Pastoral Placement

Northern Ohio District Church of the Brethren

Pastoral Placement



Congregations actively in the search process:

Akron Eastwood – Congregational evaluation process.  Cindy Peel serving as interim pastor

Bristolville (full-time) – Profile completed, Search Committee interviewingCongregation arranging pulpit supply. 

Mansfield First – Search Committee being formed.  Tom Michaels serving as transitional pastor until 5/31/22.   Delbert Kettering beginning as interim pastor 6/1/22.

Painesville (part-time) – Profile completed, Search Committee interviewing.  John Ballinger serving as transitional pastor since 2/20/20. 

Woodworth – Search Committee formed, completing profile.  Congregation arranging pulpit supply. 


Congregations that have not yet begun the Search Process or have chosen not to seek at this time:

Brook Park – Leadership providing pulpit supply.

Dupont Jeff Rhees serving as interim pastor.

Sugarcreek East Nelson Brown serving an interim pastor.

Silver Creek Ric Beals serving as interim pastor.


Updated 5/25/2022