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The Church Relations Office is grateful for the opportunity to serve churches, organizations and job seekers as they search for a minister/ ministry.
Below is a list of the ministry openings that have been submitted to the Church Relations Office. The openings are provided by the church or organization seeking a candidate and are in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Kentucky Christian University. Job candidates should contact the church or organization listed for further information regarding the position(s).
Ministry opportunities are displayed for a maximum of three (3) months from the posting date.
For assistance with the following please contact Jeff Greene (606-474-3298):
- To request that an opening be removed if filled sooner than three months.
- Your opening is not filled within three months and you wish it to continue to be available (3 month extension).
- You need to edit the information provided in an opening.
Church Name Church Location Position Type/Hours
Shelterwood Independence, Missouri Youth / Full Time
3205 N. Twyman Road :: Independence, Missouri 64058
We are taking applications for graduate and undergraduate degree men and women to live and work for a year as a Mentor with our teenagers. We are located just east of Kansas City, Missouri in Independence, Missouri. You must be at least 21 years of age. Here is specifics about our program:
Our webpage is www.shelterwood.org. We hire single men and women who have a passion for Christ and a passion to help at-risk teenagers in our Shelterwood program. It's a challenging, frustrating, tiring and also a life-changing year of service for the Kingdom. The position pays $1,000 a month stipend plus free room and board, insurance benefits, and excellent training. Experience working or volunteering with teenagers is very helpful.
Our next openings for male staff are for May and August, 2015. Our next openings for female staff are March, May and August, 2015.
Apply online to join our team on this exciting adventure of helping restore families! Here’s how to apply: The link to apply is: http://shelterwood.org/housing-staff. Click on this link. Scroll to the bottom part of the page and click on the red box on the left which says Become a Mentor. On Parent Portal. Go to the right side and create an account. Submit.
Click the words Discipleship Application.
On application page. Go through each page and fill out the information and then at the bottom of the page click save and continue.
On the last page type your initials and then click submit.
CrossPointe Christian Church Valparaiso, Indiana Youth / Full Time
114 E. US Hwy. 6 :: Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
Average Weekly Attendance: 225
- Tim Wanless
- Phone: 219-464-3350
- Email: email@example.com
Youth Minister Position (part or full time)
Attn. Tim Wanless - 114 E. US Hwy 6, Valparaiso, Indiana www.discovercrosspointe.com
Email resume/inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org 219-464-3350
Population: 33,000 in city of Valparaiso
• Full or part time youth minister/associate
• Prefer a restoration college student or graduate
• Salary range: is commensurate with experience
• Oversee student ministry activities (Bible studies, youth curriculum, youth trips/events, mission trips/events, CIY, etc.)
• Some administrative and preaching skills preferred
• Recruit and train youth worker volunteers
• Model Christ-like leadership to youth, volunteers, church, and community
• Provide vision, strategy and development for the youth ministry program at CrossPointe
• Must be a team player and willing to help other ministries at CrossPointe
• Need to be passionate about both Christ and youth
County Line Christian Church Axton, Virginia Youth / Full Time
12711 Chatham Road :: Axton, Virginia 24054
Average Weekly Attendance: 275
- Jimmy Reynolds
- Email: email@example.com
County Line Christian Church is accepting resumes for the full-time position of Youth Minister. For more information or to submit a resume please contact:
Jimmy Reynolds (elder) at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mayfield United Methodist Church Chesterland, Ohio Worship / Full Time
7747 Mayfield Rd :: Chesterland, Ohio 44026
Average Weekly Attendance: 375
- Dr Scott Wilson
- Phone: 440-729-4006
- Email: email@example.com
As the Modern Worship Leader @ Mayfield Church, you’ll be empowered to grow others and yourself as part of a ministry team in a dynamic United Methodist Church of over 800 members based in Chesterland, Ohio, an eastern suburb of Cleveland. Ours is an ever-increasing ministry to a multi-generational community.
This is a full time salaried position...
The Modern Worship Leader will:
-Lead worship on Sunday mornings, weekly
-Lead effective rehearsals, weekly
-Meet for worship planning, quarterly
-Empower and develop worship team
-Communicate with team via e-mail and web
-Prepare all necessary resources for worship team, music, chord charts, copies
-Implement creative worship experiences in cooperation with pastoral staff
-Research and integrate songs, music, video that enhances the worship experience
-Stay up to date with Christian music as well as pop culture and music
-Insure quality sound and projection in cooperation with tech team
-Oversee areas of sound, lighting, stage production, copyrights and software to manage systems
-Manage stage set-up as required
-Insure all equipment is functional and ready for worship
-Help develop annual budget
-Oversee scheduling of bands/events in cooperation with church staff
The Successful Candidate will possess a cooperative team spirit and have:
-Ability to recruit, audition and integrate new band members
-Capacity to lead current worship styles representative of the Passion movement, Hillsong, David Crowder, Chris Tomlin, Jesus Culture, et. al., – plus occasional classic rock styles
-Willingness and ability to lead congregation in prayer as appropriate
-Creativity, relevance, organizational and management skills
-Familiarity with sound equipment
-Ability to work with lyric display software
-Ability to be self-supporting by playing keys or guitar
If you have a clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a calling from God to lead music, have some experience in leading a contemporary worship team, have the ability to solo lead with vocals and have a vision for working with and leading talented volunteer musicians – please contact Staff-Parish Chairperson, Mrs. Kelly Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org or our Senior Pastor, Dr. Scott Wilson at email@example.com.
River Drive Christian Church Irvine, Kentucky Associate / Full Time
361 River Drive :: Irvine, Kentucky 40336
Average Weekly Attendance: 85
- Paul Groves
- Phone: 606-723-2553
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
River Drive Christian Church, located 45 minutes southeast of Lexington KY, is seeking a full time Associate Minister with an emphasis on youth. River Drive is a congregation of 90 located in Irvine Ky. Please contact Paul Groves if interested.
Mount Pulaski Christian Church Mount Pulaski, Illinois Youth / Full Time
115 North Washington :: Mount Pulaski, Illinois 62548
Average Weekly Attendance: 300
- Mark Weber
- Phone: 2177912413
- Email: email@example.com
MPCC has a healthy youth program with several small group leaders in place. We are located 10 miles from Lincoln Christian University. Further education is allowed after 1 year of service. Please submit cover letter and resume by March 15.
Powersville Christian Church Brooksville, Kentucky Youth / Part Time
3136 Brooksville Powersville Road :: Brooksville, Kentucky 41004
Average Weekly Attendance: 100
- Kevin Barnard
- Phone: 606-735-2227
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently looking for an individual to lead our youth program and work with families in the church. As of now, this position is a part-time position. However, if the successful applicant is able to assist in other areas, such as worship leading, administrative assistance, etc., then the position could be created for full time status. The final job description will be created with the individual that is hired. Please submit your resume or contact us with any questions about this position.
English Mountain Christian Church Newport, Tennessee Preaching / Full Time
Box 201 :: Newport, Tennessee 37822
Average Weekly Attendance: 30
- Benjamin Caton
- Phone: 423.928.2478
- Email: email@example.com
Search: Minister, English Mountain Christian Church, Newport, TN
Position begins on or before July 1, 2015
Sunday morning message
Sunday evening service
Wednesday evening Bible study
Sunday School, as needed and/or as necessary
Ability to relate and build program for pre college students
Ability to relate and build program for young couples
Work with church board to develop and implement vision
Work with church membership in development of community outreach
Minister to congregation (ie, visit sick, visit prospects, counsel members, funerals, weddings)
Congregation size: average attendance 30-40
Desirable for minister to move to the area (Newport/Cocke County)
Beautiful setting with incredible views of mountains and valleys. Much potential for growth.
Salary: negotiable and dependent upon education, experience, etc.
Bachelor’s degree preferred in ministry or biblical concentration from an institution
affiliated with the Christian Church/Church of Christ [non denominational])
Rising junior or senior in Bible College will be considered
The Minister shall be a member of the Christian Church (non-sectarian, non-denominational) and must believe without reservation in the full and final inspiration of the Bible to the extent that it is to him the infallible Word of God and therefore the all sufficient rule of faith and practice. He must also believe unreservedly in the Deity and Supreme Authority of Christ.
Interested Candidates send
Letter of application
Resume, including list of references
Personal Philosophy of the ministry
Recording (preferably DVD) of a recent sermon. (May provide video via digital drop box.)
to Search Committee
English Mountain Christian Church
Newport, TN 37822
Review of the candidates will begin March 1, 2015, and continue until the position is filled.
For additional information, contact Benjamin Caton, 423.928.2478, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Newport (population of about 7,000) is located in East Tennessee in Cocke County (population of about 36,000) along Interstate-40, located about 45 east of Knoxville and 65 miles west of Asheville, NC. The town is situated along the Pigeon River in an area where the foothills of the Smoky Mountains reach into the basins of the French Broad and Nolichucky rivers. English Mountain rises prominently to the southwest.
First Christian Church Morristown, Tennessee Preaching / Full Time
155 Parker Rd :: Morristown, Tennessee 37811
Average Weekly Attendance: 200
- Jerry Kring
- Phone: 609-598-1110
- Email: email@example.com
Senior minister position for independent Christian church in Morristown, Tn. Family/youth minister, part time worship minister, and admin assistant on staff.
Newark Church of Christ Newark, Delaware Preaching / Full Time
91 Salem Church Rd :: Newark, Delaware 19713
Average Weekly Attendance: 125
- Dan Ditonno
- Phone: 302-737-3781
- Fax: 302-286-7529
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are a re-blooming church plant from the 1960s, transitioning both generationally and spiritually to meet the needs of our current body and community. Our expectations of a Minister are simply stated: to join with us in our journey toward Christ-likeness, to lead and teach by example and then word, to be a brother in spirit and deed, and to be a family member rather than an employee.
Newark is a diverse group of people who seek opportunities to serve others in our community. With us, relationship is valued, worship is heartfelt, and outreach is passionate. We are led by five elders who have a bottom-up approach to church programming. Currently, our congregation has an average attendance of approximately 115-130, serving a three state region (DE, PA, MD).
Our congregation has numerous ministries that meet the basic needs of those around us. Our resale shop, bread ministry, car care ministry, and food pantry help our community members with limited means. We provide free housing for family members of patients at Christiana Hospital. We employ a missionary and own a campus house for the campus ministry at the University of Delaware.
We are seeking a full-time minister to preach on Sunday mornings, assist members and ministry leaders in developing outreach programs/events, inspire members of the congregation to be evangelistic, provide counseling to individuals seeking advice, and work with members of the congregation to develop the next generation of church leaders.
Requirements include 3-5 years experience and a Bachelors degree in Bible, Missions, Ministry, or other related field. A Masters degree is preferred. The selected candidate will be required to undergo a criminal background check before a job offer is made. Applicants should send a resume, a brief autobiography (personal and spiritual), a list of 5 references, and an audio (and/or video) recording of a recent sermon via email to email@example.com or via USPS to:
Newark Church of Christ
Attn: Search Committee
91 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE 19713
Chapel Hill Christian Church kokomo, Indiana Worship / Full Time
2600 West Alto Rd. :: kokomo, Indiana 46902
Average Weekly Attendance: 700
- Rich Saxton
- Phone: 765-453-7388 ext.15
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Director of Worship & Creative Arts is responsible for the effective day-to-day implementation of the mission, vision and values of Chapel Hill Christian Church. This position will accomplish this objective primarily through the development and implementation of a weekend worship experience that is spirit-led, engaging and relevant. In order to accomplish this objective it is paramount that this position recruit, train, and equip an ever-increasing base of volunteers to actively contribute to the goal. Included within this position is incorporating and managing creative elements that will contribute to the weekend worship experience.
Interested candidates will need to submit resumes to email@example.com ALSO please include video links of candidate leading worship.
Walnut Grove Christian Church Arcola, Illinois Preaching / Full Time
12930 E. Co. Rd. 1700N :: Arcola, Illinois 61910
Average Weekly Attendance: 100
- Emerson Moore
- Phone: 217-268-3479
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Walnut Grove Christian Church is an independent Christian church seeking a college or seminary graduate with a minimum of 4 years experience. The salary range is $45,000 to $54,000. For a full job description, go to walnutgrovecc.org and click on Employment. Send resume to: email@example.com.
Glenview Christian Church Glasgow, Kentucky Worship / Full Time
1403 Glenview Christian Church :: Glasgow, Kentucky 42141
Average Weekly Attendance: 250
- Adam Hale
- Phone: 2706784211
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Glenview Christian Church in Glasgow Kentucky is seeking a full time worship minister. Glasgow is located approximately 30 minutes from Bowling Green Ky. and 1 and 1/2 hours from Nashville and Louisville. Glenview Christian Church uses a full worship band and utilizes a blended style of worship that leans more towards the contemporary style.
Worship minister will be expected to be a team player working with existing staff members which includes full time staff of Sr. Minister, Associate Minister, Children's Minister and Administrative Assistant.
A full job description is available upon request. Interested applicants should send resume, cover letter and preferably either an audio or video link of self in a worship setting.
First Christian Church of Waynesburg Waynesburg, Pennsylvania Preaching / Full Time
PO BOX 191 Corner of Morris and Franklin Street :: Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370
Average Weekly Attendance: 100
- Kevin Willis
- Phone: 724-966-7027
- Fax: 724-627-0546
- Email: email@example.com
First Christian Church of Waynesburg, an active church with many ministries, missions, activities, and programs is seeking a full time minister due to current minister's finding an opportunity closer to home.
The Church has an average attendance around 100.
Age Distribution: 18% nursery through elementary, 10% Junior-Senior High School, 3% college, 24% young adults, 10% middle aged, and 35% seniors.
First Christian Church has a Worship Leader and Praise Team and three piano players who rotate each Sunday. The Church has a new sound system and computer/video system which displays EasyWorship presentations and iWorship videos on a 60 inch plasma TV in the Sanctuary and 50 inch plasma in an overflow. The Worship Service is blended to reach a growing number of young couples with children.
First Christian Church has an adult Sunday School every Sunday morning. We have had Faith Café in the past. There is also a mid-week Small Group that meets in the homes.
Children participate in a Children’s Bible Lesson every Sunday during the sermon for preschool (ages 2-4) and elementary (gr. K-5). We have Youth Sundays were the young people are involved in the Praise Team, Sound Booth, Communion meditations and serving Communion. The children participate in Christmas and Easter specials. Each summer the Church holds a Vacation Bible School Sunday night through Friday with a picnic in the College Park on Friday following the closing program. Our Youth also attend Camp Christian in Mill Run, PA.
Activities, Outreach programs and Missions
Many other ministries, missions, activities, and programs occur at the First Christian Church of Waynesburg including: Easter Egg hunts, Mother’s Day programs, Church picnics, Happy Birthday Jesus Celebrations, New Year’s Celebrations, Singspirations, The Great Giveaway, and so on. We actively support several identified missions as well.
We believe in Brian Jones’ motto that you don’t have to be a Megachurch to act like a Megachurch!
For more information visit our website at www.wbgchristian.com.
Corolla Chapel Corolla, North Carolina Preaching / Full Time
1136 Corolla Village Road :: Corolla, North Carolina 27927
Average Weekly Attendance: 100
- Ed Pence
- Phone: 757-621-3189
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Corolla Chapel presents a unique ministry opportunity. It is an interdenominational church located on the northern outer banks in a highly tourist populated area. The Chapel was abandoned for many years. It restored to full time ministry in 1989, and expanded in 2003. Attendance is highly seasonal with 30-50 locals in the winter and 300+ in 2 services in the summer. The church is also a popular “wedding destination.” For more information, please see the website www.corollachapel.com.
The church is financially sound with no debt. Compensation package is negotiable but includes health insurance and use of a church owned house just a short walk from the beach. This is an ideal situation for a semi-retired person looking for an opportunity to continue ministry in new ways.