The Blue Ridge Presbytery Leadership Development Committee Candidates Manual contains the following content:
- Who should become a Candidate?
- Guidelines for Coming under Care
- Blue Ridge Presbytery Internship Requirements
- Chapters 18 & 19 of the Book of Church Order
- Candidate Application and Self-Evaluation
- Session Evaluation of Candidate Applicant
- Wife Evaluation of Candidate Applicant
- Candidate Annual Report
- Instructor Annual Report on Candidates
- Mentor Annual Report on Candidates
Before the April 2015 presbytery meeting, there was a pre-conference for pastors and elders hosted by Holy Cross Presbyterian Church.