ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WJZ) — As students head back to school virtually, a Virginia church wanted to make sure their devices were ready for learning.
So on Sunday evening, Trinity United Methodist Church in Alexandria held what it billed as a “Blessing of the Chromebooks.”READ MORE: National Weather Service Confirms EF-1 Tornado Hit Bowie, Second Tornado In Anne Arundel County
It wasn’t just Chromebooks; the church wrote on Facebook that anyone in any schooling could bring a computer or other supplies they’ll need to learn for the blessing.READ MORE: ‘It’s Not Working,’ Council Member Frustrated At Relentless Violence In Baltimore As Police Defend Crime Plan
WUSA9 reports the blessings included “may their screens be strong and uncrackable, may their battery life be long, may their internet be strong.”MORE NEWS: Civil Rights Lawyer Ben Crump Joins Lawsuit Against Baltimore City Public Schools
Classes begin Tuesday for students in Alexandria City Public Schools.