CliftonStrengths Finder

CliftonStrengths is being used as a key development tool for all conference clergy and also conference leaders. In the workshops related to CliftonStrengths a few topics have come up multiple times. Links below highlight some of those key points.

To order a code to upgrade your CliftonStrengths account to include the Full 34 Theme report for a discounted price of $30.75, click here. (Currently this offer expires on 12/11/19.) Note: This is only if you have already completed the CliftonStrength Finder assessment and have your Top 5 results. 

To see basic information about the four Domains of CliftonStrengths, which themes are found in each domain, and basic descriptions of each of the 34 themes, click here.


Staff Strengths Workshops

Three Staff Strengths workshops are scheduled in various locations in late winter 2020. These are designed for teams of 3 to 10 people from a church to attend together, including the pastor(s) and paid or unpaid staff. All participants should take the CliftonStrengths assessment prior two weeks prior to participating in the workshop. They are scheduled:

  • Troy UMC, Monday, February 10, 4:00-7:00 pm. The church will provide a light supper. Space is limited. To register your team, contact the church via email ( or phone (618-667-6241) with the number who will attend from your church.

  • Champaign Faith UMC, Tuesday, February 25, 10:30 am-1:30 pm. The church will arrange a light lunch. To register, contact Sheryl Palmer ( with the number who will attend from your church.

  • Pekin Grace UMC, Wednesday, March 4, 10:00 am-12:30 pm. (no meal) To register your team, click here.

To order discounted codes for those from your team who need to take the CliftonStrengths assessment, click here. You can purchase codes for $10.25 each. (Normally $19.99 each when purchased directly through Gallup.)


Other CliftonStrengths resources may be posted here in the future.