Bishop Cho calls for prayers, gifts to Disaster Response Fund. More ...

Donations benefit Virginia United Methodist Homes fund. More...

News and photos from General Conference More...

2016 Annual Conference to be June 17-19 in Roanoke. More...

2016 Offering Goal is $150,000. More...


Tornado Response:

Bishop Cho calls for prayers, gifts to Disaster Response Fund. More ...

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The response phase has ended. The recovery phase is scheduled to begin in late April or during May. Volunteer team members do not have to be ERT credentialed, but they must have an UMVIM certified leader. If you wish to put a team together, download the Work Team Processing form. Complete and return it to the Rev. Kirk Culpepper at or mail it to P.O. Box 1026 Portsmouth, VA 23705. For more information, call the conference Disaster Information line at 1-866-264-8488 or (804) 337-3569 or e-mail

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Virginia Conference Mission Statement


Virginia Conference offices in Glen Allen will close at 1 p.m. Friday, May 27, and remain closed all day Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Offices will reopen at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 31.

Bishop Cho issues pastoral letter following General Conference. More...

Council of Bishops issues letter following 2016 General Conference. More ...

Council of Bishops offers General Conference "A way forward." More ...

Linda Rhodes, Communications director, to retire Sept. 1. More ...

Contributions honoring Bishop Cho to fund 'Spiritual Leadership' training. More...

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Upcoming Events

Licensing SchoolEvent spans multiple days
Thu, 26 May 2016 -
Fri, 03 Jun 2016

All Day Event

UM Center Closed for Memorial Day
Mon, 30 May 2016
All Day Event

UMVIM Team Leader Training, Eastern Shore
Sat, 04 Jun 2016
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Ordinands' RetreatEvent spans multiple days
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 -
Thu, 09 Jun 2016

All Day Event

UMVIM Team Leader Training, Central UMC, Staunton
Sat, 11 Jun 2016
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

UMVIM Team Leader Recertification, Central UMC, Staunton
Sat, 11 Jun 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM



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The Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church
10330 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060
P.O. Box 5606, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5606
1-800-768-6040 or (804) 521-1100
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