Candidacy Fair: May 1, 2010

The Calvin Theological Seminary (CTS) Student Senate (with the support of CRC Pastor-Church Relations and CRC Synodical Candidacy Committee) will host a meeting between churches seeking a minister and the hopeful candidates of the CRC on Saturday, May 1. The informal event (leave the suits and dresses at home) will include a short time of worship, lunch, and hours of unscripted time for meeting between churches and potential candidates.

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10:00
Registration and light refreshments
11:00
Opening Worship
11:30
Presentation from Norm Thomasma, Director - Pastor-Church Relations
(Norm will describe the search process on general and limited basis as well as set some boundaries regarding the types of questions to be asked and the information to be exchanged.)
11:45
Presentations from Search Committee representatives
(Each church will be given a different "station" to occupy. The representatives will share their church stories, goals, challenges, and search process in 15-20 minutes. They will present their story approximately 5 times to small groups of seminarians that will rotate among the different stations. While clarifying questions can be asked, the time for more detailed or personal discussion will come over lunch and in later discussion.)
1:30
Lunch
2:15
Open conversation
(In this segment, the search committees will return to their "stations" and potential candidates will move between stations and have more detailed and personal discussions. This will be the opportunity to follow-up on prior information, whether from earlier in the day or from church or ministerial profiles.)
4:00
Closing Worship
4:15
End

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Candidate Information
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