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Long-Term Leave

Long-Term Leave

Appointed clergy are eligible to take a renewal leave to seek rest and renewal, educational opportunities, and/or spiritual growth of one month during one year every quadrennium. The time away is in addition to vacation time. The local church continues providing compensation and benefits during the pastors leave.

Please fill out the following request form.

In addition to filling out this request form, please create and submit a plan for learning and growth as well as pastoral coverage. You can email the document to Bea Stucke or drop it in the following file request link HERE.

Thank you for your submittal. A copy of this request will go to the BOM chair and your district superintendent. You will be contacted you as soon as possible.


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