Simpson Creek Baptist Church in Bridgeport, WV is prayerfully seeking a full time senior pastor.
Simpson Creek, having been gathering as a body of believers since 1770, continues to be a growing church that is actively engaging our community. We openly identify as a strong Bible-centered, evangelical congregation with a growing commitment to worship, fellowship, discipleship, ministry, and evangelism. The next senior pastor, as part of the pastoral team, will be expected to continue to make Simpson Creek a pillar and foundation of God’s truth and to prepare God’s people for works of service so that the church may continue to grow and mature in unity and in the knowledge and fullness of Christ. Applicants are being considered only for a full-time pastoral position. Simpson Creek is associated with both the West Virginia Baptist Convention and the West Virginia Convention of Southern Baptists.
Qualifications and Leadership
The senior pastor must be qualified to preach and teach the Word of God and a man of established and true character as described in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. He must be willing to perform his duties in accordance with the Covenant, Constitution and By-laws of this church.
The pastor is responsible for the overall health and direction of Simpson Creek. In accordance with the purpose, vision, covenant and constitution of the church, he will work collaboratively with the associate pastors, be assisted by The Board of Deacons and receive input from the various committees of the church body. Through this association we will work together to carry out the mission of Simpson Creek Baptist Church: To glorify God by attracting people to Jesus Christ, building believers, and caring for practical needs.
Specific duties of the pastor shall be to preach the Gospel, administer the ordinances, oversee the activities of the church, and exercise the watch care of the members of the church as may be appropriate. The pastor shall also have the responsibility of coordinating and overseeing members of the church staff.
Please email resumes and questions to email@example.com.
Hardcopies can be mailed to:
Attn: Search Committee
101 Village Drive
Bridgeport, WV 26330
Church website: simpsoncreek.org