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Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church-Tullahoma

Tullahoma, Tennessee

https://www.fbctullahoma.org/

Full-Time Ministry Position

DENOMINATION:

Southern Baptist

JOB DESCRIPTION:

First Baptist Church Tullahoma, Tennessee is seeking a full-time pastor to shepherd the

congregation at FBCT as well as to lead in ministering to our community in middle Tennessee

and beyond.

Essentials:

• Meets the qualifications of pastor/elder (1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9)

• Affirms the Baptist Faith and Message 2000

• Committed to expository preaching, verse by verse, through books of the Bible as his pattern

of preaching

• Committed to preaching Lordship salvation

• Has a God centered theology and methodology

• Has a proven missional track record as FBCT currently has meaningful partnerships locally, in

North America, in Europe, in North Africa, and in Southeast Asia.

• Has prior, fruitful, full-time pastoral experience

• Has a minimum of a Mdiv (preferred Doctorate deg

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

I. As the Senior Minister, acts as spiritual leader and overseer of the congregation.

II. Places priority interest on pastoral visitation, such as members in hospitals and prospects. Develops a

schedule for hospital visits by ministerial staff.

III. Prepares and delivers sermons, preaching the Gospel, teaching and exemplifying the principles of

Christianity.

IV. Leads in observances of the ordinances of the church.

V. Keeps abreast of the latest material and methods of presenting the Gospel and furthering his education.

VI. Leads the church in an effective program of evangelism, planning and conducting a program of

community witness.

VII. Leads the church in a caring ministry for persons in the church and community.

VIII. Examines all candidates for baptism as to their conversion experience.

IX. Leads the church in programs to instruct all new members in the responsibilities and privileges of church

membership.

X. Conducts counseling, performs weddings and conducts funerals.

XI. Acts as moderator of church business meetings and chairs the Church Council.

XII. Participates as staff liaison to the Baptismal, Christian Care, Missions, Wedding, Stewardship and

Personnel Committees as well as the Fellowship of Deacons.

XIII. Works with other church leaders, program directors, and church committees in planning, training,

conducting, and evaluating church ministries.

XIV. Cooperates with Southern Baptist associational, state and convention leaders in matters of mutual

interest and concern. Informs the church of denominational developments. Represents the church in

denominational and civic matters.

Essentials:

• Meets the qualifications of pastor/elder (1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9)

• Affirms the Baptist Faith and Message 2000

• Committed to expository preaching, verse by verse, through books of the Bible as his pattern

of preaching

• Committed to preaching Lordship salvation

• Has a God centered theology and methodology

• Has a proven missional track record as FBCT currently has meaningful partnerships locally, in

North America, in Europe, in North Africa, and in Southeast Asia.

• Has prior, fruitful, full-time pastoral experience

• Has a minimum of a Mdiv (preferred Doctorate degree) from an SBC seminary

JOB STATUS:

Full-Time

COMPENSATION:

$85,000-$95,000

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

03/01/2022

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Brooke Shasteeen
108 E. Grundy Street
Tullahoma, TN 37388
9314555461
shasteen.brooke@fbctullahoma.org