The Senior Pastor is responsible to guide and direct the spiritual life and functioning of the church in accordance with Biblical principles and the Constitution of New Beginnings Bible Church. He is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of church staff, leading all functional areas in the accomplishment of the church’s mission.
Internal Relationships: The Senior Pastor is the Chairman of the Official Board, a member of the Board of Elders and the Board of Deacons, and an ex officio member of all committees connected with the Church or any of its organizations. The Pastor reports to the official Board.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Essential Church Functions
Conduct worship and prayer services, preach and teach the Word of God in harmony with the doctrinal statement of the church to evangelize the lost and edify the church. Administer the ordinances of the Church.
Equip and train the members and attenders for the work of the church, and for their development as future leaders of the church. Conduct or direct church membership classes as needed.
Participate in the planning and administration of key ministries including Education and Missions.
Perform special services such as baptisms, child dedications, weddings and funerals as needed.
Care of the Fellowship
Visit and encourage all members and attenders of the church in their walk with the Lord.
Conduct pastoral counselling and visitation within the fellowship as needed.
Chair official board meetings and congregational meetings.
Lead the Board in the prayerful development of visionary strategies and goals for the accomplishment of the Lord’s work in and through New Beginnings Bible Church.
Designate and supervise the duties of any Associate or Assistant Pastor and all employees of this Church in agreement with the Official board.