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The Office of Vocation is the body in the United Church’s structure that supports the accreditation of ministry personnel. Through the Office, these functions previously performed by presbyteries and Conferences have become a permanent part of the General Council.

It's Your Call Podcast

Ever wondered about a call to ministry? Or wanted to hear the stories of those who have answered a call? Then join us on It's Your Call to learn more about how you might answer a call from God to ministry in the United Church. Each episode of this podcast, hosted by Karen Medland and Andrew Richardson, brings together guests for conversations about vocation, discernment, and bold discipleship. Available at Apple, Spotify, Google, and wherever else you get your podcasts.

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Standard of Online Racial Justice Training 162.48 KB PDF
Learning Outcomes for Personal and Professional Boundaries 165.12 KB PDF
Learning Outcomes for Admission Ministers 181.81 KB PDF
Learning Outcomes for Ministry of Supervision Training 134.68 KB PDF
Learning Outcomes for Boundaries Refresher: Retiring with Grace 133.86 KB PDF
Diaconal/Ordained Supply: Exception for Ethnocultural or Linguistic Specific Congregation 190.63 KB PDF
Ministry Demographic Report 2017: Brief Version 495.37 KB PDF