Job Board

Lead Pastor

Milford Bible Church - Milford, PA

Salary/Range: TBD

Website: http://milfordbiblechurch.org

Gospel Preaching and Teaching
The Lead Pastor will:

-Assume primary responsibility for providing clear, compelling, expositional, Christ-centered preaching of the whole counsel of God.
-Be actively involved in teaching outside the primary Sunday morning service.


Shepherding
In cooperation with the other Pastors and Elders, the Lead Pastor will:

-Take initiative to safeguard doctrine, develop the mission, vision and core values, and cast and execute the vision for MBC in alignment with Scripture.
-Equip MBC for discipleship, growth, evangelism, prayer, and other forms of ministry.
-Be involved in pastoral care, counseling, visitation, and discipline.
-Perform funerals, weddings, baptisms, and baby dedications as needed.


Leadership
The Lead Pastor will:

-Identify and train leaders from among the congregation.
-Foster unity among the elder team.
-Ensure that other elders, interns, and gifted men are equipped and offered opportunities to preach at MBC services.
-Ensure services are conducted for the glory of God, edification of the believer and salvation of the lost, in alignment with Scripture and MBC’s core values.
-Oversee all MBC paid staff.


Pastor Profile
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Our pastor will be above reproach, meeting the scriptural qualifications for elders as described in: 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9, 1 Peter 5:1-4.
-Masters of Divinity degree or equivalent from an accredited institution.
-5 years of pastoral ministry experience with a demonstrated ability in expository preaching and teaching, leadership, shepherding, relationship building, discipleship, and evangelism.
-In agreement with the Mission, Vision, Values, and Statement of Faith of Milford Bible Church, including the Gender, Marriage, and Authority statement.
-Maintains a strong commitment to home and foreign missions.
-Self-awareness and humility – understands his own strengths and weaknesses, is candid about them, and works to complement weaknesses and capitalize on strengths.


To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter, along with a completed introductory questionnaire and recordings of three recent sermons to office@milfordbiblechurch.org

To download the introductory questionnaire and for more information please visit milfordbiblechurch.org/pastoralsearch