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Senior Pastor

East Renton Community Church - Renton, WA

Salary/Range: 70000 - 90000 (Salary) per year


Senior Pastor Job Description

The Senior Pastor shall be the main teacher and preacher of God’s Word. He shall provide the vision for the church body, leadership, and supervision over staff and ministry directors.

• He shall regularly exegetically preach of God’s Word
• He shall be a guardian of God’s Word
• He shall be an on-going student of God’s Word
• He shall serve on the board of Elders as prescribed in ERCC’s constitution
• He shall be a shepherd of God’s people by Leading, Knowing, Feeding, and Defending the flock
• He shall hold ministry leaders accountable for their responsibilities and personal conduct
• He shall be a conduit of instruction and casting of God’s biblical vision for the church
• He shall lead the staff and ministry directors as an extension of the board of Elders
• He shall serve and conduct ceremonies of marriages and funerals as needed

• Confirmed spiritual maturity as described in 1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9; 1 Peter 5:1-3
• Seminary graduate or in process of completing an M.Div
• 5-7 years of full-time ministry in a Christo-centric and culturally relevant church
• Confirmed expositional preaching gift
• A heart for both the church and the lost
• A team leader and team player
• Cultural relevance and sensitivity to the Western Washington social eco-system is a must

About East Renton Community Church (ERCC):
ERCC is a small to medium-sized church that is well established in the city of Renton; a suburb near Seattle, Washington. The demographic of our church is a balanced blend of young families, middle-age, seniors, and every age-gap in between. The surrounding community is growing with young families and is ethnically diverse. ERCC’s statement of faith can be found here:

To apply for this position, please submit the following:
• Resume
• Statement of Faith
• Personal testimony
• At least 3 expositional preaching samples (preferably in a series)
• Salary expectation

Please send all of the documents to: