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Crossroads Community Church
Framingham, Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 10/20/2010
Categories: Senior Pastor
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time
Who We Are
Crossroads Community Church is located in Framingham, Massachusetts, the hub of the MetroWest Boston area. We are an evangelical, non-denominational church. CCC has been blessed with a visible location, a family-friendly atmosphere, and a diverse congregation. We are excited and expectant about God’s work in our body as we continue to grow. CCC now serves about 200 people on Sundays in two blended worship services. We also offer a thriving mid-week spiritual growth environment for adults and kids of all ages. Our goal at Crossroads is to show God's love by inviting seekers to salvation and by guiding believers toward spiritual maturity. To learn more, please visit: www.crosscommchurch.org( Job Overview located under Quick Links).
The Senior Pastor at CCC will serve as the lead visionary for the congregation. He will have an attitude of humility, being accountable to and transparent with the elders and the body. He will be a prayerful and discerning servant leader, wisely equipping members of the church for service. He will have a heart that beats for worship and ministry. He should be passionate about outreach, inspiring others to walk more closely with Jesus Christ. He will edify the body by boldly preaching and teaching from God’s Word.
1. Vision, Leadership, and Administration
Prayerfully seek God’s Word and his leading for Crossroads Community Church, and effectively articulate that vision to the body.
Steer our church family toward becoming more fervent in prayer.
Disciple key leaders, equipping them in turn to serve the body.
Set agendas for elder meetings.
2. Preach and Teach
Preach with passion, conviction and love that which is Gospel-centered, and which promotes repentance and obedience.
Teach the Scriptures in a practical manner, drawing applications that encourage spiritual growth.
Preach the word in a way that emphasizes the “majors” (e.g., sin, salvation, transformation) and avoids the “minors” (e.g., matters of personal preference, issues of ongoing evangelical debate, overt political stances) in keeping with Paul’s mission as stated in 1 Corinthians 9:19-23.
3. Set an Example
Model a life passionate for Jesus Christ and his kingdom, both personally & within his own family.
Demonstrate love for others by a commitment to share the Good News and make disciples.
Exemplify for the congregation the importance of continual transformation toward greater Christ- likeness.
The Senior Pastor will honor our doctrinal beliefs and Statement of Faith. He will preferably hold a theological masters degree and have a minimum of five years of pastoral experience. Greater consideration will be given to any candidate who has successfully led a church through a period of growth.
Total Compensation & Benefits
$65,000 - $75,000, depending upon experience
We thank all candidates for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Please submit a resume and cover letter to the address below or email them to: email@example.com.
Crossroads Community Church
Senior Pastor Position
1341 Edgell Road
Framingham, MA 01701