TCM Baptist Church in Lincoln is now seeking a full-time pastor to take up position around late-2019/early-2020.
TCM is a well-established, very active church of over 100 members plus regular guests located in the city centre. It is a church ‘Where everyone is someone and Jesus Christ is Lord’.
The successful applicant will have proven gifts of preaching and teaching and will help us to develop our vision for growth. He will be comfortable relating to a wide range of age groups from diverse cultures and will have demonstrated practical pastoral abilities.
Essential competencies and experience:
A love of prayer and a gifted preacher who holds to the literal account of creation in Genesis.
Full adherence to the FIEC’s Statement of Faith.
The ability and passion to develop mature disciples.
Ability to provide leadership with a collaborative style.
Willingness to empower and support other leaders, and to delegate appropriately.
Ability to identify and encourage use of giftings within the church.
Ability to teach children in an all-age service setting (a Children’s and Youth Coordinator does much of the day-to-day work with this group). Note: Children’s talks are currently provided one Sunday morning per month.
Ability to develop current and future leaders by coaching, mentoring and training.
Planning and management skills.
Skilled chair and facilitator in seminar-type meetings.
Applications can only be considered from those who are UK citizens or who otherwise have a right to work in the UK.
You will need to be able to declare wholehearted acceptance of the FIEC doctrinal basis and agreement with the FIEC ethos statements.