Southern Baptist Convention


First Baptist Church Forney is seeking a Discipleship Pastor. FBC Forney is a growing church in the rapidly growing area of Forney, which is 20 miles east of Dallas. FBC Forney has recently completed the last phase of a multi-phase building project which includes a multi-purpose worship center, gathering area (The Mall), fitness center, upgraded children’s facilities, and a coffee bar.


The Discipleship Pastor is responsible to the Senior Pastor, through the Executive Pastor, for developing and conducting comprehensive programs in the areas of Christian adult education and assimilation. Areas of responsibility include senior adults, young adults, adult education, women’s ministry, men’s ministry, and assimilation. Additional responsibilities include developing volunteers, leadership and teacher training, evaluating curriculum, and developing and managing budgets.


Be a Christian of high moral character who has demonstrated a loyalty to God, the church, and his Pastor, and who expresses a call to ministry and has evidenced a heart’s desire to win people to faith in Christ. Has demonstrated an ability to develop, lead, and work with volunteers of all age groups in a spirit of harmony. Has demonstrated the ability to work cooperatively with other church staff members. A seminary degree is preferred along with a commitment to life-long learning.


Ed Hancock

First Baptist Church

1003 College St.
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-3357