Personal Sabbath Mini-Grants for Rostered Ministers
Rostered Ministers Personal Sabbath Mini-Grants
In order to support the Metro D.C. Synod’s goal of equipping healthy leaders to faithfully follow the commandment of keeping the sabbath, the New & Renewing Missions Table is offering mini-grants for up to $500 to be used for sabbath time away to all rostered ministers in the Metro D.C. Synod.
Rostered Ministers can apply below and are encouraged to take time off and away, ideally on a Sunday or other primary workdays.
What costs are covered by the mini-grant?
The grant supports paying for:
Another leader to serve in your absence – list of local supply preachers can be viewed here.
Costs to go somewhere different than your usual home/church/location
Travel or retreat materials (art supplies, fancy snacks, what is Sabbath for you?)
How to Apply?
This mini-grant, has a mini-application process. Keep it simple. Please submit the basic details and a short paragraph describing what your retreat plans will be. There is an example provided as well. Click the link below to apply.