Minister

St. Elmo Christian Church
Published
October 16, 2019
Location
St. Elmo, IL
Job Type

Description

St. Elmo Christian Church is an independent Christian Congregation located in St. Elmo, IL. We are seeking a long term minister with a background in the Restoration Movement. We seek a man with a passion to preach the truth to a multi-generational congregation.

Essential qualifications include the ability to lead, knowledge of the scriptures, good people skills and being self-motivated.

Reporting Relationship:

  • The minister reports to the elders. The minister will work closely with the leadership to ensure the vision and goals of the church are being executed.

   Qualifications:

  • Demonstrate a personal, mature and growing relationship with Christ, manifesting a servant's heart and a teachable spirit.
  • Sensitive to the varying level each member is at in their walk, and a willingness to meet each one individually in the appropriate context with a passion to deepen their understanding and commitment to the cause of Christ.
  • Commitment to fulfill the SECC Mission Statement.

Responsibilities:

Leadership

  • Cast vision for all ages along with the elders and staff
  • Shepherd the staff through leadership and mentoring when appropriate
  • Help hire new staff with church leadership

Preaching/Teaching

  • Preach to cover all services
  • Actively participate in planning of worship service
  • Ensure we have prayer and stewardship emphasis
  • Promote small groups and Sunday school as an integral part of a faith journey

Pastoring

  • Participate and lead the team in visiting and caring for those in need
  • Have a passion to connect the unchurched
  • Partner with leadership and staff to keep people connected through church involvement and attendance
  • Willing to counsel
  • Willing to perform baptisms, weddings and funerals

Missions & Outreach

  • Be active in the church and community
  • Work with and support staff in the programming of special events
  • Evangelize (inside and outside the walls of the church)
  • Take an active role in the support and promotion of missions
  • Participate in the Ministerial Alliance

Application Package:

If you feel the Holy Spirit moving you to explore this possibility, please send the following:

  • A resume delineating complete education and employment history
  • Cover letter addressing how you meet the qualifications of the position

Reference List (including contact information for the following):

  • Your current pastor/minister, mentor or the ministry leader who has had the most significant impact on your life.
  • Three references from your professional life—preferable a significant elder, a peer and a subordinate.
  • Two personal references that can speak to your character and personal faith in Christ.

Submissions:

  • Submissions may be sent through email in MS Word to Search Committee at [email protected],

Application Deadline:
Applications will be accepted until 11/10/19.
Employment offer will be contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

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