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The congregation search committee

Churches sometimes do not have a very realistic view of themselves. Often this becomes very evident when they begin to search for a pastor. It happens all the time, but it is out in the open during the pastor search process. Surveys are completed by the congregation in which individual members create a long list of qualities a pastor ought to have and things a pastor ought to do.
Because each member has a different set of desires, the list for the prospective pastor becomes very long.  So long, that no …