Pastoral Vacancy Announcement

Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church of Stockton, Alabama is seeking a pastor, called by God who will be a spiritual leader of the congregation.

The qualified candidate is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the bible, to provide Christian Leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation.

Pastor Job Description

Position Title - Full-time Pastor
Opening Date: March 1, 2018
Closing Date: March 31, 2018
Salary Range - $7,800/annually

All interested and qualified persons must submit an initial candidate package consisting of the following information:

•A letter of interest which includes a description of how you became a believer of Jesus Christ, and the reason you are called to the ministry as a pastor.
•A current resume which includes a summary of reverent ministry professional and educational experience.
•Copies of ministerial license and/or ordination certificate.
•Copies of degrees.
•Three (3) recommendation letters: clergy, layperson and personal.
•Current color photo.

Any candidate package received after deadline date will not be considered. NOTE: Missing information may result in automatic disqualification. Final candidates will be notified and asked to provide additional information later in the selection process. Final candidates must consent to a reference check, a criminal history background check, a drug screening test, and a credit and financial history review (performed through outside agencies for complete confidentiality).

All information presented will be treated as “Confidential”.

How to Apply - If you would like to submit a resume: Mail your completed application packet to: Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church, Attention: Pastoral Search Committee, P. O. Box 286, Stockton, Alabama 36579.

Who May Be Considered:
•As a candidate for the role as our shepherd, our first requirement is that your life exemplifies the basic characteristics as written in 1 Timothy 3
•You are currently married
•You are of Baptist Faith

The Pastoral Search Committee will respond to each applicant upon receipt of their completed packet. If you do not hear from us within 15 days of submitting your packet, please contact us, as it may be lost in transit.

Our church family is dedicated to prayer as we seek our new Pastor, and will also pray for you as you seek His plan for you!

God bless you,
Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church
Pastoral Search Committee

Posted 2/13/2018