Lead Pastor

Website Reston Community Church


Reston Community Church is prayerfully seeking a full-time Lead Pastor to lead and nurture a passionate body of believers in Northern Virginia. The Lead Pastor will help set the vision for our church; equip believers for Gospel-centered living through weekly preaching; and meet with and counsel congregants. He will be accountable to the church’s elders, will oversee church ministries, and will develop and mentor ministry staff.



The ideal candidate loves living the gospel in everyday life, has a commitment to personal spiritual growth, aligns with RCC’s core beliefs, and is an excellent communicator. Candidates should have some full-time pastoral experience (5+ years preferred), and a seminary or similar degree is desired.



Responsibilities will include:

  • Live in accordance with qualifications defined in Titus 1:6 and I Timothy 3:1
  • Prepare and deliver weekly Biblically-centered sermons based on a deep Biblical and theological knowledge
  • Plan weekly order of worship in conjunction with other staff and volunteers
  • Conduct ad-hoc counseling (e.g. pre-marital), provide spiritual support for congregants in times of difficulty, and teach new member meetings
  • Moderate church board/elder meetings
  • Setting a congregational vision collaboratively with church elders to make a spiritual impact in Reston
  • Lead and develop staff, while working collaboratively as part of a team
  • Other duties as needed or assigned by elders


Reston Community Church

RCC exists to make and mature disciples of Jesus by declaring and displaying the gospel. We are a young congregation with a deep sense of community, and passion for worship and local outreach. We meet on Sunday evenings at a partner church facility. Our defining ministries include biweekly community groups, annual outreach events, in-depth topical studies, and worship and songwriting. We have dedicated ministries for men, women, youth, and kids.

Job Description:
Contact email address: apply@reston.cc

To apply for this job please visit restonchurch.wufoo.com.