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Cumberland Community Methodist Church

Senior Pastor

Cumberland Community Methodist Church
Cumberland , Rhode Island, United States

Date Posted: 06/20/2014
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist - Primitive Methodist
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



Cumberland Community Methodist Church of Cumberland, Rhode Island is seeking a strong pastoral leader. We are of the Primitive Methodist Denomination ( with less than 100 members and have been in Cumberland, RI for the past 127 years.  As our present pastor is retiring after many years, we prayerfully are looking forward to seeing whom God will send to lead us in our next season of ministry.


What we believe:

God loves every individual personally
Because of sin, we are separated from God
God showed His love for us by sending His Son, Jesus Christ, to die for our sins
Whoever receives Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior receives eternal life and this is a free gift from God
He desires for us to know Him through worship, fellowship and the reading of His Word and to tell others of this great message of salvation
Our beliefs are not based on our own thoughts, but on the authority of His Word, the Bible


Job Requirements:

Personal relationship with Jesus Christ and have a rich devotional life
Ordained pastor
Preach scripture-based messages believing that Christ was crucified and rose from the deadas a propitiation for our sins
Exhibits strong leadership skills to shepherd the church congregation
Person of exemplary Christian character and strong moral convictions
Strong communicator who listens well and provides emotional support to those in times of routine life, difficult situations, sicknesses, joy and transitions in life.
Passionate about leading souls to Christ


Job Duties (include but not limited to):

Lead worship service
Help congregation grow deeper in the understanding of scripture
Implement plans for church growth, discipleship, missions and community outreach
Teach adult Sunday school and adult bible studies
Visit the sick, shut ins and residents of nursing homes
Perform baptisms, weddings and funerals


If you feel the Lord calling you to apply, please send your resume, statement of faith and testimony of salvation to:


Cumberland Community Methodist Church

Attn: Sandy Asad, Church Clerk/Search Committee

481 Broad Street

Cumberland, RI 02864

Electronic copies can be emailed to: