LEAD PASTOR POSITION
Wilmot Centre Missionary Church is an evangelical, spirit-filled, biblically-based congregation seeking an innovative and dynamic lead pastor who has a passion for developing leaders, growing disciples who build disciples, and reaching those who are far from faith in Christ.
Leadership - Provide visionary and strategic leadership, bringing focus to key priorities, goals and metrics that support the vision while identifying, developing and deploying existing & emerging leaders.
Discipleship - Train staff, ministry leaders and the congregation in how to be disciple-makers.
Evangelism - Develop the congregation into an outward-focused community who effectively reaches those within their spheres of influence with the gospel.
Preaching - Discern and deliver Biblical truth in a culturally-relevant way that points people to a vibrant walk with Christ, while upholding the Church's Constitution and Articles of Faith.
Management - Lead, equip, and provide accountability for the ministry staff and teams as they carry out the vision of the church.
Relationship-Building - Develop strong relationships with key leaders in the community & denomination.
Reporting - Liaison, provide updates, and be accountable to the Elders board.
Applicants should have the following skills, experience, and knowledge:
At least five (5) years pastoral ministry experience
In agreement and supportive of our denominational statement of faith
Preferably a seminary or Bible college degree or appropriate theological training
Experience in attracting, equipping and empowering leaders
Experience in developing a vibrant, life-giving team culture
KEY ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED
Applicants should have the following characteristics:
The scriptural qualifications outlined in Gal 5:22-23, I Tim 3:1-7 & Titus 1:6-9
Theologically sound and rooted in prayer
Apostolic gifting, entrepreneurial, and initiative-oriented
Creative problem-solving and critical thinking
A servant’s heart with a commitment to loving people
Committed to spiritual growth and continual learning
Disciplined in prayer, study, work, time and money management
Adaptable and inquisitive
Wilmot Centre Church, located one hour from Toronto and just outside of Kitchener-Waterloo, is a mid-sized church (300+) nestled between several small communities in southwestern Ontario.
To apply for this position, please email your resume to email@example.com before December 1, 2018.