Presbyterian Church (USA): Ordination Resources

Preparation for Ministry

Advisory Handbook on Preparation for Ministry 2.0 - Complete Handbook

"Deconstructed" View of Advisory Handbook on Preparation for Ministry 2.0- Can download parts of the handbook


Ordination Exams

Ordination Exam Schedule

Ordination Exam Preparation Tools

Ordination Exam Registration

Ordination Exam Study Guides (CTS student login required)

Seeking a Call

PC(USA) PIF Directions and Downloads

Church Leadership Connection

Using the Church Leadership Connection (CLC) Effectively - by Rev. Dr. Sandawna Gaulman Ashley, Assistant Stated Clerk;  Manager, Call Process Support and Teaching Elders Ministry in the Office of the General Assembly

Negotiating a Call

Just Compensation

Having a Conversation About Terms of Call

Sample Terms of Call

Understanding Effective Salary

Total Effective Salary Calculator