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Turning Point Church

Life Group Pastor

Turning Point Church
Vidor, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 12/19/2016
Categories: Discipleship Pastor - Small Group Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Turning Point is a forward-thinking church committed to reaching the lost and growing God's kingdom. Our mission is to be a disruptive force of grace redirecting lives into an undeniable identity in Christ.   We value Relevance, Acceptance, Ownership & Life Change.  



Life Group/Discipleship Pastor Job Description


Turning Point Church is seeking a Life Groups Pastor to provide dynamic, visionary leadership to equip groups for the purpose of connecting relationally and growing spiritually.  In essence, to create an environment of health, growth and impact that results in community within the church body & disciple making.  


The right fit for our team must have a track record of recruiting, training & developing leaders in a fast-paced environment. We thrive on reaching people with the gospel in creative and relevant ways.


Primary Responsibilities:

-Provide a strategic plan for the immediate and future growth of Life groups and disciple making, which fits Turning Point’s culture and is in sync with future growth /overall vision of the church

-Passionately communicate vision for engaging our people to volunteer and lead in groups

-Develop and implement strategies that continually monitor and improve the health of groups, intentionally growing participants spiritually, relationally and missionally

-Oversee coaches, life group training, budgets & systems to process assimilation of groups

-Create plans for increasing church-wide participation in groups & strategies that make it easier to join a group (website content, vision for promotional communications/videos, etc.)

-meeting regularly with volunteers ; Asking & listening for feedback, encouraging and providing opportunities for growth, developing & equipping with resources or materials needed

-Oversee the selection of a relevant database for group studies



Personal Qualifications:

-Has a love for Christ, His Word and the Church and is a mature Christ follower growing in grace

-A team player who demonstrates a willing attitude to serve as needed to further TPC’s Mission (including funeral’s, weddings, counseling or all church events as needed)

-Has a conscientious work ethic- able to work at a fast pace within a variety of settings, maintaining a flexible attitude in changing environments

- Visionary leader, forward thinker, self directed

-Able to work well with all types of personalities in a team setting, striving for unity in vision

-Creative, detail oriented and decisive with the ability to organize, coordinate work, set priorities & maintain systems

-Demonstrates leadership skills and has the ability to motivate and encourage others

-Ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality & handle controversial issues with grace

-Degree from a four-year college or university is preferred, however 5-7 years experience and/or training in a large church setting is accepted

-Minimum of 3 years experience as a high capacity Life Groups leader, pastor or director in a large church setting (750+ )


- Candidates who meet the above expectations and also have experience in creating/editing videos or promotional materials through media will be moved to the top of the list.



We know its a crazy place to be, seeking where God will move your family & at times can be discouraging. Gal 6:9 "Let us not grow weary in doing good for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up."    


We believe God has the right fit for us AND for you.  If you think you're compatible with our mission and a experienced match for our search, please submit a resume, link to your website, blog, you-tube or facebook page to Messages or links to podcasts would be great as well. 


Salary & Benefits included