Date Posted: June 13, 2023
Hours Per Week: 40+
First Presbyterian Church
Whitefish, MT, USA
Job Type: Lead/Head/Senior Pastor
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Join Our Vibrant Church Community in the Serene Heart of Nature

Are you an inspiring spiritual leader with a passion for guiding others on their faith journey? Look no further! Our flourishing, close-knit congregation is seeking an experienced Bible based pastor to lead our diverse community in the breathtaking surroundings of our charming Montana mountain town, nestled at the entrance to Glacier National Park and embraced by the majestic allure of a nearby ski mountain.

Why Choose Us?

  • Thriving Multi-generational Church: Join a vibrant and welcoming community that spans generations, where spiritual growth, fellowship, and support are at the core of our mission.
  • Serene Mountain Town: Immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of nature as you minister to a congregation situated in a picturesque mountain town. Breathe in the fresh mountain air and embrace the serenity that surrounds you.
  • Gateway to Glacier National Park: Discover the awe-inspiring wonders of Glacier National Park, right on your doorstep. Revel in the opportunity to engage with nature and witness God’s magnificent creation in all its glory.
  • Ski Mountain Haven: Indulge in your love for winter sports with a ski mountain situated at the base of our town. Experience the thrill of the slopes during your downtime and forge connections with a congregation that shares your passion for adventure.

Your Role and Responsibilities As our esteemed pastor, you will be entrusted with the vital task of nurturing our congregation’s spiritual growth and providing guidance on matters of faith. Drawing upon your wealth of experience and profound understanding of Christian principles, you will inspire, mentor, and counsel individuals across all walks of life. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering engaging sermons that resonate with the hearts and minds of our diverse community.
  • Offering pastoral care, counseling, and support to congregants in times of need.
  • Facilitating meaningful worship experiences that create a deep sense of connection and reverence.
  • Collaborating with church leadership to plan and coordinate impactful community outreach initiatives.
  • Fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment that celebrates diversity and encourages spiritual growth for all.

Qualifications and Experience To thrive in this role, we seek a pastor who embodies the following qualities:

  • Faithful and Compassionate: A steadfast commitment to Christian values and an unwavering dedication to serving others with love and compassion.
  • Inspirational Preacher: The ability to captivate and inspire congregants through compelling Bible based sermons that connect faith to their daily lives.
  • Pastoral Experience: Proven experience as a pastor, ideally within a multi-generational church setting, demonstrating a deep understanding of the challenges and joys that come with guiding a diverse congregation.
  • Strong Communication Skills: Excellent interpersonal skills, allowing you to connect with people of all ages and backgrounds and foster a sense of belonging within the church community.
  • Openness to Nature’s Majesty: A genuine appreciation for the beauty of the natural world and a desire to incorporate its wonders into Christ centered teachings.

Join Our Community Today! If you are a seasoned pastor seeking an exciting opportunity to lead a thriving Christ centered congregation in a charming mountain town at the gateway to Glacier National Park, we invite you to apply. Unite with us in our pursuit of spiritual growth, community engagement, and the celebration of God’s grace in this idyllic mountain haven.

How To Apply

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and a sample sermon to Terry Nelson [email protected].
We look forward to exploring this remarkable journey together.