Commissioned Ministry 

Information regarding the commissioning process overseen by the Area Committee on Ministry (ACOM) is available through these links on this page. Email the TBA office at for further information or call the Trinity Brazos Area office at 817.831.4442


The Area Committee on Ministry meets four times a year (dates are subject to change): 

  • Wednesday January 10th, 2018; Paperwork Due by December 22nd, 2017
  • Wednesday April 11th, 2018; Paperwork Due by March 26th, 2018
  • Wednesday August 15th, 2018; Paperwork Due by July 30th, 2018
  • Wednesday November 7th, 2018; Paperwork Due by October 22nd, 2018

Documents are due 14 days before the meeting to be able to schedule an interview. Please send all documents to, if you need to mail them please send them to 1000 Bonnie Brae Ave Fort Worth TX 76111.

Please fill out all of the paper work*, for renewal and new commissions, and return them to the Area Office either by email or mail to 1000 Bonnie Brae Ave. Fort Worth TX 76111

*This includes- 

  1. CCSW Disclosure Release Form
  2. Congregational Support
  3. Personal Data Form
  4. Letter from your Congregation: describing your ministry and an update with details about how your ministry is going at or with the congregation
  5. Commission Request Form
  6. FOR A NEW COMMISSION- Paper explaining: your faith Journey, your understanding of ministry, and your understanding of commissioned ministry in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  7. FOR A NEW COMMISSION- You must schedule a meeting with the Area Minister of Connection, Dr. Christine K. Chenoweth before you are able to schedule your interview time with the Area Committee on Ministry 


All forms can be downloaded by clicking on the DOWNLOAD buttons below