Associate Pastor | Oakdale Church Full Time

@ Chemistry Staffing
  • Olney, Maryland View on Map
  • Church Size: Not Applicable
  • Denomination: Staffing Agency
  • Job Category: Associate Pastor
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2021
  • Application Closed
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    Job Description

    Oakdale Church of Olney, Maryland is seeking an Associate Pastor to join our executive team who is a proven leader with experience and fruitfulness in a disciple-making ministry. This person should be well-grounded theologically, able to preach effectively, cast vision, and recruit and deploy people into ministry. In addition, they will have responsibility for growing and developing our disciple-making culture within the church through preaching, overall leadership within the church, and our small group ministry.

    What you’ll be doing:

    • Serving as the primary liaison between the Senior Pastor, Executive Team, Worship/Tech Ministries, and the adult congregation
    • Serving as the pastor for the adult congregation giving oversight to the teams responsible for spiritual growth and shepherding
    • Being the secondary teaching pastor after the Senior Pastor
    • Being a significant part of the preaching rotation led by Senior Pastor
    • Overseeing and supervising the existing Discipleship staff, including youth, adult small groups and children.
    • Supporting and develop leadership to ministry among men
    • Providing Pastoral Care to the congregation as a member of the pastoral team.

    What you need to have:

    • A transforming personal relationship with and a mature commitment to Jesus Christ
    • Demonstrated ability to manage, motivate, and develop staff
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Strategic/systems thinker; adept in decision making and executing strategy with an eye to organizational vision
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Energetic, proactive, goal-oriented, patient, kind, encouraging, and positive
    • Ability to be flexible and adapt quickly to unexpected circumstances
    • Teachable, humble, and knows how and when to show empathy

    Olney is a sought-after area in which to live, convenient to Washington, DC, and other major regions. The town has a great community feel and vibe. This safe community has great schools and plenty of shopping. Olney is a bit of a bubble in the greater Montgomery County demographics with average incomes and higher education levels than the rest of the county and state.

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    Application deadline closed.

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