Senior Pastor

Columbia Baptist Fellowship

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CBF Congregation Profile:
CBF Senior Pastor Position Description:
Ministry Requirements/Qualifications:
Minimum of 5 years ministerial and pastoral care experience as a lead or senior pastor.
Earned a Masters’ Degree in Divinity, Theology, or related studies. A terminal seminary degree is preferred (i.e. Doctor of Philosophy [Ph.D.], Doctor of Ministry [D. Min.]).
Mature Christian with a deep biblical understanding and a well-developed approach to servant leadership and ministerial staff administration.
Maintain a professional and family life that is spirit-led and steeped in a moral character and integrity.
Commitment to the Local Church as an expression of the Body of Christ.
Commitment to the distinctive principles of our Baptist faith and heritage.
High-energy, personally-invested and bridge-building leader committed to faith community among a multi-racial, multi-generational, multi-cultural, and theologically diverse congregation.
Commitment to ministry with an Interfaith environment.
Able to motivate and develop lay leaders, and comfortable utilizing audio/video technology to communicate message/sermon delivery.
Demonstrate temperament and ability to receive and give feedback, and to work collegiately and collaboratively with the ministerial staff and other church leaders.
Master's Degree
How To Apply

Ray Sudduth
Columbia Baptist Fellowship
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045