Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church, Brandenburg, Kentucky

First Baptist Church of Brandenburg, KY is seeking a full-time senior pastor.  
First Baptist is a member of the Kentucky Baptist Convention and Southern Baptist Convention.
The Senior Pastor is responsible to the church to:
  • Lead and further develop the mission, vision, and goals 
  • Proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ
  • Plan and conduct the worship services
  • Prepare and deliver sermons
  • Lead in observance of church ordinances
  • Teach the biblical revelation
  • Engage in pastoral care ministries
  • Lead the church programs to witness and care for persons in the church and community
  • Provide administrative leadership in all areas of church life by coordinating the staff’s ministry and office presence
  • Act as the chief administrator of the paid staff
  • Conduct wedding ceremonies and funerals
  • Work with the deacons, trustees, church officers, and committees in performance of their duties
  • Cooperate with associational, state, and denominational leaders in matters of mutual interest and concern
  • Ordained Minister
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Seminary degree preferred in divinity, ministry, or Christian education
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in full-time ministry preferred
  • Pass a state and national criminal/financial background check
Total Compensation Package:
  • $71,000 to $81,000 based on education and experience
  • Mileage; conference and book allowances
To Apply:
Email a resume and list of 3 references to or
Mail to:
First Baptist Church
Attn: Pastor Search Committee
149 Lawrence St.
Brandenburg, KY  40108