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Senior Pastor

Bethany Baptist Church
Puyallup, WA
Posted: June 01, 2024
Job Information:


Bachelor's degree and advanced seminary education preferred.


Experience in leading in a medium-to-large church environment.

Experience preaching and teaching to medium-to-large church congregations or ministries.

Ordained or willing to seek ordination.


Ability to rightly handle the Word of God and to make practical applications for those at all different points of their spiritual journey.

Ability to communicate with excellence both in written and verbal form.

Ability to lead and inspire teams of all sizes. Leading the staff in vision and direction, and regularly pushing the congregation forward in the mission.

Ability to offer pastoral care, support, and counseling as necessary for those facing pain and loss.

Ability to lead in a humble fashion with a strong ability to train, empower, and entrust other leaders to achieve the mission of the church.

Spiritual Maturity

A robust personal relationship with Jesus Christ that is visible and tangible to all of those you interact with.

Alignment with Bethany's affirmation of faith, core values, and purpose listed on our website.


Must clearly fill the qualifications for an overseer listed in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1.

Capacity to lead, with a clear track record of strong character, and a humble heart.


Establish and define the direction and vision for the church and lead the Executive Team and staff to set goals and staff values to accomplish that vision.

Act as the primary communicator for the church in weekend services and be responsible for the content, quality, and preaching calendar.

Lead and establish a teaching team of other capable communicators.

Foster the establishment and propagation of church community.

Shepherd and love the congregation by facilitating funerals, hospital visits, weddings, baptisms, and other pastoral care responsibilities.

Meet with and maintain mutually supportive relationships with other staff and the church board.

Uphold the Bethany Church Constitution.


Reports to the Church Board and is a member of the Church Board.

Leads the Executive Team and assists in their oversight of the staff.


Position Information:
Position Title:Senior Pastor
Time: Full Time
Category: Senior Pastor
Salary: 100,000+
Denomination: Baptist - Other
Worship Style: Contemporary
Church Size: 750 - 1000
Contact Information:
Organization Name:Bethany Baptist Church
Address1: 713 S Hill Park Dr
State or Province:WA
ZIP Code:98373
Country: USA
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