Inquiring Clergy Requirements

If you are a clergy person in another denomination or conference, you are welcome to inquire about ministry in the Minnesota Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church.

Getting Started

In order to express interest in becoming clergy in the Minnesota Conference, please fill out the following three forms:

  1.     Candidate Application for Clergy Relationship 
  2.     Biographical Information 
  3.     Clergy Profile 

Next steps in the inquiring clergy process

Your submitted forms will be viewed and filed, and a district superintendent may contact you when/if a suitable appointment (church) is available.

Clear Opens List

Access a list of churches that are or will be open to new clergy in the DK-MN Area.


Janet Beard – Minnesota Conference registrar / 612-230-6156

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058