Date posted May 14, 2024
Deadline Aug 31, 2024

We are seeking a teaching pastor that will join in shepherding the church community, pursuing the spiritual health and growth of the congregation, instilling a sense of engagement and ownership. Tri-Cities Church is a multi-ethnic community of two congregations and the future pastor must have a vision for maintaining and growing a diverse church.

The Teaching Pastor will be a Christ-centered leader who is a skilled preacher, passionate about discipleship, and desires to reach the wider Tri-Cities community. This person will be salaried and full-time.

This pastor will demonstrate strong leadership skills by collaboratively working with the Lead Pastor, Elders, Church Staff, and Ministry Leaders to align mission, vision, and values.

The Teaching Pastor role will entail:

  • Functioning as the main teaching pastor for the English speaking service, who will plan and prepare sermon series throughout the calendar year and preach between 3x-4x/month.
  • Leading the teaching team who will rotate in on various Sundays, guiding and developing them as communciators and ensuring cohesiveness throughout each series.
  • Ensuring message alignment between the various ministries within Tri-Cities Church including teens, children, and Spanish ministries.
  • Fostering involvement within the greater Tri-Cities community by actively pursuing opportunities for the church to engage in community outreach
  • Actively participating in the life of the church and, at times, serving in youth and family ministries and other service project teams.
  • Participating and presenting in Staff meetings and Leadership Team meetings with the ability to facilitate discussion and drive alignment.

What we are searching for:
Education – The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate degree in biblical studies, a seminary degree, or ministry experience.

Experience – Three to seven years of experience as a Lead, Associate, or Campus Pastor.

Men and women are invited to apply.

Preferred qualifications and core competencies:

  • Has a passion for reaching and serving the unchurched in the Tri-Cities area and beyond
  • Has demonstrated the ability to disciple others in an intimate, passionate relationship with God
  • Possess strong relational skills for building trusted relationships in both the church and community
  • Is inviting and engaging, with a chemistry that fits the culture of Tri-Cities Church
  • Exhibits excellent teaching/preaching skills that demonstrate a healthy balance between expository and topical approaches in alignment with the theology of Tri-Cities Church
  • Has experience and is gifted in teaching both believers and seekers
  • Has a clear testimony of a saving faith in Jesus Christ and a vibrant, growing relationship with Him
  • Is faithfully committed to personally follow and apply Biblical principles and possesses a high level of integrity
  • Is local to the Tri Cities area or willing to relocate

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Tri-Cities Church Ministry Profile
Jamie Vernon Lead Pastor