Conference offices will be closed Monday, January 17, 2022 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

Spiritual Formation and Renewal

Spiritual Renewal Grant for WNC Clergy and Lay Ministry Professionals

Grants will be available mid-January 2022.

The Western North Carolina Conference Leadership Development Team (LDT) invites you to get away to intentionally seek the presence of God in a space, and in a posture before God, that you can receive what God has to offer you away from the myriad of needs in your community!...


Spiritual Renewal Grant

The WNCC Leadership Development Team wants to help nurture your spirit in order to be renewed and restored in life and in ministry. 


Retreats for Sabbath Rest and Renewal

Find places for leaders to get away for Sabbath rest and renewal. 


Western North Carolina Spiritual Directors by Districts.

This list of spiritual directors has been compiled on behalf of the Leadership Development Team.


School of the Spirit

School of the Spirit offers five 2-day retreats designed to equip, empower and nurture transformation through the ancient spiritual disciplines of Jesus and the early church.


Davidson Centre for the Professions Clergy Program

The Clergy Program is a unique, five-day comprehensive personal assessment that includes continuing leadership skills for clergy and church professionals of all faith traditions.


Sabbath Life

Small cohorts of ministry professionals gather one day each month over the course of a year to practice rhythms of Sabbath through work in the garden; worship, Holy Communion, and eating together faithfully; shared silence and rest; reflection together and prayer.