Local Pastors and Mentors (80306-MH-¶316.4)
Amend ¶316.4 as follows:
¶316 Responsibilities and Duties of Those Licensed for Pastoral Ministry
4. A local pastor shall be under the supervision of a district superintendent and shall be assigned a
pastoral clergy mentor who shall supervise the local pastor's work while in the Course of Study or in seminary. for ordained ministry and give counsel on matters of pastoral responsibility ( ¶¶ 340, 323 ¶349).
To give clarity to the length of time a local pastor has a clergy mentor.