Campus Pastor Job Description
Are you a spiritual entrepreneur and pastor? Can you knit together and build a_noemailmunity of spiritual skeptics, explorers and_noemailmitted Christians? Do you recognize your own brokenness and are able to pastor others who also are? Can you nurture and coalesce a band of believers and non-believers, wherever they are on their journey? If this quickens your heart, then we want to hear from you.
Lake Forest Church, a 14-year-old, vibrant and rapidly-growing congregation of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, is seeking a pastor for its third campus in the Denver, North Carolina area, just north of Charlotte. The laser beam vision of LFC is reaching people who have given up on church but not on God. We presently are a church of 1,500–2,000 people in four services between two campuses. In the planning for over a year, the need for our third campus is motivated by the growing need for our unique ministry in the west Lake Norman area.
Spiritual leader of the regional congregation
Work with other LFC pastors to cast and execute the Lake Forest vision
Identify, recruit and develop key ministry leaders and teams, both staff and volunteer
Lead the weekly worship services
Pastor the congregation
Our first choice is for live preaching, with the Campus Pastor preaching regularly at this campus
Manage the campus budget with oversight from the Executive Director and Elders
A clear and_noemailpelling testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a life that reflects the fruit of the Holy Spirit
An experienced track record of self-motivated building, growth and development for the Kingdom
Must successfully undergo assessment for church planting gifts required for a startup church
Preaching gifts_noemailmensurate with the Lake Forest preaching team
Undergraduate degree required and M.Div. preferred
This position reports directly to the Executive Director and works closely with the Lead Pastor and the Pastoral Leadership Team.
If you feel called to inquire, please send your letter of inquiry with resume to Suzanne Powell, Executive Assistant, at spowell@lakeforest_noemail. Please put "Campus Pastor" in the subject line of your email. We invite you to find out more about us at www.lakeforest_noemail