Discipleship and Community Life Pastor

Longview Community Church

Longview, WA 98632

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Category: Associate Pastor

Posted on: August 05, 2021

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Longview Community Church is looking for someone to extend the vision of being a welcoming family, transformed by Christ, to love our neighbors through the ministries of discipleship and pastoral care.

Required:
• A learning and growing relationship with Jesus
• B.A. or B.S. in Christian Ministry, Counseling, Communications, or similar
• Aligns with the vision, mission, and values of LvCC
• Experience in Christian Ministry
• Eager to learn, willing to be challenged, supported and encouraged as part of a team
• Passes appropriate background checks

Preferred:
• 10+ years of pastoral ministry experience
• Master’s degree in theology, religion, or Divinity.

Option: We are also seeking a part-time worship leader. If you have musical expertise, these responsibilities could be modified to allow for ¼ time worship leadership responsibilities. See more, below. *

Ministry Responsibilities:

Discipleship
• Lead a team in the development and growth of discipleship ministry toward community engagement, and spiritual growth.
• Train, resource, empower, and celebrate leaders to ensure the existence of healthy communities (i.e. small groups, Bible studies, retreats, women/men’s groups, etc.)
• Identify, develop, and/or select curriculum, resources, and materials as tools for leaders to use for discipleship and spiritual formation

Pastoral Care
• Lead, train, equip and empower Deacons for ministry
• Make regular connections with homebound members
• Oversee hospital visitations to pray, counsel, and support
• Assist Lead Pastor and families in planning and officiation of funerals

General
• Participate in weekly staff meetings; be part of the team
• Willing and available to preach and participate in worship services
• Responsible for projecting, submitting, and adhering to an annual budget
• Lead regular monthly huddles with ministry teams
• Other duties as assigned

* Optional Worship Leadership Component
• Trained musician capable of high-level vocal/instrumental performance
• Plan and lead worship events in coordination with the Lead Pastor
• Recruit and lead teams of musicians and audio/video technicians
• Oversight of all music ministry and events at LvCC

Job Type: Full-Time (40hrs/wk)
Direct Report: Lead Pastor

Job Type: Full-Time
Reports To: Lead Pastor

Please Submit Information to: discipleship@longviewcommunitychurch.org
Cover Letter
Resume
Brief Bio
 

About Longview Community Church:

Longview Community Church (LvCC) has a rich history of faith, discipleship and service to the community. As the church prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary, LvCC is experiencing a renewal of vision and mission led by the Holy Spirit. Our beautiful facility on Longview's Lake Sacajawea was a gift from the city's founder in 1926 and continues to be a very present reminder of God's light and work in our community. 

Job Qualifications:

Required:
• A learning and growing relationship with Jesus
• B.A. or B.S. in Christian Ministry, Counseling, Communications, or similar
• Aligns with the vision, mission, and values of LvCC
• Experience in Christian Ministry
• Eager to learn, willing to be challenged, supported and encouraged as part of a team
• Passes appropriate background checks
Preferred:
• 10+ years of pastoral ministry experience
• Master’s degree in theology, religion, or Divinity. 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Discipleship and Community Life Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Salary:
$50,000 - 60,000
Organization Type:
Church
Denomination:
Worship Style:
Blended
Church Size:
100 - 250

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Contact Name:
Dave Hendrickson
Address1:
2323 Washington Way
Address2:
City:
Longview
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
98632
Country:
United States
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