Senior Pastor
Christian Faith Baptist Church
Christian Faith Baptist Church is a congregation located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Church has strong emphases on missions, service and discipleship. The Church has historically been involved in social justice issues with a prophetic preaching ministry. Education and training have been hallmarks of the Church over her 30-year history. Christian Faith Baptist Church is seeking a spiritual leader who has been called by God to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ; to feed the flock of God and oversee the ministries of the church; to serve as teacher and shepherd of the congregation and as the administrator of church operations. The Church desires a pastor who will rely on the Holy Spirit and lead by following Jesus’ principles, commands, and statutes, as described in I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. The Church seeks a pastor who will lead by example through Christ-like character, personal integrity, and individual discipleship. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: • Preaching and Teaching • Leadership within the context of a congregational style of church governance • Caring for the needs of God’s people by counseling, prayer, and ministry wherever needed, including visiting the sick and shut-in • Administering the church ordinances of Baptism and the Lord’s Supper • Leadership and coordination of support for missions and outreach on local, national, and international levels. QUALIFICATIONS: • Master’s Degree from Seminary is preferred. • Minimum of six (6) years of pastoral experience • Licensed and ordained as a Baptist minister or an ordained minister who demonstrates authentic understanding and theologian practices in alignment with the qualifications of a pastor as listed in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. HOW TO APPLY: All qualified persons must submit the following documents and items to the Pastoral Search Committee: • Completed CFBC Senior Pastoral Application (available via email at cfbcpastoralsearch@gmail.com). • A letter of interest which includes a description of how you became a believer of Jesus Christ and the reason you are called to ministry as a pastor • A current resume that includes a summary of relevant ministry, professional, and educational experiences • Copies of ministerial license and ordination certificate • Copy of degree with official (sealed) transcript form postsecondary institution • Four (4) references: two (2) from religious leaders and two (2) personal (References provided will only be contacted for candidates who make it to the semi-final round.)
Posting Dates: 
05/01/2020 to 05/30/2020
Job Type: 
Full time
Job Category: 
Church, Administration
Contact Name: 
Pastoral Search Committee
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