Lead Pastor

Gresham Bible Church
Gresham, OR


Job Title: Lead Pastor

Employer: Gresham Bible Church

Contact Information: Noel Rodman at 971-231-5005 or noel@greshambible.org

Address: 123 E. Powell Blvd. Suite 207, Gresham, OR

Web Site: https://greshambible.org/

Job Location: Gresham, OR

Job Type: Full-time

Application Materials Needed:

  • Resume
  • References

Job Description: Lead Pastor

Reports to: The elders of Gresham Bible Church

Summary: To provide leadership, teaching and vision for Gresham Bible Church in conjunction with the staff and elders

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide overall vision and direction for the church in conjunction with the elders that aligns with GBC’s mission statement and core values.
  • Equip the saints for the work of ministry through the faithful preaching and teaching of Scriptures as the primary preacher for corporate worship services.
  • Selects books and/or passages of Scripture for preaching in corporate worship services.
  • Coordinate corporate worship services with office administrator and worship leader.
  • Lead, manage, and oversee church staff, ministry leaders and deacons.
  • Coordinate official GBC communication to the congregation and the community.
  • As a member of the elder team, provide pastoral care for the people of GBC. This includes personal discipleship, leadership development, counseling, prayer, and visitation during times of special needs.
  • Officiate weddings, funerals, baptism and the Lord’s Supper.
  • Other tasks as assigned or needed.

Essential Qualifications and Education:

  • Has experienced genuine conversion to Christ and a call to pastoral ministry.
  • Meets the qualifications in 1 Timothy 3:1-13, 1 Peter 5:1-3 & Titus 1:6-9.
  • Is an example of godliness and demonstrates the fruit of the Spirit in his life and relationships.
  • Student of God’s Word and teaches it clearly, applying its truths to himself and to others.
  • Experienced in building ministry teams and multiplying leaders.
  • Fully committed to the church’s doctrinal statement, constitution and bylaws.
  • Has 5-7 years of lead pastor, associate pastor or pastor experience.
  • Has earned an MDiv degree or equivalent.
  • Is able to manage his time well.

To apply contact:

Noël Rodman - noel@greshambible.org

Gresham Bible Church Administrative Assistant


Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 9 July 2019