Finding a New Pastor

The Christian Reformed Church’s Pastor Church Resources office has launched a new online process by which churches and pastors can find each other.

Called PastorSearch, this new arrangement will give search committees special access to a database of all active, ordained CRC pastors, enabling them to generate a list of possibilities for an open position, said Cecil VanNiejenhuis, codirector of Pastor Church Relations.

Meanwhile, pastors can see which positions in churches have openings through the Church Positions section of The Network (a website of

About the Author

Chris Meehan is news and media relations manager for CRC Communications, and a member of Coit Community Church.