Job Listings

Looking for an employment opportunity? Below are job listings that have been submitted to the School of Divinity.

Associate Pastor for Justice & Mission: Minneapolis, MN

Posted by Westminster Presbyterian Church

Westminster is seeking an Associate Pastor for Justice and Mission to promote progressive public policy, foster diverse community partnerships, and call community to action. This is a unique position for a passionate and skilled individual looking to make a difference.

In addition to those with traditional experience in ministry, we are open to ordination-ready persons who have extensive mission/life backgrounds. We welcome applicants from church traditions in ‘full communion’ with the Presbyterian Church USA:

  • Covenant Relationship Korean Presbyterian Church Abroad (PDF)
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church of America
  • Moravian-Reformed Covenant Partnership
  • Reformed Church in America
  • United Church of Christ

For full job description, visit their website here.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Gretchen Musicant.

Ways To Apply

Email: gretchenmusicant@gmail.com

Senior Pastor: Gastonia, NC

Posted by Covenant Baptist Church

Senior Pastor
Covenant Baptist Church of Gastonia, NC, founded in 1988, is seeking a full time Senior Pastor. We are a small CBF church inclusive of women in ministry; average worship attendance of 70; part-time staff; new educational building, and located in a residential area within the city limits of Gastonia.

We are seeking a pastor who will put an emphasis on pastoral care, and can be a strong leader who works well with the staff and leadership of the church.

Candidates should have a Masters of Divinity degree and 5 years of pastoral experience.

 

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Steve McCraw, Search Committee Chair.

Ways To Apply

Email: pastorsearchcommittee@covenantbaptist.net

Physical Address:
Covenant Baptist Church,
Attn: Pastor Search Committee
3131 Erskine Drive
Gastonia, NC 28054
United States

Youth Ministry Coordinator: Winston-Salem, NC

Posted by Augsburg Lutheran Church

Augsburg Lutheran Church in Winston-Salem, NC, seeks a part-time Youth Ministry Coordinator. Primary responsibilities include coordination, planning, and execution of Youth Ministry programs and events under the direction of the Director of Student and Outreach Ministries.

Purpose: To assist the Director of Student and Outreach Ministries and Youth Ministry Team in coordination and planning of Youth Ministry programming, as well as build relationships, equip leaders, and teach, model, and encourage students for lives of discipleship as an expression of their faith in Jesus Christ.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in related field
  • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
  • ELCA Lutheran background/knowledge preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills; competence in written and verbal communications
  • Technology/Social Media/Computer proficiency
  • The ability to work efficiently and effectively in team situations
  • Is organized and approachable, relates well to youth and knowledgeable/sensitive to issues pertinent to youth
  • Submit to a criminal background check and drug test
  • Accountability: Reports to the Director of Student Ministries with support from the Senior

    Pastor, Personnel Ministry Team, Youth Ministry Team, and Congregation Council.

    Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the planning and leadership of weekly High School and Middle School youth groups, Bible Study, events, and mission trips
  • Oversee communication plan for all programs specific to this position
  • Serve as team member for the Youth Ministry Team
  • Organize and lead advisors and volunteers of the congregation relative to this position
  • Engage with the life of the Congregation to connect Youth Ministry with the wider work

    of the Church

  • Build relationships with students, parents and youth advisors
  • Complete a “Safe Church” session as directed by Supervisor

    Evaluation: An annual review in accordance with the Personnel Policy of Augsburg Evangelical Lutheran Church

    Part Time: 15 Hours per week

Application Deadline:

For further information about this position, please email Neil Linnell, Vice President Congregation Council.

Ways To Apply

Email: alcpersonnel1517@gmail.com

Associate Pastor: Seattle, WA

Posted by Seattle First Baptist Church

Seattle First Baptist Church seeks an Associate Pastor. SFBC is a large urban church seeking a dynamic leader to join the pastoral team as Associate Pastor with experience and passion to lead for next generation ministries. In addition to the the general responsibilities that the Associate Pastor will share with the rest of the pastoral team, the Associate Pastor will also be primarily responsible for developing and managing programs supporting the spiritual formation of children and youth.

The candidate must be ordained or eligible for ordination in the American Baptist Churches USA, and, as an expression of the commitment to diversity and belief in the importance of including women’s voices in the leadership of the church, SFBC is searching for a woman to fill this position.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

Ways To Apply

Email: jobs@seattlefirstbaptist.org

Online: Application Portal

Pastoral Resident: Greenville, SC

Posted by First Baptist Greenville

First Baptist Church Greenville, SC is seeking a recent seminary graduate to serve as pastoral resident. The pastoral residency program offers an exciting opportunity for the resident to gain invaluable pastoral experience in collaboration with an innovative pastoral staff and a “teaching congregation.” Over the course of two years the pastoral resident will engage in various responsibilities and educational opportunities that will expand the resident’s knowledge and skills, as well as deepen their sense of pastoral identity and authority. We anticipate the resident beginning in June 2018. The position is salaried and with benefits.

Application Deadline:

For further information about this position, please email Mary Carol Anderson, Minister of Youth and Recreation.

Ways To Apply

Online: Application Portal

Pastoral Resident: Dallas, TX

Posted by Wilshire Baptist Church

Wilshire Baptist Church is a welcoming and affirming congregation of around 2,000 active members, affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, and located in Dallas, Texas. The Pathways to Ministry Pastoral Residency began in 2003 with 29 alumni now serving churches in 17 states. The pastoral residency provides two years of practical ministry experience and hands-on learning in the local church. Two residents join the program each year, for a cohort of four each year. Each week the residents participate in worship planning, staff meeting, and resident seminars. Homiletics seminars are held every other week, alternating with ministry seminars covering topics such as worship, administration, finance, risk management, leadership and organizational change, family systems theory, ministerial professionalism, art and spirituality, to name a few. Residents preach an average of at least six times a year, teach Sunday School and Wednesday noon and night, and lead Vespers services.

To apply, send a resume and one-page statement of call.

Application Deadline: January 28, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Geri McKenzie, Pathways Administrator.

Ways To Apply

Email: gmckenzie@wilshirebc.org

Director of Children and Youth Ministries: Greensboro, NC

Posted by St. Francis Episcopal Church

The Director of Children and Youth Ministries is a full-time, core staff position sharing in the leadership of this congregation. The Director works collegially with staff and parishioners to share the love of Christ and to develop and implement offerings and programs that serve the mission of the church. The Director is expected to function at a high level of personal and professional creativity, take initiative and responsibility for specific areas of ministry, and work collaboratively with others, all with good sense of humor. Some specifics of the Director’s responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate and implement programming for children and youth (Godly Play, Children’s Chapel, EYC, Mission Trips, Confirmation, and Outreach opportunities)
  • Develop a team of volunteers to ensure successful program implementation
  • Collaborate as a member of the parish staff team
  • Partner with other area Episcopal churches and diocesan youth activities
  • Support clergy with pastoral care to youth and families
  • Preach on occasion

Applications, including cover letter and resume, accepted until March 15 with anticipated start date early summer 2018.

View the full description in this document.

Application Deadline: March 15, 2018

For further information about this position, please email The Rev. Milton C. Williams, Rector.

Ways To Apply

Email: resume@stfrancisgreensboro.org

Associate Pastor: Raleigh, NC

Posted by Pullen Memorial Baptist Church

Pullen Memorial Baptist Church, near downtown and NCSU in Raleigh, NC, seeks an Associate Pastor to serve full-time with full benefits.

Pullen is a 130 plus year old social-justice oriented, progressive, ecumenical, inclusive, welcoming and affirming ABC/Alliance of Baptists church. We believe in a radical vision that all people are created in the image of God, an expansive love beyond humanity’s limits. We affirm that there are many paths to God and that no one person or religion holds all the truth. Read more about us on our website, especially http://www.pullen.org/our-touchstone/and http://www.pullen.org/partnerships-and-affiliations/

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provide back up and support for the Pastor in all functions including worship planning and worship leadership, pastoral care, and staffing of assigned Pullen Councils and Committees;
  • Plan, organize, and coordinate senior adult and young adult education and spiritual formation ministries, programming and services;
  • Supervise children and youth ministerial staff;
  • Plan, organize, develop, and implement small group, intergenerational and congregation-wide activities and programs.

Qualifications: Ordained minister in the Christian tradition. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree; graduation from an accredited seminary or graduate school with a Master of Divinity or comparable degree, and at least five years of experience in Christian education, pastoral care, work with seniors, young adults, and/or congregational life activities, supervisory responsibilities, or comparable work experience.

For more detailed information please review the complete Associate Pastor job description.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Jim Jarrard, chair of search committee.

Ways To Apply

Associate Youth Minister: Greenville, SC

Posted by First Baptist Church, Greenville, SC

First Baptist Greenville’s Associate Youth Minister is a full-time staff position with benefits. This position is an entry-level position, assisting our full time Minister of Youth and Recreation and is designed for recent seminary or divinity school graduates. Using their gifts and talents for ministry, they should have a passion for ministering to youth and their families ages 6th grade through 12th grade in a large youth ministry. This position offers foundational experience and an expansion of knowledge and skill in collaboration with an innovative pastoral staff and youth minister with 10 years of experience.

Application Deadline: March 1, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Mary Carol Anderson, Minister of Youth and Recreation.

Ways To Apply

Email: marycarol.anderson@firstbaptistgreenville.com

Minister to Students: Birmingham, AL

Posted by Mountain Brook Baptist Church

We are pursuing a theologically trained and called individual to lead the Student Ministry of Mountain Brook Baptist Church as we seek to continue “equipping servant-hearted followers of Christ.” We are committed to making life-long disciples through expositional preaching and teaching, personal discipleship, and equipping parents as the primary disciple makers in their students’ lives.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Wayne Splawn, Associate Minister.

Ways To Apply

Email: wayne@mbbc.org

Resident Pastor: Charlotte, NC

Posted by Myers Park Presbyterian Church

Myers Park Presbyterian Church of Charlotte, North Carolina is seeking exceptional candidates for our Resident Ministry Program. I invite you to consider an application to this outstanding program for young pastors. We are seeking candidates who are strongly motivated, innately curious, perceptive, determined, and deeply engaged in a life of ministry, service and leadership.

The Parish Ministry Residency Program at Myers Park Presbyterian gives outstanding seminary graduates the opportunity to make the transition from seminary to a lifetime of effective leadership and ministry in congregations. This congregation is one of the vital, growing churches in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Charlotte is a vibrant, livable city with diverse recreational opportunities (sports teams, art venues, theaters and craft breweries) and is within a few hours’ drive of the mountains and the beaches. Several colleges and universities are nearby.

Our Residency Program seeks to further the preparation of seminary graduates for the call of ministry. Perhaps you are one of many seminary graduates who would benefit from additional ministerial experiences, practical knowledge and the opportunity to develop leadership skills. This two-year residency encourages newly-ordained ministers to develop patterns of work that maximize their pastoral leadership gifts and skills. It enables residents to connect their theological and biblical studies with the day-to-day life of a congregation. And the Residency allows you to deepen your interests in one or more areas of cutting-edge ministry.

A Resident pastor will serve two years at Myers Park Presbyterian Church in a validated ministry position. Your ministry is compensated at appropriate levels and includes participation in the Board of Pensions benefits program.

Please send the following if you wish to be considered:

  A cover letter that addresses the following topics:

  1. Why you seek a pastoral residency program and this one in particular.
  2. A significant mentoring relationship and two or three significant ways it shaped you.
  3. How your background and life experiences (including cultural, geographical, educational, spiritual, or other challenges/opportunities) have shaped your call.
  4. Presbyterian Church (USA) PIF
  5. Seminary transcripts (emailed or U.S. Mail)

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Millie Snyder, Executive Pastor.

Ways To Apply

Email: msnyder@myersparkpres.org

Physical Address:
Myers Park Presbyterian Church

Rev. Millie Snyder

2501 Oxford Place,Charlotte, NC 28207

msnyder@myersparkpres.org

Pastor: Roseboro, NC

Posted by Beaver Dam Baptist Church

Beaver Dam Baptist Church is seeking a full-time Pastor (due to retirement). We are a loving, mission-minded, conservative , Southern Baptist church located in the rural community of Beaver Dam. Sunday worship sees an average number of 150. We are prayerfully seeking a Pastor with a special heart for pastoral care.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Bill West, Chair of Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: bwest002@nc.rr.com

Grace Baptist Church: Statesville, NC

Posted by Senior Pastor

Grace Baptist Church seeks a part-time/bi-vocational Pastor. They are a welcoming and affirming community of faith with an emphasis on servanthood, missions, and social justice. For a full job description, see the attached announcement or visit their website: gracestatesville.org.

View the full description in this document.

Application Deadline: March 15, 2018

Ways To Apply

Email: gbcstatesvillesearch@gmail.com

Associate Pastor for Students: Jackson, MS

Posted by Northminster Baptist Church

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‘s last two Associates to hold this positions have been Wake Div grads: Steven Fuller and Tripp Martin.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Holly Wiggs, Search Committee Chair.

Ways To Apply

Email: hwiggs@comcast.net

Physical Address:
Holly Wiggs
3955 Ridgewood Rd
Jackson, MS 39211
United States

Pastor: Oriental, NC

Posted by Oriental First Baptist Church

Due to the retirement of our pastor of ten years, Oriental First Baptist Church is seeking a full-time pastor.

Our church is located in the beautiful village of Oriental, North Carolina (population 875), on the Neuse River and Intracoastal Waterway.  Our congregation reflects the community demographic which is composed heavily of active seniors, but we welcome and embrace our church members of all ages. As a retirement destination, we have people from many parts of the country and abroad who are well-educated and have nurtured a community that embraces culture and the arts.  (Community information is available at the town website www.TownOfOriental.com)  We also work with other area churches in social and outreach endeavors.  Our church family has a talented choir and musicians who present several special programs each year.  We have a beautiful facility with a modern kitchen and fellowship hall, elevator, classrooms, library, and new digitally-based audio visual system.

We are looking for an energetic pastor whose skills are high in preaching from the scriptures and bible teaching. Visitation, community involvement, and family/senior skills are also high on our priority list for a pastor.  We believe our pastor should called by the Holy Spirit and not just looking for a position. Intelligence and good communication/people skills would be valuable.  We are a lay-led church and have a history of women deacons.  Our average service attendance is 55. Salary package is commensurate with experience.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Rebecca Fitzgerald, Chair of Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: pulpit@orientalfirstbaptist.com

Physical Address:
Oriental First Baptist Church ATTN: Pulpit Committee
PO Box 313
Oriental, North Carolina 28571
United States

Choir Director: Winston Salem, NC

Posted by Unity Church of Winston Salem

Unity Church of Winston Salem (108 Hewes St., located off of Stratford Rd) is looking for a qualified candidate to fill our Choir Director position.
RESPONSIBILITIES include:
Selecting music for choir
Leading rehearsals Weekly
Directing choir performance monthly
Work directly with Music Directors
QUALIFICATION Requirements:
Formal education in CHORAL direction preferred.
Be able to accompany choir and may use cd for performances.
Be a good leader and a people person.
SALARY Negotiable
If you have questions, please contact W.G. Ireland (Co-Music Director) at 336-374-9005 or Levonda Leamon (Board of Directors President) at 336-972-7050.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

Ways To Apply

Email: unitychurchofws@gmail.com

Associate Pastor for Discipleship: Greensboro, NC

Posted by Alamance Presbyterian Church

Alamance Presbyterian Church is searching for an Associate Pastor who will bring energy, intelligence, imagination, and love to a great church in Greensboro, NC. Founded in 1762, we are a historic congregation looking with hope toward God’s future. Families whose roots go back generations are welcoming new faces every Sunday. Reformed and eclectic, worship is an open canvas ready to be painted. Named Greensboro’s Outstanding Philanthropic Organization in 2017, we put our heart and hands toward mission. A place of welcome for all, we embrace people from all backgrounds and world-views. A church where faith is cultivated, we want to grow both deep and wide. Our Associate Pastor will oversee faith formation for youth and adults; work with staff to provide for worship, pastoral care, and mission; curate our Wednesday Open Door program and Thin Place Gallery; inspire volunteers for faithful service to God’s Church, community, and world; and set an example of Christ’s love in word and action. Find out more information at www.alamancechurch.org/alamanc-pnc or contact APNC chair Ken Carraway at kacarraway@nullyahoo.com.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Ken Carraway, Associate Pastor Nominating Committee Chair.

Ways To Apply

Email: kacarraway@yahoo.com

Physical Address:
Ken Carraway
1806 Alamance Church Road
Greensboro, North Carolina 27406
United States

Pastor: Weaverville, NC

Posted by First Baptist Church of Weaverville

The First Baptist Church of Weaverville, Weaverville, NC, located ten miles north of Asheville, NC, is seeking a full-time pastor. Our CBF-affiliated church affirms the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message. The congregation enjoys a variety of community-focused ministries and community use of our facility on a weekly basis. We are searching for a pastor who can provide challenging, Biblically based preaching and teaching, engage in pastoral care, collaborate with staff, and enable the congregation to respond to God’s presence. Candidates should have more than five years of prior ministerial experience and a master’s or doctoral degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school.

More information can be found at fbcwvl.org/jobad or by contacting fbcweavervillepsc@nullgmail.com. Please send a resume and cover letter including your personal statement of faith by March 15, 2018. Pastor Search Committee at First Baptist Church of Weaverville, P.O. Box 547, Weaverville, NC 28787.

Application Deadline:

Ways To Apply

Email: fbcweavervillepsc@gmail.com

Physical Address:
Pastor Search Committee
First Baptist Church of Weaverville
P.O. Box 547
Weaverville, NC 28787

Director of Youth and Family: Oak Ridge, NC

Posted by Oak Ridge Presbyterian Church

We are looking for someone who feels called by God to lead, develop and grow the children’s, youth and family ministries at Oak Ridge Presbyterian Church. This is an opportunity to create experiences that will inspire and educate our children, youth and families in order to connect to each other and with God. This
integral role at ORPC will act as a role model and spiritual leader, focusing on building relationships with youth and strengthening their faith.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Diana Gunter, Search Committee Team Member.

Ways To Apply

Email: orpcjobsearch@gmail.com

Senior Pastor: West Point, VA

Posted by Colosse Baptist Church

We are prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor with a Biblically based sermon style that will inspire and motivate our congregation through discipleship, stewardship, worship and fellowship.

Other duties include: teaching, counseling, community outreach, and visitation in a very active mission-oriented church in a rural setting.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Lewis Redman, Chair of Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: cbcpastorsearch959@gmail.com

Minister of Worship through Music: Lexington, NC

Posted by Jersey Baptist Church

Vision

The vision for the person(s) involved in this ministry position is to provide leadership concerning music during worship services at Jersey Baptist Church. The primary responsibility is to collaborate with the pastor to plan and implement vibrant music within services of worship.

 

General Responsibilities

The part-time time Ministry of Worship through Music person(s) is responsible for coordinating and implementing the music involved within the contemporary worship service (8:30), and traditional worship service (11:00).

This position will encourage and promote Christian values, ideals and discipleship while demonstrating spiritual maturity. This position reports to the personnel committee and is supervised by the pastor.

 

Leadership

  • Plan, lead and coordinate the music within the contemporary worship service.
  • Plan, lead, and coordinate the music for the traditional worship service
  • Manage music budgetary expenses
  • Be comfortable and capable of working in a team environment

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Matt Riggsbee, Senior Pastor.

Ways To Apply

Email: jerseybaptiststaff@gmail.com

Minister of Students: Clayton, NC

Posted by First Baptist Church of Clayton, NC

The primary responsibility of this position is to be a minister to students and to coordinate the youth ministry program of the church.   Student ministries include planning, developing, and implementing programs, activities and events to engage middle school, high school and college students in Bible study, worship, missions, and fellowship. The position of Minister of Students is a full-time position reporting directly to the Pastor. (Full-time is strongly desired, but may consider part-time). See job description at:                                 http://fbcclaytonnc.org/jobpostings.html

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

Ways To Apply

Email: stevecan2d@aol.com

Physical Address:
Steve Canady - Personnel Chair
2348 Stephanie Lane
Clayton, North Carolina 27520
United States

Associate Minister: Marco Island, FL

Posted by United Church of Marco Island

Associate Minister of Children, Pastoral Care, and Worship

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Mark Williams, Senior Pastor.

Ways To Apply

Minister with Community: Raleigh, NC

Posted by First Baptist Church

Are you a minister with an entrepreneurial spirit, someone with big ideas for how churches can relate to the world around us? Do you have the spirit of an educator, someone who can guide our congregation in new directions and teach us how to better serve as the hands and feet of Christ in our world? Are you passionate about people, with an ability to connect with others from every walk of life, both digitally and in person? Does your love for God’s people guide your interactions with those on the margins?

First Baptist Church Raleigh on Salisbury St. is seeking a Minister with Community who will lead & grow our efforts to connect with our neighbors.  We experience God through traditional liturgical worship and seek fresh approaches to relating to the community. We’re an urban church located on Capitol Square and draw people from throughout the Triangle. We’re a CBF-affiliated congregation that honors historic Baptist principles and welcomes women as leaders in the pulpit and in the diaconate. We’re an accepting church short on condemnation and welcoming of those who bring hard faith questions to the table. 

Interested? Please visit https://fbcraleigh.org/fbcsearch/ to learn more about our congregation, this position, and to apply.

Application Deadline: March 19, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Jen Foster, Search Committee Chair.

Ways To Apply

Email: fbcraleighsearch@gmail.com

Family Life Pastor: Clayton, NC

Posted by Amelia Christian Church

The Family Life Pastor is a full-time position that reports to the Pastor and the Board of Elders.   This position will lead Amelia Christian Church in its ministry to families with children/youth from new-born through college.  The Family Life Pastor position requires a 4 year Bachelor’s Degree; Preference will be given for applicants completing or pursuing their Masters Degree of Divinity or Masters Degree of Religious Education.  Applicant must be a Christian and reflect Christian principles in all behavior and actions.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: ameliaflpsearch@gmail.com

Director of Youth Ministry: Rural Hall, NC

Posted by Kingswood Church

This position is part of Kingswood United Methodist Church’s (KUMC) mission to foster lifelong Christian discipleship within our church and community and is focused on the needs of our youth (Junior/Senior High School Students.) The Director of Youth Ministry reports to the pastor and will receive general direction and guidance from the pastor. The general objectives of KUMC’s Youth Ministry includes providing spiritually-based learning opportunities which offer the redemptive love of God as revealed through Jesus Christ. We are seeking a person with deep Christian faith and principles who has training in and/or practical experience in leading/implementing a strong faith-building program that will equip young people for effective, loving discipleship.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Rev. Jeffrey Sypole, Minister.

Ways To Apply

Email: revjsypole@gmail.com

Pastor: Chadbourn, NC

Posted by Chadburn Baptist Church

Chadbourn Baptist Church is a congregation with a long, rich history, having formed in May 1980. We are currently seeking a Pastor who will be responsible for leading the church to function as a New Testament church. We are affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina and align with the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message. Other church staff include an Associate Pastor and part-time Administrative Assistant. We offer a variety of programs for all ages. Ministry programs include, but are not limited to, Sunday Worship, Sunday School, Discipleship Training and Wednesday prayer service. We have a strong music ministry, a winning Bible Drill program for our children and an active elder group. Our missions programs support local food and domestic ministries and community activities, as well as offerings for other missions.

Chadbourn is a small town located in the southeastern region of North Carolina, approximately 45 miles north of the greater Myrtle Beach area of the South Carolina coast and approximately 50 miles west of Wilmington, North Carolina.  Our location offers a small town environment with easy access to more metropolitan areas.  The approximate population, according to www.city- data.com, was 1,769 in 2016.  We are situated in Columbus County which has an approximate population of 56,594 (2015).  Columbus County boasts a large natural lake offering recreational water sports and fishing, with resources available through the Lake Waccamaw State Park.

Please contact Ann Honeycutt, 910-840-7941, ahoneycutt@nullec.rr.com

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

Ways To Apply

Email: ahoneycutt@ec.rr.com

Senior Pastor: McLean, VA

Posted by McLean Baptist Church

McLean Baptist Church is seeking a Senior Pastor to lead our moderate Baptist community of faith. Over the course of the past year, the church has been through an Intentional Interim process led by Dr. Layne Smith and with support from the Center for Congregational Health. This process built on several years of visioning and planning by the congregation. Through this work, we have articulated who we are (Values, Mission, and Vision statements) and what is important to us.

Applicants for the Senior Pastor position should have demonstrated professional and life experiences relevant to the desired attributes and position responsibilities listed below; a master of divinity degree or higher; and experience managing ministerial and administrative staff.

During the Intentional Interim process, the congregation identified the most important responsibilities of our Senior Pastor, including the following: preparing and preaching inspiring sermons; planning and leading meaningful worship experiences; leading and managing ministerial and support staff (currently 5 people) as an effective team; supporting the spiritual development of our congregation; leading our pastoral care ministry; supporting our outreach efforts; supporting our local and global missions efforts; and advising and working cooperatively with lay leadership to set priorities for achieving the mission and vision of the church.

Compensation is commensurate with experience. The current salary range is $115,000-135,000, plus benefits.

The full job description, as well as MBC’s Mission, Vision and Church Profile, can be found on our website at http://www.mcleanbaptist.org/pastorsearch.html.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Nancy Ross, Chairwoman, Pastor Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: pastorsearch@mcleanbaptist.org

Youth Director: Lexington, NC

Posted by Good Hope United Methodist Church

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 a strong presence of young families and offers both contemporary and traditional worship services.  Good Hope already has strong, committed volunteers who are excited about expansion and looking for a leader to guide them.  Opportunities for worship leadership available as desired.  The position will be part-time (15-20 hrs. per week), with the potential for growth.  The Youth Director is accountable to the Pastor.

View the full description in this document.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Pastor Joseph Fulk.

Ways To Apply

Email: ghumcpastor@gmail.com

Senior Pastor: Gretna, VA

Posted by First Baptist Church of Gretna

The Senior Pastor will prepare and conduct Sunday morning and Wednesday evening services, minister to the congregation and community, and support church programs and community missions.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Janet Hancock, Secretary, Pastor Search Team.

Ways To Apply

Email: hancock321@comcast.net

Physical Address:
Mrs. Janet F. Hancock
Secretary, Pastor Search Team
P.O. Box 339
Gretna, VA 24557

Minister of Discipleship: Durham, NC

Posted by All Saints' United Methodist Church

All Saints’ United Methodist Church (ASUMC) is a growing, active, multi-generational congregation of 275+ people, planted ten years ago in the Brier Creek area of Raleigh, North Carolina.  In order to be most effective in fulfilling our calling of “gathering people into communion with Jesus Christ,” ASUMC is seeking a faith-filled, creative, flexible and energetic Minister of Discipleship to oversee and nurture the deepening of discipleship related to children, youth, families, and adults within our congregation and community.

For more information, visit their website here.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Laura Fine Ledford, Lead pastor.

Ways To Apply

Email: sprc@allsaintsumc.org

Senior Pastor: Reidsville, NC

Posted by First Baptist Church of Reidsville

FBC-Reidsville, a 174 year old family friendly, multi-generational active body of Christ followers, is looking for a Senior Pastor w/ a demonstrated ability to lead and challenge a willing and committed congregation.   FBC is a mission-minded congregation, demonstrating love and service to others.  The Church is a leader in reaching out to those in need – worshiping Christ and serving others in a diverse community.

The Senior Pastor should be grounded in Scripture, providing life application sermons.  His preaching should be Christ-centered, Spirit-led, and gospel focused based on Scripture as the unerring Word of God.

FBC-Reidsville is an active congregation led by the Holy Spirit working w/ the Pastor, committees and Deacon board in covenant w/ a shared vision – recognizing where God is at work and joining Him in our obedience.  The Church tends to be apolitical w/ views regarding politics and denominational issues.

Preaching experience, along w/ supervisory ministerial and support staff is required.  The candidate should demonstrate experience in multiple aspects of church leadership – working w/in the confines of an active committee- and deacon-led congregation.  The Senior Pastor is responsible for working w/ a Staff of 3 FT and 2 PT positions.  Average Sunday morning attendance is 175.

Minimum education requirements are a M. Div., M.A. in Christian Ministry or Theology.  The candidate should have at least 5 years of previous pastorate experience or ministry leadership experience.

A summary page of the prospective Pastor’s thoughts or insight on your Christian journey and why God may be preparing you for a new step of obedience is preferred – along w/ any resume’ or other pertinent information.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Mark G. Collins, Search Committee Chair.

Ways To Apply

Email: mgcollins@triad.rr.com

Physical Address:
Mark G. Collins
409 S. Main St.
Reidsville, NC 27320
United States

Minister for Youth and Young Adult Initiatives: Chapel Hill, NC

Posted by United Church of Chapel Hill

United Church of Chapel Hill is searching for a suitable pastoral leader for our youth and young adult ministry that is distinctive in its focus on worship, Christian formation, and social justice. United Church youth ministry initiatives serve approximately 80-100 young people connected to our congregation through several programs including a youth choir, a robust Confirmation experience, and an active schedule of retreats, theme nights, and mission opportunities. Young adults at United Church are often graduate students and young professionals seeking meaningful opportunities to witness to their social justice commitments. Recent youth and young adult initiatives have included advocacy for LGBTQ concerns, education on racism and the living legacy of White supremacy, a pilgrimage to the March for Our Lives in Washington, DC, and winter retreat. The minister for youth and young adult initiatives will work with a highly collaborative staff team to develop an intergenerational vision for faith formation at United Church. She/he/they will be supported by the Board of Faith Formation and an active group of interested parents and young adults. This position may be part time or full time. While a principal responsibility of this position is youth and young adult ministry, the position description may include general ministry responsibilities appropriate to an Associate Pastor, depending on the skills and qualifications of the candidate. The position requires excellent written and oral communication skills, a desire to connect with young people and their parents, organization and focus to deliver substantive programming, and an expansive theological imagination. The position will be filled in May or June 2018 and is open to candidates from any denominational tradition. United Church of Chapel Hill is a congregation of nearly 1,000 members. We aspire to be a center of prophetic Christianity in North Carolina, a faithful voice for social justice in the public square, and a place of belonging for all God’s children.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Rev. Cameron Barr, Senior Pastor.

Ways To Apply

Email: cbarr@unitedchurch.org

Pastor for Education and Discipleship: Durham, AL

Posted by Congregation at Duke University Chapel

The Congregation at Duke University Chapel, In Durham, North Carolina is seeking a Pastor for Education and Discipleship to provide leadership for educational ministries with youth and adults.  The Congregation, an inter-denominational community of approximately 500 members, is comprised of single, couples, and families who have made Duke University Chapel their worship home. The Congregation is a separate organization from Duke University Chapel, and yet closely related to the Chapel.

SPECIFIC DUTIES
Pastor for Education and Discipleship provides leadership and support for the educational ministries for youth and adults. In addition, the pastor will encourage fellowship, support mission initiatives, and offer pastoral care. This person works cooperatively with all staff members and lay leaders. Responsibilities include:

  1. Provide leadership and resourcing for the development, coordination, evaluation and enhancement of Christian education for youth 6th through twelfth grade and adults of all ages.
  2. Encourage fellowship and community building within the Congregation and offer pastoral care to participants of educational ministries, in coordination with other pastors.
  3. Support the Mission and Outreach ministries of the Congregation and encourage youth and adults to deepen a commitment of service to others.

Qualifications 

  1. Graduate theological education required.
  2. Capacity and desire to serve in an interdenominational setting in which the Apostles’ Creed serves as the statement of faith.
  3. Ability to incorporate the beliefs and practices of the Christian faith into programmed activities.
  4. Strong communication skills and an engaging personality. Ability to recruit, motivate, lead, encourage, and thank volunteers, and to communicate the vision for ministry at the Congregation at Duke University Chapel.
  5. Team player: ability to work cooperatively, flexibly, fruitfully, and creatively as a member of the church staff, and with diverse groups within the congregation.

For more information about the position, please see http://congregation.chapel.duke.edu/search

Please send resume and cover letter to the Pastor for Education and Discipleship Search Committee at dukechapelcongregation@gmail.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The position is designed as a full-time salaried position for one individual, however, for the right individual(s), the search committee will also consider ministry couples or part-time staff. Ideal start time is August 2018.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Carol Gregg.

Ways To Apply

Email: dukechapelcongregation@gmail.com

Senior Pastor: Greenville, NC

Posted by Sycamore Hill Baptist Church

Sycamore Hill Missionary Baptist Church (SHMBC) of Greenville, North Carolina is prayerfully seeking candidates for the position of full time Senior Pastor. SHMBC is the oldest predominately black church in Greenville (having served this community since 1860). We are seeking a full-time pastor that meets the qualifications set forth in 1Timothy 3:1-7 and the pastoral guidelines defined in II Timothy 4:1-5.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • The following are some key qualification expectations:
  • Must have demonstrated ability to prepare and deliver biblically sound, stimulating, inspirational and Spirit-filled sermons
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; a Master’s of Divinity degree from an ATS accredited seminary is preferred
  • Must be licensed and Ordained by a Missionary Baptist Association
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years of senior pastoral experience or three (3) years of significant ministerial experience
  • Must have a vision and commitment for church growth and spiritual development, especially in youth and young adults
  • Must have demonstrated effective church administration and strong leadership skills
  • Must have knowledge of group dynamics and the ability to communicate with diverse populations (ages, races, people with varying levels of education, economic status), including the use of social media

Application Deadline: June 15, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Mark Woodson, Chair of Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Physical Address:
SHMBC Pastoral Search
P.O. Box 289
Winterville, NC 28590
United States

Congregational Care Associate: Winston Salem, NC

Posted by Oak Forest United Methodist Church

Oak Forest UMC is a vibrant, active congregation that is seeking a compassionate individual who can provide assistance to the Pastor with visitation of the home bound, hospitalized, those recovering from illness/surgery, and other pastoral care needs as they present themselves.

The position is 5 hours a week and would require the attendance of one weekly staff meeting.

Application Deadline: May 20, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Lori Elder, Chair of Staff Parish Relations Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: laelder71@gmail.com

Associate Pastor of Spiritual Formation & Outreach: Worcester, MA

Posted by First Baptist Church, Worcester, Massachusetts

The First Baptist Church, Worcester, MA, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Spiritual Formation and Outreach. Her/his/their central responsibilities will be to provide for the spiritual formation of children and youth and to foster opportunities for the broader congregation to engage in missions locally and more broadly. Candidates should model a meaningful faith, possess organizational and communication skills, and thrive in a collaborative ministry setting. A strong candidate will possess a graduate degree from an accredited seminary, and she/he/they will have experience in one or both areas of ministry. The First Baptist Church of Worcester is a progressive, inclusive, inquisitive congregation. Welcoming & Affirming since 1993, at least 350 people actively participate in the life of the church from many backgrounds, cultures, and lived experiences.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Annika Dixon, Search Team Member.

Ways To Apply

Online: Application Portal

Minister of Youth: Rock Hill, SC

Posted by Oakland Baptist Church

Oakland Baptist Church, a theologically moderate church located in Rock Hill, SC, is seeking a Minister of Youth. Our church offers two distinct weekly worship experiences, an expansive music program, a variety of opportunities for spiritual growth, mission and ministry project opportunities, and focused ministries for children, youth and adults. Our church is an inclusive and open fellowship, seeking to love all people be being the hands and feet of Christ in our community and around the world. The Minister of Youth will be a devoted follower of Christ, have a background that includes theological training (MDiv preferred), experience working with middle and senior high aged students in a spiritual capacity, excellent communication skills, agreement with OBC’s mission as a church, and a passion to help students grow in their faith. Candidate should be a self-motivated leader, capable of casting and imparting a long-term vision for youth and students for OBC and possess good relational skills with students, parents, and church staff.

While the primary responsibility of this position is to guide the spiritual growth of our youth, we also hope to fill this position with someone who possesses a variety of gifts beyond youth students. Our Search Committee is interested in any and all areas of expertise (e.g., teaching, working with younger children, college students, preaching, technology, spiritual formation, administration, outreach, counseling, visitation, etc.) and encourages the candidate to list these areas and expound upon them in her or his resume.

Rock Hill, SC is located twenty-five miles south of Charlotte, NC. It is a growing community of 67,000 residents and offers many outdoor recreational activities as well as numerous cultural opportunities. Rock Hill is home to Winthrop University, a public, co-educational institute of higher learning of over 6,000 students.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume, including references, to Oakland Baptist Church.

Application Deadline: May 31, 2018

Ways To Apply

Email: youthsearch@oaklandchurch.com

Physical Address:
Youth Search Committee
1067 Oakland Avenue
Rock Hill, South Carolina 29732

Youth Ministry Director: Jamestown , NC

Posted by Jamestown Presbyterian Church

We are a vibrant community of faith seeking a Youth Director that will engage middle school and senior highs in ways to grow their faith, serve the community and have fun.

Application Deadline: May 30, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Rev. Newton Cowan, Associate Pastor.

Ways To Apply

Email: jamestownyouthsearch@gmail.com

College Connector: Winston Salem, NC

Posted by Ardmore Baptist Church

Ardmore Baptist Church is currently seeking to hire the College Connector position to start in late July or early August. This is a 10 month, 10-15 hour a week position and pays at a rate of $15 per hour. Ardmore Baptist Church is looking for a candidate who is driven, a self-starter, shows initiative, outgoing and interested in connecting with college students, and is willing to try new things without fear of failure. The church is changing the way they approach college ministry and is in need of this College Connector to assist the Minister with Students in building contacts with local colleges and universities, while building on a model of how Ardmore Baptist can be involved in the lives of college students. We know the church needs college students and believe that college students need the church. We want to help support people no matter where they are in life and believe college campuses are a great place to invest in the next generation. The church is currently accepting resumes and will interview selected candidates throughout the summer until a candidate is found.

Ardmore Baptist Church is located at 501 Miller St. and is in the middle of the historic Ardmore community. Ardmore Baptist Church focuses on connecting people of all ages with Jesus Christ and each other in life changing relationships.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Dane Martin, Minister with Students.

Ways To Apply

Email: dmartin@ardmorebaptist.org

Senior Pastor: Angier, NC

Posted by Angier Baptist Church

Angier Baptist Church, Angier, NC, seeks a full time pastor to lead our church into a new chapter in our history. We are a Baptist congregation focusing on the inspirational worship of God and applying the Bible to all areas of life. We desire a pastor who will possess strong preaching skills, be a leader in guiding and directing the church spiritually and administratively, and be a person who has a servant’s heart. The successful candidate will possess a strong calling to the pastoral ministry, hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree, and possess some years of experience in congregational ministry. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit resume information to the Pastor Search Committee

Application Deadline: June 30, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Gordon Springle, Chair of Pastor Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: abcpastorsearch1@gmail.com

Physical Address:
Gordon Springle
540 Tippet Road
Angier, NC 27501

Senior Pastor: Winston Salem, NC

Posted by First Christian Church, Winston Salem, NC

The bi-vocational or part-time Pastor will provide leadership to the congregation, quality control and management for the staff team to ensure strategic execution, missional alignment and overall efficiency for all aspects of First Christian Church. This position requires the highest levels of leadership competency and personal character. He/She will be expected to have excellent team building abilities, as well as skills to maintain a high standard of excellence in all facets of First Christian Church.

We will begin accepting applications now and will close the application process on 8-1-18.  You will receive notification of receipt of your application shortly after receipt.  Interviews will follow.  The web site to find out further information and submit an application is www.disciplesofchrist.com

Application Deadline: August 1, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Alanna Harris, Administrator.

Ways To Apply

Email: CHURCHONEDOC@GMAIL.COM

Youth Pastor: Chapel Hill, NC

Posted by HillSong Church

The Youth Pastor is involved in the development, oversight, promotion, and discipleship of youth in keeping with the vision and mission of HillSong Church.  The Youth Pastor leads HillSong’s youth program to accomplish and fulfill its stated mission, vision, and values. The individual in this position provides spiritual oversight to youth, their families, and within the congregation.  Additionally, the Youth Pastor serves as part of the ministry team led by the Senior Pastor under the direction of the Elders.                                                     

The Youth Pastor should be well-versed in the current trends in youth ministry and in American teen culture as he/she helps our youth grow as Jesus’ followers within that culture.  Primary responsibilities include:

  • Developing relationships with youth and their families
  • Building successful partnerships with parents of teens and the other adults who volunteer with them (like Sunday School teachers, Bible study leaders, mission trip volunteers) and supporting the adults in their work with the teens
  • Oversight of youth Sunday school and the Wednesday night discipleship group
  • Planning and leading special events (lock-ins, fundraisers, concerts, etc.)
  • Planning, leading, and accompanying the youth on a summer mission trip
  • Participating in the church’s annual summer Vacation Bible School
  • Attending Pastoral Staff meetings and other church leadership meetings as needed

Application Deadline: June 17, 2018

For further information about this position, please email Tiffany Allen, Youth Pastor Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: youthpastorsearch@hillsong.org

Senior Pastor: Farmington, MO

Posted by Farmington First Baptist Church

Farmington First Baptist Church is seeking a senior full-time pastor.

A successful candidate will likely possess the following traits:

  • Proclaims the gospel through teaching, preaching, and by example
  • Is compassionate and relational to both the congregation and community
  • Possesses a vision for the future of the congregation

Preferred qualifications of the candidate would include the following:

  • Holds a Master of Divinity degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Has five or more years experience as a pastor
  • Has experience working with multiple staff members
  • Is open to integrating technology into his ministry

 

Other useful links:

http://farmingtonfbc.org/

http://www.city-data.com/city/Farmington-Missouri.html

http://discoverfarmingtonmo.com/

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

For further information about this position, please email Brad Kocher, Chair of Search Committee.

Ways To Apply

Email: farmingtonfbcpastorsearch@gmail.com