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Glacierview Baptist Church

Associate Pastor

Glacierview Baptist Church
Homer, Alaska, United States

Date Posted: 04/15/2015
Categories: Associate Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


960 East End Road

Homer, AK  99603




     Glacierview Baptist Church is a church with a Sunday morning attendance of 150-200.  We are located in beautiful Homer, Alaska situated on scenic Kachemak Bay.  Our church has been in existence for over 50 years and has enjoyed an exciting ministry for the last 20 years.  Our extended community, including Homer and its surrounding area, has a population of 10,000-12,000 people.

     Our church is conservative as to its message but open to new methods.  We have a blended worship service with both contemporary and traditional music.

     Our mission is to be a church where all are invited to COME discover Christ as Lord and Savior, to LEARN from Him growing in faith and purpose, and SERVE our families, friends church, community and world for the glory of Christ. We value the Word of God, true worship, spiritual maturity, prayer, sharing Christ and serving Christ and our community.

     If you want to be a part of a changing community and a church that wants to impact that community we would be delighted to hear from you.

Contact us through email…

     or call Pastor Rick Wise @ 907-299-8779



Job Description





Sharing of the Pastoral leadership responsibilities.  Assist church body in reaching our community and world for Christ and assimilate new visitors.  Provide counseling and discipleship as needed.  Oversee and manage ongoing biblical teaching programs designed for specific church groups.  Some ability in leading worhsip is desirable.  Develop ministries that promote spiritual maturity and growth. Ephesians 4:12


We are looking for a mature person who is qualified and interested in working with youth and adults.  Ideally, we would like to see a 40% - 60% split between youth and adult ministries: 40% youth and 60% adult.  The ability to cast a vision and enlist and motivate leaders is the key to success in this type of position.  It is our goal that through good administrative leadership we can encourage volunteers to take significant leadership roles.


This is a guide and not meant to be ridgid. We know that everyone performs best when making use of his own spiritual gifts and abilities.  No two people will do the same assignment in the same way.  We want our staff to make a visible difference in our ministry, not merely maintain it.





PROFILE: The person we are seeking must possess the following qualities, abilities and credentials.

  • A growing vibrant faith in Jesus Christ
  • Proven character that is above reproach
  • A passion to reach the current and next generation for Jesus Christ
  • A passion to pastor, disciple and evangelize families and their children
  • A passion to teach and preach the Bible as God’s Word
  • 3-5 years ministry experience
  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree/ seminary degree preferred
  • Capable of organizing and executing numerous events
  • Ability to engage and train adult and youth volunteers
  • Knowledge and insight of current culture
  • Effective public communicator
  • A self-starter that is capable of “making things happen”
  • Ability to develop leaders and delegate responsibility
  • Someone who is married to a woman of God who fully supports and supplements his ministry.