Associate Pastor at Canyon Del Oro Bible Church
Tucson, AZ

Canyon Del Oro Bible Church (Tucson, AZ) Associate Pastor


The Big Picture

Canyon Del Oro Bible Church ( is currently seeking an Associate Pastor for Ministries who is responsible for the development and direction of adult ministries, assimilation, evangelism and outreach, and congregational serving at CDOBC.

Responsibilities: As directed by the Senior Pastor and working with CDOBC Church Leadership, the Associate Pastor for Ministries will:

-Work to fulfill our Christ-given mission of making disciples who live out the Great Commission and Great Commandment.



-Oversee adult ministries, including Sunday morning classes, mid-week classes, and home groups.

-Develop and maintain an annual plan that ensures continuous improvement and growth of adult ministries.

-Provide guidance and oversight for adult ministries curriculum.

-Establish additional small groups and classes.

-Coordinate adult ministry leadership training and development.

-Recruit, develop, and train existing and new adult ministry leaders and teachers

-Ensure each ministry leader is developing no less than 1 assistant leader who can lead in their absence.

-Encourage and assist adult ministry groups in the organization of outreach activities.



-Oversee the assimilation of visitors, attenders, and members.

-Lead and refine our existing process for helping visitors, attenders, and new members become connected with the CDOBC community.

-Give leadership to CDOBC’s Welcome Ministry.



-Increse and improve evangelism and outreach.

-Expand our community outreach by expanding our existing ministries and finding new opportunities.

-Develop and implement additional evangelistic methods and tools to reach people outside our circles.

-Model and encourage a Circles focus and passion (Matt. 28:19-21; Eph. 4:11-12) (“Circles” is a person’s sphere of influence usually consisting of 10 to 15 people.)



-Expand congregational serving opportunities and involvement.

-Help the congregation identify and utilize their spiritual gifts.

-Refine the process to increase volunteers serving in the church.

-Oversee ministry to homebound and hospitalized congregants.


-Attend and be involved in CDOBC monthly Elder Board meetings, and weekly staff meetings.

-Assist in the pulpit ministry on Sunday morning as directed by the Senior Pastor.

-Work and minister in harmony with the church staff. Perform various other duties as directed by the Senior Pastor.


-Be faithful to cultivate your own faith and family relationships – in both attitude and example (1 Corinthians 11:1; 1 Timothy 3; Titus 1).

-Be faithful in teaching and practice according to the doctrinal positions of CDOBC and sign the statement of adherence.

-Demonstrate a personality, temperament, and interpersonal skills to relate and serve effectively in a multi-generational congregation.

-Maintain a commitment to confidentiality regarding all records of CDOBC, the staff, and the church membership.


-Undergraduate degree.

-Graduate degree from a seminary or Bible college preferred, but not required.




-Minimum of 3 years of service as full-time, salaried church associate pastor or staff.

-Demonstrated commitment to church service as a volunteer.

-Ordained minister is preferred, but not required. (CDOBC will assist in ordination, if desired.)



Interpersonal Skills:


-Able to work directly with and communicate in a manner that fosters Christian love.

-Seeks to serve the interest of others.

-Continually demonstrates the fruit of Spirit.

The Compensation

Total Package: $102,000 Depending on Experience





Canyon Del Oro Bible Church
Tucson, AZ
Tucson, Arizona 85704


Jason Lancaster
[email protected]


Tucson, AZ
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Church Ministry