Job Opportunities

Assistant Pastor of Families and Outreach

Religious | Evangelical Presbyterian Church

First United Presbyterian Church
801 16th St
Moline, IL 61265



Posted: Feb 15, 2024

Application Deadline: Aug 13, 2024


Position Overview – First Pres Moline is seeking a full-time Assistant Pastor to support the Senior Pastor and Session in all aspects of gospel ministry and church renewal work. Helping to equip the people of Christ for the mission of God in a post-Christian culture. This position includes a planned pathway towards an associate pastor after 12-months.


  • Christian Education - oversee the Christian Education ministries of the church. Recruiting and Equipping leaders, curriculum selection, and teach regularly in a variety of settings.
  • Discipleship - Assist the Senior Pastor in building a new discipleship ministry vision, including leader recruitment and training. Serve as a resource to small group leaders.
  • Outreach - Commit to regularly seek relationships with non-believers and to invest in a growing understanding of the larger community. Help implement our vision to reach ‘families in need of a family’ in our community.
  • Preaching - Preach on a regular basis (~10-12 times a year) including some holidays and seasonal services (Christmas Eve, Good Friday, etc.) Assist in sermon series development.
  • Shepherding - Assist the Senior Pastor in providing pastoral care and counsel to all members as needs arise (including hospital and home visits) and proactive care through relationship building with members. Conduct weddings, funerals, and other services as requested. Assist the Senior Pastor in establishing regular shepherding patterns in alignment with church vision and values
  • Integration – help cultivate a welcoming atmosphere and conduct visitor follow ups and relationship building.
  • Other responsibilities: leading worship, and administration of sacraments, review church policies and organization, organization and implementation of church-wide events, administrative support, meet with Senior Pastor for ongoing prayer and development, attend session meetings in advisory role, perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the church

Salary: $60K-$89K



  • Someone who loves Jesus and understands their own need for redeeming grace
  • Ordained or ordainable as a pastor in the Rivers and Lakes Presbytery of the EPC
  • In agreement with Reformed Theology as expressed in Westminster Standards
  • Willing to serve God and His church in the ministry of church renewal
  • Able to work in a multi-generational congregation in humility and flexibility
  • 1-3 years previous experience
  • Team player who can work with different staff members and volunteer leaders

How to Apply

Compensation – $60k+ salary/housing plus full EPC benefits

For more information about First United Presbyterian Church, view our website and Church Information Form.

To apply - please submit resume, PIF and audio/video teaching samples to

Primary Contact: Justin Beach


Phone: 3097626857

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