First Christian Church, located in Kendallville, Indiana, is looking for their next Lead Pastor. First Christian Church has been in the Kendallville area since 1853, and in our current building since 2001. We have a weekly attendance of approximately 150 people. The church is made of friendly, welcoming people who are striving to glorify God and obey Jesus Christ. First Christian Church has a history of solid Bible-based teaching with a strong focus on knowing God's Word and seeking how to apply it in our daily lives. First Christian Church is an independent, non-denominational congregation.
The purpose of First Christian Church, Kendallville is to Glorify God in all that we say and do. To do that, we strive to Obey Jesus Christ by: seeking the lost, equipping believers, and sending disciples. The ideal pastor would be passionate about following Jesus, have a calling for the ministry, and be doctrinally sound in his beliefs and teaching. He should be a man of prayer. He should be a visionary leader and an effective communicator. The pastor should also have a shepherd's heart, be a servant leader, and be someone who can provide care, wisdom, and guidance to people of all ages. He should have a minimum BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university. Seminary training preferred. He should have previous pastoral experience with a church of a similar or larger size. First Christian Church would also like a pastor who can increase their passion and effectiveness in community outreach and biblical application.
Please submit a resume, a cover letter, 2 professional references and any additional information that you deem helpful to: firstname.lastname@example.org
More about First Christian Church, including our Statement of Faith, can be found on our website: www.firstchristiankendallville.org