Lead Pastor, Lincoln, Ill.

The Life Pointe Church (https://www.facebook.com/lifelincoln/) will be accepting a new Lead Pastor soon. The church family is made up of wonderful people who love the Lord and wish to reach their community for Christ. The building is located on a strategic corner, adjacent to the Court House in the downtown square. With great access to the center of the town, Life Pointe is positioned to minister to the heart of the city.

Lincoln, Illinois enjoys a population of 13,969 (2016). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln,_Illinois The town is named after President Abraham Lincoln; he practiced law there from 1847 to 1859. Historical records indicate that the current building of Life Pointe Church of God was the original newspaper building where Lincoln served as a writer. Yes, Lincoln is presumed to have worked in the very building where the church is now located!

The pastoral housing is included in the church property. The 3 bedroom housing is located conveniently above the ministry complex and provides plenty of space for the family. While pastoral remuneration is currently limited to housing and a small stipend, the church is prepared to grow and increase in influence and financial strength.

The church is current with all bills and has a small balance in savings. There is a mortgage on the property but the church has been faithful in paying down the balance.

A qualified and gifted pastor will enjoy a productive ministry at this church! The State Office is prepared to partner with a new pastor to insure a productive and fruitful ministry. The ideal candidate will be credentialed with the Church of God (Cleveland, TN), passionate about making disciples of Christ, creative and innovating regarding a ministry philosophy and prepared to make a long-term commitment to the church and community.

All candidates should contact Administrative Bishop, Rick Whitter at rickwhitter@gmail.com. Please include a current resume complete with professional references.