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Summitt Baptist Church
Posted: 02/28/2022
Salary/Range: TBD
Greene, RI

Summitt Baptist Church (Greene, RI) – Pastor

The Big Picture

Summitt Baptist Church ( is seeking a Pastor who will preach the Word of God, shepherd the church and impact the community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

The Church

Summit Baptist Church is a well established ( founded in 1862 ) American
Baptist Church set in rural Greene, RI ( part of the town of Coventry ), county
of Kent. The church sits prominently on a hill near the junction of Route’s 102
and 117. This beautiful brand new two story structure ( 2001 ) is complete with a 190 seat capacity sanctuary, church/Pastor’s office, crying room, fellowship hall, complete kitchen, music and Sunday School rooms, as well as, baptismal tank, organ, piano and state of the art audio and video system with projection on screen as needed and it is all paid for ( no debt )!! Over the years the church has created a family like atmosphere being very active in the community, in missions, and outreach from the Boy Scouts to the Samaritans Purse and a participant in United Mission Offerings. Part of the mission statement is “We believe that each of us should contribute, based on ability, to the ministry for the spreading of the Gospel to the world and to aid in the relief the poor and the oppressed.”

The Candidate

After 33 years the Rev. Robert Auld recently retired and they are seeking a
new settled Pastor. Experience is welcome, but not necessarily required. Recent graduates as well as those soon to graduate are encouraged to inquire. Currently we are seeking a Pastor along the lines of what Peter said, “ to care
for the flock that God has entrusted to you and watch over it willingly, not grudgingly because you are eager to serve God and be an example to the flock.”
1 Peter 5, portions of 2 and 3. Some of the specifics we are looking for would be:

To help us better understand and apply our faith as we follow the Word of God
and Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior.
Offer education based on Theological knowledge and life experience.
To express praise, thanksgiving, and devotion to God during worship services.
Motivating and support others in discovering and using their spiritual gifts.
Nurture fellowship and facilitate in both stability and natural church growth.

The Process

Please look over this job description and the church website. Along with your resume please answer these questions:

Why do you believe that you might be a good fit as the Pastor at Summitt Baptist Church?

Describe your experiences in ministry and how you may be qualified to serve as the Pastor of Summitt Baptist Church?

In just a few sentences please give a summary of your theology and how that is in line with the doctrine of Summitt Baptist Church?

Please send your resume, the answers to these questions and a link to at least one online sermon to

To Apply: