Associate Minister (Formation Pastor)
About this position —
The Formation Pastor is a Jesus follower, who equips people as followers of Jesus through the formation of adults in service, directing guest and newcomer ministry, small groups, and engaging church mission. This full-time position reports to the Senior pastor.
Apply if you are —
- Passionate for connecting people to God, others and the mission of following Jesus.
- Showing evidence of an active growing relationship with God praying daily.
- Energized by building teams and doing what it takes to make the team succeed in ministry.
- Experienced with a minimum of 2-3 years in ministry, ministry degree (M.Div. preferred).
In this position you will —
- Guide involvement in ministry by facilitating and creating structures for ministry.
- Oversee membership software, ministry lists, church directory, etc.
- Oversee and organize Greeters, Guest information, and Guest follow-up.
- Lead First Impressions, First Steps, and other guest and new member programs.
- Manage current service efforts and develop new strategies for community involvement.
- Use technology and media to facilitate ministry (database, communication, social media, etc.).
- Guide Small Groups
- Develop and support current/new small group leaders.
- Provide ongoing leadership, training, and connection to mission of following Jesus.
- Organize and support existing groups, maintaining a list of groups/leaders.
Provide Ministry Support to the Senior Minister.
- Organize and provide clear communication of events to connect people to service.
- Contact point for building maintenance, scheduling, etc.
- Occasional pastoral care (visits, calls, etc.).
You display —
- A life committed to following Jesus, spiritual growth, and the beliefs of First ABQ We Believe
- Quality organizational skills, communication skills, problem-solving skills.
- Ability to lead and develop volunteers.
Weekly Schedule – Office hours Mon-Fri, Sundays, and as needed for meetings, pastoral care, etc
First Christian Church of Albuquerque
10101 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111