About the job
First Baptist Church, Clayton, NC guided by the Holy Spirit, seeks a full time Senior pastor to lead our church into the next chapter of fulfilling God’s will. Founded in 1811, our dually-aligned church is located in the heart of downtown Clayton. Clayton is a rapidly growing town located close to Raleigh with a vision of being the premier community for family living. After completing a thorough visioning process led by our intentional interim pastor, we are looking for a pastor that is focused on carrying out the church’s mission to Show, Grow, Tell, and Serve. We are founded on Baptist doctrine, focusing on developing a relationship with God through deliberate prayer, reading and applying the Bible, mentoring, and missions. Our congregation has a strong lay leadership and thriving children’s, youth, music, and senior adult ministries. We are a mission minded church seeking to serve our community. We desire a pastor who is a people person, knows and reads the Bible daily, and is dedicated to being engaged with church activities, congregation, and community. The successful candidate will possess a strong calling to the pastoral ministry, hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree and possess some years of experience as a Senior Pastor. We are looking forward with faith and hope to work with our next Senior Pastor to implement the vision and mission of First Baptist Church, Clayton. For additional information and to complete an online application please click the link below. Questions can be directed to [email protected].