Bloomingdale Friends Church

Bloomingdale, IN 47832

Category: Senior Pastor

Posted on: January 26, 2019

Time Type: Full Time


Job Description:

PASTOR sought for loyal congregation in small rural town in west-central Indiana's historic Parke County
40 hours per week full-time position with parsonage and benefits provided is available immediately

The mission of Bloomingdale Friends Church/Meeting is
Encouraging the development of our personal faith in God,
Seeking to prepare ourselves to grow and live as followers of Jesus Christ, and
Meeting the spiritual needs of the members and the community through fellowship and service.
Bloomingdale Friends/Quaker Church has the expectation that their pastor will exemplify the values expressed by our Mission Statement. This would include first and foremost in believing that Jesus Christ is God's Son and in taking personal responsibility for insuring that Jesus Christ is our central focus. In addition, we expect them to not only continue to develop their personal Faith in God through various continuing educational opportunities and courses but also to assist in the development of the personal faith of the membership and the community-at large. We also expect service in the form of weekly Sunday sermons for the membership and additional interactive fellowships, visitations and/or counsel with members, non-members, and the community.

This position is expected to be at least a two year commitment. Our congregation is committed to working on developing and implementing programs serving families in our community. We expect the pastor to have experience or training in this specific area.

About Bloomingdale Friends Church:

Bloomingdale Friends (Quaker) Church is a small church in a rural community. Part of Western Yearly Meeting of Friends Church and Friends United Meeting. A congregation who seeks to reach out to our community and serve. 

Job Qualifications:

Prefer candidate with BA/BS degree and Christ-centered theology with interest in community outreach and family ministry. Helpful experience could include: - Church Planting Experience - Church Revitalization - Missions Experience - Childrens Ministry Experience - Community Based Ministry - Exposure to the Rural Climate and Setting 

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$40,000 - 50,000
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less than 100

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Bonnie Hobbs
PO Box 186
64 W. Academy St.
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