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Savannah Christian Church

Adult Ministries Pastor

Savannah Christian Church
savannah, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 04/25/2008
Categories: Other Pastor
Denominations: Christian Church
Church Size: 4001 to 5000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Savannah Christian Church is seeking an individual to serve in a pastoral, full-time role in the Adult Ministries Department as the Adult Ministries Pastor. This individual will be responsible to oversee the vision, development, implementation, and maintenance of spiritual formation within the adult population of the church, as well as all adult ministries, to include Small Groups Ministry, Adult Education, Volunteer Ministry, Men's Ministries and Women's Ministries. This person will champion the Adult Education program of the church through the development and implementation of strategies that will best educate the adult population of the church while pursuing her mission and maintaining her values. This individual will be responsible for the design, implementation and coordination of a program that provides individual spiritual direction as needed. This person will lead, direct, manage and oversee all pastors and support staff in the Adult Ministries Department of Savannah Christian Church. Teaching at ministry programs as well as other church-wide leadership gatherings, retreats, and training sessions as requested will be required. This individual will engage in pastoral responsibilities to include teaching; preaching; performing weddings and funerals; pastoral counseling; assisting in worship services; communion; baptisms; and child dedications. Hold regular departmental meetings and advise and assist the Human Resources Department in determining staffing needs, appropriate training programs, and in the recruitment and hiring process of new employees within the Adult Ministries Department. This individual will also participate on the Executive Leadership Team. Five years of more experience as a leader in ministry or related environments specifically related to an area of oversight in adult ministry or Christian education is preferred. Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university, preferably with a major in biblical studies, Christian education, or other field designed to prepare candidate for vocational ministry. Masters Degree from accredited seminary is a plus. Savannah Christian Church invites all interested parties to forward inquiries and/or current resumes to: Human Resources, 55 Al Henderson Blvd., Savannah, GA 31419. However, no applicant will be considered for an open position until he/she has completed the formal application process outlined in the Savannah Christian Church website:, under Employment Opportunities.