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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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.
6/16/2016 Full time Minister
The Thessalon Church of Christ in Ontario Canada is seeking applications for the position of full time evangelist. Thessalon and area has a population of about 2,500 and is located on the north shore of Lake Huron about an hour east of Sault Ste Marie. Our congregation of about 70 members wants to work with an enthusiastic and dedicated individual in ministering to our church family and community. A three bedroom house with finished basement is included. Email applications to email@example.com or phone Roger Mulligan at 705-842-2933 if you have questions.
6/15/2016 Senior Minister
Central Church of Christ in Sparta, Tennessee is searching for a Senior Minister. You can check out our website at spartacoc.com. Information about the job can be found at Central Senior Minister Position. For more information or to apply, go to WorshipRenewal.net.
6/9/2016 Full time Family Life & involvement Minister
The North Heights church of Christ in Batesville, Arkansas is looking to hire a minister to nurture, invigorate, monitor/facilitate existing ministries & encourage new ministries that reflect the spiritual growth, talents, & interests of the members of the North Heights Congregation. If interested, or have questions please contact Don Gregory at firstname.lastname@example.org. A job description is available on request. You can check our web site northheightschurchofchrist.org, which is being updated. We also have a North Heights Facebook page.
6/6/2016 Full time Preacher
Port Angeles, WA Church of Christ is looking for a full time preacher. We are a friendly congregation of 50 members located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. If interested, email Lowell Hardman for an application package. email@example.com
6/6/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
The Okolona Church of Christ seeks a full time pulpit minister who is able to communicate God’s Word and mentor all age groups so that they are inspired and invigorated to live out their faith. A minister who is Biblically Focused, Spirit-Lead and in tune with God’s vision for his Church. He is a minister who is a leader with high moral character, has a servant heart, who loves and cares for all of God’s people with a Pastoral approach to congregational involvement. He is willing to outreach in innovative ways and demonstrates a strong family focus.
Applicants should send resume, references and sermon links as attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP in order to be considered.
6/2/2016 Full time Preacher
The Chesmont Church of Christ is seeking an experienced preacher who is knowledgeable of the scriptures and has effective preaching, teaching, and interpersonal skills. www.chesmontchurchofchrist.org. More information can be found at Chesmont Church-Profile, Chesmont Church Job Description, and Chesmont Church Application Package May-31
5/31/2016 Youth & Family Minister
Mount Carmel Church of Christ in Mt. Carmel, Illinois. Our congregation is currently seeking a spirit-filled, enthusiastic full-time youth & family minister, dedicated to serving the youth, both within the congregation and outside it. Reaching the hearts of our youth for Christ – giving them spiritual direction and life support – is a vital function of the church. Our prayer is to hire a disciple of Christ who desires making disciples. The Youth Minister will work in cooperation with the Elders and Ministry Staff, along with the families of our youth, in overseeing the ministry and outreach to middle school and high school students. Our congregation is located in a small town in rural southern Illinois, with about 200 members, led by 5 elders. The youth ministry currently serves 10-15 students in 6th-12th grades, with a children’s ministry serving about 60 younger children. We desire a youth minister who will be invested in student lives, supportive of spiritual leadership within the family, and intentional about growing student faith and building the youth ministry for the current and upcoming students. Duties would include teaching, organizing activities to promote spiritual growth, and leading the youth in ministering to their peers and to our community. For more information or to learn more about us, please visit our website and our Facebook page. Any interested applicants should send a resume by email. Youth-Minister-blurb.odt
5/31/2016 Full-time minister
Jackson Church of Christ, located in Jackson, AL is looking for a sound Church of Christ Minister for full time work with a congregation of 50-65 members. Would expect a resume of the minister as well as family information sent to email@example.com
5/31/2016 Full-time Youth Minister
Stockdale Church of Christ is searching for a full-time youth minister for a growing and active South Texas congregation. We are looking for someone to join us on our spiritual journey as a fully supported youth and family minister, We are a medium sized congregation in a small community. Our average attendance is just under 200 on Sunday mornings. We are young congregation with a large number of young families and youth. As a congregation we are very active and tied deeply into the community and schools. Part of our vision as a congregation is to place more focus on our youth and their growth, as well as look for ways to better minister to the youth in our community. We are looking for someone to partner with us and work with us, who will be as excited about what the Spirit is doing in our congregation and in our community as we are. We have a group of young families and deacons that make up a leadership team that will work with and support the candidate that’s ultimately chosen. We have a competitive compensation plan and the desire to help someone succeed in this ministry and in their ministry as a whole. Qualifications are simple. Candidates need to have training, bachelor’s degree or comparable, preferably in ministry or a Bible related degree plan. They need to be a Christian and able to teach and help others grow in their faith. If you think you might be a good fit then email your resume, a cover letter describing your ministry goals and approach, and any other material you want to be considered to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information visit http://stockdale.church/minister-search/
We are looking for someone to join us on our spiritual journey as a fully supported youth and family minister, We are a medium sized congregation in a small community. Our average attendance is just under 200 on Sunday mornings. We are young congregation with a large number of young families and youth. As a congregation we are very active and tied deeply into the community and schools. Part of our vision as a congregation is to place more focus on our youth and their growth, as well as look for ways to better minister to the youth in our community. We are looking for someone to partner with us and work with us, who will be as excited about what the Spirit is doing in our congregation and in our community as we are. We have a group of young families and deacons that make up a leadership team that will work with and support the candidate that’s ultimately chosen. We have a competitive compensation plan and the desire to help someone succeed in this ministry and in their ministry as a whole. Qualifications are simple. Candidates need to have training, bachelor’s degree or comparable, preferably in ministry or a Bible related degree plan. They need to be a Christian and able to teach and help others grow in their faith. If you think you might be a good fit then email your resume, a cover letter describing your ministry goals and approach, and any other material you want to be considered to email@example.com. For more information visit http://stockdale.church/minister-search/
5/23/2016 Youth and Family Minister
The Magnolia Center Church of Christ in Riverside, California, is seeking a Youth and Family Minister who has the passion and desire to work with our growing families to help them develop a strong spiritual core in their homes. More information can found at The Magnolia Center Church of Christ in Riverside.
5/18/2016 Full time Minister
Magnolia Church of Christ in Florence, Alabama is looking for a Full time minister to preach, teach, counsel, encourage, reach out to community and enjoy our family. Position open immediately. Please contact us at Magnolia 256-767-6776 or me personally at 256-768-0400. Will sent complete Job Description, Benefits for Minister and Prospective Minister Guidelines. We are a loving, accepting family with a Sunday attendance of approximately 150. We have a caring program for our children, a very good teen group, a large young families and middle aged group, and a large ‘over 60’ group.
5/17/2016 Full time Pulpit & Outreach Evangelist
The Church of Christ in Vernal, Utah is seeking a pulpit minister. Vernal is a community of (20,000?) people located in Northeast Utah. Our church family consists of (40?) members. We are looking for a doctrinally sound, evangelistically minded individual to work in preaching and teaching with us here. Please send resume to:firstname.lastname@example.org
5/16/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
Cole Mill Road Church of Christ in Durham, North Carolina is seeking a minister for the primary preaching and senior ministerial responsibilities in our congregation of approximately 220 members. The job position will open in January, 2017, and we hope to fill it sometime during 2017. The minister will work closely with our elders, ministry leaders, and our part-time youth and family minister.
We are looking for a minister who is passionate, dynamic, and prayerful with the capacity to work with and appeal to all ages and different cultural and racial groups, as our congregation is quite diverse in a number of respects. It is also very important that we find someone who is committed to pulpit preaching and teaching and who has a heart for service both within our congregation and our community. We would prefer someone with a Master of Divinity degree, a similar or more advanced religion degree, or else equivalent ministerial experience. Our elders and congregation have adopted a gender inclusive policy for all aspects of worship leadership, teaching classes, and providing ministry service leadership for the congregation.
If you have interest in this position or would like to discuss it further, please send an email to Charles Holton (email@example.com), who is Chair of our Minister Search Committee. You can also visit our congregation website at:http://www.colemillroad.org/community/ and our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/ColeMillRoadand our Twitter feed at: https://twitter.com/colemillroad?lang=en
5/11/2016 Full Time Pulpit Minister
The Hutchinson Mountain Church of Christ is looking for a Full time Pulpit Minister. Send cover letter and resume. HMCoC is a rural country church with an average attendance of 35. Contact Nathan and Lea Ramsey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
5/11/2016 Full time Youth minister
The Garriott Rd church of Christ in Enid, OK, is seeking a full time Youth Minister. For a job description or more information, please contact Rick Goben at email@example.com.
5/2/2016 Full time Minister
The Sunset Blvd Church of Christ is seeking a Full Time Minister to preach, teach Bible classes, and support the spiritual growth of the congregation. Learn more about the church and the psoition at sunsetblvdcoc.com
5/2/2016 Full-time Youth Minister
The Eastwood Church of Christ in Hutchinson, KS is looking for a full-time youth minister to teach and lead students in 7th through 12th grade. The youth minister should be able to plan and organize various youth activities throughout the year. Our youth are involved in Leadership Training for Christ, area-wide events, community service projects, church camps, and other church related activities. Must have a desire to build relationships among the youth and the ability to teach the bible effectively. The youth minister should have strong communication skills, be a self-starter, and have an evangelical spirit. The minister should show an interest in youth lives and a willingness to engage youth outside church functions (e.g., attend school, clubs, social activities where students are participating). Compensation package negotiable depending on qualifications and experience. Learn more about the Eastwood Church of Christ on our website at www.eastwoodcoc.com. Applicants can send resumes to 2500 N. Plum, Hutchinson, KS 67502 or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
4/27/2016 Full time Youth Minister
The Boyd Church of Christ in Boyd, TX is seeking a Full time Youth Minister. Contact Doug Parr at (940) 393-1351 or email@example.com
4/27/2016 Full time Youth & Family Minister
Pace Church of Christ in Pace, Florida is seeking a full-time Youth & Family Minister to help us build strong Christian families. Job description can be found at Pace Church of Christ Youth-Minister-Posting
4/27/2016 Full time Preaching Minister
Huntsville Church of Christ in Huntsville, TX is a congregation with usual Sunday attendance of 300-350, has 6 shepherds, 20 deacons and ministry leaders, two other full-time ministry staff members (campus & youth), several small groups, and innumerable opportunities.
Duties of the Preaching Minister include, but are not limited to:
- Preaching, teaching, and facilitating community outreach
- Encourage a greater sense of faithfulness and personal spiritual growth, as well as encouraging a greater sense of fellowship and community within the congregation
- Pastoral Duties such as hospital visitation, counseling, etc.
- Work with the Shepherds to provide leadership with short and long-term planning and implementation
- Administration–dealing with the day-to-day needs of the congregation
The Candidate for Preaching Minister should possess:
- Vision and demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage, and implement ministry
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, conflict management skills, and computer skills
- Proven ability to work effectively with congregations, diverse individuals, and teams
- Dynamic personality and presence in the pulpit
4/26/2016 Youth & Familiy Minister
The Central Church of Christ in Lufkin, TX is searching for a Youth & Family Minister. We welcome your application and inquiring into this position. Please visit our web site for further information and details about the Central Church of Christ http://lufkincentral.com/ Please send your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Job description: Central Church of Christ
4/26/2016 Pulpit/Outreach Minister
Northern Light Church of Christ in Brooklyn, Minnesota is searching for a Pulpit/Outreach Minister. Job description can be found at Northern Light Church of Christ.
4/25/2016 Full Time Youth/Family/Pulpit Minister
Marshall Church of Christ in Marshall, IL is searching for an outgoing minister with a heart for people and a love of preaching, teaching, and ministry. We desire a minister who has experience in working with a diverse group of people from various backgrounds. Many of our members grew up in the church, while others are relatively new believers. We have a few older members, middle aged members, and several young families with a large number of children. It is important that we partner with a minister who is ready to build relationships across this spectrum. We are a small church family who is looking to grow spiritually as well as grow into our community. We are seeking a minister who is ready to partner with our existing membership in this growth.
We currently have two elders with a large core group of members who are capable speakers, teachers and song leaders. We actively serve the community, including our local food and clothing bank, support mission efforts and support a local youth camp, with several of our members serving on its board of directors. Our women are quite capable, actively serving over the weekly bulletin, teaching program and church treasury. We send all of our camp age children (8-18) to summer Christian youth camp and have a children’s worship for our youngest members each Sunday AM.
Ideally, the candidate we seek should have experience along with appropriate education in biblical studies, preaching, or ministry. (A degree is an important characteristic to us though we would be willing to consider someone with a high level of experience and success who does not possess a degree.) The minister must be willing to live in Marshall and become an active member of our community.
• Organize and lead worship (theme, participants, events)
• Organize and lead Bible studies (group and individual)
• Follow-up (visitors, previous contacts, missing members, etc.)
• Organize and lead service projects (congregation, community, county, state)
Contact Kevin Davidson at email@example.com or (812)841-6617
4/25/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
The Okolona Church of Christ seeks a full time pulpit minister who is able to communicate God’s Word and mentor all age groups so that they are inspired and invigorated to live out their faith. A minister who is Biblically Focused, Spirit-Lead and in tune with God’s vision for his Church. A minister who is a leader with high moral character, has a servant heart, who loves and cares for all of God’s people with a Pastoral approach to congregational involvement. A minister willing to outreach in innovative ways and demonstrates a strong family focus.
Applicants should submit application to firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP in order to be considered.
4/20/2016 Pulpit Minister
The Luling Church of Christ in Luling, TX is searching for a minister. The ideal candidate loves the Lord, knows the scripture well, is patient and kind, is willing to challenge others to grow, is motivated to seek the lost. Church website is lulingchurchofchrist.com. contact Bill Watson at email@example.com for questions.
4/13/2016 Family Minister
The Westview Church of Christ in Greeley, CO is searching for a Family Minister to provide leadership of all major components of family minister of congregation and development of an outreach strategy through family ministry. Contact Terry Newton firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Church of Christ in West Chester, Pennsylvania, is seeking a new minister. We are a small, self-supporting, grace-oriented church with two elders. We desire a preacher who is grounded in the Word and devoted to prayer. Large 4-bedroom parsonage. Will consider full-time or part-time. Send resume with references and audio or video of recent sermon to email@example.com, or Church of Christ, Attn: Gerald Davis, 1326 Park Ave, West Chester PA 19380. Church website is www.westchestercofc.org.
4/13/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
St. Mary’s County Church of Christ is searching for a preacher. Go to the website firstname.lastname@example.org or Preacher-Search-Advert1.docx for more information.
4/13/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
The Oroville Church of Christ in Oroville, CA is looking for a enthusiastic christian individual that has God-given ability and resources of the congregation to see the importance of going out into the community and teaching God’s word. Contact James Logan at email@example.com for more information.
4/8/2016 Full Time Minister
The Westwood Church of Christ in McMinnville, TN is searching for a minister to promote growth with relationship with the Lord, relationships with one another and outreach to the lost. For information about this job Westwood Church of Christ.
4/6/2016 Family Minister
The Family Minister for the Mt. Comfort Church of Christ in Fayetteville, AR will work under the oversight of the elders, and with families, deacons, and ministry leaders. The minister’s primary concern is to assist the congregation in developing strong young families. Also help us to equip young adults, and husbands and wives to grow spiritually, and assist parents in raising their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. In doing so, young adults and families will have a strong sense of identity and purpose within the body, and be equipped for discipleship and outreach. contact Paul Dougan at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can checkout the church website at http://mcchurchof christ.org
4/4/2016 Full time Director of Children’s Ministry
The Burleson Church of Christ in Burleson, TX is searching for a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry. The Children’s Director is called to help equip each family to be the catalyst of their child’s spiritual development and to help equip our Bible class teachers to provide a quality experience for the children while here at church. The Children’s Director will coordinate the children’s departments from birth through 5th grade. For more information and job description, be sure to visit our website: http://burlesoncoc.com . Send resumes to Jim Lampley (email@example.com) or Amy Lynn (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Sierra Church of Christ is located in the resort town of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. This town has many hot springs that are great to relax in and a lake that draws many out of the desert to a place of fishing and fun. This is also a town that desperately needs Jesus. This small church loves God and one another. If you believe that God is still working today among His people –if you are being drawn by His Spirit to serve and inspire others, while shining the light of Jesus in the real world that we live in, then we ask you to prayerfully consider coming to work with us.
Our current minister has been with us for over 9 years but are now leaving to take care of family. We are a small church, with an attendance that runs between 35 and 50. We own our building, and have no outstanding debt. We want a minister who can live here in our city and work with us to help us take God’s word to those around us. Starting salary would be $26,000 but could be increased as the congregation grows.
Please contact Danny at email@example.com or call 575-640-3063 for more information.