District Committee on Ministry
District Committees on Ministry (dCOM) are an extension of the work of the Board of Ordained Ministry. At the beginning of each quadrennium, the BOM provides comprehensive training for those involved in the district boards of ordained ministry to ensure that the experiences of candidates is fair and consistent throughout the conference. The BOM also works through the conference Office of Ministerial Services and in cooperation with the cabinet to provide a means for evaluating clergy effectiveness. The Board of Ordained Ministry walks alongside persons throughout the journey from call through retirement.