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Lead Pastor

Community Church of Greenwood

Greenwood, IN

Category: Senior Pastor

Posted on: November 02, 2018

Job Description:

To apply for this position, visit http://ccgonline_noemail/lead-pastor.

Community Church of Greenwood seeks a collaborative, servant-oriented leader with deep personal humility. This role requires a high degree of self-awareness and a willingness to distribute leadership responsibilities in a way that leverages the team and promotes personal ministry flourishing. The Lead Pastor participates within the_noemailmunity as an elder while also serving under the leadership of the church eldership.

Key Accountabilities


Model and lead a culture of consistent feedback that enables personal growth in self-awareness, skill development, leadership effectiveness, and_noemailmunity_noemailmitment.
Collaborate effectively with elders to develop a long-term vision for the church.
Personally lead the development and implementation of time-based plans fulfilling the vision and subsequent objectives.
Communicate and champion Community Church of Greenwood's purpose, values, and invitation, and the strategic efforts that flow from them.
Ensure that the church staff carries out the objectives through regular strategic planning, goal setting, and proper results measurement.
Help identify and cultivate spiritual gifting and capacity among staff in order to develop leadership in an ongoing fashion.
Address and resolve conflict in a loving and Biblical manner.
Shepherd our church body to humbly pursue Kingdom-reflecting diversity.
Model God-honoring excellence through timely execution of professional correspondence.

Preaching and Teaching

Serve as primary Sunday morning_noemailmunicator for Community Church of Greenwood.
Collaborate with worship planning staff to enable coordination and promote consistent excellence in planning.
Commit to ongoing learning and educational opportunities that stretch theological insight and_noemailmunication proficiency.
Work with existing staff to develop their capability to_noemailmunicate truth in a clear and_noemailpelling way.
Teach in a variety of settings that reflect a dynamic_noemailmunity and creative ministry.
Ensure that all other speakers who preach at Community Church of Greenwood_noemailmunicate biblical truth in a manner consistent with our values.


Intentionally build deep relationships and a spirit of cooperation that promotes a team atmosphere among elders and staff.
Commit to the depth of our_noemailmunity and build relationships with members and guest
Serve as a model and mentor to others in areas of day-to-day life, especially with regard to:Building disciplines
Engaging with those who are not followers of Christ
Being a Godly spouse and parent (if applicable)
Being a responsible steward of time and finances (including personal rest)
Commit to establishing transparency and authentic accountability with elders that enable an environment that gives and receives encouragement, prayer, feedback, and accountability.

Primary Objectives in First 18-24 Months in Role

Move quickly to establish role as primary preacher, teacher and_noemailmunicator.
Build healthy, effective relationships with other members of the church leadership team and develop coaching methods for leadership development.
Make personal imprint on the church mission, values, and strategic objectives as an integral part of leadership role.
Work with church leaders to resolve facilities use issues.
Develop and implement effective staff management structure and accountabilities.

Supervisory responsibility

Our Direction Team, with visionary leadership from our lead pastor and_noemailanizational leadership from our_noemailmunications director, is responsible for setting the overarching themes and goals for the year, as well as the planning processes to ensure consistent excellence in all ministries.

Our Discipleship Team is responsible for structuring our processes and environments to provide clear pathways for all of our congregants to grow as followers of Jesus, who are being changed by Jesus, to have spiritual influence on those around them.

Applications will be reviewed after January 1, 2019.

To apply for this position, visit http://ccgonline_noemail/lead-pastor.

About Community Church of Greenwood:

To apply for this position, visit http://ccgonline.org/lead-pastor. Community Church of Greenwood was established 42 years ago as a non-denominational, Christian church and we've had only 2 lead pastors in that span of time. As a church with a weekly attendance of 850, we are earnestly seeking God's face for the next chapter in our journey and in doing so, we're expectantly pursuing the next lead pastor who God has for us. Greenwood is a southern suburb of Indianapolis and was recently ranked #5 nationally as one of the most affordable suburbs to live in. It is a wonderful place to live and raise a family, with high-performing schools and great parks and play areas. Our church sits right in the heart of Greenwood and is located directly between our two school districts. We're only a 20 minute drive to downtown Indianapolis, where you can take in some of the best food, entertainment, and sports in the world. To apply for this position, visit http://ccgonline.org/lead-pastor. 


To see our full candidate profile and apply for this position, visit http://ccgonline.org/lead-pastor. 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Lead Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Senior Pastor
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Church Size:
750 - 1000

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Community Church of Greenwood
Contact Name:
Brad Barmore
1477 W. Main St.
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