Clergy Resources

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Member in Discernment procedure manual

Student Aid Program for Members in Discernment

Procedure manual for licensure

Clergy continuing education financial aid information and application

UCC Ministerial Code

Search and Call resources

Financial and Insurance

Retirement Resources for Ministers

Church Ministry and Management

Marks of Faithful and Effective Authorized Ministers


Boundary Training

Boundary training is offered twice a year in the Wisconsin Conference.  The Commission on Church and Ministry offers boundary training in June just before Annual Meeting at Green Lake Conference Center.  In the fall, boundary training is offered by one of the four Associations.  Check the Conference calendar for upcoming dates.

Manual on Ministry Update

The NEW 2017 Draft of the United Church of Christ’s Manual on Ministry can now be found online at In addition to the re-visioned draft MOM a new Discussion Guide, Chart of ‘what is still in discernment’ and ‘what can be used now’ as well as feedback forms are all available on that webpage.

Marks of Faithful and Effective Authorized Ministers

A revised set of the Marks of Faithful and Effective Authorized Ministers is now online at Updated companion resources such as a Marks Assessment Rubrics and new Journaling the Journey are currently available through UCC Resources (

All members of the United Church of Christ are encouraged to read, reflect and engage with these resources as we together commit to seeking faithful responses to God’s call for excellence in ministerial formation, authorization and oversight.

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