Faith Baptist Church
Faith Baptist Church, a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship-affiliated church in Georgetown, Kentucky, is prayerfully seeking a full-time senior pastor to lead a multigenerational congregation that humbly, earnestly and openly seeks the truth and strives to grow spiritually. With an average attendance of 150-200, Faith Baptist is a missions-oriented congregation that is called to minister to both the physical and spiritual needs of the most vulnerable at the local and global levels. The senior pastor will be a creative, inspiring, vision-casting leader. S/he will enjoy crafting creative sermons which present an engaging and thought-provoking perspective on the Scriptures message; work with staff to design vibrant and purposeful worship services which bring ancient worship practices into a liturgy formed with 21st century congregants in mind; develop a vision for reaching and integrating diverse groups into our congregation, especially young families; foster and grow a sense of common purpose and mission among a curious, creative, and theologically diverse congregation; provide effective and thoughtful guidance about spiritual formation; inspire congregants to engage in service and to show leadership in developing and sustaining service opportunities; understand the needs of the community and have well-informed strategies to bring people into the Kingdom of God and to care for the least of these; lead and manage a cohesive team of ordained ministers and lay leaders. Candidates should hold a masters or doctoral degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school. It is highly desirable that candidates have at least 5-10 years of purpose-filled and reflective ministry experiences. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and a resume (including at least three references). The cover letter should highlight any aspects of the candidates spiritual journey and ministerial calling that especially relate to the desired roles in the list above.