Parkdale Baptist Church
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Community Pastor Position (start date summer 2023)
Full time position as an employee of Parkdale Baptist Church of Belleville, working alongside our Lead Pastor. Our expectation is that you will become the site pastor at our Parkdale Main Site located at 514 Sidney Street, with your main area of responsibility of forming groups within our adult congregation for the purpose of engaging our neighbourhood for Christ.
Parkdale has started a site church with a site pastor for the purpose of being a gospel light in the Victoria Ave neighbourhood. Our vision is to have more sites planted across the Quinte area, and we recognize that we also need a site pastor at our main Sidney St congregation. Our Sidney St congregation is a healthy group of over 350 individuals, with much ministry happening all ready. You will be part of staff team that includes a Youth Pastor and Children’s Director, and part of a ministry team that includes 2 healthy groups of deacons working actively to encourage GOING and DISCIPLING by our congregation. Our worship service at 10am, draws more than 250 adults, and consistently has new people showing up every Sunday.
Factors considered in our hiring decision in order of importance:
- Are you called and gifted for pastoral ministry?
- Do you have personal initiative? Are you a self starter?
- Can you demonstrate your ability to form groups for mission?
- Education and/or experience in small group ministry.
- Can you demonstrate organizational skills?
Scope of Work
- Lead us into forming adult groups, for the purpose of reaching our Sidney St community.
- Develop and lead an engaging hospitality system for those who visit us on Sunday am.
- Develop a culture at Sidney of doing life together.
- Become part of our preaching team and preach when required across our sites.
- Develop and cast vision for the Sidney Site- What kind of neighbour will we be?
Interested? – please contact John Tedford email@example.com