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weekend Youth/Children’s Minister

Posted On: 08/02/2017

Laurel Avenue Church of Christ is looking for a weekend Youth/Children’s Minister.  The position will focus on Sunday morning children and youth programming, ages 4 - 14; Sunday School and Children’s Church (9:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.) and a Sunday Evening Outreach Programming.  Weekend housing would be available for free if the candidate would prefer coming to Chesapeake on Saturday afternoon or evenings.  A generous salary would be provided for the right candidate.  Here’s a great opportunity to work with a legacy church, wanting to reach the children of our neighborhood and community with the gospel of Christ.  

For more information, contact:
Doug Carter
(757) 284-5734
dcarter629@gmail.com

Address:
1126 Laurel Avenue
Chesapeake, VA

Lead Student Minister

Posted On: 08/02/2017

Lead Student Minister

 

Job Title:  Lead Student Minister

Purpose Statement:  The Student Minister carries the primary responsibility to create a vision and implement strategies for students, families and the church to partner together so that students discover God, develop relationally and spiritually, and deploy into the community. This responsibility includes oversight of other student ministry employees and volunteers. The two primary goals of this position are to reach local youth leading them into a growing relationship with Christ and equipping parents to disciple their student ministry aged children.

 This person is a minister with passion for Jesus Christ and New Life Christian Church. He/she is enthusiastically focused on New Life’s mission to make disciples who make disciples who start churches that start churches.  He/she is a proven team player who possesses a positive attitude, interpersonal skills required to attract and disciple students, and can excel in a fast-paced, energetic and team environment.


Reports to:  Executive Minister

Staff Expectations:

  1. Live committed to our mission of “making disciples who make disciples who start churches that start churches” by personally living life in 3D (Discover, Develop, Deploy) and embodying our values (fun, safety, honor, risk, next steps).
  2. Abide by the New Life employee handbook including staff team values.
  3. Regularly attend Sunday services at a New Life campus.
  4. Contributes to the team spirit of the staff through fellowship, encouragement, cooperation, and prayer.

General Responsibilities:

 LEADERSHIP

  1. Carries overall leadership for Student Ministry within the community of New Life Christian Church working within the church’s mission, vision, and values (Vision Frame) to make disciples of students who make disciples of students and are prepared to become adults who make disciples who make disciples
  2. Evaluates the evolving needs of Student Ministry working with the Executive Minister, Campus Pastors, the Family Minister(s), and Student Ministry volunteers to continually improve and grow the student ministry
  3. Create and develop an effective Volunteer Leader Recruitment, Training and Development plan
  4. Creates and executes strategies to connect local students as well as disconnected students at New Life to the student ministry
  5. Organize and maintain Student Ministry Budget
  6. Coordinate with nZone(s) for programming and ways Student Ministry can partner with nZone activities to both serve the nZone’s purposes and grow the Student Ministry

 MANAGEMENT

  1. Oversees Student Ministry Volunteer Coordination at New Life
  2. Work with Student Ministry volunteers to set goals and make sure the vision is accomplished
  3. Oversees the annual strategic planning process
    1. Coordinate the yearly calendar (includes weekend trip(s) and weeklong summer trip(s))
    2. Ensure the values and mission of New Life are accounted for and included  
    3. Work with the Campus Pastors and Family Minister(s) to make sure programming conflicts do not happen
    4. Develop curriculum for the year
  4. Build solid relationships with the New Life Staff Volunteers and nZone Staff
    1. Ensure consistent communication
    2. Encourage teamwork and support
    3. Provide leadership and facilitate the nurture of all staff members

 ESTABLISH RELATIONSHIPS

  1. Begin and develop relationships with Students
    (including students who attend New Life as well as students who do not currently attend New Life by following Christ’s model of incarnational ministry of going where students are to minister to them)
  2. Oversees Students Ministry Staff and Volunteers
  3. Works with nZone Staff for scheduling and use for the nZone
  4. Works with all ministry areas to achieve the mission of the church
  5. Build relationships with Parents  

 MISCELLANEOUS

  1. Remain current on literature, trends and practices in Student Ministry.
  2. Support other ministries by leading students in serving the local community and body of Christ.
  3. Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  1. A mature, growing believer with a clear understanding of the Gospel.
  2. Committed to spiritual integrity and authentic relationships.
  3. Effective communication skills (oral and written).
  4. Casts vision in a compelling way.
  5. Committed to our community and culture.
  6. In agreement with our doctrine, mission, and values.
  7. Can both lead and thrive in a team-based environment.
  8. Can manage multiple priorities.
  9. Teachable, responsive, respectful and can adapt with a fast-paced organization.
  10. 3-5 years leading Student Ministry 
  11. Adaptable and shows initiative (self starter)
  12. Organizational Skills
  13. Experience with selecting and implementing curriculum (familiarity with “Orange Strategy” a plus)
  14. Conflict Management Skills

Compensation:
This is a full-time salaried ministerial position. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Work Schedule:
Student Ministry is not, and should not, be a 9 to 5 office position. This position requires flexibility in schedule and a commitment to be available to staff during the day and available to students during the evening. Obviously, boundaries are encouraged, and in fact required, for personal and family health. The base expectation is 40 hours not counting time that would be spent as a volunteer if you were not on staff (e.g. small group leader, attending small group, attending men’s breakfast, teaching an adult or children’s class, helping with setup/teardown on Sunday morning, etc.). The above responsibilities are not intended to be an all-inclusive list. The staff at New Life is committed to team ministry that pursues excellence with an attitude of “whatever it takes to get the job done”.  Therefore, additional time may be required outside of regular work hours and normal schedules.

 

 

For more information, contact:
(703) 222-8836
info@newlife4me.com
www.newlife4me.com

Address:
14550 Lee Road
Chantilly, VA 20151

Part-time Children's Ministry Director

Posted On: 08/30/2017

Position Description

             Children's Ministry Director

            Supervisor:  Lead Minister

            Pay:  Salary dependent on experience and qualifications

            Part Time Position:  Approximately 20 hours per week

Duties and Responsibilities

The CM Director is responsible to the Lead Minister for overseeing the planning, coordinating, and implementing of programs and special events for children from birth through fifth grade.  As Broad Creek Christian Church is in a transitioning period focused on growth (both spiritually and numerically), the CM Director's primary responsibility will be the new development and deployment of a holistic program for children ages birth - 5th grade.  The CM Director will champion the vision & mission of BCCC as it relates to the children’s ministry.  That will include a minimum of the following:

  • Work with lead minister and key leaders in casting a vision specifically for the Children’s Ministry which includes Sunday morning programming and special events.
  • Recruiting and training CM team members and empowering them for service.
  • Planning and executing special events to capture the attention of children and families in order to introduce them to BCCC.
  • Follow-up with new families that have checked their children into our programming.
  • Assist in the development of an assimilation strategy for new families with children in the CM.
  • Assist the Office Manager in maintaining the church database records for CM families.
  • Assist in planning and maintaining the annual CM budget.
  • Cooperate with local and state leaders in promoting activities of mutual interest in the community.
  • Attend a yearly training event of your choosing that is approved by the Lead Minister.
  • Create environments that are attractive and conducive to appropriate children's age groups.
  • Comply with state and local laws concerning suspected abuse of children
  • Professed Christian
  • Member of Broad Creek Christian Church
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products and basic computing skills
  • Ability to recruit and organize CM ministry team members
  • Skilled in conflict resolution to promote peace
  • Able to maintain a good working relationship with the Lead Minister, Elders, other staff, and members
  • Have current background check

Qualifications

Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Broad Creek Christian Church c/o Brian Dicken

45 Olympia Road, New Bern NC 28562

OR e-mail to:  brian@bccchurch.com 

For more information, contact:
Brian Dicken
brian@bccchurch.com

Address:
45 Olympia Road
New Bern, NC 28562

Lead Minister (part-time)

Posted On: 08/30/2017

Position Description

             Youth Minister

            Supervisor:  Lead Minister

            Pay:  Salary dependent on experience and qualifications

            Part Time Position:  Approximately 20 hours per week

 

Duties and Responsibilities

The Youth Minister is responsible to the Lead Minister for overseeing the planning, coordinating, and implementing of programs and special events for youth in grades 6-12.  The Youth Minister's primary responsibility will be the new development and deployment of a holistic program for youth.  The Youth Minister will champion the vision & mission of BCCC as it relates to the Youth Ministry.  That will include a minimum of the following:

  • Work with Lead Minister and key leaders in casting a vision specifically for the Youth Ministry.
  • Recruiting and training adult and youth team members and empowering them for service.
  • Planning and executing special events to capture the attention of middle school and high school youth in order to introduce them to BCCC.
  • Follow-up with new families that include middle school and high school youth.
  • Assist in the assimilation of new families with youth.
  • Assist Office Manager in maintenance of database records for families with youth.
  • Assist in planning and maintaining the annual Youth Ministry budget.
  • Cooperate with local and state leaders in promoting activities of mutual interest in the community.
  • Attend a yearly training event of your choosing that is approved by the Lead Minister.
  • Create environments that are attractive and conducive for youth.
  • Comply with state and local laws concerning suspected abuse of minors.
  • Team with Lead Minister to occasionally preach during Sunday Services.
  • Must be a professed Christian
  • Preference given to a four-year degree from an accredited Christian College or University
  • Previous experience in youth ministry a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products and basic computing skills
  • Ability to recruit and organize ministry team members
  • Skilled in conflict resolution to promote peace
  • Able to maintain a good working relationship with the Lead Minister, Elders, other staff, and members
  • Have current background check or willing to have one completed by BCCC

 

Qualifications

 Note:  This position could become full-time if the right candidate is willing to perform and if gifted at serving a dual youth/worship role at BCCC.

 

Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Broad Creek Christian Church c/o Brian Dicken

45 Olympia Road, New Bern NC 28562

OR e-mail to:  brian@bccchurch.com 

For more information, contact:
Brian Dicken
brian@bccchurch.com

Address:
45 Olympia Road
New Bern, NC 28562

Full - time Worship Leader

Posted On: 08/30/2017

Do you thrive in creativity?  Do you excel in thinking outside the box?  Has God gifted you in worship and leadership?  If you said yes to these questions then we are the perfect fit for you.
 
Discovery Church, a body of believers in the Christian Church faith tradition, in Bristol TN., is looking for a full time Worship Leader.  This talented contemporary worship leader will be in charge of the worship experiences at Discovery.  One of the trademarks of Discovery is powerful worship and interactive experiences.  The leader will lead a great worship team already in place with state of the art facilities. 
 
The right candidate should also have a background in visual arts.  We do in-house videos and graphics so gifting in video editing and graphic arts would be a must. 
 
Depending on the gifting of the Worship Leader they might oversee various other ministerial areas at Discovery.
 
We are looking for a leader who is both comfortable leading from stage and having a one-on-one conversation about Jesus.  We are looking for someone who can both sing and lead instrumentally. Above all else, we are looking for someone who actively pursues following Jesus in his own life and in the life of this church.
 
Discovery is a 5-year-old contemporary, outreach-oriented church averaging 300 in attendance. We have a large 2-year-old building sitting on 80 acres of land on the outer edge of Bristol, TN. We are looking for ways to serve our community and reach the lost in creative and effective ways.  The potential for this engaging and experiential church is limitless for reaching Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
 
 
 
If you are interested in this position please send your resume and a link to a video of you leading worship to Matt Korell at matt@discoverybristol.com.

For more information, contact:
Matt Korell
matt@discoverybristol.com

Address:
242 Bethel Dr
Bristol, TN 37620

Worship Pastor

Posted On: 09/14/2017

Christ Community Church

Location: Beatrice, NE, 
Website address: http://frootgroup.com
Name of contact person: Meggan Jacobus
E-mail address for contact person: mjacobus@frootgroup.com
Position: Worship Pastor

Description:

Christ Community Church in Beatrice, NE is looking for a full-time Worship Pastor.

Position Description: This person will serve as primary leader of the worship and creative arts ministry of the church. The purposes of the position are to lead and facilitate an atmosphere in which God is worshipped and glorified and the building up of the body of Christ.
In addition to passing a criminal background check as a condition of employment, the worship pastor must:
  • Have a clear testimony/assurance of his salvation.
  • Feels called by God into full time ministry.
  • Has a consistent record of being passionate for the body of Christ.
  • Demonstrates spiritual maturity.
  • Becomes a member of Christ Community Church.
  • Consistent Quiet Time.
  • Devoted to Prayer.
  • Regular Bible Study habits and ability to share the Gospel verbally.
  • Qualifies under 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9.
  • Believes the Bible is the inspired Word of God.
  • Gifted to lead congregation into meaningful worship.
  • Able to organize and conduct all areas of creative arts as needed.
  • Possess effective communications skills (both orally and written).
  • Possess good time management skills by being on time for practices, performances, and church services.
  • Demonstrate strong leadership and organizational skills.
  • Possess the interpersonal skills needed to relate to a diverse group of people such as pastoral staff, musicians, actors, church leaders, members and attenders.
  • Practices service and teamwork above self.
  • Primary Functions Oversee all production and creative elements for worship.
  • Identify, invite, mentor and empower leaders to be part of the Creative Arts Ministry.
  • Plan and organize all elements of services with staff.
  • Lead all worship services in worship as the lead musician and vocalist.
  • Be willing to lead in other environments as necessary.
  • Lead in worship with passion, energy and professionalism.
  • Lead in worship through teaching the pursuit of the presence of Christ.
  • Lead choir and special music in the worship services at least twice a month.
  • Use other areas of the Creative Arts Ministry in the worship services as appropriate.
  • Develop volunteers to embrace and develop their skills and gifts to share with the church body.
  • Participate in all staff meetings and functions as a team player.
  • Lead drama activities for Sunday morning worship and special services including a Christmas focused service or services.
  • Lead in education of children and youth ministries for worship and the creative arts.
  • Plan and coordinate weekly services for worship.
  • Plan and coordinate special services for worship.
  • Be available to facilitate and serve for funerals and weddings.
  • Lead in organization of set up of stage area.
  • Organize and clean storage areas for Creative Arts Ministry.
  • Lead, manage, recruit technical volunteers for sound reinforcement, video projection and lighting.
  • Help plan and lead when needed holiday services.
  • Market special events.

Office hours 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. as needed to complete ministry functions. Monday through ThursdayFriday and Saturday are days that the office is not open. There will be other hours required that are not office hours to complete job functions.

Instruments Preferred: Guitar & efficient in piano is preferred
Skills Preferred: He will be responsible for all areas of worship including the worship center. This would mean that he does not have to be an expert in all areas, but he will be the leader so there has to be a good base. Would want him to be an expert in communicating a message in an excellent way that draws people into worship. He will need to be able to arrange music. Read and play music on a piano so that he can lead the choir in practice. We use Proclaim for our presentation software so he would have to learn how to do that, but it is easy to learn.
Years of Experience: 5+ of full time worship ministry experience required
Reports to: Responsible to the Senior Pastor. Practice and support the constitution of the church. Practice and support the policies and procedures of the church. Make fill-in arrangements when unable to perform duties as described during services or practices.

 

For more information, contact:
Meggan Jacobus
mjacobus@frootgroup.com

Address:
Beatrice, NE

Full-Time Senior Minister

Posted On: 09/14/2017

Seaford Christian Church located in York County, Virginia is seeking a full-time senior minister. We are an independent Christian Church established in 1974 on the foundational principles of the Restoration Movement (preaching God’s Word, corporate prayer, partaking of the Lord’s Supper and fellowship). Our weekly attendance is approximately 40 – 60 with tremendous growth potential as we are in a well populated area.  The candidate should have experience in all or some of the areas of senior/associate/youth ministry, minimum education of a BS in preaching/ministry/Bible from an accredited Christian church Bible/University college, be passionate about preaching God’s word, devoted to working with people of all ages, highly motivated and committed.  Ministry responsibilities include preaching weekly, teaching, counseling and visitation and able to work with current leadership to achieve spiritual growth of the congregation, and to develop new leadership.  Compensation consists of salary, retirement contribution, vacation time and medical insurance contribution. Interested persons submit resumes in one of two ways:

Regular Mail

Seaford Christian Church

1709 Seaford Road (P.O. Box 276)

Seaford, VA 23696

 

 E-mail

greggbreisch@gmail.com

Coffeypot1@aol.com

 Please include ATTN: Chairman of the Boad (Pulpit Committee) on all correspondence.

 For more information, contact:

Greg Breisch (elder)

757-291-9689

greggbreisch@gmail.com

Or

Don Coffey (elder)

757-869-1059

Coffeypot1@aol.com

For more information, contact:
Greg Breisch
(757) 291-9689
greggbreisch@gmail.com

Address:
1709 Seaford Road
Seaford, VA 23696

Director of Children Ministry

Posted On: 09/28/2017

The Director is to function in the capacity of a paid Christian worker and serving God with special emphasis on children from nursery through 5th grade.
Work with the Education Ministry Team and its leader in developing and maintaining effective Sunday morning Bible school and Children's Church programs; Wednesday night activities; children's social activities and Vacation Bible School. Recruit Bible school, VBS and other training class teachers and coaches and provide them with initial and continuing training and encouragement where needed.  Attend Staff Meetings, along with other members of the HMCC staff, to coordinate and integrate children's program plans and activities with overall plans and activities of the church.  The salary level for this position is a full-time salary and is negotiable. The Director of Children's Ministry is ultimately responsible to the elders of HMCC, but receives day-to-day supervision (guidance, direction and council) from the Senior Minister.

For more information, contact:
Bob Mahan
hmccbob@bellsouth.net

Address:
3809 Sardis Church Road
Budford, GA 30519

Music Director

Posted On: 09/29/2017

Camden United Methodist Church seeks a Music Director. To apply or further information please contact Linda McCllintock, PPR chairperson at 252-331-6564.

For more information, contact:
Linda McClintock
(252) 331-6564
nicole.sershen@macuniversity.edu

Address:
197 NC Hwy 343 South
Camden, NC 27921

Associate/apprenticeship

Posted On: 09/29/2017

 We are in need of an individual that is looking to Serve the Lord with associate Pastor Potential. We are looking for someone with a Heart for Ministry.  Opportunities for Preaching, Teaching Sunday School, working with Young People and Assisting the Pastor with Visitation, Hospital Visits, Music Direction in the services, Etc.



       

        

For more information, contact:
Pastor Rainwater
(252) 453-0048

Address:
6339 Caratoke Highway
Grandy, NC 27939

Preaching Minister

Posted On: 10/10/2017

 

Ontario Christian Church (OCC) is located in North Central Ohio. The City of Ontario is adjacent to the City of Mansfield. Together the urban population is around 53,000. OCC sits on 20 acres, is in very close proximity to schools, shopping, restaurants,Technical Colleges and Universities. Ontario Christian Church is associated with the Christian Churches/Churches of Christ. As part of the Restoration Movement we believe the Bible is the inspired word of God. OCC uses instruments during praise time. OCC has two Elders and eight Deacons. OCC practices baptism by full immersion. OCC has a tremendous potential to grow. We are seeking a Senior Minister to help us implement God’s plan.
Senior Minister Job Description 
Church Vision: “On life’s journey to seek and share a growing relationship with Christ.”
Description: Ontario Christian Church is seeking a preaching minister who is knowledgeable of the scriptures, has a firm base in the Restoration Movement, has effective preaching, teaching, and interpersonal skills.  The minister has the primary responsibility for communicating the Word of God.  In cooperation with the Elders, Deacons, staff, ministry teams & congregation, he will provide leadership, shepherding and vision to the Body.
Qualifications:
Passionately embodies God’s word, lives out the gospel in his daily life with a spiritual moral character and lifestyle.
Is a baptized (immersed) believer, fully understands and supports the scripture-based doctrine of the Restoration Movement.
Ordained or eligible to be ordained in the Christian Church / Church of Christ.
Bachelor’s degree in Bible / theology or relevant field of ministry from a Bible College or seminary associated with the Restoration Movement.
Competent in organization, administration and interpersonal relationships.
Is a self-starter with the ability to work both independently and in group settings.
Computer proficient; able to use technology in conjunction with preaching, teaching and outreach.
Responsibilities:
Preaching/Worship
Preach and teach doctrinally sound, engaging messages while challenging those who seek to deepen their relationship with Jesus.
Leadership, Development & Discipleship
Has a heart for evangelism and service.  Possesses the ability to engage and equip the congregation for leadership, outreach and service.
Outreach/Community Engagement
Champions evangelism by inspiring, equipping, and motivating the congregation to share the gospel in our community.
Congregation Relations/Pastoral Care
Develops relational connections, caring for the community through supportive listening, visitation and conflict management.
Professional Development/Personal Growth
Willing to attend courses, workshops, and conferences to grow personally and spiritually.
Administration
Provides oversight of day-to-day operations of the church office.
How to Apply
All information may be sent to Ontario Christian Church. 
Attn: Search Committee or emailed to SearchOCC@googlegroups.com.
Applicants should include a résumé, references, personal autobiography and recordings of sample sermons (audio or video).
 
Ontario Christian Church

For more information, contact:
SearchOCC@googlegroups.com

Address:
1029 Lewis Road
Mansfield, OH 44903

Full-Time Minister

Posted On: 10/12/2017

 Northpark Christian Church (a Stone-Campbell Movement Christian Church)

Position: Minister (Full Time)

Location: Kingwood Texas, 77339 (just north of Houston)

Church Size: 45 to 65 (average Sunday Worship Service)

Approx. Base Salary: $50,000 to $54,000

 

Due to the retirement of our Senior Minister, we are seeking to fill his position. Kingwood is an established Texas community which is continuing to grow and expand located just north of Houston. We have a small, debt free, maturing congregation seeking God’s chosen worker to help us grow both in numbers and in the opportunities to accomplish the Lord’s work.

 

Candidate should have a minimum BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university. He should have previous pastoral experience with a church of a similar or larger size. He should be strong in the Scriptures and follow the Stone-Campbell Tradition. He should be a man of prayer with a passion and calling for the ministry.

 

Forward cover letter along with your resume and at least two sample video sermons to: office@northparkchristianchurch.com

 

Or Mail to:

Northpark Christian Church

Attn: Minister Search Committee

1599 Northpark Drive

Kingwood, Texas 77339

 

Review our website for additional information:

http://www.northparkchristianchurch.com

For more information, contact:
http://www.northparkchristianchurch.com

Address:
1599 Northpark Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339

Senior Minister

Posted On: 10/24/2017

 Senior Minister

Community Christian Church, a Non-Denominational, New Testament church, located in the mountains of rural southwestern Virginia is seeking a servant leader to lead us in our vision of Making Disciples that Make Disciples by pursuing our Mission of Reaching the Community for Christ through Relationships. We are excited to partner with a passionate leader that possesses biblically sound teaching skills, as well as a passion for evangelism, woven through a heart for the community and people.  With the support of our elders, the minister will provide vision, coordination, and leadership for the entire ministry team.  Our 250+, loving congregation, possesses great potential and is on the threshold of God doing big things.  We invite you to come be a part. 

The Senior Minister is someone deeply in love with Jesus Christ, who has a desire to further His Kingdom and edify His church, through investing in and nurturing His people. The Senior Minister will have a passion to share Jesus with people of all ages.  The Senior Minister, with the support of our elders, will provide leadership for Community Christian Church to accomplish our purpose of making fully committed disciples of Jesus Christ.  The Senior Minister must also be fully committed to the vision and purpose of the Restoration Movement.

 Duties and Responsibilities

  • Fulfill the regular preaching and teaching responsibilities for Sunday morning, Sunday night, Wednesday night, and other teaching occasions as needed. He will coordinate service plans and themes with the music ministry team, ministerial staff, and communicate these plans to the leadership.
  • Coordinate and supervise special classes as needed for new members, those considering membership, or those desiring a review of basic Christian teaching.
  • Maintain regular office hours, setting sufficient hours for study and administrative work, working with the ministerial staff and coordinating the schedules. There is flexibility on the days and times the senior minister is in the church office.
  • Be responsible for coordinating visitation, including hospital calls, shut-in calls, prospect calls, member cultivation, and counseling calls
  • Meet weekly with staff (ministerial/office) to help plan and coordinate the services, visitation responsibilities, and other ministry activities of the Church. He will have the responsibility for the oversight of the daily activities of the staff (ministerial/office).  At this time, the staff includes a full-time children’s minister, part-time youth ministers, and an office assistant
  • Be available to conduct and coordinate funerals as needed.
  • Provide pre-marital counseling and perform weddings at his discretion, within the Biblical guidelines
  • Participate, coordinate, and encourage participation in small groups, classes, and other ministries, including Blue Ridge Christian Camp events.
  • Represent the Church and its ministry to the community, being a spokesman for the congregation and an ambassador of Christ.
  • Be expected to attend and participate in Community Christian Church functions and outreach events.
  • Attend scheduled and called meetings with the Elders.

 

 Salary and Benefits

 

Salary:  $50,000 - $57,000 (Depending on Experience) with the Senior Minister having the responsibility for insurance, taxes, and expenses.  The senior minister will be paid on the second and fourth Sunday of each month, after services have been rendered. 

 Leave:  During the first fiscal year as Senior Minister at Community Christian Church, the Senior Minister will have 3 weeks (15 days) of paid vacation/sick/personal days.  These days may not be carried over from year to year.

 

Conference Attendance:  Each year of employment at CCC, the senior minister may attend the North American Christian Conference (or another conference as approved by the Elders).  Attendance to this conference should be for a time of spiritual renewal.  Therefore, attendance to this conference will not require the use of vacation time.  The church will fund, up to $1500, the minister’s attendance to the conference (travel, room, food, & registration).  If the minister chooses to take his family to the conference, he will be responsible for the additional expenses.  

 

Holidays Off:  The regularly scheduled holidays observed by Community Christian Church include New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, the Day after Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.  If any of the above mentioned days fall Monday through Friday of the calendar year, the church office will be closed and all ministers will have the day off, with pay.  Please note, Community Christian Church has a long tradition of a Christmas Eve Candlelight Service that we plan to continue.  It is expected that the Senior Minister be involved, unless otherwise approved by the Elders.

 

Please e-mail your request for additional information along with your resume and any other information you would like us to see prior to the deadline.

Submission deadline: Saturday, November 25, 2017 @ 11:59PM EDT

Contact: Jeanna Porter

E-mail: porters4life@gmail.com

Phone: 276-620-1260

Location: 5382 Grace Street, Dublin, VA 24084

 

Information about our area may be gleaned from the following links:

http://www.cccnewbern.org

http://www.pulaskicounty.org

For more information, contact:
Jeanna Porter
(276) 620-1260
porters4life@gmail.com

Address:
5382 Grace Street
Dublin, VA 24084

Pastor

Posted On: 10/30/2017

PASTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

MIDLAND CHRISTIAN CHURCH

Midland Christian Church is actively seeking a new Preaching/Teaching Minister.  We are a non-denominational Independent Church of Christ / Christian Church associated with the Restoration Movement.  MCC has an average attendance of 60 weekly. 

 The church is located in a semi-rural area of Midland on a major highway (M-20) between Midland and Mt. Pleasant.  For more information about MCC go to midlandchristianchurch.com. 

 Midland has a population of 40,000 and has great schools, hospitals, industries, cultural and sports events, etc.  See link to the City of Midland at midland-mi.org for more about Midland, Michigan.

  ***The primary responsibility of the Pastor is to give himself to the ministry of the Word and prayer, seeking to walk uprightly before the Lord in his personal life while seeking the mind of God on behalf of the congregation***

Vocational Qualifications:

      Required:

  • Must be a Baptized (immersed) Believer.
  • Fully understands and supports the scripture based doctrine of the Restoration Movement.
  • Fully believes and supports the entire Bible as God’s Word.
  • Minimum of a Degree from a Bible College or Seminary (Restoration Movement).
  • Passionately embody God’s Word in daily life, exhibiting a good moral character.
  • Should be energetic, friendly, sociable, and have the ability to work with all age groups.
  • Be able to provide 2-3 (non-family) references.

       Preferred:

  • 5 years of experience in Preaching/Teaching (Restoration Movement).
  • Degree in Bible/Theology or related field.

 Organizational Relationship:

      Required:

  • Must possess good written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficient in technology associated with teaching, preaching and outreach.
  • Have good interpersonal dynamics to coordinate with the office staff.

Responsibilities – Vision and Leadership:

      Required:

  • Able to work in conjunction with eldership to grow the Church spiritually.
  • Willing to take time to know everyone (approachable on a one-on-one basis)

 Responsibilities – Preaching/Teaching Pastoral Care:

      Required:          

  • Ability to perform general ministerial duties:
    • Preaching
    • Teaching
    • Counseling
    • Visitation
    • Weddings & Funerals

 Personal Growth and Renewal:

      Preferred:

  • Willingness to attend educational and professional conferences. 
  • Be aware of educational opportunities. 

 

Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to:

searchcommittee@midlandchristianchurch.com. Potential candidates will be asked to provide a video of a sermon.

 

For more information, contact:

Address:
1264 East Isabella Road
Midland, MI 48640

Full-Time Minister

Posted On: 11/15/2017

The Forest Grove Christian Church (located in the western end of Goochland County, Virginia – directly between Charlottesville, VA and Richmond, VA) is in the process of securing a full-time Preaching Minister (to begin after January 1st, 2018). This smaller (but active) congregation (averaging between 50-70 people on any given Sunday) is a wonderful opportunity to minister with a group of people who love the Lord, their community, and each other! If interested in such an opportunity, please submit a resume (with references) to the following address: Forest Grove Christian Church; 3881 Hadensville-Fife Road; Goochland, Virginia 23063.

For more information, contact:
genenelson324@gmail.com

Address:
3881 Hadensville-Fife Road
Goochland, VA 23063

Youth Minister

Posted On: 11/22/2017

First Christian Church, in Roanoke Rapids, NC, is a community of believers that seeks to connect people to Christ and to one another. Our current youth minister has served with us for over five years. He is leaving to go to his home congregation. He has developed a healthy and growing ministry that is primed for the next person to step in and continue this growth.

 The ideal candidate is one who is seeking to be conformed into the image of Christ and has a passion to help others to do the same.  The Youth Minister is to serve the congregation with love, joy, wisdom, and humbleness.  He is to be a man of God, who lives his life in obedience with the teaching of Scripture and the example of our Lord.  He is to be an example to the believers in personal godliness (I Timothy 4:12) and to illustrate God’s requirements for a leader in the church, which includes maintaining a proper Christian home (I Timothy 3:1-7).  He is to lead our youth, adult leaders, and the lost toward a saving and growing relationship with Christ.  His primary responsibility will be to our Junior and Senior High Youth, though as part of a ministry team, he will be expected to serve where needed. You would be joining a team that consists of a lead minister, an office administrator, a part-time early childhood ministries director, a part-time elementary ministries director, and a part-time worship director.

First Christian Church averages approximately 250 in Sunday morning worship. Roanoke Rapids is a community of approximately 15,000 people. We are blessed by a beautiful river, world class fishing, and two nearby lakes (the Roanoke Rapids Lake and Lake Gaston).  We are within easy driving distance of Raleigh, NC; Richmond, VA; and Greenville, NC. Within three hours one can drive to the beautiful outer banks of North Carolina or the picturesque mountains of North Carolina or Virginia. Our congregation is multi-generational and has a rich history of service to our Lord. To learn more about who we are and what we do, go to www.fccrr.org. If interested send a cover letter, resume, and any links to sermons, lessons, or musical abilities to Bane Angles at bane@fccrr.org.

 

For more information, contact:
Bane Angles
(252) 537-3407
bane@fccrr.org
www.fccrr.org

Address:
836 Roanoke Avenue
Roanoke, NC 27870

Full-time Youth Minister

Posted On: 11/29/2017

Full-time Youth minister needed.   We are seeking a man with a Bachelor’s degree from a Restoration Movement college to do Full-time youth ministry @ Winifred Road Church of Christ  (WRCC) in Cumberland, Maryland.  Working mostly with grades 6-12 in teaching and spiritual guidance he would also oversee the children’s ministry.  His ministry opportunities would include developing, equipping, and guiding a youth ministry team, community interaction, visits, conferences, camp, concerts, missions, sports, etc.  He would also assist in calling, preaching, planning + administration within the larger church body.  He would lead Wednesday’s teen program called “The Next Chapter” and oversee the “Kids for Christ” child evangelism program.

 WRCC mission statement is CONNECT to God and others, GROW together,  GO to the lost.  We have 2 services on Sunday morning (1 Blended, 1 contemporary,) with an average weekly attendance of 110 (including 20 children).  Current leadership includes 2 ministers, 4 elders, 1 deacon, 1 youth intern, and a volunteer secretary.   

 Package requires 40+ hours per week.  Benefits include $30,000 per year salary, paid vacation, ½ FICA paid, medical help, and paid ministry expenses.  Our goal is to have completed fundraising and have a youth minister on staff by June 2018.  Applications are being received as of November 27, 2017 by Leo Lavin at Leo.wrcc@gmail.com.  

 Winifred Road Church of Christ, 936 Winifred Road, Cumberland, MD 21502.   301-722-6516      

 

For more information, contact:
Leo Lavin
(301) 722-6516
Leo.wrcc@gmail.com

Address:
936 Winifred Road
Cumberland, MD 21502

CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR

Posted On: 11/30/2017

CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR

Tates Creek Christian Church

3150 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY  40502

 Tates Creek Christian Church, Lexington, Kentucky, is seeking a Church Administrator.  The position is full-time and is responsible for all financial, facility, and business operations of  the church.  Effective leadership of the administrative and facility staff is also an important part of the position.  The church is located within two miles of the University of Kentucky  campus, so the opportunity for outreach is great.  The successful candidate will have a background of leadership in a Restoration Movement Church or Ministry and a degree in  business or ministry.   To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Tommy Simpson at tommy@tatescreek.org.

 GENERAL FUNCTION:

Responsible to the Senior Minister and the Elders for all the business, financial, and facility management of the church operation. This includes structures and systems for church communication and oversight of some ministerial and support staff.

PROFILE OF CHARACTER:

  • Commitment to Christ
  • Theologically sound and biblically faithful
  • Excellent communication skills including all aspects of communication:
    • Interpersonal
    • Presentation
    • Effective listening
  • Values a team concept of ministry
  • High moral and ethical character that is reflective in behavior and decision making

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Supervise and seek to improve our system of financial accountability seeking to keep the church programs operating within budget. Staff representative to the Financial Ministry Team.
  • Responsible for preparation and compilation of annual budget for consideration and approval of the Elders.
  • Responsible for collecting quotes, negotiating terms, and contracting (with the approval of the Elders) for all insurance policies, ongoing contracts, and other purchases.
  • Coordinate, negotiate, and contract (with the approval of the Elders) for all personnel benefits, including health insurance policies, on an annual basis.
  • Serve as the Staff representative to the Personnel Committee for the evaluation of personnel policies and benefits.
  • Select, coordinate, and maintain the optimal use of all office equipment including computer (hardware and software), inter office network, Internet services, and phone system. This includes the church management software (member database) and financial software.
  • Responsible for the approval of the design and production of all church communications, including any or all of the following: website, social media sites, church app, electronic or printed newsletters, Sunday morning bulletin. This includes ordering any outside graphic design work.
  • Provide direct supervision of the Facility Manager, custodial, and secretarial staffs, taking the necessary actions to maintain a high level of effectiveness.
  • Maintain the church calendar, scheduling events for all church programs, van usage, community organizations, weddings, etc.
  • Coordinate the church calendar with all the staff including the custodial and secretarial staffs. This includes making sure the Ministerial Staff is scheduled for daily hospital visits and the desired number of Ministers in the office each day.
  • Organize programs and schedule within the LIFE Ministries for the safe and effective use of the building for exercise and fellowship. Collect the annual LIFE Ministries Membership Fee from users not members of TCCC.
  • Serve as the Staff representative to Facilities Ministry Team.
  • Supervise inventory supplies such as office supplies and dry goods.
  • Ensure adequate facilities, multi-media equipment, audio-visual equipment, supplies etc. are available for Bible School Classes, Wednesday Evening Classes, and Church Bible Studies, which are on site.
  • Other responsibilities as directed by the Senior Minister.

  PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Accounting and/or business experience and knowledge
  • Proficient in organization
  • Skilled and comfortable in the use of technology
  • Proven ability to lead staff effectively

 QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this ministry job successfully, it is expected that the candidate have a college degree. Specifically, that education / training would be in an area of business or accounting. Formal biblical education or a proven understanding of biblical knowledge and ministry is also essential to success in this position. Previous experience as an Executive Minister is preferred but not required. Proficiency and comfort in the use of the computer and other technology is vital to success in this position.

 PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

This position requires standing, walking, sitting, bending, kneeling, stooping, reaching, pulling, and lifting up to 40 pounds.  In an eight-hour shift, this position may require sitting for six hours and standing or walking for two hours.

 

For more information, contact:
Tommy Simpson
tommy@tatescreek.org

Address:
3150 Tates Creek Rd
Lexington, KY 40502

CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP LEADER / CREATIVE ARTS MINISTER

Posted On: 11/30/2017

CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP LEADER & CREATIVE ARTS MINISTER

Tates Creek Christian Church

3150 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY  40502

  Tates Creek Christian Church, Lexington, Kentucky, is seeking a Contemporary Worship Leader & Creative Arts Minister.  The position is full-time and will include responsibility for planning and coordinating the weekly Contemporary Worship service to lead worshippers to the throne of God and to enhance the sermon. In establishing and leading the Creative Arts Ministry, the position will be responsible for finding creative ways to help communicate the weekly themes and special programs up to and including short videos, graphics, and musical drama programs. The church is located within two miles of the University of Kentucky campus, so the opportunity for outreach is great.  The successful candidate will have completed or be working toward a ministry degree from a recognized Restoration Movement College or University.  To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Tommy Simpson at tommy@tatescreek.org.

 GENERAL FUNCTION:

Responsible to the Senior Minister for planning, coordinating, and promoting creative aspects of ongoing and special programs and church publications.  Responsibilities also include leadership of the contemporary worship service.

 PROFILE OF CHARACTER:

  • Commitment to Christ
  • Theologically sound and biblically faithful
  • Excellent communication skills including all aspects of communication:
    • Interpersonal
    • Presentation
    • Effective listening
  • Values a team concept of ministry
  • High moral and ethical character that is reflective in behavior and decision making

 CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP LEADER/DIRECTOR ROLE

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Develop, in conjunction with Senior Minister, appropriate annual and weekly worship service themes and plans.
  • Lead worship in the contemporary service.
  • Coordinate volunteers and musicians with set up/tear down with special attention to the audio and visual equipment.
  • Evaluate lyrics of all music to ensure they are biblically sound.
  • Provide ministerial guidance to those involved in the service.
  • Develop creative elements to reinforce the ideas put forth in the sermon.
  • Develop services that will be meaningful and relevant and provide a multi-sensory worship experience and learning environment.
  • Use social media to communicate vision, themes, topics, and to keep open lines of communication with those who attend.
  • Keep current with new worship music and implement into the service.
  • Spend time memorizing music to better engage the congregation with eye contact.
  • Spend time working on transitions between songs/service elements so there is no “dead time”.
  • Promote the contemporary service to the community and to all nearby colleges and universities. 
  • Provide service opportunities through music, set-up/tear-down, audio/video, greeters, etc.
  • Provide service projects/opportunities outside of the service.
  • Lead and oversee all rehearsals.
  • Recruit new musicians and volunteers.
  • Develop all front of house presentations (ProPresenter).
  • Preview and select video elements.
  • Provide training for all audio/video tech volunteers.

 CREATIVE ARTS MINISTER ROLE

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Leads Communications Team in generating ideas and plans to support and promote church activities, ministries, and special events.
  • Works with staff to develop and produce video presentations for desired aspects of church ministry.
  • Maintain Social Networking sites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) with excellence.
  • Design service communication pieces that support and enhance the service experience including any announcement videos and ministry promotional videos
  • Oversee video testimonies.
  • Design message series theme graphics or oversee production by an outside firm.
  • Stays abreast of current graphic design trends, software and publishing resources, printing, and photography updates.
  • Design graphics for special events or as requested by leadership. May utilize an outside design firm as necessary.
  • Oversees and coordinates photography support for church activities.
  • Oversees content and layout of programs on in-house monitors.
  • Oversees presentation of church web app.
  • Oversees presentation of church website.

 PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Musical abilities.
  • Proficient vocally (singing) and with guitar and / or keyboard.
  • Working knowledge of sound and media technology.
  • Experience with leading or administration of a contemporary service.
  • Experience in media and creative arts, especially with regard to technology.
  • Proven success in ability to utilize volunteers and lead a team.

 QUALIFICATIONS

 To perform this ministry job successfully, it is expected the candidate have a college degree or be working toward the degree.   Specifically, that education / training would be in an area of Christian ministry and likely from a school recognized by the Tates Creek Christian Church Elders.  Proficiency and comfort in the use of the computer and other technology is vital to success in this position.

 PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

 This position requires standing, walking, sitting, bending, kneeling, stooping, reaching, pulling, and lifting up to 40 pounds.  In an eight-hour shift, this position may require sitting for five hours and standing or walking for three hours.

For more information, contact:
Tommy Simpson
tommy@tatescreek.org

Address:
3150 Tates Creek Road
Lexington, KY 40502

Part-time Children's Minister

Posted On: 12/05/2017

Smithfield Christian Church is searching for a leader with a love for God, children, and the church to be our part-time Children's Minister. Over the past 3 years, the number of children attending our church has tripled and we believe that God will continue to bring more families to SCC. Because of this, we want to be prepared to offer ministry opportunities to grow children and families in their relationships with God and each other. Our current core of volunteers and programs will be a great springboard for a new leader to take this ministry to the next phase that God has in store.
In addition to leading and developing our Children's Ministry, you will be given the opportunity help develop the overall ministry of SCC.
SCC is a small, but growing church in the town of Smithfield, VA which is a bedroom community for larger cities like Newport News, Hampton, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, and Norfolk.
You can learn more about our church on our website, www.smithfieldchristian.com. Please email your resume to office@smithfieldchristian.com

For more information, contact:
office@smithfieldchristian.com
www.smithfieldchristian.com

Address:
18420 Battery Park Rd
Smithfield , VA 23430

Preaching Minister

Posted On: 01/17/2018

The East Northport Christian Church is seeking a full-time or part time Preacher. Candidate should be interested in the North East as a mission field and make a minimum of a two year commitment. We are located 40 miles from NYC in East Northport ,Long Island. The village of Northport is an old established community on the picturesque Long Island Sound.

We average around 25-30 in attendance on a Sunday morning. We are a mixture of Caucasian and Pilipino worshipers. We currently use iSingWorship for our contemporary praise music services and would love to add to the team. We also meet on Wednesday evenings with a small group study. 

The Church desires a Minister to preach and teach Sunday morning adult bible study. The ideal candidate would have an understanding of the Restoration Movement and have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies.

Our web-site is enchristian.com and our email for resumes is encchristianchurch@gmail.com, our office phone # is 631-757-7177. Please provide an audio or video of a sermon

 

For more information, contact:
Rick Hannon
(631) 757-7177
encchristianchurch@gmail.com

Address:
130 Vernon Valley Road
East Northport, NY 11731