Pastor in rural church

at Villa Nova Baptist Church (view profile)
Location waterford, Canada
Date Posted May 27, 2024
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time



Job Posting

Villa Nova Baptist Church is looking for a Full Time Pastor.

Who we are:

Villa Nova Baptist Church is located in the village of Villa Nova and is supported by an average of 50 congregants drawn from local and surrounding areas.  The church was founded in 1850 and is affiliated with the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec (CBOQ). We are associated with and support our local Baptist Camp, Camp Oneida. We have an active Men’s Bible study and Women’s Bible study, as well as the Women of Faith who support local missions. When the schools have Professional Development Days we host PD Day Camps bringing in 20-25 children to learn about Jesus and have fun.  Our summer worship services are held outdoors which is a great outreach to the community.

Villa Nova is a short drive from Waterford, Simcoe, Port Dover and Brantford.  Physical address is 766 Villa Nova Road,  R.R. #5, Waterford,

Our Mission Statement:

Villa Nova Baptist Church is a welcoming, caring place for friends, family and community to gather together to worship and grow in our faith as we learn about God’s faithfulness and Christ’s love for us.

Qualification and Expectations:

  • Minimum of 3 years of pastoral experience
  • Ordained with the CBOQ, or possessing the qualifications to be credentialed by the CBOQ
  • Canadian Citizen, residing in Canada and is willing and able to relocate to the area 
  • Bible believing with a desire to preach and teach from the Scriptures 
  • Effective communicator
  • Able to:
      • challenge, equip, empower and inspire hope and excitement,
      • encourage congregation to grow and mature in their knowledge, relationship,  and commitment to Jesus
  • Works collaboratively with the Council and Deacons
  • Administrative and basic computer skills
  • Musical abilities a plus
  • Counselling and visitation to members and adherents at home or in hospital as needed, conduct weddings and funerals
  • Participate with the local Ministerial

 Interested person please direct  resume to  The Pastoral Search Team at complete with references with contact information.