VanderNews: Oct 29, 2019


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Our Latest News & Resources


Salary Tips for Small Churches

As a small church, it’s hard to know what hires to make, and deciding on a salary for those hires makes the decision-making process even more difficult. Here are some factors to consider when making these decisions, brought to you by our experience with compensation studies here at Vanderbloemen.

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EVENT | Free Church Staff Culture Roundtable in Irvine, CA

Save your seat for November 19 and join Tim Stevens (Vanderbloemen) and Troy Pollock (Pushpay) at Mariners Church in Irvine, CA as they lead us in exploring how to build a strong church leadership foundation and a culture of innovation that’s equipped to meet our congregations where they are.


VIDEO | In-Person Makes All the Difference

 Come along with us on the road to see the work we do. Hear from Executive Search Consultant Brian Dunks as he visits Foothills Church in Maryville, TN. At Vanderbloemen, we believe that in-person makes all the difference in finding the right person for your team.  


RESOURCE | Why You Don't Have to be the Smartest Person in the Room

Our Executive Search Consultant, Dan Knuff, talks about growth as a leader. "If I could go back and tell my younger, less experienced self the things that I wished I had known when I first started, the number one thing I’d say is  you don’t have to be the smartest person in the room.”

New Searches


 Hume Lake Christian Camps

Denomination: Nondenomiantional

Weekly Attendance: > 43,000 guests

The Moody Church

Denomination: Nondenominational

Weekly Attendance: 1,900

Life Action Ministries

Location: Buchanan, Michigan

Holland Heights Christian Reformed Church

Location: Holland, Michigan

Weekly Attendance: 250-260

Thornapple Valley Church

Location: Hastings, Michigan

Denomination: Nondenominational

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Orchard NEO

Denomination: Non-denominational

Neighborhood: Northeast, OH

Pillar Ministries

Denomination: Evangelical Protestant

Neighborhood: Zarephath, New Jersey

Willow Creek Community Church

Denomination: Nondenominational 

Weekly Attendance: 21,000 

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Recent Hire | Prestonwood Hires Special Needs Ministry Director

Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano, Texas, has expanded its staff with a key hire, with Nichole Huggins now serving as their new Special Needs Ministry Director. Prestonwood Baptist Church serves more than 12,000 attendees each week and is a pillar of faith in their community in the Dallas Metroplex. 


Strategic Partners 


Featured Partner | Generis

Vanderbloemen is excited to introduce Generis as a Strategic Partner. Generis helps churches, schools, and nonprofits by maximizing ministry effectiveness and accelerating generosity through consulting, gift development, and capital campaigns