Candidacy Retreat
Friday, August 16, 2019 at 1:00 PM to Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM

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Chiara Center
4875 Laverna Rd.
Spriingfield, IL 62707

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Kathy Crozier

Candidacy Retreats for persons wishing to become certified candidates for ministry will be Aug. 16-17, at the Chiara Center in Springfield. The retreat will run from 1 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Saturday. Lodging will be at the Chiara Center and is included in the registration.
The retreat enables participants to worship together, have a chance to ask questions and learn about call, learn about the process of ordained ministry and meet with mentor groups.
Cost is $325 (includes lodging, meals and psychological assessment)
Prerequisites (for more info see:
• Read and discuss The Christian as Minister with their pastor, campus minister or other clergy
• Write a letter to DS describing your call to ministry and requesting an appointment to discuss your call and complete required paperwork
Required for all candidates for ministry: licensed local pastor, deacon or elder
For more information and to obtain the link for registration, contact Kathy Crozier at , who serves the IGRC Board of Ministry as its vocational discernment coordinator.
Registration Deadline is: Aug. 9.

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