Associate Pastor

Lakeland Community Church

Lees Summit, MO 64086

Denomination: Presbyterian - Other

Category: Associate Pastor

Posted on: April 01, 2021

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Job Description

This Associate Pastor Position is intended to grow and develop into a senior pastor position over the next twenty years. This pastoral position involves Sunday morning preaching, discipleship and community building, and staff oversight—all of which are phased in over 5-10 years.

The responsibilities of the Associate Pastor are:

Preaching: The position begins immediately preaching 20 weeks a year, increasing over five years to 32 weeks.
Community, Discipleship, and Pastoral Care: This Associate pastor is responsible for building a culture of community and discipleship for the Millennial and Gen-Z generations with the assistance of existing staff for community life and discipleship. Pastoral Counselling, premarital education, weddings, and funerals for those in the Millennial and Gen-Z generations is primarily the purview of this position.
Staff Oversight: This position oversees the hiring of all future staff, eventually assuming the role of overseer for the entire staff.

About Lakeland Community Church:

Lakeland Community is a vibrant and exciting church community who hears a distinct call from God to ensure there is a place for future generations in our congregation. Our chosen strategy is to establish a place in leadership for those generations—including the position of pastor. 

Job Qualifications:

Masters of Divinity or other post graduate ministry degree—some work in original languages preferred Ministry Experience in a church setting (not House Church, Para Church, or Cell Church) Must be a citizen of the United States currently living in the United States TO BEGIN APPLICATION SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO 

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Associate Pastor
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Full Time
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$50,000 - 60,000
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500 - 750

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Garrett Lahey
913 NE Colbern Road
Lees Summit
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