Date posted May 17, 2022
Deadline Sep 06, 2022

Prineville Christian Church is seeking an engaging and passionate pastor; a leader who can walk alongside the members to grow God’s kingdom. A pastor candidate should be a people person, able to reach younger families while also ministering to an older congregation. We are looking for a gifted communicator and someone who is approachable, relational, humble, kind, and GENUINE!

Prineville Christian Church is a strong community and family who support each other and our larger community with active ministries and missions. We need a shepherd that will continue to lead by example and help us as our current pastor transitions into retirement.



  • Provide overall vision for the direction of the ministry by working with the board and elders.
  • Work with various team leaders and church staff with processes that further the ministry objective of the church.

Worship/ Preaching

  • Serve as the spiritual leader of the church.
  • Serve as a leader by example in personal discipleships, stewardship, and evangelism.
  • Operate as the church’s primary bible teacher and preacher, responsible for the regular bible teaching ministry of the church.
  • Spend an appropriate amount of time in study and prayer in preparation for teaching opportunities.

Pastoral Care

  • Ensure ongoing ministry to church members who are homebound and in nursing homes.
  • Develop relationships with other churches and organizations in our community consistent with our church mission and values.
  • Conduct weddings, funerals, and baptisms according to the doctrinal commitments of our church.
  • Counsel members and families on how to live biblically faithful lives as needed.
  • Meet regularly with staff and other church leaders to disciple and train them in ministry.
  • Spend time and build relationships with congregation members.

Job Requirements

  • Bible college degree or equivalent background experience is preferred.
  • A growing personal relationship with Christ
  • Ability to engage people of all generations in the ministry of the church.
  • Demonstrated experience in leadership.
  • Excellent verbal communicator; comfortable speaking before large groups of people.
  • Able to speak the truth in love and deal wisely with conflict amongst the staff and church.
  • Understanding of and willingness to minister within the church’s statement of beliefs.
  • A lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders (1 Tim 3:1-13, 2 Tim 2; Titus 1:5-9)


To apply for the position: Please submit resume and letter of intent by June 14th to with the subject line “Pastor Application” or mail letter of intent and resume to:Prineville Christian Church1685 SE Lynn BlvdPrineville, OR 97754


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