Equipping Pastor


Grace Life Church of Ankeny

Ankeny, Iowa USA

Preferences for Candidate:
Ministry Experience- We are looking for someone with at least three years of experience in equipping Christians how to prayerfully proclaim God’s word.
Education- Ideal candidates will have a M.Div., but this is not required.
Marital and Family Status- Single and married candidates (with or without children) will be considered.

The Equipping Pastor is responsible to train church members how to prayerfully proclaim the Word of God to Christians and non-Christians, so our church can better fulfill our mission of sharing all of Christ, with all people, for all of life. He will provide this training, primarily, by overseeing our adult education, community groups, evangelism, and prayer ministry. The Equipping Pastor will serve as an Elder among the Elders and as an Associate Pastor among the staff.

The Equipping Pastor will demonstrate a strong theological acumen, a heightened administration gift, a pronounced teaching gift, and a strong ability to get ministry done through other people.

Compensation is commensurate with training and experience but will be within the range of 50-80K plus benefits.

Major responsibilities are listed in detail on the job notice website found here:

Pastor Search

How to Apply:
1. Thoroughly read the job notice: https://www.gracelifeankeny.org/pastorsearch/
2. Read our Statement of Faith: http://www.gracelifeankeny.org/about/beliefs/full/
3. Email a copy of your resume (include 2-3 personal/professional references), a link to two sermons/teaching, and a document with your answers to the four questions included on the bottom of the job notice. Email this material to Stacy Bacon at [email protected]