Westlakes Baptist Church

Our values

A clear set of values govern our interactions together and with others:

1. GOD

God is the Creator and Sustainer of life and we respond to Him  in faithful  worship and service - Gen. 1:1-3

2. CHRIST

Jesus Christ is our living Lord, Saviour and Friend. We choose  to involve Him in  every aspect of our lives - Phil. 2:9-11

3. GOD'S WORD

The Bible is the absolute authority for what we believe and do.

2 Tim. 3:16-17

4. THE LOVE PRINCIPLE

The biblical principle of love governs everything we think, say and do.

2 Corinthians 5:14-15.

5. THE LOST

The love of Christ motivates us to reach the lost at home and abroad.

Matt. 28:18-20

6. THE LOCAL CHURCH

Every Christian is gifted and enabled by God for service in the

Church and the wider community - Eph. 2:10.

7. PRAYER

Our constant communication with Christ brings change and builds a strong  relationship with Him - James 5:16.

8. LEADERSHIP

Following godly leadership promotes a healthy church - Heb. 13:17.

9. GODLY LIVING

Reflecting Christ should be our standard of living - 1 Cor. 6:19-20.

29 Jul, 2022  
Position Description for Senior Pastor - Full Time, Kilaben Bay (beautiful Lake Macquarie NSW) Position Summary The Pastor is to provide spiritual and pastoral leadership to the congregation of the Westlakes Independent Baptist Church, as well as leading in broad based evangelism to the surrounding community and district. This includes providing spiritual leadership through preaching/teaching; working with the leadership in establishing and implementing the vision of the church; equipping the congregation for various works of ministry; and through the shepherding of the people in partnership with the Leadership & Ministry Leaders.  Qualifications The Pastor will possess the following: - Personal ●      A clear testimony of saving faith in Jesus Christ; ●      A character that exhibits the qualities outlined in 1 Timothy 3:1 – 7; Titus 1:6 – 9; and 1 Peter 5:2-4; ●      A Christ-like attitude...
Westlakes Baptist Church Ridge Road, Kilaben Bay NSW, Australia Full time