Our Mission: Developing Christian Leaders through Lifelong Learning
If you are a Certified Candidate for Ministry in the United Methodist Church (which means that you have completed your Candidacy Studies and received approval from both your Charge Conference and the District Committee on Ordained Ministry) and have your District Superintendent's permission, you are eligible to attend the Mississippi Conference Licensing School in 2015. See the full brochure for schedule, cost, and expectations.
Contemplative artist Stacy Wills will begin the day with a brief explanation of the history and use of mandalas especially for prayer, reflection and meditation. She will provide instructions and materials for participants to make and pray with their own mandalas. No previous art experience necessary. Place: The Gray Center. Time: 9:30-2:30. Cost: $30. Drinks are provided and you may bring your own lunch.
The 2015 Clergy Leadership Conference will be February 2-4 at St. Mark's in Brandon, Mississippi. More details coming soon!
Our new brochure is now available for the Mississippi Course of Study. You may download a copy at Course of Study page. Please note that the course numbers have changed! Periodically the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry revises the curriculum of the Course of Study. These new course numbers and in some cases course names reflect those changes. You will not lose credit for courses you have already taken. In some instances the order of courses has also changed. For
The 2014 Shepherd's Sabbath participants have returned from their pilgrimage to Spain led by Brad Berglund. We are slowly uploading photos of their incredible journey to share with you.