The Art of Transition / Interim Ministry Training

September 22, 2014 - September 27, 2014


Workshop ID: G14S941
Dates: September 22, 2014 – September 27, 2014 Price: $350.00

ministryIntrigued by the challenges of transitional ministry? Explore skills, personal traits and commitments leading to effectiveness in the interim ministry specialty. On Ghost Ranch’s holy ground, take time to discern whether interim ministry is for you, and begin to prepare for this ministry.


instructor_james_roghairJames Roghair served nine years as interim pastor in three denominations. He was certified as a PC (U.S.A.) interim ministry specialist in 2004. Healthy congregations training with Bowen family systems theory, conflict management/mediation training, and sexual misconduct prevention/follow-up are areas of expertise. Informing his teaching is broad pastoral experience of 40 years — including inner city African-American, Alaska Iñupiaq (Eskimo) and suburban white churches.

Carol_ShellenbergerCarol Shellenberger graduated from San Francisco Theological Seminary and was ordained to a counseling ministry before becoming an intentional interim pastor. She served as interim pastor for eight congregations in Northern California and joined the interim/transitional ministry faculty in 2002.

Need more info? Call Evelyn at 505.685.1001 or Angela at 505.685.1002.

Three ways to register:

  1. Download printable registration form and mail to: Ghost Ranch Registrar, HC77 Box 11, Abiquiu, NM 87510. OR scan and email your completed form to: [email protected]
  2. Register by telephone at 877-804-4678, extension 4152 or 4155 — available Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. MST.
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