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Christian Church of San Rafael

Lead Pastor

Christian Church of San Rafael
San Rafael, California, United States

Date Posted: 05/19/2008
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Christian Church
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Contemporary Christian Church
in Marin County CA seeks a Lead Pastor with a heart for communicating and reaching post modern people for Christ. Your challenge is to stay biblically strong and focused yet know how to communicate biblical truth to people who were post modern before the rest of the country knew what “post modern” even was!

While we are a small congregation of around 70 on Sunday mornings, we have an excellent contemporary worship team and a core of committed believers eager to serve those who don’t know Christ yet. Check out our Pastoral search website at

Christian Church of San Rafael
Lead Pastor Job Description

The Lead pastor:

…diligently seeks to strengthen and build his relationship with Jesus through worship, prayer, the study of the word and authentic relationships with others.

…follows hard after Jesus and emulates His example in all aspects of his life – family relationship, friends, colleagues and congregation.

…sets as a high priority the development of leaders from within the congregation to share the work of the ministry, so that the members of the body are equipped to minister and so that the pastor is freed up to focus on ministry oversight, vision development and strategic planning

…Through the leading of the Holy Spirit discerns the vision and direction for the congregation designing God-give strategies and implanting them with the help and support of the congregation.

…expresses, a real love and sympathetic understanding for all people regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, or socio-economic status. He also encourages the congregation in following this example.

…has strong communication skills and is able to deliver the truth of God’s word in such a way that it can be understood by people with varying mindsets.

… seeks to build up the unity of the body of Christ in the community through relationships, prayer and partnerships.

For additional information on the position please visit our website at