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Senior Pastor

Senior Pastor

Company: Lanark Baptist Church
Contact Person: Rodney Stead, Chair of search committee
128 Rodger Rd.
Lanark , Ontario , K0G 1K0
Phone: H 613-259-2347, C 613-266-3292

Position Description

Brief Job Description;

We are seeking a senior pastor upon the retirement of our current spiritual leader after nineteen plus years ministering to our church family.

Overview of Church and Community;
LBC is one of four churches in a small rural community in eastern Ontario located one hour west of Ottawa. We are a conservative and evangelical congregation and draw our members and adherents from a geographically large area.

Role and Responsibilities;
We seek preaching from the inspired word of God (the Bible) that is educational well researched and has a strong application component. We want it to be made relevant to today's cultural environment. You will supervise our youth pastor and provide ministry to our church family and community.

Qualifications and Education Requirements;

1. A bachelor degree in theology or Bible college graduate is preferred.
Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ that is vital and growing.
2. Give evidence of healthy family relationships
 exhibit personable and Godly characteristics
 exhibit the fruit of the spirit (Galatians 5:22-23)
 display humility in self and boldness for Christ (prov. 18:12).
3. training as a counsellor would be a desirable asset.

Preferred Skills;
Enthusiastic and excellent teacher of the word of God; an excellent role model of a Christ follower, an encourager, a life long learner, someone who is community minded, prioritizes family and compassionate.

A church and community profile is avaialble to selected candidates.

Posted: March 12, 2018 | Expires: June 30, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 5079 ]