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Mar Vista Baptist Church - Imperial Beach, CA

Salary/Range: $2,000 / month for PART TIME


Mar Vista Baptist Church of Imperial Beach, California is seeking a Senior Pastor. Our church is a traditional neighborhood Southern Baptist Church in a small beach community between greater San Diego and the U.S. / Mexican border. We currently have an average of 30 attendees at Sunday Worship Service with huge potential for growth. The Church family participates in Sunday School, Bible studies, and supports various SBC missions.
The Senior Pastor will lead Mar Vista Baptist Church (MVBC) in proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ, he will be a Servant Leader. He will plan and conduct worship services and sermons. He will teach God’s Word, engage in pastoral care ministries, and shepherd the congregation in its relationship with Jesus Christ. Pastoral care will include Biblical preaching, the ordinances of Baptism and Lord’s Supper, performing Christian weddings ceremonies and officiating at funerals/memorial services. He will be expected to visit church members, prospects, and the sick and homebound. The Senior Pastor will lead MVBC in telling Imperial Beach the good news of salvation to the lost, through Jesus Christ.
The successful candidate will be a Southern Baptist ordained minister with five years of pastor experience and have a university degree in Divinity from a Southern Baptist Convention affiliated college or seminary. He will be in concert with the Baptist Faith & Message 2000. He must meet the Biblical qualifications in 1st Timothy, Titus, and 1st Peter. He must be able to work in coordination with an entire volunteer staff and a congregation led church.
Initially MVBC is able to contract the Pastor for a part-time ministerial effort compensated at $2,000 a month with three weeks paid vacation per year along with the availability of an offset for the IRS Minister Housing Allowance. MVBC desires 18 contact hours during the week, schedule is negotiable.
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