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Crossroads Bible Church

Community Groups Pastor

Crossroads Bible Church
Bellevue, Washington, United States

Date Posted: 07/20/2016
Categories: Associate Pastor - Campus Pastor - Chaplain - Christian Education - Christian Teacher - Church Staff - Combo Positions - Counseling - Discipleship Pastor - Executive Pastor - Family Pastor - Men's Pastor - Other Pastor - Pastoral Care Pastor - Programming Pastor - Senior Adult Pastor - Small Group Pastor
Denominations: Bible Church
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Community Groups Pastor



The purpose of the Community Groups Pastor is to serve Crossroads Bible Church (CBC) by leading and shepherding an effective disciple-making small group ministry that is relational, biblical, enjoyable, and in accordance with the overall vision of Crossroads Bible Church.




  • Lead CBC adults toward discipleship in relational communities
  • Oversee and grow the small group ministry of CBC
  • Identify, recruit, train, resource, and shepherd small group and ministry leaders
  • Develop, execute and maintain a philosophy of ministry, ministry plan, strategies, and ministry budget
  • Evaluate and select small group resources
  • Contribute to the leadership of CBC Men’s Ministry
  • Model relational discipleship (building into disciple-makers)
  • Additional pastoral duties—share in preaching, teaching, counseling and administration of sacraments as directed


Organizational Relationships

  • Directly accountable to the Executive Director
  • Oversees Community Group leaders
  • Interacts closely with other pastors, directors and elders



  • Full-Time, Exempt, Salaried



  • Demonstrates the qualifications of an elder as outlined in 1st Timothy 3 and Titus 1
  • Interpersonal skills to engage and gather people
  • Able to recruit, train and organize teams, volunteers, leaders and ministry staff
  • Detail-oriented; can administer and build on complex systems
  • Self-motivated, not needing micromanagement
  • Works well with a team
  • Able to effectively articulate messages and communicate with a variety of people and audience sizes
  • Able to problem solve and resolve conflict
  • Demonstrate a commitment to goals, strategies, and doctrinal statements of Crossroads Bible Church
  • Demonstrate effective leadership through teams and be effective at delegation


Education and Experience

  • Experience in leadership and faith development
  • Proven track record of organizational skills in developing and carrying out objectives to completion
  • Bachelor’s Degree from accredited college or university, and evangelical theological education
  • 5 years of relevant church or para-church experience


Policy Maintenance

The Executive Director has the responsibility for the initiation and update of this job description; and with the approval of the Elder Council the Executive Director has the responsibility for its implementation.