Why We Love This Opportunity
Sun Grove Church is a forward thinking and innovative church making an impact in Elk Grove and beyond. They’re looking for a catalytic Executive Pastor who can help lead and align the church and staff to the vision, mission and values of the church. If you’re a fast moving leader and love leading at the executive level, then this could be a great opportunity.
The ministry of Sun Grove Church is fueled by a core vision by leading people to Encounter God, Grow through Community and Live out their calling. They are committed to building a church where unchurched people are irresistibly drawn to Jesus. They want everything they do to focus on reaching people far from God and lead them into a growing relationship with Him and an authentic community with one another.
Sun Grove Church was planted in 1989. For many years, the church operated as a mobile church in local high school facilities. In 2012, Lead Pastor Dave Flaig, helped lead the church to purchase and move into their current 44,000 square foot facility. In the last 8 years, the church has had steady growth.
Sun Grove is an innovative and forward thinking church. They’ve produced music albums, started a church “without walls,” which is their intentional focus of doing church online. Sun Grove and have a reputation in the community for service and love.
The Executive Pastor must meet the qualifications of elder/overseer (1 Timothy 3 and Titus 3). He must be a man of prayer, Bible study, and integrity. He will have a proven performance track record of excellence, vision leadership and implementation, strategic thinking, planning and organizing, motivation, communications, change management, customer service, analysis, judgment, technical skills, teamwork, quality management, and adaptability.
The Executive Pastor partners with the Lead Pastor to establish, communicate, and implement the Church’s ministry, vision/mission, strategies, and goals. The Executive Pastor runs and provides general management of day-to-day church operations including the facilitation of strategic planning, implementation of key initiatives, direction of human resources and information systems, provision of healthy/sustainable finances, and coordination of facility use. The Executive Pastor also assures the execution of effective and sustainable weekend ministry.