Fires, and hurricanes, and pandemics; oh, my!
Authorizable Call: What is an authorizable call? What is an ordainable call? What is the difference?
The Member in Discernment Portfolio
When there’s violence in our streets and systems of injustice threatening the lives of God’s people, we do what we can to bring transformation and healing.
The core competencies and essential functions of a Committee on Ministry and its members instructs Committees on Ministry (COMs) to practice discernment and prayer and to model discernment to the rest of the Church.
It is a confusing Eastertide for many of us, having experienced a different sort of Easter joy in the midst of so much sorrow, illness, and global uncertainty.
Dear Committee on Ministry Members,
Many of you find yourselves in a destabilizing time right now, with pressing work before you, increased responsibilities (and steep learning curves for many) in other arenas of life, and concern about the health and safety of so many.
“I don’t know who I am apart from my identity as pastor.
Blessings of Epiphany to you. Blessings of shadows and light, revealing, illuminating, and celebrating!
Committees on Ministry are entrusted with the support and accountability of ministers in the UCC.