Steps to Becoming a Credentialed
Church of God Minister in Hawaii

CAMS / Exhorter

See Church of God Book of Minutes for Eligibility

  • Obtain and Fill Out a New Minister / CAMS Application

  • Submit Application with 2 Letters of Recommendation, a 6 Month Tithe Report, and $20.00 Background Check Fee

  • Local Church Endorsement via Church Conference (Setting Forth)

  • Complete CAMS (Calling and Ministry Studies)

  • Exhorter Testing

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MIP / Ordained Minister

See Church of God Book of Minutes for Eligibility

  • Obtain and Fill Out an Ordained Minister / MIP Application

  • Submit Application, a 6 Month Tithe Report, and $20.00 Background Check Fee

  • Local Church Endorsement via Church Conference (Setting Forth)

  • Complete MIP (Ministerial Internship Program)

  • Ordained Minister Testing

Ordained Bishop

See Church of God Book of Minutes for Eligibility

  • Obtain and Fill Out an Ordained Bishop Application

  • Submit Application, a 6 Month Tithe Report, and $20.00 Background Check Fee

  • Local Church Endorsement via Church Conference (Setting Forth)

  • Ordained Bishop Testing

  • Ordination Service at State Camp Meeting / Prayer Gathering