Website Journey Assembly of God

Job Description:
Journey Assembly of God is looking for its next Lead Pastor— one who can build upon the foundation already in place and expand the ministry to reach the unchurched more effectively. Journey desires to reach the lost, make disciples, equip the body to do the work of the ministry, and raise up leaders to carry out the vision within the church.

The Lead Pastor will oversee and develop the following areas of ministry:
Development and implementation of the vision of the church. Development of ministry leaders and systems. Coaching of church staff. Oversight of the Sunday services, including the preaching of inspiring, educational, and discipleship-focused sermons. Oversight and development of an outreach culture. Development of a discipling system. Support of the world mission of the church.

We are seeking a Lead Pastor with a heart for:
Growing and maturing in their walk with Christ.
Strongly emphasizing spiritual development (in self and others). Leading and developing the church.
Building lasting relationships inside the church and with groups and churches in our community.

We are seeking a Lead Pastor with the following skills:
Ability to develop and implement ministry vision. Decisive, wise, and fast-acting. Development and leadership of leaders. Ability to develop, encourage, and coach ministry workers. Highly practical and effective preaching. Fruitful management. Conflict-resolution.

We are seeking a Lead Pastor with the following attitudes, abilities, and desires:
Desire for continuous learning and growth
Teamwork and collaboration
Vision-driven
Always striving for excellence
Hard-working
Strong-finishing, bringing tasks to completion in a timely manner
Trustworthiness—Ability to hold confidences with integrity
Humility

Desire to lead the congregation toward an intentionally multi- racial and multi-ethnic future
Must have their finances in order
Must be committed to their marriage and family

Education:
A four year Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) with an emphasis of Pastoral or other ministry-related degree is preferred. Qualified candidates should have ministerial credentials, with preference given to candidates who have credentials with the Assemblies of God but are open to those who are able to transfer into the Assemblies of God

Experience:
Successful candidate should have at least 4-6 years related ministry experience, including the ability to manage a high functioning team either as a lead pastor or an executive pastor.

To apply for this job email your details to Resume@JourneyAssembly.org