Word of Life Church of God is seeking to fill the role of executive pastor. The Executive Pastor is to preach and teach in both the Sunday morning and Saturday evening services. He/ She should also lead the Friday Bible Study, though he/she may delegate the teaching portion of that study.
The Executive Pastor is to work with the Worship Team leader in preparing appropriate worship services. The Executive Pastor is to regularly lead the congregation in the Lord’s Supper or Communion. This should be done at least once per month. He should also lead in regard to baptisms. These should be offered as need basis. The pastor is to be available and willing to perform weddings and funerals as needed.
The Executive Pastor is responsible for all administration of the church. This includes office, staff, janitorial, grounds and buildings.
The pastor is to maintain contact with all supported church missionaries and missions. He/ she is to see that the congregation is also involved in the lives and ministries of those missionaries and missions.
The Pastor will delegate and oversee the planning of outreach activities in the surrounding neighborhoods. He will oversee the assimilation of new attendees and work toward creating an inviting environment in the congregation.
The Pastor will participate in and oversee the Christian Education of all ages. This includes Sunday School classes, youth, and adult education. He will delegate many responsibilities to volunteers in the church.
The position requires great flexibility in time schedule. The pastor should be available for evening activities as well as work on the weekends
5-7 Years verifiable experience as lead or senior pastor of a congregation of 50+ regular congregants
Graduate level of seminary education (M .Th, M Div)
Ability to teach and preach in both Malayalam and English
Must be married
Credentialed minister with Church of God preferred
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