Items Tagged "Leadership"
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How are vacancies filled that occur in committees?
Church Council: If a committee member resigns, how is the vacant position filled? Read More
What is the process for changing the name of an existing local church?
Charge Conference: Does the Book of Discipline address this question? Read More
Is the pastor a member of the PPR committee?
Learn how The Book of Discipline answers this question. Read More
Is the pastor a voting member of the board of trustees?
Learn how The Book of Discipline addresses this issue. Read More
What are the pastor’s voting privileges on committees?
The pastor is a member of most committees, but there are several exceptions. Read More
Can the pastor be the chairperson of a committee?
Learn how The Book of Discipline addresses this question. Read More
Does The United Methodist Church discourage pastors from having contact with their former members?
Is it true that The United Methodist Church discourages pastors from having contact with members of congregations that they previously served? Read More
When a church gets a new pastor, is it responsible for moving expenses of the pastor leaving?
What about the new pastor arriving? Learn more here: Read More
Are the new pastoral appointments posted online?
The answer may depend on your annual conference. Read More
Our pastor is being moved to another church. How is this decision made?
There are several common misconceptions about the appointment process. Learn more here: Read More
Professor touts Native American lessons
Learn about how one professor believes Native American culture can help inform solutions to the world’s pressing problems. Read More
School’s leadership program nurtures Native Americans
A new program at Saint Paul School of Theology seeks to raise the visibility of Native Americans in the church. Read More
The study addresses the leadership role of bishops in reforming and renewing our Connection and their responsibility to guard the faith, order, liturgy, doctrine and discipline of the church. Read More
FAQs: Committee Leadership
Who can serve on committees? Does the pastor serve on committees? Read More