Commissioning Candidates

Provisional Member Checklist


Psychological Commissioning Packet

Letter from the Registrar with your packet will be sent out mid-September

Psychological packet will be due mid-October

Registrar packets will be due early December

          Packet includes:

  • Form 102 – Personal Data Inventory
  • Consent to Perform Criminal History and Background Check Form
  • Authorization for Release of Records and Waiver of Confidentiality Form
  • Personal and Professional References
  • Form 114 – Candidate Disclosure Form

Please mail all of the Psychological Packet to:

          Ivana Wilson

          5215 Main Street

          Houston, TX 77002


Registrar Commissioning Packet

Due early December

          Packet includes:

  • Form 102 – Personal Data Inventory
  • Form 103 – Medical Report of the Ministerial Candidate
  • Form 105 – Application for Clergy Relationship to the Annual Conference
  • Form 109 – Theological School Recommendation
  • Form 114 – Candidates Disclosure Form
  • Bible Study and Sermon Text


You must submit all of your Commissioning Packet items by email and mail to Dr. Linda Christians at:

Rev. Dr. Linda Christians

West University UMC

3611 University Blvd.

Houston, TX 77005




*No Late Packets Will Be Accepted*


If you have any questions, please contact the Candidacy and Recruitment Assistant, Ivana Wilson at or (713) 521-9383  Extension 307