The Rock Community Church

Lead Pastor

The Rock Community Church
Littleton, Colorado, United States


Date Posted: 01/11/2018
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Rock Community Church

Converge Search Group

Littleton, Colorado 80127

 

Date Posted: 1/10/2018

Categories: Lead Pastor

Church Size: 1,000 attending

Job Type: Full-Time

             

The Rock Community Church is located in Littleton Colorado, minutes away from the majestic Rocky Mountains. Littleton is a community with great school districts, a spirited, historic downtown with great restaurants, and is only minutes away from the mile high city of Denver, CO. As one of the gateways to The Rocky Mountains, virtually every outdoor adventure imaginable is right in our backyard!

            The Rock Community Church is a dual denominational congregation with its roots stemming from the Baptist General Conference (Converge) and the Mennonite Brethren. We are a real church for real people. We are committed to reaching people for Jesus Christ and teaching them to grow and live a life pleasing to God. Our church has attracted many people from different denominations and backgrounds—we all live and worship together.

On Sunday mornings we offer two worship service times, a wonderful children’s ministry as well as many discipleship oriented classes. Throughout the week, several thriving ministries meet including high school, middle school, and Awana. We are a church who believes life happens in community and therefore strongly encourage congregants to participate in prayer and growth groups. We are committed to our community in many ways through various care ministries such as grief share, divorce care, Celebrate Recovery, a food bank and Financial Peace University, to name a few. Nationally, our mission field expands to other churches in Colorado and Utah. Globally, we are involved in Argentina, Africa, Nepal, and India, as well as other countries. The Rock Community Church is an exciting, growing church that is reaching people who need Christ, growing people in Christ, and serving people through the Holy Spirit.

 

Demographics:  Our congregational family is composed of a diverse group of worshipers in all stages of life. The entire congregation totals approximately 1,000 attendees. About 15% of those attendees are represented by seniors. Over one-third of the congregation range from ages 25 to 59. Almost one-half of our congregation represents the next generation of the church, ages zero to 24.

About the Position: We are actively seeking a Lead Pastor who is a dynamic communicator and a visionary leader with the ability to lead a large staff and congregation.

Education: Preferably, we are looking for a candidate with a Master of Divinity from an accredited and well respected seminary. At a minimum, the candidate must have a bachelor’s degree related to Christian ministry from an accredited and well respected university.

Experience: The successful candidate for the Lead Pastor role at The Rock Community Church will be someone who is an experienced teacher and spiritual shepherd, as well as someone experienced in leading a medium to large size congregation. A minimum of four years of experience in a pastoral position is required.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Someone of excellent character, who meets the qualifications for elder outlined in scripture (1 Timothy 3:1-7).
  • Someone who is personable to the congregants.
  • Someone who is gifted in extracting theological truths from the biblical text and communicating them in a relevant way.
  • Someone with good communications skills for all constituents.
  • Someone who can shepherd the staff.
  • Someone who is a good steward of time, talents, and finances.
  • Someone able to develop structures for a large church.
  • Someone with a servant’s heart for all constituents of the church.
  • Someone that has compassion and a heart for the lost.
  • Someone with a passion for missions and planting churches.
  • Someone that can reach and relate to the community.

 

To apply for this position, The Rock Community Church is utilizing the Converge P3 process to evaluate pastoral candidates. If you have not filled out a P3 profile, you can do so at this link -  http://www.convergep3.com/Candidate.php. There is a one-time $175 fee to cover testing instruments. This fee is tax deductible as a job search cost. The church is not receiving any candidate materials, except through the P3 profile process.

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