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Lead Pastor

Norwalk Grace Brethren Church - Norwalk, CA

Website: http://https://assistcx.org/norwalk-ca/

Norwalk Grace Brethren Church

To Apply for This Position Download and complete this application.
https://assistcx.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Candidate-Application-Form-2021-b.pdf

Email it, along with a resume to: norwalk@assistcx.org

Norwalk GBC of Norwalk, CA has entered into a partnership with Assist Church Expansion for the purpose of identifying a new senior pastor and walking through a process for revitalization. The elders and congregation of this historic Grace Brethren church have embraced God’s leading to engage a process of revitalization to ensure a fruitful future in reaching its community with the gospel.

Norwalk GBC is seeking a new Pastor who will work with Assist Church Expansion through the revitalization process and into the future.

Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate

Qualifications

• possess a God given passion for church renewal and community outreach
• prior, proven ministry experience
• minimum bachelor’s degree in Biblical or Theological studies; seminary or master’s preferred
• willing and able to be ordained in the Charis Fellowship of Churches

Spiritual Maturity
• has received and accepted a calling from God for this unique ministry
• is committed to Jesus Christ and to the authority of Scripture
• is a man who believes in the power of prayer, has a strong personal prayer and devotional life
• displays the Fruit of the Spirit and relies upon the Holy Spirit for every aspect of his life and ministry
• pursues righteousness and a godly life
• be theologically aligned with the Charis Commitment to Common Identity

Life on Mission
• has a heartfelt burden for lost people and a desire to lead a church that is effectively reaching its community
• models a lifestyle of evangelism through building relationships with people who are far from God
• has a deep understanding of sound doctrine and its use in life and ministry
• is committed to Christ-centered preaching and teaching, using God’s Word to inspire the local church for mission

Leadership
• ability to identify, motivate and train individuals and teams
• has excellent communication skills
• adaptable and resilient when confronted with barriers and setbacks
• able to accomplish tasks with limited resources
• is a problem solver
• ability to work well with others in leadership positions


About Norwalk GBC

Norwalk, CA is a city in Los Angeles County of approximately 105,000 residents. The church can date its history to tent meetings in the early 1900’s. In recent years, the church has averaged approximately 100 people in weekend worship services. Currently, the church is being served by an interim pastor.

To Apply for This Position Download and complete this application.
https://assistcx.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Candidate-Application-Form-2021-b.pdf

Email it, along with a resume to: norwalk@assistcx.org