The Ministerial Department works to support pastors in ministry in Wisconsin, enhancing the pastor’s ability to serve the local congregation and community. As the pastor’s pastor, the Ministerial director gives encouragement through prayer and counsel. He is also available to train, consult, assist, and recommend good resources.
Pastor training events occur four times a year, twice with professional in-service meetings, and twice for continuing education, communication, and fellowship. The department also serves lay pastors by arranging pastoral mentorship, resources, and training.
The Mission of the Wisconsin Conference is to grow passionate disciples of Jesus, prepared for Christ’s soon coming. This brief video presentation introduces Cross-Connect, an initiative for integrated discipleship, is one of four Wisconsin Conference initiatives. The focus of Cross-Connect is to call and develop every member – from birth to old age – to an active, growing, disciple of Jesus, and a center of influence for the kingdom of heaven.