Website Fairview Mennonite Brethren Church
Fairview is located in Northwest Oklahoma and has a population of approximately 2700. The area is invested in agriculture, small businesses, and touts a highly respected educationally system.
Affiliation: This church is a member of the Southern District Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches of the United States Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, and shall give both spiritual and material support to the ministries of the above named conferences as the Lord prospers.
Job Description: (Church Elders subject to modify):
1. The pastor will be a member of the Board of Elder and together they shall serve as the spiritual leaders of this church. They shall faithfully declare the complete and infallible Word of God, give direction, vision, and leadership to the church, provide opportunities for leadership training, and enable and equip this church for spiritual ministries.
2. Plan and coordinate the worship services; prepare and deliver sermons and lead in the observance of ordnances.
3. Conduct counseling sessions; perform wedding ceremonies; conduct funerals.
4. As an elder, work with deacons, and committees as they perform their assigned responsibilities; train and lead the elders/deacons in their ministry.
5. Cooperate with district and national denominational leaders in matters of mutual interest and concern; keep the church informed of denominational development; represent the church Ministerial Alliance and any civic organizations you desire.
6. Serve as head of the pastoral stall; supervise the staff; supervise the staff with weekly meetings to plan and organize the ministry.