Senior Pastor

Date Posted: July 22, 2022
Hours Per Week: 40
Saron Church
Linton, IN, USA
Job Type: Lead/Head/Senior Pastor
Other Details

Saron Church (Linton, IN) – Senior Pastor

The Big Picture

Saron Church (spiritofsaron.org) (175) is a Biblical church seeking a Senior Pastor who will make the teaching of the Gospel clear to us; someone who will challenge us and encourage us to spread the good news of the Gospel to others.

The Church

Saron Church is a caring congregation. We value our strong sense of family and seek a leader who will become a loving part of the Saron Family. Our church family will be fostered by a pastor who is active, confident, and comfortable in social situations with members and people of the community. We need a pastor who can bring warmth, humor, and understanding to all who seek counsel.

The Community

The city of Linton is located in the southwest area of Indiana. With a population of roughly 5,100, Linton is the largest community in Greene County and a commercial hub for the surrounding communities. This is a rural community with a small hometown feel.

The Candidate

Saron UCC believes that the Bible is the inspired word of God. We seek a pastor who finds fulfillment in preaching and teaching the good news of the Gospel. Our members place emphasis on finding someone who can lead us in exciting and meaningful worship services that will enhance our spiritual life, challenge us to be better Christians, and teach us in the ways of Jesus Christ. We long for a pastor who will make the teaching of the Gospel clear to us; someone who will challenge us and encourage us to spread the good news of the Gospel to others. Our congregation needs a pastor who will help us apply the love of Jesus Christ to the people we encounter every day. We need a pastor that will live out the Saron Church mission to “Know, Grow, and Show the love of Jesus Christ.”

Saron has been blessed with a congregation of committed and capable members involved in many roles of lay leadership. Our congregation looks for a pastor who creatively and compassionately works with members, lay persons, and staff, young and old. We search for a person who respects and supports the traditions of the church and its current ministries. We seek someone to help us develop new dreams.

Saron wants a pastor who encourages us to open our hearts, open our eyes, think about sharing our time and talents, and live up to our mission statement: To know, grow, and show the love of Jesus Christ. We know that to serve Jesus, we must reach out the hand of Christian love and fellowship to all people.

The Compensation

Salary will be in line with conference guidelines and based on experience and education. The salary is negotiable within the following range: $46,345 – $65,850 annually.

How To Apply

The Process

Along with your resume please answer these questions:

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

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