Executive Pastor - Anthem Community Church

Anthem Community Church (ACC), a non-denominational church located in Henderson, NV, is partnering with AGORA Search Group to surface and select an Executive Pastor. Located on the southeast side of Las Vegas, Anthem Community Church is a place where people can meet Jesus, engage in life-giving community, and where everyone is welcome.

Since 2011, ACC has been on mission to Live the Truth of Jesus In Everyday Life and to reach Henderson and Las Vegas with the good news that Jesus saves. The Executive Pastor will serve a crucial operations function in fulfilling this mission!

ACC needs a senior operational executive to help reach their Kingdom objectives with expertise and experience in financial management, team leadership, marketing, human resources, and communications.


The driving mission at Anthem Community Church is to help others live the truth of Jesus in everyday life. They strive to create an environment where people are encouraged to experience the presence of God. Their messages are Bible-based, creative, and offer practical insights to relevant issues. Their music style is an expression of contemporary culture yet is driven by lyrics that reflect their reverence to an awesome and holy God.

At ACC you will discover a warm group of real people dedicated to following their Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. They really are about building a community and whether that's through small groups, affinity groups, volunteering, or just sitting down one-on-one for a discussion over a cup of coffee, their hope is that people feel welcome and wanted.

Living the Truth of Jesus In Everyday Life is a lot easier when you have people around you who are doing the same thing. Jesus commands us to make disciples and ACC believes that discipleship primarily happens in honest and challenging small groups of people doing life together. As such, they place a high premium on Community Groups and offer a wide variety of groups that meet the Three C's: Character, Commitment, and Connection.

They believe in creating a space where people can have authentic encounters with Christ, discover their gifts and use them for God's glory. Their hope is to help people to KNOW GOD, MAKE FRIENDS, and ADD VALUE.


Helping Others Live the Truth of Jesus in Everyday Life

  • Reaching Henderson and Las Vegas with the good news that Jesus saves (Luke 15, 19:10)

  • Teaching believers through the Bible how to love God and love their neighbors as themselves (Colossians 1:28; Matthew 22:37-40)

  • Sending those believers back out into the world to share with others the story of how Jesus saved them (Romans 10:13-15; Acts 1:8)


Weekly attendance: 500+

Students: 65

Children: 135

Annual Budget: $1.6M

Total Staff: 11


The Executive Pastor for Anthem Community Church is a proactive and confident self-starter who is focused on achieving their defined mission and vision. This key leader is ultimately responsible for the operations, strategic planning, outreach, administration, finances, and human resources elements to achieve ACC’s vision. This senior leader will support, coach, and assess the pastoral staff, implement processes to optimize operational capabilities, drive to expand and unify the church, and manage resources effectively. The Executive Pastor reports directly to the Senior Pastor.


  • Oversees and provides direct leadership to all church operational segments including Creative Arts, Family Life, Discipleship, Finance, and Human Resources.

  • Collaborates with Senior Pastor and advisors/elders regarding ministry administration and achievement of the mission and vision of ACC through a fully communicated and adopted strategic plan.

  • Collaborates with ACC directors and staff to develop and implement policies and procedures that ensure effective operation of the organization.

  • Facilitates and directs productive interactions between Senior Pastor, advisors/elders, directors, and other staff members.

  • Oversees human resources operations and collaborates with the Senior Pastor and Human Resources Manager to ensure that ACC has the right people in the right seats, equipped in the right way, to achieve the right results.

  • Oversees the financial performance, budget management, and fundraising operations of ACC and its various operational segments.

  • Oversees social media accounts and other communications to ensure that the messaging is aligned with Biblical principles and ACC’s mission, vision, and core values.


  • Must have declared and received the gospel of Jesus Christ.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline.

  • 5+ years of relevant organizational leadership experience.

  • Strong people and organizational skills.

  • Demonstrated experience and passion for personal evangelism.

  • Meets the qualifications of an elder as outlined in Scripture (1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1).

  • Experience as an ordained minister of the gospel with seminary degree desired.

  • Must demonstrate an acceptable balance of confidence, expertise, humility, and humor.



More than 310,000 people call Henderson their home. With award-winning, master-planned communities and numerous housing options, Henderson provides an outstanding quality of life that has become synonymous with the City. Henderson is the only full-service city in Southern Nevada, meaning that the City has dedicated police, fire, water, and sewer services to more efficiently serve its residents.

Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is Nevada’s second largest city and recognized for its stunning parks, trails, master-planned communities, outstanding quality of life and patriotic past. Recognized as one of America’s Best Places to Live (MONEY and Liveability.com), one of America’s Best Cities (Business Week), one of the safest cities in America (Forbes, InsuranceProviders.com, Law Street Media, Movato.com), and a Bicycle Friendly Community (League of American Bicyclists), Henderson is a progressive and vibrant city committed to maintaining premier amenities and services for all who choose to live, learn, work and play in Henderson … a place to call home.

While Henderson has grown to host a variety of metropolitan cultural arts and nationally recognized special events, they retain their small-town values and atmosphere. Annual events and local parades are still held in the Water Street District, their original "main street.” Their community also celebrates the grand openings of local businesses, accomplishments of their youth and contributions of their centenarians. Henderson is not just a place to live, but truly a place to call home.

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AGORA Search Group is a Colorado Springs search firm providing executive search and selection services to churches and faith-based organizations throughout the world.

Malcolm Schaad is leading this search. For 25 years, Malcolm has been serving the church in senior leadership roles. Malcolm’s experience in recruiting, marketing, and communications helps fuel his passion to fill high-level leadership roles within the local church and Christian organizations.

For further details regarding this position please contact:

Malcolm Schaad

VP of Recruiting and Operations

AGORA Search Group



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