Come & Experience

What Jesus Is Doing In Southeast Fort Wayne

Sunday AM Bible Study  - 9 AM

Worship Service  - 10 AM


Trier Ridge Community Church is a place to belong and engage in life-giving community where everyone is welcome.  We believe in creating a space where people can have authentic encounters with Christ, discover their gifts and use them for God's glory.  Trier Ridge Community Church is a place where you can Connect, Love, Grow, and Serve as we walk through this life together making a difference in our local community and the world around us.

What We Believe

Location & Service Times

7501 Hessen Cassel Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46816

Sunday Morning Bible Study - 9 AM

Worship Experience - 10 AM

"Trier Ridge is very welcoming and has a great family feel! There are a lot of opportunities to get involved in small groups, community outreach, children and youth ministries, and more!"
   - Emme Yorke
"Jesus takes us right where we are, but loves us too much to leave us there."
- Pastor Ross Osborn
"I love this place and these people!"
- Heather Dutt

We're Seeking Our Next Lead Pastor!

Trier Ridge Community Church is seeking its next full-time Lead Pastor to lead the church with conviction, vision, and humility into our next era.  The Lead Pastor’s responsibilities include overseeing the spiritual health of the church, establishing and overseeing discipleship strategy and progress within the church, engaging in corporate worship, encouraging spiritual growth in others, and challenging us to fulfill our mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ through connecting, loving, growing, and serving together.

  • Our ideal Lead Pastor will display strong gifting and talents in teaching and leadership as outlined in Romans 12:4-8.
  • He/she will have effective communication skills and have a proven history of delivering Biblical, expository, and relevant Kingdom-minded messages.
  • He/she will have effective interpersonal leadership and written and verbal communication skills.
  • He/she will demonstrate strengths in organizational leadership and be able to develop ministry leaders and cast and implement his or her vision effectively.
  • He/she must have the ability to lead healthy working staff and leadership team environments.
  • He/she must lead a lifestyle that is consistent with the biblical requirements outlined for leaders in Titus 1:6-9 and 1 Timothy. 
  • He/she must consent to and pass a thorough background check.
  • He/she must be committed to continued growth as a pastor and leader and continue a pursuit in personal development, education, and training. 
  • The role of TRCC’s Lead Pastor is to oversee the spiritual health, development, and direction of TRCC in conjunction and under the advice of the Elder Team. This will require a firm grasp of Trier Ridge Community Church’s beliefs and values and an ability to align leadership teams with TRCC’s mission statement of making disciples of Jesus Christ through connecting, loving, growing, and serving together. 
  • The Lead Pastor will ensure that the systems, practices, and policies of the church responsibly and effectively support its mission faithfully to Jesus Christ.
  • The Lead Pastor is responsible for establishing and overseeing the discipleship strategy and progress of the church. This includes engaging people in corporate worship, encouraging spiritual growth, connecting others with serving opportunities, and challenging them to fulfill our mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ. He or she must also model discipleship to others by exhibiting the Fruits of the Spirit.
  • The Lead Pastor will teach on Sundays approximately 75 percent of the time and will utilize, develop, and mentor other gifted teachers from inside and outside the TRCC community for the teaching team. He or she will ensure that the teaching team will provide Biblical teaching and cast vision that challenges people to pursue spiritual growth. 
  • The Lead Pastor will develop personal one-on-one evangelism and discipleship opportunities within and outside the Trier Ridge Community Church community.
  • The Lead Pastor must support the ministries of TRCC by faithfully giving of his/her time, treasures, and talents and modeling good stewardship, both personally, and corporately.
  • The Lead Pastor will help develop and oversee challenges and activities which allow TRCC to remain true to its mission and the Lead Pastor’s vision.
  • The Lead Pastor will provide leadership and input through a variety of activities including:
  • Facilitating and overseeing regular and efficient meetings with the leadership team
  • Serving on the Elder Team as a voting member
  • Vision casting and goal setting with leadership input in mind
  • Spurring TRCC toward renewed energy and vision
  • Coordinating with the Elder Team to oversee budgets and provide oversight, direction and implementation in a large variety of financial functions
  • Oversight of TRCC worship gatherings
  • Delivering Biblical, expository, and relevant Kingdom-minded messages
  • Partnering with leadership teams, particularly the Worship Committee to plan and execute worship gatherings and other creative elements to complement the teaching in each ministry environment
  • Continually keeping the Elder Team updated and informed as to his or her ongoing ministry plan
  • Staff supervision and development
  • Leading, evaluating, equipping, and mentoring existing and new leadership in their respective areas of ministry
  • Supervising leadership as it relates to day-to-day ministry and operational activities
If you’re interested, please contact our office at (260) 447-1994 during regular office hours Monday through Thursday
9 AM – 2 PM or email us at

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