Employer: West Virginia Baptist Convention
Location: ,
Position: Southwest Area Minister
Compensation: Information not provided
Contact: John Simmons, Associate Executive Minister of Missions and Administration
Contact Phone: 304-422-6449
Comments: The Executive Committee of the West Virginia Baptist Convention is accepting applications and resumes for the staff position of Southwest Area Minister. All applications must be received in the Convention office by December 15, 2017.

Applicants must have a Master of Divinity or equivalent and a minimum of 10 years professional ministry experience.

Area Ministers serve as resource persons to the churches in their area. Area Ministers work closely with the leadership of the assigned associations to accomplish the mission of the association in conjunction with the Convention mission and purpose. Area Ministers work to resource pastors and provide pastoral care for them as needed. Area Ministers serve as transformational leaders for the churches of their area.

In addition to serving as an Area Minister, the position will require service in other areas of Convention life according to the gift mix of the Area Minister and the ministry needs of the Convention and its associations.

The Area Minister will report directly to the Executive Minister of the West Virginia Baptist Convention and relate to the Executive Board and Committee through one of the four Commissions of the Convention.

Applications should be sent to: WVBC AM Search, PO Box 1019, Parkersburg, WV 26102 or by email to:

All applications due by December 15, 2017.

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