Roanoke District & Virginia Conference News/Events

NMO-UMC is part of the Roanoke District of the Virginia Conference.  The Roanoke District connects sixty-nine United Methodist Churches in Bedford, Botetourt, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Montgomery, and Roanoke Counties and the cities of Roanoke and Salem with the Virginia Annual Conference, The United Methodist Church, and the World in ministry to others on behalf of Jesus Christ.  The Virginia Conference is composed of 16 districts serving over 1,200 local United Methodist congregations across most of the Commonwealth of Virginia-from the Eastern Shore to the New River Valley.

Roanoke District Cookout

Alta Mons, an outdoor ministry of the Roanoke District, is hosting its 9th Annual District Cookout Saturday, Aug. 28.  Activities include the high ropes course, swimming, hayrides, and a hike to Stiles Falls.  The day will begin with worship at 11:00 a.m. followed by a potluck meal at Noon and activities from 1:00—3:30 p.m.  Alta Mons is located at 2842 Crockett Springs Road in Shawsville.