Mt. Ararat Baptist Church

Baltimore, MD 21216

Denomination: Baptist - Other

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Church Size: less than 100

Salary: Not specified

Posted on: October 03, 2022

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

The Mount Ararat Church family is search of a dynamic and energetic individual to serve as Pastor. The ideal candidate will be a visionary with exceptional interpersonal skills, pastoral, and spiritual leadership skills.

An applicant must be licensed and ordained as a Minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and be baptized and filled with the Holy Ghost according to Acts 2:4 and Acts 2:38. The applicant must be able to edify congregants through the preaching of God's word.

The responsibilities of the Pastor shall include but are not limited to:

Meet with the Church Diaconate (Deacons, Deaconess, Trustees) on a regular basis;
Preside over Church business meetings;
Supervise, or delegate the supervision all employees;
Administer the Sacraments of Holy Communion;
Perform Baptisms;
Conduct home-going services, pre-marital counseling, and marriage ceremonies;
Participate in church sponsored activities; and
Teach Bible Study.

The applicant must be personable, know church protocol, provide pastoral care and counseling, and support ministries that meet the needs of every age.

The Pastor shall serve as the Administrator and Manager of the Church and will be recognized as the final authority in all spiritual matters.


About Mt. Ararat Baptist Church:

The Mt. Ararat Baptist Church was founded in 1896. Since it's founding the church has been under the leadership of six Pastors: the late Rev. James Burley - the founder, the late Rev. Matthew Walter Wilkerson, the late Rev. Moses Prophet, the late Rev. Samuel Beverly Redd, Rev. Dr. Charles E. Coger, and Rev. Myeskia Coger Watson.

Mount Ararat is a church Determined to Exalt our Lord and Savior, Equip the Believers, and Evangelize the World around us. 

Job Qualifications:

Must possess a Bachelor's Degree and a Master of Divinity or Theology Degree from an accredited college or university. (Applicants who are within six (6) months of completing their Master's Degree after the application deadline may be considered.

Applicants must possess a ministerial license and certificate of ordination of the Baptist Denomination.

Must possess at least five (5) years of demonstrated excellent leadership, management, and administrative skills.

Previous experience developing and working with youth programs.

Previous experience serving as an Assistant Pastor or Pastor preferred.

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3008 Gwynns Falls Parkway
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