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Westside Baptist Church

Senior Pastor

Westside Baptist Church
Lewisville, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 10/21/2013
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Senior Pastor


Westside Baptist Church

Lewisville, Texas, United States


Date Posted:




Baptist – Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT), Denton Baptist Association (DBA)


Church Size:

2000 - 2500


Job Type:



Senior Pastor Position Available - Westside Baptist Church of Lewisville, TX (WBC) is seeking a man called by God, who is willing to preach and teach the uncompromising Gospel of Jesus Christ, to serve as its Senior Pastor.  WBC is a historically African-American church with an average Sunday worship attendance of 1000 people and an average Bible Study attendance of 500 people.  


The Senior Pastor must be able to lead both full-time and part-time staff as well as a host of volunteers in all ministry activities.  A master’s degree or doctoral degree related to ministry is preferred.  Past service as either a senior pastor or senior staff member at a church of similar size and diversity is a plus.  Compensation for the position will be commensurate with the experience, education, and background of the candidate as determined by church size and market evaluations.  


The government of the church is vested in the body of believers who compose it.  We are a congregationally-led church. Jesus is our head and He decides what we do. It is expected that any pastoral candidate’s views would be consistent with those of the church body as a whole, and a passion to reach the lost and to make disciples of the saved is essential. The church motto is: “Westside Baptist Church – Where Making God’s Word Plain is a Part of His Plan”WBC is a strong supporter of the SBC Cooperative Program and is a recognized leader in giving to the DBA and BGCT.


Lewisville, Texas, a suburb of Dallas/Fort Worth, is located in Denton County and sits along Interstate 35, a major transportation corridor that stretches from Canada to Mexico.  It’s bordered by the cities of Flower Mound, Highland Village, Corinth, Coppell, Carrollton and The Colony and is approximately 15 minutes from DFW International Airport.  The cities of Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village are home to approximately 183,000 residents who are primarily Anglo but include growing Hispanic (15%), Asian (7%)  and African American (6%) populations.  WBC draws members from these cities and other surrounding counties in the area.  Denton County has a population in excess of 700,000 people and is home to two major universities.  Interested parties may learn more about WBC at, Denton County at and Lewisville at


Resume Submissions


Online (Email attachment in pdf format)


Interested parties must submit a cover letter, resume and video (or link) to  no later than midnight on December 15, 2013.




Hard Copy


Interested parties must submit a cover letter, resume and cd/dvd to the address listed below (EXACTLY AS WRITTEN) no later than midnight on December 15, 2013:



P.O. Box 293538

Lewisville, TX 75029