and you can learn more about St. John’s at https://sjepc.com
INDIANA – First Reformed Church https://firstreformedbluffton.org , located in the small conservative town of Bluffton, Indiana is prayerfully seeking a full-time Senior Pastor. The Pastor must be theologically sound and uphold the authority of God’s Word. The Pastor is responsible for strategic planning and staff coordination in the execution of the church’s purpose, function and mission. The Pastor serves as director to ordained and lay staff and lay volunteers, and leads, evaluates, and mentors existing staff in their respective areas of ministry. The Pastor oversees and executes the administration of the church through appropriate staff and lay leadership teams and ensures the completion of ministry, business, facility, and logistical support functions through staff and lay volunteers. The Pastor will file monthly reports to the church Consistory on ministry accomplishments and activities and also record any church member funerals, dedications, and baptisms, as well as the names of new members who have joined the church.
Qualifications of the Senior Pastor:
- Minimum of 5 years experience as a pastor
- A bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies or area of Theology preferred
- Must be ordained in their faith and their credentials recognized by the Evangelical Association of Reformed and Congregational Christian Churches
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Exceptional problem solving and conflict resolution skills
- Strong speaking and presentation skills
- Good active listening and willingness to help
- Service-oriented with genuine care for the wellbeing of people
- Excellent social perceptiveness and engagement
- Must be able to pass a background check, which includes both criminal and credit history
- Must be in agreement with the church’s doctrinal statement
Please visit this link for our full job posting: https://www.firstreformedbluffton.org/copy-of-focus-newsletter-1
If you feel you are being called to fulfill our Senior Pastor need, please contact us at email@example.com
INDIANA – Salem UCC (an Evangelical Association affiliated congregation) is currently seeking a person who wants to win young people for Jesus Christ. We are looking for Youth Pastor or Youth Director who has a passion to see young people make a life changing decision for Jesus, coordinate a youth department that is seeking to pour God’s word into students from grade 3-12th, have a positive impact on parents, have a servant heart within the church and community, and work well with others as we continue to build a team that is looking to be a community changer for Jesus. Salem is a Bible believing and preaching church, that believes in being intentional in making a difference for Christ. Salem is found in the Historic setting of Huntingburg, Indiana in southern Indiana. If you are interested in this position please contact, Pastor Jeff Donihue at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (812) 683-2213 for more information.
MISSOURI – St John Evangelical Church, Florence, MO is located in a rural community between Lake of the Ozarks and Sedalia (home of the Missouri State Fair). We have a German Evangelical heritage and left the UCC last year. We are now affiliated with the Evangelical Association. Our congregation is family based and multigenerational. We enjoy monthly church dinners and celebrate many church traditions. We are looking for a part-time pastor to lead us in our Christian journey. Please send inquiries to: email@example.com
NEW YORK – Amber Congregational Church is searching for a Pastor to set the spiritual tone of the church, provide leadership for the ministry of the congregation, equip our members for the work of ministry inside and outside the church, and to make disciples through the preaching of God’s Word. We are in a rural community outside Syracuse, New York, located by Otisco Lake in the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York. The church is affiliated with the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. If you are interested in applying, send your resume and a personal statement of faith to firstname.lastname@example.org To learn more about our church, visit our website at www.amberchurch.org We will share a detailed position description and info about our church upon request.
NORTH CAROLINA – Grace Lower Stone Reformed Church (recently affiliated with the Evangelical Association) is located near Rockwell, NC, approximately thirty miles Northeast of Charlotte. It is one of the oldest churches in North Carolina, organized around 1750 as a Reformed congregation. As such, we are looking for a pastor who appreciates our Reformed theology and traditions. The pastor we are seeking should have a Master of Divinity degree and will be a person of prayer who is a strong spiritual leader proclaiming the Bible as the true Word of our one and only God. The pastor should be someone who can both effectively minister to the sick, aged, and youth while also having a strong sense of direction for the church’s needs. Grace Lower Stone Reformed Church is financially stable with no debt, and offers a comprehensive salary/benefits package. The candidate can be assured that their resume will be prayerfully and confidentially reviewed and discussed as we follow God’s hand in our search for our next spiritual leader. A church profile and other information is available upon request. Thank you in advance for your consideration. For more information call: (704) 279-4176 (church office). Email: email@example.com Attention: Pastor Search Committee. Our website is: http://gracelowerstonechurch.org
NORTH DAKOTA – St. John Church is seeking a full time pastor to lead a church with a rich heritage. St. John is a church in Hebron ND, formerly a member of the Evangelical and Reformed denomination, now affiliated with the United Church of Christ and the Evangelical Association. We are a 250 member church located in rural North Dakota with 130+year tenure serving a largely agricultural community. The church building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
We are a conservative church within the UCC having recently voted to affiliate with the Evangelical Association of Reformed and Congregational Christian Churches ( https://evangelicalassociation.org ). We uphold key reformational beliefs such as the inspiration and authority of the Bible and salvation by grace through faith in Jesus Christ. We observe two sacraments – Baptism (which we believe is to be administered to both infants and adults) and Holy Communion. We are a family church with inter-generational worship, stream our services weekly on You-Tube, and we have an active adult Bible Study.
We are a small congregation of mostly older members looking to embrace service and growth. We need someone to lead, teach and help us grow. The potential candidate must be comfortable with home and hospital visitation, a traditional worship service, and join us in taking an active part in our community. We are seeking a pastor who will work with us to revitalize our membership.
St. John Church is financially stable and offers a comprehensive salary/benefits package. We can’t wait to meet you! Our future pastor should be willing to seek standing or recognition of standing with the UCC and the Evangelical Association.
If you believe God may be calling you for this position, please email for our church profile and to send your resume. For further information or clarification, contact the Pastoral Search committee at firstname.lastname@example.org
OHIO – Emanuel’s Christian Church, located in the rural community outside the village of New Bavaria, Ohio, is seeking a part-time pastor, called by God to serve as the spiritual leader/shepherd of the congregation. Emanuel’s is affiliated with the Evangelical Association (EA). The pastor is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in the pastoral care of the congregation. Interested applicants should email questions, cover letters, and resumes to email@example.com
OHIO – St. John’s Evangelical Church in Kenton, Ohio is searching for a part-time Family Minister/Associate Pastor. Specific duties, compensation, and title will be determined by the ability, experience, and training of the candidate along with the needs of the church. The hope is to continue a Wednesday outreach to children and youth, offer discipleship and spiritual growth opportunities for church members and families, and to reintroduce a second worship service that is in a contemporary format. St. John’s was originally founded as a German Evangelical Church. Its roots are in the Reformation. While the church is a part of the United Church of Christ, St. John’s is a part of a renewal group within that denomination–Faithful and Welcoming Churches. The congregation is evangelical and traditional in many regards and is hoping to grow its reach to a younger generation. Additionally, there is a local ministry that is seeking a new executive director. We are open to working with a candidate who may wish to pursue and balance both positions. Interested candidates should contact the church at firstname.lastname@example.org, 419-673-7278, or St. John’s Evangelical Church, 211 E Carrol St., Kenton, OH 43326.
PENNSYLVANIA – Jacob’s Church seeks part-time youth leader. The church is in New Tripoli, PA, a rural area in Northeast PA with weekly church attendance of 125-150. We are excited for what God is doing in our church and we are looking for a special person to join us in our vision to bring the Good News of God’s Kingdom to this area. We are excited to see the Kingdom grow as we look towards the future. The candidate filling this role will be an important part of the Jacob’s Church Ministry team. The youth leader will provide spiritual guidance and biblical teachings to youth of all ages and young adults. The youth leader’s other responsibilities include establishing and directing youth services and activities for the church, as well as conducting community outreach events. She or he will work collaboratively with church leadership to provide programming and relational ministry to our teens as well as providing support to expand our current children’s ministries program such as children’s church and VBS. We strive to build a ministry that is built on a relational ministry model, as we believe that disciples grow best in relationship and community. For a complete position description, please visit our website at: https://jacobschurch.org/careers
PENNSLVANIA – historic Host Church (dating back to 1727) and currently located at 80 Host Church Road, Bernville, PA in Western Berks County, is seeking a shepherd who can provide prayerful and spiritual leadership in our mission to reach out in our rural community, helping us grow our church and the kingdom of God. We are an Evangelical Association church with a small congregation of predominantly active senior citizens, seeking a pastor who is able to teach the Bible as God’s Word. This individual should model this in his or her personal life and be able to disciple others (no matter what age) in their Christian growth and faith. It is our hope that this person will help us reach out and build a congregation which more thoroughly involves all age groups. Upon request we would be glad to share our Statement of Faith. Please send resume to – email@example.com
PENNSYLVANIA – St. Thomas Church, a conservative, evangelical, congregational, non-denominational church in Bernville, PA, formerly UCC but currently associated with the Evangelical Association of Reformed and Congregational Churches, is seeking an experienced, seminary trained Senior Pastor who is an effective preacher and speaker, compassionate and caring, and will care for the spiritual needs of the congregation. We are looking for a person who will encourage people to relate their faith to their daily lives and have a strong commitment and loyalty to their faith. The candidate must be effective in planning and leading worship, possess a sense of direction for their ministry, and work to build a sense of fellowship among people with whom they work. St. Thomas Church is a group of Christian believers who worship in an 800 seat architecturally pleasing sanctuary (1897) and a 400+ seat multipurpose addition (2002). We are located in a beautiful, rural setting that is only 10 miles away from major shopping areas. In addition, the area boasts a wealth of recreational and cultural attractions. We welcome any pastoral candidate who agrees with our core values and ministries. If you are interested in joining our dynamic congregation that seeks to share God’s love, you may request a church profile and pastor questionnaire by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or downloading from our website https://stthomasbernville.org under the Pastor Search tab. After reviewing our church profile, you may submit your resume via email to email@example.com along with a completed questionnaire.
PENNSYLVANIA – St. John’s United Evangelical Protestant “Burry’s” Church seeks a part time youth director in Rochester, PA (http://burryschurch.org ). Do you believe the Bible is the inspired and inerrant word of God? Do you trust in Jesus Christ as your one and only savior? Are you looking for a way to spread the gospel to others? Do you want to share the good news in new ways? St. John’s United Evangelical Protestant “Burry’s” Church is looking for a leader to ignite our youth program. For a complete job description, contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
VIRGINIA – Congregational Christian Fellowship Church (CCFC), located in Winchester, VA, is looking for a part-time pastor to lead the Church ministry. CCFC is a small, biblically based non-denominational church affiliated with the Evangelical Association of Reformed and Congregational Christian Churches, and the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches. The part-time minister will be responsible for the following:
*lead worship services
*participate in special functions
*provide counseling and other spiritual healing as needed
*officiate weddings, funerals, dedications, baptisms, and other special ceremonies
*attend church council meetings
Candidates must be deeply committed to the Christian Faith, and believe in the Holy Trinity of God the Father, Son & Holy Spirit and have a desire to accept and introduce all people to Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior.
To apply please send a resume and written sermon or link to a video sermon to email@example.com or mail to CCFC, ATTN: Pulpit Committee, 2908 Middle Rd, Winchester, VA 22602.