Iron sharpens iron, So one man sharpens another. Proverbs 27:17 (NASB)

Process for Membership

Interview and Recommendation

Consideration of your initial application includes an accompanying follow-up process:

  1. If you are applying for ordination with Vanguard Ministries, the Vanguard Accreditation Council will appoint an Ad Hoc Credentials Committee to schedule an interview with you (either in person or via telephone).
    1. The committee will notify you and the Accreditation Council in writing of theirĀ  recommendation concerning your application for membership.
    2. Approved ordination candidates will be scheduled for the annual ordination ceremony at the annual leadership conference.
  2. All candidates who are recommended for membership will indicate their acceptance of the recommendation by payment of the annual dues:
    1. Vanguard Covenant Member – $46.17 per month or $500.00 per year
      Dues are payable by check, Visa or MasterCard.
  3. Confirmed applicants will receive a dated membership card and certificate, confirming them as members in Vanguard Ministries and thus mutually accountable through the annual review and reporting process.

Confirmation and Celebration

  1. Each newly ordained members are encourage to participate in the Annual Leadership Summit, where an Ordination Ceremony will be held. VM Apostolic Team will lay hands on the candidates thus acknowledging God’s call and commissioning. A prophetic presbytery will convene that will affirm, validate, and impart to the new members.