The Associate Pastor will execute the vision cast by the Board of Elders under the supervision of the Senior Pastor by focusing primarily on leading the pastoral staff through their day-to-day ministry responsibilities, ensuring all church ministries are aligned around the church’s vision and goals.
In this position, you will fulfill the Primary Responsibilities under the guidance and supervision of the Senior Pastor and work closely with the Board of Elders, and Core Leadership Team, which includes church staff and lay ministry leaders. We envision the ideal candidate to be a strategic thinker who is highly collaborative in nature and promotes teamwork and unity within our leadership team and our body.
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Reporting to the Sr. Pastor, the Associate Pastor is responsible for providing pastoral care to the ill, the bereaved, the suffering, the confused, and the anxious members of this church along with their families and friends. Further, he/she will work with those committed to saturating this church in prayer, providing opportunities to cultivate and experience the power of prayer. Finally, he/she will work proactively to prepare our covenant partners for their own future life challenges and to equip them to care well for others.
The person in this role functions as an administrator, organizer, encourager, and equipper for the ministries that provide pastoral care including Deacons, Prayer, Coalition of Counselors, and other groups of lay volunteers who visit and serve our congregation.
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The Associate Pastor exists to build strong relationships with the local community, help create a culture of evangelism, and provide avenues for people to mobilize the gospel.
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The Associate Pastor will be the primary support person for the Senior Pastor. This person will assist the Senior Pastor to conduct the business of the church, promote vision for the church, build and help facilitate the growth of the church and community.
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The Associate Pastor is the primary support person for the Senior Pastor in the overall leadership of the church. This includes assisting with sermon preparation, service planning, and periodic speaking.
The core function of this position will be the oversight and leadership of the Youth Ministry. This includes growing relationships inside the church and expanding the Ministry outside into the community.
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We are seeking an innovative, experienced, and committed Associate Pastor who will assist in creating environments, both physically and relationally, where members and volunteers take their next steps with Jesus.
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The Associate Pastor at Church is called to shepherd and care for the congregation to experience gospel-growth in Christlikeness.
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The Associate Pastor is a member of the Church. He reports directly to the Senior Pastor, oversees the spiritual development of families in the context of a family-integrated, cross-generational approach to ministry.
His main focus is working with family units and volunteers to fulfill the mission of the Church and implement the vision of the Senior Pastor as it pertains to developing ministries which will strengthen Christian families and create meaningful cross-generational relationships within the church body. He is expected to contribute to the team spirit of the staff through fellowship, encouragement, cooperation, prayer support and other appropriate ways, as he serves his Lord Jesus Christ and the church.
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