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Senior Pastor

Senior Pastor

Company: Oakbank Baptist Church
Contact Person: Deacon Committee
Box 4003, RR 1, 26033 Springfield Road
Oakbank, Manitoba , R0E 1J1
Phone: 204-444-3348

Position Description

Oakbank Baptist Church
Oakbank, Manitoba

Senior Pastor Job Description

Oakbank Baptist Church (affiliated with the North American Baptist Conference) is seeking a Senior Pastor, preferably with pastoral experience.
Oakbank Baptist Church with a congregation of approximately 150, resides in the growing community of Oakbank, located in the Rural Municipality of Springfield, located 20 kilometers east of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Key Ministry Expectations
• An absolute commitment to the Holy Scriptures as the inerrant word of God.
• An absolute commitment to preaching and teaching in a way which clearly communicates God’s word and reveals the person of Jesus Christ.
• Strive to protect the church from error and wrong.
• Model and teach godliness and Christian commitment.
• Attentively provide pastoral care to, and counsel the congregation, noticing and responding to those in need.
• Be committed to both personal and corporate prayer.
• Work together with the church leadership in planning and establishing the direction and focus for the church.
• Be discerning of what God is calling us to do as a church in the community, so that the lost will be saved.
• Accomplish significant tasks effectively with little or no supervision.

Other Expectations
• Manage the administrative aspects of the church and provide direction and supervision to the staff, as well as help develop and train leaders.
• Participate in scheduled meetings with the church board and committee of deacons.
• Prepare for worship services in consultation with committee of deacons.
• Represent the church at local and regional ministerial association meetings and pastor/denominational conferences.
• Conduct weddings, funerals, baptisms and child dedications as requested within church policy.

• Character, conduct and competence must conform to those found in 1Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9; 1Peter 5:1-9.
• Shall be an ordained minister of the Baptist faith and practice, or one who is eligible for ordination in the North American Baptist Conference.
• Shall be in agreement with Oakbank Baptist Church’s Statement of Faith, Church Constitution and Church Covenant.
• Preference will be given to those willing to relocate to Oakbank or the surrounding community.

Resumes with current references will be accepted. Resumes can be submitted by email to
Only applicants given serious consideration will be contacted.

Posted: April 25, 2018 | Expires: October 25, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 5298 ]