As a people who yearn for God, we will equip our churches, clergy and laity for unabashed pursuit of effective ministry.

The New England Conference and its nine Districts are committed to offering a variety of lay leadership and clergy training events, retreats and workshops.

Whether you are exploring ordained ministry or seeking information on lay leadership, you can find upcoming opportunities here.

The menu on the right includes links to the Board of Ordained Ministry, Lay Servant Ministries and Mission "u" – as well as to resources for Christian education, spiritual formation and congregational development. You will also find specific training events such as the District Resource Days.

The Resources box at right will link you to pages where you can find out about specific events offered at the Conference and District levels as well as those being hosted by our Camp and Retreat Centers.