February is Black History Month. More... and More...

Pictures from mission team in Cambodia. More...

Details about the May 8-10 event. More ...

Join the Bishop in reading the Bible in 2017. More...

Registration open for April 1 Bishop's Prayer Convocation. More...

Early Response Teams needed in Hampton Roads area. More...

Prayers, financial gifts, volunteer work teams needed. More ...



Bishop Lewis calls for prayers, gifts to Disaster Response Fund.
  NEW! Continued support needed for Hurricane Matthew relief 
Early Response teams needed in Hampton Roads area.

Tornado Response:

Tornado Relief Updates.
Donate online now.
The Virginia Conference needs work teams to help with long-term recovery in areas affected by the February tornado outbreak. Team members do not have to be ERT credentialed to help during the recovery phase. For additional information or to schedule a time for your team to serve, contact Forrest White, Long-Term Recovery Manager and UMVIM Coordinator, via email at VirginiaUMVIM@gmail.com or cell phone, (804) 938-1026.
Email VirginiaUMVIM@gmail.com for information about a unique fundraiser called "Wall of Giving/Walls of Living" for churches and districts.

Equipping local churches for ministry and providing a connection for ministry beyond the local church

Virginia Conference Mission Statement


No Cabinet changes for 2017-2018. More...


Feature Article: A Day in the life of Joanna Dietz. More...


Madeline Pillow named Communications director. More...


Heart Havens takes part in #GivingTuesday. More...


Hopewell church partners with elementary school for hurricane relief. More...  Watch video

Council of Bishops  announces membership of the Commission on a Way Forward. More...

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Upcoming Events

Bishops' Foundation
Tue, 28 Feb 2017
All Day Event

National Association of UMMen Conference PresidentsEvent spans multiple days
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 -
Sun, 05 Mar 2017

All Day Event

Clergy Spouse Retreat
Fri, 03 Mar 2017
3:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Board of Ordained Ministry Meeting and InterviewsEvent spans multiple days
Sun, 05 Mar 2017 -
Wed, 08 Mar 2017

All Day Event

Conference Trustees
Mon, 06 Mar 2017
All Day Event

Open House at the Instructional Resource Center at Morton LibraryEvent spans multiple days
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 -
Thu, 09 Mar 2017

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Music Workshop, Fredericksburg
Sat, 11 Mar 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

UMVIM Team Leader Training, Roanoke District
Sat, 11 Mar 2017
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Board of Laity
Sat, 11 Mar 2017
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM



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