News and Information

News and Information

Find articles written by our District Superintendents, Lay Leaders, Staff, and more here. 

DS Installation Service

DS Installation Service

On September 8, 2024 at 3:00 p.m., the Northern Virginia District will hold an installation service for our new District Superintendent, Rev. Kirk Nave. Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson will be with us to welcome Kirk into this new role. This event will take place at Burke...

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Therefore, Go!

As we approach the season of General Conference in the United Methodist Church, it's crucial to reflect on our mission: "To make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world," a mission directly inspired by the Great Commission in Matthew 28:16-20....

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We Are Called

“The desert and the parched land will be glad; the wilderness will rejoice and blossom. Like the crocus, it will burst into bloom; it will rejoice greatly and shout for joy.” Isaiah 35: 1-2a The month of February seems so very long, and grey. But now everywhere I see...

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Farewell to Sarah Calvert

Farewell to Sarah Calvert

The Northern Virginia Admin Team invites all clergy and laity of the Northern Virginia District to the Farewell Celebration honoring Rev. Dr. Sarah Calvert, District Superintendent. Event Details: Sunday, June 2 at 2:30 p.m. at Crossroads UMC43454 Crossroads...

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New District Superintendent Announced

New District Superintendent Announced

On Monday, January 22, the Virginia Conference announced upcoming changes to the Appointive Cabinet. Beginning in July, Rev. Kirk Nave will be the Northern Virginia District Superintendent, and our current DS, Rev. Dr. Sarah Calvert, will serve the Mountain View...

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Bishop Sue Visits NoVa

Bishop Sue Visits NoVa

It was a great joy to welcome Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson to Northern Virginia this weekend. Bishop Sue is visiting all Virginia Conference districts to get to know their churches, missions, ministries, and people as she continues to learn about our conference. During...

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Don’t Wait

Matthew 5:14-15 (New Revised Standard Version Updated Edition) 14 “You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid. 15 People do not light a lamp and put it under the bushel basket; rather, they put it on the lampstand, and it gives...

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Welcome New Clergy

More than 30 pastoral transitions took place in the Northern Virginia District this year. We are excited to introduce those clergy to our district.

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Affordable Housing Feasibility Studies

Have you ever wondered how your church’s property might be used in new or different ways that would serve the community AND generate revenues to support the church’s ministries?  Many church leaders are exploring how their property assets might be transformed...

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Contact the District Office

Call: 703-820-7200 | Email: NoVaAdmin@vaumc.org