We are seeking a Part-time Pastor who is led by the Holy Spirit to enable and equip the members of this congregation to fulfill God’s purpose here and abroad. This is a Pastoral role.
Overview of Church and Community
St. George Baptist Church is located in the village of St. George in Brant County, Ontario. It is a faith community that has served in the village for the past 195 years. We are an older congregation with few children and a few young people that attend a Thursday night program. Our church vision is to be a church of Connected, Christian, Missional people, and we seek to see this lived out for all ages.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
The successful candidate will have pastoral experience, good relational skills for both seniors and young people. A dynamic and growing relationship with Christ. Preference will be given to those who have graduated from an accredited seminary & university.
He or she will have a willingness to be flexible with working hours as needs present themselves.
Role and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be responsible for Sunday worship, lead a Thursday morning Bible Study. And when able to attend the youth program on Thursday evenings, hospital visitation as needed and to a few people in local nursing homes and for medical reasons unable to attend church, as appropriate. The youth program on Thursday evening is currently being led by one of the mothers who has an MDiv. Degree from Tyndale Seminary in Toronto.
To preach and teach the Word of God
To be a shepherd for our congregation.
To disciple people to a greater maturity in Christ.
To pray for our church and community.
To work with the deacons and other leaders to provide leadership for the congregation.
Normally the youth programming will be prepared in consultation with the Interim Pastor and the Deacon’s Board.
The acceptable candidate will live by the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec’s Statement of Ethical Pastoral Conduct. He or she will fully support the values, vision, mission and policies of St George BC and the CBOQ
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St. George 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. ***