The Advisory Process for S/PPRC and the Pastor to discern a pastoral change is crucial. The following information is required as a part of the consultation process as the Bishop and Cabinet evaluate each pastoral appointment. This advisory form is to be completed by the Pastor and Staff/Parish-Parish Relations Committee members.
This form should be used for ordination candidates, employment applicants and employees as part of an employment screening processes. For more info click here
This form should be used for all volunteers and employees who work with children, youth and/or vulnerable adults in your church or ministries. For more info click here
Guidelines for Board of Ordained Ministry Visit with Pastor Parish Relations Committee
The committee on finance is required to make provision for an annual audit of the records of all the financial officers (including the financial secretary or church business manager and treasurers) of the church and all its organizations and shall report to their district. Guidelines for handling the local church audit can be found on the conference website under 'Finance and Administration.' First click on the 'Local Church Finance & Clergy Tax Information' and then click the link under 'Church Audit Guide.'
Mississippi Conference plan members can print and take this form with you to your HealthyYou or Medicare annual physical appointment and have your physician’s office sign this form. You will qualify for a $75 cash incentive reward for completing a HealthyYou screening or a Medicare Annual physical. Up to three family members are eligible.
What is the Ministerial Education Fund?
MEF is a service loan offered to candidates for ordination who pursuing a Masters level theological degree. MEF is funded through the generosity of United Methodist people across Mississippi and around the world through mission shares and special offerings.