Tri-City Chinese Baptist Church

Candidate Profile

Pastoral Search Overview | Inquiry Process

English Pastor

Responsibilities

  • Shepherding the English congregation, across adults, youths and children ministries.
  • Owner and overall leader of the English ministry
  • Strong, Scripture based preaching and teaching
  • Introduce and lead evangelism and outreach initiatives, disciple and mentor new believers
  • Provide pastoral care and counseling to congregation, support lay leaders in ministries

Qualifications

  • Demonstrated pastoral gifts in preaching, teaching, caring and evangelism
  • Received clear calling to be a pastor, and a passion for the lost
  • Spiritual leadership to guide, direct and empower lay leaders for ministry
  • Ability to communicate effectively, and works collaboratively with the pastoral team in shepherding, teaching and equipping believers
  • Understands North American Chinese culture and is experienced serving and leading in a multi-ethical and multi-generation environment.
  • Doctrinal position is consistent with the Baptist faith and doctrines
  • Ability to preach and effectively communicate in English.  Ability to communicate in Mandarin and/or Cantonese a plus
  • Seminary graduate with Master of Divinity or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years as a full time pastor, with relevant experiences in family, youth and children ministries

Cantonese Pastor

Responsibilities

  • Shepherding the Cantonese congregation
  • Owner and overall leader of the Cantonese ministry
  • Strong, Scripture based preaching and teaching
  • Introduce and lead evangelism and outreach initiatives, disciple and mentor new believers
  • Provide pastoral care and counseling to congregation, support lay leaders in ministries

Qualifications

  • Demonstrated pastoral gifts in preaching, teaching, caring and evangelism
  • Received clear calling to be a pastor, and a passion for the lost
  • Spiritual leadership to guide, direct and empower lay leaders for ministry
  • Ability to communicate effectively, and works collaboratively with the pastoral team in shepherding, teaching and equipping believers
  • Understands North American Chinese culture and is experienced serving and leading in a multi-ethical and multi-generation environment.
  • Doctrinal position is consistent with the Baptist faith and doctrines
  • Ability to preach and effectively communicate in Cantonese.  Ability to communicate in English and/or Mandarin a plus
  • Seminary graduate with Master of Divinity or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years as a full time pastor, with relevant experiences in family, youth and children ministries