Lead Pastor

We’re looking for someone who is looking for us.

Killarney Park Mennonite Brethren Church began 60 years ago in a south east neighbourhood of Vancouver. Through God’s leading, the church has a strong history of faithful service, hospitality, meaningful relationships, and innovative activities and experiences that respond to our changing society.

Who are we?

We are a church that seeks to be a Christ-centered, Spirit-filled people who embrace the City’s multicultural identity and to impact others by welcoming and caring for all people and bringing a message of hope:

  • a congregation with a big heart for our neighbours and desire to continue growing as a vibrant and intentionally intergenerational and intercultural church community
  • a group of people who gather to worship and be challenged and encouraged through biblical teaching
  • a welcoming people who seek to live out what Jesus called the two great commandments: “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.” and “You shall love your neighbor as yourself”
  • a church that participates actively to offer our skills, talents, and interests, as well as our hands and our feet, so that we can be a community of worshippers and servants who pray, practice, learn, and grow together
  • a congregation that seeks to discern how God is moving in us to grow and change

Who are you?

You are a pastor who has has relevant qualifications and demonstrated qualities:

  • Has a maturing deepening relationship with Jesus Christ that encourages you to learn and grow and to inspire others to walk with God
  • Is a good communicator
    • Offers preaching and teaching that is biblical: reflecting God’s desire that in living in our present day, we call on God’s help and guidance to navigate the uncertainty and challenges in our world
    • Facilitates communication between people that builds relationship, understanding, mutual respect, and grace—even in difficult situations
  • Has a heart to give compassionate pastoral care and foster hospitality
  • Provides strategic leadership that helps build the congregation to enact our vision, through equipping, encouraging, and empowering people
  • Demonstrated experience in a pastor role
  • Graduate degree in theology or a related field

What additional information is important to know?

  • You will be asked to agree with the Mennonite Brethren (MB) Confession of Faith and be or become credentialed by the MB Conference
  • We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, based on experience and education
  • This posting will be open until the position has been filled.

To apply, please send your curriculum vitae and cover letter to

For more information, see this job description and our church profile.