CHURCHES SEEKING STAFF
In addition to posting an open ministry position on the CBF Church Benefits Board (CBB) Ministry Jobs webpage, 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. For questions and additional resources, we encourage you to contact Rob Fox at 770-220-1692.
Email Beth Jones with updates regarding ministry postings.
CLERGY SEEKING PLACEMENT
Answering the call to ministry requires prayer and reflection. Ministers in need of assistance related to compensation and benefits are encouraged to explore the CBF Church Benefits Board's Minister's Compensation Guide and Benefits Book. For questions and additional resources, please contact Rob Fox at 770-220-1692.
CBF Church Benefits Board serves individual churches/non-profits, and not search firms.
Associate Pastor for Children and Community Life, FULL-TIME
Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church, Jacksonville, FL
This is a full-time Associate position with opportunities to develop pastoral skills and abilities as called, including weekly opportunities to lead worship and regular opportunities to preach. This position will focus on two related, overlapping areas of our church's life. The first is our Children's Ministry, and the second, which we've styled "Community Life," has outreach elements but is more of a ministry of hospitality. Please see the attached description for further details, and please feel free to reach out with any questions. Cover Letter
Posting deadline: 03/01/2023
Associate Pastor for Church Life, Youth and Mission, FULL-TIME
Plymouth Congregational CHURCH, Miami, FL
- 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
Children's Minister/Director, Part-time or Full-Time
First Baptist Church of Gainesville, GA
The Children’s Ministry Director shall be responsible for working with a team to plan, coordinate, and execute all ministries of FBC Gainesville pertaining to children birth through 5th grade. The Children’s Minister will work together with Rev. Kelli Denton and the Family Ministry Team (Preschool and Youth) to provide a holistic approach to family ministry. The Children’s Ministry of First Baptist Gainesville is committed to helping children develop a biblical foundation for a lifelong, authentic relationship with Jesus Christ and a love for Christ’s Church. We are dedicated in providing a safe Christian environment where children can explore and grow in their faith and in their relationship with each other and Jesus Christ. Job Description
senior Pastor, full-time
Community Baptist Church Henderson, Ky
Community Baptist Church, an intentional and inclusive community of faith in peaceful
Henderson, KY, strives to be “the presence of Christ to serve a world in need.” Our church is seeking a full-time senior pastor who employs thoughtful preaching, graceful and affirming pastoral care, insightful teaching, and nurturing leadership within the church and the community at-large. Our ecumenical congregation has a proud affiliation with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship since our founding in 1994, partners closely with other local mainline churches and clergy, and is commonly considered a leader for justice and inclusion in Henderson. The candidate should hold a master’s degree or greater from an accredited seminary or divinity school.
Posting deadline: 06/01/23
Associate Pastor of Music and Worship, Full-time
First Baptist Church, Morehead City, Nc
First Baptist Church of Morehead City, North Carolina is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Music and Worship. FBC Morehead is a thriving multigenerational church with a vibrant worship ministry that encompasses a wide variety of musical offerings. We are searching for a minister that will build upon the firm foundation of excellence in worship already established as we grow into the future God has planned for us. Our current worship ministry includes a 30-member sanctuary choir, praise team, pianist, organist, lead and bass guitarist, and drums. We currently offer an 8:30 AM traditional service that primarily includes hymns accompanied by piano and organ followed by an 11 AM blended service that incorporates hymns, contemporary worship songs, and all manner of musical instrumentation. Additionally, the Pastor would serve as Director of the FBC Music and Arts Academy, which offers Christ-centered musical instruction to our community. Please submit inquiries/resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
children and youth pastor, Full-time
First Baptist Church Shelby, Nc
Minister for Children, Youth and Their Families, Part-time
Hope Valley Baptist Church, Durham, Nc
Hope Valley Baptist Church, Durham, seeks a 30-hr/wk Minister to Children, Youth, and Their Families to lead, coordinate, plan, conduct and evaluate a comprehensive program for children and youth that supports their spiritual, emotional, and social development as it relates to their becoming and growing as Christians. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience.
The Minister to Children, Youth, and Their Families should have experience working with children and youth, preferably in a Christian setting; experience collaborating with parents and other volunteers; and strong planning, communication and organizational skills.
For a complete job description and information on how to apply, contact Robin Wimberley, email@example.com.
Posting deadline: 02/28/2023
United Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, Nc
United Baptist Church, located in Winston-Salem, NC 27106 is seeking a part-time pianist to play during our traditional, Sunday morning worship services, Wednesday evening choir practices and special services throughout the year. This position will require a commitment of approximately 2 ½ hours per week. The applicant would work under the leadership of the Choir Director. Also, the applicant must have the ability to read music and for providing instrumental music for prelude, hymns, offertory, anthem and postlude for designated services. Compensation will be $125 per week. If interested, please contact and/or send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and add “Pianist” in the subject line.
Posting deadline: 06/01/2023
Associate Minister - Children and Youth
Oakland Baptist Church, Rock Hill, SC
Oakland Baptist Church, a theologically moderate church located in Rock Hill, SC, is seeking an Associate Minister to lead ministries with Children and Youth. Oakland Baptist is a member of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. We are a church that values relationships, spiritual growth in Christ, and missions. This Associate Minister will hold a seminary degree and shall be responsible for developing and sustaining a broad and effective ministry that seeks to help children and youth, as well as college students. In addition, the Associate Minister will provide direction for the Oakland Day School. You will find a complete job profile on our webpage www.oaklandchurch.com. Interested applicants can email a current resume, a summary of your philosophy of ministry, and a list of three references with contact information, including their relationship to you, to
email@example.com. Applications are due by March 31.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PASTOR for adults, Full-time
Second Baptist CHURCH, lubbock, TX
Second Baptist Church in Lubbock, Texas is seeking to call an individual to serve with our congregation as Pastor for Adults to foster the spiritual wellbeing for adults by guiding existing programs and creating space for new ministries. This position will collaborate with our pastors and lay-led ministry teams. “Second B” is an inclusive, Christian community of faith partnering with CBF and Alliance of Baptists. Full-time with competitive compensation and benefits. More information and a Job Description at secondb.org/adultspastor. Applicants are encouraged to apply to email@example.com
Posting deadline: 03/31/2023
Lead PASTOR, Full-time
University Baptist CHURCH, Waco, TX
University Baptist Church (UBC) in Waco, Texas, seeks a full-time Lead Pastor who will provide thoughtful & relevant preaching, supervision & guidance of staff, administrative oversight of finances & building, and compassionate pastoral care. UBC’s contemporary worship model does not see a division between the sacred and the secular, as it seeks to approach God through creative liturgies and artistic expressions. UBC is a medium-sized, inclusive church that is fully affirming of women in ministry and the LGBTQ+ community. Please refer to the Candidate Job Description for preferred qualifications/experience. Applications will be accepted until January 31st, 2023. For full candidate job description: http://ubcwaco.org/now-hiring
Applicants can send their resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posting deadline: 01/31/2023
UNITED CHURCH OF LINCOLN, VT
The Pastor at the United Church of Lincoln (UCol) provides spiritual, pastoral, outreach, administrative, and servant leadership to UCoL. The Pastor relates to the multiple generations that form the small, rural and theologically diverse congregation. The Pastor extends God’s grace to others and leads by example as one who is relational, authentic, transparent, and humble. Visit our website at www.unitedchurchoflincoln.org and select Seeking Pastor from the menu for more detail about applying for this position. Job Description
Posting deadline: 03/31/2023
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