Virginia Annual Conference

Most membership growth has occurred in Africa, although there are bright spots in worship attendance in the United States. more

Jan 30, 2018 2:33 PM In the Church

The Rev. Dr. John D. Copenhaver explains his spiritual and theological motivations for conducting a same-sex marriage prior to beginning a three-month suspension from ministry for violating the Book of Discipline. more

Mar 20, 2015 10:52 AM Advocating Justice

Hands in prayer

United Methodist News Service Photo by Corey Daniel Godbey

#VAUMC14: Connection – Institution vs. Reality

Just because The United Methodist Church has a "connectional" system, that doesn't mean United Methodists form the kind of relationships that make for genuine Christian community, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. more

Jun 25, 2014 10:45 AM Morgan Guyton

DRC Prayer

UMNS photo by Paul Jeffrey

Newly assigned Bishop Young Jin Cho has joined the Virginia Conference's jurisdictional delegation in urging clergy and laity to participated in a "spiritual renewal covenant." more

Sep 4, 2012 2:53 PM In the Church 1 Comments