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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.

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

Email Beth Jones with updates for listed positions.

MINISTRY JOBS

ALABAMA

MINISTER OF MISSIONS, FULL-TIME
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF HUNTSVILLE, AL

FBC Huntsville, Alabama is seeking a full-time Minister of Missions. For more information, please visit www.fbchsv.org/missionssearch. Please submit resumes via e-mail to: missionssearch@fbchsv.org. Position Description PDFWe are geographically located in the heart of downtown Huntsville with a heart for ministry to this city we call home. Huntsville has most recently been named by U.S. News and World Report as the 7th best place to live in the U.S. We are a dually-aligned church to SBC & CBF... often referring to ourselves as centrist Baptists.We look forward to hearing from you…Minister of Missions Search TeamFirst Baptist Church of Huntsville, ALA Church in the Heart of the City!

Posting deadline: 07/31/2022

MINISTER OF MUSIC & WORSHIP, FULL-TIME
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF HUNTSVILLE, AL

The Minister of Music & Worship is part of the church's ministerial team of 12 ministers and numerous administrative staff. Primary responsibilities include leadership of the traditional worship service, 100+ voice choir, 50+ orchestra, and various other choral groups within the church. This individual will work closely with the Associate Minister of Music and Organist in planning and administering many details of the church music ministry (a program which has 3 full-time ministers of music and several administrative staff, both full-time and part-time. Position Description PDF

The church is affiliated with both the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention. Combined weekly attendance is typically around 1,100 with 700 in the traditional Sanctuary Worship and 400 in the contemporary First Fellowship Worship. Most recently, Palm Sunday combined was 1,150 and Easter Sunday was 1,649.

Posting deadline: 07/31/2022

FLORIDA

SENIOR PASTOR, FULL-TIME
BAYSHORE BAPTIST CHURCH, TAMPA, FL

As Bayshore Baptist Church nears its 100th year of service to God and to the community, we are seeking a minister who is committed to showing God's love, acceptance, and support to all we serve and touch. We strive to be a welcoming church, to serve others, to nurture fellowship and friendships, and to deepen our study and understanding of the teachings of Jesus Christ. Bayshore has been blessed with members who selflessly served the community and with teachers who led us to explore and expand our understanding of the lessons of the Scriptures continually. We are grateful to them, and we hope to continue and expand their work. Guided by our history and the insights of the recent Dawnings Committee report, we hope to find a leader that will oversee our continued journey of work, study, fellowship, and love. Job Posting PDF

Posting deadline: 11/01/2022

GEORGIA

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

KENTUCKY

senior pastor, full-Time
FIRST baptist CHURCH, WILLIAMSBURG, KY

First Baptist Church, located in Williamsburg, Kentucky (approximately 100 miles south of Lexington, Kentucky and 70 miles north of Knoxville, Tennessee) is seeking a full-time pastor.

For over 139 years, we have been a congregation who is Christ centered, Bible-based, and mission-minded. We appreciate traditional worship while blending in some new styles. We are looking for a pastor called by God who communicates faith and beliefs through inspirational speaking skills. We are looking for someone with good leadership skills who can work with church staff, church leaders, and the church congregation as a whole. Candidates should be willing to embrace our church history, as well as be supportive to the congregation and wider community. We desire a pastor who can lead the church in outreach and growth. Seminary graduate with some experience preferred.

Interested candidates should visit our church website, fbcwky.org, to submit the requested information, or submit a cover letter and resume to fbcwoffice@gmail.com. Applications will be accepted through June 30, 2022.

Posting Deadline: 06/30/2022

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

NORTH CAROLINA

Minister of Youth and Music, full-time
Brunswick Islands Baptist Church, Holden Beach, Nc

Brunswick Islands Baptist Church, located less than five miles from Holden Beach, NC (in Supply) is now seeking a full-time Minister of Youth and Music.  We are looking for an individual with a heart for youth, a knowledge and love of music and a strong and maturing love for God. The position will be filled when the right candidate is found. Salary will be based on experience. We are dually aligned with CBFNC and the NC Baptist Convention. To submit a resume or inquire about the job description, please email Pastor Keith McKinney at keithmckinney5@gmail.com.

Director/Minister of Music and Media, full-time
First Baptist Church of Morganton, Nc

First Baptist Church of Morganton nurtures members through a program of Christian education and ministry providing ways to grow in faith and discipleship. Mission work is an important aspect of the church’s work. FBC is aligned with CBF, CBFNC, and the NCBaptist State Convention.
FBCMorganton is dedicated to using music and technology, sharing the gospel to our congregation and community, supporting and enhancing the musical abilities and spiritual growth of members, and promoting a variety of worship music. Email resumes to musicsearchfbcm@gmail.com

Associate Pastor for FAmilies, full-time
First Baptist Church of Mount Airy, Nc

First Baptist Church of Mount Airy, a 135-year-old church with 450+ resident members, is prayerfully seeking a full-time Associate Pastor for Families. The search committee is seeking a compassionate, caring servant-leader, led by the Holy Spirit, exhibiting visionary leadership and committed to the spiritual formation of members. The Associate Pastor’s responsibilities will be focused on youth, children, and their families while giving attention and oversight to the educational ministry for all age groups. Applicants should be biblically grounded and mature in their faith. A Bachelor’s Degree is required; seminary training is preferred, and the applicant should be ordained or a candidate for ordination. The search committee prefers to receive resumes by email at fbcapresumes@gmail.com; however, hard copies will be accepted. Please mail hard copies to: Associate Pastor Search Team, First Baptist Church, 714 N. Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030.

Minister of Education & Administration, Full-time
First Baptist Church Southern Pines, Nc

First Baptist Church - Southern Pines, NC is seeking a full-time (40 hours) Minister of Education & Administration. The ideal minister will be a person of deep faith in Christ and possess a desire to model a Christ-centered devotion in their personal and professional life. They must have leadership experience and be able to establish a vision for the administrative and discipleship ministries of the church that is consistent with the church’s overall vision and mission. They must be able to implement that vision to move the church forward. The Minister of Education & Administration will work cooperatively with a team-based ministerial staff in seeking to fulfill the mission of First Baptist Church to proclaim the gospel, nurture disciples, and serve others. First Baptist Church is located in a resort community with a vibrant and diverse population. All inquiries may be sent to Katie Roscoe, 200 East New York Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 or to ministerofeducation@fbcsp.org.

Posting deadline: 08/01/2022

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

First Baptist Church of Whiteville, N.C. Inc., is 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 277 members and a traditional style of worship. Candidate should have a minimum of a Master of Divinity, a 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: 07/16/2022

Associate Pastor: Students and Connections, full-time
First Baptist Church of Wilson, Nc

The First Baptist Church of Wilson, NC is seeking a full-time minister to join our staff as Associate Pastor: Students and Connections. The primary focus of this position will be providing the leadership, development, and implementation of ministry for youth (Middle School, Senior High, and College), with a secondary focus on providing guidance and oversight to the church’s communication strategies (e.g. managing social media accounts, website, etc.). Position Description

Posting deadline: 06/30/2022

Minister of Music, Part-time
Lakeside Church, Rocky Mount, Nc

Lakeside Baptist Church, Rocky Mount, North Carolina seeks a Minister of Music. Lakeside Church, affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Alliance of Baptists, is a Baptist church by heritage, open-minded and ecumenical in spirit, with a liturgical worship style which incorporates the richness of other Christian traditions. The church enjoys a reputation for outstanding music and is accustomed to and appreciates a wide repertoire of classical sacred music. The Minister of Music has responsibility for adult, youth and children's choirs and a bell choir and participates in worship planning. For more information, please contact Samuel W. Johnson, Music Committee Chairman, at 252-972-7118 or swjohnson@poynerspruill.com.

Posting deadline: 06/30/2022

YOUTH Minister, Part-time
MURFREESBORO Baptist Church MURFREESBORO, Nc

Murfreesboro Baptist Church is seeking a minister to lead its youth ministry. This 15 hour per week position requires planning and leading Wednesday night youth meetings, youth Sunday school, and one activity per month. Compensation is dependent upon experience. The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree (ministry experience and/or experience working with middle and high schoolers is preferred but not required). If you are interested, please email Teresa Martin (office@murfbc.org) for a complete job description.

Posting deadline: 07/31/2022

SOUTH CAROLINA

Minister to Families, Children, and Youth, full-time
PELHAM ROAD Baptist Church, GREENVILLE, SC

Pelham Road Baptist Church is a community of followers of Christ who believe in supporting the growth of and strengthening the relationships of ALL believers through study, conversation, worship, and learning together. As a part of this, a Minister to children, youth, and families would organize and develop of comprehensive program that would seek to involve children of all ages and their families in their growth in faith. In addition, they will share our vision and their faith with the church body, our leaders, and volunteers. Job Summary

Posting deadline: 06/30/2022

Minister to Children, full-time
FIRST Baptist Church, GREENVILLE, SC

First Baptist Church Greenville, SC, is seeking a Minister to Children, responsible for planning, coordinating, and leading the educational ministries of the church as they relate to children, ages birth through fifth grade. This position is full-time and will work under the general supervision of the Minister of Spiritual Formation and Outreach, and in cooperation with the pastoral staff, church staff, and committees of the church. Using their gifts and talents for ministry, they should have a passion for ministering to children and their families. This position offers the opportunity to enhance an ongoing and vibrant children’s ministry program in collaboration with an innovative pastoral staff and welcoming congregation.

Please visit our website at firstbaptistgreenville.com for more information about our congregation. The complete position description can be found here FBG Minister to Children.

Potential candidates should submit their resume and application no later than June 30th, 2022, by email to Jennifer Murphy jennifer.mcdade.murphy@gmail.com.

Posting deadline: 06/30/2022

TENNESSEE

Minister to YOUTH, PART-time
Central Baptist Church of Fountain City, KNOXVILLE, TN

Central Baptist Church of Fountain City in Knoxville, TN is searching for a Minister to Youth. The Minister to Youth will lead the church’s ministry to students in grades 6-12 with the goal of shaping lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ. The Minister to Youth will implement an exciting and effective ministry for middle and high school students, fostering and maintaining of a strong team of volunteers to lead and serve alongside our youth in ministry, mission, and Bible study, and communicate with and connect their parents to the youth ministry and the greater life of our church.This is a part-time position with the expectation of 25-30 hours of work per week. The desired candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree with preference given to a Master’s in Divinity or Biblical Studies graduate work, and at least 3 years of experience working with students aged 11-18. To apply, please email: youthministersearch@cbcfc.org

Posting deadline: 08/01/2022

TEXAS

Children's Minister, part-time
Lake Shore Baptist Church, Waco, TX

Status: Exempt, part-time, 20 hours/week (Salaried)Starting Salary: $21,000Reports to: Senior PastorThe Minister to Children will lead Lake Shore Baptist Church children (infants to 6th graders) in a comprehensive program of Christian education and will serve as a resource to parents and teachers in the following ways.1) By developing and/or coordinating all religious education programs for children; 2) By assuming primary responsibility for pastoral care for children; 3) By keeping parents, children, and the church body informed about children’s activities; 4) By participating as necessary with the pastoral staff in worship planning.Please visit https://lsbcwaco.org/children-and-youth-minister-searches/ for more information and to apply.

Posting deadline: 08/05/2022

Children's Minister, part-time
Lake Shore Baptist Church, Waco, TX

Status: Exempt, part-time, 20 hours/week (Salaried)Starting Salary: $21,000Reports to: Senior PastorThe Minister to Children will lead Lake Shore Baptist Church children (infants to 6th graders) in a comprehensive program of Christian education and will serve as a resource to parents and teachers in the following ways.1) By developing and/or coordinating all religious education programs for children; 2) By assuming primary responsibility for pastoral care for children; 3) By keeping parents, children, and the church body informed about children’s activities; 4) By participating as necessary with the pastoral staff in worship planning.Please visit https://lsbcwaco.org/children-and-youth-minister-searches/ for more information and to apply.

Posting deadline: 08/05/2022

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

Youth Director, Part-Time
Dover Baptist Church, Manakin-Sabot, VA

In search of a Children's and Youth Director responsible for partnering with volunteers in leading weekly Sunday Children's ministry activities, weekly activities as desired, and coordinating and implementing activities on a recurring basis for Youth. The Director is also expected to support summer Vacation Bible School and a week-long youth missions trip. Participating in and potentially teaching a Youth Sunday School class is also desired. Job Description

Posting deadline: 12/31/2022

Associate Pastor for Families, Full-time
First Baptist Church of Martinsville, VA

Join in on new & creative ministry in SW Virginia! This position is responsible for providing leadership in 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. For a more detailed job description, please visit www.fbcmartinsville.com/jobs. Job Description

Posting deadline: 07/31/2022

Pastor, Full-Time
Grace Hills Baptist Church, Kilmarnock, VA

Grace Hills Baptist Church, Appomattox, VA, is seeking a full-timepastor. We value a pastor who proclaims God’s Good News through inspirational speaking skills and informed Bible scholarship. Our worship liturgy is “Baptist traditional” while appreciating variations on our present worship style. We desire collegial ministry between our pastor and lay leaders and affirm women in ordained leadership. Candidates must have a Master of Divinity degree, and ideally, several years of experience either as a pastor or associate pastor. Interested candidates may learn more about our congregation and how to apply at gracehillsbaptist.com. Please send a cover letter of application, resume with three references (one or more from church members familiar with your pastoral work) to applygracehills@gmail.com.

Posting deadline: 07/29/2022

Pianist, Part-Time
Kilmarnock Baptist Church, Kilmarnock, VA

Kilmarnock Baptist Church, Virginia, is seeking a pianist to be prepared to play for a weekly choir rehearsal and a weekly Sunday worship service. Must have ability to sight read and play singers’ parts. Applicants must be a Christian. Salary contingent on training and experience. To request an application call 804-435-1703 or email info@kilmarnockbaptist.org.

Posting deadline: 06/30/2022

Pastor, Full-Time
Starling Avenue Baptist Church, Martinsville, VA

Starling Avenue Baptist Church (Martinsville, VA) seeks a full-time pastor who is Spirit-led, caring, loving, and can connect with people of all ages and various backgrounds. We long for a gifted leader who inspires and encourages through worship services, Bible study, and compassionate pastoral care. The church needs a shepherd to grow with us and help discern God’s future for the Church. Starling Avenue is a welcoming church that believes all people are children of God. Our church has a rich history of supporting missions, both at home and abroad. We are affiliated with state, national, and international Baptist alliances. MDiv from an accredited seminary or divinity school required. At least five years of pastoral experience is preferred. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to pastorsearchcommittee@starlingavenue.org. For more details, visit our website at www.starlingavenue.org (Member Resources).

Posting deadline: 08/31/2022

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

Associate Pastor of Youth and Families/University Chaplain, Full-Time
West Main Baptist Church, Danville, VA

West Main Baptist Church and Averett University of Danville, VA are seeking a full-time minister to serve half-time at West Main as Associate Pastor for Youth and Families, and half-time at Averett as University Chaplain. We are seeking a highly motivated and organized seminary graduate with the emotional intelligence and spiritual maturity required to minister compassionately within the diverse theological and cultural contexts of our partner institutions.West Main Baptist and Averett University are affiliated with both the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Baptist General Association of Virginia.To learn more and apply: westmainbaptist.org/associate-pastor-search.html

Posting deadline: 08/01/2022