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Pastor of Community Engagement

Pastor of Community Engagement

Company: Open Bible Fellowship - LaSalle, ON
Contact Person: Stuart Cameron
5675 Malden Road,
LaSalle, Ontario , N9H 1R9

Position Description

Position Summary:  Primary roles of both Community Outreach and Engagement, and Pastoral Care - with the goal of moving OBF forward in the vision of being a Faithful Life Giving Presence in our community.


  • Reports to and serves as part of the Elders Team
  • Works closely with and as part of our Leadership Team


  • Moving OBF forward in its vision and mission statement
  • Development of programs and ministries specifically targeted to people who are unreached – with the end of building relationships that lead others to to follow Jesus Christ as Lord
  • Challenge, recruit, mentor and train the congregation to assist with community engagement and involvement in an effort to build relationships
  •  Support the already existing ministries within our fellowship 
  • Collaborate and connect with community based organizations to help meet specific needs (ie: local schools or neighbourhood groups)

Pastoral Care: 

  • Discipleship:  its at the heart of our vision.  Connecting and encouraging growth among our congregation
  • Model and oversee pastoral care
  • Oversee church-life events, including infant dedications, baptisms, weddings and funerals
  • Development of mentoring opportunities – Discipleship, Small Groups, Programs, Prayer Ministry


  • Work with our music team to creatively engage the congregation in God’s Word and music


  • Preach regularly but also comfortable to share preaching and teaching responsibilities

Other duties as assigned


  • Education:  Bachelor's Degree of Theology (or equivalent formal training)
  • Experience:
    • 3-5 years pastoral leadership experience preferred

Skills and Abilities:

  • Spiritually mature demonstrating elder qualifications: 1st Timothy 3:1-7
  • Proven Servant-leader 


  • ​Send an email requesting a current copy of our Draft Vision Document
  • Send resume and cover letter telling us how you would help fulfill our Vision
  • Contact at:
Posted: October 31, 2017 | Expires: January 29, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 4552 ]