General Information

Job Title:

Senior Pastor

Job Description:

Five Key Characteristics, gifts, and/or skills we require:
1.  Strong Morals – Family and Financial
2.  Student of the Bible
3.  Highly Gifted in Preaching
4.  Humility and Strong Interpersonal Skills
5,  Strong Theology with a Passion for Sharing the Gospel

Position Qualifications:

Major Responsibilities:

Preach the Word of God

Administer the Sacraments of the Church

Moderate the Session and Congregational Meetings

Pastoral Care including visiting sick and infirm members

Lead a new/prospective members class

Plan and lead special services such as Christmas and during Holy Week

Preach special messages with Stewardship emphasis

Work closely with the Clerk of Session to plan and convene Session meetings in an orderly and efficient manner

Chair weekly staff meetings, coordinate staff activities and programs

Perform Weddings and Funerals (or memorial services).  Counsel bride and groom

Chaplain of Parkway Preschool

Attend Deacons meetings

Train newly elected officers (Elders and Deacons)

Train Confirmands

Reach out to visitors, individuals and organizations in the community to spread the Good News of the Gospel and grow our congregation

Work with Session to develop strategic plans to grow the Church as good stewards of God’s gifts to foster increased unity within the congregation

Full Time Ordained Minister of the Word and Sacrament acceptable to the Evangelical Presbyterian Church Ministerial Committee

Skill choices required:  Evangelism, Spiritual Development and Teaching

Skill choices desired:  Communication (oral and written),  leadership, organizational and time management skills, Pastoral Care

Application Deadline

Job Type:

Full Time

Salary Range:


General Information

Church Name

Parkway Presbyterian Church

Contact Name & Contact Info

(770) 889-8694




Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC)

City, State

Cumming, GA

Description of Organization

Parkway Presbyterian Church is located in a community of 120,000 people.  We are located on 16 total acres, 9.5 of which are undeveloped and 3.52 acres which are under contract for sale.  We are conveniently located to major Hospitals, Shopping and Interstate.  20,500 SF building, 2 stories, occupied 8/20/2000.  350 seat sanctuary (non-permanent, configure seating.)  3,000 SF of meeting space in 2 modular units in the back.  15 passenger bus.  PPC Pre-school is housed during the school year.  Forsyth County is one of the fastest-growing and affluent counties in the south.  We are surrounded by Award-Winning schools.
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