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Senior Minister

Job Description

Welcome to First Christian Church, Buffalo. We are seeking a passionate and visionary Senior Minister to lead our rural congregation in Buffalo, Oklahoma. This position will have the freedom to guide and lead the church with ultimate accountability to the elders and board. If you are dedicated to spiritual growth, community engagement, and embody our values of preaching, teaching evangelism, and building close relationships of trust and compassion with our church congregation, we invite you to consider joining our vibrant and welcoming community.

Qualifications – Below are the qualifications we are looking for our new minister to meet:

  • A degree in Theology, biblical studies, or a related field from an accredited institution.
  • Ordination or licensing as a pastor under Christian Church standards.
  • Proven experience in pastoral ministry, spiritual leadership, and community engagement.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in organizational and administrative tasks.

Responsibilities – Here is a non-exhaustive list of the responsibilities and duties the pastor of First Christian Church Buffalo:

  • Preach biblically sound sermons on Sunday mornings that align with our church beliefs and practices.
  • Help lead group Bible studies
  • Teach a Sunday School class
  • Collaborate with volunteers and elders to ensure the smooth operation of church ministries.
  • Be actively engaged in the community with congregants and potential future congregants.
  • Be a counselor/spiritual advisor to the congregants as needed.

Salary and Compensation

  • $32,000-$45,000 (depending on experience)
  • $850/mo. parsonage value
  • Up to $300/mo. utility allowance
  • $50/mo phone allowance

Closing Statement
At First Christian Church Buffalo, we believe that finding the right pastor is a collaborative effort between the church elders and the candidate. WE look forward to welcoming a new pastor who shares our vision and is excited to lead this church. If you feel called to be a part of our community, we invite you to apply and join us in fulfilling our mission together.

Physical Address

First Christian Church

121 NW 2nd St.

Buffalo, OK  73834

To apply for the position of Senior Minister at First Christian Church Buffalo, please submit your resume, a cover letter, photo, and any additional relevant documents (i.e. sermon, video clip, etc.) to Candidates will be contacted for an initial interview.


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