Welcome to the
Appalachian District Council
of the Assemblies of God
Thanks for taking the time to visit our site! It is designed to help you connect with news, events, ministries, and other life giving resources within our district.
The Appalachian District of the Assemblies of God is a network of Spirit-filled churches and ministers releasing life in the Appalachian region and beyond. Its mission is threefold: Empowering Leaders, Equipping Ministry, Encouraging Community. The district is set in the beautiful mountains of southern West Virginia and southwestern Virginia.
If you are looking for a church within our district, you can find that information using the Church Locator. As always, if you have any questions, please contact us!
AG.org News & Information
AG World Missions Offers Open Invitation to World Prayer Meeting
The annual AG World Missions global online World Prayer Meeting is coming on May 28. Individuals are urged to watch online and churches are encouraged to consider projecting the broadcast to their congregation in place of the Wednesday night service as the webcast will be available by 7 p.m. in all U.S. time zones.
Valley Forge Christian College Celebrates 75th Anniversary
Valley Forge Christian College (VFCC), Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, continued its 75th anniversary celebration with a special celebration event held on April 9 where the college recognized its achievements and historic accomplishments.
Fewer Americans Heading to Cineplex, Poll Finds
Recent poll finds more people preferring to stay at home to view movies, while a review site reports that films with strong Christian, redemptive worldviews earn more in domestic box office receipts than movies with non-Christian worldviews by a significant margin.
AG Grows By Attracting New Generation
As the world continues to vie for the attention of the younger generation, the Assemblies of God is one of the few U.S. denominations where young people are flocking. Statistics indicate approximately 40 percent of the Fellowship's more than 3 million adherents are 25 and younger.
Africa's Hope Launches New Website
In addition to showcasing its ministries, the new Africa's Hope website also includes an interactive map of Africa. Click on the individual country to reveal the Bible schools and students Africa's Hope supports in that country.