Immanuel Baptist Church, a 55 year old multi-generational church in Greenwood, MS is prayerfully seeking God’s will to be fulfilled in seeking its next pastor. Greenwood, MS is located in culturally diverse Leflore County on the eastern edge of the Mississippi delta approximately 2 hours from both Memphis and Jackson. Immanuel is known for its sweet spirit of fellowship among members and for its willingness to reach out to others in the name of Christ. The pastor will lead a bi-vocational and part-time staff of 3 along with volunteers. The church would like the pastor to keep regular office hours that can be negotiated. A seminary degree is preferred but not required. Immanuel has supported past pastors as much as possible in their pursuit of educational goals. The church currently has services on Sunday morning, Sunday evening and Wednesday night. IBC typically has 55-60 in Sunday school and Wednesday night prayer services are well attended with children and youth programs taking place on Wednesday as well. The well-being and growth of the children and youth programs are a priority for the church. Candidates must also affirm and agree with the Baptist Faith and Message, June 2000. The pastor should also be prepared to visit the congregation as needed and to lead the church in outreach. Resume’s can be emailed to email@example.com or can be mailed to:
Immanuel Baptist Church, 916 Medallion Drive, Greenwood, MS 38930, ATT: Pastor Search Committee.