Here are some recent ministry moves by Grace Brethren pastors:
Charlie Atwood has joined the staff of the West Kittanning Grace Brethren Church, Kittanning, Pa. (Larry Edwards, senior pastor), as the Family Life pastor. Charlie started his ministry on March 1.
Dave Kennedy is concluding 17 years of ministry on June 1 at Community of Grace Church, Richmond, Va. Dave is looking for continued ministry in the Colorado Springs, Co., area.
Aaron Jones begins June 1 as pastor of Southwest Grace Brethren Church, Grove City, Ohio. He has served as associate pastor at Woodville Grace Brethren Church, Mansfield, Ohio (Ron Smals, senior pastor), for nearly eight years.
Rod Peebles is pastor at Grace Brethren Church, Bowling Green, Ohio.
Jonathon Carey has transitioned to a staff position with Grace Church (Jeff Bogue, senior pastor), Akron, Ohio, as the Ellet Grace Brethren Church becomes a campus of Grace Church. Gary Underwood, who has served at Grace Church, Delaware, Ohio, for more than 11 years, will become the campus pastor at Ellet in July.
Jason Bradshaw is planting a Grace Brethren church in Troy, Ohio. He previously served as pastor of music and counseling at Greenville, Ohio, Grace Church.
Bob Wriedt has been designated as the next senior pastor at Grace Community Church, Seal Beach, Calif. He now bears the title of “senior pastor elect” and will gradually assume more of the senior pastor duties over the course of the next year until current pastor, Steve Williams, officially retires at the end of April 2017.