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Senior Pastor Full Time

Gethsemane Baptist Church

Danville, KY



1.     Overview: Gethsemane Baptist Church, located in Danville, Kentucky, is actively seeking a full-time Senior Pastor whom God has chosen to lead us into the future.  The candidate will be responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation. The candidate must be ordained or willing to be ordained into the gospel ministry. The applicant must have the ability to develop and deliver biblically sound, Spirit-led sermons and teachings.  If you feel led, please send a cover letter and resume to: [email protected] or Gethsemane Baptist Church 123 Quisenberry Ave.  Danville, KY  40422

2.     General Qualifications

  •  Meets Qualifications for Pastor (Elder, Bishop, Overseer) in 1 Tim. 3 and Titus 1
  • Demonstrates Calling from God to Pastor a local Church
  • Affirms the Baptist Faith and Message 2000
  • Expository Preaching
  • Biblical Understanding of the Gospel and Sound Doctrine
  • Degree in Theology/Ministry Related field preferred.
  • Ordination or willingness to be ordained
  •  Evidence of sanctification in your life, growing in personal holiness, etc.
  •  Willingness to relocate to the Boyle co. area

3.     General Duties

  • Oversees all ministries in the Church
  • Minimum equivalence of 40 hrs. per week.
  • Collaborates with other pastors in the Church in all ministries
  •  Oversees staff
  • Coordinate with deacons and participate in visiting the sick, hospitalized, and homebound
  • Officiate Biblical Weddings and Funerals upon request
  • General Counseling (Premarital, grief, etc.)


  • Actively and faithfully shares the gospel in the church and the community.

Missions and Outreach

  • Oversee and facilitate local and international missions efforts
  •  Represent the church in community events and organizations
  • Foster relationships with local community leaders and other churches.

4.     Salary: ·      Total Salary Package of $55,000.

To apply for this job email your details to gethsemane.baptist123@gmail.com

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