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Senior/Lead Pastors

Senior Pastor

Mission Northwest for Manette Community Church, Bremerton, WA
Posted: 01/17/2023
Bremerton, WA

The role of the Senior Pastor is to lead and equip the Church to accomplish its mission. The qualities we desire of the Senior Pastor at Manette Community Church are:

  • Meets biblical standards for faith-based leadership (Titus 2:1-10, 1 Peter 5:1-4 and 2 – Timothy 2:24-26)
  • A strong gift for teaching with a passion for communicating biblical truths in a way that is scripturally based and relevant to today’s world (2 Timothy 4:2)
  • A desire to further the kingdom of Jesus Christ through preaching the gospel and making disciples
  • Able to effectively lead, coordinate and evaluate ministry leaders in the church
  • Able to motivate and inspire the congregation into action within the church and in the community Ephesians 4:11-12 “Equipping the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ”
  • A passion for Children’s Ministries

Primary Duties

  • Preaches at Sunday worship services
  • Provides leadership of the church and is accountable to the board and congregation
  • Provides the vision to achieve the mission of the church
  • Directs the staff in their management of all Church operations, including hiring, directing, and removing from service, any and all church staff, paid or unpaid Determines compensation of Church staff in consultation with the board

Secondary Duties

  • Officiates memorial services and weddings
  • Oversees counseling as needed or refers to community resources
  • Oversees pastoral care of the congregation and is accessible during regular office hours

Education: Master of Divinity (or similar education) is preferred

Application Process: Manette Community Church is a member of Mission Northwest. Interested persons are invited to complete the requested materials found on the Mission Northwest website ( Please return them to Patricia Duckworth at

To Apply: