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Lead Pastor

Hesperia,

California

Why We Love This Opportunity

Victor Valley Christian Church is seeking a lead pastor ready to love and lead a Southern California church out of COVID and into a new season of fruitfulness and ministry.

The incoming lead pastor will get to build and grow a new team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate leader to create a new staff culture and rhythm. The opportunity to lock arms and hearts and lead a church that has very good facilities, low debt, and a lot of land for growth or vision.

VVCC believes the best days are ahead, and they are already grateful for who God is going to bring to lead into this new season of life and ministry.

Church or Org Description

​Victor Valley Christian Church exists to share the hope of Jesus amidst the constant challenges of life. It is a place where you will have the opportunity to discover Jesus, experience connection, grow your potential, and care for others.

We desire to be a church of significance, who develops people to orient their lives around God’s will and is respected in our community. We see our church as a lighthouse, a beacon of hope, firmly planted in our community to be a source of guidance and rescue.

Our Values consist of five convictions that characterize our church.

– A FRIENDLY community
– A BIBLE BELIEVING community
– A GIVING community
– A CARING community
– A JOY-FILLED community

VVCC is located between L.A. and Las Vegas! This is known as an affordable area to buy a home (comparatively). Mountains and skiing are 45 minutes away. Beaches are 90 min. It gets hot in the summer, but the lack of humidity makes it tolerable. We get to enjoy an occasional snow day as well. This is perfect geography and reasonably affordable Southern California location to lock arms and hearts and do life together with great people.

Position Description

Position Summary:
Senior Pastor is the called spiritual leader of Victor Valley Christian Church (VVCC). He is the primary visionary, communicator, preacher, and teacher. He curates the God-given mission and the organizational cultural values while functioning as the primary champion of all ministry vision. He holds VVCC’s ministry teams accountable to honor the core values of the church.

Principal Working Relationships:
The Senior Pastor serves at the behest of Jesus Christ and is held accountable to the Elder board of the church, of which he is the first among equals. He gives primary oversight to all VVCC Staff. Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Fulfill the biblical mandate of the Pastor to “prepare God’s people for works of service(Ephesians 4:12)“ by providing spiritual leadership to church staff and congregation as:
– SHEPHERD
– EVANGELIST
– TEACHER
– STEWARD
– STAFF OVERSEER

Preferred Qualifications:
– A personal, growing relationship with Jesus Christ
– Meet the biblical requirements as listed in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1
– Bachelors or Master’s Degree in theology/ministry, preferably from a college or university within the Restoration Movement
– At least three years experience in a pastoral role with supervisory responsibilities

Contact cbarnaby@slingshotgroup.org to apply, or click the button below.

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