equipping pastors to meet special congregational needs

Intentional

Intentional appointed for a specific purpose including but limit to:

-Aftercare in the event of clergy disability, death or misconduct
-Conflict management
-Paragraph 213 Assessments
-Pastoral transitions
-Sabbatical Leave support

Interim

Interim – appointed for a designated time period agreed upon in advance

  • Interim appointments may be made for less than full time service
  • Interim appointments may be made at times other than annual conference
  • The length of Interim service is established in advance and may be for less than one year

 


 

 

Ministry

Ministryproviding leadership and pastoral care to congregations

IIMS are experienced, effective clergy specially trained to meet special congregational needs.
They do all that the pastor is supposed to do and more

 

Specialist

Specialist—experienced, effective and specially trained clergy

IIMS are encouraged to continue honing their gifts for ministry and to “specialize” in a particular ministry area.  Some IIMS specialties include…more>>