Processing requirements to secure a credential is a minimum of 4 months, depending on the timing for completed application submission.  Please plan your timeline around the interview dates as listed below.

NOTE:  All Ordained Minister interviews are given priority for the January interviews, allowing sufficient time for the General Council to process and approve the applications in time for the Ordination Service at the May District Council.  Ordination application deadline is September 15th!



September 15th  (for January interviews)

November 15th  (for March interviews)

May 15th  (for September interviews)

Credentialing Calendar 2019 – Interview dates

January 8, 2019

March 26, 2019

September 10, 2019

Credentialing Calendar 2020 – Interview dates

January 14, 2020

March 24, 2020

September 15, 2020