First Baptist Church, New Liskeard Published: January 4, 2017
Job Type
Category
Permanent Position
Yes
Country
Canada

Description

We require a full-time pastor after January 1, 2017.  Successful candidate will provide preaching/teaching ministry and leadership in evangelism/outreach and ministries to children, youth and seniors.

Overview of Church and Community

Located in what is now known as Temiskaming Shores, population 10,500.  Positioned on the northern shores of Lake Temiskaming our geography and climate provide a wonderful variety of recreational and cultural activities in every season of the year.  We live where you want to vacation.

First Baptist Church is small - member (55); adherents (34) - but we are a welcoming church with room for growth and a heart for ministry.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • CBOQ credentials or equivalent
  • Master of Divinity degree from an accredited seminary
  • Communication skills - oral and written
  • Computer skills
  • Time management skills

Role and Responsibilities

Worship Leader - You will help us grow our capacity for worship through preaching, teaching adult Sunday School class and mid-week Bible study.

Evangelism and community outreach - You will use your particular pastoral skills in visitation and counselling; and demonstrate leadership in ministry to children, youth and seniors.

Administrative - You will attend the following meetings: Deacons (meet monthly), Board of Management (meets quarterly), Congregational meetings (quarterly and annual)

Preferred Skills

  • Preaching/teaching
  • Evangelism/outreach
  • Administrative

"Christian faith lived out with integrity and authenticity."

Contact

Send a letter of application, C.V. including appropriate references and statement of faith to:

Bill Glassford, 077495 Sutton Bay Rd. RR3, New Liskeard Ontario, P0J1P0

Phone: 705-647-4720/705-647-0704

Email: glassfordw@gmail.com