FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH STAFF OPENINGS

First Baptist Church is currently searching to fill two staff vacancies—Associate Pastor and Worship Pastor. Below you will find more information regarding each of these positions along with a link which can be used if you wish to submit a name for consideration. 

Associate Pastor

First Baptist Church is currently searching for a proven leader to serve as Associate Pastor. A description of the position and the necessary qualifications are provided below.


If you would like to submit a name for consideration, please provide a resume with references to search@fbcchickasha.org

ASSOCIATE PASTOR — POSITION DESCRIPTION

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • CALL TO MINISTRY must demonstrate a clear calling to the ministry and a heart-felt desire to build the kingdom of God through equipping the church and multiplying disciples
  • EDUCATION should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree; seminary education (or the desire to pursue a seminary education) is a plus
  • BELIEFS should demonstrate an understanding orthodox Christian belief and affirm the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message
  • EXPERIENCE must have experience in the areas of discipleship, evangelism, outreach, leadership development, recruiting & managing volunteer teams, and facility management
  • CHARACTER must demonstrate the character of Christ and display evidence of a consistent Christian witness both in terms of personal character and relationships with others
  • SKILL SET must be a proven leader with the ability to inspire other leaders to accomplish the mission of First Baptist Church; should be driven to reach those who are distant from Christ or disengaged with the church; able to cast vision and develop other leaders; must possess the administrative skill necessary to steward the ministry resources (people, finances, facilities, etc.) of FBC


POSITION DESCRIPTION

  • Organize Sunday school ministry which builds Biblical community, catalyzes spiritual formation, and multiplies disciples
  • Oversee leadership development for discipleship ministries such as Sunday school
  • Develop outreach ministries to the local community utilizing the people and resources of FBC
  • Organize discipleship groups/classes beyond Sunday school (i.e., Wednesday nights, Sunday evenings, etc.) to provide opportunities which deepen faith and strengthen a broad network of intergenerational relationships
  • Oversee the broad range of ministries under the umbrella of Children’s Ministry
  • Oversee the leadership (both paid & volunteer) of ministries to children and their families
  • Oversee both the personnel and resources related to facility management of FBC’s campus


Worship Pastor

First Baptist Church is currently searching for a Worship Pastor with the ability to lead intergenerational corporate worship and oversee the church's missions partnerships. A description of the position and the necessary qualifications are provided below.


If you would like to submit a name for consideration, please provide a resume with references to search@fbcchickasha.org

WORSHIP PASTOR — POSITION DESCRIPTION

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • CALL TO MINISTRY must demonstrate a clear calling to the ministry and a heart-felt desire to build the kingdom of God through equipping the church and multiplying disciples
  • EDUCATION should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and enough formal musical training to effectively lead other skilled musicians
  • BELIEFS should demonstrate an understanding orthodox Christian belief and affirm the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message
  • EXPERIENCE must have experience leading worship, leading a band, working with technologies related to worship (sound, media, video, etc.), and recruiting & training volunteers; prefer experience directing choir; experience writing and arranging songs a plus
  • CHARACTER must demonstrate the character of Christ and display evidence of a consistent Christian witness both in terms of personal character and relationships with others
  • SKILL SET must be a proven leader with the ability to inspire other leaders to accomplish the mission of First Baptist Church; should be a gifted worship leader with a heart for intergenerational corporate worship; able to cast vision and develop other leaders


POSITION DESCRIPTION


MUSIC

  • Work with the Pastor to facilitate corporate worship services that are Christ-centered, theologically rich, and artistically excellent
  • Lead corporate worship for weekly worship services
  • Oversee all areas of worship and creative arts ministry including worship leaders, band, choir, and technical teams
  • Develop leadership to facilitate worship, creative arts, and technical needs within all ministries of the church

MISSIONS

  • Oversee FBC’s strategic missions partnerships
  • Organize short term mission teams to serve with missions partners
  • Develop missional leaders to engage with FBC’s mission to love all people to faith in Christ and multiply disciples
  • Develop missional opportunities for FBC within our local community through partnership with other agencies and/or ministries