Senior Pastor

Verse by Verse Fellowship

San Antonio, TX 78216

Denomination: Non-Denominational

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Posted on: June 20, 2021

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Verse by Verse Fellowship (VBVF) is a church that follows Jesus through teaching the whole counsel of God, making disciples, and living with eyes for eternity. We believe that verse by verse expository Bible teaching from the Word is central to changing lives and hearts for Christ. We aim to model Jesus for one another, inviting one another to grow toward maturity in Him with an anticipation of our eternal rewards.

The senior pastor at Verse by Verse Fellowship will join the elders as shepherds of the congregation, moving the congregation toward spiritual maturity and equipping them for the work of ministry. He will model a faithful life of service to Christ in his teaching, shepherding, and personal life.

The senior pastor will demonstrate the character describing overseers in Titus 1:5-9 and 1 Timothy 3:1-7. Additional Expectations: & Job Description:

Agreement with VBVF Core Values, Mission Statement, bylaws, and ministry approach
References that affirm character traits listed above
Demonstration of experience in ministry such that he is equipped to the lead the staff and congregation both in day to day ministry and in strategic vision for spiritual growth of the church

Responsibilities
The senior pastor will be the primary teaching pastor, characterized by verse by verse exposition of the "whole counsel of God" through the public proclamation of the Word
Ensure that the preaching from the pulpit and throughout the church is consistent with the mission of Verse by Verse Fellowship in his own teaching and in the teaching of others, recognizing his responsibility to protect the flock
He will be responsible along with the elders for the development of a culture of discipleship through the ministry directors and staff primarily and also to the congregation at large
Supervision and/or oversight of ministry and staff as outlined in the organizational chart and consistent with his gifting
Lead by example in the areas of spiritual disciplines including prayer and participation in corporate worship
Coordinate the corporate worship with the associate pastors and others participating in the regular gathering
Oversee congregational care, ensuring that ongoing pastoral care, counseling, and church discipline is faithfully applied
Promote and participate in the global church's mission to spread the gospel both locally and beyond
Participation in elder board activities including meetings, budget stewardship, and strategic vision development

Compensation

The senior pastor's annual compensation will be negotiated with the candidate based on experience and other factors. He will be a full time employee. Further benefits will be discussed during the hiring process.

Compensation

The senior pastor's annual compensation will be negotiated with the candidate based on experience and other factors. He will be a full time employee. Further benefits will be discussed during the hiring process.

Application

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and list of references to search@vbvf.org 

About Verse by Verse Fellowship:

The Verse by Verse Fellowship (VBVF), Senior Pastor position, is located in beautiful and historic San Antonio, Texas. The Senior Pastor leads a vibrant and growing congregation of approximately 300 people at our church, which is centrally located in San Antonio.

VBVF is a church that follows Jesus through teaching the whole counsel of God, making disciples, and living with eyes for eternity. We believe that expository Bible teaching from the Word is central to changing hearts and lives for Christ.

We aim to model Jesus, inviting one another to grow toward maturity in Him with an anticipation of our eternal reward. The Senior Pastor will join this elder-led congregation as a shepherd, moving the congregation toward spiritual maturity and equipping them for the work of the ministry.

The Senior Pastor will model a faithful life of service to Christ in his teaching, disciplining and personal life. 

Job Qualifications:

The senior pastor will demonstrate the character describing overseers in Titus 1:5-9 and 1 Timothy 3:1-7. Additional qualifications include, but are not limited to, the following:

Agreement with VBVF Core Values, Mission Statement, bylaws, and ministry approach

References that affirm the character traits listed above

Demonstration of experience in ministry such that he is equipped to lead the staff and congregation both in day-to-day ministry and in strategic vision setting for spiritual growth of the church

 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Senior Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Not specified
Organization Type:
Church
Denomination:
Worship Style:
Blended
Church Size:
250 - 500

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Contact Name:
Forrest Tilger
Address1:
814 Arion Parkway
Address2:
City:
San Antonio
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
78216
Country:
United States
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