Senior Pastor – Calvary Baptist Church

Senior Pastor – Calvary Baptist Church

Calvary Baptist Church is seeking a Senior Pastor and is inviting applicants for this position. We are a congregation of approximately 70 members and friends. Aberdeen is a city of approximately 28,000 people. There are both public and private K-12 schools plus Northern State University and Presentation College.

Primary Duties – Senior Pastor:

  • Prepare/present Sunday sermons and Wednesday evening Bible studies originated from the Bible
  • Encourage development of lay leadership; train members with appropriate skills
  • Committed to prayer and seeking God’s will for our church
  • Work with the church leadership in planning the direction and focus of CBC
  • Visitation for church family
  • Perform weddings, funerals, baptisms, etc.


Personal Qualifications: The applicant must

  • Be a graduate of a Bible-based seminary and ordained or eligible for ordination in the Baptist faith.
  • Agree with the North American Baptist Conference Statement of Beliefs and Code of Ministerial Ethics
  • Be wholly committed to the Holy Scriptures as the inerrant Word of God
  • Exemplify character, conduct, competence depicted in I Timothy 3:17, Titus 1:5-9, I Peter 5:1-9


Apply to the Search Committee via email to:

Requirements and Qualifications

Graduate of a Bible-based seminary

Special Notes

Be ordained or eligible for ordination in the Baptist faith


515 8th Avenue NW Aberdeen, SD 57401 United States

Date Posted: November 13, 2018

Job Type: Senior Pastor, Full Time

Congregation: 70

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