Our mission is to promote the prophetic vision of ministries grounded in inclusivity, collegiality, and spiritual integrity.
Most Commissioned Community Ministers are laity who are in a formal ministerial relationship with a Unitarian Universalist congregation.
Commissioned Community Ministers are or have been clergy in other
denominations, and many hold Master of Divinity Degrees or higher.
Many have went through chaplaincy board certification and/or work as institutional chaplains in hospitals, prisons, hospice centers, etc.
Resources are provided to help you understand what commissioning is and what institutional support is recommended for commissioning. It offers a growing set of sample covenants, agreements, vestments, and congregational structures.