116 N Academy St, Murfreesboro, TN 37130  (615) 893-3780

Updates from the Search Committee

as of May 28, 2019
May 13, 2018Installed Search Committee
June 13, 2018Held first Search Committee meeting
June 24, 2018Introduced Congregational Assessment Tool (CAT) to parish
July 9, 2018Began online survey (CAT)
August 6, 2018Close online survey to parishioners
August 26, 2018Held first listening session for parishioners
August 26, 2018Interpretation of CAT results for Search Committee and Vestry
September 9, 2018Held second listening session for parishioners
September 18, 2018Vestry approves Office for Transition Ministry (OTM) Community Portfolio and Parish Profile Draft
October 14, 2018Presented CAT results to parishioners
November 6, 2018Uploaded Parish Profile to St. Paul’s website
November 6, 2018Began receiving clergy names and nominations through the end of 2018
February 5, 2019Received names from the Office of Transition Ministry (OTM)
February 12, 2019Began evaluating candidates
March 28, 2019Began interviews with candidates via video conferencing
April 4, 2019Completed video conferencing with candidates
April 14, 2019Met in discernment and affirmed five candidates to move forward in conversation
April 14 to May 12, 2019Checked references
May 5 to May 19, 2019Conducted site visits to candidates
May 21, 2019Discerned by consensus shortlist of final candidates
May 28, 2019Presented shortlist of candidates to Vestry