Dave Jenkins – Transitional Senior Pastor

DavidJenkinsWEBThe elders are pleased to announce that David Jenkins has accepted the call to be our Transitional Senior Pastor. Assuming all goes well, he is planning on starting Sunday, February 1. Here is a little bit about David’s background.

Dave G. Jenkins, Doctor of Ministry

Professional Objective
To assist a local church in the transition period between senior pastors

To provide encouragement, healing and a renewed vision

To build on a solid foundation of biblical truth and identity in Christ

To assist leadership in performing its role in setting the pace and motivating by example

Experience Profile
Thirty-six years as Senior Pastor in four churches, retired 2008

Five interim pastorates in California and Minnesota

Founding Board Member for a mission in China which was described by Christianity Today in 2008 as a model for ministry in China (www.evergreenchina.net)

Committed to disciple making-Coached a local church and twenty-five area churches to transition to disciple-making churches, trained Nagaland (India) Baptist Church Council in disciple-making, worked with The Navigators in developing Church Discipleship materials

Education Profile
Doctor of Ministry, 1994 – 2001 Trinity Evangelical Divinity School-Major Project: intentional, sequential discipleship ministry in a local church using small and mid-size groups

Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, 1967-1971 University of Texas at Arlington

Bachelor of Divinity, 1964-1967 Arlington Seminary, Arlington, Texas

Personal Profile
Married to Marilyn Myers August 6, 1965

Two married daughters, three grandchildren-all living in Wisconsin

Transitional Senior Pastor Job Description
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One Response to “Dave Jenkins – Transitional Senior Pastor”

  1. Mark Wold says:

    Delighted in your choice. I know of several churches where Pastor Dave has done exceptional transition work, and I’m sure he will do so as well for Trinity as you continue transitioning for an even brighter future. Miss you all but am so glad to know of your choice.