Covington Christian Church

Pastor

Covington Christian Church
Covington, Ohio, United States


Date Posted: 08/08/2017
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

COVINGTON CHRISTIAN CHURCH

 

Covington Christian Church is a non-denomination church located in Covington, Ohio. Our Sunday morning attendance averages 72 which has increased by 40% in recent years. We are made up of young, old, married, and single and have an increasing number of families with young children. Excitingly we have baptized 25 people in the last three years. We are looking for a full-time pastor who has their heart set on God and is passionate about making disciples and reaching the lost through his bride; the church.

 

 

POSITION  PURPOSE

 

To provide pastoral leadership that assists the development of the Covington Christian Church’s vision and mission. To provide leadership that ensures the church body is equipped to love God, love people, and to reach our world with the gospel of Jesus Christ.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The Lead Pastor Shall:

  • Engage in personal prayer and study scripture that leads to spiritual growth for self and the entire church community.
  • Lead, shepherd, collaborate, and plan life ministry within the church that ensures the mission of the church is being accomplished.
  • Develop the congregation as a community that ministers to one another and, as a missional body that reaches outside the church walls for Christ.
  • Lead, equip, and provide accountability for the ministerial staff and teams as they carry out the vision of the church.
  • Preach and teach the gospel through weekly sermons.
  • Fulfill other duties of the lead pastor: such as counseling, visitations, communion, baptisms, weddings, funerals and membership classes.

 

NECESSARY ATTITUDES, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

The Lead Pastor must possess:

  • The scriptural qualifications of the position as outlined in 1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:6-9.
  • A proven track record as a pastoral leader. Being team oriented.
  • The ability to cast a God-given kingdom vision and lead individuals and teams toward that vision.
  • The ability to effectively lead and supervise all staff and ministry teams to accomplish the church’s vision.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills. Ability to get along with diverse personalities in a tactful, mature, and flexible demeanor.
  • Comprehensive verbal and written communication skills.
  • Christian character and Christ-like attitude.
  • Competency to fulfill the purpose and professional responsibilities of this position.
  • The attitude of a life-long learner with a teachable attitude.
  • A heart to embrace the people of the Covington Christian Church and the surrounding community.

 

ORGANIZAIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Lead Pastor will:

  • Communicate regularly with the Church Moderator, the Worship Board and the Leadership Team regarding upcoming events, the health of the church, and how to meet the needs of the congregation
  • Cooperate with the Worship Board regarding decisions pertaining to the Sunday Worship Services
  • Attend the monthly meetings of the Leadership Team and Worship Board and submit a pastor’s report.
  • Work with other teams to ensure the achievement of our church’s mission and vision.
  • Work with the Leadership Team in the hiring/firing of support staff as needed.
  • Seek regular input from staff, church boards, and other ministry team leaders.
  • Oversee daily operations. 
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SALARY: 

Full-time salary package negotiable

 

TO LEARN MORE about The Covington Christian Church: Who we are and What we do, Please access our web site at www.covingtonchristianchurch.com or Facebook.com/CovingtonChristianChurch

 

Please send Resume’s to: 

Covingtonchristian1837@gmail.com or

Covington Christian Church

115 N. Pearl Street

 Covington, OH 45318

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