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Western Hills Christian Church

Lead Pastor

Western Hills Christian Church
Tranquility, New Jersey, United States

Date Posted: 08/29/2017
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Christian Church
Church Size: 50 to 100
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
  1. We are prayerfully seeking a Full Time Pastor  with a Christian college/seminary degree or equivalent ministry experience  who  demonstrates spiritual maturity in the execution of the following duties and responsibilities:

 Preaching/Teaching: He is the principle communicator of proclaiming the gospel message of Jesus Christ.  He demonstrates a high level of competence in presenting God’s Word in public worship and shares the responsibility with the elders of ensuring that the Church is growing towards maturity in Christ.  He is willing to teach small group classes and train others to do the same.


  Community Outreach:  He demonstrates a heart for winning souls to Christ.  He is the primary guiding source of evangelistic initiatives.  He is willing to lead and coach congregants in activities designed to attract the unchurched to a relationship with Christ.


 Family Care: He demonstrates a genuine compassionate heart. He will visit or delegate to the elders visitations to families in times of need such as hospital stays, family emergencies, death and other crises. He is a man who recognizes the value of prayer in all situations, good times and bad. He is prepared to conduct weddings, funerals and other appropriate ceremonies as needed. 


 Administration: He actively participates in meetings with the Eldership and other church leaders in order to facilitate effective communication and coordination of objectives and activities.  He has the ability to clearly communicate ideas and information through a variety of devices and media.  He sets high standards of excellence in his work as he assumes responsibility and accountability for completing tasks and objectives.


If this sounds like you then email us at .  Please include:


  1. A PDF version of your resume with a cover letter explaining your interest and reasons for applying for this specific position.
  2. A link to a podcast or other video/audio footage of you preaching.
  3. A separate document in which you answer the following questions:


             i.    Which 3 nationally known pastors/theologians influence you most and why?


             ii.    What four things do you want to instill in every person who comes through your ministry?


            iii.    Why are you leaving your current position?


             iv.    Why should yours be the only resume we look at…what sets yours apart?