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English Pastor (with Small Groups Focus)

English Pastor (with Small Groups Focus)

Company: Toronto Christian Community Church
Contact Person: Rev. Edmund Wu
Location/Address:
100 Acadia Ave.
Markham, Ontario , L3R 5A2
Phone: (905)477-7533
Website: http://en.tccc.ca  

Position Description

Background

The Toronto Christian Community Church is a dynamic tri-congregational (Cantonese, English, and Mandarin) church with a 40+ year history with a combined Sunday morning worship attendance of over 1500. We are looking for a pastor to join the English congregation pastoral team that serves a predominantly 1st-2nd generation Canadian-Asian background congregation of ~425. The vision for the TCCC English congregation is to be a Christ-Centred, Community of Compassion. TCCC owns and operates 105 Gibson Centre as an outreach arm of the church into the community. TCCC is a member church of Association of Christian Evangelical Ministries.

Responsibilities

  • Participate fully and work co-operatively with the English Pastoral team
  • Serve as part of the regular Sunday morning preaching/teaching team
  • As part of a team, develop strategies and execute short term and long term ministry plans related to the Small Groups ministry. Presently, there are 15 existing small groups with over 180 adult members.
  • Recruit, develop and equip leaders for Small Groups ministry
  • Be the pastoral overseer for one of the fellowship groups
  • Build up the spiritual lives of lay-leaders and congregational members through intentional discipleship, mentorship, and leadership development
  • Provide pastoral care to English congregational members as needed
  • Participate and assist in church-wide events and programs
  • Support and assist in 105 Gibson events and programs
  • Attend meetings of related ministry including pastoral staff meetings, ministry committee meetings, council meetings, deacon board meeting, membership meeting, etc. as required.
  • Related ministry responsibilities as assigned by the Lead Pastor

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years of full-time pastoral experience in an English-speaking congregation in North America
  • Minimum M.Div. or equivalent from an accredited evangelical seminary
  • Strong Biblical knowledge
  • Gifting in the areas of leadership, communication, and administration.
  • A person of faith, prayer, vision and integrity who maintains a close relationship with God
  • A heart for missions and evangelism both locally and globally
  • A clear calling for Christian ministry and service in the local church and community
  • A willingness to come under leadership and to lead with humility
  • A team player who builds and functions well within ministry teams
  • Adaptive capacity and comfortable with change
  • In agreement with TCCC Tenets of Faith
  • In agreement with the direction and vision of TCCC’s 105 Gibson Centre for community outreach
  • Background check required prior to employment

Thank you for your interest in joining TCCC. Unfortunately, due to the number of applications received, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted: December 14, 2018 | Expires: February 28, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 6201 ]