Spiritual Growth & Connection Pastor
New Hope Durango is looking for a new pastoral team member to work together with our staff team to impact our community and our world with the good news of Jesus' love, grace, forgiveness, healing, and hope. We are a 10 year old, contemporary, non-denominational
church, meeting in a movie theater on Sundays. Church size is approximately 300-400.
New Hope puts an emphasis on authentic relationship with Jesus Christ, and with each other, a passion to grow in Christ, outreach to our world, heartfelt worship to our King, and joyful serving to participate with God's activity.
We are intent on this team member having a unique ability to connect socially and culturally with the 20-40 age group, but also with the ability to relate spiritually and with leadership to other age groupings.
The Spiritual Growth & Connection Pastor will:
Provide leadership for Spiritual Growth and Formation
- Develop and implement a holistic discipleship plan
- Oversee the LifeGroup ministry. The emphasis is on community and secondarily equipping and service.
- Develop and train leaders
- Provide leadership and guidance for the men's ministry
Provide leadership for Assimilating and Connecting people
- Oversee the process of new people being welcomed and connecting to other people in the church
- Innovate and discover strategies for the "regulars", as well as the newer people to connect with each other and build community.
Provide leadership for 20s/30s age group
- Build relationship and foster community with the younger generation--particularly the 20s and 30s age group.
- Teaching - should be comfortable and skilled in teaching both in classroom type setting, as well as the main Sunday morning service
- Pastoral Services- Weddings, funerals, hospital visits, prayer with people, and simple pastoral level counseling.
- Working with the rest of the staff team in strategies to help our church be effective and execute special events including planning and implementing those plans.
Durango is in the southwest part of Colorado, part of the Four-Corners area. It is a recreation destination with an abundance of snow skiing, hiking, biking, fishing, camping, boating, etc. We have all four seasons of weather.
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