A Peer Learning Resource for Developing Turn-Around Spiritual Leaders

PaCE, (which stands for Pursuing Clergy Excellence). is an initiative to facilitate peer learning groups that help shape pastoral identity, imagination and develop leadership excellence. This program supports clergy excellence by building trust, reducing isolation, exploring ideas through shared experiences, providing multiple viewpoints, unlocking creativity and engaging in group in deep conversations.

We believe God’s love heals and transforms lives. God’s love is encountered in disciples of Jesus who passionately share faith, hope and justice in the community. Vital congregations form and shape passionate disciples. We equip spiritual leaders to grow vital congregations and make disciples so that God’s love heals and transforms the world.

PaCE Goals

  • Create a trusting environment to build relationships among clergy
  • Encourage synergy to empower spiritual formation
  • Develop excellence in pastoral leadership
  • Unlock creativity and imagination
  • Engage the group in contextual, Spirit-driven, practical, theoretical, and theological discussions

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