Pastor Dave

David Gallagher, our Pastor Emeritus

My mission as part of the pastoral team at Palm West Community Church is to help create an Ephesians 4 “Equipping Culture” in the life and ministry of GallagherDavidPalm West Community Church specifically training and coordinating the Pastoral Assistance Team and Stephen Ministers.

Outside Interests:  I am also a Conference Speaker, and Author at Aging Successfully.

I also served on staff at Green Lake Conference Center in Wisconsin. Published over 50 Articles, curriculum for four publishers and contributed sections to six books on volunteer ministry, outreach, children & youth ministry, small groups, loss & grief and middle, senior, and elderly adult ministry.

• Recent books: “Aging Successfully” (Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2012); “Healing Takes Time” (Liturgical Press); and “Senior Adult Ministry in the 21st Century” (Wipf and Stock Publishers; originally by Group Publishing).
• Lead conferences on “Volunteerism,” “Building Healthy Teams,” “Intergenerational Ministry,” “Second Half Ministry—Reaching the 50+ Generation,” “Passing the Leadership Mantle,” and “Barriers to Ministry.”

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