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Clergy Services

Rev. Nelson

Mr. Henry

Telephone: 803-786-9486 ext. 328
Fax: 803-735-8777
Coordinator: Rev. Ken Nelson
Administrative Assistant: Sharome Henry

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Some of the functions carried out by Rev. Nelson and Mr. Henry include:

1)    Serving as the liaison between the bishop, cabinet and Board of Ordained Ministry

2)    Serving as the staff support person for the Board of Ordained Ministry by:

  • Maintaining the records of the 1,400+ candidates and clergy members of the conference, both active and retired.
  • Working with those persons seeking ordination.
  • Assisting with oversight of licensing and ordination process and policies.
  • Assisting with preparations for and conduct of meetings of the Conference Board of Ordained Ministry.
  • Preparing the materials for the Clergy Session of Annual Conference.

3)    Providing training to district committees on ordained ministry.

4)    Serving as a member of the Extended Cabinet.


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Forms & Information

Telephone: 803-786-9486 Ext. 328 Fax: 803-735-8777 Email: clergyservices@umcsc.org Coordinator: Rev. Ken Nelson Administrative Assistant: Sharome Henry Annual Reports Biennial Review & Renewal of Certification Diaconal Ministry Report Extension Ministry Form  09SCBOM – Report of Honorable Location F108 – Report of Leave of Absence Board of Ordained Ministry BOM Committee Assignments Board Membership 4 Primary Board Subcommittee Readers …

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