Are you thinking about a call to ministry? Begin by reading "Have you Heard God's Call to Ministry?"
Additionally in the discernment process:
- Contact your synod office and request information about becoming a diaconal minister
- Read What Shall I Say? available through Augsburg Fortress
- Talk to your pastor or one of your bishop’s associates
- Network with and have conversation with diaconal ministers serving in a variety of settings
Discernment | Criteria | Candidacy | Call Process | First Call