English Ministry Pastor
We are seeking a full-time English Ministry (EM) Pastor who ministers to the English-speaking congregation, so that we may fulfill our role as the body of Christ. The EM Pastor will partner with the deacon board to provide spiritual and pastoral guidance to the EM. The Pastor will preach, teach, and administer the ordinances. The pastor will also provide guidance and assistance associated with worship, administration, stewardship, and outreach.
TCCC Background (https://tcccmb.org/en/)
TCCC consists of the Chinese Ministry (60 adults, Cantonese speaking), English Ministry (13 young adults), and Children Ministry (8 kids ranging from 3-10 yrs old), located in the Tri-Cities area.
The English Ministry (for which the incumbent will be the lead Pastor) comprises 13 young adults ranging from ages 20 to 30. The majority of congregants were raised in Christian families and have been together as a cohort in a church setting for upwards of 20 years. Areas of learning and focus in the English Ministry in the past five years include, but are not limited to: Biblical reading and interpretation (hermeneutics and exegesis), doctrinal learning and surveying (MB and beyond), discipleship, church history and team building, etc.
- 2-year pastoral experience or equivalent (combination of experience and education).
- Confession of Faith must be in line with Mennonite Brethren Confession of Faith
- Language: English
- Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited bible college
- Experience serving in the Children Ministry
- Understand Cantonese