Job Opportunities

Assistant Pastor of Community

Religious | Evangelical Presbyterian Church

Gashland Evangelical Presbyterian Church
8029 N Oak Trfy
Kansas City, MO 64118



Posted: May 9, 2024

Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2024


Gashland EPC is searching for a New Assistant Pastor of Community. Please visit our website for more details.

GEPC Assistant Pastor Search – Gashland EPC

GEPC’s Vision: Love Jesus, Live as Family, Look to the Fields

Overview: The Assistant Pastor of Community will seek to care for community, develop community,

and mobilize the community of the church to live out the gospel.

Salary + Housing Range: $55,000-$70,000 + Benefits

Job: Full-time, salaried position with benefits

Reports to: Senior Pastor

Salary: Undisclosed


• Loves Jesus deeply 


• Ordained in the EPC or Ordainable in the EPC  

• We are looking for someone who is highly relational and who desires to build and foster 

relationships and community within the church  

• We are looking for someone who has strong pastoral skills to shepherd and care well for the 

members and regular attenders of the church  

• We are looking for someone who has a desire to share the gospel with the lost 

• Professional, above reproach, humble, team player, loyal, initiator 

• Competent in conflict resolution 

• Lives in submission to the inerrant Word of God as the ultimate authority in life 

How to Apply

Main Responsibilities: 

• Caring for Community 

- Oversee Gashland’s Congregational Care Team of Elders & Deacons & congregation members 

- Regular pastoral visitation, shepherding, and care of the flock 

• Developing Community 

- Oversight of Relationships Team 

‣ Provide support as needed to relational ministry teams (Men’s Ministry, Women’s Ministry, Abide (Young Families), and Prime Timers (50 and older) 

- Encourage & energize congregation for participation in community and social events 

- Oversee direction for Community Groups/Small Groups at GEPC 

- Help Senior Pastor teach New Members class and integrate new members into the church family 

- Oversee Adult Wednesday Night Ministry 

- Foster community between 1st Service and 2nd Service attenders 

- Help organize new relational ministries for Young Adults/College (w/o kids) 

• Mobilize Community 

- Help oversee Outreach & Missions 

- Mobilize the community of the church to live out personal evangelism in their own life  

- Mobilize the community of the church to do outreach in our neighborhood and community.  

• Other Pastoral Duties 

- Partner with Senior Pastor in ministry 

- Support the overall vision of the church (Love Jesus, Live as Family, Look to the Fields) 

- Preach approximately 8-12 times a year 

- Assist in leading worship and administering the sacraments 

- Assist in overseeing the staff at direction of Senior Pastor 

- Perform funerals & weddings as needed 

- Promote community & fellowship among staff members alongside Senior Pastor 

- Participate in monthly Session Meetings 

- Attend Presbytery Meetings & General Assembly 

- Oversee and administer any other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor or Session 

• Staff Member Duties 

- Attend weekly staff meetings 

- Regular coordination and communication with Senior Pastor 

- Regular coordination and communication with other staff members 

- Prepare annual goals & objectives in coordination with Senior Pastor 

For more information or to apply go to:

Primary Contact: Ethan Funk


Phone: -

Apply Online: View