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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7/26/2016 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/

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:contact@vernalchurchofchrist.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 (cholton@wcsr.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 lramsey661@hotmail.com.

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 rick@gowithgoben.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 m.r.schmucker50@gmail.com.

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 search@boydchurchofchrist.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

Cover Letters and Resumes may be sent to Wes Altom, search committee chair, at wes.altom@me.com. Website:  http://www.huntsvillecoc.com Contact email address:  office@huntsvillecoc.com

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: centralcocsearch@gmail.com. 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.
Competencies:
• 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 davidson@rose-hulman.edu 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 occsearch2016@gmail.com ASAP in order to be considered.