Category: Church Planting
Posted on: March 20, 2013
We are looking for a Church Planter for Houghton, Michigan. He must be a qualified pastor (I & II Timothy) that demonstrates dependence upon God, possesses an entrepreneurial spirit, has gifts of evangelism and faith, and will be team-oriented. He will need to be energetic and able to connect with the people where they live and work in the_noemailmunity. He will need to be able to adapt to the culture and climate of the area. He will need to be cooperative with other evangelical churches and leaders in the_noemailmunity in order to establish a broader influence for the kingdom of God. His_noemailmitment to Houghton and this ministry will need to be long-term.
We are a group of churches and pastors in partnership with one another, throughout the Upper Peninsula of Michigan (www.uptravel_noemail),_noemailmitted to start effective, reproducing Converge Worldwide churches in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, through a context of supportive relationships with the U.P. Lead Team. We are affiliated with Converge Great Lakes, a regional district of Converge Worldwide.
For more information regarding our approach to planting churches, our distinctives, funding, testimonies, and more, check out the section on Converge Great Lakes' website about planting churches (www.convergegreatlakes_noemail/plant-churches/planting-converge).
Houghton is located in the heart of the Keweenaw Peninsula (www.keweenaw.info/) in the Upper Peninsula and has a population of more than 7,700 people. Michigan Technological University (www.mtu.edu/) is located in Houghton (www.cityofhoughton_noemail); and Finlandia University (www.finlandia.edu/) is across the river in Hancock (www.cityofhancock_noemail/), which has a population of 4,600. More demographic information: (http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/26/26061.html).
If you are interested in this opportunity, or if you have questions, then please contact us by email: pastorsteve@gracegladstone_noemail.
Converge Great Lakes, U.P. Region Churches:
Grace Church, Gladstone, gracegladstone_noemail
North Shore Church, Menominee, nshorechurch_noemail
Silver Winds Church, Escanaba, silverwindschurch_noemail
CrossBridge Church, Ishpeming, upcrossbridge_noemail
Bethel Baptist Church, Marquette, bethelmarquette_noemail
First Baptist Church of Iron River, Iron River, firstbaptist.cc
First Baptist Church of Norway, Norway, firstbaptistchurchofnorway_noemail
Redemption Hill Church, Kingsford, redemptionhillup_noemail
Homestead Baptist Church, Florence, WI, homesteadbaptistchurch_noemail
Felch Mountain Bible Chapel, Felch, felchmountain_noemail
Calvary Baptist Church, Escanaba, faithfamilyjesus_noemail