Lead Pastor – Rose of Sharon Baptist Church

Lead Pastor – Rose of Sharon Baptist Church

Has God put a calling on your life to be a lead pastor? Do you have a heart for people of all ages? Rose of Sharon Baptist Church (ROSBC) is prayerfully seeking a Spirit-led full-time pastor to work alongside our pastor of Family Ministries, active Board of Elders, dedicated staff, and host of gifted volunteers.

About Us

We are a multigenerational community with a desire to know our Lord more intimately, serve Him more faithfully, and fellowship together. To put our love for others in action, we have a variety of outreach ministries, such as an in-house K–12 private school, a thriving children’s ministry, a Christian counselling centre, and more! For more information about us, please visit www.rosbc.com.

Requirements and Qualifications

Ministerial Gifts and Calling

  • Preaching / Teaching
    • Able to make the Gospel plain, clear, and relevant through good public presence, voice, and close study of the Scriptures.
    • Able to exposit the Scriptures for the growth and equipping of the believers.
  • Shepherding
    • Approachable, wise counsellor, with a high regard for confidentiality.
    • Effective overseer of the welfare of the flock.
    • Commitment to both personal and corporate prayer.
  • Discipling
    • Modelling, teaching, and encouraging multiple generations to grow in their relationship with Jesus, deepening their knowledge, commitment, and service for His glory and the spread of the Gospel.


Key Responsibilities

  • Pulpit Ministry
    • Oversight and coordination of the teaching and preaching in all classes (e.g., baptism, membership, etc.) and worship services, as well as delivering the majority of Sunday morning sermons.
    • Mentoring of pastors and staff.
  • Lead Pastor & Administration Elder
    • Member of our Board of Elders in providing visionary leadership to the church body.
    • Supervision of all church administrative functions.
    • Oversight of the church staff.
  • Pastoral Care
    • Spiritual encouragement, sick and shut-in visitation, and care to those in the Leadership Team.
    • Biblical counselling as per Pastoral Care Policy.



  • Fully and unreservedly in agreement with ROSBC Statement of Faith.
  • Meet the qualifications of an elder as identified in Scripture (1 Timothy 3:1–7, Titus 1:5–9, 1 Peter 5:1–4).
  • Leadership experience within a church environment.
  • Discipling and mentoring experience.
  • Some seminary or formal biblical training.

Special Notes

Application Process

  • If you feel called to apply to become our next lead pastor, please submit a written testimony of God’s work in your life, your Ministerial Information Profile (MIP), and/or your résumé to psc@rosbc.com with “Pastoral Search Committee” in the subject line.
  • A church profile is available upon request.


26245 28 Ave Aldergrove, BC Canada V4W 2W3 Canada

Date Posted: August 7, 2023

Job Type: Full Time

Church Website: https://www.rosbc.com/

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