First Baptist Church New Liskeard Published: June 28, 2023
65 Wellington St. N. Box 1832 New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0

Job Type
Permanent Position
Application Deadline


We require a full-time pastor as soon as possible, God being our guide. Successful applicant will provide preaching/teaching ministry, and leadership in evangelism/outreach which will minister to children, youth & seniors. You will have to run fast to catch up with our enthusiastic Revitalization Team as they grow deeper into this special 3 yr. CBOQ program. They are building momentum weekly!

Overview of Church and Community

Located in what is now known as Temiskaming Shores (formerly New Liskeard), population 10,500. Positioned on the north-western corner shores of Lake Temiskaming, our climate provides a wonderful variety of recreational and cultural activities in every season of the year. We live where you want to vacation! Hospital and schools (kindergarten to college) and other amenities are centrally located. 

Church Purpose | Mission Statement

We long to make a positive difference as we strive to reach people of our community with the saving love of Jesus Christ, even as we ourselves continue to seek to grow into fully devoted followers of Jesus. We are currently a small congregation but we are a welcoming church with room for growth & a heart for ministry.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • CBOQ credentials or equivalent
  • Master of Divinity degree from an accredited seminary
  • Communication skills, both oral and written
  • Computer skills 

Role and Responsibilities

Worship leader – you will help us grow our capacity for worship through preaching & teaching on Sundays and mid-week bible study.

Evangelism & community outreach – using your pastoral skills in visitation & counseling, and demonstrating leadership in ministry to all ages.

Administration – attending regular meetings of Deacons (monthly), Management (1/4ly) & Congregational (1/4ly & annual)Conducting weddings and funerals, & Other duties as may be required. 

Preferred Skills



Time management/administration;

Ability to relate to all ages. 

*A mature Christian faith lived out with integrity and authenticity.* 

French is an asset


Send letter of application & CV, including appropriate references & statement of faith to Dianne Bush at

P.O. Box 835, New Liskeard, ON    P0J 1P0   or to Bob McCarty at

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.