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Job Opportunity

District Minister

We are looking for God’s person to lead the BGCS into the future.

Overview and Vision:

The Baptist General Conference of Saskatchewan (BGCS) is a network of like-minded churches in the Province of Saskatchewan and are part of the larger movement of the Baptist General Conference of Canada (BGCC).

There are currently 12 autonomous churches voluntarily associating as the BGCS. These churches are of varying sizes and health, including both urban and rural congregations.

The BGCS is searching for up to a full-time District Minister to provide leadership, coaching, resourcing, accountability, and pastoral care for the churches of the BGCS.

Core Essentials and Responsibilities:

The BGCS District Minister will:

  • live in Saskatchewan
  • be an active member in good standing of a BGCS church
  • adhere to the BGCS Affirmation of Faith and Code of Ethics
  • be responsible to the BGCS Board of Directors
  • report to and seek counsel from the BGCS Board of Directors
  • maintain regular contact with each of the BGCS churches and their leadership in order to:
    • discern and provide a unifying vision for BGCS churches
    • discern the health and needs of each church and its leadership
    • provide leadership training, coaching, and resourcing for the churches and their leadership teams
    • provide pastoral care for the pastors and leaders of the BGCS
    • nurture relationships between churches and pastors in the BGCS
  • provide for the administrative needs of the BGCS
  • maintain a healthy working relationship with the leadership of the BGCC
  • nurture a sense of co-operation and connectedness between the BGCS, the BGCC, and the other BGCC districts while graciously allowing for the liberty of other churches and districts on matters not central to our Affirmation of Faith and Code of Ethics
  • serve on the BGCC national board representing the BGCS
  • ensure alignment with the BGCC by regularly participating in national initiatives

 Qualifications and Preferences:

  • will live within the Biblical qualifications for spiritual leaders as seen in
    1 Timothy 3:1-7 & Titus 1:6-9
  • have a Bible College and/or Seminary degree (preferred)
  • have previous Pastoral and/or District Ministry experience (preferred)
  • have a background in the BGC (preferred)
  • technological competencies

 Finances:

  • Salary and benefits commensurate with education and experience

 

Application details:

To apply for this ministry position, the following is required:

Email the following documents to bgcschair@gmail.com

  1. Pastors Profile
  2. Comprehensive doctrinal statement
  3. Resume
  4. Answer these critical questions