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Andrew Peterson

Andrew Peterson serves as the lead pastor of Park Community Church (EFCA) in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. He is married to Brittany, and they met at Crown College, where he received a B.S. in youth ministry and an M.A. in Christian studies while serving on the pastoral staff of an EFCA church. Andrew and Brittany and their children (Avery, Judah and Oakley) live in St. Louis Park, where they love spending time with their family, friends and neighbors, seeing God’s kingdom advanced through the local church.

Two Churches Become One

Hurdles and hopes in merging an established church with a young church plant