Our approach to discernment is influenced by the Circles of Trust Principles and Practices developed by the Center for Courage and Renewal.

We spend considerable time reflecting on our Baptismal Covenant and the ordination rites for priests and deacons.

(1)  our new discernment “curriculum”, which provides materials and practices for each meeting, and (2)  competency rubrics for leaders in ministry, including those in ordained ministry.