Originally Posted by chuck2pastor
In the United Methodist system, pastors are assigned churches by the bishop, so I had to move where I am now.
I think it would be wise of you to speak to people who have similar background, ministry & family commitments. www.mccchurch.org
is the main website for Metropolitan Community Churches denomination. See if you can find a pastor or regional elder that can, if nothing else, give you a supportive shoulder as you make this journey.
(future MCC and/or UCC and/or Unity and/or Unitarian clergy)