General Information

Job Title:

Lead Pastor

Job Description:

RH is looking for a bi-vocational Lead Pastor with a church planter’s heart to provide ongoing vision
and leadership.

Leadership and Management

  • Articulate the great commission/missional lifestyle vision regularly
  • Provide first-among-equals leadership to current and future elder team
  • Provide leadership to administrative teams
  • Develop new leaders
  • Vision-casting and strategic leadership for missional community ministry


  • Expositorily proclaim the Word of God in a way that challenges the life and intellect of a diverse congregation and culture. Preaching duties may be shared with lay-leaders based on gifting and desire
  • Teach with humility and a deep knowledge of the Scriptures, firmly centered on the Gospel


  • Provide pastoral care and counseling to members when necessary and continue the development of leaders to share in the shepherding responsibilities
  • Set the pace in Kingdom-focused prayer by spending time praying daily for the ministry of the church and by praying for and with others at the individual, family, and group levels
  • Be personally involved in a DNA group (RH accountability group) and a Missional Community. Leadership within groups as deemed necessary

Position Qualifications:


  • A personal, vibrant, and deepening relationship with Jesus that fulfills the character qualifications of an elder as defined in Scripture
  • Clear and affirmed calling to church planting type ministry
  • Engagement in a missional lifestyle with a passionate and intentional desire to reach people in relational ways
  • A healthy marriage and family life, if applicable
  • Commitment to expositional preaching (experience desired)
  • Demonstrated leadership aptitude: personally lead others in following Jesus, develop others to lead, organize teams to accomplish goals, accomplish tasks with limited resources, have courage to keep going despite setbacks
  • Growing emotional maturity: understands self, displays humility, accepts constructive criticism, willingness to be accountable
  • Proven ability as a spiritual multiplier
  • Experienced in leading missional communities/small groups
  • Core beliefs and mission that align with Redemption Hill’s, including a desire to plant additional churches; locally and regionally


  • Not a novice in preaching or church leadership
  • Experience within a missional style church desired

Application Deadline


Job Type:

Part Time

Salary Range:


General Information

Church Name

Redemption Hill Community

Contact Name & Contact Info

(419) 603-7151




Baptist - Other

City, State

Lewiston, ME

Description of Organization

Redemption Hill Community Church (RH) is a seven and a half year old church plant in Lewiston, Maine committed to a missional church model with the goal of having missional communities as the primary organizational structure. RH averages 50-70 attendees at Sunday gatherings, some who have been a part of the church since its beginning. The church is comprised of young families, young couples, and singles who desire to live in authentic gospel community and reach our diverse local community. Lewiston and neighboring city, Auburn, are the second largest population center in Maine with a significant population of African immigrants now well established in the community. RH is currently led by a team of lay elders. RH rents a space for use on Sundays and throughout the week.

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