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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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 man 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 man 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.) A supportive wife would be an advantage, though not required. 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. 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 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, and has a wife and family. 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 chistian individual that can use his god given ability and resources of the congregation to see the inportance 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 Saint Mary’s County Church of Christ in California, Maryland, is searching for a full time minister. Job information can be found at St. Mary’s County Church of Christ
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. His primary concern is to assist the congregation in developing strong young families. He will 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. He and his wife are 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.
3/31/2016 Full time Minister
Park Central Church of Christ in Port Arthur, TX is seeking an experienced, motivated, full time minister We are an active congregation of about 95-100 in a diverse community. 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 with the community. Please send recent resume to the Search Committee: firstname.lastname@example.org
3/24/2016 Pulpit Minister
Loving Congregation Welcomes You to Central Louisiana
The Pineville church of Christ in Pineville, Louisiana is prayerfully searching for the man 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. For information Pineville church of Christ
3/23/2016 Full time Worship Leader
The Broadway Church of Christ in Paducah, KY is searching for a full time Worship Leader. This is a position that will seek to develop our worship ministries to further accomplish our mission of inspiring all generations towards a growing love for Christ and others through organizing and growing our acapella congregational worship experience.
- A heart of worship and service to God that manifests itself in a dynamic prayer life, a whole life surrendered to Christ, and a vibrant walk with Him and a life that is above reproach.
- A biblical worldview that is committed to the authority of the Bible as God’s uniquely inspired Word and a capacity to demonstrate how a biblical worldview affects worship ministry.
- A demonstrated musical skill in a variety of genres that speaks to multiple generations.
- A humble heart of servant leadership that seeks to develop a team to assist in ministry tasks. This person will serve as both leader and ministry coach and would welcome working with others to plan, implement, and evaluate programs and goals.
Contact or send resume to Gary Enlow at Broadway Church of Christ 2855 Broadway Paducah, KY 42001 or email@example.com.
3/23/2016 Full time youth/Family Minister
Southwest church of Christ in Ada, Oklahoma is seeking a Full time Youth/Family minister to mentor the youth of the congregation and be an example for youth and their parents. To teach classes and to provide opportunities for spiritual growth. Please visit the church’s website at http://swcocada.com for more information or contact Jack Frye at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3/23/2016 Part time Pulpit Minister
Riverwood Church of Christ is a congregation in the Inglewood area of Nashville, Tennessee. We are shepherded by four elders and have an average Sunday morning attendance of approximately 150. We are seeking a part-time pulpit minister with a love for the Lord, for His church, and for His Word. For more information, please visit our website at http://
3/17/2016 Full time Preacher
The Yazoo City Church of Christ in Yazoo City, MS is searching for a full time Preacher. A beautiful 3 bedroom home is provided in good school district. Congregation has no elders, excellent facilities paid for in great location on main highway through city, diverse membership with 50 in attendance. May contact interim preacher–John Pigg (601-842-7801).
3/17/2016 Full time Youth Minister
The Court Drive Church of Christ in Palestine, TX is looking for an energetic, encouraging and progressive full-time youth minister. He should be able to plan and organize various youth activities throughout the year. Our youth are involved in LTC, area-wide events, community service projects, mission work, and other church related activities. We are looking for someone grounded in the Faith who loves youth and has a strong desire to help them grow closer to the Lord and to each other. The Youth Minister must be able to work well under the guidance of our shepherds, our Minster, Youth Deacon, Parents and office staff. Compensation package negotiable depending on qualifications and experience. The church’s website is courtdrivechurch.org
3/10/2016 Full time Associate Minister
The Laurel Avenue Church of Christ in Hamilton, OH is looking for an Associate Minister with an emphasis on Youth and Family Ministry. See the church website www.lacofc.com for full job description.
3/10/2016 Children’s Minister
There is an immediate opening for a Children’s Minister at the Levy Church of Christ in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Requests for applications may be sent to employment@levychurchofchrist.
3/8/2016 Full time Outreach minister
The Port Lavaca Church of Christ (TX) is seeking a family man to work with us on a full-time basis as an Outreach/Teaching minister. Compensation includes a recently remodeled three bedroom house valued at $650 per month and up to $2,200 pay per month depending on experience and qualifications. We expect him to take the lead on Local Outreach, conduct home Bible studies, and train others. We expect him to teach in our Bible School program on Sundays and Wednesday on a rotational basis, to fill in for our preacher on occasion, to help organize family and youth activities on a monthly basis, to collaborate on local advertising or articles and to help in other congregational activities such as Vacation Bible School and Gospel Meetings. Port Lavaca is a nice coastal community in the Coastal Bend of Texas. We are approximately halfway between Houston and Corpus Christi. Our Sunday attendance is about 120. We have a very nice building right on Highway 35. We also have excellent schools. Our congregation uses the Bible as our exclusive guide in life and worship. More information can be found on our webpage: plchurch.com. Letters of interest, questions and resumes should be sent to: email@example.com. Our local minister is Shan Jackson.
3/8/2016 Full Time Outreach Minister
Outreach Minister to preserve and strengthen the existing Churches of Christ in Northeastern New Mexico, raise funds for a building expansion at the Moreno Valley Church of Christ, and preach and evangelize throughout the region. For more information on the position, Moreno Valley Church Preacher-Requirements.
3/4/2016 Domestic Missionary
The 151st Church of Christ in Olathe, Kansas is searching for a Domestic Missionary to lead a domestic church plant effort in a local community with the full support of the congregation. For additional information please visit: http://goodnewstogardner.weebtv.com. Contact Trevor Goertzen at (913) 439-8407 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
3/3/2016 Full time Minister
The Allen Park church of Christ in Allen Park, Michigan is looking for a minister. We are a body of followers numbering about 90, located in a suburb of Detroit. We are looking for a family to come and assist us with the work starting July 1, 2016. The minister we desire should have an evangelistic focus as well as being a good speaker. We offer a newly remodeled minister’s home. For information on the minister position, Allen-Park-Minister-Search.doc.
3/2/2016 Full time Preaching/Evangelist /Pulpit Minister
The Endwell Church of Christ in Endwell, NY is searching for a strong man of God to preach God’s inspired word with wisdom and love. You can find out more about the Endwell church on our website at endwellchurchofchrist.com. The job description can be found at: Endwell-church-of-Christ-
2/25/2016 Full-time 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 able to plan and organize various youth activities throughout the year. Our youth are involved in Lads to Leaders, area-wide events, community service projects, mission work, CYC and other church related activities. We are looking for someone grounded in the Faith who loves youth and has a strong desire to help them grow closer to the Lord and to each other. The Youth Minister must be able to work well under the guidance of our shepherds, our Minster, Associate minister, Youth Deacon and office staff. 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. Email resume to email@example.com or mail to 200 25th Street NW, Cleveland, TN 37311.
2/23/2016 Full time Pulpit Minister
The Gunnison church of Christ is currently looking for a full or part time pulpit minister. These duties would include Sunday morning class and preaching, along with Wed evening class. Occasionally the members here will take the duties of class and preaching for our continued spiritual growth. Part time office hours will also be encouraged. We are a long time established congregation with a membership of 50-60 with the summer tourist attendance often over 100. Though working in that direction, we currently do not have an eldership. We have a very diverse membership that strives to seek unity through love. Compensation package: newly remodeled four bedroom home (valued at $1100 per month) with utilities included (valued at $300 per month). In addition to the housing package a salary of $24,000 is also provided. The applicant will be allowed to seek part time outside work for additional income if needed and continued higher education support may also be available. Gunnison Colorado is a well-known four season recreational area with fishing, hunting, rafting and skiing. The area also has well established cattle ranching along with a 4 year university within walking distance of the church building.
2/18/2016 Full time Minister
The Thyatira congregation, located just East of Senatobia, MS, is seeking a full-time minister. A brick home and competitive compensation plan are available from the congregation of about 100 which is served by both elders and deacons. The current full-time minister has served the congregation for almost 17 years. For more information contact George W. Williams at (662) 562-4018 email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2/11/2016 Full time Youth and Family Minister
The Boulder Valley Church of Christ (in Boulder, CO.) is looking to hire a fulltime Youth and Family Minister as early as May and hopefully no later than late Aug. of 2016. We are looking for a male or female minister who has previous fulltime youth ministry experience. Please go to the YouTube link below for more info.about the BVCC and submit your resume at bouldervalleyYMsearch@gmail.com, YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBP80SwSywQ , Church Web Site:www.bouldervalley.org
2/11/2016 Summer Youth Intern
The Southside Church of Christ in Lawrence Kansas is seeking a Youth Minister Intern to lead and develop our youth group during the summer of 2016. This position will include ministering to our youth to help them know God’s Word and nurturing their spiritual growth through Bible study, service and missions. The ministry will support and involve the parents of our youth group of about 20, as they seek to develop and enhance their faith. We are a congregation of 125 members with five elders in Lawrence the home of the University of Kansas, 45 miles from Kansas City and 30 miles from Topeka. For more information about the church, please visit our website at http://www.southsidecofc.net.
Interested candidates should email their resumes to email@example.com. In addition to your training and experience, please include with your resume: A photograph, brief philosophy of your ministry, your future goals and links to videos of your preaching or teaching (if available) and a list of three professional references
2/11/2016 Full time Minister
West Valley Church of Christ
Just picture this! A relatively new debt-free church building seating 200 located in a growing residential area near a major US city complete with a congregation of just under 100 with two elders and two deacons who realize the time has come to tap the growth potential that exists there. If you are a preacher with a few years of experience who is looking for a challenge and think you could fit into this picture we would like to hear from you. Please submit a comprehensive detailed resume containing experience, education, family status, sermon tapes/videos and a paragraph describing a visionary but practical church growth outline and what your participation in that process would be. We are poised to grow for the Lord. Are you that special man who will help us? Mailing address: P.O. Box 67, Buckeye, AZ 85326. For more information about the West Valley Church of Christ, visit: http://www.wvcochrist.org/.
2/11/2016 Pulpit Minister
The church of Christ in Arnold, Missouri is seeking an experienced pulpit minister. We are looking for a seasoned minister with 10 or more years of preaching experience who is interested in a flexible position including the option of working part-time. This includes the opportunity for an experienced minister to conduct a large number of gospel meetings each year, while providing the stability of working with a local congregation. The pulpit minister will focus on preaching and teaching and will share ministry responsibilities with our existing ministers. The candidate should have excellent knowledge of God’s Word and be able to communicate effectively and dynamically when teaching and preaching. The candidate should be Christ-centered, humble, Biblically sound, and able to connect with all ages. We are an active congregation of about 300 members South of St. Louis in Arnold, Missouri with 5 elders, 13 deacons, and 2 ministers (associate and prison). Our aim and goal is to simply be a local congregation of the Lord’s church as found in the New Testament. We follow God’s Word as our sole authority and guide for all things pertaining to life and godliness. The salary is negotiable based on experience and the nature of the flexible arrangement. If you are interested in the position, please email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Feel free to visit http://arnoldcoc.org for more information about Arnold Church of Christ.
2/2/2016 Full-time Children’s Minister
The Church of Christ at Cedar Lane in Tullahoma, TN is searching for a full-time Children’s Minister to provide coordination, inspiration, guidance, growth and development for children from birth through 5th grade. To apply, please send in your resume with references. We also welcome receiving additional information such as a theology statement and a recording (DVD, CD,Video, Internet link, etc.) of your teaching. Items can be submitted via e-mail to: email@example.com or via USPS to:
The church of Christ at Cedar Lane
ATTN: Children’s Minister Search
1200 Cedar Lane
Tullahoma, TN 37388
2/2/2016 Full-time Youth Minister
The Church of Christ at Cedar Lane in Tullahoma, TN is searching for a Youth Minister. The primary role of this position is to provide the Cedar Lane family with coordination, inspiration, guidance, growth and development for the youth of the church and community. o apply, please send in your resume with references. We also welcome receiving additional information such as your theology statement of youth ministry and a recording (DVD, CD, Video, Internet link, etc.) of you teaching in a youth setting. Items can be submitted via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
1/28/2016 Preaching Minister
The West Orange Church of Christ, Winter Garden, FL is seeking a Preaching Minister. Please visit www.cocwo.com for more information on our church family. If interested, please send your resume, along with links of your sermons to Allen Mann at email@example.com .
We are a community outreach oriented, grace filled, gender inclusive, restoration movement church. We currently have about 300 members and are positioned for growth in an area of Orlando where the population is booming! We have Shepherds, Deacons, an Executive Minister, a Youth Minister and a part time Children’s Minister.
The Candidate for Preaching Minister should possess:
- A dynamic personality and presence in the pulpit
- A degree from a University or Preaching School
- Experience managing change
- Experience working with a team
- At least 3-5 years preaching experience
Duties of the Preaching Minister include but are not limited to:
- Teaching on Sundays, Wednesdays and at other times such as in Life Groups
- Working with our Education Director to provide teaching support to our Bible Communities
- Pastoral Duties such as hospital visitation, counseling, etc.
- Work with the Shepherds to provide leadership with short and long term planning and implementation
1/28/2016 Preaching/Evangelist/Pulpit Minister-Full Time
The Glendale Road Church of Christ located in Murray, KY is currently seeking a minister who is willing and able to preach, teach, and equip others to serve. We are a congregation of approximately 700 souls, with oversight of seven elders. We are seeking a minister who will help us to spiritually grow and to have a greater impact on those outside the church of our Lord.
The ideal candidate should have an in-depth knowledge of God’s Word, hold fast to Biblical truths, and be able to effectively communicate those truths. The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong interpersonal skills. He will be expected to show a willingness to get out of the office and into the lives of our members, as well as our community. Whether in public or in personal Bible studies, this minister needs to be able to help people connect with God’s Message.
If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit your resume, audio or video media of two sermons, and a concise statement (1-2 pages) that characterizes your current ministry efforts and style. Please mail this information to:
Glendale Road Church of Christ
Attn: Minister Search
1101 Glendale Road
Murray, KY 42071