English Ministry Pastor at Los Feliz United Methodist Church
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Los Feliz United Methodist Church is a missional, Gospel-centered, and passionate church in Los Angeles, CA centered on Jesus Christ and discipleship. We are in search of a full-time EM (English Ministry)/JCC (Jesus Christ Community) pastor who will shepherd our English-speaking congregation (70% Korean and 30% Filipino) and mentor our volunteer leaders/Youth directors/JCC CORE leadership team. LFUMC EM is a body with a servant spirit with 80% of the congregation partaking in leading and teaching. We are not a separate church from our KM (Korean Ministry); we are a family church of ~300 people with multiple generations (i.e. grandson to grandma), planning a healthy transition with the Senior Pastor.

Los Feliz’s history spans over 100 years and has been in the Los Feliz region of Los Angeles for well over 60 years. Our core visions are: (1) to become disciples of Jesus Christ (DTS – Discipleship Training School) (2) transform Hollywood into HolyWood (HolyWood fellowship and praise night) (3) to obey the Great Commission and make disciples of all nations (Vision 50 – LFUMC-grown missions organization with 3,000 pastors & 15,000 members at 2,000 churches in 17 different countries). If you feel called to serve alongside the church as we transform LFUMC, Hollywood, Los Angeles, and the world for the Lord, please continue to read and apply!

Roles and Responsibilities:
• Preside over Sunday worship and preach with the support of the leadership and the worship teams
• Disciple and mentor LFUMC leaders and laymen by conducting DTS
• Proactive and be willing to work together with the body of Christ – the Church (global and local)
• Have an intimate relationship with Christ
• Commit to relational ministry
• Share Biblical wisdom with the congregation

Qualifications:
• Believer and disciple of Jesus Christ
• Called to vocational ministry
• Humble, good work ethic, has a teachable heart
• Responsible to lead, serve, and protect the sheep
• Fluent in English

Required documents (please email lfumcministry@gmail.com):

• Statement of faith
• Curriculum vitae/resume
• Links to 2 sermon videos (or more)
• 2 ministry references (or more)

Minimum Qualifications:
• Graduated from or currently attending an accredited seminary
• Minimum of 2 years of ministry experience

Salary:
• Commensurate with education and experience

Preferred Experiences:
• 3-5 years of ministry
• Experience in leading missions
• Experience in discipleship training

Disclaimer
• We welcome applicants of all race/ethnic backgrounds!

Address

Los Feliz United Methodist Church
1800 N Western Ave.
Los Angeles, California 90027

Contact

Nari Shin
626-533-5500
lfumcministry@gmail.com

Website

jccem.com

Location
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
Commensurate with education and experience
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Mentoring
Next Generation
Pastoral
Preaching
Training
Industries
Church Ministry