Website Topeka Bible Church
Topeka Bible Church is a dynamic, nondenominational church in Topeka, Kansas, with an average Sunday morning attendance of 1,400. The mission statement of Topeka Bible Church is “leading people to life in Christ.” Every activity and endeavor of TBC supports this mission. TBC strives to reach the Topeka community and beyond by being both biblical and relevant. This is accomplished through sound biblical teaching, both from the pulpit and in numerous small groups and classes, along with creative evangelistic outreaches to present the gospel, such as an annual Christmas Light Show which attracts 6,000 individuals and an “LOL” event, attracting 1,800 women. Additionally, TBC also places a priority on children and youth ministries, such as its Camp Catapult each summer, attracting 500 children, and community service, to include monthly food and clothing distribution.
TBC has started the search for its next Lead Pastor. The Lead Pastor has the responsibility to be the primary leader, teacher and visionary to accomplish this mission and will have the broad responsibility for the spiritual welfare, growth and life of the church in all areas, including discipleship, evangelism and equipping the congregation for service. The Lead Pastor is to embody the essence of a teacher, shepherd and servant leader.
The essential duties and responsibilities of the Lead Pastor will be carried out in the context of the staff team and ministry leaders. He will give leadership and oversight and delegate responsibility as appropriate. The Lead Pastor will work in conjunction with the elders, ministry staff and ministry leaders in the implementation of the mission and vision of TBC. These essential duties and responsibilities include, but not be limited to, the following: Ministry of the Word, Prayer, Leadership, Evangelism and Discipleship, Shepherding and Teaching and Pastoral Care. A job description providing details on each of these six areas of responsibility is available.