Church Relations

Ministry Openings

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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.

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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
  • Crooked Creek Church of Christ Peach Creek, West Virginia

    Address

    Box 280
    Peach Creek, West Virginia 25669
    Weekly Attendance: 60-80
    Website: http://

    Contact Information

    Bob Miller Phone: (304) 752-2452 Email: dmillerwv@hotmail.com

    Position Description

    The Crooked Creek Church of Christ is praying for the man of God that wants to minister here in Peach Creek, WV. Crooked Creek is a Non-Denominational Church of Christ who believes that only Christ is the head of the church and only His word, the Bible is our instruction and guide book. We need a man to fill the pulpit, preach, and teach God’s word, and minister to the saints and community that worships here. We invite you to seek God’s leading and wisdom and send us your resume.

    As part of the package we offer at Crooked Creek, the minister and his family are provided with a home in our Parsonage and all utilities are paid. The minister works with the Board of Elders and Deacons and is not hired by vote of the congregation, although their counsel is always considered. We meet for Sunday school, morning and evening worship on Sunday, and prayer and Bible Study on Wednesday. On Sundays, attendance averages 60-80. We are looking for someone to help build the church and love the saints. This congregation is over 125 years old and doctrinally strong. We do use a piano in our worship which we know is a concern to our Non-instrumental brothers. If you are interested contact: Bob Miller, Deacon 304-752-2452 or dmillerwv@hotmail.com

    We look forward to hearing from you.

     

  • West Hills Christian Church Bristol, Tennessee

    Address

    116 Elm Street
    Bristol, Tennessee 37620
    Weekly Attendance: 100-110
    Website: http://

    Contact Information

    Paul Young Phone: (423) 968-7976 Email: nancy88young@yahoo.com

    Position Description

    He/she must exhibit a heart for youth and the Church.  He/she must display ability in key areas related to the position (teaching, mentoring, delegation, organization, et.)  He/she must be able to demonstrate excellent communication and people skills in working with the junior and senior ministry team members, church staff, church leadership and the general congregation.  He/she will work under the direction of the elders and the senior minister.  He/she will work along side the children’s director so that all youth programs will work well together.

    Full list of duties and responsibilities available upon request.

  • North Shore Christian Church Riverhead, New York

    Address

    120 Kroemer Ave
    Riverhead, New York 11901
    Weekly Attendance: 285
    Website: http://nscchurch.org

    Contact Information

    Jerry Halpin Phone: (631) 208-0123 Fax: (631) 208-0134 Email: jerry@nscchurch.org

    Position Description

    This Minister is responsible for providing opportunities for the spiritual development of the ages birth – 12th grade of NSCC and those who assist in its ministry efforts.

    Essential Ministry Elements

    1. Lead the creation and operation of the Youth Ministry for all weekly services and special services by implementing and continuing to develop our current ministry practices which includes: children’s registration, classroom management, and security policies for all necessary services and events
    2. Select and implement curriculum for the church’s weekly services 
    3. Recruit, schedule, train and spiritually develop the Ministry teams
    4. Attend conferences/training/webinars as needed
    5. Communicate with appropriate Ministry staff the development and management of an annual budget
    6. Lead Student trips to conferences ie.. mypctc.org , CIY
    7. Create and lead monthly events that connect families to North Shore   
    8. Lead “Summer Slam” our summer outreach event to over 250 children
    9. Fully function as a member of the church’s Ministry staff
    10. Attend weekly staff meetings
    11. Perform other duties as needed

    Compensation based on experience and education

    For questions or to submit resume contact  jerry@nscchurch.org.

    We are looking for a high energy, extremely motivated woman or man who has an intrinsic need to share Jesus and connect with families. Our growing church plant of 13 years is in need of a Youth Minister to join our current Ministry staff in Ministering to the families of eastern Long Island, NY.   This position is full time, we have 3 Sunday services as well as a weekly middle/high school program.  The primary focus of this ministry is birth – 5th in which we average 65 weekly.  The middle/high school ministry is developing quickly and will continue to grow naturally.  

    Eastern Long Island is a beautiful area, just minutes west of the Hamptons.  We are located 35 minutes from the closest airport, and an hour and a half from both international air travel and New York City.  Eastern Long Island offers beautiful beaches, Kayaking, Paddle boarding, fishing, over 35 wineries, a waterpark and much more.   Please visit our website nscchurch.org to check us out!   We work with Clergy Tax Advantage to assist with setting up ministry salary packages.

  • AdventureServe Ministries Wilmore, Kentucky

    Address

    50 Campground Lane
    Wilmore, Kentucky 40390

    Website: https://www.adventureserve.org/staff-member-application/

    Contact Information

    Andy Bathje Phone: (859) 858-0140 Email: bathje@adventureserve.org

    Position Description

    AdventureServe Ministries, based in Wilmore is seeking summer staff to be engaged in ministry, missions and the outdoors. If you know someone who could benefit from this opportunity and make an impact at the same time, please encourage them to apply!

    Staff Members would guide missions and wilderness activities such as: home repair for low income families, inner city relational ministry to marginalized populations, eco-missions to care for creation, or pure adventure that will naturally bond a team. Ideal candidates are young adults, committed followers of Jesus Christ and ready to serve others. Our 3-week staff training starting in mid-May gives the competencies needed to guide team facilitation, basic construction skills, outdoor leadership, and spiritual integration. It is a challenging summer leadership position that will transform staff members to make a difference in the lives of participants! For all the info, go to our website!

  • Park Springs Christian Camp and Retreat Center Providence, North Carolina

    Address


    Providence, North Carolina

    Website: http://www.parksprings.org

    Contact Information

    Email: parkspringsemployment@gmail.com

    Position Description

    Park Springs Christian Camp and Retreat Center, in Providence North Carolina, is looking for a full time, onsite Camp Director.  This is a year-round position.  Please send resume, and cover letter to parkspringsemployment@gmail.comTo find out more about Park Springs please visit our web page at www.parksprings.org 
  • Calumet St. Christian Church Centralia, Illinois

    Address

    2240 E. Calumet St.
    Centralia, Illinois 62801
    Weekly Attendance: 225
    Website: http://calumetstreet.org

    Contact Information

    Attention: Don Bretsch Phone: (618) 532-0242 Email: angie@calumetstreet.org

    Position Description

  • Novesta Church of Christ Cass City, Michigan

    Address

    2896 Cemetery Rd
    Cass City, Michigan 48726
    Weekly Attendance: 315
    Website: http://www.novestachurch.org

    Contact Information

    Brad Speirs Phone: (989) 872-3658 Fax: (989) 872-3658 Email: novestachurch@yahoo.com

    Position Description

    Novesta Church of Christ, Cass City, Michigan is seeking a full-time Student Minister. The Student Minister would be primarily responsible for ministry to students entering 6th grade – High school. Please see below for General Job Description.

    Novesta is a healthy, growing, joyful congregation averaging over 300 in attendance this year. We recently planted our first baby church, Ubly Christian, and it’s gotten off to a great start. We have a great reputation within the community and have long valued the importance of a great student ministry. We are an independent, instrumental church in the tradition of the Restoration Movement.

    Cass City is the definition of small town America. Cass City has great public schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, tremendous hunting and fishing, and 4 wonderful seasons to enjoy. Cass City is a wonderful place to raise a family and share the good news about Jesus.

    Personal Qualifications:
    Immersed believer with a heart for ministry, a firm commitment to the Bible, and a passion for the church and the lost.
    Love for students and their families.
    Strong organization and leadership skills.
    Ability to build and lead volunteer teams.
    Compensation:
    This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefits based on experience.
    Contact:
    Please send resumes to “Student Minister”, Novesta Church of Christ, 2896 Cemetery Rd, Cass City, MI 48726.
    You may also send your resumes via email to novestachurch@yahoo.com, please include ‘Student Minister’ in the subject line.
    If you have questions about the position, please call the church office at 989-872-3658 and ask for Brad.

    Job Description

    Reports to: Senior Minister
    Direct Reports: Student ministry volunteers and student ministry interns (when applicable)

    Responsible for ministry to all students 6th – 12th grade.
    Develop age appropriate ministries to reach all the students in the church.
    Select appropriate curriculum for student ministry programs.
    Recruit, select, train, and lead volunteers within the student ministry.
    Organize trips and events considering safety and spiritual growth as top priorities.
    Plan, schedule, and organize student meetings and leader meetings.
    Develop student leaders.
    Be a strong evangelist to students in the Cass City area through personal visits, activities, and event planning.
    Follow up with students who visit church & student ministry events.
    Create and carry out a plan for service and mission as a part of the student ministry culture.
    Serve as a secondary communicator in all services, preaching approximately 4 – 6 weekends per year.
    Communicate the overall vision, goals, and strategy of the student ministry to the church as a whole and especially to parents.
    Partner with parents to help them realize God’s desire for their child with the goal to produce students who are authentic followers of Jesus.
    Work with the Elders and the Senior Minister in the implementation of the overall vision and goals for the ministry at Novesta.
    Assist other ministers and ministries in providing care to the congregration.
    Utilize natural and spiritual gifts for the maximum impact for Novesta.
    Perform all other duties as assigned by the Senior Minister.

  • Fox Valley Christian Church Batavia, Illinois

    Address

    40W150 Main Street
    Batavia, Illinois 60510
    Weekly Attendance: 125
    Website: http://www.fvcc.com

    Contact Information

    Josh LaGrange Phone: (630) 449-9678 Email: AMSearchTeam@fvcc.com

    Position Description

    We are seeking a person who clearly demonstrates a love for God and a desire to make Him known. Our Associate Minister will lead a team-oriented ministry to provide all children/student ministry related programming. He will ensure that students have the opportunity to come to know Christ and then experience and grow in their relationship with Him.

    Full job description at: http://fvcc.com/amsearch/

  • First Church of Christ Caldwell, Ohio

    Address

    601 North Street
    Caldwell, Ohio 43724
    Weekly Attendance: 100-125
    Website: http://

    Contact Information

    Dale Hunt Phone: (740) 509-1710 Fax: (740) 732-4971 Email: dhunt529@aol.com

    Position Description

    Develop & oversee a youth program that creates an opportunity for youth to actively learn about God & His Word, grow in their relationship with Christ & others, while providing a friendly atmosphere where all youth can feel free to invite their friends.

    • Currently, primary oversight on be with children (k – 5th grade). Secondary oversight on teens (6th – 12th grades).
    • Work closely with Lead Minister & elders in planning & execution of all activities.
    • Assist in recruiting & training volunteers
    • Develop & utilize curriculum
    • Oversee/assist Children’s Worship
    • Oversee/assist with Vacation Bible School
    • Participate in staff meetings
  • Ronceverte Christian Church Ronceverte, West Virginia

    Address

    258 Gypsy Heights Road
    Ronceverte, West Virginia 24970
    Weekly Attendance: 35-40
    Website: http://www.roncevertechristian.org

    Contact Information

    Helen Hurd Email: hhurd@roncevertechristian.org

    Position Description

    Seeking a full-time Minister.  Should have good preaching and teaching skills and able to work with all ages.

  • New Manchester Christian Church New Manchester, West Virginia

    Address

    112 HIgh Street
    New Manchester, West Virginia 26056
    Weekly Attendance: 50
    Website: http://www.newmanchesterchristian.com

    Contact Information

    Kathy White Phone: (304) 670-3366 Email: nmcc_preacher_search@yahoo.com

    Position Description

    The New Manchester Christian Church is searching for a full time Minister. We are a small, caring congregation with a traditional worship style located in a rural area in West Virginia outside of Pittsburgh, PA. Our core beliefs are based on the Bible being the true revelation of God and the plan of salvation including baptism by emersion. A successful candidate would care deeply for the congregation and be willing to work with the youth of the church.

     

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