Senior Pastor


Highland Community Church

Cokato, Minnesota United States

Highland Community Church in Cokato, MN, is in search of their next Senior Pastor to lead and equip their church with authority from the Word of God. They are looking for a leader to create and implement their church’s vision for the future and take the church where the Gospel is calling in the community. Their next Senior Pastor should be willing to learn and embrace the pace and rhythms of living in a smaller town, but not lose sight of the calling of God in this place to move beyond the status quo. Our average attendance on Sunday morning is 270.

What you’ll be doing:

-Exegetical and expository preaching and teaching of the Word of God
-Provide strategic leadership
-Create meaningful worship services in cooperation with the Worship Director
-Equip believers to serve in ministry
-Lead and manage staff positions
-Provide administrative leadership

What you need to have:

-Bachelor’s degree
-Missional leadership
-Ability to shepherd the congregation
-Experience serving in a church of 200+
-Experience serving as a senior pastor or other significant ministry experience
-Relational skills that facilitate team-building
-Employee development/coaching skills

Cokato, MN is a small town of 2,750 in a county of 139,000 located about an hour from downtown Minneapolis. This primarily agricultural community is close enough to larger towns to enjoy amenities and has a small community feel. Multi-generational families are the norm with great schools and a safe area in which to live.

Our search team is using Chemistry Staffing to aid us in the search process. Please apply through the Chemistry Staffing link.

Senior Pastor