VanderNews Week of June 3-7, 2019


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In this week's edition, keep your search team, committee, or board aligned as you interview candidates for the fall. If you're a part of a hiring team, read Ways To Improve Hiring At Your Church.


[NEWS] Vanderbloemen Retained by Willow Creek Community Church for Senior Pastor Search

"This search only succeeds through prayer and discernment, and we need all the prayers we can get," founder and CEO, William Vanderbloemen, said..." Read more

[BLOG] Signs of a Toxic Staff Culture

When your culture is toxic, it can harm relationships, tarnish your organization, and prevent organizational growth.Read more

[COACHING] In-Person Coaching Experience

As you're planning for the fall, hear more from Alan Drew, Executive Pastor at Southside Church talk about our Executive Pastor Coaching Network. Watch more here

Grace Fellowship Church

Denomination: Nondenominational

Weekly Attendance: 2,600

Grace Point Church

Denomination: Nondenominational-  Baptist

Weekly Attendance: 1,170

First Baptist Church Winter Garden

Denomination: Baptist - SBC

Weekly Attendance: 600

Asbury United Methodist Church 

Denomination: United Methodist 

Weekly Attendance: 2,600 

Rolling Hills Christian Church 

Denomination: Christian Church 

Weekly Attendance: 1,700

Collective Church

Denomination: Nondenominational

Prestonwood Baptist Church 

Denomination: Southern Baptist 

Weekly Attendance: 13,000

Luis Palau Association

Denomination: Nondenominational

Staff Size: 68

Vaughn Forest Church 

Denomination: Southern Baptist

Weekly Attendance: 1,100


Mariners Church Hires Kyle Costello as Lead Pastor of Huntington Beach Campus

Mariners sees God moving in amazing ways and Mariners HB is primed for a new leader with a passion to reach the community of Huntington Beach and beyond, to inspire people to follow Jesus and fearlessly change the world. Read more

Immanuel Church Hires Marc Tantillo as New Youth Pastor

God called Marc many years ago, and this new role is a great fulfillment of that calling. Marc also has prior experience as a Bible teacher at Westlake Christian Academy, where he led chapel and mentored students in their faith.   Read more


The Vanderbloemen Difference: We find you candidates you won't on your own

 We’ve invested significant resources into building a scalable database that houses and updates our database of 70K+ candidates. Our consultants don’t work on commission, our database is shared among our team to ensure that every client has access to the best candidates for the role. Watch more here


Meet Josh Lai: Our Research Specialist 

Growing up as a pastor’s kid in Malaysia and Singapore, Josh also learned the importance of cultural fit for people in ministry roles.  Read about Josh