Posts Tagged ‘senior pastor’

Senior Pastor Needed – FT – Wisconsin

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

The Community Evangelical Free Church is a small rural congregation tucked into the hills of southwest Wisconsin. CEFC was founded in 1998 and has been served by three pastors. The present pastor has been with us for seven years. CEFC is a healthy church with a desire to grow and reach people in the Shullsburg area with the Gospel.

If the called individual is without senior pastor experience a transitional period until September of 2015 could be arranged. Regardless of experience, the elders would appreciate a willingness to spend time working with the current pastor. Then, on September 1, 2015, Pastor Lee would move on to the next stage of his journey, and the new individual would become the pastor. During the transition period, some compensation would be available, but the salary and benefits package would not begin until September 2015.

If this is an opportunity you would be interested in pursuing please send your resume to the church. Also we invite you to call or email (communityefc.shullsburg@gmail.com) us with any questions you have.

Pastor Lee: 608-965-3016 or 608-482-4014

Tom Hackl, Search Committee Chairman: 608-482-1943

Nick Johnson, Elder Board Chairman: 608-574-6011

Senior Pastor Needed – FT – Grandview, IA

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Grandview Community Bible Church (GCBC) in Grandview, Iowa is seeking a full-time Senior Pastor.  Our location is in the Mississippi River Valley in southeast Iowa.  We have been faithfully serving the Lord in our area and around the world for over 80 years. GCBC is a multigenerational mid-sized church that has unique ministry opportunities for future growth.  The church enjoys outreach to the community through music, drama, and active youth programs.

Job Overview

  • The pastor should lead by example and cultivate a positive spirit in the GCBC family, represent Christ and His church well in the community at large and should be a team player.  He should be flexible, in that he will need to wear many ministry “hats”, and whose role will probably change and evolve over time.

Qualifications

  • Baptized believer
  • Consistent spiritual and moral character and lifestyle, fulfilling the biblical qualifications of a pastor described  in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9
  • Minimum Bachelors with Bible Degree from an accredited college/university (required)
  • Masters of Theology or Divinity Degree (preferred)
  • Pastoral Ministry Experience

Compensation:  Negotiable based on education and experience.  GCBC is committed to offering a commensurate salary and benefits package intended to maintain a long-term ministry relationship.

Applicants are encouraged to submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Testimony (1 page)
  • Philosophy of ministry (1 page)
  • Completed Questionnaire

For application information, go to:  gcbchurch.com

Applications accepted through May 15th, 2014.

Thank you,
GCBChurch Pulpit Committee
applications@gcbchurch.com

Senior Pastor Needed – FT – Adrian, MI

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

The Seneca Community Church is currently looking for a new Senior Pastor.  We are a growing and vibrant body of believers with a passion for Christ and a commitment to ministry.  There is a good cross-section of ages who have been under the leadership of an Intentional Interim Pastor and who are prepared to faithfully and effectively implement the purpose, mission, core values, vision and ministry model that were unanimously adopted in December 2013.

Description: Seneca Community Church desires a man: who meets the biblical qualifications for spiritual leadership as set forth in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1; who is Spirit led and passionate about his calling from God to pastoral ministry; who is committed to our statement of faith, purpose, mission, core values, vision and ministry model; who will minister alongside us in the fulfillment of our ministry strategy.

For More Information…
Church Mailing Address:  8547 Seneca Highway, Morenci, Michigan  49256
Church Phone: (517) 436-3605
Church E-Mail: senecapastoralsearch@gmail.com
Church Website: www.senecacommunitychurch.org
Contact Person: Doug Gillin
Address: 1189 East Gorman Road, Adrian, Michigan 49221
Phone: (517) 673-5758

Senior Pastor Needed – FT – Warren, PA

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Calvary Baptist Church has began their search for a Senior Pastor who is walking in the Spirit (Galatians 5:16).

Our desire is for:

  1. a seminary graduate
  2. 5+ years as a senior pastor
  3. family oriented
  4. strong leadership skills
  5. communication skills
  6. comfortable with our Affirmation of Faith Statement (click here to read)

However, these desires are not cast in concrete, as we are open to God’s leading in all areas!

If you have any questions or desire more information, please contact us via email at secretary@calvarybap.org

In His Service,

W.L. Wagner
Pastoral Search Committee
http://www.calvarybap.org/

Lead Pastor Needed – FT – Mansfield, OH

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Community Bible Church of Mansfield OHIO is accepting resumes for consideration for the open position of full-time Lead Pastor. The non-denominational church, located an hour north of Columbus and an hour south of Cleveland, has a rich 64 year history, stemming from a Baptist Foundation.

If you are seeking a pastorate and feel led to Community Bible Church or have further inquiries, please go to our website www.DiscoverCommunity.org and fill out the Pastoral Application and submit with an:

  1. introductory letter
  2. resume
  3. contact information
  4. references

Return this information to:

Community Bible Church
1043 Springmill Road
Mansfield, OH 44906

The prospective candidate must have appropriate educational background which would include a bachlor’s in Theology. Pastoral experience is required; a minimum of 3 years preferred. We will be accepting resumes and applications through March 31, 2014.

Pastor Needed – FT – Norway, MI

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Denomination: Non-denominational
Church Size: 75-100
Job Type: Full-Time Pastor

Job Description:
The Community Bible Chapel pastor must meet all biblical qualifications of an elder and have a clear sense of God’s call to pastoral -ministry. We seek a pastor who uses primarily expositional along with occasional topical styles of preaching and applies the Word to our lives. To be successful, we believe our pastor must be able to clearly communicate a biblical vision for the church and inspire people to pursue it. We seek an effective leader committed to equipping the saints to do. The work of the ministry and sending them out with appropriate accountability. We desire a pastor who will lead in cooperation with the elders and preferably has prior pastoral experience. We seek an individual who is passionate about discipline all ages within our church, reaching out to our local community and furthering worldwide missions,

The purpose of Community Bible Chapel is the edification of Christians through teaching of the Word of God and the world-wide proclamation of the gospel. The gospel is God’s saving grace expressed in the shed blood and finished work of the Lord Jesus Christ on the cross. Our desire is to promote godly worship and defend the Christian faith. Our Christian ministries and activities function in harmony with God’s Holy Word, the Bible, to strengthen our church until Christ comes again.

Salary and benefits arc commensurate with experience. The selected candidate will receive compensation with benefits including health insurance.

Please visit http://www.cbchapel.com for more information about our church and its ministry overview.

For immediate consideration, please forward your confidential resume or letter of inquiry along with three references and a statement of your beliefs to our Corresponding Secretary:

Community Bible Chapel
Pastoral Search Committee Secretary-Confidential
4742 Cedar Court
Quinnesec, MI 49876

Please contact Mr. Bruce Olson, Pastoral Search Committee Chairman, at (906) 563-9846 with any questions.

Senior Paster Needed – FT – Meadville, PA

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Calvary Baptist Church is looking for a senior pastor who will be a well-educated man with an ability to preach accurately and passionately from God’s Word as this has been a long standing mark of this church and reconfirmed by a poll of our current congregation. As spelled out in Scripture, we are also looking for a family man who leads his household well.  He must be able to lead lay pastors, be self-motivated, and have the energy to do the work of the ministry without a paid pastoral staff at the time of his hiring. He must also have a heart for foreign missions as well as local outreach/evangelistic ministries.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Principle Function: The Senior Pastor is both chief under-shepherd and leader of the church family. He shall have in his care the spiritual and moral welfare of the church. He will shepherd the church by living as a godly example of Christ likeness (living himself purposefully unto God); by feeding them through the expository preaching of Scripture; by encouraging them through regular biblical exhortation; by unleashing them to serve through equipping them to do ministry; and by protecting the church from false teachers and false doctrine. He shall have the general oversight of every church ministry either directly or indirectly through delegation.

Skills, Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Exhibits the character qualities outlined in I Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9; I Peter 5:1-4  Acts 6:4, and Acts 20:28
  • He has adequate theological training and experience in full-time pastoral ministry in a local church
  • He demonstrates the ability:
  1. To effectively communicate God’s truth through preaching and teaching
  2. To disciple, evangelize, and counsel people of all ages
  3. To accurately interpret the Scriptures
  4. To lead and oversee a pastoral staff in a local church ministry
  5. To work with believers of all ages, diverse educational backgrounds, and levels of Biblical literacy to accomplish personal, group, and organizational goals
  6. To develop and work with a leadership team to accomplish the church goals

PROCESS OF CANDIDACY

BEFORE applying please view the full job post at: http://www.cbcmeadville.org/candidates/#sthash.XLMgIhaL.dpuf  Password: titus1

Church website: http://www.cbcmeadville.org/

Please provide your resume’ and responses to the questions below to:

Tim Cox, Search Committee Chairperson
tjcox1@windstream.net or 814-720-8309

  1. Describe your faith in Jesus Christ. Tell us how you came to know the Lord, something about your journey with Him, your current walk and how your relationship with Him has affected your life and ministry.
  2. At this point in your ministry, why are you interested in leading as Senior Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church? What is it about the role or opportunity that motivates you to apply?
  3. Describe three efforts you have led in a church context that required shaping a direction, culture and team of contributors to accomplish important results. Please describe the circumstances and your specific role in them.
  4. Describe your philosophy of ministry and leadership within the large church environment, including addressing your personal style of leadership and preferred organizational structure.

Please share five or six references including a few supervisors, ministry peers and direct reports (paid or volunteer). No references will be contacted without your specific permission and only after mutual interest develops with Calvary Baptist Church.

Senior Pastor Needed – Fishers, IN

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Hamilton Hills Baptist Church is committed to glorifying God as a local body of believers through the exaltation of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, proclaiming His eternal plan of salvation as revealed in the Scriptures for the edification of believers and evangelism of the lost.

Established in 1987, Hamilton Hills Baptist Church currently runs about 300 in attendance and has a strong emphasis on children & youth ministries as well as missions. We believe in a Whole Hearted Love for God & a Christ like Love for People.

We are looking to fill the position of Senior Pastor (benefit package included). It involves but is not limited to the following:

  1. Preaching
  2. Teaching
  3. Congregational Care & Visitation
  4. Administration of Church Staff
Requirements:
  1. One who exhibits the Biblical qualifications for this position but of greater importance, we are looking for a man who has a heart for the Lord’s ministry at Hamilton Hills and who is a man after God’s own heart.
  2. Bachelor of Theology; Master of Divinity or Equivalent preferred but not required.
  3. 5 years ministry experience
For more information please contact:
Mary Pittman
administrative assistant
(317) 577-0746
mpittman@hamiltonhills.org

Hamilton Hills Baptist church
10293 E 126th St.
Fishers, IN 46038
www.hamiltonhills.org

Pastor Needed – Walton, IN

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

We are a small country church with attendance of about 25 to 35 members. Most of our congregation consists of older folks; all of them being grandparents. Occasionally, we have younger families who visit who have young school aged children. Although we are an ‘older’ congregation, we would accept and enjoy having children on a regular basis and we would love to see the church attendance grow.

McNeely is an independent Christian church located about half way between Logansport and Peru; just south of Lewisburg, IN. We are a church that solely studies the Bible and we do our best to study and follow God’s word by having Sunday School at 9:30, Morning Worship at 10:30 and Thursday Night Bible Study at 6:30.

We do value your ministry in training qualified graduates and look forward to hearing from anyone interested in a pastoral position. For more information, or to apply, you may write to the church address listed above, or call one of our committee members:

Gil Zimmerman — (574) 753-7390
Jo DeHaven — (574) 753-3320
Jamie Garber — (765) 472-3520
Lila Gordon (574) 601-8343

Sincerely,
Lila Gordon, Clerk

McNeely Memorial Christian Church
8095 E. 200 S. Walton, IN 46994

Senior Pastor Needed – FT – Pandora, OH

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Pandora Missionary Church, located in Pandora, Ohio is seeking a full-time, experienced Senior Pastor. This is a full-time, salaried position with benefits.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • a gifted and effective communicator of God’s word
  • continually growing in their relationship with Jesus Christ (through Bible study, discipleship, prayer, etc.)
  • possess exceptional verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills

Must have previous pastoral experience, with experience as a senior pastor preferred. Other desired experiences include:

  • a record of leading healthy and growing churches
  • familiarity with effectively forming & leading a pastoral staff
  • can demonstrate a proven means for disciple-making

Minimal qualification:

  • bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • must be in agreement with the PMC Statement of Faith and Constitution
  • become licensed in the Missionary Church

To see a detailed job description with responsibilities & requirements, please visit the employment link on our website www.pandoramissionarychurch.org.

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to: employment@pandoramissionarychurch.org

or mail to:

Pandora Missionary Church
Attn: Search Committee
PO Box 173
Pandora, OH 45877