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Lead Pastor

Gateway Community Church



Job Description: Gateway Community Church Lead Pastor.pdf

Lead Pastor - Gateway Community Church

Gateway Community Church (GCC) is prayerfully seeking a Lead Pastor.  The Lead Pastor will work with the Elders Board to provide biblically based preaching, teaching, shepherding and overall leadership to GCC.  We are seeking a Pastor gifted in strong biblical preaching and teaching who has a strong relational ministry.

GCC is affiliated with the Baptist General Conference of Canada (BGCC).  GCC was started in 1960 and has a well-established stable body of believers.  We are a healthy, debt and mortgage-free church with an average attendance around 80 and minister to about 200 individuals.  

We are located in Hinton, Alberta, a town of around 10,000 surrounded by forest, within twenty minutes of Jasper National Park and the Rocky Mountains.  The primary employers are in our region are forestry, oil and gas and coal.  More information about the community can be found at

Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Preaching, Teaching and Worship
  • Pastoral Care
  • Prayer and Spiritual Formation
  • Visionary and Missional Leadership
  • Church Administration and Supervision of employees

The successful candidate shall be in agreement with and adhere to the Baptist General Conference Articles of Faith and Gateway Community Church’s Statement of Faith.  He must also have a graduate degree or higher from a recognized seminary and must be eligible to be credentialed by the BGCC.  He must have an evangelical Church background and have sound biblical doctrine.

Please email your application to our Pastoral Search Committee in care of Cliff Mantai at or mail your application to:

Gateway Community Church 
101 Douglas Drive
Hinton, AB T7V 1C1

Your application must include a resume with a cover letter and any other information you wish to include. You must be eligible to work in Canada.

This position will remain open until filled.

For more information about Gateway Community Church, visit our website at