Associate Pastor/Director of Community Engagement & Spiritual Formation
The Gathering Church
The Gathering Church is hiring a full-time Associate Pastor/Director to help lead us in fulfilling our mission to love people incredibly well as Jesus did. This person will be responsible for fostering spiritual growth within the church, facilitating ways in which we care for our broader community, and leading our communications efforts. The ideal start date for this position is September 1, 2020. The Associate Pastor/Director will report to the Lead Pastor, working together to enact the vision of the church. The primary priorities for this position are written broadly with the intention to find the best match between a candidate and the position. The priorities include: cultivating spiritually-formative relationships among church members through worship and study, connecting the church with the needs of our broader community, and overseeing internal and external communications. As these responsibilities indicate, the right person for our Associate Pastor/Director position will need to be able to think in terms of the big picture and direction of the Gathering Church, while also being able to organize the details of congregant involvement. This position requires someone who: • Is inspired by the Gathering’s mission to love others incredibly well as Jesus did. • Is committed to taking bold steps to bring racial equity in our church and our local community. • Sees congregants’ spiritual formation as integral to the church’s ministry, and is passionate about developing leaders in the church. • Is a lifelong learner, recognizing the vital connection between the mind, the body, and the spirit, and practices spiritual disciplines in a life-giving way. • Communicates effectively, and takes an active role in leading, teaching, and engaging others. • Is prayerful, above all. See the listing on our website for more information about this position. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Emily Faison at email@example.com if you are interested in applying for the position.
07/17/2020 to 09/30/2020