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Senior Pastor Position:

Hampstead Baptist Church located in Hampstead Maryland has begun a search for a Senior Pastor for its congregation. Strong candidates will possess a deep commitment to proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ, a teaching ministry anchored in exposition of the Old and New Testaments, an ongoing love of discipleship for both new and experienced believers, and a pastoral ministry involving the everyday lives of the congregation that extends beyond the pulpit teaching ministry. The Senior Pastor is the administrative leader in areas of Church life and staff responsibilities.

 Hampstead Maryland is in central Maryland about 1 hour north of Washington DC and 45 minutes northwest of Baltimore MD. Hampstead Baptist Church is a congregation of over 400 members. We have an 8:30am Sunday service, a Sunday School/Bible Study time, and an 11:00am service. We also have Wednesday evening activities including AWANA groups, a youth group, and an adult Bible study. Additionally, there are men’s and women’s Bible Study times during the week as well as outreach into the community through a prison ministry and a nursing home ministry. Hampstead Baptist Church is a mission minded congregation that is active in both home and international mission ministries. Recently we completed a Church Health Assessment identifying areas of strengths as well as areas of potential actions and are continually seeking to further our growth in the Body of Christ.

Applicants should mail a resume to the Pastor Search Committee at the following address or mail electronically:

 328 Hanover Pike

Hampstead, Maryland 21074

seniorsearchteam@hampsteadbc.org

 Trusting in His guidance,

 The Pastor Search Committee

 References:

1 Timothy 3:1-7; 5:17; Titus 1:5-9; 1 Peter 5:1-4; John 3:16; 1 Corinthians 15:1-8; 1 Peter 2:24; John 20:31; 1 John 5:13; Genesis 3:15; Isaiah 7:14; 53:1-12; Matthew 1:23; John 1:29; Hebrews 1:11-3; Colossians 1:15-16; Revelation 20:3, 5-6 

 

Resources:

Hampstead Baptist Church https://hampsteadbc.org/

Baptist Faith and Message  https://bfm.sbc.net/

Hampstead, Maryland https://hampsteadmd.gov/


(4 other possible positions are available)

Submit resumes to: office@hampsteadbc.org

1. Hampstead Baptist is seeking a full-time Assistant Pastor – Children/Youth/Young Adults. Responsible for the spiritual development of children, youth, and young adult church members. 40 hours a week.

Supports the youth ministry by developing programs and events that cater to the spiritual and social needs of youth within the church. 

 Principal Accountabilities:

  • Supports the children’s ministry by assisting programs and events that cater to the spiritual and social needs of children within the church. 
  •  Supports the youth ministry by developing programs and events that cater to the spiritual and social needs of youth within the church. 
  • Supports the young adult ministry by assisting programs and events that cater to the spiritual and social needs of young adult members of the church. 
  • Coaches, mentors, and develops the teachers and leaders of children, youth, and young adult ministries, including planning and providing classes for continued development in their roles.
  • Researches and selects age-appropriate curriculum for youth.
  • Teaches Youth during Sunday and Wednesday services.
  • Works with coordinators to develop volunteer curriculum training.
  • Must affirm Baptist Faith and Message 2000
  • Ensures fiscal responsibility and adheres to departmental budget.
  • Performs other duties the executive pastor requests.

 Job Skills Required: Must meet the biblical qualifications for overseer found in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. Good verbal and written communication skills. Must possess and demonstrate ability to preach and teach, relate to and mentor people of various age groups, oversee various ministries, and equip others for ministry.

 Education: Master of Divinity or equivalent is desired but not required. Related ministry experience is desired but not required.

 Salary Range: $50-60 annually, plus benefits. Full time/exempt

 

 2. Hampstead Baptist is seeking an Interim Youth Pastor/Intern. Responsible for the spiritual development of the youth group. 16-20 hours a week anticipated.

 Principal Accountabilities:

  • Supports the youth ministry by developing programs and events that cater to the spiritual and social needs of youth within the church. 
  • Teaches Youth during Sunday and Wednesday services.
  • Mentors and develops the teachers and leaders of the youth group.
  • Researches and selects age-appropriate curriculum for youth.
  • Ensures fiscal responsibility and adheres to departmental budget.
  • Must affirm Baptist Faith and Message 2000.
  • Performs other duties the senior pastor requests. 
  • 1 day in office per week.

 Job Skills Required: Must possess and demonstrate ability to teach and preach, relate to and mentor people of various age groups. Good verbal and written communication skills

 Education: • Theological degree from accredited school is desired but not required.

 Salary Range: $500 per week. Part Time

  

3. Hampstead Baptist is seeking a full-time Worship Pastor. Responsible for leading worship and ensuring musical support for church services and special events. 40 hours a week.

 Principal Accountabilities:

  • ·      Leads worship during Sunday and Wednesday church services and special events.
  • ·      Schedules and supervises worship team volunteers.
  • ·      Coaches, mentors and develops church musicians.
  • ·      Plans weekly music set.
  • ·      Procures music practice sheets and forwards to musicians.
  • ·      Ensures music equipment is up-to-date and operational.
  • ·      Works with vendors to maintain and service musical equipment.
  • ·      Works with various committees to ensure worship services operate smoothly.
  • ·      Must affirm the Baptist Faith and Message 2000
  • ·      Takes responsibility for, and adheres to, departmental budget.
  • ·      Performs other duties the senior pastor requests.

 Job Skills: Required: Excellent communication skills. Experience managing volunteers in a church environment. Ability and experience leading worship in a church setting. Basic computer skills needed

 Education: College degree in related field is desired but not required.

 Salary Range: $50-60 annually, plus benefits. Full time/Nonexempt

  

4. Hampstead Baptist is seeking an Interim Worship Pastor. Responsible for leading worship and ensuring musical support for church services and special events. 16-20 hours a week anticipated.

 Principal Accountabilities:

  • ·      Leads worship during church services and special events.
  • ·      Schedules and supervises worship team volunteers.
  • ·      Plans weekly music set.
  • ·      Procures music practice sheets and forwards to musicians.
  • ·      Ensures music equipment is up-to-date and operational.
  • ·      Takes responsibility for, and adheres to, departmental budget.
  • ·      Must affirm Baptist Faith and Message 2000.
  • ·      Performs other duties the senior pastor requests. 
  • ·      1 day in office per week.

 Job Skills: Required: Excellent communication skills. Experience managing volunteers in a church environment. Experience leading worship in a church setting. Basic computer skills needed.

 Education: College degree in related field is desired but not required.

 Salary Range: $300 per week. Part Time