Ministry Opportunities

Is your church searching for a new Pastor?

The National Minister’s Office offers a variety of resources to assist Pastoral Search Committees in the search process to find a biblically grounded, evangelical pastor.  Order resources for your Pastoral Search Committee via 877-424-1472 or natmin@evangelicalassociation.org.

CONNECTICUT – Sherman Church, a congregation affiliated with the CCCC in the small, caring, rural community of Sherman, Connecticut is seeking a full-time pastor.  For a more information about the position, please contact the search committee at shermanchurch1744@gmail.com or visit the church website at:  http://shermanchurch.org and click on “Pastoral Candidate” to view the position description and other important documents.


 INDIANA -St. Luke Community Church, a small rural church in northwestern Indiana, near Valparaiso, is seeking a part-time pastor.  Our church is affiliated with the Evangelical Association.  We are looking for a pastor who believes in the Bible and will bring it to life and apply it to today’s world.  We want this person to live a Christian life both in and out of church.  Some of the duties would include sermons, teaching weekly adult Bible study, conducting Confirmation classes for our youth and pastoral visitations as well as provide spiritual guidance and counseling for those who seek it.  Also, we would like this person to help build our youth and adult membership.  We do not provide housing, however, the salary and benefit package can be adjusted to fit the needs of the individual.  Please send resumes to: St. Luke Community Church, P.O.Box 147, San Pierre, IN 46374 or you may email Bonnie Metts at jb_metts@yahoo.com or John Jones at Basslakeshelties@embarqmail.com

MICHIGANEmanuel United Church of Christ is seeking a full-time pastor for her 578 member congregation in Manchester, Michigan.   Surrounded by a beautiful four-township area, Manchester Village is a picturesque community nestled on the banks of the River Raisin in southwestern Washtenaw County – 20 miles from Ann Arbor and Jackson, 40 miles from Detroit Metropolitan Airport, and 60 miles from the cities of Detroit and Lansing.  Founded in 1862 Emanuel Church has served the community for over 155 years.  Our historic sanctuary built in 1882 is the centerpiece of an entire church complex which includes educational and office space, Church Hall and Parsonage.  We offer a competitive and comprehensive salary and benefit package commiserate with the applicant’s background and experience.  Emanuel is a traditional congregation but one open to new ideas and positive change. The congregation actively participates in community events and supports the Manchester community in a number of way. We are seeking a pastor of deep faith and vision who will develop a strong bond with us as we move forward with our mission in our community and our world. Interested individuals are ask to visit the church website at emanuelucc.org to view our church profile and videos of our church and local area.  Review of profiles / resumes will begin in mid February. Questions may be directed to Kelly Blaine, Search Chair, at kwblaine@att.net or 734-428-0741.  [Please note that this church is in the United Church of Christ denomination and is not part of the Evangelical Association.  They have indicated an interest in expanding their search beyond their denomination, but it will be up to prospective candidates to determine if they are a good theological fit for the church.]


MISSOURIFemme Osage Church in Augusta, MO (just west of St. Louis) is seeking a full-time pastor to lead us in spiritual growth and ministry.  We are the oldest German Evangelical church west of the MIssissippi and although part of the UCC, we have recently become affiliated with the Evangelical Association (http://evangelicalassociation.org ) as we desire to remain true to the traditional, orthodox, biblical, evangelical theology upon which our church was founded in 1833.  Our next pastor should be a person of deep personal faith who believes in and teaches the Holy Scriptures as God’s true and infallible Word and adheres to the doctrines of classical Christian faith as exprssed in the great creeds and confessions of the historic church.   Qualified candidates should have a love of people and a desire to lead them to deeper relationship with the Lord as well as willingness to minister to all ages in our multigenerational congregation.  As we look to the future, we hope our next pastor will help us develop a vision for the ministries and mission God desires for us as we move forward in faithfulness.  To learn more about this position, submit inquiries and/or resume to the search committee:  Amy Barron amy.barron@live.com , 636-358-4852 or by mail,  Femme Osage Church, 4360 Cappeln Osage Rd., Augusta, MO 63332.


NORTH CAROLINAPleasant Ridge Christian Church in Greensboro, NC is seeking a part-time Youth Leader.  The ideal candidate will seek to empower young people to act as disciples of Christ in our world today by developing and implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry; specifically, fostering personal and spiritual growth in the areas of:  group building, worship, discipleship and missions with a strong emphasis on outreach.  To submit a resume and/or receive a detailed position description, please contact Pastor Bill Meredith at bsmeredit@aol.com or mail your resume to the church at 2049 Pleasant Ridge Road, Greensboro, NC 27410 to the attention of the Youth Leader Search Committee.


PENNSYLVANIA – Immanuel Leidy’s Church is seeking a full-time Pastor of Worship and Technology . Located in Souderton, PA, (near Philadelphia) Leidy’s Church is a non-affiliated Reformed congregation that left the UCC in 1992. The Pastor for Worship and Technology will lead and coordinate the worship, music, a/v media, social media, and technology ministry efforts of our congregation. He will coordinate his efforts with the Pastoral Staff, Support Staff, Committees, and volunteers for regular, seasonal, and special services of worship as well as plays, concerts, and other activities. This Pastor will have a pastoral heart that seeks to facilitate faithful and interactive ministry among the singers, players, technicians, and worship leaders of our congregation. Salary range is anticipated to be $40-50k as well as a full benefits package including health insurance and retirement fund. A full job description is available upon request, as well as our congregation’s Constitution and Statement of Faith. For more information or to apply, please request info from admin@leidyschurch.org.


 PENNSYLVANIA – Salem Church of Rough & Ready is located in the rural community of Rough & Ready, PA which is approximately one hour north of Harrisburg, PA.   Current membership is 400 people with an average weekly attendance of 100, and is comprised of a diversity of ages from a large group of youth to devoted senior citizen members.  We are seeking a Godly person to be our Pastor, and lead our congregation in following its mission statement of “Serving the Lord through faith, fellowship, & outreach”.  In doing this, the candidate will possess a strong understanding of the word of God, and abide by God’s laws and commandments as we do not support gay marriage or abortions.  The candidate will work well with all ages, make pastoral calls to those in need, be a person of prayer and love the Lord Jesus Christ, be compassionate and a caring person who can effectively counsel to people in crisis, reach out to inactive members and makes pastoral calls on all members, work well with committees and officers, be an inspiring and compelling preacher, lead by personal example, and encourage people to apply their faith in daily life.

The successful candidate will be required to lead one Sunday service each week, conduct weddings and funerals as well additional services throughout the year (ex. Lent), take an active role in the Adult Sunday School, lead Confirmation classes, hold bible studies, and be active in the Tri-Valley Ministerium.  Our vision is to continue growing in wisdom, membership, missions and youth ministry.

This pastoral position will be available July 1, 2019.  The minimum educational requirement is a degree from a Bible College.   Benefits package is available.  The church parsonage is located approximately two miles from the church.  This is available for your housing, and is expected to be available for church meetings and functions.  Please e-mail your resume and salary requirements to:  Elaine Dietrich, Pastor Search Committee member, at ddietrich@tds.net.

 


SOUTH CAROLINA – a full-time associate pastor is needed to serve the historic French Protestant (Huguenot) Church of Charleston, South Carolina, a church planted by French refugees in 1687 and still worshipping on the same site in downtown Charleston in what is believed to be its fourth edifice, built in 1845. It is the last Huguenot church in America. It thrives today as an independent congregation in the Reformed tradition with about 500 members. Worship is traditional and follows a liturgy handed down from Calvin and translated from the liturgies of two 18th century churches in Switzerland. There is a job posting on the church’s website, www.huguenot-church.org, under the “church” menu on the left side of the page.


TEXAS – Zion United Church, Clifton, TX recently left the United Church of Christ and has affiliated with the Evangelical Association.  We are seeking a full-time pastor who loves the Lord Jesus Christ; is a compassionate and caring person, sensitive to other’s needs; is an inspired and compelling preacher; is effective in planning and leading worship and is a mature and emotionally secure person.  Zion has an average attendance of 50-60.  The candidate should have a four-year undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university.  The candidate should have credentials or be willing to obtain credentials in the Evangelical Association or any other affiliated body of which the church is associated. Please send resume, a sermon sample and/or link to be emailed to info.womackchurch@gmail.com or mailed to Betty Lou Powers, 337 CR 3350, Valley Mills, TX 76689.

 

TEXASFirst Protestant Church in New Braunfels is searching for their next Director of Youth Ministries.  This Director of Youth Ministries is a full-time position with reponsibilities for students from 6th-12th grade.  Interested candidates can follow this link to the church’s ad on http://churchstaffing.com for more information.  The direct link is:  https://www.churchstaffing.com/job/235855/director-of-youth-ministry/first-protestant-church/

 


WYOMING – Zion Congregational Church in Cheyenne, WY is looking for a Pastor.  We are an independent, evangelical, Bible-centered church.  We are a small congregation of older people looking to begin fresh service and growth.  We need someone to lead, teach and help us grow.  The potential candidate must be comfortable with infant baptism/confirmation process, home and hospital visitation, a traditional worship service and working with church leadership to facilitate growth initiatives.  Masters degree and agreement with NAE statement of faith required.  We would be open to an interim, part-time, or full-time Pastor based on your availability.To Apply:send resume to zioncongchurch@aol.com


AFRICA – Chingola, Zambia.  Mature Christians who are called as missionaries are needed to work as Secondary School Teachers, Primary School Teachers, Dorm Parents and support staff.  Willing to raise financial and prayer support to serve at Amano Christian School in Chingola, Zambia.  Seeking one or two-year commitment to 140 student Grade 1-12 Christian school in Central Africa.  Please visit our website www.amanocs.org  or write: frank.wittmann@amanocs.org


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