Timeline of Pastoral Search


List of potential team members (potential list submitted to Leadership Team)

July 7

Select a Lead Pastoral Search Team

July 14 –

July 31

Preparation of Candidate Search Process

August 1 –

September 15

Advertise Posting

December 15

January 15

Identify and Evaluate Prospective Candidates

January 15-22

Interview Best Candidates

January 25-31

Interview short-list (in-person)

February 1-7

Discern God’s Leading and Decision

February 15

Recommend a New Lead Pastor for Church Approval

February 15

Pastoral Call, Welcome and Transition (Tentative Start Date)

April 1-15​