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Posts from October 2019

Pastoral Search Update: 10/31/2019

The team met on Thursday, October 24 and Tuesday, October 29 to debrief about our week of seeking the Lord more intentionally through fasting and praying. The result of these meetings was an overwhelming assurance that this is God’s work. Because it is His work, we are dependent on the Spirit for wisdom, discernment, strength,…

Pastoral Search Update: 10/17/2019

The team met on Thursday, October 17 to seek God’s direction for how to move forward. We prayed together, discussed the information gleaned through the search process so far, and shared where we have individually seen God’s clear hand at work through this search process. He has shown himself so very faithful, and we are…

Pastoral Search Update: 10/10/2019

From the beginning of this process, the search team has had a very clear mandate from the elder board, and ultimately from the Lord: To discern who GOD IS CALLING as our next lead pastor at Springbrook. Our personal opinions, the varied opinions of congregants, and preferences in general all are secondary to our commitment…

Pastoral Search Update: 10/03/2019

As the search team has met and worked through Phase Two of this process, it has become increasingly clear that the Holy Spirit is¬†sustaining our body through this transition. Statistically, churches in our position of seeking a lead pastor flounder and struggle to maintain attendance and financial viability. Springbrook has not faced these same challenges.…