Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Alachua, Florida | Alachua, FL

Posted Date 7/28/2022

Pastoral Vacancy Announcement 

First Baptist Church Alachua 

14005 NW 146th Avenue 

Alachua, FL 32615


First Baptist Church of Alachua located in Alachua, Florida is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor called by God to be the spiritual leader of the congregation. Our church was founded in 1897 and is one of the oldest continually operating churches in thea area. Alachua is a thiriving community of 11,000 people located fifteeen minutes north of Gainesville and the University of Florida. First Baptist Church of Alachua currently has 203 active members and an average attendance of 160.

The pastor shall meet the spiritial qualifications as outlined in 1 Timothy 3:1-7, 1 Peter 5:1-4 and Acts 6:4. We require a candidate who practices and preaches the unadulterated word of God by focusing on New Testament theology, is a model and promoter of a strong prayer life and whose beliefs are consistent with the Southern Baptist Faith and Message 2000. We are seeking a visionary with strong leadership skills who will enhance Christian development for the membership and strive to increase the Kingdom of God. The pastor shall be able to relate to and minister to the congregation and represent the congregation within the community. The preferred candidate would be married and maintain his household in accordance with 1 Timothy 3:4.

Interested candidates should visit the link at to submit a resume and answer questions regarding the position. 


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