If you work or volunteer for the United Church, this section provides practical answers, forms and guidelines, and support to help equip you to do your work.
The Joint Ministry Working Group invites responses to a proposal to identify DLMs serving in pastoral ministry, diaconal ministers, and ordained ministers as all part of one order of ministry.
Incorporating as a United Church ministry involves not only provincial/federal regulations but also church requirements, which are identified in The Manual and the Incorporated Ministries Policy.
A new model for compensation of ministry personnel was approved by the 39th General Council, 2006. The church is moving toward implementing all aspects of that model.
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