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Pathway Christian Church

Harlan, Indiana, United States

Date Posted:
Associate Pastor
Church Size:
50 to 100
Job Type:
Pathway Christian Church
Job Description:


Pathway Christian Church, located in Harlan, Indiana, is a non-denominational church with a Lutheran background.    We are looking for an associate pastor with the goal of assuming the senior pastor role of our church in the near future.    Pathway's current weekly attendance is 65-70 people; there is tremendous growth potential within the church with the desire to attract younger families and individuals.


Position:         Associate Pastor


The associate pastor is responsible to the church for proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ, engaging in pastoral care ministries to meet the needs of the people of the church and the community, and support of the senior pastor in administrative leadership.  He/she should have knowledge and interest in working with young families and young adults.



  • Prepare for and conduct contemporary worship services, as well as other services as requested by the senior pastor.  


  • Conduct premarital, vocational, family, bereavement, counseling sessions, etc., as requested by the senior pastor.  Refer to other professional help when necessary.


  • Perform wedding ceremonies and conduct funeral services as requested by the senior pastor.


  • Work with church officers and committees in performing assigned responsibilities. 


  • Assist with the young families/children's programs.


  • Serve as a representative of the church in community matters.


  • Maintain a regular program of study to further his/her education and understanding of Scripture. 


  • Attend Board meetings as requested by the Board.





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Pathway Christian Church

We average 65-75 attendance each week. This church started with a group of about 25-30 people five years ago after breaking off from another church; they started meeting in an enclosed, small pavilion in the local park, graduated to meeting in a room in the local funeral home, and then purchased an existing church building almost two years ago. This is a very dedicated, committed, congregation that has followed the path God chose for them over the last five years. The current pastor would like to retire; therefore, we are beginning our sear More...