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Pastor of Spiritual Growth & Leadership Development

Pastor of Spiritual Growth & Leadership Development

Company: Lakeside Church
Contact Person: Jeff Groenewald
7654 Conservation Road
Guelph, Ontario

Position Description

The Pastor of Spiritual Growth and Leadership Development is a key member of the senior leadership team that drives forward the vision of the church – a community helping people discover and fully follow Jesus. This person champions spiritual growth and leadership development church-wide.


  • Develop and lead age- and stage-appropriate strategies for spiritual growth, including giving leadership to Lakeside Small Groups.
  • Help identify key leaders in the church and connect them with opportunities to lead.
  • Lead the process of measuring progress against Lakeside’s five core values.
  • Oversee Lakeside Kids Director and Lakeside Youth Pastor.
  • Oversee all integration strategies at Lakeside Church (newcomers, baptism, partnership, prayer, next steps booth).
  • Participate in pastoral care needs including weddings, funerals, child dedications, visitations.


  • You are a team player who identifies, equips, empowers, and encourages others.
  • You teach and cast vision well in small and large group settings, including Sunday morning teaching.
  • You have strong organizational and strategic planning skills.
  • You understand, and can lead a church-wide disciple-making strategy.
  • You are a person of mature Christian faith, and you have relevant ministry experience, preferably in a multi-site environment.

This is a full-time role. Salary commensurate with experience. Employee benefit plan available. 

Please apply with resume and cover letter.

Posted: April 29, 2019 | Expires: August 30, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 6765 ]