Interim Pastor named!
Please join us in welcoming Rev. Sayer Strauch as our new Interim Pastor. He will begin his new position on July 22, 2013. Pastor and author Sayer Strauch has over eleven years experience serving as pastor with churches on the west coast. He has served in an interim capacity with churches in Vancouver, Hillsboro and Creswell and in an installed capacity with churches in Clatskanie, Oregon and Corona, California. He graduated in 1985 from University of the Pacific in Stockton, California with a bachelor of science degree in economics and a minor emphasis in English. He received a Masters of Divinity from San Francisco Theological Seminary in 1998.
He helped form, and is a leader of, the 1001 Resource Team of the Presbytery of the Cascades. He authored the book, The High Definition Family: Tuning in Your Family Vision and Living It Out along with other ministry team resources.
He and his wife Heidi and their three children come from Vancouver, WA. They are looking forward to moving into and being part of the community of McMinnville.