Pastoral Details (application)

Assistant Pastor 

More information and Provisional Pastoral Role.

We are an active Evangelical Congregational Church in Wiveliscombe in Somerset, with a strong community focus. We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Pastor on an initial part-time/bi-vocational basis, to become part of the church team.  In addition to Sunday meeting’s, home group’s, etc, the team run a weekly Bods and Tods (Toddler Group), and regular weekly Coffee Morning which incorporates a ‘Memory Café’. (Dementia) at our purpose-built center next door. (Silver Street Centre). We also oversee a Food Bank, and other community projects.  

We are seeking an Assistant Pastor to assist the team in the next phase of our church growth and ideally, we are seeking a person who will:

Share the pastoral responsibilities, including preaching on a rota.

Be evangelical minded/outward looking. Lead the Church worship team.

Be involved with and create a Children’s / young people’s ministry.

Will have received some Bible teaching /degree/ student.

Flexible in approach.

Embrace our Church’s Statement of Faith.

This would ideally suit a person who is looking to receive training and encouragement in a pastoral role or who has some experience and would like a new challenge. We would see this becoming a full Pastoral position. If interested in knowing more, please express an interest by contacting us, or please send a CV with a covering letter to the email address below.

 where the imperfect and perfectly welcome’

We believe in God the Father, creator of heaven and earth; Jesus Christ the Son of God; and the Holy Spirit.Genesis 1:1; Matthew 28:19We believe that Jesus Christ died on the cross, was buried and, in body, rose again on the third day.1 Corinthians 15:1-4We believe that God loved the world so much that he sent his son Jesus to die on the cross to save us from our sins so that if we believe in him, we may have eternal life with him.John 3:16We believe the only way to have an eternal relationship with God is through Jesus. Jesus said “I am the way the truth and the life no one comes to the Father except through me.”John 14:6We believe that the Bible (the Old and New Testament) is the ultimate rule and standard of faith given by the inspiration of God and containing all things necessary for salvation.