Church Staff Openings

 
The following IBC member churches have staff openings:

 

Waypoint Christian Church, Landstuhl, Germany: Lead Pastor

Here’s a life-changing opportunity to live in Germany, minister in English, lead a dynamic growing church, and make an eternal difference in the lives of this generation and the next!  Waypoint Christian Church is asking God to provide the right person to be the lead pastor.  The new lead pastor must love Jesus passionately and have the vision and skills to develop an ethnically and culturally diverse ministry to expats, internationals, and German nationals that is authentic, biblical, relational, and eternally significant.

The new senior pastor will have evangelical theology aligned with the doctrinal statement of Waypoint Christian Church and have a passion and proven track record of leading a disciple-making church with a clear vision and effective strategies.

 Initial Filter Criteria.

  1. An Evangelical Protestant in belief.
  2. Must have an education level that has a minimum of attending Seminary.
  3. A male Pastor that has held a position as a Senior Teaching Pastor or Demonstrated Shepherd/teaching roles within the Church for at least 2 years.

 Specific Areas of Responsibility Include:

  1. Must be able to implement and be a champion of the vision of and mission of Waypoint.
  1. Lead the development of strategies for making disciples in our diverse English-speaking community.
  1. Lead, develop, and work in harmony with the pastoral and staff leadership team that is responsible for leading the ministry development of the church.
  1. Oversee the logistics of a growing congregation, including communication, worship, budget, staff, and administration.
  1. Develop the spiritual vitality of the congregation through teaching, pastoral care, administration, leadership, and outreach.
  1. Continue to support and develop the church’s vital partnership with our association of English-speaking international churches throughout the world.
  1. Lead, develop, and work in harmony with the elder leadership team that is responsible for governing the church.
  1. Oversee and develop the preaching ministry of the church, utilizing a qualified preaching team.

Initial Qualifications: The Pastoral Candidate Must:

  1. have pastoral experience with a proven track record of effective disciple-making resulting in a healthy, growing church.
  1. have an understanding and track record of vision-driven leadership producing innovative and effective ministry through motivated and skilled staff and volunteers.
  1. be an effective and authentic public communicator who teaches the Bible in a way that connects with a spiritually diverse congregation, from seasoned followers of Jesus to unconvinced agnostics.
  1. be someone who loves people and exhibits winsome relational skills in a way that attracts and connects with a broad cross-section of people.
  1. have a passion for, and proven record of, connecting people to Jesus.
  1. possess a theological degree from an accredited, evangelical seminary.
  1. have a passion and love for the military culture and community.

**If married with children at home, it would be recommended that the children be younger than 9 years old.  This is due to the need to put school-age children into the German education system. Home-schooling is not an option and English education is only available under very unique circumstances.

To request our Lead Pastor Job Opportunity document or if you are interested in being considered for the position of Lead Pastor by sending your resume and cover letter, please send your e-mail to PSC@waypointchristian.church

In His grace,

The Waypoint Pastor Search Committee

waypointchristian.church

Posted: 27 April 2022

 

The following staff openings are from churches which are not member churches of the IBC:
IBC Singapore: Pastor of Koinonia (Community/Connection)

International Baptist Church of Singapore is seeking a Pastor of Koinonia (Community/Connection) to join us in living out an authentic community that serves, laughs, prays, seeks deeper, and experiences grace together. He is someone who has a heart for both the insider and the outsider, who knows the importance of welcome, but also of helping people find belonging and connection.

IBC Singapore is an international church in an international city with believers from over 55 different nations worshipping with us. We invite you to be a part of this unique opportunity to experience a global community fulfilling the global commission.

More detailed information regarding the position as well as an overview of who we are can be found at https://ibcs.org/join-us. Interested candidates can follow the instructions on that page or email searchcommittee@ibcs.org with a cover letter and resume/CV.

Date posted: 18 May 2022

Living Faith Baptist Church, Honolulu: Pastor

Living Faith Baptist Church is located in the city of Honolulu, on the island of Oahu. Honolulu
has a population of 341,000. It is one of the world’s top tourist destinations. The majority race
group in the state of Hawaii is Asian, followed by Caucasian, and Native Hawaiian and Other
Pacific Islander.

Living Faith is a family-oriented church. We value authenticity, relationships, growth, worship
and service. We are a mission of Hawaii Chinese Baptist Church. We began in 2008, initially
ministering to second generation youth. As the group expanded, we began to minister to
English-speaking people of all ages and all cultural backgrounds. In 2013, we retained our first
full-time pastor and he served for six years. In 2019, we re-established our vision, mission and
priority. Our goal is to grow the ministry and eventually become an independent church.

We are currently looking for a seminary trained pastor who possess and has demonstrated the following knowledge, skills and
passion:
● The heart and skills for evangelism and a lifestyle of caring for people.
● The heart and skills to cultivate an evangelical culture through effective disciple-making.
● The heart for strengthening the congregation to love the word of God and to practice it.
● Attentive and effective listening, communication and collaboration skills.
● A servant leadership attitude with “God first”, and a mindset to grow others’ leadership
and accountability.
● Steadfast biblical values, prayer-centered living, and missional teamwork.
● Enabling, motivating, and self-starting attributes evidenced leading by example.
● Relational skills in working with diverse age groups, cultural identities and ethnic
backgrounds.

You can learn more about Living Faith on our website: www.livingfaithhawaii.org.
We would love to hear from you if you are interested in applying for this ministry opportunity!

Profile Invitation to Apply

Job Description

Date posted: 2 March 2022

IBC Singapore: Pastor of Spiritual Development

International Baptist Church of Singapore is seeking a Pastor of Spiritual Development to join us as we create a disciple-making culture for every generation to grow in knowing and following Jesus. He will be intentional in getting to know the unique environment of our international body, created by the mix of people, gifts, and contexts in order to implement disciple-making best practices which will lead our people to catch the vision and mission of disciple-making in the home, community, and the world.

IBC Singapore is an international church in an international city with believers from over 55 different nations worshipping with us. We invite you to be a part of this unique opportunity to experience a global community fulfilling the global commission.

More detailed information regarding the position as well as an overview of who we are can be found at https://ibcs.org/join-us. Interested candidates can follow the instructions on that page or email searchcommittee@ibcs.org with a cover letter and resume/CV.

Date posted: 18 May 2022