Community Outreach Pastor
Montgomery Commnunity Church
|Church Description *|
|Located in the Cincinnati suburb of Montgomery, Ohio— Montgomery Community Church is moving into a season of strength and tremendous potential! Lead Pastor, Phil Posthuma has served in his role for the past three years and has brought a renewed sense of optimism and enthusiasm to the staff and congregation. His intentional leadership, clarity, humility and deeply rooted commitment to teaching God’s word has unleashed a compelling sense of urgency for the church to engage the community. Each week, roughly 1,400 worshippers gather around small groups, ministry environments or one of 4 services— Saturday at 5:30 pm & Sunday at 8:30, 10:00, & 11:30 am.
MCC believes every Christian is uniquely gifted by God with certain abilities that can be utilized to benefit the entire church body. Montgomery Community Church is intentional about reaching their neighbors— in the community, city, country, and world. They desire to follow Jesus’ mandate to “…center every aspect of individual and community life on the truth Christ summons and empowers by His Holy Spirit to reach and save the lost to make disciples”.
MCC’s mission as a church is rooted in Christ’s words found in Matthew 4:19— “Come follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.” With whole-hearted determination, MCC has committed to creating pathways for people to engage, live and serve, so they live life to its fullest and help others to do the same. This mission fuels MCC’s vision: “To be an authentic community where families are being transformed and equipped by the Holy Spirit to draw those they encounter into a relationship with Jesus Christ.”
|Position Description *|
|MCC is seeking a Community Outreach Pastor who is a passionate leader with substantial gifts in team building, strategy and evangelism. The Community Outreach Pastor will elevate the value of service and be a catalyst in helping to make MCC’s vision a reality!
Through local community outreach, MCC strives to share the message and love of Jesus Christ with people who are distant from God, hurting, marginalized and under-resourced. To this end, MCC passionately partners with many worthy organizations who seek to serve Christ in their local area and aligned with MCC’s Mission, Vision, and Values.
Applicants must have demonstrated an ability to create an active and intentional leadership culture to lead the development and implementation of strategies to achieve MCC’s vision to impact and reach families through service and evangelism. A Bachelor’s degree (required) or Master’s degree in education, ministry or related field preferred. Passion and knowledge of evangelism skills and community development and at least five years of experience in outreach ministries also preferred. Other qualities essential to this position are team building, strong organizational skills, self-initiative, follow-through, task orientation, ability to “see the big picture,” empowerment and capacity to develop a strong network of ministries to accomplish outreach goals.