Virginia Mennonite Conference

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Resources for congregations and leaders

August 31, 20120
by VMC Staff

. Financial Forwardings Congregational Financial Forwardings Sheet     Salary and Benefit Guidelines Guidelines for pastors’ salaries and benefits [external link] Salary computation software [external link] Corinthian Plan [external link] Is your congregation eligible for this tax credit? [external link]     Leadership Development Leadership Handbook (with Appendices) Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedure Leadership development packets [external link] Mennonite Church USA Resources page [external link] Faith-formation resources curated by Anabaptists [external link]     Reporting forms Overseers’ quarterly report form District report form     Ministerial Training & Trust Fund …

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Youth Ministry

August 31, 20120
by VMC Staff

Youth Ministry

Mark your calendars for this upcoming youth ministry event: . Youth Workers Retreat January 23-25, 2015 Williamsburg Christian Retreat Center The Changing Face of Youth Ministry featuring Rachel S. Gerber, Mennonite Church USA Denominational Minister of Youth and Young Adults. She will set the context to how the youth of today approach faith and the church, and provide opportunities for sharing and reflection on approaches for youth ministry with this new generation. In the movie, The Fellowship of the Ring, Galadriel the elf queen says a classic line about the …

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Mennonite Women of Virginia

July 12, 20121
by Gloria Lehman
Member of the Executive Committee of Mennonite Women of Virginia

Mennonite Women of Virginia

Weekend Retreat for Women of All Ages: “Gratitude Beyond Thank You—Through failure and lament, toward resilience and joy” with Elaine Maust Natural Bridge Historic Hotel & Conference Center Natural Bridge, VA November 10-12, 2017 Sponsored by Mennonite Women of Virginia Weekend Retreat 2017 Registration Brochure Mail the registration form linked above, or contact Lois Maust at [email protected] or 540-433-7084. . . Stay up-to-date on Mennonite Women of Virginia’s Facebook page.   Mennonite Women of Virginia Empowered Women Creatively Building Christ-centered Relationships through Fellowship, Leadership, Mission and Service. . President: Gloria …

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Past Events

July 10, 20120
by VMC Staff

Past Events

Being Human in Ministry with Mandy Smith event . . Assembly 2017: Across boundaries and divisions, being “Neighbors: Strangers No More” . . Winter Delegate Session 2017 Winter 2017 Delegate Session Minutes . . Conference Assembly 2016 Approved 2016 Conference Assembly Minutes Historical list of VMC congregations November 2015 Conference Council minutes Delegate Agenda Mission Vision Task Force Report A Way Forward for VMC . . Mennonite Church USA Executive Board Statement and links Moving Forward, a statement by the Executive Board of Mennonite Church USA on the Mountain States …

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Conference Council Documents

April 4, 20120
by VMC Staff

Conference Council Documents

. November 2015 Conference Council minutes Congregations in Formation Procedures VMC Taskforce Final Report 2013 District Report Form Embracing Faithfulness, Discerning Our Differences Constitution & Bylaws VMC Delegates discussion of MC USA Healthcare Access Project

Leadership Handbook

April 4, 20120
by VMC Staff

. Leadership Handbook (with Appendices)

Forms for Reporting

April 4, 20120
by VMC Staff

. Oversight Leader Quarterly Report Form Oversight Leader Information Sheet for Credentials Committee (Oversight Leader coversheet) Credentials Committee Questionnaire Response Form

Credentialing forms and documents

April 4, 20120
by VMC Staff

. Credentialing Process Guide Sheet Credentialing forms: Ministerial Leadership Information (MLI) inquiry form (external link) Current MC USA MC Canada credentialing, competencies and education document Pastoral Training Form Spouse response form (Typeable) Spouse response form (Printable) Special Ministries application Code of Sexual Ethics for Ministers form Policies: Sexual misconduct policy manual Procedural Guidelines for Suspension of Ministerial Credentials in the Event of Conducting a Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony Credentials Committee forms: Oversight Leader Cover Sheet Credentials Committee Members Response Form

Eastern Mennonite School

April 4, 20120
by VMC Staff

Eastern Mennonite School is an organization which serves VMC members and congregations as their primary constituency. Mission Eastern Mennonite School joins home and church in calling students to faith in Jesus Christ, academic excellence, personal integrity, and compassionate service in the world. Educational philosophy: EMS has served Harrisonburg and the surrounding counties for over 90 years, combining an academically challenging curriculum with a strong commitment to Christian discipleship, peace and justice issues, service, and a global outlook. The K-12 curriculum is designed to foster reading, research, writing and presentation skills …

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Partners

April 2, 20120
by VMC Staff

Partners

. Denominational organizations . Mennonite Church USA The national denomination, officially created in 2002, to which Virginia Mennonite Conference and the following denominational organizations belong. .

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