Rev. Andrew Mead served for 3 years as resident pastor and interim pastor at COS before his calling to serve as co-pastor. He is deeply grateful to serve the dear people of COS as we receive God’s surprising Kingdom together. He is passionate about seeking Jesus in the ordinary rhythms of our lives and overcoming the barriers that divide God’s people in life and worship. Previously he taught at Mekane Yesus Seminary in Addis Ababa for one year before completing a ThM at Duke Divinity School. He is married to Jana and they have two sons, Asher and Oliver.