Ministry Positions


Posted On: 08/28/2015

NORTH CAROLINA - Mills River (Asheville area). Blue Ridge Christian Church, an independent, Bible-based, evangelical church is seeking a full-time Minister for its congregation of 85. The person in this position will serve and lead alongside the Elders, encouraging and equipping the ministries of the church. The ideal candidate is someone with an engaging preaching and teaching style, who is committed to missions and evangelism, and dedicated to working together with the congregation in outreach to the community. The candidate will have earned at least a bachelor’s degree from an accredited Bible college affiliated with the independent Christian Church and have a minimum of 5 years of preaching experience. Blue Ridge Christian Church is located in a vibrant and growing part of western North Carolina and is centrally located between Asheville, Hendersonville and Brevard. The area enjoys a four-season climate, and the beautiful scenery of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is a favorite tourist and retirement destination. Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter and resume detailing experience and qualifications with utmost dispatch to: James Wooten, Elder, 147 Oren Drive, Mills River, NC 28759 or email to

For more information, contact:
James Wooten

147 Oren Drive
Mills River, NC 28759


Posted On: 10/15/2015

Friendly Christian Church – Minister

Friendly Christian Church is on the edge of Martinsville, Virginia.  Don Forrester has been serving this 
congregation for the past twenty years and is retiring.  The congregation has asked for Don to help them 
find a minister to begin in 2016.

The congregation is 31 years old and averages between 60 – 65 in attendance.  The average age of the 
members is over 50 but there are some younger families that attend.  The worship would be categorized 
as traditional, but the congregation is willing to make changes.

The church has a vibrant missions program, owns 13 acres of property and is debt free.  The church does 
not have a parsonage but will provide housing assistance for the minister.  The salary is negotiable, 
taking into consideration the age, experience and family needs of the new minister.
The congregation seeks a strong Bible preacher who holds firmly to the faith once and for all delivered 
to the saints.  He should be filled with the Holy Spirit, be self-motivated, and be willing to visit and call 
on those living in the area.

If interested, please contact Don Forrester at the following address:
Friendly Christian Church
Don Forrester, Minister
612 East Stadium Drive
Eden,  NC  27288

For more information, contact:
Don Forrester

612 East Stadium Drive
Eden, NC 27288

Senior Pastor

Posted On: 10/26/2015

Dive Christian Church is a non-denominational, Bible-based church, with an average weekend attendance of 200, located in the north side of Bedford, Indiana. We are looking for someone with a heart to follow God’s direction to lead us in reaching the surrounding communities in Christ’s name. He must lead by example and live a life of Biblical integrity. We would like a man of vision, committed to the spiritual growth of our congregation as well as reaching the lost. We are looking for a man desiring to shepherd our congregation, helping its members to discover and strengthen their relationship with the Lord. We want a man who is an orator of God’s word and that lives a life that exemplifies it day in and day out.

Dive CC is well established in the community, leading and loving on this community for over 92 years. We are a church that puts a lot of focus on serving the community, our student programs and being a beacon of light in a sinful world.
We offer 2 Sunday morning worship service with a mixture of traditional and contemporary style of music.

Preferred Experience and Education Level:
10+ years of ministry (Lead or Associate) at a church with multiple staff
Graduate from a Bible based Seminary or comparable education.
Focus and Emphasis of Ministry

Presentation of the word of God through inspiring Biblical preaching/teaching. Messages should be instructive, challenging and motivating with emphasis on practical applications of God's word and ultimately making disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ.
A heart for the people of the church. Ability to provide Biblical counseling and direction to families and individuals – guiding them with the use of scripture as the primary source of instruction.

Qualities and Abilities:
Able to lead, equip, motivate, and provide correction when needed.
Ability to work well within a team.
Be an encourager and servant-leader.
Have the ability to shepherd all ages.
Ability to be transparent and open in order to relate to people.

Interested applicants should send a complete cover letter, resume detailing experience and qualifications, as well as your references.

For more information, contact:

892 Peerless Road
Bedford, IN 47421

Full-Time Minister

Posted On: 10/27/2015

Poplar Creek Church is located in Grundy, Virginia.  The congregation is an established church with an
attendance of between 55 and 70.  Grundy is a small rural community located near Kentucky and West 
Virginia.  It is a small community that is a good place to rear children.

The church is seeking a minister who has a passion to preach and teach the Word.  They desire a 
minister that would help reach young families in the community.  The ideal minister will be willing to 
visit and call on those living in the area.  The elders expect the minister to serve with them in leading the 
church.  The congregation currently has Sunday morning and evening services as well as a Wednesday 
evening service.   The salary is negotiable, taking into consideration the age, experience and family 
needs of the new minister.

If interested, please contact Jesse Foster:
Cell phone:  276-791-1419
Home phone: 276-935-4408

For more information, contact:
Jesse Foster
(276) 791-1419

4128 Poplar Street
Grundy, VA 24614

Senior Minister

Posted On: 11/10/2015

Northeast Christian Church, an autonomous, nondenominational church in Middletown, 
DE, is seeking a senior minister to provide the church visionary leadership, creative 
biblical teaching, and strategic planning to fulfill the Church’s mission.  Qualified 
candidates should be an immersed believer, subscribe to the principles of the Restoration 
Movement, and have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, graduate degree preferred, from 
an accredited Bible/Christian College/University or seminary degree.  Currently services 
are held at a local private school with an average attendance of 60-80.  The Church owns 
55 prime acres in the rapidly developing Middletown area.  The compensation package is 
$45,000 - $55,000, plus medical benefits 450/month, mobile phone expense, professional 
development, and travel expenses for visitation.  Please send resume’, statement of faith, 
family information, years of experience, and a video of the candidate preaching.  Also 
indicate the ability to video conference via Skype or FaceTime.  For more information 
about Northeast Christian Church and the senior minister position, please visit  On the home page of the website, click “yes” on the, 
“We’re Searching for a Minister” icon where prospective candidates will find relevant 
information concerning the church and this position.

For more information, contact:

211 Silver Lake Road
Middletown, DE 19709


Posted On: 11/23/2015

Shiloh Christian Church is looking for a Minister who can also provide pastoral services and care to the congregation. This position is currently part-time but could develop into full-time. Emphasis on spiritual growth and outreach is desired.

Shiloh is a rural congregation halfway between Sturgis and Morganfield, KY. A parsonage is provided and is paid for. Age and formal education are not critical factors. Salary DOE. For more information or to apply, contact Connie Ratley (270-389-0534, or Jim Lane, interim minister (270-952-0721,

For more information, contact:
Connie Ratley
(270) 389-0534

2569 State Route 2834
Sturgis, KY 6127

Full-Time Minister

Posted On: 11/24/2015

Community Christian Church,  Lanoka Harbor, NJ, located on the Jersey Shore, is seeking a preacher/minister/pastor to lead the congregation to  “lovingly glorify God, communicating His Word and developing personal relationships with Him through Jesus.”

 This congregation was established in the 1980’s by the “Go-Ye Chapel”  church-planting mission, currently known as “The Orchard Group,”  and met in rented facilities until a church building was constructed in 2000.   We offer two worship services and a Children’s Bible school on Sunday and adult Bible studies during the  week, and we support a Faith Promise Missions program.  Current worship attendance is around  40.

 The basic requirements for a candidate are that he is a growing disciple of Christ; that he has earned a bachelor’s degree related to Christian ministry from an accredited Bible college affiliated with the Independent Christian Churches/Churches of Christ; that he has at least three years of experience as a preaching minister; that he has adequate computer skills; and that  he can demonstrate that he has ministerial leadership skills.  The successful candidate should desire to help our congregation reach out to young adults and families while also ministering to senior citizens for Jesus Christ.


For further information or to submit a resume, contact Melody Johnsen by email at with the subject line of “CCC resume.”


For more information, contact:
Melody Johnsen

541 Liberty Way
Lanoka, NJ 08734


Posted On: 11/25/2015


Christian Church seeking Minister

Powells Point Christian Church is located in Harbinger, NC just 5 miles from the beautiful Outer Banks. PPCC is a unique servant oriented church, supporting various missions around the globe as well as locally. Averaging 80 in attendance for Sunday morning worship service, it has a true “family” appeal. PPCC has always shown a passion for youth. We seek a full time minister with a passion for people of all ages as well as spiritual gifts in leadership and biblical knowledge. Total compensation package, depending on experience and education, includes housing, salary, convention allowance and vacation.

Please email resume to:

For more information, contact:
(252) 491-8331

197 Church Road
Harbinger, NC 27941

Senior Minister

Posted On: 12/03/2015

 Edgewood Christian Church (Roanoke, VA / Stable, 100+ Years Old Congregation that is looking forward to another 100 years of relevance & effectiveness in building His kingdom / Restoration Movement Body / Current Average Attendance = 150) is in need of a new Senior Minister to work along with Elders to lead the current staff (Family Minister, Youth Minister, Secretary) & congregation in growing the church by taking the relevant message of God to the families of the Roanoke Valley.  Qualified candidate should be an immersed believer with Bible College Training (Bachelor’s degree minimum) with a minimum of 5 years experience as a Senior Minister who is committed to Restoration Movement principles of an independent Christian Church.  Candidate should be committed to solid biblical preaching, personal evangelism, discipleship, shepherding & overall church growth. 

Please forward resume to   

For more information, contact:

1006 Peck Street NW
Roanoke, VA 24017

Full-Time Minister

Posted On: 01/13/2016

Our small Christian (restoration movement) congregation is seeking a dynamic full-time minister to 
succeed our retiring pastor of 29 years.  The church is in a growing southern city, thanks to major petro-
chemical plant expansions, and we are seeking a minister to take advantage of community growth. This 
is not an entry level position. We are looking for someone with experience in rejuvenating a church with 
great growth potential. Our long term vision is to plant new churches, but we need to grow first.

For more information, contact:
David Beningo
(337) 438-8157

323 West Sale Road
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Full time minister

Posted On: 02/01/2016

Tomahawk Christian Church with an average morning worship attendance of approximately 100
is seeking a full-time minister.  We are located in one of the 50 fastest growing counties in the 
country which presents great potential for church growth.  The church is in the Eastern 
Panhandle of West Virginia, approximately 100 miles West of Baltimore, MD and Washington, 
DC as well as 100 miles South of Harrisburg, PA.  The church is within 30 minutes of Northern 
Virginia and Western Maryland via Interstate 81.

The position will become available in early April. Our current minister will be leaving after 
having been here for 10 years.   Compensation consists of salary, parsonage, vacation time, 
convention time and allowance, and continuing education expense assistance.  These items are 
negotiable based on education, experience, and personal needs.

In addition to the general ministerial duties of preaching, teaching, visitation, and church service 
camp participation there is an expectation for a willingness and desire to work to reach young 
adults and young families as well as a willingness and desire to work to grow the youth age 
group (middle school to high school).

Interested individuals can submit a resume and a list of 3 professional/personal references to:   or 
Tomahawk Christian Church
Ministry Search Committee
12896 Back Creek Valley Road
Hedgesville, WV  25427

For more information, contact:
(304) 754-3898

12896 Back Creek Valley Road
Hedgesville , WV 25427

Senior Minister

Posted On: 02/08/2016


Painesville, OH

First Church of Christ in Painesville, Ohio, an Elder led congregation of 180, seeks a Senior Minister with a Church of Christ and Restoration background. Strong family based ministry is important (we recently adopted the Orange philosophy).

Basic requirements for the candidate include; Masters from a Christian church / church of Christ college/university, at least 2-5 years as a senior minister and evangelistic heart. Desired abilities and skills are; Leadership, outgoing personality, administration, preaching, teaching, vision casting, outreach, member visitation, home bound and hospital visitation.

Send resumes to: Search Team, First Church of Christ, 422 Mentor Ave, Painesville, Ohio, 44077. Email to



For more information, contact:
(440) 357-7422

422 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, OH 44077