Ministry Job Opportunities
NOTE: Churches of Christ are welcome to submit ministry opportunities for this site. At the end of three months, if the position is still open, the church may resubmit for a second three-month posting. Harding School of Theology reserves the right to edit any posting. We cannot include gender, marital status or age requirements in any posting.
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9/20/2016 Lead Minister
Sanctuary Christian Fellowship is a non-denominational church in a suburb of Denver with strong Church of Christ roots. We are seeking a Lead Minister that will work alongside the Elders/Strategic Team to set the vision, and work together with staff and Strategic Team to lead SCF toward that vision. The Lead Minister will be charged primarily with preaching, teaching, pastoring, and evangelism. The Lead Minister will be responsible for leading Sunday morning worship services alongside the Worship Minister and other staff members as needed. The Lead Minister will have a team comprised of an administrative assistant and 3 ministers (Worship Minister, Children’s Minister [part time], and Student Minister) that will together be charged with (1) Introducing people to Jesus Christ and (2) Discipling those people into solid, grounded, passionate, and disciplined followers of Jesus. If you are interested in applying for the Lead Minister position at Sanctuary Christian Fellowship, please send your resume and a sample of your preaching (audio or video) to: SanctuarySearch@gmail.com. An introductory video of yourself will also be helpful.
9/20/2016 Pulpit Minister
Fellowship Church of Christ in Orange, Texas is searching for a Full time Pulpit Minister. We are an older congregation of thirty members seeking a minister to preach, teach and minister in our community. Prefer a minister with a biblical degree. Send resume to Wayne McCamey at email@example.com.
9/20/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
Adrian Church of Christ in Adrian, Michigan is searching for a Full time Pulpit Minister. Please forward a cover letter, resume, and DVD of a sermon to Rhonda Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will forward to the elders.
9/13/2016 Full time Youth & Family Minister
Henrietta church of Christ in Henrietta Texas is looking for Youth and Family minister to work with our families in the church and community. Great opportunity to impact community. Average attendance on Sunday Morning 100, Currently about 12 active kids in grades 6-12 class on Sunday morning. City of Henrietta population is 3500, county population is 11,000. Small town located on Hwy 287, 2 hours NW of Dallas/Ft. Worth area. Wichita Falls Texas as 20 minutes to West on 287. Henrietta ISD is a 3A school and provides opportunities in academic, band and athletics. Great place to start career in Youth Ministry, strong leadership support and active families. Church is very loving and supportive congregation. Church employs a full time Preaching Minister that is a wonderful mentor. Interest in preaching and song leading a plus. Leadership contains 3 Elders and 6 Deacons. Contact Brad Yurcho at email@example.com. Church website: www.henriettachurchofchrist.com
9/12/2016 Full time Children’s Minister
Southeastern church of Christ in Indianapolis, Indiana is searching for a Children’s minister. In general, this minister on staff will be asked to lead our ministry to children in their spiritual development by example, teaching, and coordination of activities designed to aid in that development. This person will be a resource person and encourager of parents in fulfilling their responsibilities as spiritual guides to their children. In addition, he or she will be asked to work in tandem with our leadership and other ministries of the church as together we work to stimulate individual and corporate spiritual growth within the body and effective service and evangelism in the Indianapolis metropolitan area. If interested, please see Job-description-SECC-Childrens-Ministry.docx. If you wish to apply, please submit a resume with references, as well as a philosophy of ministry. If you would like additional information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
9/12/2016 Full time Youth Minister
Garriott Road Church of Christ in Enid, Okloaoma is a 200+ congregation searching for a scripturally sound youth minister to continue the work of building up our young members. Send Cover Letter, Resume, and Philosophy of Ministry to Rick Goben at email@example.com
9/8/2016 Full time Youth Minister
The Kings Crossing Church of Christ in Corpus Christi, TX is looking for a full time Youth Minister to direct our Youth program with the goal of helping young people grow spiritually, so as to be faithful Christians, now and into adulthood. To learn more about our church, go to our website or our Facebook page: www.kingscrossingcoc.com; www.facebook.com/kingscrossingcoc. If you are interested in applying for the position, or would like a fuller job description, please contact our Preaching Minister, Mark Adams: firstname.lastname@example.org
9/8/2016 Youth Minister
The Central Church of Christ in Cleveland, TN is looking for an energetic, encouraging and progressive full-time youth minister. He should be well organized and able to plan various youth activities throughout the year. He must be sound in the Faith, have a love for youth and a strong desire to work alongside our parents to help their children grow closer to God and each other. He must be able to work well under the guidance of our shepherds, Minister, Associate Minister, Youth Deacon and office staff. Our youth are currently involved in Lads to Leaders, area-wide youth events, community service projects, mission work, CYC, Impact, and other church related activities. Compensation package negotiable depending on qualifications and experience. There is also an option of housing being provided by the church. You may find out more about Central and our youth on our website, www.centralcocfamily.com. Applicants can send resumes with photo by email or by mail or contact Bryan Morrow email@example.com.
9/8/2016 Full time Preacher
Waldron church of Christ in Waldron, Arkansas is looking for a motivated preacher that wants to help a small congregation grow. Contact Howard Robinson for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org or (479) 928-5659. Job will be open as of September 18.
9/5/2016 Full time Minister
Lake Norman church of Christ in Huntersville, NC is looking for a full-time minister to work with an active, suburban congregation. Please see Lake Norman Minister Search for details on our congregation, the minister position, and the application process.
9/5/2016 Youth/Family Minister and College/Associate Minister
The Glendale Road Church of Christ is searching to fill the following minister positions: YOUTH/FAMILY MINISTER and COLLEGE/ASSOCIATE MINISTER. We prefer each candidate to have previous experience in church ministry and possess the creativity and vision to inspire and equip our congregation to love and live in a deeper spiritual walk with God. Each minister will be expected to teach in a class setting as well as occasionally preach. These positions are available now. Resumes will be accepted until both positions are filled. If you are a married man who desires to serve God in either of these positions, please send your resume to:
Glendale Road Church of Christ
1101 Glendale Road
Murray, KY 42071
Or you may email to:
9/5/2016 Full time Preacher
Muscatine Church of Christ in Muscatine, Iowa is looking for a preacher. We are a self supporting congregation of between 120 to 175 members. A typical Sunday will have about 120 in attendance at worship. Information about the church and the job description can be found at Minister Job Description.
9/5/2016 Full time Preacher
Westside Church of Christ in Elgin, Illinois are looking for a preacher to share our vision to evangelize our diverse community. We desire a preacher who loves to fellowship with the saints, work side by side, and develop relationships allowing us to serve each other with joy. The man we seek will be able to deliver Biblical lessons appropriate for new converts and mature Christians. Our congregation of 73 actively supports a children’s home, missionaries, and operates a local food pantry. Benefits include a 3 bedroom parsonage adjoining the church property. Primary duties include Sunday morning and evening sermons and 1 adult class. Please send a introductory letter, resume, 2 sermons (cd/electronic), and 3 references to the elders at: Westside Elders, PO Box 6687, Elgin, IL 60121
8/31/2016 Full time Youth Minister
The University Church of Christ Youth Ministry in Murray, Kentucky exists to create disciples of Jesus who go out into the world and make more disciples. The youth ministry’s primary purpose it to work with young people ages 7th through 12th grade and their families. In addition, the youth minister will work closely with a team of individuals (Parent Leadership Team, adult volunteers, staff, Deacons, and Elders) to implement an intergenerational ministry. Resumes can be sent to email@example.com. For information on the job description, University-Job-Description.pdf
8/30/2016 Pulpit Minister
New Iberia church of Christ, 667 Charles Street, New Iberia, Louisiana 70560 We are searching for a full-time minister to serve our congregation in south-central Louisiana in the capacity of pulpit preacher and member. We are a church of about 85-100 regularly attending members (Sunday morning). We like to think of ourselves as a friendly church family of Christian believers seeking to glorify God and reach out to the community with the good news of His son Jesus Christ. For more information about the postion and the church, Preacher-position-announcement2.docx. Contact Wayne Wyatt (1710 Dublin Street, New Iberia, LA 70563; 337-967-2015) for further information. Dr. Kenneth Wright is our current minister and additional inquiries regarding the position may be made directly to him by phone (337-519-9748) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
8/30/2016 Family Life Minister
Fort Gibson Church of Christ in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma is seeking for a full time Family Life Minister. We have an average attendance of 350. We are served by six elders, fifteen deacons, and two full-time ministers (pulpit and youth). We are very active in local prison ministry and mission work in Mexico and Honduras. Please send your resume to email@example.com or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be open until Oct. 31st. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Preference will be given to those with previous ministry experience. Job description can be found at JOB-DESCRIPTION-FOR-FAMILY-LIFE-MINISTER.docx
8/30/2016 Full time Minister
River Valley Church of Christ in Clarksville, Arkansas. We are searching for a full time minister. We are an active small church in the beautiful Ozark foothills with capable teachers and leadership. Contact Marc Muncy at email@example.com for more information.
8/30/2016 Senior Minister
Central Church of Christ, an established church of 175 members in Sparta, TN, is accepting applications for the position of senior minister. For more information or to apply for this position, contact Dr. Alan Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.worshiprenewal.net/
8/22/2016 Full time Minister
The King of Prussia Church of Christ is seeking a full time minister with a heart-felt desire to advance God’s Kingdom. The candidate should possess:
– A deep desire to see God’s Word actively applied in all aspects of our lives as we minister to each other and our community at large;
– A passion for ministering based on the foundational scriptures of hope, faith, and love; and
– A dynamic focus for evangelistic activities, especially around the family
We are located outside of Philadelphia in the historic Valley Forge area. Our vibrant fellowship of 120 members reflect the diversity of the area, are highly engaged, and first and foremost strive to be a loving family to all. We desire to bring God glory through worship, teaching and training one another, providing a nurturing and friendly family environment, and reflecting the presence of Christ in our lives. Please contact our search committee at email@example.com
8/17/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
Loving Congregation Welcomes You to Central Louisiana. The Pineville church of Christ in Pineville, Louisiana is prayerfully searching for a minister God has chosen to fill the pulpit in this faithful congregation. We are a devoted group of Christians whose focus is on God and spreading His word. The Pineville congregation has been meeting since the 1950s and we have a membership who is willing to work and explore fresh ideas for community outreach. We consider a full time minister our partner in evangelism and would like to work with someone who is prayerful, loving, energetic, kind, humble, and faithful. We are searching for a minister who is willing to be creative in reaching the lost and is doctrinally sound. The ideal candidate will edify this congregation and is praying as fervently as we are about this process. This congregation worships in a beautiful building that serves as a landmark in the area. It is hard to miss the facility that includes a large auditorium, a classroom wing, and fully equipped kitchen that is used for fellowships and other events. The Pineville congregation is blessed with this facility and considers it an ideal tool for growth and service. You can also visit us on the web at www.pinevillechurchofchrist.com. Please email resume, sermon samples and other information you would wish to share. More information can be found at Pineville church of Christ
8/17/2016 Full Pulpit Minister & Associate/Youth Minister
Slicer Street church of Christ is seeking qualified applicants for the position of pulpit minister, as well as for the position of associate/youth minister. Slicer Street is a congregation of 230 in rural southeast Missouri. Church website: slicerstreetchurchofchrist.org Please send resumes to email to Slicer Street Elders firstname.lastname@example.org
8/17/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
Magnolia Church of Christ is seeking a full time pulpit minister whose ministry is preaching, teaching, and equipping others to serve. We are a church of approximately 200 members, with six shepherds and seven deacons. The applicant should ideally have a Bible based degree or college level training in the Bible with some training in homiletics for sermon preparation. We would prefer the candidate to have been a minister with 5+ years of experience in the pulpit. Must hold fast to Biblical truths, and be able to effectively communicate those truths for the edification of the congregation and growth of the church. If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit your resume, a cover letter that characterizes your current ministry efforts and style, your family’s involvement in your ministry, and references to email@example.com. Salary commensurate with experience. Magnolia Texas is a growing community located approximately 40 miles northwest of Houston, Texas. Church website: magnoliachurchofchrist.com.
8/10/2016 Full time Youth Minister
The Owensboro Church of Christ in Owensboro, KY is seeking a full-time Youth Minister. The congregation averages 225 on Sunday mornings and is led by seven elders and nine deacons. Job responsibilities include planning VBS, scheduling activities for teenagers (Grades 7-12) and children (Grades 3-6), occasional preaching, recruiting teachers for cradle roll thru Grades 12, and sharing devotionals with our weekly Preschool children. Currently, the congregation has 31 students in Grades 7-12 and 23 students in Grades 3-6. For more information about the church, go to www.owensborochurchofchrist.
8/10/2016 Full time Children’s Minister
The Burnt Hickory Church of Christ in Marietta, GA is a family-oriented congregation averaging 450 in Sunday worship. We are seeking a full-time children’s minister to oversee our programming for children from Kindergarten – 5th grade, including children’s worship, Sunday morning classes, Wednesday classes, and special events. For more information, Burnt Hickory Church of Christ or Scott Franks at (678) 354-2814 firstname.lastname@example.org.
8/9/2016 Children/Young Family Minister
The Mount Comfort Church of Christ located in beautiful Northwest Arkansas is searching for a Children/Young Family Minister to work with K-6th grade children and their families. The primary concern is to lead, develop and organize the children’s ministry. This minister will help to equip children and their parents to grow spiritually. The ultimate goal is to have a strong ministry in outreach to our community. Contact Paul Dougan at (479) 465-3535 or email@example.com for more information.
8/3/2016 Full time Minister
Park Central Church of Christ in Port Arthur, TX is seeking an experienced, motivated, full time minister. Must have a love for evangelism and people. Skills of directing programs and outreach are needed. We are a diverse 95 member congregation that is involved in the community. Please send cover letter and resume to the Search Committee Office@parkcentralchurchofchrist.org
8/2/2016 Full Time Youth Minister
The Woodland Hills Church of Christ in Cordova, Tennessee is seeking a full time youth minister to serve our teenagers and congregation. For information about the job Youth-Minister-Job-
7/28/2016 Part time Pulpit Minister
Christoval Church of Christ in Christoval,Texas is searching for someone with sound biblical preaching and teaching skills, together with strong communication and leadership abilities, eager to encourage both spiritual and personal growth of our flock and work to expand children’s programs. Duties will be Sunday morning bible class and preaching, Sunday evening round table class/discussion and Wednesday evening bible class.
Our ideal candidate would include an individual with school age children, gainfully employed elsewhere and willing to live in our community or actively participate in community activities. Salary negotiable up to $2,600.00 per month. Contact Larry Boyd at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
Columbia Church of Christ in Columbia Kentucky is looking for a full time Pulpit Minister. For information, Church-position.docx
7/26/2016 Youth Minister
Henryetta Church of Christ in Henryetta Oklahoma is looking for a Youth Minister. For information Objectives-for-Henryetta-
7/20/2016 Youth & Family Minister
Hope Church of Christ in Hope, Arkansas is looking for a full time Youth & Family Minister. For information contact Barry Haynes at (870) 777-4569 or email@example.com. Job Description can be found at Youth-and-Family-Minister-Job-
The Cushing Church of Christ in Cushing, Oklahoma is searching a full time Preaching Minister. All applicants, please send your resume to Michael Starks at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (918) 306-1963. Church website is cushingchurchofchrist.com.
7/15/2016 Pulpit Minister
The Azle church of Christ is seeking a qualified servant of God for the position of preacher/minister. Azle is a growing community Northwest of Fort Worth, Texas located by Eagle Mountain Lake straddling Tarrant and Parker counties with an excellent independent school district.
The Azle church of Christ strives to follow the teachings of the Bible and is looking for a pulpit minister who speaks where the Bible speaks and is silent where the Bible is silent. We are looking for an experienced preacher who believes the Bible is the inspired word of God, loves souls, and is willing to follow the leadership of the Elders.
If interested in this position, please send your resume and recorded sermons or instructions on how to access to recorded sermons to email@example.com.
7/8/2016 Full time Minister
Versailles Church of Christ, in Versailles, Indiana is looking for a full-time or weekend minister, and can accommodate with housing next door to the church building. Must be a member (immersed for the forgiveness of sins) of the Church of Christ/Christian Church (instrumental). Must be a dedicated Christian, partaking of the Lord’s Supper each Sunday. We are looking for an enthusiastic ‘go-getter’, who is ready to evangelize and preach the Gospel! You will love our congregation and small community. Please call or email for more information. (812) 621-3336; firstname.lastname@example.org. Church website www.versailleschurch.org
7/1/2016 Youth Minister
The Third and Kilgore Church of Christ is searching for a Youth minister to work with a group of 20-25 teens with a desire to grow.
We are a congregation of 175 Christians located in Portales, New Mexico. We are looking for a youth minister with vision who will passionately and humbly seek to guide our teens into becoming what God intended through personal relationships, mentoring, teaching, evangelizing, counseling, and above all, prayer. Third and Kilgore Church of Christ is a grace-centered family where love and concern for each other abounds. We have approximately 25 teens with several who will reach their teens in the next few years. This is a great-sized group for hands-on ministry. We will choose a minister who feels a calling to work individually with teenagers, pointing them to Jesus, and enabling them to build a faith of their own. Please send your cover letter and resume to David Heflin at email@example.com. The position is opened to be filled immediately by the right person. Church website 3kChurch.org.
The Cary church of Christ In Cary, NC searching for a minister. Information about the job, CaryPreacherSearch.pdf . After reviewing the job description (also found at http://www.carycoc.org/events/CaryPreacherSearch.pdf) please send all requested information to firstname.lastname@example.org at your earliest convenience.
6/29/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
The Marina Church of Christ is a small but dynamic Monterey Bay area church seeking a full-time preacher. We are located on the central coast within a half mile of the Monterey Bay, and about a 10-minute drive from the City of Monterey. The bay area is a place with beautiful beaches and rugged coastline. Marina has a population of around 20,000 people with regional growth beginning to pick up. Monterey Pacific College, CSUMB, the Defense Language Institute, and the Naval Postgraduate School, are all institutions of higher learning located within minutes of the church.
The Marina church is currently involved in several community outreach programs that are designed to deliver the Word to the community as well as encourage them to discover the truth in Christ. We are a diverse group of all ages and are looking for a candidate that loves the Lord, and is steadfastly grounded in the truth of the gospel.
• A strong bible based Christian who holds strictly to biblical authority.
• Has training or a degree in bible or related field, from a Church of Christ college or preaching school.
• We would prefer that he be married, but it is not absolutely necessary.
• We are currently set up for Power Point assisted sermons and lessons, so it would be nice if the candidate was moderately tech savvy.
• Preach and teach (Sundays & Wednesdays)
• Assists in leading or organizing other programs and activities:
§ (i.e. monthly potluck & Devotionals, church singings, & children’s activities)
• Conducts personal work like home visits, biblical counseling, and bible studies.
§ (i.e. Thursday evening bible study, has been a regular staple for the Marina Church)
• Take the Lord’s Supper to shut-ins/hospitalized.
• Conducts funerals and weddings for members of the church.
• We encourage our preacher to be a leader in the church and be involved in church camp, biblical seminars, and retreats.