Exploring CandidatesWondering if you are being called? Watch this short video on “Is God Calling Me?” click here. Exploring Ministry Events Calling 21 Intern ProgramCandidacy Summits United Methodist Glossary of Terms (pdf)
Becoming a Certfied CandidateCandidate Information & Forms Candidacy Summits Seminary Student Information Contact the Rev. Lindsey Baynham, Associate Director for Call, Candidacy & Discernment at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804)521-1160 if you have questions around mentoring or would like to schedule "one-on-one" training by phone or video conference.
Seeking Provisional Membership Certified Candidates and Local Pastors Seeking Provisional Membership Informal Advisory Volunteers (Word)Educational Requirements for Provisional Membership (Word)A number of applicants in the past have asked about informal advisors who would be willing to be contacted about reading papers, participating in mock interviews and generally being helpful about sharing their experiences in applying for Provisional Membership. This list of ordained clergy have volunteered to serve in this capacity and would be glad to be contacted for informal advice. Please address specific questions about your application to the Rev. Meredith McNabb, the Director of the Center for Clergy Excellence, who serves as the BOM Registrar at MeredithMcNabb@vaumc.org.
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