Lead Pastor

Website Grace Christian Church

Church:           Grace Christian Church, Winnipeg

Position:         Lead Pastor

Category:       Permanent Full-time Paid Pastoral Position (40 hours per week)

Find us at:      www.GraceChristian.ca

Contact:         To apply for this role please send a cover letter and your resumé or CV to: HR@GraceChristian.ca prior to June 15, 2022.


Position Description:

Grace Christian Church (GCC) is part of the body of Christ, and a congregation of Grace Communion International. We are a community of believers located in Southwest Winnipeg and led by our triune God.


We are in search of a Lead Pastor to join our community, serve, minister to, and lead us. This role will report to the Elders and National Director and will be required to provide pastoral leadership and direction to our community. As a welcoming faith community, we encourage and welcome all qualified applicants.


Qualifications & Requirements:

●      Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

●      Master’s degree (preferred), Bachelor’s degree in theology would be considered if pursuing further theological training.

●      Ability to respectfully and positively lead multi-disciplinary, task teams of both staff and volunteers.

●      Record of disciple-making and enabling others to use their gifts

●      Has effectively led their church community to partner with organizations or other churches to make a difference in the lives of people in their city and neighbourhoods.

●      Leadership or supervisory experience, including 3-7 years working in pastoral ministry and has worked within a pastoral team.

●      Has a heart for those who are marginalized and has the knowledge of holistic approaches to helping people.

●      Is committed to patient dialogue with others who may think differently.

●      Experience in creating diverse communities that are welcoming and hospitable.

●      Committed to ongoing learning to increase knowledge and skills both formally and informally.

●      Ability to adapt to frequently changing and challenging situations.

●      Committed to regular personal coaching/mentoring with an established outside resource to ensure both accountability and self-care.

●      Has a sense of fun and humour.

●      Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.


Applicants who are selected for further assessment will be sent an applicant package which will explain more about the church and the role.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@gracechristian.ca