Part-time Pastor of Worship & Discipleship at Sunnyslope CRC in Salem, OR


Sunnyslope Christian Reformed Church in Salem, OR, is looking for a part-time Pastor of Worship & Discipleship. 

Job Description

Reports to: Lead Pastor

Accountable to: Sunnyslope Church Council

Time Commitment: a 2-year commitment, at 20 hour/week; possibility of renewing position after 2 years


  • Assist with planning weekly morning worship services, including, but not limited to:
    • Working with the worship planning team to plan the liturgy
    • Arranging musician volunteers for each service
    • Arranging practice times each week (or as needed)
    • Recruit volunteers for participation in the worship service (bible readers, etc.)
  • Preaching during one service each month
  • Assisting with pastoral care on an as-needed basis, including, but not limited to:
    • Care for pastoral needs in the pastor’s absence
    • Care for those members seeking his specific pastoral care
    • Performing weddings or funerals as desired, and as need and opportunity arise
  • Work with the pastor to promote Sunnyslope Church in the community
  • Lead the High School Youth Group in conjunction with volunteer members, including:
    • Planning biblically-rooted lessons or discussions
    • Building relationships among the youth that reflect the care and love of Christ for the youth
    • Encouraging the whole church to express their care and responsibility to our youth.
  • Administrative duties related to the position:
    • Meetings with church staff regularly

Interested? Contact Pastor Rob Toornstra, at or at (503) 363-5159.

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