Candidacy Committee

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March 2: Candidacy Committee Meeting -

On April 23, 2015, the Candidacy Committee will be meeting. On the agenda will be a discussion regarding the Candidacy interviews that will be occurring on April 24. The Christian Reformed Church is welcoming 50 new candidates of the Word. There will be 30 candidates interviewing at the DO and 16 interviewing with eight regional teams throughout the United States and Canada.

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Start here if you're interested in ordination within the Christian Reformed Church.
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