Job Opportunities

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Lead Pastor
New Life Church (Teulon, MB)

New Life Church Teulon, is prayerfully seeking the Lord’s choice for a Lead Pastor who is energetic, outgoing, personable and gifted in the area of evangelism, with a deep concern for the salvation of the community and surrounding area. Our Pastor will need to be passionate about Jesus and the church, have a heart for the lost, as well as being gifted in the areas of leadership, biblical based preaching, teaching and communication. While we prefer candidates having previous experience and education related to this role, we place a much greater weight on God’s gifting and call upon their lives.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Be the primary spiritual and directional leader of the Church providing spiritual care and maturity to the congregation & community through biblical preaching and teaching
  • Will co-operate and be under the authority of the Congregational Ministry Team of New Life Church Teulon
  • Be responsible for overseeing the administration of the Church organization
  • Lead the Sunday services, arranging the order of service and preaching the message. Having final approval on all visiting speakers, missionaries and special services

New Life Church is located in Teulon, Manitoba. Teulon, commonly referred to as the “Gateway to the Interlake”, with a town population of approximately 1,200. Teulon is located 59km’s north of the City of Winnipeg and recently celebrated it’s 100 Birthday in 2019. Please visit for more information regarding our wonderful community.

Your application must include a current resume and cover letter along with any pertinent additional information you wish to share. All applications will be held in strict confidence.

Please email your resume to attention Dwight Dilts, Search Committee at

Full job description below.

Lead Pastor
Gateway Community Church (Hinton, AB)

Gateway Community Church (GCC) is prayerfully seeking a Lead Pastor.  The Lead Pastor will work with the Elders Board to provide biblically based preaching, teaching, shepherding and overall leadership to GCC.  We are seeking a Pastor gifted in strong biblical preaching and teaching who has a strong relational ministry.

GCC is affiliated with the Baptist General Conference of Canada (BGCC).  GCC was started in 1960 and has a well-established stable body of believers.  We are a healthy, debt and mortgage-free church with an average attendance around 80 and minister to about 200 individuals.  

We are located in Hinton, Alberta, a town of around 10,000 surrounded by forest, within twenty minutes of Jasper National Park and the Rocky Mountains.  The primary employers are in our region are forestry, oil and gas and coal.  More information about the community can be found at

Primary duties include but are not limited to the following areas:

  • Preaching, Teaching and Worship
  • Pastoral Care
  • Prayer and Spiritual Formation
  • Visionary and Missional Leadership
  • Church Administration and Supervision of employees

The successful candidate shall be in agreement with and adhere to the Baptist General Conference Articles of Faith and Gateway Community Church’s Statement of Faith.  He must also have a graduate degree or higher from a recognized seminary and must be eligible to be credentialed by the BGCC.  He must have an evangelical Church background and have sound biblical doctrine.

Please email your application to our Pastoral Search Committee in care of Cliff Mantai at or mail your application to:

Gateway Community Church 
101 Douglas Drive
Hinton, AB T7V 1C1

Your application must include a resume with a cover letter and any other information you wish to include.  You must be eligible to work in Canada.

This position will remain open until filled.

Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Life
Killam Baptist Church/Forestburg Community Church (Killam/Forestburg, AB)

Killam Baptist Church/ Forestburg Community Baptist Church is a multi-generational evangelical church in two locations which are near one another. We are seeking applications for the full-time position of Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Life. This vacancy is the result of our former Associate Pastor following God’s leading from effective and productive ministry with us to become a Lead Pastor in another church. We are a healthy church with an average attendance of 80-100 each Sunday, however, we serve approximately 150 people across the County of Flagstaff. Our mission is, “To love Jesus, teach Biblical truth and reach people for Christ.”

The successful candidate will devote most of his time, energy and God-given gifts towards the discipleship of children/youth/young adults in becoming mature followers of Jesus Christ. He will also assist the Lead Pastor in providing care to the congregation through preaching, teaching and shepherding.

We are in a rural setting, 45 minutes east of Camrose and about 1 ½ hours outside of Edmonton, Alberta and operate within the Baptist General Conference.


  • Some Bible School training is preferred
  • Sound Biblical doctrine in line with the BGCA/BGCC
  • A Spirit-filled, mature believer with a passion for discipleship and outreach into our church and community
  • Capable of carrying out some preaching, teaching and training of lay leaders
  • Self-motivated team player with leadership ability


Applications may be sent to our Pastoral Search Committee at
Job description available upon request.

**Church Profile PDF available below

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Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries
New Life Church (Stonewall, MB)

Do you have a passion for developing youth and young adults to grown in faith, ministry and missions?

New Life Church has an opportunity for you in leading the next generation to EXPERIENCE new life in Christ, EXPRESS new life to one another and EXTEND new life to those who do not yet know God.

New Life Church is a healthy and thriving church located in Stonewall, MB and we are looking for someone who has a passion for God, youth and taking Jesus’ love to the world.

Primary Tasks:

  •      To love our young people where they are;
  •      To ensure that the spiritual and practical needs of the youth and young adults are being addressed;
  •      To develop creative and meaningful programming for the youth/young adult ministry; and
  •      To oversee the training and development of the youth/young adult leadership team.

Ideal Qualifications:

  1. Have an undergraduate degree or equivalent experience;
  2. Have 2-3 years’ experience in ministry; and
  3. Have strong leadership and administrative skills.

A variety of experience and skills will be considered when selecting candidates.

For a full ministry description and to find out more about New Life Church, please visit us at

To apply for this position please send your resume to, along with the answers to the three questions listed under “job opportunities” on our website.

Resumes will be accepted until May 24, 2019.

English Ministry Pastor (Full-Time)
Lansdowne Chinese Baptist Church (Edmonton, AB)

Lansdowne Chinese Baptist Church (LCBC) is a vibrant, Christ-centered church that meets in Edmonton, Alberta. It is near the university campus and is surrounded by established neighbourhoods and schools. LCBC is a dual-congregational (Mandarin and English totalling 360) church with its English congregation having an average Sunday attendance of 80 from all ages. The English congregation is predominantly made up of English-speaking Chinese people along with other ethnic groups including Caucasians, Filipinos, and Africans. We have a contemporary worship style. Our vision is to reach out to the multi-ethnic neighbourhood and the nearby university community.

The vacancy in the pastoral position was a result of the current English pastor moving on after completing ten blessed years of ministry.  LCBC is now seeking to fill the position with a pastor who identifies with our vision and statement of faith (, and communicates God’s Word through expository preaching and sound biblical teaching. The pastor will lead a team of lay leaders to develop community and campus outreach. We are looking for a relational pastor who loves God and cares for His people deeply.


  • Evangelical church background with sound biblical doctrine
  • Calling from God to full-time ministry
  • Godly character set forth in 1 Timothy 3:1-7
  • Bachelor degree or higher from Christian university/college or seminary
  • Prior pastoral or church ministry experience in North America

General Job Description:

  • Report to the Senior Pastor and is responsible to the Board of Deacons
  • Provide visionary and spiritual leadership for the English Ministry
  • Preach and teach on Sundays and other special worship services
  • Provide pastoral care for our church and community
  • Develop and disciple lay ministry leaders
  • Lead and promote weekly prayer meeting



Please email your resume along with a cover letter to our Pastoral Search Committee at

This position will remain open until filled.

Worship Leader - Part-Time (possible full-time)
Westview Baptist Church (Powell River, BC)

Westview Baptist Church with 250+ membership in the beautiful coastal community of Powell River, BC has an available part-time leadership position in our worship ministry.

WBC is looking for a servant leader with strong organizational skills who is able to lead, encourage and grow our worship teams. The successful candidate will be a strong team builder, able to work with people of different age groups, and sensitive to the needs of a multigenerational congregation.

WBC enjoys joyful, contemporary worship services. The building is modern and spacious with a recently updated digital sound system. Our vision focuses on missional outreach in the community and healthy relationships through our group ministry.

While this position is part-time, there is another part-time ministry opportunity in Powell River through Young Life Canada as an outreach youth worker. These two positions can be complementary and form a full-time ministry position for candidates with experience in both worship and youth. For more information on the youth worker position, contact Young Life Canada:

Please email resumes to
For further information call 604.485.5040 or visit us at

Connections Pastor
Lakeside Baptist Church (Kenora, ON)

Lakeside Baptist Church is a caring family dedicated to serving Jesus Christ by addressing the spiritual, relational, emotional and physical needs of people in Kenora and beyond.

To help our membership continue to grow in grace and wisdom, we are looking to add to our team, a new position of Connections Pastor. The Connections Pastor will report directly to the Senior Pastor.

The goal of the Connections Pastor is to assist the Senior Pastor in equipping, mentoring, and supporting our volunteer leadership with the necessary skills and motivation to mentor other disciples of Christ. They are responsible for leadership, team building, and the development and implementation of volunteer ministry in the church. The Connection Pastor’s overall vision is to ensure all attending Lakeside Baptist Church (LBC) are able to find an appropriate place to serve in ministry. They are to encourage, motivate and challenge all attendees to walk ever deeper with Christ in their personal commitment of faith.

The six main areas of focus for a Connections Pastor at LBC: Education, Small Groups Ministry, Volunteer Coordination, First Impressions Planning, Membership Enhancement, and Visitation, which are described in detail in the Connection Pastor’s Role Description, and available to interested candidates.

Qualifications are as follows:
Must be Biblically sound, adhering to the doctrine, values and beliefs of the Baptist General Conference of Canada, as well as Lakeside Baptist Church’s own Statement of Faith and Values. The right candidate will be prayerfully devoted to their Lord and Saviour, highly relational, fluid in current ministry practices, and a continuous learner, with a desire to go ever deeper in their own Spiritual walk and commitment to Christ. This candidate will be keenly interested in investing in others to see them walk and commit as deeply to Christ as they seek to be and do. The candidate will ideally have 4 – 5 years related ministry experience and post-secondary education in theology or related ministry. The candidate will have clearly demonstrated leadership, communication, and conflict management skills. This person must prove to be willing to learn and work under and with others in a team environment while being fully capable of working independently and at the head of ministry teams.

The Connections Pastor position requires great flexibility in hours available for work, including evenings and weekends with a schedule that may vary at different times of the year. The position is a full-time, salaried position and the salary is based upon a projected 40 hours per week. Compensation includes base salary, benefits and mileage reimbursement for ministry-related travel as set out by church policy.

Applicant must be legally able to work in Canada.
Please submit resume and cover letter to:

While we thank all interested candidates, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Children's Ministry Pastor - Full Time
Lansdowne Chinese Baptist Church (Edmonton, AB)

Lansdowne Chinese Baptist Church is a dual-congregational (Mandarin and English), multi-generational evangelical church in Edmonton. We are looking for a person who has God’s calling for full-time pastoral ministry and the heart and passion to serve the Lord through children’s ministry. This pastor would have a vision in developing our vibrant children ministry to the next level. The pastor will be strong in preaching/teaching, in leadership, and be capable of building up a ministry team of teachers and helpers. The pastor is also a good communicator and able to develop strong relationships with both the English and Mandarin congregations. This position will also be starting up a brand new weekly children’s outreach program such as Awana in the near future.


  • Evangelical church background
  • Calling from God to full-time ministry
  • Passion to serve the Lord through children’s ministry
  • Graduate from Christian University/College or Seminary with Bachelor degree or higher
  • Experience in both leadership and pastoral care in children’s ministry
  • Ministry is in English, Mandarin language skills are an asset


General Job Description

  • Works under the lead pastor and is responsible to the board of deacons
  • Coordinates with the Children’s Ministry deacon for mobilization and administration related to children’s ministry
  • Provides spiritual direction and leadership for the Children’s Ministry
  • Provides pastoral care for the Children’s Ministry team and overseeing spiritual needs of the children
  • Responsible for preaching, teaching, and training of Children’s Ministry workers
  • Reaches out to children’s parents and families


Please email your resume along with a cover letter to our Pastoral Search Committee at

This position will remain open until filled

Pastor of Mandarin Ministries
Ellerslie Road Baptist Church (Edmonton, AB)

Full-time pastoral opportunity

Ellerslie Road Baptist Church, a multicultural, transgenerational church of 1,400 attendees in northern
Alberta is searching for a full-time Pastor of Starlight Mandarin Ministries.

Ellerslie is a church with a rich heritage and a bright future. The church leadership is aligned in its vision
to make disciples who love God, love people, and serve the world, “Bringing Jesus into Life” in southwest
Edmonton and beyond. Since its founding 70 years ago, the church has grown from a small fellowship
of believers to a “big steeple” church that is active in church planting and international and local
cross-cultural mission, and is a leader in its denomination, the Baptist General Conference of Canada.
The church conducts worship services in English and Mandarin and houses a culturally Filipino service
by a sister congregation.

Blessed with stable finances, Ellerslie now is planning for the next chapter in its history.

The Pastor of Starlight Mandarin Ministries (PMM) will provide visionary leadership to the Starlight
Congregation—the Mandarin-language congregation at Ellerslie. The PMM will recruit, equip, and resource
a team of paid staff and volunteers to engage Mandarin speakers in a wide range of settings. The
PMM will serve as the primary communicator for the Starlight Mandarin Worship Services and will serve
on the Starlight Leadership Team. As a member of the Ellerslie pastoral team, the PMM will identify with
the overall church mission and vision. Working in a collegial environment with the church’s professional
staff, the PMM will develop strategic programming that will equip and empower the Mandarin congregation
for effective, efficient and life-changing ministries by the Spirit of God.

We are searching for a candidate with a Master of Divinity degree who has demonstrated several years
of development and oversight in full-time Christian ministry. North American ministry experience is an
asset. This person must be inviting to Mandarin speakers and their families and be able to engage them
in a wide range of settings. Fluency in Mandarin and English is required, as well as an appreciation of
Mainland Chinese culture. Experience in recruiting and resourcing volunteers is necessary. The successful
candidate will have a growing relationship with Jesus and experience in spiritual leadership. The ability
to obtain credentials with the Baptist General Conference of Canada is also required.

Edmonton is the capital of Alberta, Canada. The city is a growing, progressive community with a stable,
healthy economy, good schools, excellent healthcare facilities, several post-secondary institutions, and
varied recreational opportunities. Edmonton is surprisingly multicultural and has a vibrant arts scene.
Edmonton International Airport is a major regional transportation hub and is serviced by several North
American and international airlines. Housing is affordable, especially as compared with other growing
Canadian cities.

For more information on this opportunity and its requirements, please forward your résumé and cover
letter to The church will accept applications until a suitable candidate is found.

Senior Pastor
Friendship Baptist Church (Coquitlam, BC)

Friendship Baptist Church of Coquitlam is prayerfully seeking the Lord’s choice for a gifted Senior Pastor. We are a Christ-centered, bible-based, evangelical congregation of about 80 which actively encourages member involvement in ministry. Our mandate is to make disciples of Christ. We envision ourselves as a regional church caring for people of all ages, drawing them to Christ, and building Christians to maturity.

We seek a teacher of God’s word, who is committed to and empowered by personal prayer and worship, and who thereby exhibits a vibrant, growing relationship with Jesus Christ. The Senior Pastor should love people, and through his ministry effectively lead and equip believers for ministry. He should also possess strong interpersonal and communication skills when working with staff, leadership and lay ministry teams as we cooperatively fulfill God’s vision and direction for the church. While we prefer candidates have previous experience and education related to this role, we place much greater weight on God’s gifting and call upon their lives.

We seek an experienced Senior Pastor who demonstrates:
• Godly character with a love for people of all ages and backgrounds
• A heart for evangelism while remaining true to God’s word
• Gifting in equipping and shepherding God’s people
• Strong leadership skills
• A reliance on God through both personal and corporate prayer, in all aspects of ministry

Coquitlam is located in the Greater Vancouver area in British Columbia, Canada, with a population in excess of 230,000 in the Tri-City area (Coquitlam, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam).

Salary: Negotiable
Job category: Senior Pastor
Job status: Full-time
Education desired: Masters Degree or less, depending on experience
Experience desired (years): 5
Denomination: Baptist — Other
Church Size: 80
Worship Style: Contemporary

Closing date March 31, 2020

Send resume attention David Payan, Search Committee to

District Minister


We are looking for God’s person to lead the BGCS into the future.

The BGCS is a district of the Baptist General Conference of Canada, comprising of an association of like-minded churches across Saskatchewan.  We are currently in need of a District Minister to champion and nurture health and growth among our churches.  With 13 churches of varying sizes and health in Saskatchewan, the key roles of the District Minister will be to: a) assist churches in becoming healthy, sustainable and disciple producing: and b) facilitate a common purpose and mutual support among the churches in the district.

The position will be a minimum half time position with the possibility of additional affiliative work.

For more information please visit our website: