The mission of the Center for Clergy Excellence is to serve clergy and their families so that they may equip congregations to make disciples of Christ for the transformation of the world.


Moving in 2019?

The Move Policy and list of approved Movers is located at

The Move Date Schedule for pastors transitioning to a new church (the move week may differ at some churches): 
June 23 – last Sunday at present church
June 24 – 28 - Move week
June 30 – off Sunday
July 7 – first Sunday preaching at new church
The Itinerancy and Relocation information will help with the transition.

Still have questions? Contact Ivana Wilson at or Nancy Slade at



The Gathering - September 16-17 at Lakeview - registration to come.

Pre-Retirement Seminar – Nov. 12-13 at at Camp Allen - registration to come.




Days of Wellness for 2019

The days for 2019 have be set with Houston Methodist Wellness Services!

They are:
September 26 - Bellaire UMC 4400 Bellaire Blvd.
October 17 - Houston Methodist Woodlands
Please learn more about the day and your eligibility to attend and then register on the website.

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Walking Program 

If you are not part of the Walking program and would like to be - sign up below. All Active Clergy and Spouses in the Group Health Plan are eligible for this program. You do not have to attend a Day of Wellness to enroll. Incentives range from $25 to $150 per quarter. You can purchase a tracker on the Virgin Pulse site and receive a one-time cost share discount of $7.00 from the TAC. For more info, contact Nancy Slade at

Join the Program 


Here are a couple of websites you may find helpful if you have not seen them before.
The Congregational Resource Guide - search for resources based on your congregation’s current needs – youth ministry, staffing, worship, etc.
Faith & Leadership - contains articles related to innovative ministries and also reflections on the current liturgical season.


See Organizational Chart 


Contact Staff