Pastor

at Grace Baptist Church (view profile)
Location 2470 Huntley Road, Stittsville, Canada
Date Posted January 6, 2023
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time

Description

Grace Baptist Church of Ottawa is a congregation of about 35, established in 2004. Our church building is located in Stittsville, a suburb of Ottawa and our congregation is drawn from the greater Ottawa area. We are committed to the Doctrines of Grace and desire to experience the life-transforming work of the gospel. More information about our church, including our statement of faith, is available on our website at www.gbcottawa.ca

 

We are inviting applications for the position of fulltime pastor.  We are looking for a man who meets the requirements of Scripture (1Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-10, 1 Peter 5:1-4).  In addition, he has the following attributes.

  • A passion for Christ, for the Church and for the lost
  • Able to articulate a God-given calling to Pastoral ministry
  • Good communication and personal relationship skills
  • Formal theological training (Masters degree preferred)
  • Committed to the doctrines summarized in the 1644 First London Baptist Confession of Faith and the 1689 Second London Baptist Confession of Faith
  • A demonstrable capacity for Biblical counseling
  • The heart of a shepherd and a spirit of humility
  • A dedication to honoring God in every aspect of his ministry

Responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare and deliver sermons and Bible lessons that are balanced in terms of doctrine and application and provide an overview of the whole counsel of God
  • Lead the Church in outreach and evangelism
  • Disciple new believers and equip the congregation to serve
  • Provide pastoral care for the congregation, including visitation (hospital, elderly, needy), and conducting baptisms, funerals and weddings
  • Provide Bible-based counseling to those with spiritual needs
  • Work effectively with the Elders, Deacons and committees as they carry out their responsibilities

Applicants are asked to provide:

  • A resume;
  • A covering letter explaining your reason for applying; and
  • A statement of your beliefs.

Please submit your application via email to Pastor Peter Dyck at padyck@hotmail.com