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.

About the Position

Ministerial Gifts and Calling:


  • 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.


  • Approachable, wise counsellor with a high regard for confidentiality.
  • Effective overseer of the welfare of the flock.
  • Commitment to both personal and corporate prayer.


  • 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.

Requirements and Qualifications


  • Is fully and unreservedly in agreement with the ROSBC Statement of Faith.
  • Meets the qualifications of an elder as identified in Scripture (1 Timothy 3:1–7, Titus 1:5–9, and 1 Peter 5:1–4).
  • Has leadership experience within a church environment.
  • Has discipling and mentoring experience.
  • Has 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 resume to psc@rosbc.com with “Pastoral Search Committee” in the subject line.

A church profile is available upon request.


26245-28th Ave Aldergrove, British Columbia V4W 2W3 Canada

Date Posted: June 24, 2021

Job Type: Full Time

Congregation: 175

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

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