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Committee on Preparation for Ministry

CO-CHAIRS FOR 2017: TE Elaine Dreeben, elaine.dreeben@gmail.com, and TE Laura Walters, revlaura@pclt.faith


NOTE:
BEFORE YOU BEGIN THIS PROCESS OR COMPLETE OR SUBMIT ANY FORMS, YOU MUST CONTACT THE CHAIR OF THE COMMITTEE ON PREPARATION FOR MINISTRY, SHOWN ABOVE.

Purpose

The Committee on Preparation for Ministry (CPM) is responsible for the care and supervision of candidates for Ministry of the Word per the Book of Order, and serves as an Administrative Commission of Presbytery for the purpose of: 1) transferring candidates for the ministry to other presbyteries, and 2) receiving candidates by transfer from other presbyteries for the purpose of accepting valid calls to ministry in Mission Presbytery.

 

2017 Meeting Dates:

All CPM meetings are held at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary (APTS)

March 24, 2017
May 26, 2017
September 15, 2017
November 10, 2017

Forms for Inquirers & Candidates:

Checklist for Inquirers & Candidates - Use this guide to insure you are ready for a meeting with CPM. Additional documents may be required as you progress through the process. NOTE: All forms and other requested information is due in the Presbytery Office one month prior to the stated meeting of CPM Inquireres/Candidates arranged to attend.

Remember, send all forms to:

Office Manager
Mission Presbytery
7201 Broadway, Ste 303
San Antonio TX 78209

Application Forms:
Form 1A — Application to be Enrolled by Presbytery as an Inquirer
Form 1B — Questions for Reflection
Form 1C — Financial Planning for Theological Education
Form 1D — Session Evaulation and Recommendation
Results of Psychological Evaluation

Forms for Enrolling an Inquirer:
Form 2A — Report of Consultation Regarding Application
Form 2B — Covenant Agreement and Inquirer Release

Forms for Consultations:
Form 3 — Pre-consultation Report on Development Areas
Form 4 — Report on Consultation

Forms to use with Candidates:
Forms for Advancing to Candidacy:
READ THIS FIRST, for completing Form 5A
Form 5A — Application to be Enrolled by Presbytery as a Candidate
Form 5B — Session Evaluation and Recommendation for Candidate, and
a Letter from Session that includes rationale for endorsement.
Form 5C — Report of consultation to become a Candidate
Form 5D — Covenant Agreement and Candidate Release

For Annual Consulation and Final Assessment:
1) Evidence of Attending Boundaries Workshop--refer to Checklist
2) Evidence of Attending Financial Planning Workshop--refer to Checklist

Forms to use to Report Actions to Others:

Form 6 — Summary Report of Final Assessment

 

 

 

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