News items By: Sandy Kellen

Next Generation Leadership Initiative – Target 2030

Hopefully you have heard by now about the investment in young transformational leaders and the church of the future through the Next Generation Leadership Initiative. The Pension Boards is seeking to contribute to the greater good by encouraging, equipping and sustaining young clergy for service in local congregations of the United Church of Christ. Here’s… Read more »

Welcome to our Newest MN Conference Staff Member

Last week the office of the Minnesota Conference welcomed our newest staff member.  Alison Bents left her work with the MN Conference at the end of 2014. She is greatly missed. To serve as Administrative Assistant to the Conference Minister, the Conference has just hired Mark Hannan. Next time you call the office or drop… Read more »

FAQs Regarding the Search & Call in Minnesota

FAQs regarding Search & Call in Minnesota   How long does it take get a new settled Pastor? It depends. Based on recent searches, between 10 and 24 months. Longer if there are significant issues for an Interim Minister to address, or if a church really likes its Interim Minister. Churches that really like their… Read more »