Associate Minister of Discipleship

Fairway Christian Church

The Villages, FL 32162

Denomination: Christian Church

Category: Associate Pastor

Posted on: February 10, 2022

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Fairway Christian Church is seeking an Associate Minister of Discipleship.

The successful candidate must be commited to the doctrinal beliefs and mission statement of Fairway Christian Church and must be committed to the ideas embraced by what has been historically known as the Restoration Movement.

The Associate Minister for Discipleship will develop and implement a Discipleship Strategy including, but not limited to:

Developing a comprehensive discipleship/education strategy for the Church that aligns with our goal of fulfilling the great Commission found in Mathew 28:18-20--make disciples.
Creating a sustained culture of discipleship that consistently challenges people through teaching, modeling, mentoring, coaching, and serving that will help us present everyone mature in Christ (Col 1:28)
Giving primacy to the Word of God in your efforts to implement a strategy and promote a sustaining culture of discipleship making
As part of the Application of this Strategy the following must be included:

Lead out with the Preaching Minister to develop, envision and promote ways in which the majority of the church can become a part of Life Groups
Recruit, empower, develop, mentor, train and equip potential Life Group Leaders
Develop the language, vision, and structure for all ongoing and/or periodic classes, seminars, and special classes that will provide for our church members to move from spiritual infancy to maturity.
The Discipleship minister is expected as needed, to be involved in the teaching of classes, series of classes, and special seminars, etc. as needed in order to fulfill the churches discipleship strategy.

Additional information on the position and on the vision and mission of Fairway Christian Church can be obtained from Harry Harris,


About Fairway Christian Church:

Fairway Christian Church is located in the middle of "The Villages" in Central Florida, the nation's largest retirement community (pop around 150,000 and the church membership reflects that dynamic. Fairway is approximately 20 years old and has about 900 members. Fairway has a staff of 3 full time ministers plus an office administrator and support staff. The church has 5 active Elders who oversee the church's operations. 

Job Qualifications:

The successful candidate must:

Possess at minimum a bachlor's degree from an accredited Bible College, Seminary, or University
Have a minimum of three years experience as a member of the ministerial staff at a local church
Able to effectively and enthusiastically serve as a team member with a positive attitude, exhibit a good work ethic and te a self motivated individual
Able to teach and preach effectively
Possess leadership skills, experience in developing, participating in, and leading teams
Possess excellent organizational and relational skills. 

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Associate Minister of Discipleship
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Full Time
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750 - 1000

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Harry Harris
8400 E. County Road 466
The Villages
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