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Discipleship Pastor

Posted by: Michael Beck

Posted date: Jul-12-2021

Location: Raytown, MO

Discipleship Pastor - Volunteer
Reports To: Senior Pastor
Position Status: Volunteer, Unpaid

Southwood Church of the Nazarene is located in Raytown, Missouri. Southwood was planted in 1957 with a vision for community and missional transformation in Raytown. Today, about 45 people attend each week, and the vision remains the same. As Southwood seeks to grow, we are looking to add a high energy associate pastor to our team that has the ability to impact our current low attendance and engage our community. We are looking for a proactive and motivated individual who is able to participate in weekly events. In particular, we want someone who will lead a small group or Sunday school class. Additionally, we want you to participate in Sunday Service as a singer, instrumentalist, or sound booth technician. We also want you to participate in ministry on digital media platforms.


The purpose is to provide support as various needs may arise for various ministries. This could include for senior adults, adults, teens, and kids. Currently there is a need for teaching an adult Sunday School class. The primary objective is to provide any support for an open-ended, dynamic, growing ministry that is focused on discipleship, spiritual formation and service that engages community and connects people.

-Minimum of Bachelors in Biblical Studies or related field or pursuance thereof
-District minister’s license or actively working toward it
-Leadership experience (paid or unpaid) in ministry or church settings
-Strong organization and communication skills
-Capacity for developing shared vision, establishing strategic plans, motivating individuals and driving toward goals with accountability‚®

Personal Responsibilities:
-Relationship with Jesus Christ
-Grow in faith and obedience to God through personal Bible study and prayer
-Support your local church through attendance, ministry and tithing
-Support the doctrine of The Church of the Nazarene
-Pray regularly for the church‚®
-Administrative Responsibilities:
-Sexual Abuse Awareness Training
-Policies & Procedures Awareness
-Criminal Background Check‚®

-This is an unpaid volunteer position‚®

If you're interested in the position, please send your resume and a statement of your philosophy of ministry to office@southwoodchurch.org. Our physical address is 8201 Raytown Road, Raytown, MO 64138.

Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location Raytown, MO
District Kansas City
State/Province Missouri
Position Title Discipleship Pastor
Position Classification Discipleship/Equipping
PositionType Volunteer
Deadline for Applications
Contact Information
Contact Preference Send resumes by Email only.
First & Last Name Michael Beck
Title Senior Pastor
Phone 816-353-5121
Email office@southwoodchurch.org