Senior Pastor

Cannon Falls, Minnesota // riverwoodonline.org

About Riverwood Church

Church Governance

Riverwood Church is a congregation of 130 to 150 regular attenders.  It is Elder lead with the Senior Pastor serving as one of the Elders.  There are typically 5-7 Elders on the board at one time.  Lay Elders are 4-year terms.  The Senior Pastor is responsible for day-to-day church operations and oversees church staff.  

Job description

Job Description:
  • The Senior Pastor is responsible for day-to-day church operations and oversees church staff.  
  • The Senior Pastor and staff collaborate on direction and implementation of church policy, ministries and direction
  • Provide counsel in crisis situations for a maximum of four sessions (more in-depth counseling will be referred and/or coordinated through other ministries)
  • Ensure relational care is taking place through small groups, coaching, and other relationships
  • Establish and ensure Riverwood’s community involvement with the area body of Christ.

 

Requirements:

  • Completed a Bachelor’s degree in ministry from a Christian College and a willingness to complete further education. A Master of Divinity degree with an accredited evangelical seminary is highly sought
  • Five or more years of previous pastoral experience (may be as associate, youth, or lay leader)
  • Commitment to Riverwood’s statement of faith, vision, purposes, values, and people
  • Participating member of Riverwood (see Constitution, Article Four) or will become one
  • Baptism by Immersion or willingness to be baptized

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