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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

As a prodigal who has experienced (and still is experiencing) the life-transforming power of Jesus Christ, I am a passionate about using the gifts and abilities God has given me to help others intimately know and follow Jesus.

I am a very energetic and transparent pastor, passionate about reaching people from all backgrounds and walks of life, through preaching/teaching and building relationships.

Offering more than 20 years' experience in pastoral leadership with success in implementing mission and vision set forth by church leaders.

Skills
  • Inspirational Leadership
  • Preparing Weekly Sermons
  • Leadership Development
  • Biblical Stewardship
  • Church Planting Experience
  • Sermon Development
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Sick Visitation Experience
  • Christian Education
  • Relationship Building
  • Friendly, Positive Attitude
  • People Skills
  • Good Work Ethic
  • Training & Development
  • Conflict Resolution
Experience
01/2021 to Current
Senior Pastor Burleson Bible Church City, STATE,
  • Guided church into new seasons of ministry through dynamic sermons and meaningful discussions.
  • Demonstrated effective leadership to church, including managing daily operations, developing and administering annual budget and promoting compassionate pastoral care to members and public.
  • Wrote articles for church newsletters and bulletins.
  • Visited, counseled and prayed with church members to provide pastoral care.
  • Worked with church leaders, staff and ministry teams to achieve growth of church and to foster positive community impact.
  • Preached and ministered to members and congregation through multiple avenues of communication.
  • Conducted special services like baptisms, weddings and funerals.
  • Reached out to unchurched, new residents or inactive church members.
08/2016 to 12/2021
Associate Pastor New Braunfels Bible Church City, STATE,
  • Liaised with church staff and ministry discuss church growth objectives.
  • Visited, counseled and prayed with church members to provide pastoral care.
  • Administered communion, baptisms and other religious rites.
  • Prepared participants for roles in ceremonies, services or events.
  • Collaborated with staff and volunteers to administer pastoral care in times of celebration and grief.
  • Worked with church leaders, staff and ministry teams to achieve growth of church and to foster positive community impact.
  • Demonstrated effective leadership to church, including managing daily operations, developing and administering annual budget and promoting compassionate pastoral care to members and public.
  • Instructed and guided individuals converting to new faith.
  • Preached and ministered to members and congregation through multiple avenues of communication.
  • Met with individuals in hospitals and prisons, offering comfort and support.
  • Referred families and individuals to community support services, psychologists or doctors for necessary care.
  • Officiated weddings and led funeral services for church members.
  • Planned special ceremonies, services and events in coordination with families and individuals.
  • Conducted special services like baptisms, weddings and funerals.
  • Brought attention to youth ministry contributions through congregational awareness initiatives.
  • Led outreach initiatives to reach out to unchurched, inactive or new residents in community.
  • Reached out to unchurched, new residents or inactive church members.
11/2007 to 08/2016
Senior Pastor South County Bible Church City, STATE,
  • I have worked for two home health companies over the course of three years
  • I delivered and set up oxygen and medical equipment for clients as well as managed my own routes/accounts.
  • Carried out church mission by planning and leading worship services, writing sermons and working with church leaders.
  • Grew church membership by 300% in 9 years.
  • Led outreach initiatives to reach out to unchurched, inactive or new residents in community.
  • Guided church into new seasons of ministry through dynamic sermons and meaningful discussions.
  • Liaised with church staff and ministry discuss church growth objectives.
  • Demonstrated effective leadership to church, including managing daily operations, developing and administering annual budget and promoting compassionate pastoral care to members and public.
  • Spearheaded community outreach programs.
  • Responded to crisis situations to offer support, prayer and counseling.
  • Conducted special services like baptisms, weddings and funerals.
  • Optimized church committee functions clarifying goals and delegating tasks.
  • Collaborated with staff and volunteers to administer pastoral care in times of celebration and grief.
  • Visited, counseled and prayed with church members to provide pastoral care.
  • Managed all aspects of ministry.
  • Reached out to unchurched, new residents or inactive church members.
  • Preached and ministered to members and congregation through multiple avenues of communication.
  • Worked with church leaders, staff and ministry teams to achieve growth of church and to foster positive community impact.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2013 to to
Master of Arts: Biblical Studies
Piedmont International University - Winston-salem, NC
GPA:
  • Graduated magna cum laude
Expected in 05/2001 to to
Bachelor of Arts: Bible/Pastoral
Appalachian Bible College - Mount Hope, WV
GPA:
  • Earned Pastoral Award
Websites, Portfolios, Profiles
  • https://burlesonbiblechurch.org/multimedia-speaker/Jessica-Claire/
  • https://newbraunfelsbible.org/sermons/?wpfc_preacher=Jessica-Claire

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Piedmont International University
  • Appalachian Bible College

Job Titles Held:

  • Senior Pastor
  • Associate Pastor
  • Senior Pastor

Degrees

  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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