Korean-American Ministry Resources

Senior Pastor

Journey of Faith (Irving, TX. www.jofchurch.org) is prayerfully seeking a lead pastor. We are a Southern Baptist church located in the Irving (Las Colinas) area. As a body of believers united under the banner of Jesus Christ, we desire to glorify Him through vibrant worship, discipleship, fellowship, and community outreach. Some of the qualifications we desire to see in our lead pastor include:

  • Graduate of an M.Div or higher degree program from a Southern Baptist or other ATS accredited seminaries
  • At least 5 years of pastoral experience and demonstration of excellence in working with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Ordained as a Southern Baptist minister (preferred)
  • Passionate in discipling and equipping the saints to do the work of ministry (Ephesians 4:12)
  • Able to handle God’s Word with excellence and instruct with sound doctrine (Titus 1:9)
  • A person of Godly character and conduct as well as outstanding work ethics (1 Timothy 3:2)

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Preach and lead weekly Sunday services and other worship gatherings.
  • Oversee the staff and volunteer ministry leaders and ensure alignment of vision and strategy across all departments
  • Direct and disciple the leadership team of our Missional Community (Small Group) ministries
  • Participate as member of the monthly deacon board and other administrative meetings
  • Administer church ordinances (baptism and communion)
  • Provide pastoral guidance and care in various contexts (counseling, member visitations, and others)
  • Conduct other ceremonies and worship services as necessary (weddings, funerals, infant dedication, and others)

Application Requirements:

  1. Up-to-date resume with a personal biography
  2. A brief (3-5 paragraph) statement of calling into ministry
  3. Two video or audio sermon files (one delivered within the past three months, and another within a year on the topic of the Gospel). Can be sent as an email attachment or hyperlinks to webpages.
  4. Completed Applicant Questionnaire (https://forms.gle/7BBCpKy7EEkEbGXr9)
  5. Three ministry references

Salary Information

  • Annual salary Commensurate with experience


  • Housing Allowance
  • A 403(b)(9) Retirement Plan contribution through Guidestone

Application Instructions:

  • Please send the completed application packet to our pastoral search committee (psc@jofchurch.org).

Thank you!

To apply for this job email your details to psc@jofchurch.org