Pastor Search Team Updates

Update on the Teaching Pastor Search

When the Pastor Search Team convened in November, a January 9, 2018 deadline was set for receiving applications.  There were some quiet days on the application front over Christmas, but still we continued to hear from people.  Forty-eight applications have come in to date.  The search team has been carefully and prayerfully evaluating each application…

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The Search Continues!

As we approach the final few days before Christmas, the work of the Pastor Search Team continues.  To date 34 applications have been received and as each one is received, members of the Search Team evaluate the fit for Lakeside. Knowing how busy the Christmas season is at churches, we expect a bit of a…

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Great interest in the Teaching Pastor position

Almost daily the Pastor Search Team receives new applications for the Teaching Pastor position.  So far, 22 applications have been received.  In those 22 applicants we see a huge variety of backgrounds, experience, age, and ministry approach.  Applications arrive by email and each member of the Pastor Search Team sees the resume and cover letter. …

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The Teaching Pastor Job Profile

Thank you to everyone who helped shape this job profile. With input from staff, the congregation, Elders, and an HR advisory team, we believe this profile describes the person that we are seeking to join the team at Lakeside. Feel free to share the link to this page with people that you think might be…

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Survey Results Are In

The results of the congregational survey are now in, and this is extremely helpful for the pastor search team.  What an amazing church we have, that so many people have taken the time to participate, and in many cases, provide additional comments about hopes and dreams for Lakeside. Click here to view the survey results.…

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Massive Engagement from Congregation as Search Begins…

Hi everyone. On behalf of the Lakeside Pastor Search Team, welcome to the place where you’ll find updates on the search for Lakeside’s new teaching pastor. You can expect to find updates about once a week so please check in often to see what’s new. The team has met three times since it was commissioned,…

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