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United Baptist Church

Senior Pastor

United Baptist Church
Garden City, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 09/15/2016
Categories: Senior Adult Pastor - Senior Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


United Baptist Church is seeking an ordained minister to serve as Senior Pastor


Our Church

United Baptist Church was established in 1974 when Calvary Baptist of Dearborn Heights and Temple Baptist of Garden City combined uniting the two bodies of believers.  We are an independent fundamental Bible believing church with an affiliation to the Baptist Bible Fellowship.  We are a mission minded church supporting over 60 missionaries in the United States and around the world.  We strive to run the race that is set before us to carry out the Great Commission of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.


Job Description:

This is a full time intense and demanding position based on full responsibility.  The Senior Pastor will be able to plan and implement programs, balance multiple tasks simultaneously and make appropriately considered decisions all while planning and meeting deadlines.  He will develop strong relationships with deacons, trustees and members of the congregation.  Skill set should include communicating biblically, motivating the congregation and staff, encouraging fellow believers, planning and organization and intense relational abilities.





-Pastoral Care



-Managing church staff

-Ministering to the congregation

-Outreach to the community

-Reaching out to visitors

-Supporting our missionaries


Pastoral Qualifications:

-Be in full agreement with our Statement of Faith found at

-Equally committed to our 40 year history as well as leading our church into the future

-Demonstrate biblical, theological and cultural literacy and relevance

-Have a humble heart toward others

-Work together with Deacons and Trustees to cast a vision and ministry strategy

-Protect the congregation from false teaching

-Have at least 5 years’ experience in full time ministry

-Establish membership at UBC


Personal Qualifications:

-Be a born again believer in Jesus Christ evidenced through conversion testimony and lifestyle.

-He must meet the qualifications of Elder found in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9

-Continue to care for his soul and his family through a relationship with Jesus Christ

-Have a loving relationship with his wife as her position of helpmate is vital to the success of ministry

-Have a family in full agreement of his calling

-Balance church life, family life and prayer life

-Devoted to prayer

-Have an approachable personality

-Man of integrity, humility and personal holiness

-Exemplifies Godly character

-Disciple maker


If you believe God is leading you to apply please email all resumes to  We will also require two ministry references and two personal references.