The Board of Ministry
The Board of Ministry on the Florida District exists to prepare ministers in training for ordination and to give oversight to the continuing education of those serving as pastors.
To fulfill its purpose, the Board of Ministry is organized into a Board of Credentials and a Board of Ministerial Studies.
The Board of Ministerial Credentials (click here for Ministerial Credentials page)
To evaluate and affirm the gifts and graces for ministry of those who present themselves as candidates for district licensing and eventual ordination (elder or deacon) in the Church of the Nazarene.
The Board of Ministerial Studies
To assist those who want to meet the educational requirements for eventual ordination in the Church of the Nazarene.
The Board of Ministry is also responsible for:
"Ministerial Candidate Workshop" - a semi-annual weekend event, jointly sponsored by the districts of the Southeast Region and Trevecca Nazarene Univerity's "Center for Pastoral Health."
The mentoring of ministers in training toward their goal of ordination.
To provide information and resources for the continuing education of those serving as pastors and ministers in accountability to meet annual denominational requirements for Lifelong Learning Credits.