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Big Demand for Part-time Pastors

In the Southwestern Texas Synod, we now have only twelve congregations which average over 150 in Sunday worship attendance. The slide in attendance continues.


Of the 48 congregations now needing a pastor, 42 can afford only a part-time pastor. Congregations need to pursue creative solutions.

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