Island Church of Whidbey; Langley, WA

lead pastor

Island Church of Whidbey is an accredited church with The Alliance aspiring to be a Christ-centered, Spirit-led, disciple-making fellowship that is called to thoughtfully engage, unconditionally love, and humbly serve the diverse community on South Whidbey and in the world.

The church is seeking a new Senior Pastor to lead their congregation; their previous Senior Pastor recently returned to his family’s place of origin for family considerations.


The next pastor of Island Church of Whidbey should be:

  • An experienced team leader who can bring about change
  • An evangelist who can be community and world focused
  • A preacher who systematically teaches the truths of scripture in a practical way
  • A leader who has experience developing leaders
  • Approachable with a heart for helping all people
  • A shepherd who is well-spoken and a knowledgeable teacher
  • Deeply committed to spiritual formation and demonstrate a commitment to being a life-long learner
  • Willing to live and put down roots in the Pacific Northwest, while accepting the limitations and joys of living on an island


  • Licensable with the Alliance
  • A seminary education is necessary
  • Any candidate not currently licensed by the Alliance is required to fill out an online application through the website

Next Steps:

To apply or learn more about the Senior Pastor role, the church, and the community, please download the search packet on the Pastoral Search page on the church's website: