Lead Pastor Resume Samples

A Lead Pastor will guide people in churches and also take responsibility for conducting worship services. The major duties and responsibilities associated with this role are mentioned on the Lead Pastor Resume as follows – preaching the word of God; leading congregation members and fostering their relationship with the Lord; developing church strategies, practicing personal evangelism, fostering church discipleship and growth; overseeing and taking responsibility for all aspects of the care ministry and participating in congregational development.

Those interested in this position should be able to demonstrate the following skills- public speaking skills, expertise in pastoral apprenticeship, and proven success in advancing church goals; a high moral standing, excellent people skills, persuasion skills, and personnel management. The Lead Pastor should possess a degree in theological studies and demonstrate a lifestyle of personal discipleship.

 

Lead Pastor Resume

Headline : An expert communicator with 30+ years of experience in all sorts of settings. Able to present complex ideas clearly, accurately, and humorously in ways that inform and motivate.

Skills : Computer Proficiency, Formal Research Skill, Policy Creation And Implementation, Administration And Management, Communication.

Description :

    1. Manage business and administrative operations and systems.
    2. Lead the recruitment, selection, training, mobilization, and supervision of staff and volunteers.
    3. Developed and coordinate strategic services, community outreach, service projects, programs, integration processes, and direct these departments.
    4. Develop and monitor annual budget and expenditures.
    5. Introduce fundraising campaigns and initiate enduring partnerships with other organizations and businesses to achieve project goals.
    6. Open, inspect and secure Church and program facilities on a daily basis.
    7. Supervise the preparation, set-up, maintenance, and security for programs and events.
    8. Assess community demographics and challenges in order to produce and provide community resources, lessons, and programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Culture


Lead Pastor (Part Time) Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Lead Pastor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Public speaking, crisis management, supervision, computer competency, interpersonal relations, evaluation research.

Description :

    1. Started a new church with an initial core group of 10 people meeting in homes, which is currently averaging 95 people in worship service held in our leased facilities.
    2. Began youth and children's ministries, which have 20 and 25 active participants respectively.
    3. Responsible for entire operations of the church on a daily basis as well as preaching, teaching, leading, counseling, financial, physical, property lease and management, etc.
    4. Developed church growth focused on "un-churched" and "over-churched" people.
    5. Established outreach to be focused on servanthood projects directed toward our community.
    6. Established or updated church operations in the following areas: Child Safety Policy, Liability Insurance, Financial Policy, computerized bookkeeping.
    7. Manage, lead and direct the ministry of un-paid staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters Of Theology


Associate Lead Pastor Resume

Summary : Creative, empathetic professional with 19 years of management experience. Proficient with Evernote and MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Skills : Public speaking, Recruiting, Motivating, equipping and training people to serve their communities.

Description :

    1. Oversaw daily activities of church with approximately 350 members.
    2. Managed paid the staff of 6, including hiring, coaching, discipline, and performance evaluations.
    3. Served as a lead writer on a grant-proposal team that received a million grant for several districts in Indiana.
    4. Implemented and administered a volunteer placement and retention system that included creating job descriptions, training, evaluations, follow-up, feedback and recognition.
    5. Regularly spoke to groups both large and small that included non-profits, schools, businesses, and churches.
    6. Collaborated with the church Board on various business matters.
    7. Directed a team of staff and volunteers in producing weekly educational events for children, students, and adults.
    8. Created content to publish on the organization's website, social media platforms, newsletters, and mailing lists.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Pastor III Resume

Objective : Demonstrated proficiency in identifying case issues and evidence needed, based on analysis of charges, complaints, or allegations of law violations and preparing reports that detail investigation findings.

Skills : Final Cut Pro, Pro Tools, Photoshop, Illustrator, IOS, Mac OS X, Website Design, Wordpress, Social Media Marketing.

Description :

    1. Served as the lead pastor for our Saturday evening service called Red Church.
    2. To create a modern church experience in a new fresh environment.
    3. To appeal to a younger generation, the de-churched, and the un-churched; offering 62521 them an opportunity to learn about the foundations of faith in a new relevant way.
    4. Experience leading a band as a singer also came into play while building the worship team for Red Church.
    5. Established a new vision and direction for the cornerstone community church.
    6. Lead Sunday school classes and small groups of people discussing the bible.
    7. Lead the development and implementation of the curriculum for our adult Sunday school class.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Pastor II Resume

Summary : Lead pastor position within an organization that can fully utilize skills to achieve their business needs and objectives.

Skills : Work Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, Media Shout, Media Shout, Black Magic Video Software.

Description :

    1. Responsible for preaching and teaching, leading a team-based ministry model, communicating vision, and shepherding.
    2. Promote a team-based ministry model with the ministry staff that is session led and staff implemented.
    3. Lead strategic planning sessions to address the present and the future needs of the church.
    4. Advisory member of all church committees/boards.
    5. Implement time to study, research, and dream about where God is taking Freedom.
    6. Lead in promoting Freedom's mission and vision to the leadership, staff, and ministries of the church and empower the appropriate people to implement the vision.
    7. Make shepherding a primary focus of and for the staff, leaders, and members of the church.
    8. Meet regularly with staff, leaders and members of the church for shepherding, discipleship, and fellowship.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Theology

Lead Pastor III Resume

Summary : Looking for an executive leadership position where skills and thirty years of non-profit management experience can be utilized to help an organization grow and achieve their goals.

Skills : Public Speaking, Leadership Training, Conflict Resolution, Written Communication, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Oversight of all church operations to facilitate redemption, restoration, and growth of the whole person, mind, body, and spirit.
    2. Preparing and proclaiming biblical truths for public speaking on a variety of contemporary issues and relevant life topics.
    3. Provide teaching and mentoring opportunities to individuals for learning biblical principles to help them become productive and fruitful in all areas of life.
    4. Administrative duties include supervising, cash handling, day to day operational procedures, preparing bank and financial statements.
    5. Assisted the lead pastor in whatever capacity needed.
    6. Properties Manager was responsible for the maintenance of a 15-acre church facility.
    7. Established outreach to be focused on servanthood projects directed toward our community.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Pastor I Resume

Summary : Innovative Executive with over 20 years of experience in both non-profit and for profit organizations overseeing all administrative functions and managing all volunteer and paid staff. Experience in vision and mission casting and implementation. Organizational structure redesign work on both a local and regional level.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Partner with our worship leader in planning Sunday morning worship services - striving for a service that is creative, thematic, and enthusiastic.
    2. Prepare for and taught weekly high school youth Sunday school classes.
    3. Oversee of Sunday school program and developed a tool for measuring teacher effectiveness.
    4. Assist the church leadership team in developing ministry goals.
    5. Worked with the Church Governing Board and church body in planning and developing an extension to our current facility, doubling our current capacity.
    6. Led and motivated the body in reducing church overhead by twenty-five percent.
    7. Head and train visitation team, making numerous ministry calls to nursing homes, those who are shut-in, hospitals and prisons.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Doctorate Of Ministry

Asst. Lead Pastor Resume

Objective : Dedicated professional with sixteen years in adult and youth education, mentoring and life coaching. Offers a comprehensive academic and work background in leadership, as well as strong interpersonal, organizational, computer, and planning skills.

Skills : CRM Software, Microsoft, Sales, Project Management, Leadership, Installation, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Stay connected to the community and help be a part of building the people.
    2. Fesponsibilities comes with building a solid team to help move the vision and mission forward.
    3. This Intel's delegating, training, trusting, and building bridges.
    4. Work with several organizations like Food for Souls, and Outreach inc.
    5. Organizations that work with youth and families that are homeless.
    6. Used demonstrated in this organization is Leadership.
    7. Demonstrate communication, being a team player, and many more.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Pastor (Full Time) Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Lead Pastor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Teaching, Musician, Counseling, Team Building, Leadership Development, Leadership Training, Spiritual Formation, Strategic Planning.

Description :

    1. Responsible to lead a struggling church when arrived.
    2. Brought greater levels of health to the church by focusing on being, and not doing.
    3. Leading a Staff and Board to serve in the area of passion.
    4. Encouraged the congregation to be creative and enjoy life.
    5. Leading the church into new territory: pioneering a new paradigm that involves using our million facilities to sustain and grow the church.
    6. We are presently sharing our space with counselors, other religious groups, Camera Club, Crash Tested Wrestling.
    7. Provided care for church members through personal and hospital visits.
    8. Contributing to the funding of the church's expenses, as well as allowing us to engage with people outside the church culture.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Summer On Campus

Asst. Lead Pastor Resume

Summary : Over 14 years of experience in management, mentoring, and leadership experience. Looking for opportunities to do event planning, fundraising, and community outreach for a good cause.

Skills : Strong typing and computer skills, reading, writing and general communication. Understand and live by strict confidentiality.

Description :

    1. Brought balance in outreach, discipleship, and training through programs and pulpit ministry.
    2. New worship center and was losing a significant amount of money on a monthly basis.
    3. Overview: Restructured church debt and increased giving to bring about financial stability.
    4. Eventually reduced mortgage debt from the budget to the budget.
    5. Reached many people for Christ, but suffered huge membership losses at times due to transfers by local corporations.
    6. Implemented many facets of the Purpose Driven Church model.
    7. Provide marital counseling, educational counseling to college students, facilitate communication between parents of the church members.
    8. Led two paid staff members, Elder and Deacon teams, as well as discipled two interns.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Leadership

Lead Pastor I Resume

Summary : Professional Security Officer with 13 years combined military and security experience equipped with excellent communication skills who consistently focuses on safety and security management. Experienced in responding to emergency situations and providing crisis intervention.

Skills : Web Design, Project Management, Networking.

Description :

    1. Lead the church through a revitalization process growing in attendance from 8 members to 45.
    2. Counsel individuals and groups concerning their spiritual, emotional, and personal needs.
    3. Prepare and deliver sermons and other talks.
    4. Train leaders of the church, community, and youth groups.
    5. Visit people in homes, hospitals, and prisons to provide them with comfort and support.
    6. Organize and engage in interfaith, community, civic, educational and recreational activities.
    7. Participate in fundraising activities to support congregation activities and facilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Pastor Resume

Headline : To work with a team in a military environment to assist in developing the whole person, including their emotional, relational, spiritual and physical well-being. To work with military families in strengthening their marriage and family relationships.

Skills : Computer skills, customer service skills,.

Description :

    1. Lead Operations Team and day to day function of the church.
    2. Lead Sunday service with public speaking and teaching of the Bible.
    3. Lead Sunday school classes and small groups of people discussing the Bible.
    4. Lead the development and implementation of the curriculum for our adult Sunday School Class.
    5. Established a new vision and direction for the Cornerstone Community Church.
    6. Lead and established a vision team to help and take care of the people at Cornerstone Community Church.
    7. Designed and established the Cornerstone Community Church web page.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science