Senior Pastor

Jennings Creek Gospel Church

Buchanan, VA 24066

Category: Senior Pastor

Posted on: February 08, 2019

Time Type: Part Time

Job Description:

BUCHANAN, VIRGINIA --- Is God impressing upon your heart the message of Romans 10:14-15?

JENNINGS CREEK GOSPEL CHURCH is currently accepting applications for position of Pastor. Current relevancy is given consideration for those living within the State of Virginia and/or recently transferred to the area. The ideal situation is to live within driving distance and a willingness to speak and hold service(s) several times for review and consideration of said position.

We are seeking a Part-time, Bi-vocational Pastor; licensed, ordained or willing to be ordained, a minimum of 5 years of pastoral or other ministry leadership experience. Willing to pastor a church comprised primarily of families from the community and willing to consider the possibility that God is calling them into rural ministry. A means of providing a place of residence for the pastor and/or his family is currently unavailable. Hours: 15-29 hours per week, dependent upon special events.

We are a fundamental Independent Baptist Church, not officially connected with any convention or association, but shall remain as a Fundamental Independent Baptist Church. We are a Christ centered, Gospel church dedicated to fulfilling the Great Commission [Matthew 28:19-20] and the Great Commandment [John 13:34-35].

Job Description: We are seeking a pastor that shall preach the Gospel and shall preach the whole counsel of the Word of God. He shall administer the ordinances of the church, act as moderator at all church meetings and/or for the transaction of church matters, supervise the teaching ministries of the church and tenderly watch over the spiritual interests of its members; committed to its membership, community, and growth in Christ.
⦁ Prepare and preach inspiring sermons sensitive to needs of the congregation and the unsaved
⦁ Providing leadership of church programs and events
⦁ Be supportive of our mission field and be “mission minded”
⦁ Desire to oversee the Lord's Supper and to conduct Baptisms by immersion
⦁ Administers to the needs of members with a calling for visitation of the sick, hospitalized, and nursing homes within the community

Our ministries include Sunday morning services and Wednesday night Bible Study with prayer. We have an active Women's group, Children's church and Youth activities that include: a summer vacation bible school outreach for our local community. We faithfully support several missionary families and mission minded programs.

Please submit cover letter along with resume, references, and belief statement to or mail application packet to: Jennings Creek Gospel Church Attn: Search Committee, Post Office Box 428, Buchanan VA 24066. Questions regarding posting may be directed to


About Jennings Creek Gospel Church:

Jennings Creek Gospel Church is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia; centrally located to Roanoke, Lexington, Bedford and Lynchburg,Virginia. The church is located along the beautiful Jennings Creek in Buchanan, Virginia. 

Job Qualifications:

1 Tim 3: 1-2; Jer 3:15; Jer 17:16 and Eph 4:11 

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Senior Pastor
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Part Time
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less than 100

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Pastor Search Committee
PO Box 428
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