Associate PastorRock Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Columbus, Inc.
Provide pastoral service or substitute of sermon delivery, worship, witness, mission, Bible study, prayers, individual counseling & ceremonial events; Req’d. Master's degree in Divinity or Theology in Presbyterian denomination; Foreign equiv. edu. acceptable; 40 hr/wk; Mail application to Rock Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Columbus, Inc. at 5301 Sidney Simons Blvd., Columbus, GA 31904
General Job Duties (not specific to this actual job posting)
The Associate Pastor is the primary support person for the Senior Pastor in the performance of his sermon planning and weekly speaking duties as well as outreach and missions duties, normally performed by an Outreach Pastor. This includes assisting with sermon series planning and sermon preparation, service planning and design, periodic speaking, coordination of outside speakers, management of sermon development resources, marketing and advertising, and missions leadership and coordination.
Essential Job Functions
- Support the Senior Pastor in the overall vision casting and leadership of the church’s teaching and weekend service planning, design, and execution.
- Function as the manager of the annual sermon calendar, including maintaining a separate calendar used by the Teaching Team for long-range planning.
- Upon receipt of completed manuscript, provide the Senior Pastor with feedback and improvement ideas prior to Sunday morning.
- Assist in the creation of videos and/or other creative elements for Sunday morning production (original video ideas, movie and television clips, drama possibilities, testimonials, bumper content, etc.).