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St. John Missionary Baptist Church

Senior Pastor

St. John Missionary Baptist Church
BOYNTON BEACH, Florida, United States

Date Posted: 11/20/2013
Categories: Senior Adult Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The pastor is responsible to the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach biblical revelation, to engage in pastoral care ministries, to provide administrative leadership in all areas of church life and to act as the chief administrator.



St. John Missionary Baptist Church, Boynton Beach, FL 33435, is presently accepting applications for the position of Senior Pastor. St. John is a family focused body of multi-cultural believers with 1000 plus members who gather with a purpose to both glorify God and to inform the world of Christ as Redeemer.

The candidate must have Elder qualities based on I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9.


The minimum qualifications are:

 An ordained Pastor holding to Missionary Baptist teachings

 Senior Pastor experience

 A servant leader and an effective communicator as well as a community activist

 Ability to build and oversee church ministries

 Must be in full agreement with St. John Missionary Baptist Church By-Laws and policies

 Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

 Must have seminary training


Interested candidates must submit an initial application comprised of the items listed below. All information provided will be shredded and/or discarded after deliberation and when the Pastoral search is completed.

 Cover letter

 Current Resume (including email address and contact telephone numbers)

 Statement of Faith

 Submit two (2) personal references and three (3) professional (minister/pastor)letters of reference

 Copy of Ministerial License and Certificate of Ordination

 Verification of completion of degree (s) (undergraduate and/or graduate), including official transcripts

 Proof of theology training, degree(s), and church and community involvement

 Videotapes and/or DVD's of recent sermons, theological education seminars or sessions within the last 12 months may be requested at a later date.


Submit all correspondence to

St. John Missionary Baptist Church

C/o Pastoral Search Committee

900 North Seacrest Boulevard

Boynton Beach, FL 33435


The candidate application package must be postmarked by December 20, 2013. Any package postmarked after that date will be destroyed without consideration. Please no telephone calls, emails or faxes to the St. John Missionary Baptist Church office or to any member of the Pastoral Search Committee. Partial applications will not be accepted.


The Pastoral Search Committee will acknowledge receipt of all requested items by letter notification. All information will be treated as confidential. Final candidates must consent to a criminal background check, credit and financial history review and provide other information as requested by the committee (background checks will be performed by an outside agency for complete confidentiality).

Thank you for your interest in our pastoral position.