Redeemer Lutheran Church

Damascus, Maryland, United States

Associate Pastor

  • Address: 27015 Ridge Rd, Damascus, Maryland 20872
  • Affiliation: LCMC
  • Contact: Chris Breedlove
  • Phone: 540.326.6632
  • Email: callteam@redeemer.us
  • Website: Click Here
  • Category: Pastoral Ministry
  • Sub-Category: Associate Pastor
  • Position Title: Associate Pastor
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Description:

    We are looking for an energetic person who is driven by the Holy Spirit who can support the Senior Pastor in providing pastoral care, leadership, guidance, and support to the congregation of Redeeemer Lutheran Church, Damascus, Maryland. The Associate Pastor will demonstrate and live out a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, a commitment to ministry, and knowledge of and adherence to the Word of God as found in the Scriptures. It is essential that they be committed to supporting and spreading the vision and mission of Redeemer as a disciple-making church obedient to Christ’s great commission in Matthew 28:19 – 20a.

    Redeemer Lutheran's website has additional information concerning the position & the life at Redeemer. 

    www.redeemer.us 

    https://www.redeemer.us/employment-opportunity.html

    We are looking for our Candidate to possess these character traits...

    • Deep and genuine love of Jesus Christ

    • A heart for the poor

    • Commitment to preaching God’s Word

    • Desire to spread the vision and mission of Redeemer as a disciple-making church, obedient to Christ’s “Great Commission”

    • Friendly and approachable pastor

    • Willing to ask God for a heart that is broken by what breaks His heart.

    • Prayerfully engaging the Scriptures, both in personal devotions and study and in a Bible study group

    • A person who is committed to a fundamental Lutheran identity and open to learning from the Larger Body of Christ.

    Candidate Qualifications

    • 5 Years of Experience in Ministry (Preferred)

    • Alignment with Redeemer’s Statement of Faith (https://www.redeemer.us/about-us/what-we-believe.html)o Lutheran Theology and doctrine: LCMC (Lutheran Congregations on Mission for Christ (https://www.lcmc.net/statement-of-faith/231)

    • Bachelor’s Degree, Master of Divinity degree or equivalent

    • Ability to work in multi-cultural environment: Bi-lingual desired (Spanish preferred)

    • Proven communication skills both written and verbal under various circumstances

    • Willingness to relocate to the Damascus MD area