Center for the Ministry of Teaching

Equipping the Church for Faith Formation

Welcome! The CMT provides resources and training for thoughtful, innovative Christian formation for all ages. Let us know how we can help you.

Who we are

  • Christian leaders, both lay and ordained
  • Passionate about faith formation
  • Committed to learning and sharing best practices across the Church

What we do

  • Work with ministers and faith communities to support the development of healthy, vital Christian formation experiences
  • Offer extensive resources both in our physical location at Virginia Theological Seminary and online
  • Deliver up-to-date research and news on best practices in formation
  • Share creative ideas and how-to’s for teachers and ministry directors
  • Provide training on a variety of topics related to Christian education
News, resources, and research on Christian formation 

Ideas and activities you can use right now

Quarterly print publication with articles and news on Christian education

Conversations about faith and culture

Annual conference and regional bootcamps on ministry in the digital world
Reviews of Vacation Bible School curricula from major publishers
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Resource Center Hours (or by appointment)
Key Hall Open
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Key Hall Open
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Key Hall Open
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Digital Office Hours
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Upcoming Availability