Senior Pastor of Christ Church Evangelical Covenant in East Greenwich, Rhode Island 1,400 in worship

General Description

The primary role of the Senior Pastor is to give himself to the ministry of the Word and prayer, seeking to walk uprightly before the Lord in his personal life while seeking the mind of God on behalf of the congregation. He will lead and teach the congregation according to the Word, holding true to Christ Church’s vision and core values while preparing for its future. This takes constant effort through prayer, scriptural study, professional growth, education, training and personal interaction with the congregation.

Worship and Teaching 

  • Ensures that overall weekly worship services are effective and on target regarding content, style, structure, timing and design.
  • Accountable for the completeness and the quality of worship services for the church, managing the Worship Arts Director for the planning and leading of those services.
  • Meets regularly with Worship Arts Director to critique prior worship services and to plan/agree on future worship services regarding music selection, transitions, drama, technical needs, etc.
  • Develops a preaching schedule and teaching methods that inspire and challenge spiritual growth of the congregation with the capacity to make the gospel understandable to visito