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Vanderbloemen Search Group

First Baptist Church of Dallas - Singles Minister

Vanderbloemen Search Group
Dallas, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 09/22/2016
Categories: Other - Other Pastor - Single Adult Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

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Serving 12,000 members and many more unchurched, First Baptist Dallas has been a downtown anchor of the Dallas region since its inception in 1868. Considered one of the most influential evangelical churches in America, FBC Dallas is a nationally recognized beacon of Bible teaching, a tradition that began with the earliest of its legendary pastors, George W. Truett. First Baptist Dallas has stood the test of time and today it is certainly not resting on its laurels. The church continues to thrive and grow as a ‘spiritual oasis’ in its community and beyond with its historic/renovated 1890s sanctuary standing gracefully as a testimony of God’s love and truth in the heart of Dallas for generations to come.


The next Singles Minister of First Baptist Dallas will be innately passionate about the ministry to Singles, and possess the salient leadership characteristics the church seeks in this role. They will be a person of faith, who demonstrates an unyielding personal and professional commitment to their spiritual journey and to the ministry of FBC Dallas.


The successful candidate will have a proven track record of working in a setting committed to reaching the unreached, experience within an urban community, and creativity through team collaboration. This individual will be one who exudes consistency, reliability, humility, responsibility, and stability in both public and private surroundings. They will possess a character of maturity and integrity, with a scope of skills necessary to successfully serve a significant ministry of the church. The successful prospect for this position will also be highly intuitive and self-confident, with the ability to address the needs of the Singles Ministry of which they have oversight.


A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a strong background in ministry, although a master’s degree related to the position is highly preferred. Success in this role will be determined by the following:


  • A strategically structured Singles program effectively integrated into the life of the church.
  • Numerical increase in the Singles Ministry.
  • New opportunities implemented for the Singles community, including various Bible studies, Wednesday night singles events, and recurring retreats.
  • Successfully recruited, trained, and placed volunteer leadership within the ministry.
  • Involvement of the Singles Ministry in worship service.
  • Create community within the Day One Contemporary Worship service.
  • Create intentional relationships with members of the ministry.
The ultra modern and sophisticated city attracts worldwide travelers, making Dallas the #1 visitor and leisure destination in Texas. Throughout the city, one will enjoy the best shopping in the southwest, four-and five-diamond/star hotels and restaurants, the largest urban arts district in the nation, fourteen entertainment districts, and much more. Blend in moderate weather, year-round sports, and genuine Southern hospitality for a true "taste" of the Dallas difference. Its pioneering spirit is alive and well, and the philanthropic contributions from its many residents continue to enrich the community and quality of life. It is the ninth-largest city and part of the fourth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. A majority of this highly diversified city is comprised of Hispanics (41%), Caucasian (29.5%), African-American (24%), Asian, and multiple other races and ethnicities. The city is home to notable school districts and nationally prominent universities such as Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS), and Dallas Baptist University (DBU). The city also has an incredibly thriving business community with sixteen Fortune 500 companies, including Exxon Mobil at #2 on the list.


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