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The Bridge Church

Senior Pastor

The Bridge Church
Princeton, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 03/26/2017
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

About the Organization:

The Bridge Church is located in Eastern North Carolina. Founded in 1918 the church has a rich history and is well known in the community. Currently the church has three campuses (Princeton, Goldsboro, and Mount Olive) and averages 1600 in attendance in each week.

The Bridge is a contemporary and casual church.


About the Position:

The Senior Pastor of The Bridge Church will bear the core responsibilities of, preaching, staff development, vision casting, and point leadership, among others. This position will help further develop the vision and ministry framework of the church, assist with the spiritual development and care of its existing members, and aid in its ability to impact the communities surrounding Princeton, Goldsboro, and Mount Olive.

The successful candidate for this position will be an exceedingly strong leader with a passion to achieve and exceed ministry objectives. They will be a motivational force, a decision-maker, and a vision-creator who champions and shapes both the vision and mission of the church. They will be an advocate of both evangelism and discipleship, and implement their gifts of teaching, leadership, and pastoral administration into its structure, to help both areas thrive within the life of the church.



A Bachelors degree is the preferred minimum requisite education for this position. The ideal candidate will possess a strong theological acumen, as well as a conservative view of the Scriptures.

The successful candidate must have a proven track record of ministry in a large church or as a Lead Pastor in a smaller congregation. The individual will have shown giftedness in relating across generational lines and across potentially diverse churched and unchurched communities.

The candidate will have a strong background in effective preaching, organizational ministry development, team building, discipleship, and spiritual formation strategies, with proven success in implementing these strategies. This person will be responsible for creating methods of collaboration across different ministries, while vision casting and generating systems that will help fulfill the church’s vision.



About the Location:

Located in the heart of Eastern North Carolina, Princeton is only one hour from the State’s Capital and two hours from the nearest beach. Because our church extends over three cities there are urban, suburbs and rural areas that comprise our total reach. We are also home to some of the best and most desired schools in the state.


Please send all resumes, along with a cover letter, and a recent family photo to