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Kenly Missionary Baptist Church, Kenly NC, is prayerfully seeking a full-time Senior Pastor/Lead Elder. KMBC is an elder-led congregation of 225 regular attenders that is a member of the Southern Baptist Convention. Our church currently offers two Sunday morning services and a Sunday evening worship service. We offer Wednesday evening activities for all ages and an AWANA program for children and youth. KMBC has a full-time Associate Pastor, who also serves with 3 laymen on our Elder board, and a Childcare Center Director, who oversees and directs our Christian Childcare Center of 75 students. Eleven Deacons serve the church body and community. In order to be considered qualified, a man will demonstrate his personal walk and relationship with Christ, passion to reach and evangelize the unsaved, disciple and oversee the growth of believers, provide oversight and servant leadership of the elder-led congregation, and demonstrate the love of Jesus Christ to all. He will be evaluated based on the qualifications given in 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:6-9, and 1 Peter 5:1-4; a man faithful in prayer and study of the Word of God who is seeking to be holy and see God’s will fulfilled through him and the congregation which he leads. He must be respected and of high character, spiritually minded and humble, and always willing to forgive. He will shepherd the flock, teach and exhort, refute those who distort the truth, and lead his own family well. He will seek to be holy (1 Peter 1:15-16) and to fulfill the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20).

 Preference will be given to the candidates that meet the following:

  • Ordained Baptist Minster
  • 10 year pastoral/ministry experience or 5 years’ experience as Senior Pastor
  • Minimum of Associates degree in Bible or Theology

 Please submit the following items:

  • Cover Letter – containing a brief introduction of yourself and your ministry goals.
  • Resume – containing recent employment, education, and minimum of 3 references.
  • Completed Questionnaire - located by clicking here.
  • One sermon – video, audio, or link to website.
    • Video or audio sermons can be emailed or mailed to the address below. 


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All application packages must be received via email no later than 5:00 pm, September 30, 2017. 

Kenly Missionary Baptist Church

Attn: Pastor Search Committee

P.O. Box 237

1730 NC HWY 222 West

Kenly, NC, 27542