MCWBC English congregation has a weekly attendance of 30-40, in worship, Sunday school or fellowship. Our desire is to make disciples who would multiply across culture and generations. Our focus is to develop in Discipleship, Next Generation, and All-Nation(D.N.A.).We are seeking a Pastoral Intern to alleviate workload from the English Ministry Pastor,and also take upon some key responsibilities during English Ministry Pastor’s Sabbatical leave.
Overview of Church and Community
Montreal City West Baptist Church (MCWBC) is a young multi-generational church of about 300 worshipers on the island of Montreal. We are evolving from a Cantonese-speaking heritage church to a second-generation multi-ethnic community, with a strong sense of mission and discipleship. Our ministries surround the core values of Worship, Instruction, Fellowship and Evangelism. The church is experiencing growth in the students, career, and young family ministries.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
- Shepherding heart and biblical living.
- Spiritual maturity and strong interpersonal skillswith a learner's awareness of cultural diversity.
- Minimum of 5 year ministry experience.
- Graduated from accredited seminary.
- Demonstrate fluency in writingand speakingin English, Cantonese and Frenchare of asset.
- In agreement with the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec statement of faith and MCWBC church constitution.
Role and Responsibilities
During the 1-year periodfor this position, the Pastoral Internwill be working closely with the English Ministry Pastor or the Pastoral team, withthe following roles:
- To preach and teach God's Word
- To build a mature faith community e.g. daily devotion, prayer life, love one another, serve the needy, and etc.
- To engage culture and social issues with grace and truth
- To build an integrated, intergenerational culture within MCWBC
- To outreach to the community
- To assist in youth and family ministry
- To assist in special projects such as VBS, worship, workshop, etc
Working directly under the supervision of the English Ministry Pastor or Pastoral Team.
- Contract position: 1-yearcontract
- In Town Travel Allowance for visitations
- The position will be evaluated in the 4th month
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Montreal City West Baptist Church welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.