Join the Supportive Ministries Team and colleagues in ministry from around the Conference (and beyond) in an hour-long Zoom gathering on the first Wednesday of each month to practice having conversations with members of your community that explore deeper questions that in time can “Nurture the Soul of the Beloved Community.”
The next meeting takes place at noon Central time on January 3, 2024 12:00 PM
Please join us for a discussion on the “questions to ponder” listed in the newsletter.
Director of Music, Part Time
This progressive church with a vibrant music program is looking for one who is eager to bring a fresh approach to Christian worship. The Director leads the vocal choir and bell choir. In its recruitment in the community, it auditions high school Music Scholars. Read more about it here.
Part time Organist/Pianist
1st Congregational UCC, Fort Atkinson is seeking a part-time Organist/Pianist, which normally takes 2-3 hours per seek. Call them at (920) 563-4802 for more information.
Part-time Director of Children and Family Ministries
MCC/Community of Hope UCC, Madison, is seeking a permanent, part-time Director of Children and Family Ministries to work 10-20 hours/week.
Communities of Practice for Clergy
Registration now open for groups starting in September.
Note: Previous COP participants need to register again each year to continue in a group.
Communities of Practice clergy groups provide the sustenance that your ministry needs in order to be effective well into the future. COP groups are designed to be peer learning groups, focused both on the practice of ministry and your growth in your role as a pastoral minister.
Council of Churches and United Way of Wisconsin have been chosen to facilitate digital equity and broadband access. A key part of this is for churches to participate in listening sessions.
GRANTS TO HELP REPAY SEMINARY DEBT
Clergy who are new to Wisconsin or who are recently ordained may qualify for Seminary Debt Repayment
Grants made possible by the Wisconsin Conference Forward in Faith capital campaign.
Funds will be awarded based upon the recommendations of the Associate Conference Ministers and approved by the Conference Board of Directors. Applications are due by November 7.
Borrow “God’s Doors Are Open to All”
Created to remind us to boldly stand in Solidarity with LGBTQ & Orlando, Florida communities to represent our Open and Affirming congregations and to encourage us all to let love be stronger than hate.
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Communities of Practice Groups for Clergy and Christian Educators
Communities of Practice for Christian Education Faith Formation