Calvary Baptist Church
Church Description *
Calvary Baptist Church is a Southern Baptist Church that is located in a residential area of the city of Santa Clara, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Church members live in Santa Clara and in the nearby cities of Sunnyvale, Cupertino, San Jose, Campbell and Saratoga. The church is located across the street from a public elementary school, in a middle-class community in Silicon Valley. The average regular attendance on Sunday Mornings is around 65. They are a diverse congregation in a diverse community that places a strong emphasis on preaching, worship, prayer, children’s ministry and missions. Calvary Baptist is in need of a Pastor who shares a vision for reaching the lost, both here and elsewhere.
They own their existing building and are planning to expand their facilities to grow ministries to the community. The church has already funded the first phase to build a new building and hope to break ground in the early part of 2019.
Position Description *
Calvary Baptist is seeking a full-time Pastor to lead the congregation under the direction of the Holy Spirit. The Pastor will oversee and lead the teams in worship, discipleship, service and outreach. The Pastor will also work to train, encourage and support leaders and members. They are praying for God to provide a Pastor who can effectively minister to their growing and diverse congregation.
At least 5 years of pastoral or professional ministry experience is required. A Master’s Degree from a seminary is preferred.