Posts Tagged ‘assistant pastor’

Asst. Pastor Needed – Seabrook, MD

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Grace Bible Church of Seabrook, Maryland is seeking candidates to fill the position of Assistant Pastor for our non-denominational, urban, ethnically diverse, 160+ member congregation. The position is a full-time vocational ministry role. We are seeking male candidates only to fill this position. Above all, the qualified candidate will demonstrate living and goals that exemplify passion for Jesus Christ and His church.


Grace Bible Church recently completed and accepted a Staffing Assessment Plan. The plan commits to the Ephesians 4 pastoral model, and as such, has determined that an Assistant Pastor would greatly enhance the ministries and outreach of our local church body. The SAP established a hierarchy of paid staffing positions, including a broad spectrum description for the Assistant Pastor role. The plan allows for an entry-level, journeyman, or experienced person in this role, and places into effect a plan for long-term growth in an attempt to edify not only the local body, but the church as a whole.


The ideal candidate will…

  • Have, as a minimum, completed a 4-year college degree or higher (i.e, Master’s degree or Seminary)
  • Have demonstrated leadership and involvement in a variety of church ministries
  • Work well with all types of people (i.e, age, ethnicity, background)
  • Must currently be an active member of a body of believers
  • Possess secular vocational life experience
  • Fluent in English, Spanish as a second language a plus
  • Provide professional and personal references of said qualifications upon request

Compensation Package:

  • Salary commensurate with education and experience
  • Parsonage (on-campus; some space is dual use to Assistant Pastor and church ministries)
  • Insurance and Benefits

Submission and Schedule: Candidates may submit resumes to…

Grace Bible Church
Attn: Search Committee
9920 Lanham Severn Road
Seabrook, Maryland 20706

Must be submitted in hard copy in a sealed envelope before August 30, 2013. The Committee will begin reviewing applications after that date. No emails or faxes please.

Further information about Grace Bible Church may be viewed at


Phone: 301-459-6601

Associate Pastor of Outreach & Worship – Delaware, OH

Monday, May 20th, 2013

The Delaware Bible Church – Ohio has begun their search for an Associate Pastor of Outreach & Worship.  Below are a few criteria for the position.

Duties and Responsibilities
As a general summary, the Associate Pastor will oversee all of the ‘front end’ ministries of the church. Generally, these will include outreach and worship. The Associate Pastor will concern himself with how our church reaches out into the community and world, how the church presents itself in printed literature, the website, in the sanctuary, etc.

Outreach: Working with the Senior Pastor and Elder Counsel, create, plan, and oversee efforts to reach out into our community, the surrounding region, and the world. Besides coordinating local efforts to reach out with the Gospel, the Associate Pastor will work with the Missions Committee to coordinate DBC’s global outreach efforts.

Worship: While it is not necessary for the Associate Pastor to be able to sing or play an instrument, he will be responsible to oversee all aspects of the Worship Service except the preaching of God’s Word. He will work with the accompanists, song leaders, choir director, Technology Committee, Worship Committee, Welcome Committee, and the church Office Administrator to ensure that all aspects of the Sunday Worship service are done with excellence and for God’s glory.

Teaching: The Associate Pastor will be called upon to preach and teach on a regular basis. He will teach a Sunday School class, preach on Sunday mornings when the Senior Pastor is away (and possibly more), and preach one or more evening services per month.

Counseling: Training in the Nouthetic approach to counseling shall be required. Counseling (discipleship) shall be offered with priority given to those of the church and as a means of witness and help to the community.

Pastoring: Staying informed of the circumstances and needs of the church family shall be accomplished through regular interaction with the congregation. Priority shall be given during time of illness, death, crisis situations, or times of celebration. As and elder, the Associate Pastor would be expected to lead a small group (called a ‘Shepherding Group’).

Oversight: The Associate Pastor will work closely with Outreach and Worship type committees such as the Welcome Committee, Worship Committee, Missions Committee, Technology Committee, Accompanist, and Choir Director. He will also work with members of the Elder board such as; Elder of Membership and the Elder of Communications and Technology.

For the complete job description please download: Job Description – Asst Pastor of Outreach and Worship Approved- 4-08-13

Please submit resumes as soon as possible (deadline is end of June 2013).

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Assistant Pastor – Warsaw Evangelical Presbyterian – Warsaw, Indiana

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Warsaw Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Warsaw, IN – a church of 400 located in northern Indiana is seeking a unique individual with the rare combination of leadership, pastoral and organizational skills to be a member of our pastoral staff.  As a member of the pastoral leadership, the Assistant Pastor will assist in the Mission of WEPC and demonstrate Our Core Values of G R A C E in all aspects of their ministry within the church and community. Please visit to review our Mission Statement and Core Values and to learn more about our ministries, our staff and our focus.

The Assistant Pastor is responsible for creating, leading and shepherding programs in key areas of the church.  The ideal candidate must be charismatic, loyal, honest, straightforward and demonstrate the ability to delegate, sense talent, train and follow up. A Master of Divinity degree is required for this position.

There is a HIGH emphasis on: Youth – This individual will plan and implement curriculum and programs which result in graduates who live for Christ.  Small Groups – The Assistant Pastor will enhance and grow this ministry.

Additional responsibilities for this position include: Preaching – the Assistant Pastor will have demonstrated skill in preaching the Word of God.  Assimilation and Outreach – the Assistant pastor will support the activities and actions to provide connections to the family of believers through the church. Pastoral Care – our Assistant Pastor will share in caring for the flock.

Greater Warsaw is an area of approximately 30,000 people and known as the “orthopedic capital of the world.” The city is in Kosciusko County (population 75,000) which offers many activities and more than 100 lakes. Families enjoy small town living with easy commutes to “big city amenities.” The church facility is in downtown Warsaw and houses the Presby Preschool with an annual enrollment of approximately 300 students.  A copy of their Church Information Form is available in the online version of the EPC Opportunity List at (click on the “Opportunity List” in the Quick Links section).

Interested candidates should submit a completed Personal Information Form to Larry Peppel, Chair of the Assistant Pastor Search Team, at  Questions can be directed to Larry at 574-268-2228.