Procedure for Hiring New Ministry Staff Members

Grace Church  Finance & Personnel Team Procedure for Hiring New Ministry Staff Members Elders approve need to fill a position. Pastor (or his designee) will develop a job description for the new position. Finance & Personnel Team will begin search for a person to fill the new position based on the needs and qualifications outlined in the job description. Finance …

Pastoral Search Letter

November 14, 2000 Dear Pastor _______, Thank you for taking the time to carefully and prayerfully consider the role of senior pastor of Grace Church. Our one and only objective through this search process is to identify the man God has preordained to serve as our new senior pastor. Enclosed with this letter is a Candidate Survey we are asking …

Farewell Committee

FAREWELL COMMITTEE Pastor David and Loretta have given 17 years of their lives to Grace Church. It is only fitting we give them the biggest, best send-off we can. It is recommended we appoint the following people to lead a committee to plan and carryout this important task:             Pastor Marty (Chairman) and Sheila Kelly    …

Farewell Letter from Pastor David

October 13, 2000 Dear Church Family, By the time many of you read this letter I will have shared with you the tremendous journey Loretta and I have been on the last few months. Saying good-bye is never easy, but understanding that this is God’s will not only for me, but also for Grace Church, eases the pain a little. …

E-Mail Newsletter (8/1/2000)

GRACE CHURCH’S E-MAIL NEWSLETTER Tuesday, August 1, 2000   ———————————————————— Please note: You are receiving this newsletter as a service from Grace Church. If you wish to unsubscribe at any time, just send a message to with the word UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line to newsletter@gracehome.com ———————————————————— CONTENTS:     1.  This Month at Grace     2.  Higher Power Concert a …

E-mail Newsletter (6/30/2000)

GRACE CHURCH’S E-MAIL NEWSLETTER Friday, June 30, 2000 ———————————————————— Please note: You are receiving this newsletter as a service from Grace Church. If you wish to unsubscribe at any time, just send a message to with the word UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line to newsletter@gracehome.com ———————————————————— CONTENTS:     1.  Food for Thought by Colleen Wipperman     2.  This Month at …

April 2000 Giving Letter

April 12, 2000 Dear Church Family, We are entering the most exciting month of the year for me as we approach Palm Sunday and Easter. Many of us enjoy the Christmas season, but it is the victory that was won on Calvary’s cross that gives us eternal hope. The purpose of this letter is two-fold: first it is to report …

Giving Letter (1/2000)

 January 3, 2000  Dear Church Family,  Just recently I visited on the telephone with a local pastor of a small church. This pastor is a godly man who loves the Lord and desires nothing more than to serve Him with all of his heart, soul and mind. Because his church is small, he must work a second job in addition …