Website First Baptist Church of Waverly
180 N. Grove Street, Waverly, IL 62692 / 217-899-6634
Lead Pastor at First Baptist Church in Waverly. The Pastor will provide inspiration, leadership, and vision as the church continues to grow in Christ. On Sunday mornings the Pastor’s primary role will be to welcome all in attendance, to lead the congregation and visitors with Bible-based messages that proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, as well as to provoke thought and the challenge for those in attendance to be more like Jesus. The Pastor will also take advantage of opportunities to lead/teach in Sunday school classes, Bible studies and small groups.
Oversee the Worship Ministry:
· Deliver biblical, expositional, and impactful messages that are understandable to those new to faith, as well as those who are mature in their Christian walk.
· Plan and conduct the worship services and partner with our music Worship team, Children and Youth director, and others who are a part of our Sunday services.
· Lead in the observance of communion and baptism.
Strategic Leadership and Planning:
· Act as the lead person in planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and evaluating FBC’s ministries, mission, vision, and values.
o Develop activities and opportunities for the church that advance its mission, vision, and values.
o Partner with Children and Youth Director and the lay leaders of our church to ensure that staffing, facilities, and programs are effectively aligned to best meet the strategic goals of our church.
o Provide leadership and vision to the Diaconate Committee in the spiritual development and health of the church as well as the shepherding of its members.
o Work with various church committees as they perform their assigned responsibilities.
o Working with our Trustees to oversee the development of the church’s budget, track the financial health of the church, and serve as chief administrator of paid staff.
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