First Baptist Church Jacksonville, Arkansas is seeking a full-time associate pastor focusing on ministry to senior adults and overseeing the disciple making ministries of the church.

About the position: See attached job description

Personal Characteristics and Experience

  • Christ-like character
  • Fits qualifications of a pastor in 1 Timothy and Titus
  • Regularly making disciples through personal evangelism, teaching, and mentoring
  • Good people skills
  • Organizational skills (events and ministries)
  • Experienced in working with senior adults (lead pastor or another role)
  • Previous experience as a lead pastor (preferred)

Our Church is a friendly, loving, and giving church of 200  in average attendance. Our goal is to be a church FOR Jacksonville. We accomplish this by being salt, light, and a city on a hill to our community, to families, and to those in need. Any minister would be welcomed, appreciated, and supported in the work the Lord has for him here. Our church has a passionate desire to reach the city of Jacksonville and grow spiritually as well as numerically. 

Our City, Jacksonville, is a city 125 miles nor of Little Rock. Our city is the home of the Little Rock Air Force Base and we have a large number of veterans who have chosen to retire here. We are a diverse city of just under 30,000 people. This city, as well as the air base, are mission fields full of the unchurched who need the Gospel and love of a church and ministers.