Committees On Ministry

One of the most helpful tools for Committees on Ministry and Members-in-Discernment is the United Church of Christ Manual on Ministry.  You can find detailed support for all steps of Authorized Ministry and additional information at

The Michigan Conference is gathering more supporting documents and resources and will share them here soon.

2024 Boundary Training

All Michigan Clergy – active and retired – are required to attend Boundary Training on a regular schedule.  Your Association Committee on Ministry or the Conference Office ( can assist you in making sure you know when your next Boundary Training is due.


Rev. Cheryl Burke, Associate Conference Minister of Clergy Care and Formation

will be offering two, Full Day Boundary Trainings for the Conference in 2024

These trainings are designed around the Ordained Minister’s Code 

  • Tuesday April 9, 9:30am – 3:30pm Cost $25.00 Register HERE
  • Second date for Fall TBD


Dates for Online Boundary Training from the Southern New England Conference for 2024 have also been released.  Cost $85.00    Find additional information HERE

  • June 5, 9:30-2:30
  • Sept 16, 9:30-2:30
  • Nov 12 & 13, 6:30-8:30

Dates for Online Boundary Training with LeaderWise in the Wisconsin Conference

  • October 15 and 16, 2024  You must attend both days to meet the requirement. Cost $85.00  Registration information to come.
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