The goal of a pastoral transition is to navigate the change with grace and purpose. Home group meetings provide pastors with a tool to accomplish this.
The goal of a pastor transition is to navigate the change with grace and purpose. One-on-one meetings are a good tool.
Is your church welcoming a new pastor? Dr. Robert Crossman wrote a great article titled Preparing to Receive a new Pastor for the Lewis Center for Church Leadership.
The Baltimore-Washington Conference has several policies in place to help facilitate a healthy transition for clergy in the local church.
Pastoral transitions aren't easy. The Lewis Center for Church Leadership provides insights.