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Senior Pastor - Westside Missionary Baptist Church

Chattanooga, TN

Posted on: 07/10/2022

The Senior Pastor is responsible to the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the biblical revelation, to establish the vision for the church, to engage in pastoral care ministries, to provide administrative leadership in all areas of church life, and to act as the chief administrator of the paid staff.

  • Plan and conduct the worship services; prepare and deliver sermons; lead in observance of ordinances.
  • Lead the church in an effective program of witnessing and in a caring ministry for persons in the church and community.
  • Visit members and prospects.
  • Conduct counseling sessions; perform wedding ceremonies; conduct funerals.
  • Serve as Ex-Officio of the Net Resource Foundation.
  • Work with deacons, church officers, and committees as they perform their assigned responsibilities; train and lead the deacons in a program of family ministries.
  • Cooperate with associational, state, and denominational leaders in matters of mutual interest and concern; keep the church informed of denominational development; represent the church in civic matters as determined.
  • Lead and develop a ministry team of pastors and associate ministers.
  • Serve as chief administrator of the paid church staff; supervise the work of assigned paid staff workers.


● Minimum 3 years of experience as a Pastor or related experience
● Must be ordained in their faith
● Seminary and/or College Graduate for an Accredited Institution
● Excellent written and verbal communication skills
● Exceptional problem solving and conflict resolution skills
● Strong speaking and presentation skills
● Good active listening and willingness to help
● Service-oriented with genuine care for the wellbeing of people
● Excellent social perceptiveness and engagement
SALARY RANGE: $45,000 - $52,000 BENEFITS: Negotiable
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