Senior Pastor

Independence Hill Baptist Church

Huntersville, NC 28078

Denomination: Baptist - Other

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Posted on: April 03, 2023

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

We are looking for a Senior Pastor to help make our great church even better! Do you have the passion to lead an existing church to a higher level of service? Are you a candidate who can help us grow by applying your gifts to the following?:

Train and develop church staff, providing regular feedback and evaluations.
Teach the church body, guiding them into spiritual maturity and discipleship.
Lead people to Christ, baptizing them, and shepherding them into spiritual maturity.
Encourage the congregation to share the Gospel as Ambassadors of Christ.
Shepherd the church through periods of adversity and conflict.
Deliver sermons that inspire listeners to act out their faith, share the Gospel, and serve with love.
Promote prayer, praise and worship, personally and corporately.
Provide Pastoral care during personal challenges, illnesses, turmoil, grief, and loss.
Officiate weddings, baby dedications, funerals and other ceremonies.
Lead the church in communion and celebrations such as Easter and Christmas.
Oversee the business of the church to ensure compliance with by-laws and governing entities.
Monitor the financial health of the church to ensure proper stewardship.
Communicate with church teams to ensure consistency in delivering our mission and vision. 

About Independence Hill Baptist Church:

Independence Hill Baptist Church (IHBC) is located north of Charlotte, NC on a beautiful, debt-free campus. We are looking for leadership to help spread the Gospel to thousands of new residents in recently built apartments and new homes surrounding our campus. IHBC is a multi-generational church that has been supporting local and global missions for over 150 years. Our previous Pastor led our congregation for 20 years. The next Pastor must have the skills to guide our church through these challenging times while supporting a new community and leading an existing body of believers. 

Job Qualifications:

The ideal candidate should possess the following:
A passion for the Gospel.
Strong leadership skills.
A commitment to providing loving pastoral care.
Master of Divinity or Master of Theology (or equivalent) from an accredited seminary or college.
Dynamic speaking skills to deliver impactful sermons and engaging messages.
Effective teaching skills for leading the congregation to spiritual maturity.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills for delivering messages with diplomacy.
A commitment to excellence and integrity.
Business management skills to oversee the business aspects of the church. 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Senior Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
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Church Size:
100 - 250

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Contact Name:
Polly Mitchell
10220 Independence Hill Road
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