Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Quartzsite

QUARTZSITE, AZ 85346-0596

Denomination: Baptist - Other

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Posted on: January 31, 2020

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

The pastor is to be the practical & spiritual leader of the church. He is responsible to the Lord and the church to primarily proclaim the gospel and teach the Bible. He is also to engage in pastoral care, provide supervisory leadership in all areas and administrate the paid and volunteer staff.

Ministry Requirements and Responsibilities:

1. Plan and conduct worship services; prepare and deliver sermons and lead in observance of the
church ordinances.
2. Lead the church in an effective evangelism and in a caring ministry for those in the church and
3. Lead in an effective care of visiting members and prospects.
4. Conduct counseling sessions. Perform wedding ceremonies and conduct funerals.
5. Lead the church in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating and evaluating the total ministry of
the church.
6. Represent the church in civic matters.
7. Act as moderator of the church business meetings.
8. Work with church members as they perform their ministry responsibilities.
9. Serve as administrator of the paid church staff; supervise the work of the ministry staff; both
volunteer and paid ministers and directors.
10. Function as an Elder of the church with all the elders. First among equals. He is also ex official of
all teams, boards and committees of the church.

About First Baptist Church of Quartzsite:

Community Profile: First Baptist Church of Quartzsite is located in the small desert town of Quartzsite, Arizona just 18 miles from the Colorado River. The area consists of a lot of open desert perfect for hunting, hiking, biking and off road adventures with a multitude of trails to explore. Also, being so close to the river, you can water ski, take boat rides or just relax and enjoy some fishing. The desert has a beauty all of its own with spectacular sunrises and sunsets. With all of this available, it is no wonder people are drawn to the area and social activities increase during the winter months with the influx of snowbirds and vendors. The town has a Library and Museum, bus service in town as well as to neighboring towns, a small gym at the local Community Center and events at the Town Park. The education available is an Elementary school through 8th grade and High School is bussed to Salome. For any health needs we have a clinic in town and paramedics with Aviation medical 

Job Qualifications:

Qualifications: Compatible Doctrinal statement and Statement of faith. Attitudes and Skills: Optimistic People skills such as: o A strong encourager and lover of people. o Effective at interpersonal communication both as a listener and speaker. o A passion to invest relationally. Good leadership skills such as: o Emphasis on biblical teaching. o Develop effective ministry teams. o Shepherd and develop the leadership of the church. Compensation: Negotiable based on experience and education.  

Position Information:

Job Title:
Senior Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Not specified
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Church Size:
less than 100

Contact Information:

Contact Name:
Ken Stuart
PO Box 596
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