Pastor

Bremen Union Church

Bremen, ME 04551

Category: Senior Pastor

Posted on: July 01, 2020

Time Type: Part Time

Job Description:

Bremen Union Church (BUC) is a spirit filled congregation seeking a part time pastor to help us grow in discipleship and bring others to Christ. We focus on the core tenets of Christianity rather than a denominational doctrine. Worship includes elements from a variety of Christian traditions. Our members come from different educational, social, and economic backgrounds.
We are Gospel-centered, embracing the work of God in the world today, recognizing the importance of prayer, and remaining open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit. We strive to focus on the love God has for each of us as his child as we proclaim that no matter where you are on your Christian journey, you're welcome at BUC.

Pastor Job Responsibilities:
Provide spiritual leadership to members, friends, and seasonal visitors.
Prepare weekly sermons, preaching and conducting worship services.
Interpret biblical scripture for the congregation.
Provide care and counseling to church members and assist them in crisis situations.
Officiate at special services, such as confirmations, baptisms, weddings, and funerals.
Collaborate with musicians to integrate music into church services.
Assisting in church financial matters.
Focus on growing the church and outreach to children.
Overseeing management of all areas of the congregation's ministry.
Support, oversee and evaluate congregation staff.
Work with the church council to oversee church operations.
Holding regular meetings with church committees such as missions and Deacons
Essential Knowledge and Skills:
Comprehensive knowledge of the Bible.
Strong religious conviction.
Flexible approach to working with lay leaders.
Impartiality.
Good public speaking.
Compassion for struggles and concerns of others.
Ability to communicate clearly.
Creative approach to worship.
Sense of humor.

 

About Bremen Union Church:

Bremen is a rural fishing village and small farming community on the picturesque Pemaquid Peninsula of Midcoast Maine. We have a town office, a full time Post Office, a seafood processing plant, a boat building facility, lobster trading business and a Marina. We are in proximity, five miles, to Damariscotta, the region's economic center, which offers extraordinary amenities rarely found in a Coastal Maine town. Five banks, two grocery stores, wonderful seasonal and full-time restaurants, a bookstore, library, and Lincoln County Theatre which brings plays, the Met Opera, movies, and local theater groups to our area. Camden is 45 minutes to our north. Bowdoin College in Brunswick is a half hour to our south and Portland is within a 1.25-hour drive. Bremen lies on the west side of Muscongus Bay, with the Town Landing approximately 2 miles from the church.  

Job Qualifications:

Three or more years church pastoral experience (leading, shepherding) - Prior preaching and discipleship experience - Ability to facilitate small/large group discussion - Associate's, Bachelor's, or Advanced degree (although experience in ministry may be sufficient)

 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Pastor
Time Type:
Part Time
Job Category:
Salary:
$20,000 - 30,000
Organization Type:
Church
Denomination:
Worship Style:
Blended
Church Size:
less than 100

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Contact Name:
Janet Leonard
Address1:
P.O. Box 223
Address2:
523 Waldoboro Rd. (Rt. 32)
City:
Bremen
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
04551
Country:
USA
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