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Covenant Church

Bowling Green, Ohio, United States

Date Posted:
Counseling - Discipleship Pastor - Evangelism Pastor - Outreach - Pastoral Care Pastor - Senior Pastor
Church Size:
151 to 250
Job Type:
Covenant Church
Job Description:


Covenant Church (bgcovenant.org).


Covenant Church of Bowling Green, Ohio (twenty minutes south of Toledo) is seeking a full-time Pastor of Care & Outreach. The Pastor of Care & Outreach will be responsible to care for people within the church body and those outside the church body, and cast a vision for reaching people in Bowling Green, Ohio and surrounding areas with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The Pastor will also be expected to preach, teach, and perform regular pastoral functions. Partnering with the community life pastor and a board of elders, the pastor of care & outreach will also step into the position of "team leader" and serve as the main vision-caster for a new, outward-focused direction for Covenant Church.


Deadline to Apply: June 11, 2015.


Covenant Church is a nondenominational evangelical church that exists to know Jesus and make Him known in the Bowling Green area and beyond.




Skill Set


  • Team player, collaborative personal style

  • Developing leaders through mentoring and discipling

  • Experience and expertise in counseling and pastoral care

  • Evangelistic

  • Preach 20-30 minute sermons that inspire, challenge, and cast a mission-oriented, gospel-centered vision on a regular basis




  • Cast the church's vision for developing a culture that desires to know Jesus and make Him known

  • Develop church growth strategies (ie. challenge the body to invite non-Christian friends, develop an evangelistic culture, multiplication strategy beyond BG)

  • Maintain a regular pastoral presence in the office and on social media

  • Build relationships with non-Christians by becoming a known and involved fixture in the community

  • Provide pastoral care for members of the body as well as those in the local community

  • Collaborate with the staff on a daily basis

  • Provide biblical and theological teaching in small group Bible studies

  • Develop leaders for a variety of ministries

  • Develop and maintain relationships with other area church pastors & campus ministries

  • Preach at least once a month




  • A degree from an evangelical seminary (M.A., M.Div., or other)

  • 5-10 years or more of ministry experience, preferably in a mid-size to large church

  • Be able to sign and promote the teachings in Covenant's Statement of Faith

  • Comfortable with counseling people in dire situations

  • Knowledge with regard to church growth

  • Experience implementing discipleship programs

  • Excellent interpersonal skills




To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and a mp3 or link to one of your sermons to Ben Espinoza, Community Life Pastor, ben@bgcovenant.org.

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Covenant Church

Covenant Church is a nondenominational evangelical church that seeks to know Jesus and make Him known in the Bowling Green, Ohio area and beyond. More...