Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Ledgewood

Ledgewood, NJ 07852

Denomination: Baptist - Other

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Church Size: less than 100

Salary: Not specified

Posted on: June 21, 2024

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Position Overview:
We are seeking a full-time pastor to lead our congregation. The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong leadership qualities in accordance with biblical standards outlined in 1 Timothy 3:2-7, Titus 1:6-9, Exodus 18:19-23, and Acts 20:28. As per our understanding of scripture, the pastor should be male (1 Timothy 2:12 and 3:2-7). A clear calling to pastoral ministry, a deep knowledge and understanding of the Bible, and prior experience in ministry leadership are essential. A Master of Divinity or related field from an accredited university or seminary is required.

Preaching and teaching the Word of God with clarity and relevance
Providing pastoral care and counseling to congregation members
Leading or facilitating Bible studies, prayer meetings, and other activities that encourage spiritual growth
Overseeing the administration and operations of the church in collaboration with the leadership team
Engaging in community outreach and evangelism efforts to fulfill the Great Commission

Salary and Benefits:
Salary commensurate with experience
Parsonage and benefits included

Application Process:
Interested candidates who meet the above qualifications are to submit their resume, statements of faith, links to recorded sermons (3 sermons), and any other relevant materials. In your application, please include a brief description of your calling to pastoral ministry and how your experience aligns with the needs of our church community.
Thank you for considering joining The First Baptist Church of Ledgewood as our new pastor. We look forward to hearing from you and discerning God's leading in this process.

Note: We will review applications on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.

About First Baptist Church of Ledgewood :

The First Baptist Church of Ledgewood, NJ
(Suburbs, approximately 45 miles west of New York City)

Church Size: Approximately 80+ members

The First Baptist Church of Ledgewood is in a thriving community in the suburbs of New Jersey. We strongly emphasize the Bible as the inerrant Word of God and prioritize spiritual growth, fellowship, and outreach within our close-knit congregation. Our church has earned a reputation as a family church, fostering deep relationships and supporting members at various points in their spiritual journeys. 

Job Qualifications:

A Master of Divinity or related field from an accredited university or seminary is required. 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Senior Pastor
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Full Time
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Church Size:
less than 100

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Contact Name:
Mrs. Daryl Lynn Blewett
233 Main Street
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