Job type: Full-time
Category: High School/College Ministry
Location: Lakeland, FL Post Date: April 08, 2017
Heritage Baptist Church is seeking a Student Pastor to join our existing team, serving the growing community of Lakeland, Florida. The position requires a four-year college degree with preference given to those candidates who have a seminary degree and/or 3-5 years experience ministering to students.
Candidates need to display a commitment to sound doctrine and be in agreement with the doctrine and practices of Heritage Baptist Church. Candidates must have a heart for service, the capacity to teach scripture, and be relational evidencing a strong desire to connect with people. The ideal candidate will be a strong spiritual leader who is married to a Godly wife. This is a high activity role which requires an individual with keen administrative skills. This position requires long term calendar planning and the oversight of an annual budget.
Our church is a unique ministry comprised of a body of believers who are passionate about the scriptures and have built ministries around the teaching of God's word. We are a discipleship - oriented church who believes in equipping the body to engage a lost world and supporting our members with strong community. During the last 40 years of ministry at Heritage, the body has displayed a strong commitment to missions both in Lakeland and in foreign fields. We support 26 missionaries, six local agencies, and over 20% of our annual budget goes to missions. Our weekly average attendance is 550 people.
How to apply
If you meet the requirements as described above, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org describing why you are great fit for this position and include your resume.