We are currently seeking a Christ-centred shepherd for the permanent position of Senior Pastor. We have currently contracted an Interim Senior Pastor. The permanent Senior Pastor will ideally be available to start during the spring of 2019; however, the position will remain open until filled.
Winnipeg Evangelical Free Church (WEFC) is a member of the Evangelical Free Church of Canada (EFCC). Our mission in our city is to experience Christ Jesus together through intimacy with God, commitment to each other, and connection to our world. We are a multi-pastor church that has been ministering in the City of Winnipeg since 1957, with weekend attendance of about 500. We utilize dual, simultaneous worship services on Sundays and are active throughout the week with ministries for every age and stage. We have a strong emphasis on missions (in Canada and internationally) and are engaged in growing an inner-city ministry called Grace Point. Browse our website to get a feel for who we are and what we do!
The Senior Pastor serves as the pivotal spiritual leader of WEFC. As a primary shepherd to the church, the Senior Pastor willingly devotes time to the work of the church, administration of the ordinances, and preaching the whole counsel of the Word of God. We are seeking a Senior Pastor with gifting in leadership (vision and strategy) and teaching, preaching and shepherding. The Senior Pastor is responsible to the Board of Elders, as WEFC has a congregational governance model. Read the full Senior Pastor Position Profile.
To apply, please send the following in PDF format to: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Senior Pastor
- A cover letter expressing why you are interested, and how your experiences have prepared you for this ministry
- Your comprehensive resume
- Your faith story
- Your written Philosophy of Ministry
Or mail to: WEFC Search Committee, 500 Lagimodiere Blvd, Winnipeg MB R2J 4J1.
We thank all who apply, however only those in consideration will be contacted.
Winnipeg Evangelical Free Church is located in the southeast quadrant of Winnipeg at 500 Lagimodiere Blvd. Being located on a major north-south thoroughfare, the church has excellent visibility and enables great access from the surrounding communities of Windsor Park, Southdale, Southland Park, Island Lakes, Royalwood, and Sage Creek. The church is adjacent to one of Winnipeg’s fastest growing neighbourhoods. Much more information regarding the City of Winnipeg can be found on the websites below: