Christian Ministry Opportunity Available
Northwood Christian Church in beautiful Springfield, Oregon is seeking an Experienced Associate Pastor with a Passion for the Lord and a Love for People, to become an integral part of our dedicated, dynamic staff.
The primary role of the Associate Pastor is to assist the Senior Pastor of 23 + years in carrying out the Northwood Purpose Statement of: Love God, Love People, and Make Disciples, helping our church family grow in their faith in a manner that brings glory to God. This includes promoting and encouraging regular worship attendance, participation in small groups, fellowship and education opportunities. The Associate Pastor is key in facilitating connection to the church with all who attend, working with our staff and volunteers, as well as overseeing and shepherding our Member Care and Outreach Team Ministries. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in helping us shape the spiritual future of our church for generations to come.
Who we are:
Northwood Christian Church is a fast growing, Spirit filled, forward thinking, family of believers, seeking to serve God, follow His guidance, and share the Good News of Jesus Christ with all whom we are given opportunity. Northwood strives to welcome and love all people wherever they are in their walk with the Lord. Currently, Northwood experiences an average weekly attendance of 650-700 people in three Sunday morning and one Wednesday evening worship services.
Northwood is a debt-free, financially healthy and generous church family. We are mission minded, supporting local, regional, national, & global ministries with 18% of all general fund revenue received. We promote, train & support servant oriented ministry to our membership, and continue to develop a culture of small group participation promoting individual and corporate spiritual growth and health.
Northwood staffs and funds numerous ministries within our fellowship including a very successful and desirable preschool ministry; active, well-attended children’s, middle and high school youth programs; plus various adult and senior programs.
Come join this exciting adventure, and let’s see what God will do.
Please submit to: Northwood Christian Church, 2425 Harvest Ln, Springfield, OR 97477, or electronically to: email@example.com
1. A cover letter,
2. A personal biography,
3. Your resume, and
4. Answers to the supplemental questions (Click here to link to supplemental questions)
For more information:
Northwood Christian Church website [Learn more]
Full Job Description [Download here]
Supplemental Questions [Download here]
Northwood’s Core Commitments [Download here]