Discipleship Pastor at Emerald Bible Fellowship
About the job
Emerald Bible Fellowship (EBF) in Eugene, Oregon is seeking a full-time discipleship pastor to partner with the other elders of Emerald Bible Fellowship to equip the saints for the work of ministry. There is one full-time elder who serves as our teaching pastor with whom the discipleship pastor will work closely.
The discipleship pastor will train and equip the Ministry Teams of EBF, strengthening them in both character and competence, in order for them to serve the members of the church faithfully and effectively.
EBF is a non-denominational church consisting of approximately 150 families who are dedicated to equipping believers to serve Jesus Christ and others. We believe that the church is the people of God, redeemed by Jesus, empowered by His Spirit, in order to live faithfully to God’s Word in every sphere of life.
Summary of Expectations
EBF is seeking someone who is:
Godly in character (biblically qualified elder)
Worshipper of God above everything else
Humble servant of His Word and His people
Points others to Jesus as the hope of the world
Courageously loves others well so that they flourish in Christ
Relies upon His Spirit to accomplish His good purposes
Gifted in discipleship and training skills
Centering spiritual growth upon the gospel of Jesus Christ
Encouraging collaboration between members
Equips Ministry Team to lead faithfully and effectively
A collaborative manager of teams
Competent in Biblical understanding and ability to teach the Word
Seminary graduate or comparable certification by an acceptable church or institution