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Bi-vocational / Full-Time Pastor at Oakland Baptist Church

Oakland Baptist Church is seeking a new Pastor

• Church is located in Walnut, MS • Church sanctuary will seat about 150 • Church has 5 SS rooms, library, fellowship hall and large nursery. • We have a new family life center with kitchen, fellowship hall, conference room and SS rooms upstairs. • 4bed/2bath parsonage with covered parking is available (live-in is not required) • Annual budget is approximately $100,000 • Currently looking at a salary package of $15-25k plus benefits • Past benefits packages have included insurance, retirement, book reimbursement, etc. • Church is considering bi-vocational or full time pastorate • Sunday school average attendance is 45 • Sunday morning service attendance is about 80 • Choir runs about 15 • We have an active senior ministry for the local nursing home • Vision committee has been formed to plan for building of new sanctuary • We have several young adult couples that have joined withing the past 5 years, however most of the congregation consists of senior adults.

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