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The Church at LifePark

Associate Pastor-Discipleship

The Church at LifePark
Mt Pleasant, South Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 12/13/2012
Categories: Associate Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


The Associate Pastor – Discipleship will be responsible for developing, implementing, and overseeing the discipleship ministries at The Church at LifePark campus of First Baptist Church, Mt. Pleasant.


The overall discipleship ministry will be consistent with the First Baptist Church/The Church at Life Park Mission, which is Connecting, Growing and Serving Together.  The Mission is pursued through programs and activities including corporate worship, organized ministry, relational small groups and evangelistic outreach in an age appropriate manner. 


The Associate Pastor – Discipleship shall give evidence of a call to Christian ministry and demonstrate a mature relationship with God.  The Associate Pastor – Discipleship should exhibit spiritual gifts for ministry, should exhibit talents and personality traits that will enhance the church’s ministry, and should exhibit training and experience in ministry.


The Associate Pastor – Discipleship will report to the Campus Pastor and will work under his direction to oversee the discipleship ministries of the church.  The work can include, but not be limited to the following:


  1. Planning and overseeing adult discipleship;
  2. Providing pastoral care and counseling;
  3. Overseeing ministry leaders, both paid staff and/or volunteers, for various age groups (i.e. preschool, children, students, and adults);
  4. Other duties as assigned.


The Associate Pastor - Discipleship is responsible for recruiting, retaining, training and overseeing necessary workers and helpers in the ministry, both volunteers and paid personnel where applicable.  When appropriate the Associate Pastor - Discipleship will coordinate plans and activities with ministers on other First Baptist Church campuses.



Culture of LifePark

The Church at LifePark, a new campus of First Baptist Mt. Pleasant in Mt. Pleasant, SC, is seeking to call a full-time Associate Pastor.  The Church at LifePark completed a new facility in March 2010 and is in the first phase of a 30 acre master plan.  The church is multi-generational and is growing in ethnic diversity.  The church celebrates a blended style of music incorporating the best of worship, old and new.  The church seeks to build a culture which uses changing methodologies without compromising the message of the gospel.  The staff is a godly, highly energetic, passionate and results oriented team.  Sunday morning attendance averages between 1100-1200.   If interested, there is a ministry application packet available.  Please contact Chad Moore, Campus Pastor, at chad@lifeparkmp.orgor 843-276-9802.