First Baptist Church, Fayetteville, N.C., seeks a full-time senior pastor to lead our congregation spiritually and administratively; to work collaboratively with all groups in the church and community; and to guide revitalization of our ministries and missions as a downtown church. We affirm both women and men in leadership roles, are affiliated with CBF and SBC, and prefer blended and traditional worship styles. A master’s degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school and relevant experience are required. Submit cover letter and résumé by Dec. 15 to firstname.lastname@example.org or to FBC Pastor Search Committee, c/o Steven Lawrence, P.O. Drawer 2737, Fayetteville, NC 28302.
First Baptist Church, Gastonia, N.C., is seeking a senior pastor to lead the congregation in a new chapter in our history. FBCG enjoys a 140-year tradition of moderate Baptist life (affiliated with CBF) and a broad mission emphasis, and is poised to use the campus and facilities for greater service to the community. The senior pastor will possess strong preaching skills, have excellent skills in relationship building, and be an inspired leader in guiding and directing the church spiritually and administratively. The pastor will possess a strong calling to the pastoral ministry and a degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school, and have some years of experience as a congregational minister. Interested candidates may learn more at fbcgastonia.org. Résumés may be submitted until Dec. 1 to Pastor Search Committee Co-chair Donnie Cann at Cann1@aol.com or at Pastor Search Committee, P.O. Box 6298, Gastonia, NC, 28056.
First Baptist Church, Shepherdsville, Ky., established in 1837, is seeking a full-time pastor. Submit résumé to Pastor Search Committee, First Baptist Church, 254 S. Buckman St., Shepherdsville, KY 40165.
Bethel Baptist Church in Norman Okla., is seeking a full-time senior pastor. Located approximately one mile from the University of Oklahoma, we are a conservative Southern Baptist church that supports the Cooperative Program. Please send résumés to email@example.com or to Pastor Search Committee, Bethel Baptist Church, 1717 W. Lindsey St., Norman OK 73069.
First Baptist Church, Oak Ridge, Tenn., seeks a full-time pastor to lead our church into the next chapter of our rich and unique history. The successful candidate will have a strong calling to the pastoral ministry, hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree, and possess experience in congregational ministry. Interested candidates are encouraged to explore the pastor search info at fbcoakridge.org and submit résumés to Pastorsearch@fbcoakridge.org.
Lillington Baptist Church, Lillington, N.C., seeks a full-time pastor to lead our church into a new chapter in our history. We are a Baptist congregation committed to Baptist distinctives, focusing on the inspirational worship of God and applying the Bible to all areas of life. Our congregation is mission minded with a good history of cooperative and hands-on missions. We affirm both men and women to serve as deacons in the church. We desire a pastor who has strong preaching skills, is a leader in guiding and directing the church spiritually and administratively, and has a servant’s heart. The successful candidate will have a strong calling to the pastoral ministry, hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree, and possess some years of experience in congregational ministry. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit résumés by Nov. 15 to Pastor Search Committee, P.O. Box 160, Lillington, NC 27546 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Baptist Church (at the Singing Bridge) of Frankfort, Ky., is seeking a full-time minister of missions to work alongside a quality staff with a team approach to vision and ministry. FBC is actively affiliated with the CBF and Kentucky Baptist Fellowship. The minister of missions will serve as the director of the Mission Frankfort Clinic; will supervise the mission leader of the Emma Quire Mission Center (in Owsley County); will oversee community mission projects such as the clothes closet, benevolence fund, and specific congregation projects (such as the Morocco Partnership and Soup Kitchen), as well as being involved in the life and work of the congregation. A successful candidate must have an M. Div. degree, with the M.S.W. dual degree preferred. The minister of missions should possess exceptional people skills, have the ability to work with diverse populations, have experience and proven success with obtaining grants, and possess excellent organizational and supervisory skills. Spanish language skills would be an asset. More information on the church and ministries can be found at fbcfrankfort.org. Interested applicants should email résumés to FBCMissions15@gmail.com or to Minister of Missions Search Committee, First Baptist Church, 201 St. Clair St., Frankfort, KY 40601.
The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Virginia (CBFVA) is accepting résumés for a new field coordinator to serve as the primary contact for all CBFVA and CBF matters within Virginia. The field coordinator will be responsible for the coordination and supervision of the administrative affairs of CBFVA. Interested candidates must have a Master of Divinity or equivalent degree. Preferred candidates shall have the following qualifications: a minimum of two years of full-time ministry experience, excellent communication skills, familiarity with the polity and practices of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF), the availability to travel extensively in order to network among all members of the Virginia Baptist family, and the ability to effectively share the mission of CBFVA and CBF. CBFVA is a diverse family, and all interested persons are encouraged to apply. Résumés may be sent to CoordinatorSearch@cbfva.org.