Lead Pastor

at Crossroad Community Church (view profile)
Location 912-19 St. N.E., Calgary, Canada
Date Posted November 15, 2022
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time

Description

Crossroads Community Church exists to glorify God by reaching out to the communities around us, to make mature followers of Christ Jesus who have passion for God and a heart for people.  Crossroads is looking for a new Lead Pastor who will respond to the call of God and the confirmation of the membership.  This individual will work to equip Crossroads for ministry and oversee all aspects of church life, provide direction, insight and counsel through a Godly walk and Bible-base, Christ-centred ministry.  We are seeking an engaging Pastor who will teach from the Word, and through the Word, to disciple the congregation.  This position will oversee administrative and volunteer staff to conduct our Sunday services and weekly ministry programs.  In addition, the Lead Pastor will lead pastoral care and spiritual guidance for those in our community of faith.  We are seeking a person who will collaborate with ministry volunteers, Church staff, and Church leadership to bring energy and a sense of renewal to our church body through ministry and outreach opportunities.

Education & Experience

  • Experience in a Pastoral position, or equivalent experience
  • Education in Pastoral & Biblical studies, advanced ministry degree preferred

 

Key Responsibilities

 

Worship Services

  • Aid volunteer staff in planning & implementing Sunday Worship services & special services during the year
  • Expository teaching for Sunday worship services
  • Provide special services (i.e. weddings, funerals, child dedications, etc)

 

Pastoral Care & Counselling

  • Provide care & pastoral counselling for congregants (e.g. home or hospital visitations; pastoral direction & care for those in need, etc)
  • Aid ministry leaders in carrying out care of congregants
  • Participate with Elders Team in providing spiritual oversight to the congregation

 

People Oversight and Supervision

  • Working collaboratively with Church staff, provide accountability for the oversight, evaluation and coordination of all ministries of Crossroads
  • Oversee all Church staff. Currently including: Church Administrator & Bookkeeper, Children’s Discipleship Director, Janitorial staff
  • Working collaboratively with the Church Board & Elders team, provide leadership for the fulfilment of the vision and mission of the church
  • Oversee the hiring, supervision, and termination of all paid and volunteer staff of the church, in consultation with the Church Board & Elders team

 

Personal Spiritual Growth

  • Commitment to personal spiritual growth & study

 

 

Applications

 

If you are interested in this position, resumes may be submitted to search@crossroads-communitychurch.org.  Please include: personal testimony & statement of faith, resume and sermon samples (links to recordings either audio or video).

 

Deadline for applications is January 31, 2023