San Diego Reader

In our marriages, our friendships, our children 10 Christian leadership: from a position of self-awareness, security, and being able to serve or lead the people around us

New Hope Church

Contact: 10330 Carmel Mountain Road, San Diego 858-538-0888 www.newhopechurch.com

Membership: 300

Lead Pastor: Eric Pfeiffer

Operations Director: Kandi Pfeiffer

Age: 42

Born: Los Alamitos

Formation: Westmont College, Santa Barbara; Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena more

What have you done for us lately?

Every May, after the tasseled hats have fallen to the ground and the graduation parties have died down, hundreds of thousands of new graduates enter the workforce. Or at least that’s the plan. … “I still hate it,” he says. But at the moment, he doesn’t feel as though he has much choice. His private schooling at Westmont College in Santa Barbara gave him “all kinds of lofty ideals and not a lot of practical skills” and, he says, “plenty of financial debt.” more