Archive for June 2018

Solo Pastor Opportunity in Beautiful North Dakota

Love being a pastor through proclamation, prayer and presence? Looking for a pastoral position that focuses on relationships more than administration? Drawn to the pastoral theology of Eugene Peterson? Dreaming about country living for contemporary times? Don’t mind living 97 miles away from a Starbucks? Then God may be preparing you to serve as the…

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One Year Later: Escazu Christian Fellowship (Costa Rica)

For just over ten years, ChapterNext has been helping churches discern their next step in pastoral leadership. This past year, ChapterNext had the privilege of working with Escazu Christian Fellowship in San Jose, Costa Rica. Escazu Christian Fellowship is located in a part of Costa Rica that is home for many expatriates from all over…

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Jesus’ Position Description as Shepherd of the Sheep?

Having had the privilege of being raised in a family dedicated to Christ and His Church, I often heard the word “under-shepherd” as a reference to the pastor. The meaning of the word required minimal explanation. We knew Christ as the great shepherd of the sheep and viewed the pastor as the one responsible for…

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Pastor of Discipleship Opportunity (Elmhurst, IL)

Elmhurst (IL) Christian Reformed Church, a congregation of approximately 1500 people, has begun a search for a Pastor of Discipleship to help the congregation live into its vision of being God’s source of shining light and living water in the western suburbs of Chicago, by drawing people to know Jesus, becoming like Jesus, and serving…

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