The West Virginia Conference Communications Team produces stories of ministry and shares them across several print, video and Internet mediums. If you would like to see your ministry featured, send us an e-mail and tell us about it. Don't forget to see the resources page for digital media you can use now!

The Short Circuit (e-news)
The West Virginia Conference e-news is an easy way to stay informed on Conference-wide news, events, and announcements. We publish at least twice month, please allow 10-14 days notice for enews publication of your submission. deadline to Please e-mail submissions to us here. It's helpful if you include all logistical information (who, what, when, etc.) and a couple of sentences describing the event/announcement.
If you would like the e-news delivered directly to your inbox, please sign up here.

The Mountain Circuit
The new print and media strategies, developed over the past year by the Conference Communications Team, continue the Methodist and Appalachian traditions of innovation and adaptation. The communications team chose the image of the circuit-rider to honor our history and connection; and to remind us that the circuit-rider moved methodism forward. Circuit riders sparked a revolution!

Signup to receive these publications digitally here. and view the archive online here.

Download Publications (PDF): 

Monthly Circuit November/December 2014
Monthly Circuit October 2014

Monthly Circuit Annual Conference 2014
Monthly Circuit June 2014

Monthly Circuit April/May 2014
Monthly Circuit March 2014
Monthly Circuit February 2014

Monthly Circuit November 2013

Monthly Circuit September 2013

Mountain Circuit Summer 2014
Mountain Circuit Spring 2014

Mountain Circuit Winter 2014
Mountain Circuit Summer 2014

Click here for an online archive of our former publication, The West Virginia United Methodist.
You can also find the latest news featured on the homepage of Or you can find a list of online news stories at Use a feed aggregator or want to use our content on your website or blog? Click here for our RSS feed.

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A picture is worth a thousand words, right? Check out our Flickr gallery at for pictures from around the Conference. You can use them too, in your website, newsletter or however you tell your story.

Also check out our  YouTube channel at for videos from around the Conference.

Need Help?
Not sure where to start with marketing your church and its ministry? Here's a great resource from United Methodist Communications that takes you through the process.

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