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Providence Church

Home Groups Pastor

Providence Church
Frisco, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 11/14/2011
Categories: Small Group Pastor
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Providence Church is a growing church in the suburban area of Frisco, Texas (20 minutes north of Dallas). Our mission “to glorify God through lives changed by the Gospel of Jesus Christ” fuels our philosophy of ministry. Therefore, everything we do, every ministry we engage in, and every program we promote must align with our great desire to glorify God by seeing the Gospel change individual lives.

One of Providence Church’s core values is community. We believe that God exists in perfect community – Father, Son, and Holy Spirit – and He created us to live in community. As such, the Christian life is one that is to be lived in love, service, and authenticity with the body of Christ. Providence is seeking a home groups pastor who understands and lives out Christ-like community and demonstrates how to live this out to covenant members.

This position is to oversee the home group ministry at Providence Church.

Position: Home Groups Pastor


-- A faithful follower of Jesus Christ and spiritual leader in the home for at least 10 years.
-- Fulfills the duties required of Providence Church covenant members as outlined in the membership covenant.
-- Fulfills the character qualifications of a Pastor/Elder as taught in the Scriptures.
-- Pastoral heart for ministry to the body of Christ through community.

Knowledge and Skills:
-- Bachelor’s Degree.
-- Excellent team-based leadership abilities, both as a team player and a team builder.
-- Self-starter with a proven record of initiating processes and procedures for ministries and seeing them through to completion.
-- Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate, inspire, equip, encourage, recruit, and support current and potential home group leaders.
-- Possesses a combination of administrative, leadership, and pastoral skills seasoned in teaching, learning, and living in the Bible.
-- Strong written and verbal communication, as well as excellent conflict resolution skills.
-- Experience leading community/discipleship ministries preferred.
-- Experience in writing curriculum preferred.

Position Responsibilities:
-- Work in unison with the Providence Church Pastoral leadership, assisting in leadership, goal-setting, and strategic development of home groups.
-- Support, guide, and oversee the church’s home group ministry, including home group deacons and leaders.
-- Make daily decisions on behalf of home group ministry.
-- Build on-ramps into home groups at Providence Church.
-- Provide leadership to staff, home group deacons, home group leaders, and prospective leaders to develop strategic initiatives that are both missional and relevant as well as processes to carry them out.
-- Implementing dynamic recruiting, training, motivating, and support systems that will in turn be able to equip disciples.
-- Encourage organic growth of home groups throughout Collin County.
-- Assist in developing and implementing a long-term vision for home group ministry.