CW Appointment Transition Workshop


Appointment Transition Workshop

Managing the Change of Pastor
with Grace, Gratitude, & Hope

Please read this letter from Bishop Devadhar which includes a transition calendar which you are encouraged to use: Letter from Bishop Devadhar.

Workshops have been scheduled for Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (register by April 15) and Saturday, May 15 at 9:00 a.m. (register by May 13) and will be held via Zoom. Register here.

Please watch the Cross Cultural/Cross Racial Appointments video before the workshop if possible.

A PowerPoint presentation will be used during the workshop. Here is a handout of the slides: Transition Workshop.

Below are three sections of a virtual notebook (download, save the links, or print as desired). Section Three is provided in 3 parts below because of size.

Sections One & Two (Note: Accompanying material for Section One is in the PowerPoint slide handout above)

Section Three part A

Section Three part B

Section Three part C 

Updated information for Section Three:

To help congregations and pastors transition successfully in these challenging times, the Lewis Center is offering the The Right Start - Beginning Ministry in a New Setting COVID-19 Supplement  free-of-charge. It can be viewed on the site as well as downloaded. 


Frequently requested documents from the "notebook":

History Sharing Experience

Quarterly Assessment Report