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Maadi Community Church (EIC)

Senior Pastor

Maadi Community Church (EIC)
Maadi, Cairo, , Egypt

Date Posted: 05/12/2007
Categories: Missions
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Maadi Community Church
(also known as the Evangelical International Church)

Senior Pastor Candidate Profile

General Description

The Senior Pastor provides oversight for the general spiritual condition and direction of Maadi Community Church. He provides spiritual leadership by working closely with the Church Council to discern and communicate Gods vision for Maadi Community Church through relevant preaching / teaching of Gods word, by giving oversight to personnel, financial and facilities matters, and by partnering with lay leadership in the shepherding of the congregation.
He is philosophically and theologically aligned with the vision and purpose of Maadi Community Church, committed to a balance of discipleship and outreach in large and small groups (celebration and cells), and desirous to serve God in a multicultural setting. He is in agreement with the Constitution and Bylaws of the Evangelical International Church (Maadi Community Church).
He has at least 5 years experience in a Senior Pastor / senior leadership role, in a multi-staff church environment preferably in an international / multicultural setting.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

Preaching / Teaching: The Senior Pastor is ultimately responsible for all preaching and teaching at MCC. He will ensure that the preaching / teaching at MCC is dynamic, relevant, biblically -based, and application oriented -- challenging both seekers and Christians to become fully devoted and mature followers of Jesus. He will empower others to participate in the preaching / teaching process.
Vision-Casting: The Senior Pastor will work closely with the Church Council to create the vision and ensure that the Purpose and Vision of MCC are communicated clearly, understood and heartily endorsed ('owned) by the leadership and the congregation.
Personnel Leadership: Either directly or through his designee(s), the Senior Pastor will provide general oversight for all paid and non-paid personnel.
Shepherding / Pastoral Care: The Senior Pastor will ensure that the people are being effectively shepherded and that their Pastoral Care needs are being met. He will pay particular attention to the needs of the other pastors and leaders of MCC.
Stewardship: The Senior Pastor will be responsible to ensure that there is sufficient instruction in
the area of stewardship to ensure that the MCC community is practicing biblical
principles in their lives and to ensure sufficient funding for the vision and purpose of
MCC. He will also ensure that appropriate capital fund raising takes place to facilitate
the growth and development of ministries and facilities.
Public Relations: The Senior Pastor is the key front-line position and the most recognizable person in the church. The Senior Pastor will regularly interact with the community at large and the congregation specifically. This becomes increasingly important as the Development and Outreach component of the church gains in size and significance.

Maadi Community Church
(also known as the Evangelical International Church)

Senior Pastor Candidate Profile

Personal Skills and Character Qualities

The Senior Pastor will demonstrate:
A servant leaders heart
Adequate knowledge of administrative and financial systems
Balance in working with people of different ethnic backgrounds, socio-economic status, and a variety of Christian traditions
Coaching, mentoring, delegating and exhorting skills
Courage and persistence in the face of obstacles.
Familiarity with strategic and tactical planning
Fund and resource development and promotional communication skills
Good health, adequate energy, a positive attitude, initiative and good follow-through technique
Openness to change
Skills, interests and motivations in designing and developing relationships, partnerships, projects, processes and systems
Team / organization leadership and development, including recruiting
Vision development and implementation

The Senior Pastor will possess at least a Master of Divinity (or equivalent) from a
Bible-centered evangelical school.

For more information please email, and view the church website at