Anna Gail Workman steps down as conference director of Congregational Development

Anna Gail Workman

Due to ongoing physical concerns related to her Oct. 18 back surgery, Anna Gail Workman will not be able to continue her ministry as director of Congregational Development and Evangelism for the Virginia Conference.

During her eight years of ministry with the Virginia Conference, Anna has served as the primary conference staff leader with new faith communities. This staffing responsibility has included resourcing the Church Development Team during its formation and development of procedures that assist the Cabinet in discerning the location of new faith communities and identification of new faith community planters. Anna also served as the primary staff person for the 250 Task Force that developed All Things New, a strategic response to beginning 250 new faith communities and revitalizing existing congregations in the Virginia Conference.

"In the years to come, our Conference will continue to reap the benefits of Anna’s ministry through the formation of new faith communities that will share the good news of Jesus Christ," said the Rev. Marc Brown, director of Connectional Ministries. "I invite you to join me in expressing gratitude to Anna for her ministry and offering prayers for God’s blessings and healing."

Anna Gail leads a workshop.
Anna’s email address is Her mailing address is 2114 US 70, Mebane, NC 27302.

A separate announcement regarding the position of director of Congregational Excellence will be posted by the Common Table Personnel Committee. Administrative responsibilities for the office of Congregational Excellence will be overseen by the director of Connectional Ministries until the position is filled.



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