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Senior Pastor

Senior Pastor

Company: Cariboo Road Christian Fellowship Church
Contact Person: Bob Lorenzin
Location/Address:
7200 Cariboo Road
Burnaby, British Columbia , V3N 4A7
Phone: 604 527-7200

Position Description

Experience & Qualifications

  • Pastoral Ministry/Leadership degree and/or extensive work experience highly valued
  • Proven ability to lead and demonstrate effective ways to share Christ.
  • Maintains a high standard of personal conduct, integrity, and Christian leadership qualities.
  • Mature in Christian faith. Demonstrates knowledge of the grace and mercy of God in personal brokenness and is able to communicate it to others. Consistent spiritual and moral characters and lifestyle, fulfilling biblical leadership.
  • Comfortable in reaching out and engaging individuals as part of ministry.
  • Maintains a positive, professional, non-judgmental Christ-like attitude in all interactions with people within and outside of CRCF.
  • Self-motivated; able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Team player who can contribute to staff discussions and support staff decisions, regardless of personal feelings.
  • Able to agree and bring spiritual leadership to our church program and principles.
  • Able to favourably influence and win the long-term trust of others.
  • Practices confidentiality.
  • Emotionally and spiritually mature and resilient; capable of handling pressure.
  • Strong sense of professional ethics suitable for an active and vibrant church.
  • Practices self-development.
  • Practices daily prayer.
  • Good personal boundaries; able to maintain a healthy personal and professional life.
  • Willing to be accountable and receive direction.
  • Familiarity with our denomination and with the local churches and ministries within our community

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure we continue to move forward in the depth, range and reach of our ministry.
  • Ensure that the preaching and teaching of the word of God is grounded in the scripture and gospel, and is relatable, anointed, and engaging. It is the Senior Pastor's role to ensure our exposition of the word impacts lives. 
  • Ensure that the ministerial and administrative team of the church is competent, organized, and impactful. It is the Senior Pastor’s responsibility to make sure the vision for the church and the needs of our congregation are ably met and facilitated by the paid and volunteer staff. 

Leadership & Oversight

The Senior Pastor, in consultation with the Elders, oversees the Leadership Team

  • The Senior Pastor oversees worship services and digital production
  • The Senior Pastor oversees Ministers serving in the following areas:
    • Mens
    • Womens
    • Coaching
    • Seniors
    • Why Jesus?
    • LIFE Groups
    • Children, Youth and Young Adults
    • Marriage and Family 
    • Alpha
    • Local Outreach
    • International Outreach
  • The Senior Pastor reports to the Board of Deacons
Posted: November 2, 2021 | Expires: February 2, 2022
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 9631 ]