Southern Baptist Convention

We are a small community church location within 10 miles of Jefferson City, Missouri. We have approximately 40 Sunday morning worship attendees. We currently have Sunday School, Sunday morning worship services, and Life Group meetings on a weekly basis. In addition to the salary above, we provide a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom parsonage that is located next door to the church.

We are seeking a full time or bi-vocational pastor. Our current pastor will be retiring at the end of February.

Our Mission: Our church exists to help others to trust and follow Jesus and equip them to do the same.

We are looking for a pastor who is able to equip individuals to become faithfaul followers of Jesus. We are looking for a pastor who is a Southern Baptist man of God, and mature in the Lord, who can lead our church in reaching individuals in our community. He must be a Bible believer who is knowledgeable in the word and preferably preaches expositorily.


We prefer someone with at least a formal education with a preference towards seminary training. Age is not a determining factor.

The qualifications for the pastor shall be as written and set forth in the New Testament I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. The candidate must agree with the Southern Baptist faith and message and support the Cooperative Program. The candidate must pass a criminal, financial, and sexual misconduct background check. The candidate must communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing. The candidate must have leadership, life and ministry experience. The candidate must also lead the church in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating the Church Leadership Team.


JoAnn Looten, Chairperson of Pastor Search Committ

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church

7804 Heritage Hwy
Jefferson City, MO 65109-9452
(314) 828-1021

We are a rural church approximately 10 miles outside of Jefferson City, MO.