Associate Pastor – Cantonese at Chinese Baptist Church
Seattle, WA

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You know how to communicate God’s words.

“Down to earth” is the keyword.  Understand God’s words and be able to guide the congregation to apply those words in all aspects of their everyday lives: families, schools, workplaces, respond on social issues, etc.

You practice and make disciples.

We desire a pastor who knows how to make new disciples and mature already disciples.  Vocation is not just limited to calling people to turn to Jesus, but also leading and coaching them to become disciples. Strong conviction for discipleship and have achieved it both formally and informally, transforming believers into disciples.

You have strategic mindset.

Responsible for strategic planning and staff coordination in the execution of CBC’s mission. Monitor the spiritual pulse of the congregation and ensure staffing, facilities and programs etc., are effectively aligned with strategic goals.

You motivate and encourage others.

Able to delegate responsibilities to others and provide supervision. Sensitive to others’ gifts and encourage them to step out from their comfort zones.  Look for the best but allow rooms for mistakes.  Mentor staffs and lay leaders in their respective areas of ministry.


Report to the Senior Pastor and work closely with the pastoral team and lay leaders.  Together with the Senior Pastor and the deacons, determine the mission, ministry and policies for the congregation.

Accountable with fellow staff members as a team and the congregation as a family for the total ministry of the local church life and the mission to the community and the world.

Accountable with Vision Discernment and Mission Implementation. Work with stakeholders to set up strategies and provide direction for various groups to carry out CBC’s mission.

Teach God’s words through, but not limited to, pulpit preaching in the Worship Services, Sunday School classes, fellowship groups and other occasions.

Work with the pastoral staffs and lay leaders in recruiting individuals with different spiritual gifts and talents to serve various ministries.  Provide trainings to individuals and guide them to become CBC’s future leaders.

Provide counseling and visitation to church members as needs arise.


Chinese Baptist Church
5801 Beacon Ave S.
Seattle, Washington 98108


Chinese Pulpit Search Committee


Seattle, WA
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Independent Action
Church Ministry