This full-time staff position, for an ordained person actively involved in Christian ministry, has the responsibility of assisting the Senior Pastor in various aspects of church leadership. The Associate Pastor is one who casts a vision for the ministries under his direction. He lives out the Great Commission by sharing the gospel boldly from the pulpit, by being in the community, and through one-on-one relationships. The Associate Pastor is responsible to the church, supervised by the Senior Pastor, for assisting church program organizations to develop a comprehensive program of Discipleship Education
The Associate Pastor shall be a well-trained, experienced, ordained Baptist minister, preferably with a degree from a Baptist Theological Seminary.