Discipleship Pastor or Director

Date Posted: May 14, 2024
Hours Per Week: 40
Mandarin Presbyterian Church
Jacksonville, FL, USA
Job Type: Discipleship Pastor
Other Details

Overview: MPC is a church seeking to be filled with people taking steps closer to Jesus day by day and growing deeper in His Word. We are a worshipping community of 1200 members. The church has existed for over 6o years in the heart of Mandarin, which is a neighborhood in south Jacksonville. Many of our members live in the neighborhood or just across the Julington Creek bridge in St. Johns. This is one of the fastest growing areas in the country and is ripe with opportunities to nurture people in the Gospel! You can learn more about our church at www.mandrinpres.com.

As the Discipleship Pastor/Director, you will play a pivotal role in nurturing the spiritual growth and development of individuals within our congregation. You will oversee the design, implementation, and evaluation of various discipleship programs and initiatives aimed at fostering a deeper understanding of faith, facilitating spiritual formation, and empowering believers to live out their faith in practical ways. Your leadership will be essential in creating a culture of discipleship where individuals are equipped and encouraged to grow in their relationship with God and others.


  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in theology, ministry, Christian education, or related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  • Alignment with ECO Essential Tenets and MPC’s mission and values.
  • Strong understanding of the Bible and reformed theology.
  • Previous experience in discipleship ministry leadership or pastoral roles within a church setting.
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to recruit, train, and empower volunteers.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to relate to individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • Organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities effectively.
  • Commitment to personal spiritual growth and ongoing professional development.

For a more in-depth job description with responsibilities, check out the full description at www.mandarinpres.com.

How To Apply

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