The District Board of Ministerial Development (DBMD) is responsible for the examination and recommendation to the District Conference of all candidates for ordination, license, commission, ministerial study, restoration or transfer from another denomination.

Interested in learning more about the process of becoming a pastor in The Wesleyan Church? Click here for more information.Please see information below regarding the different ways to take classes. If you have questions feel to call the district center at 610-366-0310.


For all licensed ministers, ministerial students, pastor mentors and DBMD coaches.

Date:  May 18, 2019  

Time:  10 am to 2 pm

One Retreat, Three Locations...

  1. Awaken Church (935 Balltown Road, Niskayuna, NY)
  2. New Hope Family Worship Center (817 Livonia Ave., Brooklyn, NY)
  3. CrossPoint (1414 Pennsylvania Ave., Bethlehem, PA)

This will be a great day to grow through hearing our leaders share on the topic of Kingdom Force, fellowship with others

preparing for Ordination, as well as Pastor Mentors and DBMD Coaches.  Our intent is to help every candidate to be better

prepared for ordination and ministry for the Kingdom of God through The Wesleyan Church.  

For more information, click HERE.

Register by sending an email to Pastor Brenda Smith - - by May 9.