Senior Pastor at Word of Life Chapel
Halifax, PA 17032

1)      Position Overview:

The successful candidate must be filled with and led by the Holy Spirit to provide Christian leadership at Word of Life Chapel. They must possess the qualities of a teacher, leader, caregiver, and pastor while demonstrating characteristics identified in 1 Timothy 3:1-7. They will rely on the Bible as their guide for leading our congregation. The candidate must show a love for the Lord, which will be proven through loving others, keeping one's eyes pure, maintaining a consistent devotional life, and being committed to stewardship.


2)      Qualifications:

·         A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ.

·         Agreement with Word of Life Chapel’s standard of faith.

·         Competent in teaching the Bible and discipleship.

·         Adequate skill and education for the position.

·         Biblical qualifications found in 1 Timothy 3:1-7.


3)      Experience:

·         Prior experience as a Senior Pastor is preferred but not required.


4)      Education:

·         Relevant Pastoral Ministries education obtained through a Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree.


5)      Primary Responsibilities:

·         Overall spiritual leadership to Word of Life Chapel.

·         Chairs Word of Life Board of Deacons.

·         Oversees all established Word of Life worship services.

·         Supervises Word of Life Chapel Ministry teams.

·         Provides general oversight to paid and unpaid Word of Life personnel.

·         Performs additional services including but not limited to weddings, funerals, baptisms, child dedications, pastoral visits to homes/hospitals/other, etc.


6)      Accountability:

·         This position is directly accountable to God, Word of Life Chapel Board of Deacons, and the Word of Life Chapel congregation.


Word of Life Chapel
27 Fellowship Dr
Halifax, Pennsylvania 17032


WOLC Search Team
(717) 896-3732


Halifax, PA 17032
Job type
Full Time
40 to 50
Pay rate
22 to 26/hr
Ordained position
Exempt status
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