Spiritual Formation and Vitality Resources

The Spiritual Formation Committee of the Board of Ordained Ministry coordinates the initiatives and support systems for clergy self-care and spiritual growth; including pilgrimages, Ministers’ Convocation, and Clergy Family Enrichment. Funding may be available toward registration fees through the Clergy Development Program

Self-care Covenant (Word)
Ministers Convocation   
Clergy Family Resources      
Conference Talent Bank 


Thomas Keating - Seven-minute introduction to centering prayer video.

Talent Bank for Spiritual Direction
Kimberly Barker-Brugman, Soul Story Ministries
Dawn Peck, Spiritual Life, Contemplative Prayer


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The Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church
10330 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060
P.O. Box 5606, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5606
(804) 521-1100
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