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Lead Minister

Park Christian Church

About the Organization

Organization Description

Park Christian Church is a local church with big dreams to change the world around us by being an encouraging, caring, community of hope. We are a community that is excited about what God can do with a small group of committed, passionate followers. The Lead Minister shepherds and continues encouraging the growth of the congregation, recognizing that ultimately Christ grows the church.

  • Organization Name
    Park Christian Church
  • Organization Location
    Dennison, OH, United States of America

About the Position

Position Description



  • Consistently delivers engaging, challenging, and applicable sermons.
  • Cooperates with the Worship Leader to create cohesive worship services.

Leadership/Leadership Development & Discipleship

  • Implements Park's mission in partnership with the Elders and Staff.
  • Meets regularly with the Elders to facilitate the work of the church.
  • Holds regularly scheduled staff meetings and provides direction, support, and encouragement to the Staff.
  • Provides direction, support, and encouragement to Ministry Team Leaders.

Outreach/Community Engagement

  • Champions evangelism by inspiring, equipping, and motivating the congregation to share the gospel with those within our local community.
  • Spends intentional time in the community.

Congregation Relations/Pastoral Care

  • Provides ongoing pastoral support and care for the congregation in partnership with the Elders and Staff.
  • Performs hospital and shut-in visitations in partnership with the Elders and Staff.
  • Conducts baptisms, premarital counseling, weddings, and funerals as needed.

Professional Development/Personal Growth

  • Continues to grow spiritually and is a lifelong learner.
  • Actively seeks honest and constructive feedback from the Elders and others.


  • Develop an annual budgeting plan in cooperation with the Finance Committee
  • Works within the approved annual budget and maintains fiscal responsibility with the church resources.
  • Communicates regularly with the church's Treasurer and the Financial Secretary to monitor annual budget.


  • Passionately embodies God's Word and lives out the gospel in daily life.
  • Shows a deep commitment to Christ and displays His heart for all people.
  • As an immersed believer, fully understands and supports the doctrine of Park Christian Church within the Restoration Movement.
  • Consistent spiritual-moral character and lifestyle.
  • Excellent at administrative oversight.
  • Pursues and cultivates healthy interpersonal relationships.
  • Proven ability to connect to a wide variety of ages and demographics.
  • Displays strong biblical preaching skills in expository and topical styles.
  • Willing to place his membership with Park Christian Church.
  • Ordained by a Restoration Movement Church.
  • Required Bachelor's degree in relevant field of ministry.
  • Five years of full-time ministry experience preferred.
  • Successful completion of a nationwide criminal background check including sex offender registry.
  • Valid Ohio driver's license (driving record will be reviewed), able to be approved for coverage under church motor vehicle insurance.
  • Agreement with the spiritual beliefs of Park Christian Church.
  • Position Name
    Lead Minister
  • Position Location
    Dennison, OH, United States of America
  • Position Start Date
    2024-02-23 00:00:00

Position Ministry Type

  • Preaching/Senior

Position Employment Type

  • Full-time

Applicant Next Steps

Please submit resumes to [email protected]

Lead Minister

Ryan Hicks Elder
(330) 260-0909 [email protected] Dennison, OH, United States of America