Pastor of Adult Discipleship

New City Church, a thriving and rapidly growing church in urban Phoenix is seeking a strong, driven, and self-starting leader to fill the role of Pastor of Groups and Adult Discipleship.


Adult Discipleship Ministries

  • Provide overall leadership, shepherding, and vision to New City’s Adult Discipleship Ministries. These ministries include Core, small groups, large group classes, and other specific learning/spiritual growth opportunities.
  • Develop and implement new ministry opportunities that facilitate spiritual growth for people at all levels of spiritual maturity.
  • Recruit, train, mobilize, and nurture sufficient volunteers to facilitate the various adult discipleship ministries. Build leadership pipeline to ensure we are training and developing the next generation of leaders.
  • Collaborate with other New City pastors to ensure consistent discipleship language and practices throughout our church.
  • Provide leadership/oversight for Marriage Ministry, especially Marriage 101 class.
  • Provide leadership for the Prayer Team including Sunday morning presence before/after worship services as well as weekly follow up on prayer requests.
  • Create a weekly sermon guide/devotional for small groups and individuals to dive deeper into Sunday messages.

Pastoral Care

  • Officiate weddings and memorial services as needed.
  • Provide general pastoral counsel to people in need
  • Preaching in adult worship services as requested by Lead Pastor


  • Live and work according to New City staff values
  • Fulfill the duties required of New City Church members as outlined in the New City Leadership Covenant and Bylaws.
  • Ability to lead strategically and execute effectively.
  • Ability to manage both people and projects/deadlines.
  • People Skills/Attitudes: Values all people as created in God’s image and loved by Him; aspires to serve others; approachable and accessible; works well with others; appreciation for own and other’s giftedness; possesses a healthy sense of humor.
  • Work Skills/Attitudes: able to discern needs and respond appropriately; able to maintain a high degree of professionalism and accuracy; good written and verbal communication skills; desire for individual & professional growth; demonstrates a positive can-do attitude.
  • Ability to handle confidential information.
  • Able to manage self and drive projects and initiatives with adequate direction and limited supervision.

STATUS: Full time, salaried employee

SALARY & BENEFITS: Health insurance (medical/dental), vacation/sick time

REPORTS TO: Executive Pastor

Ministry Admin Assistant

The primary purpose of this role is to provide administrative support to the ministry team, so that New City will be more effective in making disciples who take the message of Jesus to the places they live, work, study and play.


  • Provide administrative support to the Executive Pastor in the form of calendar management, correspondence, and process organization
  • Working with the Executive Pastor to ensure follow-through of the team’s goals and objectives.
  • Database management (Rock) including tracking, reporting, and analysis 
  • Working alongside the ministry teams to see tasks and projects through to completion
  • General clerical duties


  • Ability to support strategically with meticulous organizational skills
  • Ability to manage projects/deadlines with varied direction and limited supervision
  • Demonstrate relational skills by being approachable and accessible, having an appreciation for everyone’s giftedness and possess a healthy sense of humor.
  • Exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Live and work according to New City staff values (Ownership, Self-Awareness, Work Ethic, Teachability, Flexibility, Cultural Agility, Sense of Humor, Resilience, Risk-Taking, Originality)
  • Fulfill the duties required of New City Church members as outlined in the New City Leadership Covenant and Bylaws.

STATUS: Full Time (preferred, but open to qualified part-time candidates)

SCHEDULE: 32 hours/week

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to