Pastor of Evangelism and Outreach

at The Metropolitan Bible Church (view profile)
Location 2176 Prince of Wales Dr., Ottawa, Canada
Date Posted May 28, 2021
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time

Description

The Pastor of Evangelism and Outreach provides overall direction and implementation of a Bible-driven, gospel centered evangelism ministry through The Met to the marketplace. He provides leadership and oversight of the development of personal and corporate evangelism in a culturally relevant and engaging manner. He provides oversight and direction the local outreach ministry initiatives. The Pastor demonstrates flexibility to lead other ministry areas as well. For further information or a detailed job description, please contact us at employment@metbiblechurch.ca.

 

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

Teaching and Engaging People Through Evangelism: Responsible for the teaching of God’s Word through evangelism and outreach; (80% of time)
•Devotes himself to prayer and ministry of the Word;
•Applies God’s Word to current events and to our post-Christian culture;
•Preaches and teaches regularly in evangelistic events, courses and classes;
•Provides regular teaching series on discipleship and evangelism to everyone, but with an awareness ofthose in the marketplace and in the public square;
•Mobilizes the congregation to be personal evangelists through planning, teaching, and assessing;
•Models an evangelistic fervor in his community and intentionally engages marketplace / public square employees in evangelistic conversations; and,
•Oversees Alpha and Christianity Explored offerings.

City Outreach: Supervises the Manager of Community Engagement and Outreach: (10% of time)
•Insuring that outreach and compassion initiatives are effective and aligned with the Met’s vision, while the Manager networks with other like-minded churches, and local organizations, to implement outreach and compassion ministries; and,
•Encouraging the Manager as she interacts with Met ministry leaders to promote engagement in outreach and compassion ministries.

Ministry Strategy and Planning: Develops and maintains an overall strategy and plan for evangelism and outreach that fits the Met mission and values (biblically faithful, mission-minded, people-developing, relationally-strong and regionally involved): (10% of time)
•Reviews and understands The Met’s mission as it applies to evangelism and outreach;
•Plans integration of evangelism and outreach into The Met culture across all ages and stages;
•Evaluates existing evangelism and outreach programs in light of their evangelistic focus and establishes criteria for program assessment;
•Finds success in Evangelism and Outreach Ministry outside The Met and applies to The Met;
•Consults academic and ministry resources to integrate demonstrated strategies;
•Engages other ministry staff and volunteers in the planning process;
•Develops strategic plans, annual ministry plans and annual philosophy of ministry plans; reports regular on adherence to these tools; and,
•Communicates plans to Met ministry staff and encourages participation.

There are expected to be other related duties for the Evangelism and Outreach Pastor:
•Flexibility to lead/participate in other pastoral roles and responsibilities as needed from time to time;
•May be called upon to preach occasionally or to lead Sunday services;
•Is an active participant in the ministry staff discussions;
•Participates in ministry staff and all-staff meetings, and prayer meetings;
•Fulfills the professional development requirements;
•Participates in the performance review process, self-evaluation and annual review sessions;
•Develops personal goals with the Lead Pastor to enhance ministry performance; and,
•Completes reporting requirements in a thorough and timely manner.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

The incumbent should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in evangelism and outreach pastoral ministry and
a seminary degree.

ADDITIONAL NOTES
The position is a full-time salaried position it is expected that the incumbent will often be called upon for additional requirements. The work requires some evenings as well as Sundays on a regular basis.
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