Grace Community Church Tempe Hires New Executive Pastor

Mo Grimm Announcement

TEMPE, Arizona - Grace Community Church in Tempe, Arizona has expanded its leadership team by appointing Mo Grimm as their new Executive Pastor. Grace Community Church was founded in 1967 and has been a pillar in the Tempe community for 53 years now. They desire to meet the needs of their community and unleash grace to the people of Tempe and the world. Over the past 53 years, the Lord has given this church a mission to grow richly, reach intentionally, adore passionately, connect authentically, and engage wholeheartedly.

Mo Grimm is a relational leader with a strong vision for the church. He brings a genuine heart, a readiness to serve, and a love for others. Mo’s many years of ministry experience, specifically in communications roles, will greatly benefit Grace Community Church. His diverse skill set will be valuable as he serves both behind the scenes and in front of large audiences.

“This was all God bringing the right people together at exactly the right time, I was just honored to be part of His process. I am excited for Pastor Des, Mo, and the Grace Community family as they enter a new season of serving the Tempe area,” said Brian Jensen, Executive Search Consultant.

Mo, his wife of over 20 years, Kayla, and their two daughters are from the area and are overjoyed to continue serving Tempe through Grace Community Church. Vanderbloemen is honored to have partnered with Grace Community Church on this vital hire, and we’re thrilled for them in this next season of leadership.
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