Community Bible Church
Category: Senior Pastor
Time Type: Full Time
Average Sunday attendance: 70-75
People who attend regularly (two or more times/month) 90
Service Title: Pastor
To proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to faithfully teach the Word of God, to engage in pastoral care, provide spiritual leadership in all areas of church life and function, and conduct the ordinances and functions of worship.
The Pastor serves under the guidance of the Holy Spirit and the Church Body. He is directly responsible to the Church Board, which serve the congregation. The Pastor functions in an advisory capacity to the Board.
The Primary Function is to:
Edify, exhort, nurture and disciple the Church body.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Lead the congregation in effective programs with vision, purpose, and priority, to fulfill the Great Commission .
Develop sermons spending appropriate time in preparation.
Administrate a weekly worship plan including the worship service order, bulletin preparation and distribution.
Work with the music coordinator in planning and conducting worship services that are
honoring to the Lord.
Work to assimilate new attendees into the church family and create an inviting and welcoming environment in the church.
Visit and minister to members and prospective members in homes, nursing care facilities , and hospitals.
Regularly lead the church in the Lord's Supper (Communion).
Teach Baptism & Membership classes .
Participate in outreach programs of the church.
Perform wedding ceremonies and funeral services.
Provide short term counseling sessions as needed.
Lead and demonstrate effective ways to witness and win the lost to salvation through Jesus Christ.
Work with the Church Board and other key leadership to carry out the mission and purpose of the church.
Provide spiritual oversight in CBC board meetings.
Oversee, along with the Church Board, all church discipline matters and management of conflict issues in the church.
Adhere to the Church Constitution and Bylaws, policies, and procedures adopted by the church.
Assist in planning the Christian education of all ages in the church.
Maintain appropriate records of the church.
Maintain proper priorities at home with his wife and children.
Maintain a vital and wholesome personal relationship with the Lord through daily Bible study and prayer.
Work with the Church Board to assure adequate personal time is allowed.