Senior Pastor Full Time

@ Orangeburg Avenue Baptist Church
  • Modesto, California View on Map
  • Denomination: Baptist - SBC
  • Job Category: Pastor / Senior Pastor
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2020
  • Application Closed
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    Job Description

    The pastor is responsible to the church for providing spiritual and administrative leadership to the members of our church and community. He is to Shepherd the church by leading with clear direction based on the Word of God. He is to equip those in his congregation to be holy, hold the Word of God as the highest standard and to proclaim the gospel.


    1. To be the principal overseer and spiritual leader of the congregation:
    2. To provide administrative leadership for the total church program:
    3. To serve as chairman of the church council, or delegate and share the leadership with other staff members:
    4. To proclaim the gospel through preaching at our services of public worship and lead the church in gospel ministry to our community:
    5. To lead and delegate the planning and evaluation of the congregational services:
    6. To arrange for preaching during times of absence and guard the preaching ministry in protection of the church:
    7. To serve as moderator of church business sessions or appoint a moderator as desired:
    8. To serve ex-officio as a member of all committees of the church:
    9. To work with the personnel committee in recommending and advising the selection of all staff members:
    10. To give supervision to the church and school staff using other leadership present:
    11. To plan and provide leadership in the observances of the ordinances:
    12. To conduct funerals and weddings as able, delegating to other staff if desired:
    13. To help the church function within its constitution and by-laws using the committee structure and major programs of the church to promote ministry within the church:
    14. To counsel with church members on spiritual matters and refer to other counselors as need or desired:
    15. To oversee the deacon ministry and encourage them in visitation, spiritual growth, and evangelism as an extension of the pastor ministry:

    A qualified candidate will be a seminary graduate with an M.Div. degree, have a minimum of 5 years of Pastoral experience, and have strong administrative skills.

    Application deadline closed.

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