Interim Pastor

Date Posted: February 14, 2022
Hours Per Week: 15-20
The First Church of Evans
Derby, NY, USA
Job Type: Adult Pastor
Other Details

The First Church of Evans is seeking to fill the position of Interim Pastor. This will be a part-time, temporary position until the position of permanent pastor is filled. The First Church of Evans is a non-denominational and congregationally governed community church of 60-65 average attendance founded over 200 years ago and is located in a small town setting in Derby, NY, approximately 25 miles south of Buffalo, NY on the shores of beautiful Lake Erie.

The duties of the Interim Pastor will include:

  • Coordinating with the church secretary to prepare a weekly bulletin.
  • Completing an Order of Worship for Sunday Service.
  • Preaching the weekly Sermon on Sunday mornings.
  • Administering the Sacraments of Communion and Baptism.
  • Able to perform weddings and funerals.

Ministerial Status and Qualifications

  •  A degree from a Seminary or Bible College.
  •  Ordained and/or Licensed Minister.
  • Would prefer at least 3-5 years ministry experience as a Lead or Senior Pastor.

How To Apply

If interested in this position, please submit the following:

  • Cover letter including a little bit about you and why you think God is calling you to apply for this ministry
  • Current resume (including email address and contact telephone numbers).
  • Personal Statement of Faith.
  • Personal and/or professional (minister/pastor) letters of reference.

Information may be submitted to:

The First Church of Evans

PO Box 364

Derby, NY 14047

Attn:  Thomas Shapter, Search Committee Chairman


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