Pastor of English Ministries


Chinese Evangel Mission Church

New York, New York USA

Ministry Description
Evangelical Chinese-American congregation in NYC is seeking a pastor to serve as the lead for its English speaking department working in partnership with staff pastors & the Church board, in a multi-staff, multi-congregational, urban, ethnic church setting. The candidate should be a generalist in regard to ministry responsibilities with a focus on shepherding its young couples, families, and young adults, and should have a passion for evangelism to the Chinatown community and its nearby neighborhoods. For more about our congregation and its ministries, please visit

Ministry Requirements, Duties and Expectations
Candidate must have a great love for the Lord; have integrity to do what is right and serve with humility in all that he does; and meet and exhibit the qualifications of an overseer and elder as put forth in 1Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9.

Duties shall include, but not be limited to, regular preaching and teaching of the Bible; planning for and leading weekly & special worship services in partnership with the worship committee; administering baptisms and communion; providing spiritual guidance, & counseling; and doing general visitation (including at hospitals & in crisis situations).

Candidate will be expected to provide spiritual oversight over and pastoral care for the English department ministries as well as have visionary leadership to plan for and achieve long-term ministry goals and growth; must possess strong preaching and teaching skills; have theological & ministry balance; be able and willing to shepherd and equip leaders and emerging leaders in their spiritual formation & growth; be an able administrator of all aspects of the English ministries, and understand the cultural implications of working in a bi-cultural environment.

Candidate should have a ministry degree at the Master’s level, or its equivalent, from an accredited theological school, and at least 3 years of full-time ministry experience, preferably in an urban, Asian-American church context.

Please email inquiries and/or applications for this position to: [email protected]

Please email inquiries and/or applications for this position to: [email protected]

Handout: CEMC EM Pastor JD Final 090523 for Posting-1.pdf