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Lead Pastor

Mission Northwest on behalf of First Baptist Church
Posted: 06/22/2022
Salary/Range: $38,400/yr
Kelso, WA


  • A deep and personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • A thorough knowledge of and respect for the Bible.
  • Able to communicate the Good News of Christ in clear and authentic ways.
  • Demonstrates a strong spiritual life and discipline.
  • A willingness to live a transparent life in order to lead by example of one’s faith (and weaknesses) as a follower of Jesus.
  • Be an ongoing life learner and willing to be part of Mission Northwest’s Leadership Learning Community,
  • Sensitive to member’s needs and willing to train others to meet those needs.
  • Has the gifts to motivate, lead and administrate the ministries and mission of the Church.
  • Is capable of delegating ministry responsibilities to others.
  • Relates well intergenerationally with people inside and outside the church.
  • Is comfortable being involved in and ministering to people in the community.
  • Has a sense of self-awareness and continues to work on his or her self-differentiation.



An M.Div. is preferred. However, the educational degree is less important than the person’s character and spiritual maturity.

To Apply: Patti Duckworth,