Church Life & Discipleship Pastor, Omaha, NE
We are a multi-generational evangelical Bible church of about 400 attenders in Omaha, NE, known for solid Biblical teaching, for joyful Word-centered worship, for strong commitment to discipleship and global missions, for being a caring community where members support and pray for each other, and for ministries across the spectrum to men, women, and children. We are seeking an elder-qualified individual to fulfill the dual role of Associate Pastor for Church Life and Discipleship. He will provide skilled leadership and oversight under the authority of the Lead pastor and a congregationally-affirmed board of elders and will work together to delegate responsibilities as appropriate. Qualifications A godly man who demonstrates the fruit of the Spirit and a personal walk with God A diligent student of the Word of God Elder-qualified (1 Timothy 3:1-13; 2 Timothy 2; Titus 1:5-9) Demonstrates his calling to pastoral ministry Agrees fully with Crosspoint’s doctrinal statement, position papers and governance documents Supports the core values and current ministry philosophies of Crosspoint Bible Church Gifted in and committed to expository preaching A servant leader who values and encourages teammates A humble man who submits to authority and models accountability Connects well with people Has strong administrative skills Experienced in team-building, mentoring, and spiritual formation Preferably, a graduate from a reputable evangelical seminary Preferably, at least 3-5 years’ experience in local church ministry (in a multi-staff context, desirable)
JOB DESCRIPTION Role & Accountability The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor reports to the Lead Pastor. The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor will focus on recruiting, training, and supporting volunteers and leadership teams that serve in the discipleship ministries of Crosspoint. The Lead Pastor may assign other duties, as appropriate.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Ministry of the Word The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor will teach and equip lay leaders for small groups and Christian education ministries and will be committed to ensuring curriculum materials are relevant, authentic, biblically sound, and supportive of Crosspoint’s vision and strategy. He will be available for pulpit ministry as needed. Prayer The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor will cultivate the practice and vision of deliberate and passionate prayer within the Crosspoint community in individual, familial, and congregational ministry. Leadership The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor will work with the lead pastor, ministry staff, and lay ministry leadership to implement the vision and strategy of the elders for Crosspoint and provide training, encouragement, and support to the leaders of all ministries under his scope of responsibility. Discipleship The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor will oversee the development and implementation of purposeful discipleship throughout the ministries of Crosspoint. Shepherding, Pastoral Care, & Community Building The Church Life & Discipleship Pastor, with the Lead Pastor, will ensure that members of Crosspoint community are properly nurtured and shepherded. He will ensure that people are welcomed, engaged, invested, and encouraged to use their spiritual gifts.
INTERESTED? If you can affirm our statement of faith and core values, please fill out the Associate Pastor for Church Life and Discipleship form and attach a cover letter and resume. Please be sure to include sermon and personal social media links in your resume or cover letter. All applicants will hear back from us shortly by email. All referenced forms and documents can be found here https://crosspointbible.org/who-we-are and here https://crosspointbible.org/clpastor
7820 Fort st.
Omaha, Ne 68132