AND BE LOVED

Agape Baptist Church

A PLACE TO LOVE

BI-VOCATIONAL PASTOR

Agape Baptist Church (ABC) of Washington, DC, is seeking a Bi-Vocational Pastor to lead in proclaiming the true gospel written in God's Word; reaching individuals for Christ and fostering spiritual growth; engaging with surrounding community; adding to the growth of our church family. We are diligently praying for God to reveal the man He entrusted to lead this church in reaching out to all ages, impacting the metropolitan DC area for Christ our Lord and Savior.

We are a 28 year old Filipino- International congregation, affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware, and the Montgomery Baptist Association. We are a community of approximately 70 believers worshiping Christ our Lord, proclaiming the gospel of salvation to all people, ministering to persons in need and growing in Christ likeness.

 Applicants must be ordained and affirm the 2000 Baptist Faith & Message. Pastoral experience and seminary education from one of the SBC seminaries preferred.

 Send resumes to: abcsearch18@gmail.com or
          418 N. Summit Ave. Apt 103
          Gaithersburg, MD 20877 – Attn: Pastoral Search Committee.

 Please include a cover letter with your resume to include any recordings or links to previous sermons or messages.
          Review of applications will begin on June 30, 2019.

AGAPE BAPTIST CHURCH
3920 Alton Place NW
Washington, DC 20016

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Pastoral work experience
2. Education: Formal Baptist Seminary Training or Religious Degree

RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Guide the planning and conduct of the worship services.
2. Prepare and deliver sermons and defend the Bible as being without error.
3. Lead in observance of ordinances of Baptism and the Lord's Supper
4. Oversee the filling of the pulpit on any Sunday when not present to ensure  
    doctrinal consistency.
5. Guide the church body in an effective program of witnessing to the lost   
    and develop strategies that reach out into the community.
6. Lead and guide the Church Council, and Committees in planning,
    organizing, directing, coordinating, and evaluating the total church program.
7. Serve as the Ex officio member of all committees.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Pastoral Candidate and his wife (if married) must pass a thorough background check.
Successful candidate must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the US.

HOW TO APPLY:
If interested in being considered for this position, please include a cover letter with your resume and any recordings or links to previous sermons or messages to:  

 ABC Pastor Search Committee
          C/O Jaylynn Saure
          418 N. Summit Ave. Apt 103
          Gaithersburg, MD 20877

         or by email to: abcsearch18@gmail.com

Electronic submissions preferred.
For inquiries email: abcsearchinquiries@gmail.com