Forming Future Leaders for the Church

Do you have a desire to renew the church and transform the world?

Are you hoping to fulfill a strong calling by God to become a United Methodist pastor?

The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, in partnership with Saint Paul School of Theology, is offering an innovative 3-year Resurrection Fellows Program to educate future church leaders. A Resurrection Fellow will receive 3 years of full-tuition, books, and fees, a ministry mentor, and a paid fellowship up to 20 hours per week at Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas. Resurrection Fellows will work closely with Church of the Resurrection staff to learn about multiple ministry skills in areas such as evangelism, worship, pastoral care and discipleship.

Program Requirements

■ Enroll in the MDiv program, Goal to be an Elder in the United Methodist Church.
■ Verify a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above and good standing
■ Meet the age requirement of 35 or under.
■ Submit Resurrection Fellows Application.
■ Interview with Resurrection Fellows Selection Committee.
■ Enroll at Saint Paul School of Theology for credit in no less than nine credit hours at Saint Paul.

Application and Recommendation Forms

Resurrection Fellows Application(PDF)

Deadline: January 31, 2018