Pastor

at Pioneer Baptist Church (view profile)
Location Norland Ontario, Canada
Date Posted November 19, 2019
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time

Description

PIONEER BAPTIST CHURCH is located in a small town, Norland Ontario and is part of the northern section of Kawartha Lakes County. We are prayerfully seeking the man God has already chosen to serve as our next lead pastor. Our vision is to Love Christ, Love the Church, Love the Community. Pioneer Baptist is a body of believers that joyfully and obediently honours God by: loving him intimately, loving and serving by word, deed, time and resources, and loving all others compassionately. It is our goal that the new pastor would continue to lead us towards this vision and mission.
Currently, we are about 35 people and anticipate some growth as people move north to retire in cottage country. We currently have approximately 18 youth who attend Friday night youth group, two church hockey teams (20 men), 13 who come Wednesday nights for Kids Club and 24 ladies who come to Tuesday night or Wednesday morning Ladies Bible Studies. Additional information about the church can be found on the church website (www.pioneerbaptist.ca)
To help us achieve our vision and accomplish our purpose, our next Pastor will have the following characteristics:
• A model of faith, grace, and love
• Highly relational and engaging
• Growing in his relationship with God
• Visionary (understanding our vision, and how to move it forward)
• Provide leadership/discipleship that inspires others to serve
• Excellent teacher/preacher/communicator/encourager
• Education:
o Seminary training
• Team player - able to mentor and work with our Deacons and leadership with whom God has blessed us
• Willing to work alongside the leaders with the children and youth
• Willing to engage with community and events run by the community
All interested applicants must be credentialed or able to be credentialed by the FEB Central (visit: http://www.febcentral.ca/downloads/sb_febcentral/PastorsProfile2016-Centralcopy.pdf for information on the credentialing process).
If this sounds like you, we invite you to email your resume to: ln1954@gmail.com (where the first letter is a lower case L)