- Phone: (662) 323-1994
- Mailing Address: 307 University Drive Starkville, MS 39759
Assistant Pastor or Associate Pastor Position
First Presbyterian Church, Starkville, MS
First Presbyterian Church of Starkville is a thriving Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) congregation located in Starkville, MS, which is the home of the largest university in the state, Mississippi State University. Our congregation has a rich history - founded in 1821, and the oldest Presbyterian Church in North Mississippi. With over 450 adult members, the congregational makeup consists of a diverse, multi-generational membership, with many young families, as well as university students. We have a burgeoning children’s ministry and a growing young adult population. The congregation and the leadership of the Church strongly believe the essential tenets of the EPC and are active in many ministry and mission areas.
The congregation is prayerfully searching for an assistant pastor or an associate pastor to assist in the growth, development and nurture of the congregation and community during this time of spiritual renewal that our church is experiencing. The ideal candidate will be someone who is committed to the Gospel of Jesus Christ, can complement our Senior Pastor, possesses enthusiasm for ministry and discipleship, is creative in approach to relationships and outreach, and has a heart for evangelism and developing ministries.
Some of the primary responsibilities for the Assistant Pastor or Associate Pastor include:
Candidates for the position should:
Determination of filling the role in an associate pastor or assistant pastor capacity will be based on candidate experience, ordination status, and individual ministry call.
We invite you to learn more about our church, our history and our vision by visiting us at http://www.fpcstarkville.org
Anticipated appointment date: Summer 2019 or earlier.
Application period closes on April 1, 2019
Candidates may apply by submitting a Personal Information Form to:
Bob Daniels, Search Committee Chairman
First Presbyterian Church
307 University Drive
Starkville, MS 39759
or by email at: