Job Description

First Friends Church (FFC), located in Canton, Ohio is seeking a Lead Pastor, as our current Lead Pastor is retiring. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic candidate with strong, proven, personal character and professional qualities. The Lead Pastor will have an evident love for Jesus with passion and ability to share the Gospel. The Lead Pastor will have the ability to advance the First Friends’ mission through strategic thinking and vision casting with corresponding ability to collaboratively implement the vision. The Lead Pastor will have strong pastoral gifts and collaborative leadership skills, demonstrated by the ability to preach, inspire, motivate, challenge, care for, and minister to people of all ages, races, and walks of life. We are looking for a person who can build upon and strengthen our commitment to following the Holy Spirit, prayer, discipleship, and Gospel renewal.

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Experience Required
11 – 15 years
Education Required
Bachelor’s degree
Job Type

Canton, Ohio
Evangelical Friends
Church Size