New Shepherding Model FAQs
What is a Pastoral Community?
Pastoral Communities will be the primary setting where shepherding care takes place. The pastors will care for members and support the work of the elders who have been designated to shepherd in these communities.
What is an Elder Shepherding Group?
It is a group of members who have a designated elder to spiritually care for them.
What is the goal of the new shepherding model?
That every member of Christ Covenant would be connected to and cared for by an elder.
How does the new shepherding model relate to our mission and values?
We are committed to making and shaping disciples, and we believe that God has ordained elders to play a vital role in this process.
How does the new shepherding model impact my children and family?
While parents are the primary disciple-makers of their children, we believe the presence of a shepherd in the life of families will greatly support their growth in the faith.