Lead Pastor – First Baptist Church of Mercer

Lead Pastor – First Baptist Church of Mercer

First Baptist Church of Mercer, North Dakota, is looking for a full-time pastor to lead our church. He will plan and conduct worship services, prepare and deliver sermons, and lead in the observance of the church ordinances. He will also perform weddings and funerals, administer baptisms and the Lord’s Supper, visit members and prospective members, lead in an effective evangelism program, and conduct counseling sessions. The pastor will work with the deacons, church officers, and committees as they perform their assigned duties.

Requirements and Qualifications

The preferred candidate will:

  • Adhere to the NAB Statement of Beliefs, pastoral code of ethics, and practices.
  • Meet the qualifications of an elder as identified in Scripture (1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1).
  • Practice ongoing personal spiritual development and model that for the congregation.
  • Be an ordained Baptist minister.

Special Notes


PO Box 63 201 N. Rice Street Mercer, North Dakota 58559 United States

Date Posted: November 14, 2019

Job Type: Senior Pastor, full time

Congregation: 57