Senior Pastor at Milan Baptist Church
Milan, MI

Milan Baptist Church (Milan, MI) – Senior Pastor


The Big Picture

Milan Baptist Church ( is seeking a Senior Pastor who will preach the Word of God and shepherd the Body of Christ.



The Church

Milan Baptist Church is an independent Bible church located in the heart of Milan, Michigan, a community of 6,000 people. Founded in 1881, today Milan Baptist Church facilities represent over 20,000 sq.ft. of ministry space and two parsonages. Our average attendance is 125, our current annual budget is $460,000, and we carry zero debt.

The Vision

To passionately affect our world with the life-changing Gospel of Jesus Christ by worshipping God, proclaiming His Word, and equipping and deploying into the ministry fully surrendered followers of Jesus Christ.



The Candidate

Provide spiritual leadership, pastoral care, and develop ministries for our multi-generational congregation, fostering a culture of faith, love, and service
Develop and deliver engaging, biblically-based weekly sermons and messages for special occasions and events
Plan and lead services, including collaboration and coordination with the worship team and children’s ministry
Provide pastoral care for members of the congregation, including visiting the sick and homebound, counseling those in need, and offering support during times of crisis
Facilitate and encourage spiritual growth and discipleship through varying ministries
Work with church leadership and staff to establish and execute a vision and a strategic plan for the church’s growth and for additional leadership development
Engage and build relationships within the local community, participating in outreach and mission activities, and collaborating with other organizations to address community needs
Collaborate with church leadership on the administration and management of church operations
Mentor, supervise, and support church staff and volunteers, fostering a positive, collaborative work environment with robust leadership development
Perform other pastoral duties, including weddings, funerals, baptisms, and dedications, as required
The Qualifications

Deep understanding and commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the Bible, and Christian theology
Bachelor’s Degree (graduate degree preferred) in ministry or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Ten years of ministry experience preferred that displays a proven track record of effective leadership, ministry development, and community outreach
The Compensation and Benefits

Salary (full-time, based on minimum of 40 hours per week)
Benefits include medical and dental insurance, 403B retirement plan, paid vacation, and parsonage (optional)


Milan Baptist Church
Milan, MI
Milan, Michigan 48160


Jason Lancaster
[email protected]


Milan, MI
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
Ordained position
Exempt status
Church Ministry