General Information

Job Title:

English Ministry Pastor

Job Description:

The EM pastor will regularly preach expository sermons, help develop Christian growth among the participants of KCCC’s English ministry, share the gospel and lead the gospel outreach efforts of the EM. Other responsibilities of the EM pastor will include developing a local summer youth camp, fostering a young adult ministry, developing the spiritual growth of the EM youth and adults, providing discipleship training for new believers within the English congregation, and leading the EM youth on mission trips. The ability to team up with other EM coworkers and KCCC leadership is a necessity.




Position Qualifications:

An interested applicant should have obtained a seminary education, preferably holding a Master of Divinity. The applicant should love God, be dedicated to serving the Lord, hold a faithful understanding of the Bible, submit to the truth of the Bible, and have a Christian faith consistent with KCCC’s faith statement. The applicant should have a track record of leadership in developing believers’ spiritual growth, sharing the gospel, and in church administration. The applicant should speak fluent English, have a familiarity of the English congregation’s cultural backgrounds, and demonstrate a love for the English congregation. The ability to speak Mandarin is a plus but not a requirement.

Knoxville, Tennessee is a growing community near the Smoky Mountain National Park. The University of Tennessee’s main campus in Knoxville, the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and other employers in the region give ample opportunities for sharing the Gospel among the area wide Chinese population.

Interested applicants are requested to send a letter of intent to jointly explore God’s call, along with 1) a resume, 2) a completed application questionnaire, and 3) a completed reference form, in pdf file format by e-mail to  Further information about KCCC can be found at, and the application forms (2 & 3) can be found at  Inquiries can also be sent to

Application Deadline

Job Type:

Full Time

Salary Range:


General Information

Church/Organization Name

Knoxville Chinese Christian Church

Contact Name & Contact Info

(865) 560-3200





City, State

Knoxville, TN

Description of Organization

The Knoxville Chinese Christian Church (KCCC) is seeking a full-time English ministry (EM) pastor. The EM pastor will serve KCCC by giving equal emphasis to the needs of English-speaking youth, and English-speaking adults including young adults.

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