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Wednesday, June 23, 2010
The Eastern PA Conference of the United Methodist Church Licensing School
New Format—The School will be run the entire year. You can enter it every quarter.
Fall is Christian Education.
Spring is Church Administration/Leading a Congregation
Winter is Preaching/Worship
Summer is Pastoral Care
Interested in Pastoral Ministry as a certified and licensed Local Pastor?
A local alternative to the NEJ Licensing School
Come to a Licensing School sponsored by the Eastern PA Conference Board of Ordained Ministry and held at the teaching pastor’s church: West Chester UMC, Hatboro (Lehman Memorial UMC), Christ’s Church UMC Lansdale, and Covenant UMC Lancaster
Cost $895 for all four segments or $250 per segment
Four Major Areas of Study:
Christian Education/Nancy Shane/Sept. 25, Oct. 30 and Nov. 20, 2010
Preaching/Worship/Sacraments/Tom Haugh/Jan. 22, Feb. 12, 26, 2011
Church Administration/ Leading a Congregation/Larry Leister/Mar.19,Apr. 9, 30, 2011
Pastoral Care/Truman Brooks/June 25, July 16 and 30, 2011
Course instructors are clergy in the Eastern PA Conference
Who Should Attend?
Certified Candidates open to appointment as Local Pastors and Persons looking for alternative to the NEJ licensing school.