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Isaiah 43:19
See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?
I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.

 

Transition


Pastor Nominating Committee 2017

Elected by the congregation April 9, 2017

Pat Chappell (chair)
Monty Brekke, Amanda Briggs
Paul Harrell, Lynne Hoerter
Marcia Ladd
 


Click here to read the Mission Study

Applicants click here for more information. 

Click here for the General Time Line for the Transitional Process 


Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) Update
May 22, 2017

The committee met Sunday May 21 and will meet again Thursday the 25 to outline the process that will be used to screen the Pastor Information Forms (PIFs), applications, for potential candidates we receive. Chapel in the Pines' Ministry Information Form (MIF) will be reviewed by the Commission on Ministry (COM) of the eastern neighborhood of Salem Presbytery on May 25. Once it has been approved by the COM, the MIF will be sent to the denomination and be posted on the denomination's web site. The denomination will send Chapel in the Pines potential candidates for the called, installed position based on the candidate's profile and Chapel in the Pines MIF in which the church specifies characteristics sought in a pastor. The church will also receive self-referral applications from candidates.


Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) Update
May 8, 2017

With session approval of the Ministry Information Form (MIF) on May 7, the PNC has forwarded the MIF to the Commission on Ministry (COM) of the eastern neighborhood of Salem Presbytery. The COM will meet on May 18 and consider the form for approval. Once it has been approved by the COM it will go to the denomination and be posted on the denomination's web site. The denomination will send CITP potential candidates for the called, installed position based on the candidates' profiles and Chapel in the Pines MIF in which the church specifies characteristics we seek in a pastor. The church will also receive self-referral applications from candidates.

The members of the PNC are Monty Brekke, Amanda Briggs, Pat Chappell (chair), Paul Harrell, Lynne Hoerter and Marcia Ladd. Please feel free to reach out to any of us.

 


Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) Update
April 26, 2017

The first meeting of the PNC was Wednesday, April 19, with our appointed representative from Salem Presbytery, John Johnson. He reviewed the steps needed to be taken prior to calling our next installed pastor: 

  • Develop a Ministry Information Form (MIF) based on information from the Mission Study and ongoing life of the congregation
  • Submit the MIF to session, then the Presbytery for approval
  • Once approved, the MIF will go on the denomination's website
  • The PNC will receive Pastor Information Forms (PIF) from the denomination and from self-referrals
  • The PNC will review the PIF's and narrow down the candidates
  • The PNC will use a variety of means to interview and assess the character and works of the final candidates
  • Once the PNC discerns God's will to choose a pastor, the Presbytery will approve the individual and the congregation will have the final vote 

The PNC is in the process of developing the MIF, hoping for session and Presbytery approval in May. Once the actual search begins, anyone in the congregation should feel free to reach out to pastors of whom they are aware who may be a good fit.

The members of the PNC are Monty Brekke, Amanda Briggs, Pat Chappell (chair), Paul Harrell, Lynne Hoerter and Marcia Ladd. Please feel free to reach out to any of us.

 

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