Senior Pastor

Open Door Baptist Church

Kansas City, KS 66109

Denomination: Baptist - Other

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Church Size: 100 - 250

Salary: Not specified

Posted on: May 31, 2022

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Open Door Baptist Church - Senior Pastor
Position: Senior Pastor
Denomination: Independent Baptist
Job Type: Full-Time
Address: 3033 North 103rd Terrace, Kansas City, KS. United States of America

About the Position:
The Pastor will serve the church by providing a balanced ministry of preaching, teaching, pastoral care and organizational leadership to the congregation for the glory of God. In addition, the Pastor will work in partnership with the deacons, church staff, and ministry leaders to fulfill the vision and mission of the church and promote discipleship among the congregation.

Organization Mission:
We exist to help people know and follow Jesus.

Pastoral Qualifications:
Ordained minister
Pastor (Feeder of the Flock) One who devotes himself to the welfare of the church. Leads by example, serving in humility, not seeking self-recognition, but primarily concerned with protecting the flock of God.
Overseer One who oversees all church activities, programs and ministries. He is a good steward, patient, tactful, prudent, teachable, and not tempted by financial gain. (1 Timothy 3:2-3; Titus 1:7-8).
Elder Mature spiritual leader whose family reflects a Christ-centered, peaceful life. (Titus1:5-6).

Minimum Requirement: Bachelor's Degree in Theology
o (Master's preferred)

At least five years (preferably 10 years) of pastoral experience
A history of involvement in church life

Visionary leadership and implementation
Organization, counseling, and interpersonal relationships

Spiritual Characteristics
Compassionate Matthew 9:36
A Servant's Heart - Mark 10:45
Loving Nature - John 15:13
Forgiving - Luke 23:34
Committed Colossians 3:23-24
Prayerful - Ephesians 6:18
Gentleness 2 Timothy 2:24-26
Patience - 2 Timothy 4:1-2
Self-Controlled - 1 Peter 5:8-9
Humility -1 Timothy 6:9-11

Personal Characteristics
Born again believer with a personal devotion to Jesus Christ
In alignment with the beliefs of Open Door Baptist Church (
Pre-Tribulation doctrine
A heart for missionaries and their work worldwide
An exceptional expositor of Scripture who preaches with passion, accuracy, and compassion
An approachable person of integrity, authenticity and transparency, marked by humility
Committed to the growth of the church body and a desire to maintain a long-term ministry at Open Door Baptist Church
Promoter of unity within the flock
Can bridge the generation gap
Experience, skill and a passionate heart for working in a thriving multicultural environment
Continues to pursue additional studies
Gives graciously to the church through tithes and offerings
Able to give and receive feedback constructively and resolve conflict effectively

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Job Title:
Senior Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Not specified
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Church Size:
100 - 250

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Contact Name:
Matthew Cobb
3033 N 103rd Terr
Kansas City
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