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Leadership Development

Board of Ordained Ministry

Board of Ordained Ministry

The Board of Ordained Ministry is responsible for supporting persons who respond to God's call to professional ministry as an elder, deacon, licensed local pastor, or other certified and licensed ministry options.

Board of Ordained Ministry Information and Guidelines

Ordained Ministry-Full Membership (Deacons/Elders) and Process for Deacons or Elder Path

Provisional Membership (Commissioning)

Associate Membership and Process for Local Licensed Pastor and Associate Member Path

Additional resources:

Making Disciples Project

Sermon Uploading Instructions

Background Check Forms

Licensing School:

The next Dakotas Conference Licensing School will be June 22-28, 2019 at Lake Poinsett, SD. For questions, please contact the dean Rev. Val Reinhiller.

Board of Ordained Ministry Leadership