Church Chair exChange

A Resource Portal for Church Chairs

This page is primarily focused on church chairs, but is truly a resource for all lay leaders. Scroll down to see scheduled webinars as well as recordings and resources from previous webinars.  Please feel free to contact conference staff with ideas for future topics.

Next Scheduled Webinar:


Past Webinars:

The Role of Church Chair

Featuring Greg Yee, PacNWC Superintendent
Recorded on September 18, 2018

Building and Executing an Effective Budget

Featuring Brian Whitaker, PacNWC Executive Board
Recorded December 11, 2018

Supporting Your Youth Pastor and Youth Ministry

Featuring Erik Cave, PacNWC Director of NextGen Ministries
Recorded January 15, 2019

Sabbatical and Ministry Leave Considerations

Featuring Dawn Taloyo, PacNWC Director of Pastoral and Congregational Care

Role Alignment: the importance of clarifying roles on teams and between the chair and pastor

Featuring Peter Sung, Pastor, Evergreen Covenant Church/Conference Coach, PacNWC staff
Recorded May 21, 2019


Church Chair exChange Resource Portal:

[Click Here] to access files and resources for church chairs from our webinars.

Recommended Books for Church Leadership Teams/Councils/Boards (from webinar discussions):

“Canoeing the Mountains: Christian Leadership in Uncharted Territory” by Tod Bolsinger
“Interim Ministry in Action: A Handbook for Churches in Transition” by Norman B. Bendroth
“Sacred Cows Make the Best Burgers: Developing Change-Driving People and Organizations” by Kriegel and Brandt
“Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley’s Bill Campbell” by Schmidt, Rosenberg, and Eagle
“The Essential Coaching Leader: The Brain-Friendly Practices for State-of-the-Art Leadership in the 21st Century” by Burgin