Senior Pastor at Graham Emmanuel Baptist Church
Graham, Washington

Senior Pastor Job Description
Qualifications & Experience

·        Must qualify according to the requirements of 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9.

·        Must have an Master of Divinity (M. Div.) seminary degree.

·        Must have at least five years of full-time ministry experience. Showing proficiency in leadership, teaching, preaching, managing and oversight.

 

Functions & Responsibilities

The Senior Pastor’s responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

Preaching/Teaching

·        To teach, preach and instruct in the Word of God in worship services and other times as needed.

·        To hold to essential biblical doctrines, teaching them with accuracy and clarity.

·        Unashamed proclaimer of the Gospel—speaking truth with love while standing firm on God’s word. Not avoiding biblical topics over fear of reprisal or unpopularity.

·        Shepherd of the church—defending the truth of Scripture, recognizing false doctrine and worldly influence, addressing political and current events from a biblical perspective.

 

Leadership

·        Works alongside the Elders and Church Board to ensure that the church is functioning according to GEBC’s mission, purpose, and core values. Assisting in modification of those items as needed and in alignment with God’s word.

·        Provides strategic vision for the church in the realization and practical implementation of GEBC’s mission, purpose, and core values.

·        Functions as an Elder on the Elder Board.

·        Assists ensuring GEBC meets pastoral responsibilities: ministering to the needs of the body through visits, prayer, counseling, and other similar services.

·        Functions as the most visible leader and spokesman during interactions with the community and government agencies, or other times when GEBC representation is required.

·        Works with the Elders to practice necessary church discipline according to scriptural guidelines.

 

Operational

·        Oversight of pastoral staff and office coordinator.

·        Oversight of day-to-day GEBC operations.

·        Approvals for discretionary fund budget spending in coordination with the Elders.

·        Thorough understanding of, and agreement with, GEBC constitution, bylaws, and policies.

 

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Address

Graham Emmanuel Baptist Church
22316 106th Ave E,
Graham, Washington 98338

Contact

Graham Emmanuel Baptist Church
+1 253-847-3577
annamaria@justchurchjobs.com

Website

2007

Location
Graham, Washington
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
TBD
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Communication
Encouragement
Leadership
Preaching
Teaching
Industries
Church Ministry