Antioch Baptist Church is a 350 to 500 active membership evangelical, Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) church, located in Lumberton, NC. Antioch Baptist Church subscribes to the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message. Our church is seeking a full time Senior Pastor who is called to give spiritual and professional leadership to the church. As Pastor he is to feed the flock by proclaiming the Word of God, to guard, protect, and defend the flock, and to guide this flock in fulfilling the church's mission. The Pastor should be guided by the church's vision to present Christ in a loving, relevant, and spiritual manner. He is also responsible to the church for the development and promotion of a vision that includes inspiration, education, training, and appreciation for the Word of God to equip believers to be witnesses for Christ in all things.
Be a born again Christian whose life exemplifies a personal relationship with Christ.
Believe the Bible to be the infallible and inerrant Word of God.
Meet the Biblical requirements set forth in I Timothy 3:1-7.
Will not have no other employment while serving as Pastor of Antioch Baptist Church.
Five years experience as a Senior Pastor.
A Seminary graduate.
Master of Divinity preferred but not required.
Interested candidates should forward a completed application packet to firstname.lastname@example.org or to
Mike Gray, Chairperson of Pastor Search Committee 1497 Tolarsville Road Lumberton, NC 28358
Applicant packets should include the following:
A current resume, statement of faith, biography
3 References (Professional, including a Supervisor)
Audio or video clip of a recent sermon
A Cover letter with an expression of interest and a brief description of how you can fulfill God's purposes through this position
The date of when you are available to serve a congregation