Paihia Baptist Church

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About this role

Full-time and part-time options
  • General Pastoral duties
  • Oversight of ministry and worship teams
  • Work with a small passionate team

Paihia Baptist Church is a spirit-filled church set in the beautiful and historic Bay of Islands. We are looking for a Pastor who is called to lead God’s family and whānau here, to support the growth of their faith and relationship with Jesus, so they may be transformed by the good news of the Gospel.

Are you who we are searching and praying for?

Key Attributes Sought

  • A full belief that the Bible is the inspired and authoritative word of God.
  • A passionate devotion to Jesus Christ and His purposes in this world.
  • A commitment to proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • A commitment to the community of Paihia and surrounds.
  • An ability to manage people, to identify their strengths and weaknesses, to develop their God given gifts and to release them in their area of service.
  • One with a Pastoral Heart who can relate genuinely to diverse people with discernment, warmth and understanding, and to create an inclusive community.
  • One who relates well to youth and has a heart for seeing children/youth ministries grow.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in and facilitate leadership team meetings.
  • Provide support, leadership, and expertise to our worship ministry.

General Pastoral Duties

  • Preaching
  • Community ministry connection and outreach activity
  • Strategic planning input
  • Guidance of the many supporting volunteers
  • Other general pastoral tasks as required

To be eligible to apply for this position you must hold NZ Residency. Interested?

For more information, or to apply, please contact us on [email protected]