Island Baptist Church of Chincoteague, VA is seeking the man that God has called to be our Pastor. We are seeking a Full time or Bi-vocational Pastor to grow our small church by delivering strong and effective Sunday morning sermons, conducting Wednesday night Bible studies (in addition to other special Bible study courses) and establishing personal relationships with all types of people.
Island Baptist Church Profile:
Our church is 32 years old with a history of a large membership in the past, including families with multiple generations. Many of the younger members have moved away for better employment opportunities and school. The active nucleus of the church is older middle-aged or in their early retirement years.
Average Sunday school attendance – 20 to 30.
Average Sunday worship attendance – 50 to 60.
Average Wednesday night prayer – 15 to 20.
- Baptist Women: A women’s Tuesday morning group that meets from October to May. It is a Bible study open to all women in the community.
- Baptist Men: A men’s Tuesday evening group that is centered around bringing the men of the Kingdom together through the Spirit of God.
- We Love Our Seniors: A ministry that tends to our flock that are in nursing homes. We have those who pray over and for them, while others bring snacks to the residents. Our Praise Team also perform every few months on Saturday’s.
Chincoteague, VA is in Accomack County Virginia. Accomack county has a population of 32,840 people. The median age is 50 for the county. Chincoteague, VA has 2,879 people. The average age for men is 54 years, while women’s average age is 58.
- Should accept, practice and believe the Baptist Faith and Message 2000.
- Community Oriented
- Seminary or Bible college degree
- Strong organizational and planning skills
Church Website: https://islandbaptistchurch.net/