Richmond District Next Level Innovations

The Richmond District has begun its 2nd Cohort of Next Level Innovations Churches.  We are excited about what God is doing in our churches and remain faithful to prayer as we discern how to help our churches reach more lives for Christ.

If you would like more information about NLI, please contact Maria Maxwell at

Cohort 1 Churches (2018-2021)

Discovery UMC, Richmond

Lebanon UMC, Richmond

St. Mark’s UMC, Richmond

VA Beach UMC, Elizabeth River

Woodlake UMC, Richmond

Cohort 2 Churches (2019-2022)

Chester UMC, James River 

Good Shepherd UMC, Richmond

Providence UMC-New Kent, Richmond

Shady Grove UMC-Mechanicsville, Richmond