Is God Calling You?

God calls everyone to love and serve God. God calls some for licensed or ordained ministry.
These steps serve two purposes; they help you to deepen your own understanding of your call, and they help us to know you and be a part of your discernment process to be a certified candidate in the United Methodist Church.

  1. Ask

    Ask a pastor to talk with you about answering God’s call. You might read The Christian as Minister also.

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  2. Explore

    Where you belong, how to apply, work with a mentor.

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  3. Declare

    You are ready, know your call, your pastor and church recommend you.

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  4. Certify

    Complete forms, take psychological test, become conference Safe Sanctuary certified, interview with the District Committee on Ordained Ministry (DCOM) to seek approval.

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