Full-time Lead Pastor
Abbotsford Community Church Needs a Lead Pastor!
Abbotsford Community Church, in Abbotsford, BC, is a healthy church with a membership of about 80. We are seeking a full time lead pastor to replace our beloved pastor of fourteen years who is moving into another ministry opportunity. Our new pastor will be someone who continues the legacy of our core values of Biblical truth such as: exegetical preaching, developing people (leaders), community outreach, and discipleship training. The Lead Pastor provides leadership to the Ministry Leadership Team, together fulfilling the church’s role in the community. This is a collaborative leadership model.
We are looking for a candidate who:
Is Spirit filled and led;
Loves God and people;
Likes to have fun;
Enjoys being a part of the larger community and church family;
If married, has a supportive spouse and family who see the church as a part of their extended family;
Has an ability to connect with all ages;
Has a willingness to grow and learn; and
Has a vision to help us grow in community outreach.
-Provide spiritual leadership to the congregation through preaching, teaching and pastoral care.
-Provide leadership and supervision to the Ministry Leadership Team (MLT) and church staff
-Report to the Board of Elders and attend/contribute at Elder Board meetings
-Manage fiscal responsibilities in collaboration with the Elder team
-Facilitate community outreach
-Participate in various aspects of the ACC community as time and interests allow.
-Preferably a Master’s degree from an accredited Theological Seminary
-2-5 years of experience in pastoral ministry or related ministry.
-Agreement with the BC Mennonite Brethren Conference’s Confession of Faith, and a willingness to be credentialed with the BCMB Conference.
How to ApplyIf you have interest in this position, please forward a resume to: email@example.com
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