Senior Pastor

Date Posted: October 20, 2022
Hours Per Week: 40
King's Cross Church
Ashburn, VA, USA
Job Type: Lead/Head/Senior Pastor
Other Details

Ordained or ordainable in the PCA as defined by the Book of Church Order.

Demonstrates the scriptural qualifications for teaching elder including faith, character, reputation,
gifting, and calling.

Motivated ability to preach and teach the Word of God expositionally and contextually.

Values the Reformed faith as a tremendous gift of Providence to God\’s people.

Ability to deeply understand competing ideologies, engage respectfully with their proponents, and
inoculate the congregation against them.

Motivated by a
love for God\’s people.


Preach the Word of God as a primary and defining responsibility.

Compose Sunday worship services in concert with church leaders to glorify God and edify His people.

Administer and coordinate church activities at the top level.

Formulate a strategic vision for KCC ministries with church leadership.

Counsel members facing spiritual challenges.

Cultivate a welcoming environment to everyone in our community.

Maintain our relations with Presbytery and General Assembly.

How To Apply

To be considered for our lead pastor position please send the following to [email protected]:

Cover letter including a biographical sketch and rationale for a fit with KCC
Completed PCA
ministerial data form

Links to 2+ sermon recordings

Contact information for 2+ references who know you and your ministry well

Links to social media pages and other public internet presence

Concise written answers to the following questions:

     ➢ What areas or aspects of ministry are the most lifegiving to you? The least lifegiving?

     ➢ Can you describe a previous local church initiative to communicate the gospel to those who haven’t heard it, or propose one if necessary?

     ➢ What do you regard as the most serious threats to the church in our time?

     ➢ Which authors have most influenced your spiritual development and ministry?

     ➢ How do you manage the pressures of ministry and expectations of the congregation on you and your family?

Note that candidates who progress to final consideration will be asked to authorize criminal background and
credit checks.

We thank you for your interest in KCC and wish you God’s blessing.