Job Board

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Teaching Pastors

Senior Pastor

Area Bible Fellowship
Posted: 11/11/2022
Salary/Range: TBD
Clearfield, IA

• Lead Sunday Services with a commitment to exegetical and expository preaching

• Facilitate periodic Bible studies, discussions, and meetings to go deeper into God’s word and build unity around what He is doing in the church

• Clear communicator of scripture, able to teach biblical truth with grace and humility

• Doctrinal alignment with Area Bible

• Foster spiritual growth toward maturity and wisdom within the church body Pastoral Care

• Ability to provide pastoral/biblical counseling

• Intentionally engage in the lives of the attendees of ABF

• Oversee the systematic, regular visitation of those unable to regularly attend services and hospital visits, also follow up visits of newcomers and actively participate in visitations

• Ability to officiate weddings and funerals within the church family Vison and Leadership

• Vision for growth in rural church ministry

• Maintain close accountability and relationship among the Elder Board, Ministry Team Leader, and other volunteer staff

• Serve as a member of the elder team

• Ensure, alongside the elder board, teaching and discipleship curriculum is in alignment with our statement of faith and church purpose Qualifications

• Meets the qualifications of an elder

• If married, a spouse who is committed to her husband’s pastoral ministry calling and uses her gifts within the church

• A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital growing personal relationship with Him.

• MA or MDiv in Biblical or Pastoral studies preferred • Previous Pastoral experience preferred


To apply, please email the following to

  • Intro Letter (make sure this briefly covers your testimony of faith, ministry calling, and general fit for this opening)
  • Current Resume (make sure it includes your personal, family, work, and educational information)
  • Personal/Family Photo
  • 2 Sermon Samples
  • 3 References (including one from current or immediate previous church leader, one from other church leader, one from previous professor)
  • Links to social media accounts
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