District News

SEEDS OF HOPE-Where Faithfulness Grows-Lenten Study Booklets now @ District Office

Written by Rev. Jonathan Dierdorf (Rainelle & Bascom UMCs, Greenbrier District) with weekly reflections from WVUMC Director of Discipleship, Leadership and Congregational Vitality Ken Willard, “Seeds of Hope: Where Faithfulness Grows” is a 6-week study which includes scripture, commentary, stories, and personal witness to help spark conversations and encourage growth in discipleship. Copies are available […]

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2019 Potomac Highlands Polar Plunge

Come and join us as we raise funds to benefit C.O.M.E. Churches are invited to make one of two pledges-one for their “willing” preacher to come and wade into the waters of Mt. Storm Lake … the other for the preacher to stay dry! Plunge or support a Plunger! All are welcome to come and […]

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Rise Against Hunger!

Rise Against Hunger provides food and life changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable.  PHD has an opportunity to gather at BUMFS gym on March 10 at 4pm to package meals.  This is a great outreach for the youth of our district.  We Need YOU!  Give your Youth Leader this information and follow link for […]

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Travel the Holy Land!

Bishop Sandra Steiner Ball is leading a trip to the Holy Land in September.  Learn more today!  

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Travel the Conference and Serve with Your Mission Passport!

Posted August 30, 2018 By Joe Webb Our new Mission Passport is now available! The West Virginia Conference supports seven ongoing mission projects, two service agencies, and a host of other mission and service opportunities. Now’s your chance to not only learn more about them, but to engage with them in a variety of ways! Mission […]

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A Way Forward

As our General Conference delegates enter into a time of discernment the entire United Methodist Church is invited into a season of prayer and shared learning. The resources on this page are intended to assist us as we learn and grow together. You may also learn more about the Commission on A Way Forward on […]

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Get a Grant to Start Your Church Website

UM Communications Offers Grant for First Year Free Does your church want a website but hasn’t been able to find the startup costs in the budget? United Methodist Communications and your WV Conference Communications team are here to help! For a limited time, churches can apply for a Website Development Grant through UMComm that includes […]

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Your Good Name: Protecting Your Church Website Domain

Posted October 30, 2018 By Deborah Coble Back in 2005 one of our WVUMC churches launched a website.  Things were going well.  However, over time the website became out dated and volunteers stopped making the necessary updates, so when the time rolled around to pay for the website name (domain name) it just didn’t get […]

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A Message from Our Disaster Response Director

As most of you are aware, natural disasters have brought great destruction and devastation to many parts of the world. Hurricanes and fires have disrupted the lives of many. In events such as these, our hearts break for the survivors and creates in us a desire to help. Our first call, as people of faith, […]

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