Southern Baptist Convention

Pastor needed for small Southern Baptist church. Russell Cave Road Baptist Church in Lexington, Ky is seeking a pastor that conducts traditional worship services. We are a mission minded church that supports giving to the Southern Baptist Convention, the Kentucky Baptist Convention and our local Central Kentucky Network of Baptist Association. A semi-retired pastor or a bi-vocational pastor candidate would be considered. Please email your resume to or mail to: Russell Cave Road Baptist Church, Att: Pastor Search Committee, 3179 Russell Cave Road, Lexington, KY 40511


1. Plan and conduct the worship services; prepare and deliver sermons; lead in observance of ordinances.
2. Lead the church in an effective program of witnessing and in a caring ministry for persons in the church and community.
3. Visit members and prospects.
4. Conduct counseling sessions; perform wedding ceremonies; conduct funerals.
5. Serve as chairman of the Church Council to lead in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and evaluating the total church program.
6. Work with deacons, church officers, and committees as they perform their assigned responsibilities; train and lead the deacons in their ministry.
7. Cooperate with association, state, and denominational leaders in matters of mutual interest and concern; keep the church informed of denominational development; represent the church in civic matters.
8. Serve as chief administrator of the paid church staff; supervise the work of the staff.


Jerry Sandford