Trinity Lutheran Church

Brooks, Alberta, Canada

Senior Pastor

  • Address: 811 Cassils Road West, Brooks, Alberta T1R 0C4
  • Affiliation: LCMC
  • Contact: Transition Team
  • Phone: 403.362.4259
  • Email: brkstrin@gmail.com
  • Website: Click Here
  • Category: Pastoral Ministry
  • Sub-Category: Senior Pastor
  • Position Title: Senior Pastor
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Description:

    Trinity Lutheran Church


                                SENIOR PASTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

    To serve as the leader of a two-pastor team at Trinity Lutheran Church with an emphasis on preaching, teaching and equipping. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Serve as the Senior Pastor on the pastoral care team and supervise all office and program staff.
    • Preach, teach and equip congregation in accordance with Lutheran theology acknowledging the Bible as the authoritative Word of God.
    •  Lead congregation in Trinity’s mission to “Serve Christ our Lord by welcoming, equipping & sending disciples.”
    • Oversee congregational worship, baptisms, weddings, funerals and communion. 
    • Support all congregational programs and initiatives.
    • Develop and implement an action plan for delegation of responsibilities with associate pastor.
    • Attend meetings and work along side various ministries and committees as directed by Council.
    • Oversee and provide spiritual support including individual counseling and home visitation of sick, shut-ins and palliative individuals.
    • Regularly pray for the congregation and its ministries.
    • Perform other duties as assigned by Council.

    DESIRED PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:

    • Strong Christian walk demonstrated by regular worship, Bible study and fellowship.
    • Relevant and compelling sermon skills, preaching and teaching with excellence and clarity.
    • Skilled communicator, demonstrating high emotional intelligence and maturity in relationships; self assured.
    • Desire to grow and learn by seeking out and applying best practices from reading, studying and talking with others serving in a similar capacity.
    • Strong organizational and servant leadership skills, empowering others for works of service.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Ordained Pastor with a Master of Divinity.  
    • Church leadership experience in a multiple staff church with proven skills as a team player that seeks to empower congregation in living out the congregation’s mission and vision.
    • Agree with Trinity’s statement of faith as a member of LCMC (Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ) and be eligible to be included in the directory of pastors of the LCMC.
    • Skills in the utilization of technology in furthering the reach of ministry to the congregation and community.
    • Serve Christ our Lord by welcoming, equipping & sending disciples.

    811 Cassils Road West                      Telephone • (403) 362-4259                                     www.brookstrinity.ca

    Brooks, AB  •  T1R 0E4                                                                                            Email • brkstrin@gmail.com

     

    To view this position on our website, please visit: https://brookstrinity.ca/pastor-search 

    Additional Info on the website can be found: Community Profile and Congregational Profile