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Part Time Pastor

Part Time Pastor

Company: Living Hope Community Church (Carstairs Church of God)
215 10th Ave North
Carstairs, Alberta , T0M 0N0
Phone: 403-337-3045

Position Description

Emerging Pastors take note! The Living Hope Community Church seeks a part-time Pastor to grow our church in Carstairs and help us realize our mission of faithfully serving the Lord and introducing people to Jesus in our community.

We seek a Pastor who leads from behind, encouraging our members to grow in their own leadership as the Holy Spirit leads them, and inspiring new leaders and faithful followers to join our ranks.

If you're successful and the budget eventually permits, we hope for this to turn into a full-time, permanent role. In addition to the below, the person who fits this position needs to be eligible to be ordained in the Canadian Church of God ( and share in its core beliefs.

Apply here to express your interest. Please include a FAITH STATEMENT and a cover letter explaining how you define the role of Pastor.


The Pastor’s role is by no means limited to a job description, and will be expected to adapt his/her activities to the needs of the Church. Ergo, all of the below are to be read to include “and other duties as required”. Nonetheless, the Pastor’s primary responsibilities are as follows:

Preaching and Teaching

Instruct, enlighten and correct Church members and visitors in a persuasive, challenging and engaging way.
Invite non-believers to repentance and salvation at every reasonable opportunity, from behind the pulpit or otherwise.

Church Activity

Lead weekly worship
Lead and/or support small groups, bible studies and prayer meetings
Identify, support and nurture the talents and passions of Church members and volunteers, so long as the activities in which they’re engaged are not in conflict with the Church’s core beliefs or purposes


Spend considerable and focused time in prayer for (among other things) the Church and the community of Carstairs, and encourage others to do likewise

Community Outreach and Growth

Create, sustain and continually improve relationships with community leaders, community members, Church leaders from other congregations and representatives from the Church of God in Canada, so long as it is possible to do so while remaining true to the Gospel of Christ
Grow the church’s spiritual and physical presence in the community of Carstairs
Find and reach out to community members who are suffering or in need

Vision and Mission

Help the membership determine the Church’s vision, mission and core values in the service of God’s Kingdom

Management and Administration

See to the sound running and upkeep of the Church, its property and its administration, including (if applicable) the management of Church employees

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $15,000.00 to $30,000.00 /year

Posted: September 5, 2018 | Expires: December 4, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 5859 ]