Pastoral Resident at Second Baptist Church
Liberty, MO 64068

Pastoral Residency Opportunity

Second Baptist Church seeks to hire a full-time Pastoral Resident to serve and learn with our congregation for 2-3 years, beginning in late August 2023.

The Pastoral Resident will benefit from a nurturing community at Second Baptist, spending focused time during their residency learning to be a Senior Pastor in ministry as they gain experience in preaching, teaching, pastoral care, administration, and congregational organization. The Resident will also be given opportunities to lead in baptisms, weddings, funerals, family dedications, communion, and other pastoral duties such as coordinating care ministries for the congregation.

The Pastoral Resident should have earned a Master of Divinity degree, will be a somewhat recent or upcoming seminary graduate, will sense a call to serve as a Senior Pastor, and will have demonstrated the giftedness to excel in this calling.

Second Baptist Church is a 175-year-old multigenerational church located in Liberty, MO, a fast-growing suburb of Kansas City, MO, within walking distance of William Jewell College and the downtown Liberty square. Second Baptist is committed to fostering meaningful Christ-centered community, whole-life faith, and a transforming missional presence in our world. Second Baptist is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

Applications for this position are due by January 23, 2023, and should be submitted by email to [email protected] or by mail to: Rev. Constance McNeill, Second Baptist Church, 300 E. Kansas Street, Liberty, MO 64068.

Applicants should submit their resumes with references and a 1-page reflection on their vocational calling/purpose.

Address

Second Baptist Church
Second Baptist Church 300 E. Kansas
Liberty, Missouri 64068

Contact

Heather Lewis
8167812824
[email protected]

Website

www.2bcliberty.org

Location
Liberty, MO 64068
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
43,000/year
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Communication
Leadership
Management
Pastoral
Preaching
Industries
Church Ministry