Below you will find a listing of jobs available in congregational ministry. These listings are not screened prior to posting; please take care when inquiring.

Please contact employers before submitting application materials since the status of job openings can change rapidly.

Indian Trail, NC: Senior Pastor

Posted July 26, 2017.

Ebenezer Baptist Church seeks a full time Senior Pastor. To learn more about the church, location, and position, see their website at The anticipated start date is August 1.

Applicants can submit resumes by mail to
Pastor Search Committee
1417 Unionville Indian Trail Rd W
Indian Trail, NC 28079
or by email to the head of the search committee at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Carthage, NC: Senior Pastor

Posted July 17, 2017.

Calvary Baptist Church in Carthage, NC seeks a full-time Senior Pastor. CBC is a Southern Baptist congregation with average attendance at 80 on Sunday mornings. For more information on the church, visit their website here.

If interested, please contact Tannah Moneymaker at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Rocky Mount, NC: Youth Director

Posted July 17, 2017.

First Presbyterian Church in Rocky Mount is looking for a part-time youth director to plan and coordinate a youth program for grades 6-12, with primary responsibilities on Sunday evenings. This person will develop relationships with youth and communicate effectively with the youth and their families; help plan retreats and other special events, such as Youth Sunday; and attend worship as able. The Youth Ministry has about 30-35 participants currently, and meets every Sunday evening with middle school meeting first and then high school.

If interested, please contact Dionne Seale at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.


Jackson, MS: Associate Pastor for Community Ministry

Posted July 17, 2017.

Northminster Baptist Church seeks an Associate Pastor for Community Ministry. The Associate Pastor is a member of the pastoral staff, with primary responsibility for ministering to residents in the Mid-City and Georgetown neighborhoods. Northminster implemented its “Wider Net program in 2001 with the specific intent of befriending, ministering to, and partnering with an inner-city neighborhood, and the church hired its first Community Minister in 2004.

1. Coordinate and facilitate Northminster’s efforts and carry out programs of ministry in the Georgetown/Mid-City neighborhood.
2. Serve as liaison to match up Northminster members and resources with
community needs and activities.
3. Cultivate relationships with other area churches, community organizations,
and schools in an effort to work cooperatively within the community.
4. Manage the Wider Net budget in conjunction with the Wider Net Committee.
5. Evaluate Northminster’s ministry activities in the community on a regular
basis so that the church may improve those programs which need improving,
phase out those which do not prove effective, and determine which new
programs, if any, should be added.
6. Serve on Wider Net, Missions, and Denominational Relations Committees.
7. Perform such other ministry activities (worship leadership, teaching, pastoral
care, education) within Northminster as directed by its Senior Pastor and

Prerequisites: Degree from Accredited Seminary (M.Div., M.S.W., or equivalent).
Two to five years’ experience in church or community ministry preferred.
Demonstrated ability to administer church-based community ministry activities.

Interested candidates should send resumes to

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

West Jefferson, NC: Music Ministry Director

Posted July 17, 2017.

First Baptist Church, West Jefferson, North Carolina is seeking applicants for its Music Ministry Director position (Part-Time). The Music Ministry Director (MMD) will be responsible for the overall leadership and direction of the church’s music ministries, which should creatively engage people in consistently meaningful worship experiences that promote the church’s mission to grow in Christ’s likeness.

If interested, please contact Hobie Davis at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Richmond, VA: Student Pastor

Posted July 5, 2017.

Bon Air Baptist Church seeks a Student Pastor at their Buford Road Campus.

Primary Responsibilities are:

  • Develop relationships with Buford Road Campus (BRC) students and their families for the purpose of nurturing their relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Form a base of volunteers to build a web of relationships for students with multiple Christian adults in the church.
  • Promote a joyful and welcoming Christian atmosphere into all Buford Road Campus Student Ministry programs.
  • Partner with parents and leaders to bring to life the mission of Bon Air Baptist Church’s Student Ministry, ensuring that the Student Ministry core values are lived out by students, parents, and ministry leaders.
  • Serve as “champion” of Bon Air Baptist Student Ministry.

Anticipated start date is September 1, 2017.For a full job description, visit their website here.

If interested, applicants should contact Lori Blakeney at

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017.

Richmond, VA: Interim Student Pastor

Posted July 5, 2017.

Bon Air Baptist Church seeks an Interim Student Pastor at their Buford Road Campus. This is a full time position that involves running the student ministries of the church. Anticipated start date is August 1, 2017.  For a full job description, visit their website here. 

If interested, applicants should contact Lori Blakeney at

Application Deadline: July 31, 2017.

Morehead, KY: Senior Pastor

Posted July 5, 2017.

First Baptist Church of Morehead, Kentucky seeks a full-time Senior Pastor. The Pastor is the coordinator of all pastoral ministries of the church. As such, this person will work with the deacons and congregation to encourage spiritual growth, offer pastoral care to members and others in our community, and equip members in roles as lay ministers. The pastor will also supervise the church staff, including an Associate Pastor, Choral Director, Administrative Secretary, Bookkeeper, and Custodian. The mission statement of the church is: “We are a community of faith where all are welcome, trust is present, risks are taken, and where the gifts and graces of our Lord enable us to be the people God knows us to be.”

For more information and to apply, applicants should contact Adrian Jacob (member of the search committee) at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Pfafftown, NC: Student Minister

Posted July 5, 2017.

Pfafftown Baptist Church seeks a Student Minister. The church is a moderate CBF church near the Wake Forest campus. They have partnered in recent years with three Wake Forest Divinity students, all who have now graduated with their MDivs.  A student minister will provide ministry for a small group of children and youth and be an active participant in weekly worship for two or three years. Opportunities to experiment, stretch, and grow will be abundant. They affirm women and men in all areas of ministry.

Weekly Expectations:
Lead youth Sunday school
Lead children missions/discipleship
Lead youth discipleship
Participate in staff meetings
Participate in worship

Other Expectations:
Lead youth/children ministry team
Assist worship planning
Participate in special planned worship (Holy Week, Thanksgiving, etc.)
Lead special youth/children events
Participate in separate youth and children summer camps
(Possibly participate in one fall youth weekend camp)

To apply, contact the pastor, Thomas Bounds at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Jackson, MS: Associate Pastor for Students

Posted June 23, 2017.

Northminster Baptist Church seeks applicants to serve as its Associate Pastor for Students, a full-time position. While pastoral care and worship leadership responsibilities are shared among the members of the pastoral staff to varying degrees, the Associate Pastor for Students is primarily responsible for ministry to the youth and college age members of the church (7th grade through College), ensuring that these members are a part of the life of Northminster and establishing the church as a part of their lives.
Northminster was constituted as a church on Sunday, December 17, 1967. Through the church covenant, Northminster’s members affirm a belief in the autonomy of the local church, the soul competency of the individual, the priesthood of all believers, the authority of the scriptures, religious liberty, and the practice of believer’s baptism. A lay-led church with a passion for missions, fewer statements better describe the attitude of its members toward church life than those spoken at an early sermon: “We agree to differ. We resolve to love. We unite to serve.”

For additional information on Northminster and/or this position, please visit and/or contact Search Committee Chair,
Holly Wiggs at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Lexington, NC: Music Minister

Posted June 23, 2017.

Jersey City Baptist Church seeks a part-time Music Minister. The Music Minster is responsible for coordinating and implementing the music for the contemporary (8:30) and the traditional (11:00) worship services. They also work with leaders of the graded choirs.

If interested, contact Pastor Matt Riggsbee at

Application Deadline: August 31, 2017.

Greensboro, NC: Youth and Young Adult Ministry Two-Point Residency

Posted June 20, 2017.

Starmount Presbyterian Church, located in Greensboro, NC, is “called to worship, empowered to serve”. Being God’s hands and feet in the world, Starmount’s staff of 12 works with, for, and alongside its session and other members, called by God to carry out God’s work and mission in the community. UKirk Greensboro, a validated ministry of Salem Presbytery, is the PC(USA) campus ministry in Greensboro, primarily serving Greensboro College and UNC – Greensboro, along with other nearby colleges and universities. The executive director/chaplain attend to the pastoral care of the ministry’s students, including weekly programming and lunch while classes are in session. For full job description, visit their website here. 

If interested, applicants should contact Kathryn Campbell at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Ellicott City, MD: Minister of Youth and Outreach

Posted June 20, 2017.

Bethany Church seeks a Minister of Youth and Outreach. The minister would be responsible for:

  • Creating a long-term vision and and its implementation for the overall youth ministry of the church, including grades six through twelve; promoting evangelism, discipleship training, and social ministries in the context of a multicultural church and community in the Baltimore-Washington DC corridor
  • Developing and implementing an outreach ministry of the church to the community while working alongside other full-time staff in the successful growth of the church;
  • All aspects of connecting the church to the community and helping new people to assimilate into the congregation from the first-time visit through baptism and initial and continuing involvement.

If interested, contact Kate Crummitt at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

New Bern, NC: Associate Pastor of Christian Education

Posted June 20, 2017.

First Baptist Church, New Bern, NC, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Christian education. Our church has a strong Christian heritage, a warm and loving congregation with a heart for missions, and is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. This pastor would join the ministerial staff alongside the Senior Pastor, the Associate Pastor of Music and Worship, and the Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Life. As an ordained minister, the Associate Pastor will share in appropriate pastoral responsibilities, such as coordination of a comprehensive plan for educational ministries for all ages, counseling, hospital visitation, and delivery of sermons as coordinated with the Senior Pastor. A Masters degree from an accredited school of divinity is required.

Interested candidates may submit a resume to

Application Deadline: August 15, 2017.

Cary, NC: Director of Children's Ministry

Posted June 20, 2017.

Greenwood Forest Baptist Church—an inclusive community of faith in Cary, NC—is seeking a part-time (15 hrs/week) Director of Children’s Ministry. This director will provide leadership for the faith formation program for children (ages birth through 5th grade) and their families. They will work with the ministerial team to form and shape the disciples of Christ at GFBC. They will be supervised by the Associate Pastor of Worship and Faith Formation. Theological training from an accredited theological seminary preferred. Must support and endorse GFBC’s core values, which can be found on our website ( GFBC is affiliated with the Alliance of Baptists and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

If interested, send resume and cover letter to

Applicant Deadline: open until filled, but application reviews will begin July 1, 2017.

Huntersville, NC: Minister for Latino Ministries

Posted June 6, 2017.

The First Baptist Church of Huntersville, NC, is seeking a part-time Minister for Latino Ministries. FBCH is a moderate Baptist congregation located in Charlotte metro near Lake Norman, with about 450 active members, approximately 50 of whom worship in our Spanish-language service. We are seeking a candidate with strong preaching, pastoral care, and leadership skills who will also work with the staff team to strengthen the connection between the Anglo and Latino communities. Candidates must be bilingual. Bachelor’s degree is required; some seminary training from a recognized college or university is preferred. A detailed church profile and job description can be found at under the “Link ‘n Learn” tab. Résumé and cover letter may be submitted to

La Primera Iglesia Bautista de Huntersville, NC, está buscando un Ministro a medio tiempo para la Congregación Latina. La Primera Iglesia Bautista de Huntersville es una moderada congregación localizada en Charlotte area metropolitana cerca del Lago Norman, con cerca de 450 miembros activos, de los cuáles aproximadamente 50 quienes asisten al servicio en Español. Nosotros estamos buscando un candidato con grandes condiciones a la hora de predicar, cuidado pastoral, y un gran liderazgo, quién también trabaje con el personal de la iglesia y fortalezca la relación entre las comunidades angloamericanas y latinas. Los candidatos deberán ser bilingües. Un grado de Bachiller es requerido; algún entrenamiento de seminario de un reconocido colegio o universidad es preferible. Un detallado perfil de la iglesia y descripción del puesto puede se encontrado en la página web de nuestra iglesia bajo el enlace “Link’n Learn” tab. Currìculum y hoja de portada puede ser enviada a de 31 de agosto.

Application Deadline: August 31, 2017/ 31 de Agosto

Lexington, NC: Youth Director

Posted June 6, 2017

Good Hope UMC is seeking a Christ-centered, passionate individual to lead its youth ministries (middle through high school age). Good Hope is a mission-focused 400-member church located just south of Winston-Salem desiring to expand its offerings with young people. The church has both contemporary and traditional worship services. Opportunities for worship leadership available as desired. The position will be part-time, with the potential for growth as deemed necessary.

If interested, contact Pastor Joseph Fulk at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Raleigh, NC: Minister with Children and Their Families

Posted June 6, 2017

Pullen Memorial Baptist Church, a progressive, ecumenical, welcoming and affirming church, seeks a Minister with Children and Their Families to work 32 hours per week with full benefits.

Responsibilities: Coordinate, supervise and minister to all aspects of church life that involve infants through 5th grade students and their families, 20% of which are racially/ethnically diverse, furthering their Christian and spiritual formation through educational programs, worship experiences, community outreach, social activities, pastoral care and support. A copy of the job description is available at

Qualifications: Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, supplemented by theological training, at least three years of experience working with children, and strong skills in creating, organizing and managing programs or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Seminary degree preferred.

Send resume and cover letter to or mail to Pullen Memorial Baptist Church, Attn: Children’s Minister Search Committee, 1801 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27605.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Fuquay-Varina, NC: Youth Director / Minister

Posted May, 26, 2017.

Fuquay Varina Baptist Church seeks a Youth Director/Minister. The Youth Director/Minister reports to the Senior Pastor. His primary function is to plan, coordinate and integrate the activities of the Youth Ministry into the overall programming of the Fuquay Varina Baptist Church. This will require attendance at staff meetings, meetings with the Youth Advisory Council, parents of youths in attendance, interactions with the community programs- including the school systems, and members of the Youth Ministry Program. The employee will provide activity reports to the Board of Deacons, the congregation, preach as requested to the full congregation and other duties as Outreach, and Visitation. He will perform other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor. Theses duties would include the responsibilities for developing a budget for the Youth Ministry and adhering to the budget.

If interested, applicants should contact Victoria Currin, a member of the Search Committee, at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Bladenboro, NC: Senior Pastor

Posted May 17, 2017.

First Baptist Church of Bladenboro, North Carolina is seeking a full-time Senior Pastor. The Pastor of First  Baptist Church is a strong leader who works with the Deacons and others in leadership roles.  He maintains a strong relationship with the staff.  The congregation counts on the Pastor to encourage them to remain faithful and helps equip them to carry out their God directed missions.  The visitation of potential and new members by the pastor sets an example for the congregation to do the same.

The Pastor of FBC is seminary trained and is considered to be the spiritual leader of the church.  Members expect the pastor to be able to communicate faith and beliefs through teaching and preaching that is Biblically based, thoughtful, challenging and inspiring.

For more information and to apply, contact Ricky Walters (head of Pastor Search Committee) at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.


Beaufort, NC: Director of Children's and Youth Ministries

Posted May 10, 2017.

Coastal congregation seeks Director of Children’s and Youth Ministries to lead children, youth, and their families in Christian discipleship. Search for images of “Beaufort NC” and see our church’s gorgeous setting! You will love this town AND this church!

Ann Street United Methodist Church is looking for someone with a Christ-like heart and life and with strong relational skills to continue growing our ministries with children and youth. Responsibilities include, but not limited to planning and leading regular youth group programs, organizing youth mission and fellowship events, overseeing the youth and children’s Sunday School classes and their teachers, recruiting and leading adult volunteers who help as youth counselors, organizing and overseeing seasonal programs for children, collaborating with church musicians to create opportunities for music ministry with children and youth, assisting the pastor with confirmation classes, and managing the church’s compliance with its abuse-prevention policy. This person will be supervised by the pastor.

For a full job description and how to apply, contact:, or 252-728-4279.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Erwin, NC: Senior Pastor

Posted May 10, 2017.

First Baptist Church of Erwin is seeking a dedicated, spirit-led pastor. We are an aging, small, nurturing congregation in an historic textile community. We are looking for someone with leadership ability who can grow our membership and help compliment a willing group of deacons and staff. We are blessed with a wonderful bridge pastor who has served our recent needs with great love and energy. Applying pastors should be energetic, personable and grounded in strong biblical beliefs. We would prefer an effective and engaging speaker who can deliver inspirational messages. Additionally, candidates should be comfortable with leading and attending to the needs of our aging congregation, while being spiritually adept in reaching out to our younger community.

We have a wonderful music program led by a lifelong professional. This ministry includes her equally talented family, who are all proficient and dedicated Christian musicians and educators.

We are in close proximity to, and have strong ties with Campbell University. We have an under-utilized campus that is capable of supporting a much larger outreach and membership.

Our outreach mission needs guidance and improvement. We need to be a church that can be competitive for souls in these current times of lowered participation by the community at large. We have always had traditional services, but are open to a more contemporary approach. Our church supports the ordaining of women, both as deacons and pastors. We are looking for spiritual direction to explore changes necessary to reach a younger generation.

Our church members are exceptionally loving and caring. Our congregation embodies a sweet spirit of worship and fellowship. Our vision is to lead people into a growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ and equip believers through discipleship.
To apply, send resumes to:
First Baptist Church of Erwin
P.O. Box 608
Erwin, NC 28339
Email resumes:

Application Deadline: August 31, 2017