Transition Ministry

Articles

April 19, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] It’s a term typically uttered with a tone of dismissiveness: Flyover Country.

You know, that nondescript middle part of the United States that you have to fly over to get from one lively and exciting coast to the other. But the great American middle is actually a...

February 13, 2017

The Episcopal Church Board for Transition Ministry has issued an invitation to the church to participate “to think out loud about how we bring ordained leaders to our churches.”

In a document located here, the Board for Transition Ministry explains its goals and objectives:

Our...

February 12, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church Board for Transition Ministry has issued an invitation to the church to participate “to think out loud about how we bring ordained leaders to our churches.”

In a document located here, the Board of Transition...

May 4, 2016

Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has named the Rev. Meghan Froehlich as Missioner for Transition Ministry, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff, following an extensive churchwide search.

Froehlich has served as Acting Missioner for Transition Ministry for The Episcopal...

May 4, 2016

Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has named the Rev. Meghan Froehlich as Missioner for Transition Ministry, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff, following an extensive churchwide search.

Froehlich has served as Acting Missioner for Transition Ministry for The Episcopal...

October 9, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

Bishop Stacy F. Sauls, Chief Operating Officer for The Episcopal Church, has announced that applications are now being accepted for the position of Missioner for the Office of Transition Ministry for the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS).

The Missioner for the Office of...

October 8, 2015

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishop Stacy F. Sauls, Chief Operating Officer for The Episcopal Church, has announced that applications are now being accepted for the position of Missioner for the Office of Transition Ministry for the Domestic and Foreign Missionary...

December 18, 2014

By: The Public Affairs Office

Bishop Stacy F. Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced that the Rev. Meghan Froehlich has been named Acting Missioner for Transition Ministry following a churchwide search.

“Meghan was selected for this important position because she brings the strong...

December 6, 2010

The Episcopal Church's Office for Transition Ministry, formally known as the Church Deployment Office, has developed a new tool for engaging its system.

The OTM Portfolio is meant for clergy who are seeking new ministry opportunities, lay persons pursuing a position in the church, and...

January 29, 2007

After working for about 20 years in ministry, I decided to take some time off and smell the roses. It was fun for about three months; then I began seriously defining myself as unemployed. I did not like not living into my ordination vows, did not like getting up later and later every morning...

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Documents

Diocesan Transition Ministers (DTMs) are diocesan executives who oversee ministry transitions, c

Building a Profile of Your Church: a Guide for Congregational Self-study.

A NEW LOOK AT THE LAY EMPLOYEE RESUME by the Rev. Christopher Chamberlain Moor

"From Seminary to Parish" is a practical, accessible guide for Episcopal seminarians making the

Guidelines for examining and advocating a theology of compensation in the calling and care of cl

The audience intended to use this guide includes diocesan facilitators, deployment officers, war

Calling Process for Rectors of Parishes.

Vocational reading list with some 30 relevant titles. Updated: October 2009.

A report using data from Church Pension Group of ordained clergy for 2010 showing gender distrib

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Children International, a non-profit providing hope and opportunity to children in developing co

Fresh Start is a diocesan-led program that seeks to foster healthy relationships among clergy, t

A professional association of those serving congregations in the transition from one pastor to t