Executive Pastor
Crossroads Church

Peosta, Iowa
Why We Love This Opportunity *
Nestled in one of the most beautiful areas of the midwest, Crossroads Peosta is hiring its first ever XP to help take this church to the next level! Crossroads is one of the only Bible teaching churches for miles in this part of eastern Iowa and they’ve been blessed to go from a dream five years ago to an established church of over 400 on a weekend in 2019.

Crossroads is relentlessly committed to see the Gospel impact the lives of people in their context and they know God has called them to expand the influence of His Kingdom to communities all around Peosta. The right next level Executive Pastor is going to have the time of his life joining this team and being a part of “Helping people in Western Dubuque know and love the real Jesus”!!

Church or Org Description *
Crossroads Peosta is located in the heart of “Iowa Nice” country. As a bedroom community of Dubuque, Peosta just a short drive from the western bank of the Mississippi River and the vibrant downtown life of Dubuque. Peosta and the entire area is experiencing rapid growth and Crossroads Peosta is strategically positioned to meet people where they are at and help them find Jesus.

Crossroads Peosta is an extroverted church who are always thinking about life through the lens of the person who is still far from Christ and they are always striving to meet that soul wherever its at and help them take the next step toward Christ. With a solid leadership team, a passionate visionary Lead Pastor, and a congregation continually mobilizing to reach their neighbor, Crossroads Peosta is ready for the right Executive Pastor to join their team and take the ministry deeper and wider.

Position Description *
The Executive Pastor at CrossRoads Church serves as the second chair leader to the accomplishment of the vision of the church. The XP is responsible for operationalizing the mission across all departments through the development of effective strategies and faith-filled goals. The XP is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of the staff, leading all areas in the accomplishment of the mission. The XP will be a coach to all while striving to move the organization forward at all levels.


o Partner with Lead Pastor to lead staff.
o Create clear strategies for connection, discipleship and leadership development.
o Develop and oversee strategy for growth of congregation and expansion of ministry.
o Clarify staff roles & responsibilities
o Develop strategy to accomplish the vision of CrossRoads.
o Create and manage goals.
o Oversee all operational functions.
o Preach Regularly


o Love for the lost and belief Jesus left the local church as the hope of the world.
o A passion for moving people and leaders onto God’s agenda.
o A natural coach.
o An extroverted, fast-paced, flexible, fearless leader.
o Ability to lead from transparency and vulnerability.
o Admirer of North Point Church and Andy Stanley.


o Bachelor’s degree for an accredited institution.
o 5+ years relevant experience.
o Reformed theological position.

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