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First Baptist Hanford

Pastor of Worship and Creative Arts

First Baptist Hanford
Hanford, California, United States

Date Posted: 08/04/2014
Categories: Music Ministry - Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

First Baptist Church of Hanford, California (FBH) is seeking a full-time pastor of worship and creative arts. This position would include, but not be limited to…


  • Planning & leading weekend worship services
  • Mentoring & training vocalists and instrumentalists
  • Overseeing the sound, lighting, and media to create a multi-sensory, God-centered worship environment
  • Being a part of the pastoral team in order to discern and cast the vision of FBH


Salary Package

$38,000-$55,000 based on experience


First Baptist Hanford exists to Know God, Equip People, and Love Others….Together.  We are located in the Central Valley of California approximately 30 miles south of Fresno. Hanford is a community of approx. 55,000 people. Hanford is home to Superior Dairy (delicious ice cream!) and has many amenities of a larger city while maintaining a sense of community. We are approximately 2 hours from the coast and 2 hours from Yosemite National Park. Los Angeles is three hours south and San Francisco is 3 hours north.


Our church currently offers two services with a combined attendance of 475-500 people. Our congregation is welcoming, loving, and sincere. The pastoral staff works as a team to discern God’s will for the congregation and has a history of longevity.


For additional information contact Pastor Gary Neilan at the First Baptist Church office at 559-584-6644 or


Please submit a video resume if available or a link to your work (YouTube, vimeo, etc.) or a DVD along with your resume either electronically to or by mail to 9125 13 ½ Ave. Hanford, CA 93230.