2016 Wesleyan Discipline: 6320
6320. Certificate of Validation for Minister Transferring from Another Denomination (cf. 2016 Wesleyan Discipline:3104).
This certifies that the ________________ District Conference of The Wesleyan Church, having examined the credentials of _____________, a(n) _____________* of the ____________ Church, and having received other testimonials of ____________ gifts, graces, and usefulness, and being satisfied that ____________ is a person worthy and well qualified for such a ministry, has this day accepted and recognized _____________ in due form as a(n) ____________* in The Wesleyan Church, entitled to exercise under its authority all the functions pertaining to a(n) ________________* so long as ____________________ spirit, practice, and ministry are in keeping with the Scriptures and The Discipline of The Wesleyan Church.
By order and in behalf of the district conference of the __________ District of The Wesleyan Church, this ______ day of _________, A.D. _______.
________________________ General Superintendent ________________________ District Superintendent ________________________ District Secretary
(*Insert the proper term, namely ordained minister, commissioned minister or licensed minister.)