During the Winter Candidacy Summit Retreat, candidates will have an opportunity to: worship, fellowship, meet with their mentoring group, learn in large and small group settings, and reflect with others who are also exploring God's call on their lives.
In order to attend, candidates must be recommended by their District Superintendent AND complete all the necessary preparatory work. Please see the Candidacy Process Step-by-Step Guide found at www.westohioumc.org/candidacy or talk with your District Leadership for more information.
Registration Information: West Ohio candidates will use the online registration link at the bottom of this event page to register.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where will I stay? The Summit will take place completely online. Your Group Sessions will be coordinated with your Mentor and Group for sessions after the Summit.
What do I need to prepare in advance?
Assigned readings are sent to each registered person, the River of Life exercise and write your call story. (see Step-by-Step Guide for Retreat preparation)
Must have a Desk top or Lap-top with internet access . Please do not try to use an ipad or tablet for with the Psychological Asessment.
dpeaks [at] wocumc.org (Rev. Donnetta Peaks), West Ohio Conference, Director - Office of Ministry
Email: dpeaks [at] wocumc.org Phone: 614-844-6200, ext 314
Mrs. Susan Thomas, West Ohio Conference, Administrative Coordinator - Office of Ministry
Email: sthomas [at] wocumc.org Phone: 614-844-6200, ext 246