Covenant Orientation fulfills the orientation requirement for credentialing (ordination, commissioning, and licensure) set by the Board of the Ordered Ministry. It seeks to increase a pastor’s knowledge and appreciation of Covenant distinctives and heritage and is designed to connect pastors more fully to the Covenant fellowship. It offers practical tools for fruitful ministry in the Covenant context. Covenant Orientations is designed to be completed in two years, although more time can be taken.
Covenant Orientation consists of three components:
Component 1 | Orientation Studies (four courses)
Component 2 | Covenant Life Experiences (six experiences)
Component 3 | Advising Relationship (one year)