Chinese Pastor at West Houston Chinese Church
Houston, TX 77043

West Houston Chinese Church (WHCC) is a nondenominational church that is committed to the mission of “Welcoming sojourners home to the joy of following Jesus together.” WHCC is seeking a full-time Mandarin Chinese pastor for our Mandarin-speaking adult congregation. WHCC’s Mandarin Congregation is a vibrant, inclusive community consisting of Mandarin-speaking adults of all ages. Our congregation currently has an average worship attendance of about 500 adults, with more than 30 small groups meeting throughout greater Houston.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Language Skills: Mandarin preaching & English speaking and writing; other dialects or languages are a plus
  • Education: Graduate-level seminary training; M.Div. or higher preferred
  • Experience: Ordained pastor with Chinese ministry experience and a minimum 3 years of pastoral experience in North America
  • Ministry Style: Must be a team player who is comfortable functioning within a multiple language-staff structure
  • Spiritual Gifts: Preaching, teaching, and leadership
  • Doctrines: non-charismatic evangelical; must be in full agreement with WHCC’s doctrinal statement

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leadership
    • Provide leadership and direction in the assigned areas of Chinese ministry in accordance with the church vision
    • Disciple and mentor ministry leaders
    • Coach a team of small group leaders and apprentices in the assigned ministry zone
    • Function effectively and smoothly as a member of the staff team
  • Teaching & Preaching:
    • Preach in the Mandarin Chinese service
    • Teach adult Sunday School classes
    • Conduct ministry trainings
  • Care Ministry
    • Provide care and shepherding to the Mandarin congregation
    • Conduct visitations as needed
    • Minister to families and singles in small groups and the church
  • Missions & Evangelism
    • Model and train others in evangelism
    • Support the church’s global ministries and evangelistic efforts
  • Administration
    • Report to the Mandarin Chinese Lead Pastor
    • Attend bi-monthly church council meetings and bi-monthly Mandarin ministry coworkers meetings
    • Share administrative duties assigned within the staff team
    • Attend weekly staff meetings

Address

West Houston Chinese Church
10638 Hammerly Blvd
Houston, Texas 77043

Contact

Peter Zhang
713-935-9422
pvzhang@att.net

Website

whcchome.org

Location
Houston, TX 77043
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
TBD
Ordained position
Yes
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Adaptable
Administrative
Collaboration
Pastoral
Preaching
Industries
Church Ministry