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Coppell Bible Fellowship

Associate Pastor

Coppell Bible Fellowship
Coppell, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 03/21/2017
Categories: Associate Pastor
Denominations: Bible Church
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Associate Pastor is to team in pastoral ministries sharing staff oversight, shepherding duties & pulpit rotation.  He will collaborate with ministry leaders to manage and further develop both the Spiritual Formation and Life Group ministries.  This position reports to the Senior Pastor & serves on the Executive Team.

Core responsibilities:

  * Direct & continue to develop the assimilation process for visitors & members

  * Promote, grow & oversee the overall vision & strategy of the adult discipleship pathway

  * Lead & grow the Life Group team & ministry

  * Support the vision, mission, and core values of the local church

  * Be a supportive, complementary partner to the pastoral team

  * Serve with the pastoral team in providing culturally appropriate teaching/preaching

  * Function as a member of the church's pastoral staff performing baptism services, weddings, funerals, counseling, benevolence, etc. as needed

Required Characteristics:

  * Personal commitment to Jesus Christ that is demonstrated in church and personal life

  * Degree from an accredited evangelical seminary, M.Div. or Th.M.

  * Committed to the Doctrine, Purpose, Mission and Core Values of the local church

  * Committed to the Grace message (i.e., in agreement with Free Grace Alliance)

  * A minimum of 5 years of experience in pastoral ministry

  * Fulfills the character qualifications of an elder as taught in the Scriptures (1 Tim. 3:1-7 & Titus 1:6-9)

  * Team player, who is a self-directed, self-starter, able to multi-task

  * Proven leader in team ministry, successful in empowering, equipping, and delegating

  * Skilled preacher/teacher who presents dynamic, scripturally sound messages

  * Personable, a "people person" who engages people of all ages

Compensation and Benefits

  * Full-time, Salary commensurate with experience

  * Flex Time

  * Medical/Dental/Optical Insurance