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.
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
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.