Church Relations

Ministry Openings

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.

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For assistance with the following please contact Jeff Greene (jgreene@kcu.edu or 606-474-3298):

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Church Name Church Location Category Hours
  • Christian Church of Loudon County Lenoir City, Tennessee

    Address

    12210 Martel Road
    Lenoir City, Tennessee 37772
    Weekly Attendance: 100-120
    Website: http://cclctn.church

    Contact Information

    Rick Keck Phone: (865) 809-0146 Email: rickkeck@bellsouth.net

    Position Description

    We are looking for a youth minister that will work with our Jr./Sr. high students.

  • Westwood Christian Church Madison, Wisconsin

    Address

    5210 Odana Road
    Madison, Wisconsin 53711
    Weekly Attendance: 70-80
    Website: http://www.westwoodchristian.com/

    Contact Information

    Marion Greaser Phone: (608) 345-3922 Fax: (000) 000-0000 Email: marion@westwoodchristian.com

    Position Description

    Information on the job description, education and qualifications, Westwood and Madison profile, and job application are found on Pastor Search link on the Westwood website:

    www.westwoodchristian.com/

  • Scott Avenue Christian Church Newton, Illinois

    Address

    404 S. Scott Ave.
    Newton, Illinois 62448
    Weekly Attendance: 250-350
    Website: http://www.scottavenue.com

    Contact Information

    Scott Avenue Christian Church Email: scott_avenue@yahoo.com

    Position Description

    Position Summary

    The Family Life Minister is called to facilitate a meaningful, consistent, dynamic Family Life ministry. The primary roles of this position will be to lead children to become faithful disciples of Jesus Christ. This is done through program development, leadership training, and spiritual and emotional care of our children and their families. The Family Life Minister will provide the general oversight of the children’s ministry from birth through 12th grade.

    Qualifications

    Career

    • Bachelor’s degree in appropriate field required. Commitment to continuing education desired.
    • Experience with developing an exciting, growing children’s ministry preferred.
    • Prefer experience with the administrative duties associated with a ministry staff such as preparing informative literature for volunteers, developing annual budgets based on ministry goals, and monitoring all expenses.
    • Ability to recruit, motivate, train, and equip staff and volunteers necessary to successfully accomplish departmental goals.
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • A team player – able to both follow and lead.

    Personal

    • Growing commitment to Christ, including a strong devotional life.
    • Solid commitment to the authority of Scripture.
    • Loves the Lord, loves children, and enjoys connecting with children and their families.
    • Able and willing to become a member of Scott Avenue Christian Church. (A member is one totally sold out on the vision and purpose of the Church..)
  • Blue Ridge Christian Church Mills River,, North Carolina

    Address

    147 Oren Drive
    Mills River,, North Carolina 28759
    Weekly Attendance: 85
    Website: http://www.blueridgecc.org

    Contact Information

    Lynnell S. Goacher Phone: (828) 252-0723 Fax: (828) 252-0723 Email: lsgoacher@yahoo.com

    Position Description

    NORTH CAROLINA- Mills River (Asheville area). Blue Ridge Christian Church, an independent Bible-based, evangelical church is seeking a full-time Minister for its congregation of 85. The person in this position will serve and lead alongside the Elders, encouraging and equipping the ministries of the church. The ideal candidate is someone with an engaging preaching and teaching style, who is committed to missions and evangelism, and dedicated to working together with the congregation in outreach to the community.
    The candidate will have earned at least a bachelor’s degree from an accredited Bible college affiliated with the independent Christian Church and have a minimum of 5 years of preaching experience.
    Blue Ridge Christian Church is located in a vibrant and growing part of western North Carolina and is centrally located between Asheville, Hendersonville and Brevard. The area enjoys a four-season climate, and the beautiful scenery of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is a favorite tourist and retirement destination.
    Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter and resume detailing experience and qualifications with utmost dispatch to: James Wooten, Elder, 147 Oren Drive, Mills River, NC 28759 or to blueridgechristianchurch147@gmail.com .

  • CenterPointe Christian Church Lexington, Kentucky

    Address

    865 Greendale Rd.
    Lexington, Kentucky 40511
    Weekly Attendance: 225
    Website: http://www.mycpointe.com

    Contact Information

    Brian Bolton Phone: (859) 259-1512 Email: apply.to.cpcc@gmail.com

    Position Description

    It is the goal of CenterPointe to reach families through the ministry to children and youth. Under the supervision and support of the Pastor, the Family Pastor will oversee the process for making disciples at CenterPointe with a primary focus on birth – 12th grade and their parents.

    The Family Pastor must have a passion and love for the next generation, while demonstrating the love of Christ, humility, and servant leadership. Must have self-motivation, enthusiasm for family ministries, the ability to delegate tasks. Must desire disciple making and have the ability to organize environments conducive to making disciples of Jesus. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing. Ability to serve as a liaison with organizations, persons, and resources in and beyond the church which relate to the family ministries.

     Apply Today

    Send the following documents to apply.to.cpcc@gmail.com

    • Cover Letter
    • Resume
    • References
    • Personal Vision for how you make disciples
  • The Pines Christian Church Mount Gilead, Ohio

    Address

    6775 St. Rt. 42
    Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338
    Weekly Attendance: 110-120
    Website: http://

    Contact Information

    Jim Anderson Email: janderson0947@gmail.com

    Position Description

    Full time evangelist with faithful Restoration Movement background.

    Compensation will be based on candidate’s experience and qualifications.

    Preferably a college degree but will consider candidates without a degree.

    Church is willing to work with any level of experience.

  • Good Works, Inc., a Christian non-profit organization Athens, Ohio

    Address

    PO Box 4
    Athens, Ohio 45701
    Weekly Attendance: N/A
    Website: http://www.good-works.net

    Contact Information

    Dawn Tobin Phone: (740) 594-3339 Fax: (740) 594-3339 Email: goodworks@good-works.net

    Position Description

    The Appalachian Immersion Internship is for young adults who want to follow Jesus, live in Christian community, serve with their neighbors in need, and grow in leadership.  Interns spend 9 to 12 months serving with the Good Works community in Athens, Ohio and are provided housing, food and a stipend.

    Good Works, Inc. is a Christian non-profit organization whose vision is to create a Community of HOPE with and for people in poverty and those who are without homes in rural Appalachia.

    As an intern, you can expect to:

    • Live in Christian community at the Good Works Hannah House.
    • Build relationships of mutual dignity with people struggling with poverty.
    • Grow in your relationship with God through study, reflection and spiritual disciplines.
    • Offer hospitality and leadership to short-term mission groups.
    • Provide leadership in a wide range of Good Works contexts including our shelter for people without homes, weekly community meal and club for kids, and opportunities for practical service with people who are older, widowed or experiencing a disability.

    To Apply, contact Dawn Tobin by phone or email.  Internships generally go from September to May, but the program is flexible.

  • Oak Grove Christian Church Beckley, West Virginia

    Address

    273 Oak Grove Road
    Beckley, West Virginia 25801
    Weekly Attendance: 225
    Website: http://www.ogcc.org

    Contact Information

    Savio Fernandes Phone: (304) 890-1742 Fax: (304) 254-0725 Email: youthsponsors@ogcc.org

    Position Description

    Oak Grove Christian Church is a growing church located in Beckley, West Virginia. Our area is within 30 minutes of hiking and biking trails, skiing, ziplining, river rafting and other fun events that can be done with the Youth Group.  We are currently looking for a full time Youth Minister. We are seeking an individual that is energetic, organized, self- motivated, wants to build relationship with students, parents and other members of the church. Someone that is open to having a group of teens or leaders at your house on a Saturday night for fun.  Our Youth Group, now known as Fusion is made up of teens in grades 6th – 12th. They currently meet on Sunday nights at 5:30pm in our Youth Room.  The Youth room has a foosball table, 2 ping pong tables and WII game so that the teens can get to know each other and have fun before the lessons.  They also meet at 7:00pm on Wednesday nights in the Family Life Center for games and devotions.  Although, we enjoy fun and games with our youth, we would like the Youth Minister to have the following qualifications:

    • Be a baptized believer
    • Have a strong desire to serve the Lord, have a growing, spiritual relationship with HIM
    • Be able to develop the youth and help them to have a spiritual relationship with God as well
    • Have a 4 year degree from an accredited Bible college in ministry, youth ministry or Christian Education and be ordained by a Christian Church/Church of Christ
    • Experience working with the youth is preferred
    • Be able to work effectively as a TEAM with Elders, youth leaders, volunteers, parents and youth to make our church, the youth group and God’s kingdom successful

    We would like a person that will think outside of the box when it comes to reaching the middle schools and high schools in our community. We want the Community to know your name. If this sounds like a job for you, please send a picture of your family, a list of hobbies and interests, and your resume to youthsponsors@ogcc.org.  Feel free to check out our Facebook page “Fusion (Oak Grove Christian Church Youth) or the church website at www.ogcc.org.

     

  • First Christian Church Marshall, Illinois

    Address

    P.O. Box 243
    Marshall, Illinois 62441
    Weekly Attendance: 250+
    Website: http://marshallfcc.org

    Contact Information

    John Cutshall Phone: (217) 826-2306 Fax: (217) 826-2031 Email: jcutshall@marshallfcc.org

    Position Description

    You would be responsible for the Christian Education focusing on Jr. & Sr. High at FCC. You would be expected to coordinate and equip. Office hours would be expected and you would need to be available to the staff and members of the body for your expertise. Worship leading experience would be a plus.

     

  • Sherman Church of Christ Dry Ridge, Kentucky

    Address

    1055 Sherman Mt. Zion Rd
    Dry Ridge, Kentucky 41035
    Weekly Attendance: 310
    Website: http://www.shermancoc.org

    Contact Information

    Tim Seevers Phone: (859) 428-1661 Fax: (859) 428-1441 Email: timseevers@shermancoc.org

    Position Description

    The Sherman Church of Christ is looking for a part-time (weekend) youth minister.  The Youth Minister’s responsibilities will be with senior high and college age youth. teaching the high school class on Sunday morning and leading Sunday evening youth group as well as planning weekend activities. The position is perfect for a junior or senior man who is looking for experience in youth ministry.  This will turn into a full time position in the near future.   It is a Friday evening through Sunday evening position.

  • Jamestown Christian Church Jamestown, Kentucky

    Address


    Jamestown, Kentucky
    Weekly Attendance: 225
    Website: http://www.jamestownchristian.org

    Contact Information

    Jason Walters Phone: (270) 343-4570 Email: jason@jamestownchristian.org

    Position Description

    Jamestown Christian Church is looking for a full-time youth minister at a growing, vibrant church in a rural setting. We are celebrating 150 years and the future looks bright with many opportunities for growth and development!

    We are looking for an energetic, organized team player to oversee the youth program (12th grade and down). This person will be a part of a great ministry team wanting to grow God’s church in Jamestown. The prospect must LOVE Jesus and have a growing relationship with Him, first and foremost. Candidate will oversee our Wednesday night programming and staffing as well as our Sunday morning worship and Sunday School hour. Candidate must be willing to work within a team concept.

    A full job description, church information, and financial package will be provided for qualified candidates.

    Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and three references to the Senior Minister, Jason “Bucky” Walters, at jason@jamestownchristian.org

  • Indian Creek Christian Church Cynthiana, Kentucky

    Address

    51 Waits Road
    Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031
    Weekly Attendance: 360
    Website: http://www.indiancreekchristian.com/

    Contact Information

    Chad Broaddus Phone: (859) 234-5223 Email: info@indiancreekchristian.com

    Position Description

    Indian Creek Christian Church (Cynthiana, Ky) is seeking a full-time Worship Minister. The position is an associate ministry role that would have direct oversight of our worship ministry. Over the past 7 years, ICCC has had a 70% increase in Sunday morning attendance. We are averaging over 360 a Sunday and recently built a 2.5 million dollar Life Center.

    ICCC is a solid church that exists to advance the mission of Christ. Our vision statement is as follows: “ICCC exists to cultivate new life in Christ by helping people encounter God, connect to His Word, and serve the mission of Jesus daily.”

    ICCC offers competitive full-time salary/benefit packages.

    We are located 40 minutes from Lexington, 20 minutes from Georgetown, and an hour and 15 minutes from Cincinnati.

    ICCC would prefer a candidate with Associates or Bachelor’s degree, but will work with student scheduling for those who have degrees in progress.

    If interested in the position, please send resumes and video/audio recordings (if possible) to info@indiancreekchristian.com.

  • Victory Road Church of Christ Henderson, Nevada

    Address

    104 W. Victory Road
    Henderson, Nevada 89015
    Weekly Attendance: 60
    Website: http://victoryroadcofc.org

    Contact Information

    Bob Ruby Phone: (913) 775-3347 Email: preachersearch@victoryroadcofc.org

    Position Description

    The Victory Road Church of Christ in Henderson, Nevada is seeking a full-time, positive, Spirit-led minister. The position includes preaching, teaching classes and facilitating outreach. We prefer a married man who is biblically grounded with ministry experience. A degree is preferred, but not required. We do not use musical instruments but prefer the beauty of a cappella singing only. Currently, we have a strong outreach ministry involving over 15 children from our community, and the Henderson/Las Vegas area is ripe with missional and evangelistic opportunities. We are seeking a minister with a hospitable nature that desires to be part of our family, and enjoys lots of potluck fellowship.

    Henderson, Nevada borders Las Vegas, and we enjoy a mild desert climate and lots of sunshine.   The Victory Road church building was built in the 1950’s and some of the original members still worship here. We have a wide range of ages and Sunday attendance averages 60.

    Salary is $38,000 and includes a 3-bedroom parsonage with paid utilities. The parsonage is located near the church building.

    If you are energetic, enthusiastic and interested in a good work with great potential, we invite you to submit your résumé along with supporting materials via email to:

    preachersearch@victoryroadcofc.org

    For further information please contact:

    Bob Ruby at (913) 775-3347

  • Walden Ponds Community Church of the Nazarene Fairfield Township, Ohio

    Address

    6590 Walden Ponds Circle
    Fairfield Township, Ohio 45011
    Weekly Attendance: 150
    Website: http://waldenpondscommunitychurch.com

    Contact Information

    Harvillel Duncan Phone: (513) 894-0230 Email: revhhd@aol.com

    Position Description

    Leading music worship and working/practicing with praise team for the Sunday morning worship service.

  • Four Mile Run Christian Church Youngstown, Ohio

    Address

    701 N. Four Mile Run Rd.
    Youngstown, Ohio 44515
    Weekly Attendance: 200
    Website: http://www.fourmileruncc.com

    Contact Information

    Michael Smith Phone: (330) 799-7831 Fax: (330) 799-1929 Email: mike@fourmileruncc.com

    Position Description

    Four Mile Run Christian Church is in search of an individual that will help fulfill our mission of Connecting People to Christ.  Our current paid part-time worship leader is stepping down at the end of the year.  We are looking to fill this position with another part-time individual and would definitely consider bringing someone on in a full-time capacity.

     

    This individual’s primary focus will be leading, creating and developing the worship ministry of Four Mile Run.  For a full-time position we will be looking at adding a 0 secondary focus that will be in another area of their passion.  Example:  Outreach, Discipleship, Involvement, etc.

     

    We are seeking an individual who is able to work alongside our leadership team, creative team and our worship team to create an environment that compels people to participate in worship.

     

    If you are interested in this position and would like more information please call the church office or email mike@fourmileruncc.com.

     

    Current Staff:  Full-Time Senior Minister, Full-Time Family Connections Minister, Part-Time Worship Leader.

     

    Average Worship Attendance:  200

     

    Four Mile Run Christian Church

    701 N. Four Mile Run Rd.

    Youngstown, OH 44515

    330-799-7831

    www.fourmileruncc.com

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