Please note the remaining 2019 Commission on Ministry meeting dates below. It is your responsibility to schedule your next meeting. All paperwork must be submitted at least two weeks prior to your meeting.


NASHVILLE: September 17; MEMPHIS: October 16

Applying to the Commission on Ministry

The Christian Church (DOC) in Tennessee / ATTN: Commission on Ministry / 4006 Ashland City Highway / Nashville, TN 37218

Additional Optional Reading: Theological Foundations, Policies, and Criteria for the Ordering of Ministry of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

  • Review the Candidate Checklist to determine which items you have completed. Follow up with your references to determine who has submitted letters on your behalf.

  • Call the CC(DOC)TN Regional Office at (615)646-3705 or email: to confirm receipt of submissions, and to schedule a meeting

Meeting with the Commission on Ministry 

Pulpit Supply Registration

Ordained Ministers of The Christian Church (DOC) in Tennessee may register to be added to the regional Pulpit Supply List, found on our website HERE