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Cor Chmieleski

Hope Community Church (EFCA)

Cor Chmieleski is senior associate pastor with Hope Community Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and director of Hope’s Leadership Development Institute—a two-year learning environment for those wanting to explore church ministry and leadership.

How to Gain Experience Before You Step Behind the Pulpit

Examining the value of pastoral residencies.