Inquiring Candidates Retreat - January 2022

Do you know someone who is feeling called into ministry? 

Maybe you are feeling called, but don’t know where to begin.

The Inquiring Candidates Retreat is the starting place to exploring ministry in the United Methodist Church in Wisconsin.  Participants will be offered time in community conversation, prayer and individual discernment about the call to ministry God is prompting in their lives.  At the end of the retreat, participants will know the next steps to pursue ministry in the UMC in WI. 

The retreat will be at Pine Lake ( from Friday, January 21 (evening) through Sunday, January 23 (morning). We will follow all mask and social distance protocols that are in place.

Cost of this retreat is $75.00. Scholarships are available.

To register please contact Rev. Ty Hines, Coordinator of Clergy Credentialing and Vocational Discernment at When registering, please indicate if you will need special accommodations or translation.