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Life Groups Pastor

Fellowship Bible Church Dallas

Dallas, TX

Category: Small Groups Pastor

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Job Description:

Are you someone who wants to be on the cutting edge of significant and exciting change? Are you an avid activator of people? Do you want to have the autonomy, authority, and challenge to craft a ministry within the context of a brand new mission and vision? Then we may have the position for you.

Fellowship Dallas is looking for our next great leader to make our Life Groups the primary discipleship engine in our church. We want someone with a testimony around the impact of God's life-changing_noemailmunity. They will have a proven track record of making disciples, of identifying, equipping, and launching leaders, and of being an incredible teammate, eager to contribute to and strive for the success of his peers.

The Life Groups Pastor is responsible for ensuring that the Life Groups ministry at Fellowship Bible Church Dallas is the "engine" for disciple-making and that the congregation is connecting with one another, building_noemailmunity, and experiencing spiritual development through a strong, healthy, and growing Life Groups ministry. This includes developing and executing an annual Life Groups growth plan, identifying and recruiting group leaders, developing Life Group curriculum, and ongoing leadership and coaching of group leaders and coaches.

1. Develop and maintain an annual plan that ensures continuous improvement and growth of Life Group involvement by the congregation.
2. Plan and execute regular Life Group connection events as a means of bridging the gap between attractional environments and growth environments.
3. Implement methods of recruiting Life Group leaders and participants and develop processes that ensure a healthy Life Groups growth rate over time.
4. Function as the overall leader of all Fellowship Dallas Life Groups, coaching and equipping Life Group leaders in the successful_noemailpletion of their day-to-day duties and responsibilities.
5. Foster a strong, active, growth- and recruiting-focused_noemailwork of Life Group leaders, members, and individuals interested in b_noemailing part of the church's Life Groups ministry.
6. Plan and execute regular Life Group leader training and appreciation events, ensuring the existence of a healthy body of Life Group leaders upon which to grow a strong Life Groups ministry.
7. Work with the Communications Department to create promotional materials and_noemailmunication methods that ensure everyone at the church is aware of the Life Groups ministry area, its purpose and importance, and how to get connected.
8. Identify, develop, and/or select Life Group curriculum and other study materials and tools.
9. Drive periodic Life Group campaigns in conjunction with weekend services.

1. Long-term patterns of:
a. Doing life in authentic, life-changing_noemailmunity
b. Identifying, recruiting and developing high capacity leaders of leaders
c. Focusing on the end in mind and_noemailmitment to stay the course
2. Strong leader with solid work ethic and ability to point-lead a_noemailplex ministry area/team
3. High degree of Emotional Intelligence (i.e., self-awareness, self-management, social- awareness, and social/relational management)
4. Minimum of 57 years' experience as a staff member in a ministry leadership capacity
5. Preferred Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies or a related field

Tommy Shelton, Executive Pastor tommys@fellowshipdallas_noemail  

Position Information:

Job Title:
Life Groups Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Small Groups Pastor
Organization Type:
Bible Church
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Church Size:
1500 - 2000

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Organization Name:
Fellowship Bible Church Dallas
Contact Name:
Ron M. Smith
9330 North Central Expressway
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