Beachside Community Church* was founded in 2015 in Palm Coast, FL which sits on the east coast between St. Augustine and Daytona Beach. We are currently looking for a full-time Lead Pastor that holds the Bible to be the inspired Word of God1 and the infallible authority in all matters of faith and life. We are praying God will send us a leader with a calling to live out the love2 of Christ, implementing the fruits of the Spirit in daily relationships and dialogue. This leader is one who seeks to win3 the lost and build the Kingdom of God in spiritual growth and numbers and has the ability to train4 God’s people in biblical truth while connecting with other like-minded congregations in our community for the advancement5 and proclamation6,7 of the gospel of Christ.
* Explore - www.beach.church 1(2 Timothy 3:16-17), 2(Matt 23:37-39), 3(1 Timothy 2:3-6), 4(Ephesians 4:12-16), 5(Romans 1:16), 6,7(2 Corinthians 5:19-21, 1 Corinthians 15:3-4)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Minimum of five years experience as pastoral staff or Lead Pastor
Successful completion of a 4-year Bible College degree or some Seminary
Developed interpersonal skills and integrity in providing pastoral counseling and advising to members and others.
Highly developed communication skills, including ability to clearly outline and articulate the Vision, Mission and Strategies that continually develops and advances the Church.
Must have excellent partnering and resolution skills which foster an environment that encourages member support of diverse opinions and ideas that enhance the Church’s mission; ability to effectively manage change and growth.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Serve as a leader in seeking to win the unsaved; lead the membership in soul-winning training.
Prepare and deliver weekly sermons, perform baptisms, weddings, and funerals.
Pastoral counseling and advising as needed.
Consult with Executive/Worship Pastor as needed for service/event planning.
Oversee development of and adherence to church policies and procedures.
Maintain a strong professional image reflective of the church mission.
Implement programs, ministries and events that address the needs of different age groups.
Responsible for leading, developing, and inspiring Beachside Leadership (Lead Team, Preaching Team, Deacons) in achieving high levels of performance and service to the Church and surrounding community.
Maintain open and clear communication with all levels of the Church.
Regularly visit members who are sick and shut in or in institutions of care.
Visit and contact prospective members.
Serve as a representative of the church in community matters. Carry out community support initiatives and activities.