Pastoral Vacancy

McConnell Road Baptist Church is seeking candidates for full-time pastor position. We are an independent Baptist church with about 100 members located on the outskirts of Greensboro, North Carolina. Our preaching is from the King James Version Bible and have a strong foundation of 75 years of ministry.  We have Sunday morning, Sunday evening and Wednesday evening services.   We also offer Sunday School classes for all ages as well as several youth programs.

RESPONSIBILITIES  

The Pastor will be the primary leader, and visionary of McConnell Road Baptist Church.  He will take a leadership role as the church seeks to fulfill its purpose to maintain the public worship of God and promote Christian ministry and service.  The Pastor should, under the authority of our Lord Jesus Christ, preach His Word and spread the Gospel so that sinners may be saved and believers edified. 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Qualified for the office according to the Biblical qualifications of 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9.
  • Be able to communicate a comprehensive understanding of the Bible and Christian theology in terms relevant to people’s lives.
  • Seek to lead people to make decisions for Christ encouraging their identification with and participation in the local church/community.
  • Develop and maintain existing programs and the vision and ministry for church growth.
  • Provide counseling for individuals, couples, families, or groups to enter a healing relationship.
  • Be willing and available to visit with church members or others in their homes or other settings.
  • Support and encourage mission endeavors at home or abroad.
  • Have a vital walk with Jesus Christ demonstrated by faithfulness, passion, and a clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ. 
  • Uphold and abide by the church constitution and by-laws.
  • Have the potential and desire to remain in a long-term ministry.
  • Be properly ordained.
  • Prefer college degree in ministry and/or some pastoral experience, but we recognize that God may have called you without these preferences.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of interest
  • Resume including a current photo
  • References (2 ministry and 2 personal)
  • Statement of faith
  • Personal testimony
  • 2 CD’s, DVD’s, YouTube videos, or links of two (2) recent sermons
  • Credit check/report

Interested individuals may submit application materials by

Email: PulpitCommittee@mcconnellroadbaptist.org

Mail: McConnell Road Baptist Church, 3911 McConnell Road, Greensboro, N.C. 24706.

For additional information, please contact us at pulpitcommittee@mcconnellroadbaptist.org