Job Qualifications



Personal Qualities

  • Committed and mature follower of Jesus Christ with a consistent life of prayer and feeding from God’s Word as well as other spiritual disciplines
  • Person of integrity and trust
  • People Person: relates easily to people. While it will be necessary to spend time in retreat and solitude, it is important that the pastor truly enjoys interacting with people.  The pastor should clearly seek to build and invest in relationships, especially with the people the pastor is responsible to lead.

A Collaborative Leader

  • The pastor will be a person who empowers and leads the church in fulfilling Christ’s call, including the Hayward Wesleyan Church Mission and Core Values.
  • The pastor will be a strong and gifted leader who leads with a collaborative spirit.

Effective Preacher

  • The pastor will be effective at preaching the Word of God with thoughtfulness, creativity and passion.
  • Messages will be creative, engaging, and filled with practical application and will be presented in such a way that the people find it helpful, motivating, challenging, and convicting.

Professional Requirements

  • The candidate will be willing to become a member of The Wesleyan Church. This includes meeting the educational requirements for ordination in The Wesleyan Church if he/she is not already ordained in The Wesleyan Church.


Demonstrates a passion and commitment to holistically reaching lost people for Jesus Christ and see people grow in their faith.


HWC Information

PO Box 507
10655 Nyman Ave
Hayward, WI 54843

ph: (715) 634-4613
fax: (715) 634-7823

HWC Service Times

  • 8:00-8:45 a.m. MorningSong
  • 9:00 and 10:30am Services, nursery available
  • Youth & Children Ministry during the 10:30am service ONLY