11300 Rockville Pike, Suite 408
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: 240.514.5348
Fax: 240.514.5349


Purpose: To actively explore new ways of resourcing congregations and equipping leaders for the spiritual formation of children, youth, young adults, and adults.

Function: The Spiritual Formation Ministry Team will partner, co-sponsor, and work with congregations and related organizations of NCP to help promote, resource, and enhance the discipleship and spiritual growth of individuals and groups of all age levels in NCP.This will in part be achieved by providing scholarships and grants; and sponsoring workshops, retreats, and special events. Members of the team will demonstrate a passion for equipping all ages to grow in their faith and will include pastors, educators, and other members of NCP.

Team Members:
Jen James – Chair
Sam Atiemo, TE
Noelle Castin
Shani McIlwain 
Matt Nabinger
Dan Thomas, HR
Gloria Yi, TE
LaJuan Quander, Staff

Grant Application – The Spiritual Formation Teams invites you to apply for a financial grant
to help make your program ideas happen! The grant is open to all churches in
National Capital Presbytery, with a grant up to $1,000 per church.

Scholarship Application – The Spiritual Formation Team is committed to assisting
educators, pastors, youth leaders, and lay leaders to attend regional or national
conferences, training events, or programs that help support their own spiritual formation and
continued learning in order to serve their member churches and National Capital
Presbytery. Scholarships are given to cover (or partially cover) the registration fee of
the conference or event. One scholarship is offered per year per recipient.
(click on “Scholarship Application” for form)

Upcoming Events of interest:

APCE 2020 Annual Event
Getting Outside the Box
January 29 – February 1, 2020 – Little Rock, AR

NEXT CHURCH 2020 National Gathering
WHAT DO THESE STONES MEAN? Witness, Power, and Hope
March 2-4, 2020 – Cincinnati, OH