Assistant/ Associate Pastor

The congregation of First Presbyterian Church in Starkville, MS is prayerfully searching for an assistant pastor. The ideal candidate is committed to the Gospel of Christ, can complement our Senior Pastor, possesses enthusiasm for ministry, is creative in outreach, and has a heart for evangelism.

Some of the primary responsibilities include:

• Share pastoral responsibility with the Senior Pastor; Be a teacher to young adults and families, as well as to the entire congregation, Develop strategies and encourage parents to disciple their families and integrate them in the life of the church; Provide pastoral leadership to the congregation, but with a major emphasis on Young Adult, Youth, and Children’s Ministries; Work with the volunteers and director(s) of the FPC Youth and Children’s Ministries to develop and implement effective, Biblically-based, Christ-centered programs; Participate in planning, scheduling, and leadership of worship services, with periodic preaching; and Other duties as assigned.

Learn More: http://www.fpcstarkville.org/fpc-blog/assistant-pastor-position-job-announcement/