Pilgrim Point Camps and Retreats is a ministry of the MN Conference United Church of Christ located in Alexandria, MN.
The course includes 50+ hours of instruction, textbooks, six webinars, individual coaching, ministry plan projects assessment, lodging and meals. Scholarships are available.
Participation in Cert School Costs: $2,000 early registration
Northern Cert School | May 18-23 & Nov 7-9, 2014
Get more information by reading through the MN Cert School Overview
Southern Cert School | Jan 19-24 & April 25-27, 2014
Get more information by reading through the Florida Cert School Overview
Email Zac at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Faith Forming Five is a new initiative of the MN Conference Faith Formation Team that highlights and honors congregations that are implementing the five marks of Faith Formation each year.
Your congregation can be recognized as a Faith Forming Five congregation by implementing these five points:
Children & Youth Participate in Worship
At Home Faith Practices
Service & Mission Theological Reflection
Lay & Clergy Leadership Development
Your congregation may already be practicing all five points! Fill out the implementation form to tell us how you are.
Send completed forms to Zac Norenberg, email@example.com, to be recognized as a Faith Forming Five congregation at the 2014 Annual Meeting.
The Faith Formation Team of the Minnesota Conference UCC is sponsoring a 2014 Pilgrimage to the Taizé Community in France from April 3-14, 2014. The pilgrimage is for those age 29 and younger working with children and/or youth, either as volunteer or staff. The low cost of the pilgrimage is made possible by an Ashley Endowment Grant from the MN Conference UCC Board of Directors.
Age 29 or younger at the time of pilgrimage due to the restrictions from the Taizé Community
Involvement at a MN Conference UCC congregation in faith formation or youth ministry, either as staff or a volunteer
Provide a letter of recommendation from the minister where you are involved in faith formation and/or youth ministry
Completion of the application
Date: April 3-14, 2014
Cost: $750 (includes flights, transportation, registration)
Registration: There are 25 spaces available with a rolling application through November 1, 2013.