Community Bible Church

Date Posted: July 6, 2022
Hours Per Week: 40
Community Bible Church
Central City, NE, USA
Job Type: Lead/Head/Senior Pastor
Other Details

Community Bible Church (Central City, NE) – Senior Pastor

The Big Picture

Community Bible Church (centralcitycommunitybible.org)(150) is seeking a full-time Senior Pastor to preach the Word of God, shepherd the church and impact the community for the glory of God.  

The Church

  • CBC has about 150 people attending with an average attendance of about 110.
    • We have 12 young families with 40 children at home, 9 of whom are Jr-Sr High age.
    • Central City is a rural community located along the Platte River. 
      • Our church is made up of farmers and ranchers, teachers and professional, young to retired families. 
    • Our AWANA program with about 30 kids participating.
    • Our Jr & Sr High Youth group has been ministering to about 15 young people.
  • Central City Public School www.centralcityschoolsne.org, as well as Nebraska Christian Schools K-12 www.nebraskchristian.org,  serves our community.  
    • We have children attending both schools.
  • Central City has a population of about 3,000. 
    • Located 25 miles east of Grand Island which has a population of 50,000.
  • Our church enjoys a blended worship style.
  • We are a part of the Berean Fellowship of Churches. www.weareberean.org. 

The Candidate

  • Leading and shepherding the Church in spiritual growth and disciple development.
  • Preaching and teaching the Word of God with an emphasis on exposition of Scripture.
  • Help develop our Discipleship and Life (small) group ministry.
  • Provide leadership in outreach community and surrounding area.
  • Be involved in the life of the Youth and Church families as time and opportunity allow.
  • Be available to counsel and mentor members of the Church family and community.
  • Teach adult or youth Sunday School classes as desired or needed.
  • Meet monthly with the Elders at their regular meetings.

The Qualifications

  • A man who is growing in the qualifications of an Elder in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1.
  • Demonstrates a life of godly character (along with his wife, if married) and has the heart of a shepherd.
  • Bible College or Seminary training is preferred.
  • In agreement with the Doctrinal Statement and Constitution of Community Bible Church.
  • Demonstrates a firm grasp of biblical principles and is able to effectively teach the Word of God to a variety of age groups.
  • Possesses effective communication skills and can connect with individuals from a diverse range of ages and backgrounds.
  • Able to fulfill Senior Pastor responsibilities.

How To Apply

The Process

Please look over this job description and the church website. Along with your resume please answer these questions:

  • Why do you believe that you might be a good fit as the Senior Pastor at  Community Bible Church?
  • Describe your experiences in ministry and how you may be qualified to serve as the Senior Pastor of Community Bible Church?
  • In just a few sentences please give a summary of your theology and how that is in line with the doctrine of Community Bible Church?

Please send your resume, the answers to these questions and a link to at least one online sermon to [email protected].