"Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus" (Philippians 2:5 KJV)

Pastoral Search

Christian Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Cleveland, Ohio seeks a Pastor to lead an approximately 75 member, African American congregation located in the urban center of Cleveland. The requirement for this potentially bi-vocational position are: at least 6 years in a leadership position in a small to medium congregational setting as a licensed and ordained minister preferably as a Pastor; a BA or BS degree from a nationally accredited college or seminary, preferably a Master’s degree from seminary. The Pastor responsibilities include preaching, teaching, discipleship training, conducting worship services, funerals, weddings, and strategic leadership and planning. This small urban congregation seeks an energetic Shepherd able to communicate and motivate a multigenerational congregation with a special focus on youth and community outreach. We are seeking a hard working Servant of our Lord who is able to demonstrate empathy and compassion reflecting the heart of Jesus.

Applications for this position will be accepted on line from Aug 7th, 2014 until September 30th, 2014. To apply, go to our website, www.CHRISTIANHOPEMBC.ORG, click on the “Apply Now” link and complete the online profile.