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Community Presbyterian Church

Danville, California, United States

Date Posted:
Church Size:
1501 to 2000
Job Type:
Community Presbyterian Church
Job Description:

Our church hopes to become a regional resource for beginning and sustaining strong marriages and for nuruturing healthy families.  The Director of Marriage and Family Ministries will oversee and lead our church's efforts to foster a culture of connection and discipleship between generations, especially in those ways that will help the church as a whole to pass on its faith to the next generation by becoming a cohesive spiritual family of families. 


Qualities Desired for This Position:

  • Strong programmatic leadership
  • Skills for recruiting, supporting, and building teams of ministry volunteers
  • A clear passion for the spiritual health of marriages and families
  • Experience in organizational leadership
  • Gifts for teaching, leadership, and discipleship
  • An awareness of the spiritual, social, and relational struggles facing couples and families today


Key Responsibilities:

  • Steward the strategic planning for CPC’s efforts to nurture and support strong marriages and families
  • Develop a volunteer and staff team implement our Marriage and Family Ministry plan
  • Develop and lead programmatic opportunities and other resources to enhance Marriage and Family Ministries at CPC
  • Initiate, develop, and resource partnerships with ministries beyond CPC to strengthen marriages and families in our community and region
  • Partner with other departments –especially those within the intergenerational ministry team- to lead CPC into new ways of fostering relational support networks between families and across generations
  • Develop curriculum, online resources, classes and experiences –in collaboration with our Children’s Ministries-  to equip parents to take on the primary role in the discipleship of their children
  • Provide for parents practical strategies and tools to nurture spiritual formation at home
  • Create programmatic pathways that will engage families at each stage or developmental milestone in order to celebrate faith milestones, set family priorities, and nurture connections with the church community
  • Develop and oversee a communication strategy to encourage parents to adopt and live into counter-cultural gospel priorities for their families
  • Organize family retreats and/or events that will lead families into new discipleship experiences

This is a key ministry leadership position in our church, but not an ordained pastoral position.

This position works under the leadership of the Pastor for Intergenerational Ministries.

This is a fulltime position that offers benefits.


If you sense God might be calling you into this ministry opportunity, please feel free to contact us at CPCSearchTeam@gmail.com!

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About the Church

Community Presbyterian Church

Community Presbyterian Church (or CPC as many know us) is a vibrant and thriving church with a strong presence in the East Bay Area of Northern California. Located in the town of Danville, we are an Evangelical Presbyterian Church with a long history of striving to share the gospel of Jesus Christ in life-changing ways the community around us. In gratitude and prayerful dependence upon God, we seek to be faithful disciples of Jesus Christ. We desire to know and do God’s will in our life together, both now and in the future. We believe More...

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