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Position: Pastor of Congregational Development

Location:  Thornhill, ON

Status: Part-Time (20 hours per week) – Two year contract with potential renewal

Thornhill Baptist Church is a growing intercultural, intergenerational church serving the communities of Thornhill, Richmond Hill and north Toronto.  We are united by our commitment to Christ and our desire to glorify God through our worship and service.

Website: thornhillbaptist.ca

Our congregation is affiliated with the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec.  

We are currently seeking to hire a Pastor of Congregational Development to join our ministry team in doing ministry with refugees and newcomers in our community.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Strong Christian faith
  • A deep commitment to a holistic approach to proclaiming the good news of Jesus Christ
  • Ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Interest in working with refugees and other newcomers to Canada
  • Passion for discipling new Christians
  • Ministry experience
  • Div. degree or equivalent or pursuing theological education

The job entails:

  • Helping our congregation develop as we reach out to refugees and newcomers in our community and introduce them to the life of our church.
  • Providing support and assistance to persons making refugee claims.
  • Discipling new Christians as they grow in their faith.
  • Assisting in leading worship, including preaching from time to time.

Work Schedule: 20 hours per week requiring flexibility in schedule to meet requirements.

To apply, submit resume and cover letter to Marlene Parr at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by April 30, 2024

Get In Touch

  •  8018 Yonge Street
    Thornhill, Ontario L4J 1W3
  •  (905) 889-3294
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