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First Christian Church

Sr Pastor

First Christian Church
Santa Maria, California, United States

Date Posted: 03/21/2012
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
First Christian Church of Santa Maria, located on the beautiful central coast of California, is looking for a Senior Pastor to lead our congregation. We are a non-denominational, Evangelical, church with contemporary worship and a wide open front door to our community. Our weekly average Sunday adult attendance is 550. The mission of First Christian is “Helping people find and follow Christ,” and our vision is to help our congregation Worship, Grow and Serve. We are blessed with fantastic facilities, and energetic youth, children’s, adult, music, and outreach ministries.
The ideal candidate for this position would be someone with an approachable, conversational preaching style that is relatable while still challenging our church body to go deeper in their personal faith. They would possess strong team leadership skills to be used to guide our staff and church leadership. We desire candidates to have at least eight years of ministry experience, a master’s degree in a ministry-related field, a solidly evangelical doctrinal base, and a background that prepares them to lead as a Senior Pastor.
To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, hi-res photo, and a recent preaching sample to Colleen Durbin at We will be accepting resumes thru April 30, 2012.