Bethel Baptist Church September 18, 2017
Janesville, WI 53546
Senior Pastor/Lead Pastor
Bethel Baptist Church is seeking a Senior Pastor anointed by God to Lead Bethel through servant leadership.
Located in Janesville, WI, Bethel Baptist Church was established over 50 years ago. Since then it has grown into a friendly, multi-generational congregation of about 500 attendees with over 800 followers. Bethel has a wide variety of ministries including
local outreach, AWANA, children’s, youth, women’s, men’s and small groups. Bethel has a rich history of biblical preaching, love, reaching the lost and a passion for missions. Currently the church supports more than 30 missionaries and organizations who
serve around the world.
Bethel is a congregational governed church in which the senior pastor serves with the overseers to lead the church in our Lord’s vision of reaching our community with the gospel.
- Preach God’s Word accurately and clearly communicate the Gospel to transform lives through the power of the Holy
- Guide our congregation in applying biblical principles to make disciples who are mature in Christ.
- Provide vision, leadership, spiritual direction and mentoring to our executive pastor and associate pastors, part time
staff, ministry volunteers and the church at large.
- Offer loving pastoral care and counsel to our broader congregation in the context of relationship building and
- Lead in the congregational care and prayer ministries.
- A vibrant, compelling relationship with Jesus Christ showing evidence of ongoing spiritual growth.
- Sound character and integrity, meeting the biblical qualifications of an elder and overseer as defined in 1 Timothy 3 and
- Complete agreement with Bethel Baptist Church’s statement of faith.
- Theological degree from an evangelical institution with extensive leadership and staff management experience in
pastoral or parachurch ministry.
- A high regard for the scriptures, a heart of love and compassion for people and a passion for disciple making.
- A demonstrated background in preaching God’s word.
- Five to 10 years of experience as a senior pastor or associate pastor
- A Master’s of Divinity (or related degree) or a Doctorate
- Experience preaching in a multi-service environment
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