Reports To: Elder Board
Description: The Senior Pastor will provide leadership, care, and encouragement to Christ Community Church.
a) A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ.
b) Consistent spiritual and moral character and lifestyle
c) Biblical leadership qualifications of an elder described in 1 Tim 3 and Titus 1
d) Competent in organization and interpersonal relationships
e) Potential and desire to remain in a long-term ministry
f) Competent in Bible teaching and preaching
g) Successful ministry experience
h) Adequate skill and education for the position
i) Properly ordained or willing to pursue ordination.
Position Description: Primary responsibility for the teaching and sustaining of biblical doctrines of this church and equipping the saints for ministry.
i. Participate in leading/ organizing/ planning the weekly worship services.
ii. Preach/Teach the Word of God regularly
iii. Provide leadership to community prayer
i. Join with the Elders in exercising spiritual oversight and vision setting
ii. Team builder who can work with staff, lay leaders, and body to accomplish God’s vision for the church
iii. Work with leadership to organize/develop gift-based ministries to the body and community
i. Partner with the elders, church officers, staff, and ministry leaders toward effective management of the church
i. Ensure the discipleship/training of ministry staff members, current/future elders of the church, and the general church body
e) Relationship Builder
i. Get to know and love the body at CCC through one-on-one interaction, church events, pastoral visits, and other activities.
ii. Be an advocate for Life Groups to strengthen the body and reach the unchurched in our community
iii. Get to know and love the community we serve and identify ways to minister
a) The Senior Pastor will report to the Elder board.
b) The leadership team will be evaluated regularly.