Placement

Chinese Pastor

Contra Costa Gospel Church

2460 Buena Vista Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597 USA   MAP
Demographic: Bilingual Mandarin/English, multi-generational
Statement Of Faith: https://www.ccgchome.org/statement-of-faith

About: Contra Costa Gospel Church (CCGC) is a bilingual Mandarin/English church in the hub of Contra Costa County in the San Francisco Bay Area. CCGC has served this area for over 40 years. Given the centralized location of Walnut Creek, CCGC primarily draws from the local Walnut Creek/Pleasant Hill/Concord area, Martinez and Benicia to the north, the Lamorinda area (Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda), and the Tri-Valley Area (Danville, San Ramon, Pleasanton). We have a Sunday attendance of approximately 500 (250 in the Mandarin worship service, 150 in the English worship service, and 100 children up to 5th grade).

Job Description:
• To provide pastoral leadership in the Chinese Ministry, and as part of the Pastoral Council overseeing the whole church
• To preach and teach the Bible, including Sunday morning preaching, Bible studies, fellowship meetings, and other teaching occasions
• To provide pastoral care in the areas of visitation and counseling
• To develop lay leaders and volunteers to support various areas of ministry

Qualifications:
• Earned either an M.A. or M.Div. from an accredited seminary
o Those still in the process of completing a seminary degree may also be considered
• Believes and supports the vision and philosophy of CCGC as a bilingual church
• Holds to the primacy of the Word of God in the life of the believer
• Demonstrates gifts of leadership and teaching
• Demonstrates personal discipline and integrity
• Values and upholds the dynamics of being a team player and is able to work well with others
• Actively practices sound administrative skills and can manage multiple priorities
• Experience in a Chinese bilingual church is required
• Ability to communicate in English sufficiently is required
• Ability to communicate in Cantonese is preferred, but not required

Please send resumes and inquiries to Pastor Edward Cheng at the email address listed above.

Date Posted: Thu, Jan 27, 2022   (202 days ago)
Salary: TBA
Benefits: Retirement, paid vacation
Anticipated Hire Date: Immediately

Point of Contact:

Edward Cheng

Pastor
925-324-2394
2460 Buena Vista Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
USA