Associate Pastor, Equipping and North American MissionsFull-Time

FBC Columbia

Associate Pastor, Equipping and North American Missions
Primary Function: To lead the Connect Group Ministry and serve as an associate pastor of FBC Columbia.

Under the guidance and supervision of the Senior Pastor, work to ensure there is an effective, efficient discipleship, missions, and mobilization strategy that impacts all areas of ministry which will in turn send out committed disciples of Jesus who follow Him in every aspect of their lives;
Serve as the lead facilitator of Christian Education and Discipleship;
Responsible to recruit, train, and equip Connect Group leaders;
Ensure effective attendance records (including contact information of all attendees) are kept and then loaded into the church database management system;
Ensure sound doctrine is maintained in all teaching environments;
Work with the Director of Ministry to ensure quality guest services;Work with Director of Ministry to assimilate new members into the church;
Determine gospel centered ministry opportunities for members, help identify their gifts, and mobilize them to serve;
Launch new Connect Groups to reach new people;
Oversee the leadership of Discipleship Groups;
Lead the equipping efforts of FBC;
Conduct weddings/funerals as needed;
Provide Biblical counseling as needed;
Work with committees/ministry teams as assigned;
Recruit, train, and mobilize members for involvement in North American missions;
Provide oversight to the Acts 1:8 Committee;