Senior Pastor - Chicago, IL


Listed 07-19-2018
Rogers Park Baptist Church, 1900 W. Greenleaf Avenue, Chicago, IL 60626.
Chicago, IL
Start Date
Full Time

Rogers Park Baptist Church (RPBC) on the Northside of Chicago, IL is seeking a Bi-vocational Senior Pastor to be shepherd of the church membership. We are looking for a Pastor who meets the requirements of I Tim 3:1-7, Titus 1, and I Pet 5:3. In short, a Pastor called by God, blameless, not ashamed of the Gospel, willing to teach the flock, hospitable, of good character and reputation, honest, membership visitation, and has pastoral experience.  The Pastor must have a servant heart, a vision of leadership for RPBC, and be a sensitive shepherd who cares for his flock.


  1. Preach weekly, supervise worship service, and administer ordinances
  2. Oversee ministries groups
  3. Active on Church Boards
  4. Manage staff and volunteers
  5. Conduct/Lead prayer meetings
  6. Visit /Counsel the individual of the congregation
  7. Additional duties/responsibilities as deemed by the Advisory Board


  1. Bachelor’s degree in Divinity;  Preferred an individual with a Master or Doctorate of Divinity
  2. Licensed/Ordained to Preach
  3. Committed to God and Family
  4. Gifted in Pastoral duties
  5. Church membership of at least 3 years
  6. Served on a Diaconate Board for 2 years
  7. Strong Leadership and Communication skills
  8. Knowledgeable about the Bible, and strong belief in the Word
  9. Strong organizational skills
  10. Ability to establish good relationship with the community at large, your peers, and the membership of RPBC
  11. Excellent Fundraising skills
  12. Proven ability to manage a multi-diverse congregation
  13. Should be in agreement with RPBC doctrinal statement and church covenant

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and a statement of Faith to the address or email below (No Phone Calls, Please) by July 31, 2018:

                Pulpit Committee Chair
                Rogers Park Baptist Church
                1900 W Greenleaf Avenue
                Chicago, IL 60626


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