Tuesday, March 2, 2021


Celebrating St. Patrick is more than creating leprechaun traps. The Parish Book Store has books for adults and children to celebrate the Patron Saint of Ireland as well as cards to remind the receiver that they are blessed.


Tuesday, February 23, 2021


Going up on our “virtual bookshelves” are recommendations for books to celebrate  Women’s History Month.  Titles include books for children of all ages and adults. Check us out at bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore.  Or, for those who want to peruse our titles in the actual store, call 757-425-0114 or email books@easternshorechapel.org to make an appointment.


Tuesday, February 16, 2021


The Parish Book Store Book Group’s next read is Hallelujah, Anyhow!: A Memoir by the late Rt. Rev. Barbara Harris, first women elected to the episcopacy in the Anglican Communion.  Our discussion will be in March, plenty of time to get the book and read (less than 200 pages).  The book is available in the store (just call 757-425-0114 or email books@easternshorechapel.org to make an appointment) or online at bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore.


Tuesday, February 9, 2021



The Parish Book Store has Lenten resources for you!  Among our titles are Living the Way of Love: a 40-Day Devotional &The Great Belonging, the book for Fr. Cameron’s book study.  You can call us (757-425-0114) or email us (books@easternshorechapel.org) to make an appointment to peruse our resources.  A volunteer is in the store every Tuesday & Thursday morning from 9 to 11, but someone will meet you any day convenient to your schedule.  You can also order from bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore & have the book shipped directly to your home.  Lots of options…NO excuses!

Tuesday, February 2, 2021


 Thanks to all who have ordered from bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore.  The Parish Book Store made $300 from those sales (30% from each book’s purchase price).  But that is not all!  Because we are affiliated with bookshop.org, we earned a 10% share of its overall profits (over $10 million from books purchased through its web site) which came to $1,895!  The Parish Book Store has ended this pandemic-stricken year IN THE BLACK!  Please continue to order books from bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore, and remember, we are open by appointment.  Call us (757-425-0114) or email us (books@easternshorechapel.org), and we will set up a time to meet at your convenience.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021


Celebrate Black History Month with a book from the Parish Book Store!  Check out or virtual bookshelves at bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore to see what we recommend and order!  Or make an appointment by emailing us (books@easternshorechapel.org) or calling 757-425-0114.  Susan or Marty are in the store on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons, but we will happily accommodate your schedule.



Wednesday, January 20, 2021


Prayers, the “help, thanks, wow” words that bring us comfort, strength and joy, are not just for adults.  Recognizing the need for our children to be grounded in prayer, the Parish Book Store  has among its titles Candle Walk:  A Bedtime Prayer to GodPeanut Butter & Jelly Prayers, and Prayers for Faithful Families: Everyday Prayers for Everyday Life.  Check out our virtual bookshelves at bookshop.org/shop/parishbookstore to find other resources.  Or make an appointment to visit the store by calling 757-425-0114 or emailing us at books@easternshorechapel.org.