Senior Pastor

Nesconset Christian Church Published: December 12, 2016
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The Nesconset Christian Church is a non-denominational independent Christian Church associated with the Restoration Movement. Our church is a genuinely loving church that worships God enthusiastically (Psalm 42). We are a healthy, multicultural and diverse congregation of approximately 235 members located on Long Island, NY, seeking a full time Senior Pastor.

Position Overview

The primary responsibility of the Senior Pastor is to oversee the spiritual needs of the church including:

  • Prepare and preach weekly sermons.
  • Coordinate Sunday services with Worship Ministry Director.
  • Teach Bible Studies.
  • Provide oversight of church staff.
  • Provide overall theological direction.
  • Meet with and report to NCC Elders.
  • Raise up and train new leaders.
  • Minister and counsel.
  • Oversee pastoral care responsibilities.
  • Vision casting of new ministry initiatives.

The Senior Minister is to set an example of spiritual maturity and personal health. He is to maintain a healthy marriage and family life, and exhibit financial soundness leading NCC to continued health and maturity.


Our future lead pastor must:

  • Hold a minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree from a Bible College or Seminary associated with the Restoration Movement.
  • Be a skilled and passionate Bible based teacher.
  • Have prior experience Pastoring a similar sized or larger church.
  • Meet Elder qualifications of 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1.
  • Be a strong leader who inspires others through God-honoring excellence.
  • Maintain relational, spiritual, and professional trust with other elders and staff.
  • Embody traits of a biblical Shepherd, Preacher/Teacher, Equipper, Elder/Overseer and Evangelist.
  • Recruit, manage, and lead pastoral and administrative staff and ministry leaders.
  • Convey authenticity, wisdom, transparency and humility – and even brokenness – in his preaching and daily walk.
  • Be able to envision a long-term commitment, as the Lord leads, to see NCC grow into the future God has for it.
  • Communicate effectively, in all forms, and connect to all generations.

If you are qualified and would like to learn more please forward a cover page and your resume to  for immediate consideration.

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