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CHURCHES SEEKING STAFF

In addition to posting an open ministry position on the CBF Church Benefits website, we offer search committees complimentary copies of the Minister's Compensation Guide and Benefits Book to assist in designing a compensation and benefits package to attract and retain high quality ministers.

CBF Church Benefits also encourages search committees to connect with CBF’s Reference and Referral service to communicate staff needs and to solicit resumes of potential candidates. You can submit a Church/Position Profile through CBF Leader Connect. For questions and additional resources, we encourage you to contact Rob Fox at 770-220-1692.

CLERGY SEEKING PLACEMENT

Answering the call to ministry requires prayer and reflection. CBF Church Benefits encourages clergy seeking placement to connect with CBF’s Reference and Referral service to share your sense of call and resume. You can submit a Candidate Profile through CBF Leader Connect. Ministers in need of assistance related to compensation and benefits are encouraged to explore the CBF Church Benefits’ Minister's Compensation Guide and Benefits Book.  For questions and additional resources, please contact Rob Fox at 770-220-1692.

Email Beth Jones with updates for listed positions.

CBB serves individual churches/non-profits, and not search firms.

MINISTRY JOBS

ALABAMA

MINISTER TO CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES
BROOKWOOD BAPTIST CHURCH, MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL

We are seeking a Minister to Children and Their Families who will provide a safe and vibrant environment for the 1st through 6th graders of Brookwood Baptist Church to learn more about the Christian faith (Evangelism) and what it means to be a follower of Christ (Discipleship). This minister will engage in partnership with the families of school-aged children to awaken, support, and continue this faith development in their homes. Brookwood is an intergenerational congregation with a strong mission-minded focus, so this minister will also develop, coordinate, and participate in relevant missions projects with the children and these families (Missions). In addition, the Minister to Children and Their Families will passionately seek to build relationships with both the churched and unchurched children in our community (Connections) through creative ministry methods. This minister will conduct himself/herself in a professional manner (Administration) with a commitment to excellence. Position Description 

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022

MINISTER TO Students, Full-time
Mountain Brook BAPTIST CHURCH, MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL

We are looking for a Minister to Students at Mountain Brook Baptist. Position Profile

Posting deadline: 10/01/2022

FLORIDA

Associate Pastor for Church Life, Youth and Mission, FULL-TIME
Plymouth Congregational CHURCH, Miami, FL

The Associate Pastor for Church Life, Youth and Mission is responsible for helping Plymouth grow and thrive and serve the Lord. Job Description

  • Church Life: Inspiring member engagement across all generations, especially through creative fellowship and volunteer events – working particularly closely with our new lay-led Board of Church Life as we shape this emerging ministry initiative.
  • Youth: Building the Youth program, connecting with our Youth and their families. We are eager to capture the momentum from our just-completed 26-member Confirmation class (9th-12th graders) as well as a new “Mid-Youth” initiative for our 5th-8th graders.
  • Mission: Planning and leading mission outings for all ages, locally and beyond – working closely with our Board of Outreach and Mission (BOOM) and our Emergency Response Fund.
  • Worship and Other Roles: Regularly helping lead worship (800 church members and attendance of 200+) and other pastoral roles.

Posting deadline: 09/01/2023

GEORGIA

Minister of Students, Full-Time
First Baptist Church Carrollton, GA

First Baptist Church Carrollton is in the process of finding the next leader of our student ministry who is passionate for Jesus Christ and leading students who are in middle school, high school, and college to have a relationship with Him. Job Posting

Posting deadline: 11/30/2022

Associate Pastor, Full-Time
First Baptist Church, Eatonton, GA

This full-time position focuses on faith formation among youth and children and their families. It serves the pastoral needs of the church and community along with a Senior Pastor, a part-time Music Minister and a part-time Children’s Assistant. Eatonton is a vibrant, growing community in the heart of the Middle Georgia lake country, just over an hour southeast of Atlanta and an hour south of Athens. MORE INFORMATION

Please send resume to FBC, P.O. Box 3400, 115 N. Madison Ave., Eatonton, GA 31024 or email to craigwmsn@gmail.com. View www.firstbaptisteatonton.org for additional information.

Posting deadline: 12/01/2022

Associate Pastor, Youth Ministry, Part-Time
Parkway Baptist Church, Duluth, GA

Parkway Baptist Church, Johns Creek, Georgia, seeks an Associate Pastor, Youth Ministry. This part-time position oversees the spiritual development of middle and high school students in a small, moderate, Baptist church under the leadership and supervision of the Senior Pastor. The Associate Pastor will have the unique opportunity to experience all aspects of church leadership and ministry in a diverse, vibrant, and growing suburb just north of Atlanta. Please send resume to Parkway Baptist Church, 5975 State Bridge Rd., Duluth, GA 30097, or email to jsamp@parkway-baptist.org. View www.parkway-baptist.org for additional information. Job Description

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022

Family Minister, Full-Time
Second Avenue Baptist Church of Rome, GA

Second Avenue Baptist Church in Rome, Georgia is seeking a full-time Family Minister. Our church aims to be part of our community, show the grace of God, and carry out the call of the Gospel in an intergenerational context, where healthy families are the heart of a healthy church. The Family Minister will serve alongside staff to strengthen the ministerial team. This person will be called to equip, encourage, and partner with families of children, youth, and college students in helping to disciple children to adulthood. A degree in ministry from an accredited college or seminary and experience in full-time children and youth ministry are desirable. Interested candidates can view the pastor, church, and community profiles at www.sabcrome.com/about-us. Please submit your resume and references to familyministersearch@sabcrome.com by December 31, 2022.

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022

KENTUCKY

senior MINISTER, full-time
Immanuel Baptist Church Paducah, Ky

Immanuel Baptist Church, a mission-minded, faithful, welcoming community of believers, seeks a Senior Minister to work alongside leading us into a bright future. Immanuel, a CBF-aligned church, has a rich heritage in beautiful Paducah, located in west Kentucky on the Ohio River. Immanuel’s next Senior Minister will be available to all, with emphasis on pastoral care. We seek a pastor who is a servant-leader, relatable and authentic, yet dynamically exegetical when preaching/teaching the Gospel. Immanuel’s next Senior Minister will have the ability to effectively communicate with full-time and part-time staff and with committees with experience in organizational management of a church, to including fiscal oversight. A candidate with 5-10+ years is preferred; however, associate pastor experience in a mid-to-large urban environment with staff responsibilities may be considered. Minimum education requirements are a Master of Divinity. To apply, please email a resume to immanuelpaducahsearch@gmail.com.

Posting deadline: 11/30/22

MICHIGAN

senior pastor, full-Time
chilson hills baptist CHURCH, howell, MI

We seek a Full Time Ordained Pastor who will:

  • Inspire and lead Spiritual growth for all.
  • Show us the way to grow our church membership, Music programs and Youth programs.
  • As a team member, shepherd us with grace and humor while fostering our spiritual maturity.
  • Take the time to understand us individuality, our history, our strengths and needs, then use this understanding to help build and implement a plan to reach out.
  • Create energy and excitement, learning how Chilson functions through honest interest in the people and program participation.
  • Allow for mistakes and room to grow with patience.
  • Instill a strong commitment for excellence in all things.
  • Help us joyfully embrace the continual changes called life with God’s love; while prayerfully discerning and resolving conflict.

Church Profile

Posting Deadline: 09/30/2022

MISSISSIPPI

pastor, full-Time
University Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, MS

University Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, MS invites inquiries regarding its recently opened pastor search. As we affirm on our website, “UBC exists to live out the gospel of Jesus and be an affirming example of God’s light to all.” We are affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Alliance of Baptists. A diverse congregation of approximately two hundred, we are inclusive, inquisitive and community minded.

For more information and for application instructions, see the Pastor Announcement at ubchm.org/pastor-announcement/. Applications will be reviewed until a final selection is made.Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of five references who have personal knowledge about the applicant’s qualifications for this position.

All materials should be emailed to ubcsearch@ubchm.org. Applications will be reviewed until a final selection is made.

Posting Deadline: 11/30/2022

NORTH CAROLINA

Associate Pastor of Music and Education, part-time
First Baptist Church Anderson Street, Fayetteville, NC

First Baptist Church Anderson Street, Fayetteville, NC, a diverse downtown church committed to caring for our community and affirming of women as ministers, is seeking a full-time associate pastor. Responsibilities include leading youth and children’s ministries and directing the music ministry of the church. This position calls for creativity and organizational skills to provide a Christ-centered ministry of spiritual development for the youth, along with opportunities for the children to participate in fellowship and missions. Musical training is required to prepare music for weekly and special worship services, while developing new and established music groups. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume and letter of interest to the Associate Pastor Search Committee at FBCAssociatePastorMusicEd@gmail.com.

Posting deadline: 11/04/2022

Minister of Family Life, full-time
First Baptist Church of Kernersville, Nc

The Minister of Family Life is responsible for the ministry areas of the church including student, missions, worship, family life and fellowship. This position will work with other church leaders to address the needs and opportunities for all people in the congregation. This position will also provide support to the Senior Pastor in worship and other pastoral acts. The total job description is posted on the church website.

Posting deadline: 09/30/2022

Minister to Children & Community Engagement, Full-time
First Baptist Church, Smithfield, Nc

The Minister to Children & Community Engagement is responsible for the leadership, program coordination and spiritual pathway for children birth-5th grade. They will have a great impact on the children’s lives and their families. This minister will also have many opportunities in community engagement and support. This minister will serve as a liaison for the Directors of FBC Smithfield’s Weekday Early Education (WEE), After School Care, Summer Adventures and community ministries. This position is full-time and will report to Rev. Kristen Tucker, Pastor.

For a full job description, please visit: https://www.fbcsmithfield.org/jobs-at-first-baptist

Posting deadline: 10/31/2022

Minister to Music & Worship, part-time
First Baptist Church, Smithfield, Nc

The Minister to Music & Worship Experience is responsible for the leadership and worship service coordination for congregants. They will have a great opportunity in leading the FBC Smithfield congregation in creative worship through song, arts and prayer. This minister will also have many opportunities for community engagement and support. This position is part-time and will report to Rev. Kristen Tucker, Pastor.

For a full job description, please visit: https://www.fbcsmithfield.org/jobs-at-first-baptist

Posting deadline: 10/31/2022

Minister to Youth & Families, part-time
First Baptist Church, Smithfield, Nc

The Minister to Youth & Families is responsible for the leadership, program coordination and spiritual pathway for youth 5th - 12th grades. They will have a great impact on the youth’s lives and their families. This position is part-time and will report to Rev. Kristen Tucker, Pastor.

For a full job description, please visit: https://www.fbcsmithfield.org/jobs-at-first-baptist

Posting deadline: 10/31/2022

Senior Pastor, full-time
First Baptist Church, Whiteville, Nc

First Baptist Church of Whiteville, NC. Inc., dually-aligned with CBF and SBC, is seeking a full-time pastor. FBC is a moderate, mission-minded church with a 187-year history, a resident membership of 271 members and a traditional style of worship. Candidate should have a minimum of a Master of Divinity, strong ability to preach/teach, good leadership skills, and compassion for people of various ages. Send resume to bettyjoprevatte@gmail.com, or Betty Jo Prevatte, 216 Pine Street, Whiteville, NC 28472.

Posting deadline: 10/15/2022

Leader of Music and Worship, PART-time
LAFAYETTE Baptist Church, FAYETTEVILLE, Nc

LaFayette Baptist Church, located in Fayetteville, NC, is seeking a part-time Leader of Music and Worship. If interested, please submit your cover letter and resume to kevin.moore@lafayettebaptist.org. Please send any questions to the same email address. Job Description

Posting deadline: 12/15/2022

Associate Minister of Pastoral Care and Justice, FULL-time
MYERS PARK Baptist Church, CHARLOTTE, Nc

Myers Park Baptist Church (MPBC) in Charlotte, NC, is seeking a full-time Associate Minister of Pastoral Care and Justice, responsible for assisting the Senior Minister in the pastoral care and justice ministries of the church as the staff liaison to our Ministry of Congregational Care (MCC) and our Ministry of Justice and Outreach (MOJO).In addition to providing pastoral care to the members and staff of the congregation, the minister coordinates the congregational care volunteer ministry of the church. This person will provide leadership and vision for the justice and outreach ministry of our church as we work to confront whiteness and address the systemic racial and economic disparities in our community and the world. Our MOJO is strategically focused on the environment, economics, and education, while continuing our historic advocacy for LGBTQ+ rights, racial justice, immigration, hunger, housing, and health care. For more complete information, please visit https://myersparkbaptist.org/employment-opportunity-3/.

Posting deadline: 11/14/2022

Senior Pastor, Full-time
Piney Grove Baptist Church Mount Airy, Nc

Piney Grove Baptist Church in Mount Airy North Carolina, Surry County is prayerfully seeking a full time Senior Pastor. We are a moderate, rural congregation affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Our average attendance for Sunday School and Sunday Morning Worship Service is 75-80. We are seeking a pastor who will be a strong leader working with Deacons and other committees to mold and minister to our congregation and local community to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Candidate must have the desire to encourage and lead spiritual growth and love of all people during Wednesday night Bible Study and Sunday Morning Worship Service. Candidate must hold a seminary degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school. Please submit resume's and contact information by email to secretary@pgbcmountairy.org.

Posting deadline: 10/31/2022

SOUTH CAROLINA

Minister of Children and Families, full-time
First Baptist Church of Aiken, SC

First Baptist Church of Aiken, South Carolina, is seeking a full-time staff minister with primary responsibilities in children and families ministry.

The Minister of Children and Families is called to help children, from birth through elementary school, thrive in life and faith by planning, coordinating, and implementing ministries of Aiken’s First Baptist Church (AFBC). Additionally, this minister is called to nurture the whole family by equipping parents/guardians to be primary examples of faith for their children and by organizing ministry activities that allow families to fellowship and grow together.

AFBC is a growing congregation with a plethora of resources. The campus, situated in a unique historic downtown, was founded in 1805 and is primarily aligned with CBF and affiliated with SBC. The church fully supports women in all levels of congregational leadership. Ideal candidates will hold a masters degree from an accredited seminary or be a degree candidate in the final semester of his/her program. Candidates will have a demonstrated passion for working with children and families.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume by September 22, 2022, to Aiken’s First Baptist Church, Attn: Minister of Children and Families Search Committee, P.O. Box 3157, Aiken, SC, 29802. You can also email your resume and cover letter to childrensearch@FBCaiken.org.

Posting deadline: 09/22/2022

Minister of Discipleship/Outreach, full-time
St. Andrews Baptist Church, Columbia, SC

The Minister of Discipleship/Outreach leads people into missional engagement by providing innovative leadership and training. This involves deepening the congregation’s Biblical and spiritual relationship with Jesus and their calling as a Christian disciple. In addition, it involves disciple-making outreach to those not engaged with our congregation.

Posting deadline: 12/01/2022

Minister of Worship, full-time
St. Andrews Baptist Church, Columbia, SC

St. Andrews Baptist Church in Columbia, SC, is seeking a Minister of Worship with a primary focus of music leadership. We are searching for a person to own the entire worship experience as his/her place of focused leadership, while partnering with the pastor and other worship leaders to plan and lead excellent worship services, programs, and emphases, which enables SABC to accomplish worship and serving God by connecting people to Jesus and each other. If interested, please email resumes to: cpreston@standrewsbaptist.org.

TENNESSEE

LEAD PASTOR, PART-time
ALL SOULS CHURCH, KNOXVILLE, TN

Think about what it would be like to be a part of a downtown church family committed to growing in the way of Jesus, from artists to academics, pilgrims on a journey towards Jesus. All Souls Church is a Christ-centered worshiping community seeking the peace of Knoxville, Tennessee (Jeremiah 29:7).The Lead Pastor of All Souls Church fully embraces the mission, vision, values and doctrine claimed by the church and is deeply committed to leading, guiding, and shepherding us into the next season of our life in ministry. She/he is the organizational leader of the church and provides leadership and guidance, in line with sound doctrine, to the All Souls family as well as to the staff and many lay leaders in the church. Our people have varied theological and church backgrounds, and our pastors must be able to lovingly form and teach while articulating a vision for Christian life and ministry.

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022

TEXAS

Pastor of Worship & Music, full-time
Second Baptist Church, Lubbock, TX

Pastor for Worship and Music will lead and serve in all areas of worship and music ministries: conduct choir, orchestra and ensembles. create liturgies and opportunities for worship throughout the year, serve as a pastor on our staff and in our church at large. Our written statement of worship says, "2B’s Worship is a dynamic and spirit-filled fusion of diverse styles, traditions, music and cultures. Worship opens us to transforming encounters with Christ, with each other, and calls us to action." In as much as it is spiritually helpful to our congregation, we tend to follow the church calendar, Revised Common Lectionary and liturgical seasons. However we enjoy thinking and playing outside the sandbox. See more: https://secondb.org/worshippastor/

Posting deadline: 10/01/2022

VIRGINIA

Pastor, Full-Time
First Baptist Church Alta Vista, VA

Seeking a full-time pastor who will provide strong worship leadership, guidance for spiritual development and Christian outreach, compassionate pastoral care, and administrative skills. Our church utilizes a traditional style of worship but is open to less traditional elements. We affirm both men and women in ministry and leadership. The candidate should hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree.

Posting deadline: 10/31/2022

Associate Pastor for families, Full-Time
First Baptist Church of Martinsville, VA

Join in on new & creative ministry in SW Virginia! This position is a shared associate pastor position with two small, but growing sister CBF churches – Chatham Heights Baptist Church & First Baptist Church of Martinsville. Our churches have covenanted to share two full-time Associate Pastor positions in response to the Holy Spirit's work among us here in our city. If you're looking to minister to youth/children and their families, making disciples of Jesus, this innovative position might just be for you! Duties: Alongside church volunteers, create meaningful children and youth programs and minister to young families. This is a full-time position with a salary range of $35,000-$40,000, plus generous benefits (employer-paid healthcare & retirement, time off, sabbatical, half-tuition daycare) in a low-cost-of-living city in SW Virginia. Detailed job description, please visit www.fbcmartinsville.com/jobs. Submit a résumé and cover letter to libby@fbcmartinsville.com. Job Description

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022

Youth Director, Part-Time
Glen Allen Baptist Church, Glen Allen, VA

Glen Allen Baptist Church is seeking a part-time youth director. The candidate will guide the youth ministry through regular Bible study, missions, and fellowship events. The candidate will engage with students outside of programmed activities to build relationships and support faith development.

Responsibilities average approximately 10-15 hours per week. Please send a resume and cover letter to the pastor, Dr. Melissa Fallen (melissa@glenallenbaptist.org) by October 10.

Posting deadline: 10/10/2022

Youth Coordinator, Part-Time
Grandin Baptist Church, Roanoke, VA

Part-time position (approximately 15 hours per week)available at Grandin Court Baptist Church in Roanoke, VA. Meet with youth on Sundays and possibly Wednesdays, plan special events, implement a youth Sunday School curriculum, and lead mission trips. $12 - $15 per hour

Posting deadline: 11/01/2022

Senior Pastor, Full-Time
MECHANICSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH-IN GOSHEN ASSOCIATION, gordonsville, VA

Senior Pastor - Rural area in Louisa County. Average attendance now after Covid 50-65 on any given Sunday. Much opportunity for growth. Loving, caring congregation looking for shepherd for outreach and discipleship.

Posting deadline: 12/31/2023

Pastor, Full-Time
Monte Vista Baptist Church, Hurt, VA

membership 95; attendance 65; financially sound; room to grow; mission-minded; offers many spiritual growth opportunities; need pastor who can preach and teach, provide leadership in many areas; be a people person

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022