The Office of Christian Formation helps Episcopalians in the Diocese of Virginia live into their Baptismal Covenants by offering program and formation opportunities
The Office of Christian Formation works to strengthen programming while developing new opportunities for fellowship, worship, education and spiritual exploration. The Office aims to support a Diocese that is filled with healthy congregations that are able to equip and empower their parishioners of all ages in their journey with Christ.
Their ministry areas include youth and young adult formation; Shrine Mont Camps; diocesan-wide workshops; retreats; and Christian education programs.
- Paris Ball, Director of Christian Formation
- Mike Wade, Assistant to the Director of Christian Formation
- Maggie Kennedy, Associate for Christian Formation
2017 Advent Devotionals from the Diocese of Virginia and Forma
The Diocese of Virginia and Forma are thrilled to partner together to offer this simple Advent devotional to households. In this resource you will find a brief overview of the scriptural themes for each week, ideas to try in your home to deepen your experience of Advent, and some short prayers and rituals to make your Advent experience complete. We hope that you will find a few moments each day to think about the coming of Jesus into your life.
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