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Canyon Del Oro Bible Church – Associate Pastor

9200 N. Oracle Rd
United States

Position Type

Associate Pastor



Ministry Area


Avg. Weekly Attendance


Job Description

The Big Picture
Canyon Del Oro Bible Church ( is currently seeking an Associate Pastor for Ministries who is responsible for the development and direction of adult ministries, assimilation, evangelism and outreach, and congregational serving at CDOBC.
Responsibilities: As directed by the Senior Pastor and working with CDOBC Church Leadership, the Associate Pastor for Ministries will:
-Work to fulfill our Christ-given mission of making disciples who live out the Great Commission and Great Commandment.

-Oversee adult ministries, including Sunday morning classes, mid-week classes, and home groups.
-Develop and maintain an annual plan that ensures continuous improvement and growth of adult ministries.
-Provide guidance and oversight for adult ministries curriculum.
-Establish additional small groups and classes.
-Coordinate adult ministry leadership training and development.
-Recruit, develop, and train existing and new adult ministry leaders and teachers
-Ensure each ministry leader is developing no less than 1 assistant leader who can lead in their absence.
-Encourage and assist adult ministry groups in the organization of outreach activities.

-Oversee the assimilation of visitors, attenders, and members.
-Lead and refine our existing process for helping visitors, attenders, and new members become connected with the CDOBC community.
-Give leadership to CDOBC’s Welcome Ministry.

-Increase and improve evangelism and outreach.
-Expand our community outreach by expanding our existing ministries and finding new opportunities.
-Develop and implement additional evangelistic methods and tools to reach people outside our circles.
-Model and encourage a Circles focus and passion (Matt. 28:19-21; Eph. 4:11-12) (“Circles” is a person’s sphere of influence usually consisting of 10 to 15 people.)

-Expand congregational serving opportunities and involvement.
-Help the congregation identify and utilize their spiritual gifts.
-Refine the process to increase volunteers serving in the church.
-Oversee ministry to homebound and hospitalized congregants.

-Attend and be involved in CDOBC monthly Elder Board meetings, and weekly staff meetings.
-Assist in the pulpit ministry on Sunday morning as directed by the Senior Pastor.
-Work and minister in harmony with the church staff. Perform various other duties as directed by the Senior Pastor.

-Be faithful to cultivate your own faith and family relationships – in both attitude and example (1 Corinthians 11:1; 1 Timothy 3; Titus 1).
-Be faithful in teaching and practice according to the doctrinal positions of CDOBC and sign the statement of adherence.
-Demonstrate a personality, temperament, and interpersonal skills to relate and serve effectively in a multi-generational congregation.
-Maintain a commitment to confidentiality regarding all records of CDOBC, the staff, and the church membership.

-Undergraduate degree.
-Graduate degree from a seminary or Bible college preferred, but not required.

-Minimum of 3 years of service as full-time, salaried church associate pastor or staff.
-Demonstrated commitment to church service as a volunteer.
-Ordained minister is preferred, but not required. (CDOBC will assist in ordination, if desired.)

Interpersonal Skills:
-Able to work directly with and communicate in a manner that fosters Christian love.
-Seeks to serve the interest of others.
-Continually demonstrates the fruit of Spirit.
The Compensation
Total Package: $102,000 Depending on Experience

The Process
Please look over this job description and the church website. Along with your resume please answer these questions:

Why do you believe that you might be a good fit as the Associate Pastor at CDOBC?

Describe your experiences in ministry and how you may be qualified to serve as the Associate Pastor of CDOBC?

In just a few sentences please give a summary of your theology and how that is in line with the doctrine of CDOBC?

Please send your resume, the answers to these questions and a link to at least one online sermon to [email protected]