Senior Pastor

United Christian Church

Rockville, MD 20853

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Posted on: January 19, 2024

Time Type: Other

Job Description:

Job Title: Head Pastor
Denomination: Non-Denominational†
Church Size: less than 100

Role Profile
The Senior Pastor is the spiritual leader of the church, and is responsible to proclaim
the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the biblical revelation, to engage in pastoral care,
and to provide administrative leadership in all areas of church life and function. The
pastor should be able to articulate his vision for the church and create actionable steps
towards the vision.†

Job Responsibilities:
● Preparing sermons by researching how to present Bible lessons to the
congregation to meet their spiritual needs
● Providing spiritual guidance to the community
● Officiating at special occasions in the lives of the congregation, such as
communions, weddings, baptisms, and funerals etc.
● Helping the church ministry by attending to administrative duties (working closely
with the board etc.)
● Communication skills both verbally and in writing to inform, persuade and comfort
congregation members (a pastorís communication skills are also important to
communicate with church staff)
● The ability to be confidential when working with congregation members to better
counsel and comfort church members in times of crisis; a Pastor should respect
a congregation memberís privacy during and after pastoral counseling
● Project management skills to work with the church administration in a timely
● Strong moral character to give a good religious example to the congregation.
Delegating responsibility to the board, committee chairs, teachers and others in a
timely manner that helps them to thrive independently and autonomously


Job Qualifications:

1. Born Again Christian
2. Graduated from an accredited seminary or divinity school (preferred not required)
3. At least 3-5 years of experience in a lead pastoral role (preferred but not required)
4. Candidate should be married
5. Candidate to be of sober mind, respectful, compassionate (exhibits the fruit of the
Spirit Galatians 5:22-23, love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23
[a]gentleness, self-control)
6. Experience in managing staff (primary supervisor and administrator of staff).
7. Ordained Minister 

Position Information:

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

Contact Information:

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Contact Name:
Cherise Wilson
4610 Renn St
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