We are actively seeking a pastor called to shepherd our congregation. He should be able to lead us in the mission that God has for His church. (II Timothy 4:2). Along with the elders, he will provide administrative leadership for the church and model
the Christ-like life for both the congregation and community. The position offered is a full-time position with benefits, and salary commensurate with experience and educational training.
Qualifications & Responsibilities
To be a pastor is first and foremost to meet the biblical requirements laid out in I Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:6-9, and I Peter 5:1-3. He needs to have a clear testimony of personal salvation and commitment to the Lord Jesus Christ.
The qualified candidate will be a leader who passionately loves God will all their heart, soul, mind, and strength, and loves and cares for their neighbors in ways that will draw them into a saving relationship with Jesus Christ.
Qualities & Traits
Filled with the Holy Spirit, have an intimate relationship with the Lord, and affirm our core beliefs (on our website);
An accomplished preacher and teacher of the Bible with academic credentials at the doctoral level preferred;
Experienced in full-time ministry for 10 years or more, including experience in a large, vibrant, growing church;
A visionary spiritual leader with the ability to communicate, inspire, mobilize, guide, and direct all our ministries;
A servant-leader who connects with all our people and who invests in ministering to them;
A mentor, motivator, and compassionate leader for our church staff; and,
A role-model for the Christ-like life, evangelism, humility, and integrity.
Directly responsible to the Board of Elders. Annual written and oral evaluations will be conducted by the lay members of the Board of Elders.