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Lead Pastor - Salt and Light Ministry

Lead Pastor - Salt and Light Ministry

Company: Salt and Light Ministry
2850 John Street
Markham, Ontario , L3R2W4

Position Description

About us

Salt and Light Ministry is the Adult English Ministry of Yum Kwang Korean Prebysterian
Church in Markham, Ontario. We are an interdependent ministry that operates alongside
the Korean Ministry


  • Responsible for the overall direction, development and coordination of the English
  • Ministry
  • Faithfully preach and teach the Word of God
  • Apply a biblical understanding and vision for healthy church growth
  • Help to build and cultivate a biblical and Godly community through small group meetings,
  • Bible studies, prayer meetings, etc.
  • Train, equip and disciple future generations of leaders in the church
  • Counsel and provide pastoral care to church members
  • Hold weekly office hours and participate in weekly pastoral staff meetings
  • Expectations
  • Trustworthiness and transparency
  • Integrity in character
  • Humble in attitude and service
  • Open and honest communication and participation in the life of the church
  • Faithful to God’s calling to love and serve the church
  • Teachable and willing to genuinely listen and grow as a person and pastor
  • Dependant on God through fervent personal prayer
  • To practice good judgment and discernment in confidentiality with sensitive church
  • information
  • To contribute to the practical life of the church through tithing
  • Capable/teachable in relevant ministry software and programs (ie. Proclaim)
  • Able to submit to church leadership and the by-laws, pastoral policies, theological
  • positions and direction of YKPC
  • Respectful, patient and understanding when navigating between the first generation
  • Korean Ministry and the second generation English Ministry
  • An avid reader/learner would be ideal


  • Graduated from or presently attending an accredited seminary with a Master of Divinity
  • At least 3 years of relevant ministry experience is preferred (candidates with less
  • experience may still be considered depending on giftedness and fit)
  • Good character, competence and a clear calling for ministry
  • Ordination and/or open to becoming ordained within the presbytery (KPCA-EM)
  • Good fit with the pastoral staff and culture of Yum Kwang Presbyterian Church
  • Must be fluent in English

Compensation / Benefits:

  • Full-Time position
  • Details regarding compensation/benefits to be discussed with elders

To Apply:

Please submit the following for consideration:

  • Resume
  • Personal Testimony and Statement of Faith (2 page limit)
  • Names and contact information (affiliation, email, and phone number) of two to
  • three references (senior pastor and/or church leader preferred)
  • A video or audio clip of a sermon (Optional but preferred)

Applications will be accepted for review until the position is filled. Please send application materials to

Posted: October 8, 2022 | Expires: January 6, 2023
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 11213 ]