qldjob Pastor o Hertford Street Baptist Church

16 Oct 2016

  • Location: Brisbane CBD & Inner Suburbs
  • Work type: Part Time
  • Classification: Community Services & Development Other
  • salary????

Pastor o Hertford Street Baptist Church

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Hertford Street Baptist Church (HSBC) recently entered into a ministry partnership with Sunnybank District Baptist Church (SDBC) to re-establish effective ministry in the Upper Mt Gravatt area. SDBC will be the employer of a pastor who will work to achieve the purpose of the ‘Partnership Plan’ and will have responsibility for general pastoral functions and leadership of HSBC. They will work collaboratively with SDBC and HSBC leaders to rebuild and develop a healthy and relevant gospel witness from a Baptist perspective. The position at SDBC is for an initial period of 2.5 years, starting at three days per week, focusing on the work at HSBC.

About Hertford Street Baptist Church

Hertford Street Baptist Church is an evangelical Baptist Church in Brisbane South; it enjoys a history of God’s blessing, direction and faithfulness. We are a Christ-centered, bible believing, prayer focused, and Spirit led family united in purpose and action to promote Christian growth and reach the community.

About Sunnybank District Baptist Church

Sunnybank District Baptist Church is a contemporary, multicultural and evangelical Baptist church in Brisbane’s southern suburbs. Since our early beginnings in 1957, God has been working in the church in many exciting ways. We firmly believe in being Christ-centered and Biblically faithful, and strive to proclaim Jesus in all areas of life both in and outside of church.

The role of the Pastor is to lead the development of:

  • Spiritual Foundation: focusing on and obeying God under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, believing and teaching the Bible and praying.
  • Putting God’s Love into Action: by loving each other and engaging with the community.
  • Worship and Fellowship: desiring to have generations and cultures worshipping and fellowshipping together in God-honouring and well run gatherings. * Good Stewardship: to be good stewards of all resources.

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Definite understanding of God’s call to this position.
  • Preferably having completed or be undertaking higher education study in ministry, or demonstrated recognised prior learning.
  • Experience providing pastoral vision and leadership both working autonomously and as part of a team. * Ability to communicate effectively through Biblical teaching.
  • Awareness of current trends, best practices and implementation strategies for church development and growth.
  • Ability to manage the identification, training and mentoring of ministry leaders and teams. * Ability to align the ministries with the mission of the church. * Musical abilities will be favourably considered.

How to apply

Please go to http://www.sdbc.org.au/vacancies for a position description and selection criteria.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and a written response to the selection criteria in your application. Application process through SEEK, early applications are welcome. Applications to close 30 October, 2016 11:59pm E.Australian Standard Time.

For enquiries please contact psc@sdbc.org.au