Lead Pastor

Edmonton AB, Canada

Apr 29, 2019    Permanent     PAOC Credentials Required


Job Description

West Edmonton Christian Assembly (WECA) has been serving the west Edmonton community for thirty years. We are a vibrant and welcoming place, uniquely situated for growth in Alberta’s capital city. Greater Edmonton has a population of 1,321,426*. We see our church, neighbourhood and city as ready for an incredible move of God. Working alongside the board of directors, the Lead Pastor’s Spirit-led role is to provide visionary, strategic and collaborative leadership to West Edmonton Christian Assembly (WECA). The Lead Pastor works as the primary leader, teacher, and visionary and will have broad responsibility for growth and development of the church in all areas including leading, teaching discipleship, evangelism, and equipping the congregation for service. The essential duties and responsibilities are carried out in the context of the staff team and ministry leaders. The Lead Pastor will give leadership and oversight and delegate responsibility as appropriate.

Required Skills

The Lead Pastor is accountable for: > Strategic Planning and Vision Casting > Leadership Development > Preaching and Teaching > Change Management > Pastoral Ministry

Education Required

Post-Secondary Education; Graduate-Level considered an asset.

Experience Required

The individual in this role will demonstrate a vibrant & mature personal walk with Jesus evidenced by their passion for, and dependence on, the manifest presence of God. Continual personal growth and learning will be a requirement, as well as the ability to be an authentic and capable spiritual leader of self and home by proactively maintaining a healthy work/life balance.

Attached Documents



Greg Dewling
West Edmonton Christian Assembly, Search Committee Chair

Edmonton AB
T5T 6N2

Ministry Type

Senior Pastor