Career Opportunity

PASTOR

Overview

Prineville Christian Church is seeking an engaging and passionate Pastor; a leader who can walk alongside the members to grow God’s kingdom.  Pastor candidate should be a people person, able to reach younger families while also ministering to an older congregation. A gifted communicator, approachable, relational, humble, kind, and GENUINE!  We at Prineville Christian Church are a strong community/family who support each other and our community with active ministries and missions. We need a shepherd that will continue to lead by example and help us as our current Pastor transitions into retirement.

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Responsibilities

Leadership

  • Provide overall vision for the direction of the ministry by working with the board and elders.

  • Work with various team leaders and church staff with processes that further the ministry objective of the church.

 

Worship/ Preaching

  • Serve as the spiritual leader of the church.

  • Serve as a leader by example in personal discipleships, stewardship, and evangelism.

  • Operate as the church’s primary bible teacher and preacher, responsible for the regular bible teaching ministry of the church.

  • Spend an appropriate amount of time in study and prayer in preparation for teaching opportunities.

 

Pastoral Care                                      

  • Ensure ongoing ministry to church members who are homebound and in nursing homes.

  • Develop relationships with other churches and organizations in our community consistent with our church mission and values.

  • Conduct weddings, funerals, and baptisms according to the doctrinal commitments of our church.

  • Counsel members and families on how to live biblically faithful lives as needed.

  • Meet regularly with staff and other church leaders to disciple and train them in ministry.

  • Spend time and build relationships with congregation members.

Requirements

  • Bible college degree or equivalent background experience is preferred.

  • A growing personal relationship with Christ

  • Ability to engage people of all generations in the ministry of the church.

  • Demonstrated experience in leadership.

  • Excellent verbal communicator; comfortable speaking before large groups of people.

  • Able to speak the truth in love and deal wisely with conflict amongst the staff and church.

  • Understanding of and willingness to minister within the church’s statement of beliefs.

  • A lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders (1 Tim 3:1-13, 2 Tim 2; Titus 1:5-9)

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To Apply for the Position

Please submit resume and letter of intent by June 14th to:

 

office@prinevillechristianchurch.com

with the subject line "Pastor Application" or

 

mail letter of intent and resume to:

 

Prineville Christian Church

1685 SE Lynn Blvd

Prineville, OR 97754

 

Contact Information:

Gary Burton

541-848-8960