New Village Church in Lake Grove, New York (50 miles east of NYC on Long Island) is seeking a new Senior Pastor to lead and shepherd our current congregation. Our church has a weekly attendance of 50-100 people, with approximately 80 members. We are a non-denominational church.
Responsibilities:-Will lead our congregation in its revitalization with respect to our history-Preach Sunday mornings-Lead mid-week Bible Studies/Prayer-Understands the importance and necessity of expository preaching-Train and guide our team of elders-Provide Biblical counseling when necessary-Be involved with community outreaches-The expected working hours for the Senior Pastor is at least 40 hours a week
For over 200 years, New Village Church in Lake Grove, NY has proclaimed the good news of salvation by grace through faith in Jesus Christ. New Village Church has a rich and long history. In 1815, our church began to first take shape in our community. The original building is located down the street from our current building. It still stands, and we open it up once a year for a special Easter service. Our church is located in the heart of a community, surrounded by houses and people! We have a few parks close by and we also have a huge field with two parsonages on our church property. We are a congregational church, meaning that our members vote on budget items, electing elders/deacons, hiring staff, as well as other major decisions.