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ALABAMA

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ALASKA

Position: Pulpit Minister

Anchorage Church of Christ
2700 Debarr Rd.
Anchorage, AK. 99508

Website: Anchorage Church of Christ

Office Phone: 907-272-7584

Contact: Search Committee               email:  minsearch@anccoc.org

Date Open: Sept. 21, 2018

Deadline for application: Dec. 31, 2018

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Notes: Anchorage church of Christ is seeking a full-time pulpit minister with at least five years experience preaching with church of Christ congregations, deeply dedicated to the inerrancy of the Scriptures, and able to show the relevance of its message in todays diverse culture. We prefer a family man with the ability to lovingly connect with saints of all ages. The successful candidate must be able to promote personal evangelism and be a role model as he demonstrates bringing souls to Christ Jesus. Anchorage church of Christ is an ethnically diverse group of more than 300 members in a city of 300,000 plus. Our community is also home to Joint-Base Elmendorf-Richardson and the University of Alaska-Anchorage. We have active Evangelism and Education Visions, youth group, deaf ministry, senior group, and prison ministry. You will serve alongside four shepherds and nine deacons. We have elder-centered leadership, believe in a literal interpretation of the Scriptures, hold that baptism i s essential to salvation, utilize males exclusively in leading the public worship assemblies, and conduct traditional congregational-style a cappella worship services. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and education. If you feel you satisfy the above requirements and might like to work with us, please send your resume, personal and professional references (three) as well as a digital copy of one of your sermons to minsearch@anccoc.org (video preferred) by Dec 31, 2018. If selected for a telephone interview, you and your wife may also be requested to visit us in Anchorage AK. During this visit, we will conduct a face-to face interview and you will be asked to present two sermons (morning and evening) and teach a Sunday morning auditorium adult class.

Note: Anchorage is a beautiful city and winters can be harsh.


ARIZONA

Position: Associate/Pulpit Minister

West Olive Church of Christ
10935 West Olive Ave
Peoria, AZ. 85345

Website: West Olive Church of Christ

Office Phone: 623-972-8479

Contact: Bob Milstead               email:  woelders@westolive.com

Date Open: Feb. 15, 2018

Deadline for application: Aug. 15, 2018

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Qualifications: The ideal candidate should be a married middle aged man with at least ten years of experience. He should be of strong personal faith and be doctrinally sound and well grounded in the Scriptures. He should have an evangelistic heart to share the Gospel with those who are lost.

Expectations: Responsibilities of this position include preaching, teaching and participation in the life of our church family.

Notes: We are seeking an Associate Minister to work with our Pulpit Minister with the intention of transitioning to our full Pulpit Minister. The Associate Pulpit Minister will work with our current Pulpit Minister and Elders to serve the West Olive Church of Christ by providing a balanced ministry of preaching, teaching and assisting the elders in implementing our vision to help the congregation grow to its full potential in membership and spiritual growth in Christ. We are a congregation of 450 members in a growing community west of Phoenix, AZ.


ARKANSAS

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BRITISH COLUMBIA

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CALIFORNIA

Position: Pulpit/Outreach/Evangelism Minister

Kentucky Avenue Church of Christ
470 Kentucky Ave.
Woodland, CA. 95695

Website: Kentucky Avenue Church of Christ

Office Phone: (530) 661-7488

Contact: Jim Meneely               email:  MinisterSearch@Minister.com

Date Open: Sept. 17, 2019

Deadline for application: Until filled

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Notes: We are seeking a fulltime gospel preacher, a man who is an example in personal work and evangelism to help us grow in the Woodland CA. and surrounding area. The candidate must fulfill his responsibility to preach the word (2 Tim. 4:2), while engaging in the same kinds of works that all Christians must engage in to be pleasing to God (Matt. 25:35-36). Our congregation has grown older and smaller over the past few years, and currently we are between 50-55 in attendance on Sunday mornings. It is our desire to grow in the word as well as in number, so we are looking for someone special that would have the same desire. While our congregation does not currently have any elders, due to one of the elders moving away, we recognize that it is God’s will to have qualified men to fill that position. (Titus 1:5) We hope to eventually install qualified men soon in the near future. We own our beautiful facility and have plenty of room to grow. The ideal candidate would have pulpit experience, involvement in growing previous congregations and having served under elders. All applicants will be considered. Please provide a copy of your resume and an audio file on Flash/Thumb Drive, or DVD, or link to a sermon(s) you have preached within the last year. For more information, please contact Jim Meneely, at the above email address. The compensation package will be commensurate with education and experience.


COLORADO

Position: Youth Minister

Southwest Church of Christ
1635 S. Pueblo Blvd.
Pueblo, CO. 81005

Website: Southwest Church of Christ

Office Phone: 719-564-3873

Contact: Kerri Diller               email:  southwestcofc1@gmail.com
phone: 719-564-3873   or
Greg Dwyer                 email: swmissions@comcast.net
phone: 719-250-5179

Date Open: May 2, 2018

Deadline for application: Aug. 1, 2018

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Qualifications: Loves kids

Notes: Job Description: Coordinate education curriculum and all activities for those grades 6-12, including all youth trips. Attend events in which our youth participate. Visit and set up Bible studies with youth that visit Bible classes or assemblies. Preach when the pulpit minister is absent. Work well with leadership and staff. We are looking for a biblically sound married man with a supportive and involved wife. Our ideal candidate will also possess good communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Those who hold a degree in other areas of study but that have significant work related experience will also be considered.

Please send your resume to Greg Dwyer at gdwyer339@aol.com and copying to Kerri Diller at southwestcofc1@gmail.com. Be sure to include a list of all your youth ministry experience and provide references related to the work experience. If available, please send a recorded copy of a recent lesson taught or sermon preached (via either regular mail, email, or please provide an internet link if the lesson is available on the web).


CONNECTICUT

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DELAWARE

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FLORIDA

Position: Pulpit Minister

Scenic Hills Church of Christ
1295 E. Nine Mile Road
Pensacola, FL. 32514

Office phone: 850-477-2114

Website: Scenic Hills Church of Christ

Contact: Michelle Glover              email: office@scenichillschurchofchrist.org

Date Open: Oct. 18, 2018

Deadline for application: Until filled

Marital Status: Married preferred

Notes: The Scenic Hills Church of Christ in Pensacola, FL is looking for a full-time Preaching Minister to join our staff to take on primary preaching responsibilities, while sharing a percentage with our two other Ministers (Youth and College). He will also coordinate our Connections groups, which are divided by age-stages. We are a congregation of around 200 members and have elders and deacons. Ministry experience is required. Send resume to office@scenichillschurchofchrist.org


GEORGIA

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HAWAII

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IDAHO

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ILLINOIS

Position: Pulpit Minister

East Peoria Church of Christ
520 Arnold Rd.
East Peoria, IL. 61611

Office phone: 309-699-4994

Website: East Peoria Church of Christ

Contact: Paul Willett              email: ptwillett@gmail.com
phone: 309-361-0798         or:
Mark Fawley               email: marktfawley@gmail.com
phone: 309-657-5898

Date Open: Mar. 19, 2019

Deadline for application: Jun. 30, 2019

Marital Status: Married preferred

Expectations: We are seeking a self-motivated pulpit minister who is an encourager, teacher and devoted follower of Christ. We are an established, loving congregation of approximately 75 members with three elders. While our congregation is predominately older (aged 65+), we have members of all ages and family types that worship with us.

We are prayerfully searching for a full-time minister candidate willing to prepare and preach sermons, help teach classes and serve the Lord together. We seek someone willing to serve with the congregation thru activities like visiting the sick, encouraging others to Christ through Biblical teachings, connecting through fellowship and building up the body of Christ.

This position includes salary and a parsonage as part of our total compensation. Conveniently on the church property is the three-bedroom, two-bath parsonage with large deck and walkout basement set back on a private wooded lot.

Notes: About the area: Located on the Illinois River, the Peoria area has lots to offer including great schools, colleges, easy access to quality healthcare services, established industries, museums, sports and entertainment as well as many dining and shopping options.

Interested in applying? Please submit your cover letter, resume and references along with audio samples of your work to Paul Willett (ptwillett@gmail.com) or Mark Fawley (marktfawley@gmail.com).


Position: Pulpit/Outreach Minister

Northside Church of Christ
17167 E. 2750 N. Rd. (P.O. Box 199)
Bismarck, IL. 61814

Contact: Kerry Smith              email: gocubsgo617@gmail.com

Date Open: Jul. 12, 2019

Deadline for application: Dec. 31, 2019

Marital Status: Married

Expectations: Preach, teach, member support, community involvement

Notes: The Northside Church of Christ is located in the small town of Bismarck in east central Illinois, near the IL/IN border. We seek a new minister for our church family, which averages 30-35 on Sunday mornings. The church has been established in the community for over 100 years, owns the building and minister’s home, and has two elders and two deacons appointed. Salary and benefits will be negotiated by the elders with the successful candidate. If interested in applying, please send the following: letter of interest/introduction, video/audio sample of sermon(s), complete resume of employment/education experience including three references regarding your preaching/church membership (include name, contact information, and relationship to the applicant. Note: The contact listed above is not an elder or deacon, I am assisting in getting our open position to online services. Mailed responses are preferred, however anything emailed to the above account will be forwarded.


INDIANA

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IOWA

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KANSAS

Position: Pulpit Minister

Parsons Church of Christ
2900 Briggs Ave.
Parsons, KS. 67357

Website: Parsons Church of Christ

Contact: Gary McGown              email: churchofchristparsons@gmail.com    or:
Burl Moore               email: churchofchristparsons@gmail.com

Date Open: Jun. 25, 2018

Deadline for application: Until filled

Marital Status: Married preferred

Qualifications: Build relationships with members and within the community to grow our congregation

Expectations: Preaching, teaching, build relationships with our members, community outreach, evangelism leading to church growth

Notes: We currently have an active membership of 40. We are seeking a full-time minister who will build relationships with our members and within the community. Someone who will help us grow our congregation.


KENTUCKY

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LOUISIANA

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MAINE

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MARYLAND

Position: Pulpit Minister

Huntingtown Church of Christ
4670 Solomons Island Road
Huntingtown, MD. 20639

Website: Huntingtown Church of Christ

Office phone: 410-535-5228

Contact: Walter McKain              email: staff@huntingtownchurchofchrist.com

Date Open: May 3, 2019

Deadline for application: Until filled

Marital Status: Married preferred

Qualifications: Please mail a letter of introduction, resume, and video link of recent sermons/classes and plan/vision how they would work to mature every member of this church in their thinking and relating to God, Jesus, each other, and to the lost.

Expectations: For added information: Huntingtown Church of Christ Preachersearch


MASSACHUSETTS

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MICHIGAN

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MINNESOTA

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MISSISSIPPI

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MISSOURI

Position: Student Minister & Children and Family Minister

McKnight Crossings Church of Christ
2515 S. McKnight Rd.
Saint Louis, MO. 63124

Website: McKnight Crossings Church of Christ

Office phone: 314-962-7026

Contact: Eric McPherson          email: emcpherson@cfserve.org
phone: 314-304-4831    or
Jeff McGlawn            email: jeffmcglawn@gmail.com
phone: 636-692-3397

Date Open: Dec. 8, 2018

Deadline for application: Jan. 31, 2019

Marital Status: No Preference

Notes: The McKnight Crossings Church of Christ in St. Louis, Missouri, is actively seeking to hire a male or female full-time Student Minister for grades 6-12, to help us meet the vision of the Milestone Family Ministry program. Our vision for our Student Ministry is: To navigate a common path for church and home, using an intentional team approach to encourage MX children and parents, to grow in Delighting in God, Encouraging One Another, and Serving Eagerly, from ages 0-18.��

The primary focus of this position is leading the Student Ministry. while supporting the growth of the entire ministry.

The McKnight Crossings Church of Christ is actively seeking to hire a male or female full-time Children and Family Minister to work one-half time with grades 0-5, and one-half time with Students grades 6-12 to help us meet the vision of the Milestone Family Ministry program. The vision of the Milestone Ministry is to navigate a common path for church and home, using an intentional team approach to encourage MX children and parents, to grow in Delighting in God, Encouraging One Another, and Serving Eagerly, from ages 0-18.

The primary focus of this position is to lead the kids Crossings Ministry (0-5th grade), while supporting the growth of the 6-12th ministry through building spiritually encouraging relationships with the teens and their families.

Apply online by going to: McKnightCrossings.org/teens.

Applications Due: January 31
Questions should be directed to Eric McPherson: emcpherson@cfserve.org


MONTANA

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NEBRASKA

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NEVADA

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

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NEW JERSEY

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NEW MEXICO

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NEW YORK

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NORTH CAROLINA

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NORTH DAKOTA

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OHIO

Position: Pulpit Minister

Northland Church of Christ
4581 Cleveland Ave.
Columbus, OH. 43231

Contact: Mike Evans         email: ncocministersearch@gmail.com

Website: Northland Church of Christ

Date Open: Aug. 17, 2018

Deadline for application: Until filled

Marital Status: Married Required

Responsibilities:

– Weekly preaching and leading Bible classes
– Involved in prayer groups and small groups
– Regularly attends informal church gatherings/events
– Encourages and supports various outreach ministries
– Models evangelism, ethics and discipleship principles
– Works with leaders from Ghana and Spanish congregations
– Advises/studies with members as needed or requested
– Involved in regular visitation (i.e., hospitalized, shut-ins, etc.)

Minimum Requirements:

– Married
– Bachelors degree in Biblical Studies
– Five+ years of preaching experience

Notes: The Northland Church of Christ in Columbus, Ohio is looking for a pulpit minister. Northland is a multi-culture, local mission-minded, 120+ member congregation located in an urban area of northeast Columbus. Active outreach ministries include: Food Pantry, Clothing Closet, Child Care, Women’s Prison Ministry, and Senior Citizens Home. The Northland Church also includes 80+ Ghana and 25+ Spanish member congregations that meet independently.

Most importantly, Northland is looking for a man who loves God and is devoted to knowing and sharing His word. It would be expected that he has good personal study habits and regular prayer. He should be a man who devotes himself to others with an ultimate focus on helping them to know and trust God. His primary purpose would be to help expand the kingdom and help the church here at Northland grow.

The minister will be expected to work with the elders, deacons, youth coordinator, and the rest of the church staff to determine the best way to address the needs of the members.

The minister will be expected to meet regularly with the elders individually and as a group to mentor and develop each other to bring glory to God.


OKLAHOMA

Position: Pulpit Minister

Yale Church of Christ
826 E. Detroit
Yale, OK. 74085

Contact: Marty Foutch
phone: 918-740-7218
email: martyfoutch@yahoo.com

Date Open: Jul. 14, 2018

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Expectations: To be discussed.

Notes: Our small congregation is committed to loving God, loving others, and making and maturing disciples. Our desire is the minister will be involved in community outreach, preaching, and teaching to meet the needs of our entire church family – children, youth, adults, and seniors. We hope this will evolve into a full time position.


ONTARIO

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OREGON

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PENNSYLVANIA

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QUEBEC

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RHODE ISLAND

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SOUTH CAROLINA

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SOUTH DAKOTA

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TENNESSEE

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TEXAS

Position: Youth Minister

North Madison Church of Christ
402 North Madison
Madisonville, TX. 77864

Contact: Dr. Jerry J. Cox
email:  jjcox7@gmail.com

Date Open: Feb. 24, 2020

Deadline for application: Apr. 1, 2020

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Expectations: As a congregation of 60, we expect our youth minister to be actively involved in the lives of our youth and in the community.

Notes: The position will consist of helping lead and organize the teaching of teens, younger children (pre-youth group age) and their families in activities for spiritual development through enrichment, education, and family-based events.

Candidate must be able to see a project through from start to finish. Youth camps, retreats, service projects, vbs, etc.

You will also be asked to fill-in when the minister is not available and may be called on to help lead worship/bible class services.

You will work alongside our current minister and 4 elders in a congregation of 60.

This position can be considered for a bi-vocational candidate as well.

Three bedroom/2 bath parsonage included with salary and benefits.

Bilingual preferred but not necessary.


UTAH

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VERMONT

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VIRGINIA

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WASHINGTON

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WEST VIRGINIA

Position: Pulpit Minister

Pumpkin Center Church of Christ
18 Darrah Lane
Fairview, WV. 26570

Phone: 304-629-3726

Website: Pumpkin Center Church of Christ

Contact: Timothy Gump
email:  timothylgump@gmail.com

Date Open: Jul. 15, 2018

Deadline for application: None

Marital Status: Married Preferred

Notes: Duties include, but are not limited to: preaching/teaching, visiting members with special needs at their homes and in hospitals, highly active in community outreach and personal evangelism, working with and supporting our youth, is organized and preaches the Bible and must be dedicated to the spiritual development of the congregation. House and Utilities are Included.


WISCONSIN

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WYOMING

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UNITED KINGDOM

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