First Christian Church of Coweta, OK is seeking a full-time Lead Minister. Our Minister of nine years and his wife and children have relocated to be near family. We are seeking a dedicated, passionate, Bible-centered man with a Pastor’s heart and a zeal for Jesus Christ and His Kingdom.
First Christian Church of Coweta is an Independent Christian Church located in the heart of downtown Coweta. Coweta is about ten miles from Broken Arrow/Tulsa, and it has small town charm with big city convenience just up the road. The city is growing and there is quite a bit of new construction going on. The church is currently made up of between 50-100 people with a good balance of old and young. We have a children’s ministry and a youth program that are currently volunteer-led. We also have a small food pantry that we operate out of the church as a service and outreach to our community. Our worship style is a blend of contemporary and traditional music. We are a debt-free congregation. The opportunities for growth here are tremendous, and we are seeking the right man that God would send “for such a time as this.”
The qualified applicant must possess:
• A degree in preaching or pastoral ministry (or related field) from an accredited Bible college within the Restoration Movement.
• The qualities of a servant-leader who clearly exhibits the fruit of the Spirit in his life.
• A passion for God’s Word and the ability to make it come alive and be accessible to a wide range of hearers.
• A strong work-ethic and personal integrity.
Regular duties for this position will include but are not limited to:
• Preaching on Sunday mornings
• Teaching Bible study on Wednesday nights
• Oversight of the worship service
• Frequent visitation to members of the congregation
• Hospital visitation
• Outreach to the community
• Attending church board meetings
• Working alongside the Elders/Deacons overseeing all ministries
Type of position: Paid full-time
Hours per week: Approximately 40
Salary: $36,000/year starting
221 S Bristow Avenue
Coweta, OK 74429