2021 Orientation to Ministry A requirement for becoming a certified candidate and an invitation to those exploring a career in ministry. Program Includes: • Elder, deacon, local pastor, and certified lay ministries information and process of ordination • Several UMC Seminaries discussing degrees, certification, and financial aid Registrant Name* First Last Address* Street Address City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Home PhoneCell PhonePlease leave blank if no cell phoneEmail* Enter Email Confirm Email Gender*Male and/or identify as maleFemale and/or identify as femaleGenerational Group*Born before 1925Born in years 1925 -1942Born in years 1943 - 1964Born in years 1965 - 1979Born in years 1980 - 2000Born in years 2001 and laterEthnicity*You may select any combination that applies or enter a description in the "Other" option African-American Asian White Hispanic Multi-Ethnic Native American Pacific Islander Other District*NorthEastSouthWestNorth District*Select from North District ChurchesA Grain of Mustard Seed UMF - Las VegasAdvent UMC - Las VegasBoulder City UMCCommunity UMC - WilliamsCommunity UMC - CalienteDesert Spring UMC - Las VegasFederated Community Church - FlagstaffFirst Tongan UMF - Las VegasFirst UMC - WinslowFirst UMC - HendersonGlobal Community UMC - Las VegasGrace Fil-Am Ministry - Las VegasGreen Valley UMC - HendersonHolbrook UMCHope UMC - Bullhead CityJourney UMC - Las VegasKorean UMC - Las VegasMesquite UMCMohave Valley UMC - Fort MohavePage Community UMCPahrump Valley UMC - PahrumpParker UMCSt. John's UMC - KingmanSt. Michael's UMC - Lake Havasu CityTrinity Heights UMC - FlagstaffTrinity UMC - Las VegasUniversity UMC - Las VegasZion UMC - North Las VegasEast District*Select from East District ChurchesAldersgate UMC - PhoenixArizona Korean UMF - PhoenixThe Bridge UMC - PhoenixCentral UMC - PhoenixChandler UMCCross in the Desert UMC - PhoenixCrossroads UMC - PhoenixDayspring UMC - TempeDesert Chapel UMC - Apache JunctionDesert Foothills UMC - PhoenixDesert Mission UMC - ScottsdaleFirst UMC - GilbertFirst UMC - MesaFirst UMC - TempeGold Canyon UMCGrace UMC - MesaJourney UMF - MaricopaNorth Scottsdale UMCParadise Valley UMCPayson UMCPhoenix Native American FellowshipPrimera Iglesia Metodista Unida - PhoenixRed Mountain UMC - MesaScottsdale UMCShepherd of the Pines UMC - OvergaardSong of Life UMC - Queen CreekSpirit of Joy UMC - CoolidgeSt. Matthew UMC - MesaSt. Paul's UMC - GlobeSun Lakes UMCThe Fountains, a UMC - Fountain HillsTongan UMC - MesaUMC of Casa GrandeVelda Rose UMC - MesaWesley UMC - PhoenixWhite Mountain UMC - Show LowSouth District*Select from South District ChurchesBowie UMCCatalina UMC - TucsonChrist Church UM - TucsonDesert Skies UMC - TucsonDuncan UMCEl Mesias UMC - NogalesFirst UMC - SaffordFirst UMC - EloyFirst UMC - TucsonFirst UMC - BisbeeGrace UMC - DouglasHuachuca UMCMenlo Park UMC - TucsonPatagonia Community UMCSan Pedro Valley UMC - BensonSan Simon UMCSanctuary UMC - TucsonSanta Clara UMC - TucsonSanta Cruz Valley UMC - SahuaritaSierra Vista UMCSt. Francis in the Foothills UMC - TucsonSt. James UMC - TucsonSt. John's UMC - TucsonSt. Mark's UMC - TucsonSt. Paul's UMC - TucsonTrinity UMC - BisbeeUMC of Green ValleyUMC of the Good Shepherd - KearnyVista de la Montaña UMC - TucsonWillcox UMCWest District*Select from West District ChurchesAjo Federated ChurchCalvary UMC - PhoenixCamp Verde UMCChino Valley UMCChrist Community UMC - AvondaleCity Square Church UMF - PhoenixCommunity Church of BuckeyeDove of the Desert UMC - GlendaleEpworth UMC - PhoenixFaith UMC - PhoenixFirst UMC - PhoenixFirst UMC - GlendaleFirst UMC - YumaFirst UMC - Sun CityFort Yuma UMC - YumaGila Mountain UMC - YumaHaven UMC - JeromeIglesia Metodista Unida de SomertonLakeview UMC - Sun CityLiberty UMC - BuckeyeMission Bell UMC - GlendaleMountain View UMC - CottonwoodNew Song UMC - SurpriseNuevo Pacto UMF - PhoenixPrescott UMCPrescott Valley UMCSedona UMCShepherd of the Hills UMC - Sun City WestShepherd of the Valley UMC - PhoenixSpirit of Hope UMC - PeoriaSpirit Song UMF - PeoriaSunrise UMC - PhoenixTrinity UMC - PhoenixTrinity UMC - YumaWillowbrook UMC - Sun CityPlease Read Before SubmittingOrientation to Ministry will be held on Friday, June 11 at 6pm. Orientation to Ministry, a requirement for certified candidacy as set forth in ¶ 312 of the Book of Discipline, will be offered virtually again this year. It will include information on the process of candidacy, ordination, grant and scholarship opportunities, and more. Participants will hear from the chair of the Board of Ordained Ministry, the BOOM registrar and the chairs of the ministry orders. There will be an opportunity to walk through the two candidacy platforms: UMCARES and EM360. We will also have a time for questions and breakout rooms grouped by district. A Zoom link will be emailed to all those who registered for this event on June 8. For more information or questions, please contact Rev. Dee Dee Azhikakath at *protected email*Today's Date Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY NameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.