Church Name: First Christian Church of Christopher
Location: Christopher, Illinois
Come Join Our Family
First Christian Church in Christopher IL is looking for a Senior Minister. We are a well established congregation in a growing community. Christopher is located in southern Illinois, 2 hours southeast of St. Louis, just minutes from Rend Lake, the second largest lake in Illinois. Attractions include the Shawnee National Forest, Garden of the Gods, venues for boating, fishing, and hunting, etc.
Candidate must meet the New Testament elder requirements in 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:6-9 and 1 Peter 5:1-4 and must communicate the Gospel effectively in person and in writing for Sunday worship, Sunday school classes, and midweek bible studies. Candidate must project a strong presence in the pulpit, yet be able to exert a calming influence in tense situations, an extrovert for whom meeting new people and interacting with the community happens naturally. Candidate must be a positive person, a problem solver able to lead with energy and enthusiasm to foster congregational participation in various ministries, and be committed to assisting in VBS, youth activities, visitations at homes and in hospitals when possible. Must provide pastoral care including marriage counseling, weddings, funerals, and be technologically literate, able to communicate using church website, Facebook, smart phones, etc.
Compensation includes salary, insurance, and housing in the parsonage.
Please send resumes and links to sermon(s) to Chris Webb at [email protected]