First Baptist Church Bassett, VA is seeking a senior pastor. FBC Bassett is a Christ-centered, Bible based, Gospel-driven fellowship of believers established in 1905 in Bassett, VA (Henry County) and is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia.
First Baptist Bassett is a financially stable, debt-free church with an average attendance of just over 100 on Sunday mornings and an average attendance of 40 to 50 on Sunday nights and Wednesday evenings. We have a staff of seven made up of six part-time positions; a music director, youth pastor, custodian, digital media coordinator, finance coordinator, and finance clerk. The church secretary is a full-time position.
- Serve as the spiritual shepherd of the congregation who models Christlikeness in his personal, family, and corporate life
- Prayerfully prepare and faithfully share Christ-centered Bible-based sermons, teaching the full counsel of God’s Word
- Traditional in type of worship
- Provide a clear vision for the growth and direction of the church future
- Serve a multi-generational congregation
- Actively visit members and prospective members as a fundamental part of the ministry of the church
- Officiate weddings and funerals
- Oversee routine administrative functions
- Meets the qualifications of 1 Timothy 3:2-7, Titus 1:5-9, and 1 Peter 5:1-4
- Prior experience as a senior pastor
- Seminary degree or enrolled to complete degree
Compensation is commensurate with education and experience and provided in the form of a package, including salary and benefits customized to individual requirements