West Hills Baptist Church in Knoxville, Tenn., is seeking a full-time youth minister to lead and guide our youth into the future. Candidates should be a graduate of a fully accredited seminary/divinity school with a minimum of 5 years of youth ministerial experience. Feel free to visit our website at westhillsbaptist.org and, if interested, send a cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Baptist Church of Fredericksburg, Texas, is seeking a new senior pastor. The preferred candidate will be 35-55 years old, hold at least a master’s degree from an accredited Baptist seminary or school of theology, and have a minimum of five years of pastoral experience. Interested persons are asked to prepare a packet including the following materials: a current résumé, a video of a recent sermon (by DVD or permanent internet file link), a list of at least three professional references, and if possible, a statement describing your philosophy of ministry leadership. This material should be sent to Pastor Search Committee, P.O. Box 1669, Fredericksburg TX 78624, or to email@example.com. Applications are being accepted through Oct. 31.
Suppose God called and you didn’t get the message? If you’re the one whom God would call to pastor a special church, wouldn’t it be terrible not to get the word? That could happen with the “networking” system, which might pass you by. We can’t take that risk. Third Baptist Church in St. Louis is a unique and historic church in a dynamic urban arts and education district, probing new pathways of service in a changing world. Our members are young and old, black and white, rich and poor, from the city and suburbs, with backgrounds in ABC, SBC, CBF and other denominational affiliations. You might be the one for us. So, we’re sending you a message. Learn more, in confidence. Contact our search committee chair, Evelyn Kurtz, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (314) 434-1201. Our information packet might contain a message intended just for you.
Greystone Baptist Church, located in a diverse, growing area of North Raleigh, N.C., is prayerfully seeking a full-time associate minister of music. GBC is affiliated with the Raleigh Baptist Association, CBFNC and CBF National, and partners with these and other local ministries for mission opportunities for our 750+ members. Our church affirms/ordains men and women to serve in all roles within the church, including those of deacon and minister. Greystone has a vibrant and rich musical heritage that includes a graded music program for children, a youth choir, an adult choir, handbells and other ensembles. Worship at Greystone is contextual, utilizing the diverse musical gifts of the congregation, and is grounded in the scripture readings of the Revised Common Lectionary and the seasons of the Christian year. We are seeking a spiritual music leader who is willing to share his/her musical, creative, teaching and pastoral gifts as part of our ministerial team. The candidate will bring an understanding of and appreciation for a broad spectrum of musical genres to work collaboratively with the ministerial staff, musicians and members in developing, planning and directing inspirational music that will enhance our worship. Candidates should be outstanding musicians with church worship leadership experience and have earned a graduate degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school with a concentration in church music (or similar training). For more detailed information, please visit greystonechurch.org. If you feel God is leading you to our church, please send your résumé by October 15 to GBCmusicsearch@gmail.com or to Greystone Music Minister Search Team, 4814 Summit Arbor Dr. 202, Raleigh, NC 27612.
• A flagship CBF of South Carolina congregation
• Affirming of women in all ministry roles
• Ordained Baptist minister
• Degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school
• Ministry experience
• Provide spiritual leadership for the congregation
• Lead the congregation and staff in pursuing the mission of the church
• Assist in forming the vision of the church for ministry in the 21st century
Submit résumés by October 1 to:
Pastor Search Committee
Fernwood Baptist Church
200 Fernwood Dr.
Spartanburg, SC 29307
New Faith Baptist Church in Annetta, Texas, is seeking a pastor for our small, rural, old-fashioned, independent Baptist church. We enjoy preaching primarily from the King James Bible, and we sing praises to God out of hymnals. Candidates may make inquiries or send résumés email@example.com or or to New Faith Baptist Church, 3033 W FM 5, Aledo, TX 76008.
First Baptist Church, Spruce Pine, N.C., is prayerfully seeking a full-time senior pastor whom God has chosen to lead and shepherd our congregation of 200-plus. Preferred qualifications include a theological degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school and a minimum of 5 years of pastoral experience. Send a letter of interest and résumé to Pastor Search Committee, First Baptist Church, 125 Tappan St., Spruce Pine, NC 28777 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Résumés by Sept. 30:
Coronado Baptist Church
Attn: Pastor Search Committee
501 Thunderbird Dr.
El Paso, TX 79912
Forest Hills Baptist Church of Raleigh, N.C., a moderate congregation affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and with historic ties to the Southern Baptist Convention, is seeking a “minister for serving Christ.” This is a full-time ministry position with benefits, and will focus primarily on the serving and caring ministries of our church and in our community along with church-wide responsibilities for children and families. An ideal candidate is eager to join a dynamic ministry staff, able to participate in a preaching rotation, and open and flexible towards new ideas and ways of doing ministry. More information is available at foresthills.org/careers. Email résumé and cover letter to email@example.com no later than Sept. 30.
Rolesville Baptist Church, located just north of Raleigh, N.C., is seeking a full-time minister of children and youth to enhance and encourage the spiritual growth of our members, with a special emphasis on children, youth and their families. RBC is in friendly cooperation with the Raleigh Baptist Association and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, both on a national and state level. Candidates should be a graduate of a fully accredited seminary/divinity school with a minimum of 5 years of youth/children’s ministerial experience. Salary and benefits are commensurate with qualifications of the candidate chosen. A full job description is available at rolesvillebaptist.org. If interested, please complete and return the application for employment, along with a current résumé, to firstname.lastname@example.org or to Search Committee Chair, Rolesville Baptist Church, P.O. Box 185, Rolesville, NC 27571.
Neill’s Creek Baptist Church in Angier, N.C., is prayerfully seeking a part-time director of music. We seek an energetic leader with a heart for worship who will assist in planning and leading music for meaningful worship services. The director of music will be primarily responsible for the adult choir but will also consult with leaders of the children’s choir, adult handbell choir and adult praise team. Preference will be given to candidates who have previous experience in directing church choirs, congregational singing and overseeing a church’s music ministry. NCBC averages 150 in Sunday morning worship attendance and is located in a growing community. We are affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Little River Baptist Association. For a copy of the job description, contact the church at (919) 639-6126 or email@example.com Résumés may be sent to Music Ministry Search Committee, Neill’s Creek Baptist Church 4200 Neill’s Creek Rd. Angier, NC 27501.
School of Divinity and Department of Religious Studies
This faculty-level position, which may include teaching, will oversee a new program scheduled to begin enrolling students in the fall 2015 semester and will serve as primary advisor to students in the program. A master’s degree is required.