Assistant Pastor | Oakland, California

Position: Assistant Pastor

About Our Church: Resurrection Oakland is a PCA church plant located in the heart of Oakland. We began as a scratch plant in June 2017 and launched weekly worship in March 2018. Our congregation is growing (250+ regular attenders with average attendance of 175) and diverse. Our mission is to be a church not just for ourselves but for the unconvinced and the good of our city.

Description and Responsibilities:
• Work with lead pastor to help grow and nurture a new church
• Build deep, rich, gospel community reflecting the multi-cultural diversity of Oakland
• Organize new and support existing community groups, including training leaders
• One-on-one pastoral care and counseling
• Preach 25% of Sundays
• Assist in weekly worship leading
• Create and lead classes for spiritual formation

Qualifications and Character:
• Committed to the gospel of Jesus Christ as the only real catalyst and power for reconciliation and transformation
• Excited about living and pastoring in a non-Christian context
• Desires to do ministry as part of a team
• Ability to work in a multi-cultural setting and minister to diverse peoples
• Willingness to work hard and maturity

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