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Mountain Valley Community Church
Squaw Valley, California, United States
Date Posted: 06/26/2012
Categories: Senior Pastor
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time
Mountain Valley Community Church is currently seeking a senior pastor to serve in a full-time capacity, effective immediately.
Senior Pastor Job Description
The Senior Pastor shall equip the people of the church for works of service that correspond to the purpose of the church (By-Laws, Article II). He must do this in counsel with the Leadership board and by giving his time to prayer, teaching and preaching the Word of God, discipling believers, counseling, and training church leaders and committee members in leadership and ministry with regular staff meetings for prayer and training. He will promote home and foreign missions and have a weekly schedule that would likely include daytime, some evenings, and regular weekend involvement.
1. He will lead in the ministries of prayer, preaching and teaching, be responsible for all worship services and teaching ministries, promote the discerning of gifts, the adherence to accountability, and the encouragement of commitment of individuals to discipleship, and promote a balance of ministry to all persons within the congregation.
2. He will lead in the ministry of counseling, plan for counseling services for the congregation, assist in conflict resolution, marriage relationships, drug and alcohol abuse, and assist in working out broken relationships with members and non-members.
3. He will lead Pastoral Care of visiting the sick with elders, deacons, and other church members, presiding at marriages and funerals, and keeping a flexible schedule to minister to the needs of the people.
4. The ministry of the spouse is expected to be in harmony with the ministry goals, objectives, and position description of the Senior Pastor.
Squaw Valley, CA (Zip: 93675), is a rural foothills community approximately 30 minutes east of Fresno, CA, 20 minutes from Reedley, CA, and 30 minutes from the Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks. Mountain Valley Community Church is active in the community with a two Sunday morning worship services, Sunday School, youth group, Awana program, small groups, prayer meetings, men's and women's groups, Recovery group, food distribution and various outreach events.
Mountain Valley is an independent, evangelical, interdenominational church. (Please see our Statement of Faith for specifics - www.mvccsv.org.) Since it's beginning in 1980, the church has served a very diverse constituency, and is blessed with people of all ages and varied backgrounds. In 2011-2012, typical Sunday Worship attendance has been approximately 180 including adults, youth and children.
We welcome all people into our family, to offer support and encouragement through prayer, through spiritual giving, and through guidance in spiritual growth.