First Christian Church
First Christian Church in LeRoy, KS invites applications for this position. Newer church building. Newer housing included in addition to salary. LeRoy is in mid-eastern Kansas with a population of 500-600. The community is rural and an ag-based town.
|Church/Organization Employee||Average Attendance||Location|
LeRoy, KS 66857
|Position Category||Position Title||Position Type||Weekly Hours|
|Preaching/Senior||Full Time Pastor||Paid Full-Time||N/A|
The pastor would serve as an example of daily Christian-living and preach the Word of God during sermons to the 60-70 members.
Responsibilities: Believes the Bible to be the inspired Word of God. Be the spiritual leader of the church. Grow congregation. Work as a team with the church elders and board in developing a vision and programs for the church. Attend their monthly meetings as scheduled. Lead an evening youth/teen group and an adult Bible study. Teach Sunday school group. Preach Sunday morning message. Help with Vacation Bible School. Put out monthly newsletter. Preach a quarterly nursing home service. View member hospital patients, nursing home and shut-in clients. Write devotional column for local newspaper. Having a degree from a Bible college or seminary, the ordained pastor will perform baptisms, weddings, and funerals. In reaching out to younger and older congregation members, he will experience the small town ministry while being active in community and school activities. Being able to use technology would be a plus. Continue working with the LeRoy Ministerial Alliance/Coffey County Ministerial Alliance. Be available for spiritual, individual, marriage counseling or be able to refer to proper professional.