Senior Pastor

Full time with benefits

Grace Church

Newark, DE
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Job Description

Grace Church of Newark, DE, an EFCA church, is prayerfully seeking our next full-time senior pastor. Our current pastor of 18 years has recently stepped aside for health reasons.

We are seeking:

  • A godly man, with maturity in the scriptures and theological truth, who has a seminary degree M. Div or higher.
  • Along with giftedness in preaching and teaching, the applicant should also have strong interpersonal skills to connect with both the members of our church body and those in our community.
  • We are an elder-led church. Therefore, the candidate should have leadership skills to work with the board of elders and church staff to establish and carry out God’s vision for our church.

About this Church

Grace Church averages 80-100 in weekly attendance, with a good blend of ages and cultural backgrounds.

Newark is 45 minutes from Philadelphia and an hour from Baltimore. It is also home to the University of Delaware. Please contact Jim Ley, elder and chair of the pastoral search committee at for more information.