The Clergy Support Ministry shall provide opportunities for continuing education and support to augment the work of the Conference Minister and the Association Committees on Church and Ministry.
Clergy Day is an annual event of the NH Conference for Ordained, Licensed, and Retired Clergy plus Members in Discernment. It is an opportunity to meet with our Conference Minister for worship and learning to strengthen our shared covenant.
Clergy Day 2020 - Wednesday, April 29
Gather at 8:30 a.m. - Program 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: New Hampshire Conference United Church of Christ, 140 Sheep Davis Road, Pembroke, NH 03275
The keynote speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Rachael Keefe, author of The Life-Saving Church: Faith Communities and Suicide Prevention. Rachael will be addressing the challenges and best-practices of suicide prevention and the church.
A New Thing Task Force of the NH Conference would like to support you in the challenge of leading our churches. This is a 2 year Leadership Development Class for a team of laity and clergy from any church. The first year will be curriculum-based, inspired by the UCC Pension Board’s Next Generation Leadership Initiative, and the second year will be a supported and peer-focused as the concepts are applied in individual churches. This will include a congregational assessment tool and great teachers.
This class will be partially fund by the Pembroke Fund of the NH Conference and has been endorsed by the Clergy Support Ministry of the Conference.