Associate Pastor

Position:  Associate Pastor

Position Qualifications:

  • Personal relationship with and commitment to the Lord Jesus Christ.
  • This position serves as an ex officio member of the Elder Board; therefore, this man must meet the qualifications of an elder as listed in 1 Timothy and Titus.
  • Thorough knowledge of Scripture (College level or Bible school training strongly preferred).
  • Subscribe to the Statement of Faith, Constitution, By-Laws, goals, and policies of Faith Baptist Church.
  • Proven involvement in fruitful ministry within a local church (experience in vocational ministry a plus, though not absolutely necessary).
  • A pastor’s heart evident in:
  • A “Great Commandment” love for God and others.
  • A “Great Commission” commitment to evangelism and discipleship.
  • A passion for equipping the saints to do the work of the ministry.
  • A team player mindset evidenced in loyalty to the congregation, its mission, the
  • elders and church staff.
  • A commitment to prayer for the church family.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to recruit, motivate and equip volunteer teams.
  • Have full support of spouse to the ministry (if married).
  • Experienced guitar or keyboard player, and vocally proficient in praise and worship style of music.

Position Responsibilities: (including, but not limited to)

The Associate Pastor’s ministry time and emphasis will primarily focus on worship; to be defined as:

Worship leading and training (approximately 80% of the position)

  • Planning, preparation and coordination of worship services with input and direction from the lead pastor.
  • Selection of all worship music.
  • Coordination of special music, and special worship events.
  • Leading and training for worship within LIFE (small) groups.
  • Coordinate worship team schedule and practice.
  • Work with the Finance Committee to develop and implement the worship budget.
  • Maintain presentation software, database and CCLI License information
  • Oversee Sound Techs, Songshow programming, and system maintenance
  • Lead Worship at weekly services and select special events.
  • Recruiting, training, and scheduling people for services.
  • Make sure sound booth is manned for funerals, weddings, and special events.
  • Confirm that radio programs and website downloads are prepared by Sound Tech.
  • Oversee preparation of sound equipment and stage needs for services.

Position Additions: (approximately 20% of the position)

  • The Associate Pastor will assist the Lead Pastor in equipping the congregation to fulfill the mission and purpose of the Church.
  • Involvement in additional areas of ministry in coordination with the Elder Board may include: pulpit supply, teaching, visitation, general pastoral care, attendance at staff and Elder Board meetings.
  • Maintain scheduled office hours in building.

A competitive salary and full benefit package will be set based upon education and experience.

To apply please send resume, references, and recording (digital) of you leading worship to:

Faith Baptist Church

ATTN: Pastor Stuart Boyer

777 N. Saginaw Ave.

Hines, OR 97738

Electronic Applications can be sent to:

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