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Greenlawn Baptist Church - Columbia, SC

Children's and Youth Leader

Greenlawn Baptist Church is searching for a part-time Children’s and Youth Leader, approximately 10-12 hours per week ($13,000).  Candidates should be a Christian person with initiative, and who can plan activities for children and youth. Main responsibilities are Wednesday evenings (2 hours) and Sunday mornings (about 3 hours, including children’s church). Would work closely with children’s and youth committee. Will send full job description upon receipt of resume’. Mail resume to: Greenlawn Baptist Church, 6612 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209, or by email to: greenlawn@greenlawnchurch.org

Earle Street Baptist Church - Greenville, SC

Senior Pastor

Earle Street Baptist Church (ESBC) of Greenville, South Carolina, is seeking a Senior Pastor to provide spiritual oversight and leadership to the church and its multigenerational congregation.  Earle Street Baptist Church is looking for a person who desires to plant roots in Greenville and serve for a long season. This person must be a leader, a vision caster, a solid bible teacher, and a loving shepherd. Earle Street Baptist has a long and fruitful history and is therefore looking for a Senior Pastor who will help us capture a fresh vision for the future.

Click here to see the job description and church profile that provide more information.

Applicants please send a cover letter and resume to: pastorsearch@esbcgreenville.org.

Erwin's First Baptist Church - Erwin, TN

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Erwin, a historic downtown church with a 202-year presence in our community, seeks a full-time senior pastor to lead our church into the future.  Erwin is a city of 6,000 nestled in the Appalachian Mountains and is conveniently located between Asheville, NC, and Johnson City, TN, just off Interstate 26.
FBC Erwin is a welcoming congregation with a commitment to serving our community through local missions and outreach and the fulfillment of Christian education from birth to adulthood. Our congregation affirms the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message.
We desire a pastor who has a calling from God for pastoral ministry, seeing this ministry as a spiritual investment in our beautiful family of faith. The pastor should be an avid student of God’s word and present it in a way that challenges all ages and levels of spiritual maturity in our congregation.
Preference will be given to candidates that hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree and possess five to ten years of experience. Compensation commensurate with education and experience. Resumes and cover letters may be emailed to erwinfirstsearch@gmail.com and will be accepted through June 8, 2024.

Oakland Baptist Church - Rock Hill, SC

Associate Minister for Music

Oakland Baptist Church, a theologically moderate church located in Rock Hill, SC, is seeking a Minister of Music. We are a church that values relationships, spiritual growth in Christ, and missions.  Our church is an inclusive and open fellowship, seeking to love all people by being the hands and feet of Christ in our community and around the world.  You can read more about our vision and history by exploring the rest of our website.

The Minister of Music will be a devoted follower of Christ, hold a music degree, and have a background that includes theological training, experience as a church musician leading choirs and handbells, and the ability to participate in and/or provide guidance for blending traditional and non-traditional services. The Minister of Music will also be responsible for overseeing other musical activities of the church. In addition, we hope to fill this position with someone who possesses any number of gifts beyond music. Our search committee is interested in all areas of expertise and experience (click here for a comprehensive description).  We strongly encourage candidates to include any relevant experience in their resumes.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and résumé, including references, to the Minister of Music Search Committee at associateminister@oaklandchurch.com. Candidates may also submit digital files or links to posted streaming videos that demonstrate the candidate’s ability as a conductor. All applications are due by July 31, 2024.

Emerywood Baptist Church - High Point, NC

Senior Pastor

Emerywood Baptist Church of High Point, NC, seeks a full-time senior pastor. He or she should be a seminary graduate, preferably with at least 5 years of ministerial staff experience. We are a suburban, multigenerational, moderate progressive CBF-affiliated church with doors open to all people. We welcome a candidate with a rich personal theology, deep Biblical knowledge informed by modern scholarship, energizing preaching and challenging teaching. He or she will foster trust in the congregation, challenging us to lean into the vulnerability of living a life of faith, and supporting our mission efforts. Our congregation has voiced the need for spiritual formation and collaborative leadership, an opportunity for candidates with these strengths. We will nurture our new senior pastor’s ministry through prayer, friendship, and financial support.

Send resume and cover letter to emerywoodbaptistpastorsearch@gmail.com.

More info at https://emerywoodbaptistchurch.com/pastor-search/.

First Baptist Church - Piedmont, SC

Minister to Families

First Baptist Church in Piedmont, SC, is seeking a part-time Minister to Families.  This position will require approximately 20 hours per week, and will work regularly with the Family Ministry Committee on the following:

  • Lead in the planning and execution of all PFBC Family Ministry activities, including
    developing and overseeing the administration of a Family Ministry budget.
  • Lead in recruiting, equipping, and managing all volunteers in preschool, children, and
    youth ministries.
  • Maintain appropriate communication with families regarding congregational activities
    and opportunities for ministry and service.
  • Lead in outreach to families in the community to foster relationships and cultivate
    avenues for congregational involvement and membership.
  • Serve as a resource for parents, equipping them with tools needed to lead in the spiritual formation of their children.
  • Provide spiritual care as opportunities arise with preschoolers, children, youth, and their families.
  • Work alongside pastor and volunteers to provide intergenerational fellowship and mission opportunities in the church and community.
  • Meet regularly with the pastor for support and guidance.

Mail or email resume and cover letter no later than July 1, 2024, to Stephen Clyborne, 8 First Baptist Church Road, Piedmont, South Carolina 29673.

First Baptist Church - Greenville, SC

Minister to Senior Adults

First Baptist Greenville, SC, a progressive and inclusive faith community, is seeking a full-time Minister to Senior Adults. We are looking for an energetic, organized, spiritually mature individual with a seminary degree and a minimum of five years of ministry experience. They will lead a comprehensive ministry dedicated to offering spiritual formation, fellowship, trips, and service opportunities for our senior members and the wider community. The ideal candidate will be deeply committed to ministering alongside our senior adult community, with sensitivity to their unique needs. They will also assist with pastoral care throughout the church, primarily focusing on senior adults. As a valued member of our church’s ministerial staff, the ideal candidate will exemplify a demeanor marked by a collaborative work ethic, adaptability, an attitude of respect, and joy for ministry.

Send resume and cover letter to Jenna Manning by Monday, April 15, 2024.

View and download the job description.

Village Baptist Church - Bowie, Maryland

Senior Pastor

Village Baptist Church is seeking an ordained, preferably Baptist, minister with a minimum of 3-5 years of pastoral ministry experience and a Master’s-level degree (preferably Master of Divinity) from an Association of Theological Schools-accredited educational institution. We are seeking a candidate who takes preaching preparation seriously and engages missionally, both locally and globally. This candidate will come to our multicultural, multiethnic, highly
congregationally-led church community, which is looking to grow, in Prince George’s County, MD, located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

Please see the detailed position description at http://villagebaptistbowie.org/pastor_position.html.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume, to pastorsearch@villagebaptistbowie.org. This position will remain open until filled.

First Baptist Church - High Point, NC

Senior Pastor

Join us in a bold leap of faith into the future! Historic First Baptist Church of High Point, NC, seeks a restart minister to enthusiastically and effectively lead our congregation as we relocate and refresh our mission to live the gospel everyday, everywhere, to everyone. The successful candidate will be a dynamic, visionary leader who relates well to others, provides spiritual leadership and pastoral care to the congregation, plans and leads meaningful worship, and delivers engaging, biblically grounded sermons. In addition, the candidate will provide leadership for mission opportunities, as well as support the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Baptist Faith and Message of 1963. He or she should be a seminary graduate with a minimum of five years of church staff experience, preferably as a senior or associate pastor. Church and pastor profiles are available for viewing at www.fbchighpoint.org.

Please submit a cover letter with your resume to pastorsearch@fbchighpoint.org by March 1, 2024. 

Click here for a comprehensive pastor profile.

 

New Covenant Baptist Church - Deland, FL

Co-vocational Pastor

New Covenant Baptist Church of DeLand, Florida, seeks a bi-vocational or part-time pastor to lead a supportive community where all who search are welcome, where all are free to find their own relationship to God, and where it is safe to question what it means to follow Christ. New Covenant Baptist Church seeks to be an open and inclusive community, offering spiritual and educational services and programs in person and online, focusing on love and service to all as we journey together. New Covenant, founded in 2013, is associated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.
Worship services at New Covenant are traditional and liturgical, with music and the spoken word coordinating to create a cohesive service. Although our attendance at worship averages less than 50, we are actively involved in outreach programs for our community and are hoping to find a pastor who will guide us in this endeavor.
The candidate for this position should hold an advanced degree from an accredited seminary (MDiv preferred). The position will encompass being the spiritual leader for our small congregation of mostly retired professionals. It will involve twenty to thirty hours per week to include preparation and delivery of scholarly, inspiring, and challenging sermons; guidance and leadership to the church; hospital/sick visits; and spiritual care as needed. The pastor should be an honest and trustworthy person who is a visionary and is passionate about connecting with our community.
Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to m13reddish@gmail.com. For more information about New Covenant Baptist Church, go to www.newcovenantbaptist.net.

Together For Hope Blackbelt

Director of Programs and Partnerships

The Black Belt region of Together for Hope is currently accepting resumes for the following full-time role: Director of Programs & Partnerships. We are seeking a candidate who is relational, a community builder/organizer, an engaged listener, a dedicated worker, and a faithful advocate for the under-resourced. Please see the attached job description for more information on the role. ‍

Together for Hope is a Rural Development Coalition committed to walking alongside communities of generational poverty in the 338 counties of persistent rural poverty throughout the United States. Together for Hope’s four priorities are: Education, Health and Nutrition, Housing and Environment, and Social Enterprise. Our method for engaging the people of rural America is asset-based community development. We accomplish our work in rural space through intervention, innovation and advocacy initiatives based on the expertise and guidance of local community leaders.

For those who wish to apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Rachel Gunter Shapard at rachel@tfhope.org. Interviews for the role will be scheduled on January 25 & 26 and January 29, 30 & 31.  Applicants must live in one of the states that make up the Black Belt region of TFH. Preference will be given to those applicants who live in Georgia and South Carolina.

First Baptist Church - Hawkinsville, GA

Associate Pastor of Families

The First Baptist Church of Hawkinsville, GA, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of
Families. He/she will lead the church’s ministry to children and youth (birth through grade 12) with the goal of shaping lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ. The primary focus of this position is to provide the leadership, development, and implementation of a comprehensive and effective ministry for adolescents (grades 6-12). He/she will also serve as a resource and leader for children’s ministries. This includes fostering and maintaining a strong team of volunteers to lead and serve alongside youth in ministry, mission, and Bible study; and communicate with and connect children, youth, and parents with the ministries and greater life of the church.
While the focus of this position is youth ministry, it will be combined with another area of ministry corresponding to a candidate’s specific gifts/talents/calling. Possibilities include, but are not limited to, Christian Education, music, or communications. He/She will work alongside other ministerial staff, support staff, and lay leadership as a team member in the overall outreach, missions, worship, and discipleship of the church.
More information may be requested by email at searchteamfbchawkinsville@gmail.com.
Interested candidates may forward a resume with references to Chair of Search Committee at First Baptist Church, PO Box 210, Hawkinsville, GA 31036, or to searchteamfbchawkinsville@gmail.com.

First Baptist Church - Huntersville, NC

Part-Time Minister with Students

Influenced by the research of "Growing Young," First Baptist Church of Huntersville, NC, is seeking a part-time minister with students who will increase interactions with youth across the church body, with the goal of making lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ. Find the church and minister profiles at https://www.fbc-h.org/youthminister/.

Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to fbchyouthminister@gmail.com

First Baptist Church - Clayton, NC

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church, Clayton, NC guided by the Holy Spirit, seeks a
full time Senior pastor to lead our church into the next chapter of
fulfilling God’s will. Founded in 1811, our dually-aligned church is
located in the heart of downtown Clayton. After completing a thorough
visioning process, we are looking for a pastor that is focused on
carrying out the church’s mission to Show, Grow, Tell, and Serve. We
desire a pastor who is a people person, knows and reads the Bible
daily, and is dedicated to being engaged with church activities,
congregation, and community. The successful candidate will possess a
strong calling to the pastoral ministry, hold an accredited seminary
or divinity school degree and possess some years of experience as a
Senior Pastor. For additional information and to complete an online
application please visit https://fbcpsc.wufoo.com/forms/r1vfnmia04w62yn/

Questions can be directed to pastorsearch@fbcclaytonnc.org

Lawtonville Baptist Church - Estill, SC

Music Director

Historic Lawtonville Baptist Church, an established, traditional Baptist church, seeks a music director to lead this 248 year old congregation in worship. Duties include but are not limited to directing adult and children’s choirs, coordinating musicians, coordinating cantatas and special services, and working with leadership to lead the congregation in worship.
Candidates may send a resume and list of references to secretary@LBC-Estll.org

First Baptist Church - Richardson, TX

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church Richardson (FBCR) seeks a Senior Pastor who is spiritually mature, secure in one’s relationship with Jesus Christ as the source of one’s identity and who demonstrates this in daily life and interactions with people.

We seek someone who demonstrates leadership abilities and characteristics, while fulfilling the role of a pastor as found in the teachings of the New Testament.   

EDUCATION
–  Holds an MDiv degree and has knowledge of biblical languages.
–  A DMin or PhD degree is preferred, but not required.

EXPERIENCE
–  A minimum of 5 years of successful experience as a senior pastor is preferred. 

BAPTIST BACKGROUND
–  Agrees with and is familiar with Baptist heritage and beliefs, since FBCR is affiliated with Texas Baptists (BGCT).
–  Supports FBCR’s encouragement of women and men, called by God, to serve in all aspects of church leadership and Christian ministry. 

PREACHING
–  Preaches with an emphasis on exegetical, expository preaching with a sound, unwavering commitment to the entirety of the Word of God.
–  Delivers sermons and teaching that lead to a spiritual, life-transforming effectiveness in both believers and non-believers. 

LOVING SHEPHERD
–  Values warm, caring, and accessible relationships with the staff and congregation that steadfastly nurtures, corrects, protects, and encourages each constituency within the church.  
–  Demonstrates a high level of interpersonal skills, good listening attentiveness, and the ability to work with a diverse staff and church body. 

LEADERSHIP
–  Gives strategic leadership and spiritual oversight to the local church.
–  Leads, develops, and empowers others to be accountable to and aligned with the church’s vision/mission.
–  Leads with contagious enthusiasm and is inspirational, cooperative, vibrant, and bold. 

DISCIPLE MAKING
–  Teaches how to make disciples of Christ while personally modeling discipleship.
–  Equips the church to be intentional in spiritual formation and effective in sharing of the faith.
–  Understands the biblical narrative of God’s redemptive mission and is committed to leading our church to be engaged in ongoing missions both locally and globally.
–  Possesses a passion for discipleship that resonates with our multi-generational congregation and the Richardson community the church serves. 

PERSONAL TRAITS
–  Spends a significant amount of time developing a personal relationship with God nurtured by an active personal prayer life, personal Bible study, and the practice of other spiritual disciplines. 
–  Accepts accountability to God, to self, and to the church.
–  Balances well the demands of ministry, family responsibility, and personal time for reflection and renewal. 
–  Follows the leadership of the Spirit of God.
–  Speaks and acts on the courage of convictions.

 All nominations must include (1) a cover letter or letter of recommendation, (2) a complete resume, and (3) a list of references, including contact information, with whom the Search Committee may communicate.  To nominate a candidate please email the required material to psc@fbcr.org or mail the material to:

Attn: Pastor Search Committee
First Baptist Church
1001 N. Central Expy
Richardson, TX 75080

Additional information concerning FBCR, the search process, church survey, and final Pastor Profile (coming soon) may be found on our search committee’s web page: https://fbcr.org/about/pastor-search/ .

First Baptist Church - Wadesboro, NC

Pastor

First Baptist Church of Wadesboro, North Carolina, seeks a new pastor following the retirement of a beloved pastor. An hour east of Charlotte, FBC offers the best of a small-town church with the openness you find in big city congregations. FBC supports women in ministry and welcomes all into its fellowship, regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, or sexual orientation. Our church profile may be viewed at www.fbcwadesboro.org. We invite candidates that sense an interest upon reviewing the church profile to send an inquiry or resume and cover letter by October 1st to the Pastor Search Committee at fbcwadesboropastorsearch@gmail.com so that together we may explore where God may be leading us.

Central Baptist Church - Knoxville, TN

Associate Pastor for Youth and Communications

Central Baptist Church Fountain City in Knoxville, TN. is seeking an Associate Pastor of Youth and Communications. This person will lead the church’s ministry to students in grades 6-12 with the goal of shaping lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ. This will include the fostering and maintaining of a strong team of volunteers to lead and serve alongside our youth in ministry, mission, and Bible study, and to communicate with and connect their parents to the youth ministry and greater life of our church. The Associate Pastor of Youth and Communications will also head the creative communications process, including brand strategy, marketing, social media, content management, communication environments, printed materials and publications, and overall brand experience. He/She will work collaboratively and independently to develop and distribute original content that clearly communicates the vision, ministry, and goals of our church.

For a full breakdown of the position, pay range, and application process, please go to www.cbcfc.org/job-openings

Augusta Road Baptist Church-Greenville, SC

Minister to Families

ARBC is seeking the next loving, creative, and inspiring individual to lead the Families Ministry of its thriving congregation that continues to grow younger. We are seeking someone who has a deep understanding of the role that the church can play in leading, equipping, and partnering with families in the spiritual formation of children from birth to graduation from high school. This person will have the ability to build upon the current effectiveness of this ministry, while continuing to envision what is next. Specifically, this person will be able to continue to grow a ministry with children, develop a ministry for preteens, and minister to our current youth while preparing for those who will soon enter the youth group. This person will take initiative, be highly organized, and be able to recruit, equip, and lead volunteers to execute weekly ministry programming. They will have proven success in developing and leading events for families in both congregational and community settings. They will have a keen understanding of the challenges facing families today, and how the church can support families wherever they are.

Augusta Road Baptist Church is a loving, inclusive Christian community that recognizes that relationships are at the heart of all that we do. We are an intergenerational church, actively seeking to transform people of all ages into energized Christ-followers. We focus on doing life together, both on and off of the church campus. We work to help people build their lives around Jesus Christ.

Click here for a detailed job description.   Please send resumes to Augusta Road Baptist Church, Minister to Families Search Team, 1823 Augusta Street, Greenville, SC 29605, or email to mking@arbc.com.

Augusta Road Baptist Church-Greenville, SC

Minister of Music

ARBC is seeking the next creative and inspiring individual to lead the music ministry of a thriving congregation that continues to grow younger. We are seeking someone who has a deep understanding of the role that music and worship play in individual spiritual formation, as well as in the life of a community of faith. This person will need to have congregational experience and an appreciation for the worship traditions of the church, while also having the ability to expand creatively upon the authentic worship life that has been cultivated at ARBC. They must be able to enthusiastically lead multiple generations in choral music, both in large group choirs and smaller ensembles. The ideal candidate will have education and experience in leading choral and instrumental groups in a variety of settings.
The Minister of Music is a part-time position at ARBC. They work collaboratively with the Senior Pastor and ministerial staff to plan and lead engaging worship experiences each week.  They strategically organize and plan music-centered experiences that coincide with the liturgical seasons of the church year, especially Advent, Lent, and Easter and Pentecost.  The salary is commensurate with the Minister of Music’s experience and the requirements of the position.  Click here for a detailed job description.

Please send resumes to Augusta Road Baptist Church, Minister of Music Search Team, 1823 Augusta  Street, Greenville, SC 29605.

First Baptist Church - Wilmington, NC

Minister of Students

First Baptist Church in Wilmington, NC, is actively seeking a full time Minister of Students. This person will work in conjunction with our Discipleship team to provide a comprehensive ministry to students in grades 6 and above. The ideal candidate will be a graduate of an accredited seminary, possess a willingness to be a team player on a large ministerial staff, have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in student ministry, and be willing to transition by early August, 2023.

The full position description can be found on our church website fbcwilmington.org under the careers tab. To apply, email resume and cover letter to John Daniels, Executive Pastor: jdaniels@fbwilmington.org no later than April 30, 2023.

Nobles Chapel Baptist Church - Sims, NC

Pastor

Nobles Chapel Baptist Church is a rural CBF-affiliated congregation located in Sims, NC, which is a growing community just east of Raleigh. We are prayerfully searching for a full-time pastor that relates to all ages, delivers engaging sermons, provides strong pastoral care, and will minister to our congregation and local community. The pastor will be responsible for working closely with deacons, church members, and key leadership to carry out the mission of the church. We are seeking candidates with a degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school, and prefer 3-5 years of relevant pastoral experience. He or she should submit applications to Deb Perdue at dneperdue@yahoo.com.

First Baptist Church - Huntersville, NC

Part-time Minister with Students

Influenced by the research of “Growing Young,” First Baptist Church of Huntersville, NC, is seeking a minister who will increase interactions with youth across the church body, with the goal of making lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ.

Find the updated church and minister profiles at https://www.fbc-h.org/youthminister/.

Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to personnel@fbc-h.org.

 

First Baptist Church - Shelby, NC

Children/Youth Pastor

FBC Shelby is seeking a full time Children and Youth pastor. The Children/Youth Pastor will primarily be responsible for engaging our families and their children/youth through small groups, classes, special events and other programs. The purpose of family ministry at FBC is to help develop disciple-making students who love Jesus and who engage their friends, neighbors, and classmates with the good news of Jesus.

The complete job description can be found here. Applications and questions can be emailed to search committee chair Eli Wortman at newortman@gmail.com.

 

First Baptist Church - Morehead City, NC

Associate Pastor of Music and Worship

First Baptist Church of Morehead City, North Carolina is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Music and Worship. FBC Morehead is a thriving multigenerational church with a vibrant worship ministry that encompasses a wide variety of musical offerings. We are searching for a minister that will build upon the firm foundation of excellence in worship already established as we grow into the future God has planned for us. Our current worship ministry includes a 30-member sanctuary choir, praise team, pianist, organist, lead and bass guitarist, and drums. We currently offer an 8:30 AM traditional service that primarily includes hymns accompanied by piano and organ followed by an 11 AM blended service that incorporates hymns, contemporary worship songs, and all manner of musical instrumentation. Additionally, this Pastor would serve as Director of the FBC Music and Arts Academy, which offers Christ-centered musical instruction to our community. Please submit inquiries/resumes to fbcmhc2016@gmail.com.

First Baptist Church - Gainesville, GA

Children's Minister/Director

The Children’s Ministry Director shall be responsible for working with a team to plan, coordinate, and execute all ministries of FBC Gainesville pertaining to children, ages birth through 5th grade. The Children’s Minister will work together with Rev. Kellie Denton and the Family Ministry Team (Preschool and Youth) to provide a holistic approach to family ministry. The Children’s Ministry of First Baptist Gainesville is committed to helping children develop a biblical foundation for a lifelong, authentic relationship with Jesus Christ and a love for Christ’s Church. We are dedicated to providing a safe Christian environment where children can explore and grow in their faith and in their relationship with each other and Jesus Christ.  Click here for a detailed job description.  Please send resumes to Rev. Dr. Tony Lankford.

First Baptist Church - High Point, NC

Senior Pastor

Join us in a bold leap of faith into the future! Historic First Baptist Church of High Point, NC, seeks a senior minister to enthusiastically and effectively lead our congregation as we relocate and refresh our mission to live the gospel everyday, everywhere, to everyone. The successful candidate will be a dynamic, visionary leader who relates well to others, provides spiritual leadership and pastoral care to the congregation, plans and leads meaningful worship, and delivers engaging, biblically grounded sermons. In addition, the candidate will provide leadership for mission opportunities, as well as support the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Baptist Faith and Message of 1963. He or she should be a seminary graduate with a minimum of five years of church staff experience, preferably as a senior or associate pastor. Church and pastor profiles are available for viewing at www.fbchighpoint.org. Please submit a cover letter with your resume to pastorsearch@fbchighpoint.org by November 11, 2022.

Immanuel Baptist Church - Paducah, KY

Senior Minister

Immanuel Baptist Church, a mission-minded, faithful, welcoming community of believers, seeks a Senior Minister to work alongside leading us into a bright future. Immanuel, a CBF-aligned church, has a rich heritage in beautiful Paducah, located in west Kentucky on the Ohio River. Immanuel’s next Senior Minister will be available to all, with emphasis on pastoral care. We seek a pastor who is a servant-leader, relatable and authentic, yet dynamically exegetical when preaching/teaching the Gospel. Immanuel’s next Senior Minister will have the ability to effectively communicate with full-time and part-time staff and with committees with experience in organizational management of a church, to including fiscal oversight. A candidate with 5-10+ years is preferred; however, associate pastor experience in a mid-to-large urban environment with staff responsibilities may be considered. Minimum education requirements are a Master of Divinity. To apply, please email a resume to immanuelpaducahsearch@gmail.com.

First Baptist Church - Carrollton, GA

Minister of Students

First Baptist Church Carrollton is in the process of finding the next leader of our student ministry who is passionate for Jesus Christ, and for leading students who are in middle school, high school, and college, to have a relationship with Him.  This is a full-time position that reports to the Senior Pastor.

Minimum education requirement of a degree from a four-year college or university .  An advanced degree from an accredited school of theology or seminary is preferred, as is previous experience working with and leading in student ministries. 

Click here for more information on the church web site (https://www.fbcc.us/minister-of-students-search/).

Submit your resume with a cover letter to resumes@fbcc.us.

St. Andrews Baptist Church - Columbia, SC

Minister of Discipleship and Outreach

St. Andrews Baptist Church in Columbia, South Carolina, is seeking a Minister of Discipleship/Outreach to join our church staff.  This person will lead people into missional engagement by providing leadership, training and deepening the congregation’s Biblical and spiritual relationship with Jesus and their calling as a Christian disciple. This position will involve disciple-making outreach to those not engaged with our congregation.
The individual will play a key role in furthering the Church’s One Priority, and should demonstrate understanding and agreement in personal beliefs that align with the Baptist Faith Denominational Relationship statement as adopted by St. Andrews Baptist Church. The individual must maintain highest Christian ethical standards in personal habits, integrity in speech, and kindness to do everything in Christian love and must be able to work effectively as a leader for the congregation while focusing on disciple making activities and training. Must be adept in conflict resolution and listening to team members. This individual must be unapologetically and enthusiastic about supporting Jesus focused discipleship at our church.

A seminary educated candidate with Master of Divinity (MDiv), Master in Religious Education (MRE), or Master in Christian Education (MCE) is preferred. In addition, candidate should have five to seven years of experience serving on a church staff.

Click here for a more detailed job description, and click here to begin the application process.

First Baptist Church - Fayetteville, NC

Associate Pastor of Music and Education

First Baptist Church on Anderson Street in Fayetteville, NC, is searching for a qualified applicant to fill the Associate Pastor of Music and Education position. First Baptist Church is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention. We are an open congregation believing that all people are welcome, all members are ministers, and affirming of women in ministry. We are a small downtown Church with an average worship attendance of 130 and growing. The main focuses of the Associate Pastor of Music and Education are in the areas of Children’s Ministry (Birth-5th Grade), Youth Ministry (6th-12th grades) and the Music Ministry (FBC Choirs). Specific responsibilities will focus on planning and implementing programs and activities that serve the spiritual needs of our children, our youth and their families as well as preparing and leading the Sanctuary Choir for the Sunday services.  Click here for a more detailed job description.

Please send your resume, letter of interest, and any inquiries you may have to the FBC Fayetteville Search Committee at FBCAssociatePastorMusicEd@gmail.com.

Piney Grove Baptist Church - Mt. Airy, NC

Senior Pastor

Piney Grove Baptist Church in Mount Airy North Carolina (Surry County), is prayerfully seeking a full time Senior Pastor. We are a moderate, rural congregation affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Our average attendance for Sunday School and Sunday Morning Worship Service is 75-80. We are seeking a pastor who will be a strong leader, working with Deacons and other committees to mold and minister to our congregation and local community to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Candidates must have the desire to encourage and lead spiritual growth and love of all people during Wednesday night Bible Study and Sunday Morning Worship Service. Candidates must also hold a seminary degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school. Please submit resumes and contact information by email to secretary@pgbcmtairy.org.

First Baptist Church - Eatonton, GA

Associate Pastor

This full-time position focuses on faith formation among youth, children, and their families. It serves the pastoral needs of the church and community along with a Senior Pastor, a part-time Music Minister and a part-time Children’s Assistant. Eatonton is a vibrant, growing community in the heart of the Middle Georgia lake country, just over an hour southeast of Atlanta, and an hour south of Athens.

Please send resume to FBC, P.O. Box 3400, 115 N. Madison Ave., Eatonton, GA 31024, or email to craigwmsn@gmail.com. Visit www.firstbaptisteatonton.org for additional information.

Brunswick Island Baptist - Supply, NC

Minister of Youth and Music

Brunswick Islands Baptist Church, located less than five miles from Holden Beach, NC (in Supply) is now seeking a full-time Minister of Youth and Music. We are looking for an individual with a heart for youth, a knowledge and love of music and a strong and maturing love for God. The position will be filled when the right candidate is found. Salary will be based on experience. We are dually aligned with CBFNC and the NC Baptist Convention. To submit a resume or inquire about the job description, please email Pastor Keith McKinney at keithmckinney5@gmail.com.

Fifth Avenue Baptist - Huntinton, WV

Minister of Music

Fifth Avenue Baptist Church of Huntington, WV (ABC) seeks a full-time Minister of Music to help lead our worship services, develop a music ministry for all ages, and help us love God, love each other, and love our neighbors through music, missions, and pastoral care. For more information, contact Eric Porterfield (ericp@fifthavenuebaptist.org).

First Baptist Church - Hickory, NC

Minister to Children and Families

The First Baptist Church of Hickory, North Carolina is seeking a Minister to Children and Families, whom God has called, to join our ministry team as together we seek to Behold and Become Like Jesus. The church has embraced this congregational vision, informed by Scripture and the convictions of spiritual formation unto Christlikeness, of which the Minister to Children and Families will have the opportunity to implement in creative ways.

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If you have a prayerful interest in the position, we would be grateful to hear from you by email at  fbchickorync@gmail.com. In order to help us become introduced to you, please include: 

  • A letter of interest
  • A current résumé 
  • A summary of your philosophy of ministry 
  • A list of three references with contact information, including their relationships with you  (Note: we will not contact your references without first obtaining your permission.)

Brunswick Islands Baptist - Supply, NC

Minister of Students and Technology

Brunswick Islands Baptist Church, located in Supply, NC (near Holden Beach) is seeking a part-time Minister of Students and Technology. We are looking for an individual with a heart for youth and a strong and maturing love for God. The primary focus of this position will be youth with some responsibilities with children and technology. Position will be filled when the right candidate is found. We are affiliated with the CBF and the SBC. To submit a resume or inquire about the job description, please email Pastor Keith McKinney at keithmckinney5@gmail.com.

 

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