This is a full time position with Bible Christian Church in Garden City, Kansas
As the Senior Minister of our church with nearly 900 people who call it home, he would be asked to lead our staff and congregation as we endeavor to lead all to become fully devoted followers of Christ. While he will be asked to lead, we are looking for a man who demonstrates the heart of a Pastor in all that he does. His primary responsibilities will be given to leading, preaching, teaching, and pastoral care as needed. We believe the man God has in mind for us will possess the giftedness to excel in these responsibilities. He is expected to mentor and offer direction as necessary to our staff of 3 full time Ministers Associate, Executive Youth and Middle School, and two part-time positions, worship and children’s. He will also give oversight to other office staff. Salary is negotiable based upon experience and qualifications with medical benefits and a car provided.
Please send a cover letter, resume, link for a sermon CD or DVD (preferred) and a family picture (optional) to the email address below.
He is to have at least 10 years of experience in ministry with some experience leading a multiple staff congregation preferred. He is to have shown the ability to grow a church and have a passion for the lost. He will be expected to cast a vision for the church and strategically move us in the direction God would have us to go. He is to have both an undergraduate degree from a college and a master’s level degree from a seminary. Ideally this would be from a school/seminary aligned with our Restoration Movement. He should demonstrate a growing relationship with Christ and a walk consistent with that of a mature Christ follower.
Bible Christian Church is located in the growing community of Garden City, Kansas (Pop. 30,000) in Southwest Kansas. We have an auditorium that will seat over 450 with many classrooms as well as the Family Life Center which houses our offices, preschool, kindergarten, a large gym and 6 more classrooms. We have three worship services on Sunday with an average attendance of 500 adults and children. We have a growing small groups ministry which includes Celebrate Recovery, a dynamic youth ministry and powerful ministry to children.
Number of Employees: 10
Average attendance Range: 450-550