General Information

Job Title:

Senior/solo pastor

Job Description:

The Pastor (or Teaching Elder) is responsible for preaching/teaching, working with the Session to establish and implement a consistent vision for the church, equipping the church for the various works of ministry, and developing the gifts and skills of the congregation.


Position Qualifications:

Education & Experience

  • A relevant Biblical graduate degree (ie, M.Div., D.Min., Th.D.)
  • Leadership experience relevant to leading a congregation of 80 to 100 people (does not have to be ministry experience, but relevant leadership experience in business, academia, military, etc. can apply)
  • Experience serving at a church of similar size to Covenant Church (preferred)
  • Preaching experience
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is desired but not required


Personal Characteristics

  • Passionately loves Jesus and His Church
  • Adheres to Covenant Theology and the Reformed Doctrines of Grace
  • Prayerfully relies on God in all things
  • Models faithful love and devotion to his family
  • Communicates the Gospel consistently
  • Inspires his congregation to participate in the Great Commission and mercy ministries
  • Builds relationships within and without the congregation

Application Deadline

Job Type:

Full Time

Salary Range:


General Information

Church/Organization Name

Covenant Presbyterian Church

Contact Name & Contact Info

(956) 245-4538




Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)

City, State

Harlingen, TX

Description of Organization

Covenant Church was organized more than 30 years ago and is part of the South Texas Presbyterian Church in America Presbytery. Currently we have 80 members, with an average weekly attendance of 78 people. Our previous pastor stayed with Covenant for 12 years and is leaving with the prayers and blessings of our church family to follow God’s will in his life.

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