Upcoming District Events

Find a list of upcoming NoVa District events below.

Events are open to all unless they are designated CLERGY ONLY.

If you are looking for our Master Calendar which contains Virginia Conference and Local Church events, you can find that here.

“How understanding your church’s love language can lead to vitality”

Saturday, February 17. 2024


On Saturday, February 17 the NoVa District will host a workshop with Rev. Dr. Michael Beck, Author/Pastor/Professor/Coach/Consultant

We will host this workshop from 10-3 at Oakton UMC. REGISTER

Designed for church teams, this workshop will include lunch and a copy of Michael’s book: The Five Congregational Personality Types: An Ancient Pathway for Congregational Renewal in the 21st Century

This workshop is designed to help your team flourish in the 21st century.

 Questions? Email NoVaDistrict@vaumc.org


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Called District Conference

Sunday, February 18. 2024

The District Conference will meet for the purpose of receiving and acting upon a recommendation/s concerning the NOVA District parsonage. A task group of the Administrative Team will present a report with a recommendation/s and concept as to moving forward in a timely manner so to be ready as NOVA DS leadership transitions in June.
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Seminary for a Day

March 14, 2024

For Clergy Only

Rev. Dr. Andrew Root will be in Northern Virginia this March as our speaker for Seminary for A Day. 

We will meet on Thursday, March 14 at Galilee UMC (45425 Winding Rd, Sterling, VA 20165) beginning at 9:30 a.m.

This event costs $25/person. Lunch is included.  REGISTER

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Lay Servant Academy

Friday, April 12 & Saturday, April 13

Registration will open soon!

Classes Offered:

  • Lay Servant Ministries Basic Course
  • Soul Reset: Relearning the Rhythms of Grace Through Daily Life with God
  • Dancing with Words
andy root and three books he wrote with info about seminary for a day

General Conference Debrief

May 8, 2024


This will be a virtual event. Rev. Jeff Mickle, General Conference Delegate and former Alexandria District Superintendent will be with us to answer the question: “What just happened?”


General Conference 2024 logo + GC Debriefing information

Annual Conference

June 20-22, 2024

Hampton, VA



Annual Conference Orientation will be June 4 via Zoom. Details to come. 

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