Timeline

To find out more about what the MSC is doing and where UUCCH is in the Settled Ministerial Search process, check out our timeline. Please note all dates are subject to change. 

Establish Search Budget & Account
  • Aug-Sept 2016 
MSC Established, Retreat with MSR
  • Sept 2016 
First Survey
  • Question Development
  • Set up on Survey Monkey
  • Distribute – Hard copy and online
  • Responses complete
  • Responses analyzed

  • 9/18 – 10/1/16
  • 9/18 – 10/1/16
  • 10/9/16
  • 10/15/16
  • 10/15 - 11/30/16
First Cottage Meetings
  • Questions development
  • Set up meeting times/dates
  • Hold meetings
  • Responses analyzed

  • 9/18 – 10/1/16
  • 9/18 – 10/1/16
  • 10/1 – 10/15/16
  • 10/15 - 11/30/16
First Staff Interviews

  • By 10/31/2016
BCT Workshop

  • Application Submitted
  • Hold

  • March 2017
  • Fall 2017
Second Survey

  • Question Development
  • Set up on Survey Monkey
  • Distribute – Hard copy and online
  • Responses complete
  • Responses analyzed

  • March-April 2017
  • ~5/1/2017
  • ~5/4/2017
  • 5/31/2017
  • June-July 2017
Second Cottage Meetings

  • Questions development
  • Set up meeting times/dates
  • Hold meetings
  • Responses analyzed
  • Distribute results

  • July-August 2017
  • 8/15-9/15/2017
  • 9/1-9/30/2017
  • By October 2017
  • 10/31/2017
Second Staff Interviews (as needed)

  • By 9/30/2017

Schedule Neutral Pulpits

  • By 7/31/2017
Negotiating Team

  • Establish BOT rep
  • Congregational rep
  • Draft agreement complete

  • By 8/1/2017
  • By 8/1/2017
  • By 10/30/2017
CR

  • Assignments out
  • Assignments in
  • CR to Craig
  • Go Live

  • Summer/Fall
  • By 10/1/2017
  • By 11/1/2017
  • By 11/7/2017
Packet

  • Assignments out
  • Assignments in
  • Website put together
  • Packet to Craig
  • Ready for distribution

  • Summer/Fall
  • By 10/1/2017
  • By 11/7/2017
  • By 11/7/2017
  • 11/15/2017
MSR Meeting (may be conference call)

  • Early January 2018
Access to First Round Ministerial Records

  • 1/3/2018
First Round Packet Exchange With Interested Ministers

  • Jan to Early Feb 2018
First Round Video Interviews

  • Jan to Feb 2018
First Round Pre-candidating / Neutral Pulpits

  • Feb to Mar 2018
First Round Background Checks & Negotiating

  • Mar to Apr 2018
Extend Offer to First Round Candidate
  • March 29, 2018
Enter Second Round
  • April 2, 2018
Access to Second Round Ministerial Records
  • April 13-20, 2018
Second Round Packet Exchange With Interested Ministers
  • Mid-April 2018
Second Round Video Interviews
  • Mid to Late April 2018
Second Round Pre-candidating / Neutral Pulpits
  • Late April to May 2018
Second Round Background Checks & Negotiating
  • May 2018
Extend Offer to Second Round Candidate
  • May/June 2018 (must be by June 30, 2018)
Board Announces Candidacy

  • May or June 2018
Candidating Week

  • June 3-10, 2018