Why We Love This Opportunity
The story God is writing at Compassion Christian Church is one that has been marked by a heart for evangelism, outreach, serving the hurting, reaching the community, prayer, worship and a Gospel-centered mission to lead people to a life-changing relationship with Jesus. It is with this heart and focused mission that Compassion is advancing into their most significant years of Kingdom impact.
Church or Org Description
From their beginnings 55 years ago meeting each week in a Savannah bank to now gathering in 6 locations which extend well beyond the limits of Savannah, Compassion Christian Church remains committed to leading people into a life-changing relationship with Jesus. God has continued to bless this church as they have stayed committed to “keeping the main thing the main thing”.
Compassion Christian is certainly heading into their most effective days of ministry and outreach. This growing church of 8500 meet across 6 locations with more to come in the future. This is an incredible time to step into the story God is writing at Compassion. With many onramps for people to serve, give, love and lead others towards a life-giving relationship with Christ, Compassion Christian is a terrific place for the right leader to grow and expand their Kingdom influence to see a region changed for Jesus!
The Henderson Worship Pastor will lead with a great sense of awareness and a shepherd’s heart towards genuine and participative worship. They will lead through a creative lens that recognizes the culture they are serving in with the ability to engage the heart of those who attend across cultural and generational lines. They will incorporate new styles of worship and creativity into what Compassion is already doing. This leader must possess the ability to “read the room” and pastor moments through exhorting/encouragement, speaking into moments as appropriate and leading the Church in more than just songs but a meaningful worship encounters. Compassion desires a leader who is gifted in building teams and possesses a communication style that speaks life into people, bringing out the best in them.
The right person for this job will have proven experience within the context of a multisite church ministry. They will also have experience in developing systems and processes for volunteer recruitment, training, discipleship and empowerment. They will possess strong instrumental and vocal skills as well as a heart for God and active walk with Jesus. They will value excellence and the stewardship of gifts,leading their team with an evangelistic heart for the lost.