Solo Pastor


Posted Date 2/21/2024

I: Job Posting

Position: Senior Pastor

Location: Charlie Lake Community Church

Address: 12731 Old Hope Road Charlie Lake BC V0C 1H0

Search Committee Email:

Office Number: 250-785-1723


 General Position Description: Charlie Lake Community Church is a multi-generational faith community. Our vision is “Building contagious followers of Christ by growing in faith, living in community, and engaging in missions.” The Senior Pastor will work with our church leadership to develop and disciple spiritual leaders, who will in turn work to build “contagious followers of Christ,” and reach out to our local community. We are looking for a motivational shepherd who wants to know and engage with his flock to help them be the best they can be for Christ.

 Primary Responsibilities:

Develop and deliver bible based preaching and teaching in weekly sermons

Administer the Lord’s Supper, baptism, weddings, funerals, and dedications.

Assist in running the church office in collaboration with the church administrator.

Active participation in pastoral care for members of the Charlie Lake community, which includes but is not limited to; visiting the sick, and offering support and Godly counsel to members of the community during difficult times.

 Desired Skills:

  1. Practical biblical teacher
  2. Disciple maker/equipper
  3. Pastoral Care

 Desired Personal Characteristics:

  1. Shepherd
  2. Relational
  3. Motivational

 Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Education: Master of Divinity from a recognized theological college/university
  2. Experience: 5+ years of ministry experience
  3. Ordained or eligible for ordination with the CBWC

 Hours per Week: This is a full-time position.

Compensation: Will be commensurate with training and experience; to be fairly negotiated with guidance from the compensation guidelines of the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada.

Application Submissions: We invite candidates to apply with a Ministry Information Profile (MIP – download from the CBWC webpage to the Charlie Lake Community Church Chairperson Matt Koop at

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Application Deadline: Will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.

 What Kind of Senior Pastor Do We Need?

We (Charlie Lake Community Church) are looking for a senior pastor who is a man of God in family life, work life, and church life. He will demonstrate a high degree of moral character in line with biblical teachings. This pastor will be relatable, hospitable, and will not be afraid to know and be known. The pastor will help shepherd this flock of believers to grow deeper in our faith and walk with us through our faith journey. This pastor will engage in down-to-earth, practical biblical teaching, with a strong emphasis on how to serve Jesus in our day-to-day lives. He will work with our church leadership to equip and disciple spiritual leaders, as well as motivate and lead us to reach out to our local community with the gospel message.


Ministry Focus
Employment Status
Full time

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