Ministry Opportunities

Lead Pastor

Crossroads Church
Contact: Jose Martinez
(708) 599-8688

We are seeking an experienced and collaborative Lead Pastor to join our church family in Burbank, IL. As the Lead Pastor, you will play a vital role in nurturing and guiding the spiritual growth of our congregation, leading a team of 2 pastors to foster a strong, prayer focused church family. The ideal candidate will possess a heart for leading others to salvation, expository preaching, and a commitment to working collaboratively with our church family and staff.

• Oversee all church operations in partnership with our Church Board
• Lead and develop our church staff by collaborating with the current Worship and Next Gen Pastors
• Build and maintain strong relationships with our church families, providing guidance, support, and counseling when needed
• Foster a Biblical focused approach by teaching and preaching directly from the word of God
• Participate in church-wide events and initiatives, promoting teamwork and unity within the congregation
• Lead by example, demonstrating a commitment to personal spiritual growth and ongoing learning

• A deep and authentic personal faith in Jesus Christ
• Expository preaching focused on deepening the Biblical knowledge of our church family
• Experience in a Lead Pastoral role, preferably in a church with more than 1 pastor on staff
• An understanding of the needs of a diverse, urban community
• Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to connect with and inspire people
• A team player who values collaboration and develops others around them

• Opportunity to work with a supportive and welcoming church family
• Chance to be part of a growing church and contribute to its expansion within the community
• Ability to work and live close to the city of Chicago
• Comfort of a debt-free church

To apply for this position, please send your resume and a brief cover letter explaining your interest and qualifications to [email protected]. For more information about our church, please visit our website and follow us on social media:

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