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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You may find additional ministry postings on the website of our parent institution, Harding University.

 

8/31/2016 Full time Youth Minister

The University Church of Christ Youth Ministry 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 eellsb@gmail.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 (kwright@nicoc.net).

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 speakerman450@yahoo.com or to ftgcoc@sbcglobal.net. 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 mmdds@suddenlinkmail.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 director@worshiprenewal.net or visit http://www.worshiprenewal.net/minister-search.php.

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 kopcocsearch@gmail.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 slicer@semo.net

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 dwsingletary@msn.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.com. Send resumes to Phillip Bryan at bphillipbryan@leebrickandblock.com.

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 scott.f@burnthickory.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 pcdougan@aol.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-Description.docx. Contact Matthew Mitchell at mmitchell@woodlandhillschurch.com for more information..

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 lorettaboyd94@yahoo.com for questions.

7/26/2016 Minister

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-Church-of-Christ.docx. contact Brent Jenson at brent.jenson.gOkk@statefarm.com or (918) 652-4467.

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 hopechurchofchrist870@gmail.com. Job Description can be found at Youth-and-Family-Minister-Job-Ad.pdf

7/18/2016 Minister

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 mpstarks@sbcglobal.net 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 azlechurchofchrist@gmail.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; dawnajm@gmail.com. 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 dgkeheflin@gmail.com. The position is opened to be filled immediately by the right person. Church website 3kChurch.org.

7/1/2016 Minister

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 carysecretary@att.net 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.
Qualifications:
• 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.
Duties:
• 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.

Contact: Paul Cooper jpcsoccer@att.net 831-383-9177

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 rpm186nlr@yahoo.ca 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 don.e.gregory@gmail.com. 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.  bdhardman@olypen.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 occsearch2016@gmail.com 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-ProfileChesmont 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 william.harper@mchsi.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 kennethclapp@gmail.com. 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 kennethclapp@gmail.com. For more information visit http://stockdale.church/minister-search/