Licensing School - Spiritual Formation

Spiritual Formation - Licensing School 2019-2020
9/27/2019 - 9/28/2019 -


A spiritual leader has personal/social discipline, an awareness of God in all of life’s circumstances, and the abilities to continue on a spiritual journey. In this class, students will:

Learn and understand the spiritual disciplines and recognize the importance of self-formation.
Understand the role of the covenant group in community formation.
Understand the importance of engagement with the world.

 Spiritual Formation (Licensing School 2019-2020) will meet at Millsaps College.

Who May Register: Candidates for ministry in the UMC who have been approved as a Certified Candidate, received the recommendation of their local church Pastor-Parish Relations Committee & Charge Conference, been approved by their District Committee on Ordained Ministry, and are preparing to receive an appointment in the 2020-2021 Annual Conference year.  Exceptions may be made at the request of a District Superintendent for those already serving a church/charge or who will appointed/assigned for the next Conference year.  Applications must be signed by the candidate's Mentor, DCOM Chair, and District Superintendent before registration will be approved.  

Registration Fee: $10 per class, payable online or by check or cash upon arrival.

Housing: Available at the Cabot Lodge Millsaps for the Friday night of each session.  
Cost:  $45/shared room; $90/single room.  Payable online with registration or by check or cash upon arrival. 

 VERY IMPORTANT! 
To reserve a hotel room, contact Karri Chaney directly at least 3 weeks in advance each and every time you need lodging. (Email) ministry@millsaps.edu 
You will only need to do this if you do not register online with your room.

Communication: All Licensing School communication will be sent to you via email, including required textbooks, assignments, locations, and any changes due to inclement weather, etc. Please make sure your email address is entered correctly on your Center for Ministry profile, and check your email regularly for information from the Center for Ministry. If you are not receiving these emails from the Center for Ministry, please call 601-974-1488 for assistance.

Weekend Schedule:

Friday
5:45pm - Opening Worship
6:45pm - 9:30pm - Class

Saturday:
8:00am - 3:00pm - Class 

 

A spiritual leader has personal/social discipline, an awareness of God in all of life’s circumstances, and the abilities to continue on a spiritual journey.

In this class, students will:
Learn and understand the spiritual disciplines and recognize the importance of self-formation.
Understand the role of the covenant group in community formation.
Understand the importance of engagement with the world.


 

Location

Millsaps College
1701 N State St , Jackson, Mississippi