A Bundle of Letters on the Church’s Doorstep

When a pastoral search goes well, everyone wins. Last year when a soft-spoken lobsterman rose to his feet and challenged us at Spruce Head Community to seek a shepherd who would lead us and love us, we began praying and seeking to that end. The seeking and the finding has united us, and we are… Continue reading A Bundle of Letters on the Church’s Doorstep

“There Is No Success Without Succession.”

Next -- Pastoral Succession that Works by William Vanderbloemen and Warren Bird:  A Book Review In the spirit of the old proverb about planting a tree, the authors' advice about succession planning could be summarized:  "The second best time to start succession planning is TODAY.  The best time to begin was ten years ago." Vanderbloemen and Bird… Continue reading “There Is No Success Without Succession.”