Board of Ordained Ministry Provisional Applicant Orientation Session

St Mark’s United Methodist Church 900 Washington St E, Charleston, WV

August 6 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Event Navigation A session to explain the Board of Ordained Ministry process leading to application for provisional ministry and commissioning. Anyone planning to apply to enter this process during the 2018-2019 conference year should plan to attend. Jake Steele, Board of Ordained Ministry Registrar, will facilitate this …

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Conference-wide dCOM Training

Saint John XXIII Pastoral Center 100 Hodges Rd, Charleston, West Virginia

From: Rev. Dr. Bonnie MacDonald WV UMC Office of Leadership Formation and Ministry Support (304) 344-8331, bmacdonald@wvumc.org Friday, September 14 @ Saint John XXIII Pastoral Center, 100 Hodges Rd, Charleston, WV 25314 5:30 pm - For DSs and dCOM Chairpersons Friday evening’s session is for District Superintendents and dCOM chairs only and will begin at …

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Professional Boundaries for Clergy and Those Serving in Ministerial Roles

This training is required for all active clergy and lay people who are assigned to pastoral charges in the West Virginia Annual Conference, including certified lay ministers. Others serving in ministerial leadership roles in local congregations are encouraged to attend, and should consult their district superintendent. You may choose to attend any of the six training …

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Beginning Well: Guiding Pastoral Transitions

West Virginia Wesleyan College 59 College Ave., Buckhannon, WV

A gathering for all pastors and staff/pastor parish chairpersons facing pastoral transitions in 2019. The group will meet from 10am-3pm in the Social Hall. Participants will have opportunity to plan both ending and beginning transitions. Lunch will be provided.