In service to the Virginia Conference of the United Methodist Church

Spreading the
Good News of Jesus Christ
Abiding in God... Risk-taking, Collaborating... And Serving the Community.


Our Mission

We make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world by equipping its local churches for ministry and by providing a connection for ministry beyond the local church; all to the glory of God.

Our Vision

Equipping, energizing, and encouraging leaders for greater missional impact with vitality collaboration, innovation resources, and through cluster connections

Core Values

Spreading the
Good News of Jesus Christ,
Abiding in God,
Serving the community. 

Breakthrough Prayer

God, may your resurrection life and power give us fresh renewal.  Bring new life to our churches and our ministries.  As we stand firm in the faith, keep us from distraction.  Help us to be courageous in trying new things.  Breakthrough in our district and our lives, opening new doors and possibilities greater than we can ask or imagine.  Amen.


Boldly Forging Discipleship Paths

...through Vitality

Our Christian faith is best lived together. We build community and encourage growth with outreach, resources, and inspiration. 

Innovation Innovation ...

Through mentoring and coaching, we help pastors and lay leaders build new churches and galvanize faith communities.

... and Clusters.

Our district organizes our churches in clusters to encourage and learn from each other. 

About Our District

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Worshipping and Serving together in joyful hope.


Spread throughout central Virginia
and our District.


43 serving in extension ministries and 100 serving at local churches.


77 single-church charges, 17 multi-church charges.


Covering a total population over
1.52 million people.

Churches in our District

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