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English Co-Pastor

Chinese Church In Christ - San Jose - San Jose, CA

Salary/Range: Depending upon experience

Website: http://www.eng.ccic-sj.org

Responsibilities:
Focus on growing the English congregation (about 120 members)
-Shepherd the congregation through expository preaching and teaching
-Disciple, equip, and raise up leaders for the work of ministry
Move the congregation toward the vision of the congregation:
-We are an intergenerational church that:
--invites others to follow Jesus Christ,
--invests in one another’s discipleship journey, and
--integrates faith with life
--by the power of the Holy Spirit for God’s glory.

Partner with the congregational leadership (elders, the other English co-pastor with a young adult focus, youth ministry pastors, deacons) to lead the overall English congregation
-Preach Sunday sermons approximately 2-3 times a month as part of the -preaching team (co-pastors, youth pastor, occasionally elders and guest speakers)
-Teach adult Sunday School classes
-Motivate members to express their faith in evangelism and compassion -services in the community.
-Officiate communions, baptisms, and funerals as needed
-Provide pastoral care and counseling to congregation members as needed
-Serve in other church ministries as needed

Qualifications:

-Seminary degree preferred
-Active and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
-Pastoral/ministry experience, minimum 5 years
-Significant ministry experience with Asian-Americans (first generation and beyond)
-Interpersonal skills
-Team player
-Committed to and exemplify the value of servant leadership
-Passionate about intergenerational ministry and church body life
-Heart for sharing the gospel.
-Excellent role model for adults and families
-Agree with CCIC’s values, leadership structure, and doctrinal position

Interested candidates should submit at least the following:
-Resume
-Files or links to some of your sermons (video or audio are fine)
-Your experience, burden and vision about working with Asian-Americans

We offer:
-Housing allowance
-Medical insurance
-Dental insurance
-Life insurance
-Disability insurance
-403(B) retirement
-Continuing education
-Sabbatical
-PTO (Paid Time Off)