Preparation for Ministry

Are you interested in becoming an ordained Presbyterian minister? Then you have come to the right place. The process begins in your session and continues with the Presbytery. For more information, contact the chair of this committee or the General Presbyter.  Meanwhile take a look at this helpful item, Discerning Your Call.

For continuing Inquirers and Candidates: Annual Consultations are in February each year.  Contact your CPM liason for more information.

It is the responsibility of each inquirer or candidate to keep in touch with the committee and stay current on all paperwork and meetings.  For Annual Consultations A completed Form 3 should be submitted in advance of the meeting.

Coastal Carolina CPM Manual

The committee prefers to receive all forms by email
to the chariperson
or they may be mailed
to CPM Moderator,
c/o Presbytery of Coastal Carolina,
807 W King St.,
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

Forms are available at

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Ministry Development Services For Preparation for Ministry Assessment

Presbyterian Samaritan Counseling Center
5203 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC 28210
704-554-9222   FAX: 704-554-9956