Website San Jose Church of Christ

DISCIPLESHIP MINISTER

Purpose: To inspire, equip, and lead our church toward the mission of making disciples through Jesus-centered relationships.

Discipleship Minister Profile
The Discipleship Minister profile is someone who enjoys people and makes new connections easily. He should be familiar with different approaches to disciple-making and motivated to grow others through coaching, writing, and teaching. He is someone who is a life-long learner. He should possess gifts of evangelism and leadership.

Priorities:

  • Establishing and growing a long-term discipling relationship with our local community. Our focus is to provide meaningful relationships to the lonely and isolated in our community.
  • Recruiting, equipping, and multiplying disciples, discipleship groups and one-on-one studies.
    Working with our Lead Minister to create content for a cohesive discipleship pathway for SJCC.

Recruit, Equip, & Multiply Discipleship Groups

  • Personally lead discipleship groups.
  • Oversee and champion the development of leaders who multiply disciples.
    Interview prospective group leaders before annual group kick-off.
  • Partner with group leaders to identify and recruit apprentice leaders and begin development process.
    Oversee the development of each group through the discipleship process. (moving from connection to maturity)
  • Monitor the health of each group.
  • Write / curate relevant group study and discussion content with the Lead Minister.

Outreach

  • Start a recovery ministry that opens doors to disciple-making.
  • Lead a team of people who will help get SJCC members into the community.
  • Focus on reaching the lonely and isolated in our community.
  • Develop connections with local organizations / schools to open doors to disciple-making.

Teach

  • Occasionally teach in other learning environments. (e.g. classes, events, etc.)
  • San Jose Church of Christ Profile
    The San Jose Church of Christ is a congregation of around 400 people who are pursing the mission of “relational discipleship.” We have a great ministry team with 3 full-time ministers, two part-time ministers and two support staff. We are looking to add one more full-time person to the team! Over the last 5 years our church has added many young families who are all eager to serve in meaningful ways. SJCC is located in sunny Jacksonville, Florida, which is a large city with a friendly small town feel. It has plenty of city life, restaurants, and outdoor adventures.

To apply for this job email your details to j.singleton@icloud.com