We are looking for a man of God with a personal commitment to holiness who is up for a challenge to serve as Senior Pastor. He should be ready to hit the ground running to breathe new life into a conservative but shrinking suburban church (More Details). He should have a strong and growing relationship with God – daily in the Word, has hidden God’s Word in his heart, has an active prayer life, can explain how he goes about determining God’s will for him, his family and the local church.
He should exhibit a passion for God with an outward manifestation of love for others. His love for and skill in preaching and teaching the Bible should be apparent through his study and research habits. Expository preaching is preferred.
He should be experienced in casting vision, setting goals, and working with others to achieve them. He should have at least a couple years of pastoral experience (eg. Senior Pastor, Associate Pastor, Youth Pastor, Church Planting Missionary). A Seminary degree or equivalent is preferred.
As Senior Pastor, he regularly preaches two times a week at the Sunday services and organizes the Midweek Bible Study and Prayer Meeting. He will serve as the President of the corporation and chairman of the Council (Pastor, Elders, Treasurer). He has general oversight over all the work of the church and presides at all official church meetings. Along with the Council, he will oversee all the aspects of the church including the membership process and finances. He works with the Council to determine the vision of the church. He serves as the primary counselor and leads the visits to the sick.
Resumes may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.