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The Pacific Conference

Lead Pastor

The Pacific Conference
Renton, Washington, United States

Date Posted: 05/17/2017
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


We are looking for a Pastor to lead God’s people at Renton Park Chapel (RPC), to preach and teach God’s Word with sincerity and love, to oversee the ministries of the church. The Pastor will connect with people within the Renton Park Chapel family and extend those connections to the surrounding multi-ethnic community and beyond in Jesus’ name following the Wesleyan-Arminian tradition.


We hope to partner with a Pastor who is looking for a small, but active, and mature congregation in the heart of a family-oriented community with inspiring local ministry potential.



  • The Pastor must ultimately be licensed and ordained in the Pacific Conference and meet the requirements as outlined with the Board of Ministry, including study and education
  • The Pastor must have at least three years’ pastoral experience (Master’s degree is preferred)
  • The Pastor will faithfully and joyfully minister in accordance with the doctrines of the Evangelical Church in agreement with the Wesleyan-Arminian tradition



  • Preacher

The Pastor is an effective teacher who communicates the grace and truth of God’s Word, both topically and expositionally

  • Spiritual Example

The Pastor leads the church to become more like Jesus, including missions, prayer, outreach, and loving others

  • Wholeness

The Pastor is a whole and mature person who demonstrates emotional and relational balance in his personal life

  • Leader

The Pastor is a self-starter and an initiative-taker who has an adaptive leadership style for individuals, small groups, and large groups with Jesus Christ and His gospel at the center

  • Team Player

The Pastor is an open and effective communicator, effective at shepherding, and is collaborative with the congregation and its leadership

  • Social Media

The Pastor has an awareness, interest and savvy with technology that helps people connect



Preach and Teach

  • Consistently preach and teach at RPC including Sundays and, as needed, Sunday School and midweek Bible Studies


  • Oversee the assimilation, connection and growth process for everyone at RPC, from first time attenders to active, mature, Christ-following members of the church 

Other Pastor Services

  • Provide pastoral care such as weddings, funerals, visitation, and pastor counselling
  • Advise and direct the Trustees with regard to church maintenance, specifically: renovations, repairs, & projects
  • Work closely with the Pastor-Parish Team for support and care 

Conference Involvement

  • Submit Annual Report to the Pacific Conference
  • Attend Pastors meetings, trainings, retreats (i.e. Midwinter Pastors’ Retreat)
  • Participate in Pacific & General Conference as directed by the Discipline

Total compensation package is approximately $90,000 per year, including on-site parsonage, health insurance, and pension.



Those interested in applying for the position, should do the following:

  1. Review this to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications.
  3. Cover letter should not be more than one page.
  4. Please include, in the cover letter, your reasons for applying and how you heard about the position.
  5. Please submit only one video of a sermon you have delivered to a large group. As we are requesting a single sample, please choose the best representation of your teaching.

Note: the video is best submitted in a digital format (i.e. Links of videos, YouTube postings, or podcasts). You can also mail a video DVD to:


Superintendent Randy Myers

11501 SE Sunnyside Rd. Suite 200

Clackamas, OR 97015



Once your application has been received, you may be contacted for a phone or in-person interview.



Denomination: Evangelical Church

Church Size: 25

Job Type: Full-Time