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University Baptist Church

Lead Pastor

University Baptist Church
Beavercreek, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 09/20/2017
Categories: Senior Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Date Posted:  9-20-17

Categories:  Lead Pastor                                        

Denomination: Southern Baptist

Church Size: 350-400 currently

Job Type:  Full-Time

Level of Education: M. Div or equivalent

Years in Ministry:  10+ years with 5 in Lead pastor role

Congregation size (experience with): 500+


Position Overview

The Lead Pastor will be a man called of God and set apart to the gospel ministry, evangelical in theology in accordance with the statement of faith found at, and committed to living and serving in a manner consistent with the standards set forth in Scripture for such a leader. The Lead Pastor must be a man who exemplifies a godly character, is compassionate in recognizing and meeting the needs of others, and demonstrates a high level of competence.


Church Overview

UBC just celebrated our 50th anniversary.  We have 3 full-time and 2 part-time staff in our church.  Weekly attendance averages 350-400 with 10 home based growth groups, and an active youth and children’s ministry.  Our campus sits on 12 acres, which includes 2 properties in the middle of Beavercreek and we have already begun preparations for expansion.


God has blessed us with many military families, young families with children, and middle school & high school students.  We have also been blessed with college students from Wright State University and Cedarville University.  We are a predominantly young church with a contemporary worship style.


All this serves to fulfill UBC’s vision to glorify God by making disciples of Christ who will follow Him, be changed by Him, and be committed to His mission.


Community Overview

Beavercreek, Ohio has a population of over 45,000 and has excellent schools and is located near Wright Patterson Air Force Base.  The Fairfield Commons Mall and The Greene offer many great shopping and dining opportunities.  With amenities like the bike path that runs through Beavercreek, the many outdoor parks, and community family activities, Beavercreek is an attractive place to live and raise a family.  In 2007 Beavercreek was rated by Money Magazine in the Top 100 places to live in America.



The Lead Pastor will equip, educate, and edify the church by:

  • Praying for and protecting the spiritual integrity of the church and the teaching ministry.

  • Proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ,  teaching the biblical revelation, engaging in pastoral care ministries, and providing oversight of all areas of church life and the ministerial staff.

  • Overseeing and leading staff and church as a leader among peers.  

  • Encouraging staff development and ensuring ministerial staff have the resources necessary to fulfill their duties and responsibilities.

  • Other duties as assigned.



Salary range (including benefits) $77,000-81,000 based on experience.  


To Apply:

Please email


In your application please include the following:


  • Cover letter

  • Resume (limit of 3 pages)

  • Statement of Faith

  • Links to sermon samples (no CD’s please)

  • Photo of you and your family


Your cover page should start with this grid:


Years in Ministry:


Years in Lead Pastor Role:


Level of Education:


Previous/Current Congregation Size:



Submission deadline is October 15, 2017