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February 11, 2019
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Listings from the following states were submitted in December: Tennessee / Missouri / Michigan And in January: Texas (2) / Florida / New York / Georgia / Nebraska / Indiana (2) / Tennessee / California And in February: Virginia / West Virginia —bt

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ALABAMA

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11/26/2018—Position: Youth Minister (Full-time)
Sherrod Avenue Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1207 Sherrod Ave.
Florence , AL 35630
Website: http://www.sherrodfamily.org
Contact: James Nipper at (256) 702-9925, email:
Date Open: 11/26/2018
Dead Line: 5/26/2019
Qualifications: 3-5 years experience in youth ministry
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Notes: Sherrod Avenue Church of Christ in Florence Alabama is looking for a full time high School youth minister. Sherrod is a congregation of around 400 with 10 elders located at 1207 Sherrod Ave. Florence Al 35630. The primary job responsibilities of the Sherrod Avenue Youth Minister are to teach Bible based lessons and to develop and direct a variety of activities that promote discipleship and spiritual growth of all members of the Sherrod Avenue youth Group. We are looking for someone with at least 3-5 years experience in youth ministry.Please send all resumes to .


ALASKA

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ARIZONA

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9/25/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Gateway Church of Christ
Map Church Location 22709 S Ellsworth Rd
Queen Creek, AZ 85142
Website: www.gatewaycofc.org
Contact: Mark Atencio at (480) 497-6125, email:
Date Open: 9/25/2018
Dead Line: 3/25/2019
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Salary/Financial Package Range: Open
Benefits Offered Included in Above Package: Health Insurance
Notes: The Gateway Church of Christ is currently seeking a minister whose primary focus will be preaching, supporting the church vision and teaching. He will be a teammate who will unite with our current leadership to accomplish Gateway's vision and purpose. The new minister will be capable of helping the entire congregation in its desire to mature spiritually.
As pulpit minister, his messages will be inspired, timely and audience-appropriate. He will exhibit a proven knowledge of the Word and a passion to develop Christ followers. He will work with our worship team in coordinating services that bring worshipers before the throne of God. His creativity and resourcefulness will be used to support the work for the vision for Gateway and to inspire the congregation.
The minister will have excellent interpersonal skills, leading by establishing relationships and empowering others for results. He will have strong organizational and planning skills, evidenced by his ability to effectively map out ministerial objectives and plan congregational purpose. He must have a demonstrated capability and a desire to teach adult Bible classes. He will support the adult education team led by the Deacons in developing rich, meaningful classes that will encourage spiritual growth in members and guests.
The minister will be a man of personal integrity who is Spirit-filled and Spirit-led. He will have a strong marriage and family relationship and a good reputation within his community, home congregation and the brotherhood. He will be spiritually mature and will be known as a prayer warrior.
Gateway has a campus in the Town of Queen Creek, AZ in a new development area known as the Villages at Queen Creek. Our campus is adjacent to a busy family-oriented town park. Our location in Queen Creek is in an excellent evangelistic location which borders a multitude of neighborhoods and in close proximity to Queen Creek downtown.
Queen Creek is one of the best-kept secrets in Arizona just 40 miles Southeast of Phoenix. Exceptional climate (with 330 days of sunshine annually), natural recreational riches and a relaxed, rural lifestyle combine to fulfill the dreams and visions of those who relocate to one of America's best small towns. Queen Creek's approximately 42,000 residents enjoy the benefits of small-town living close to a metropolitan area: low crime rates, easy commuting to and from metro Phoenix, excellent air quality and a variety of recreational activities, all elements of a low-stress lifestyle. Queen Creek is a family place, where the residents take pride in independence.
Our Family and Organizational Structure: We are a Christ-focused family, committed to living for God, loving each other and lighting the world. We are significantly involved in community outreach and local missions. In all things, we seek to be a congregation that conveys to the community the never-ending love that God has for His children and seek any way possible to "Know God" and to "Make God Known".
Body Life – Gateway currently consists of 100 members with a nice mixture of families in all stages of life seeking to grow and develop new relationships.
Elders – Two men are the overseers and spiritual leaders of the church. They preach, teach classes, meet with members to counsel and support. They spend time in study and prayer.
Deacons – Two men are the administrators, the eyes, ears and legs of the Elders. They work directly with the ministry leaders making sure all ministries are running as a fine-tuned machine. They watch over the flock, offering assistance and guidance while communicating with the Elders. This is a role that requires good leadership skills with accountability to the Elders, staff and congregation.
Ministry Leaders – Leading ministries set up by the Deacons.
Staff – You will be supported by an administrative assistant.
Offices – The church office includes fully supported offices, kitchen and meeting rooms.
BASIC DESCRIPTION:
  1. The Minister, in the performance of his assigned duties will report directly to the Eldership of the congregation. The desired model is a cooperative working relationship with like goals and plans.
    • It is the responsibility of the Minister to keep the Elders informed regarding member issues, concerns, on-going projects, and all business-related issues, i.e., vacation, work load, etc.
    • It is the responsibility of the Elders to provide wisdom, guidance, understanding, protection, and assist the Minister with issues requiring joint participation.
  2. The duties of the Minister revolve around two primary areas:
    • Teaching and preaching the Gospel to existing membership so as to enhance understanding and commitment;
    • Assisting in the pursuit of church growth.
      • By guiding and participation in the congregation's outreach efforts.
      • By attracting and holding new members to the church.
      • By helping to mold the worship service into spiritually uplifting event.
      • By actively participation in the visitation and follow-up with local visitors.
  3. The Minister will work hand-in-hand with all other staff personnel to the benefit of the church, and the glory of the Lord.
  4. The Minister will exemplify the highest standard of moral and ethical conduct while being a loving individual that is hospitable to all.
PRIMARY FUNCTIONS: PREACHING:
  • Prepare and deliver Sunday AM sermon and PM devotional/function as scheduled.
  • Participate in Gospel Meetings as approved by the Elders/Church.
  • Work with the Outreach Ministry to provide special series classes/sermons for community consumption.
TEACHING:
  • Teaching Bible classes at various times of the year.
  • Be an active participant in the work of the youth Education Ministry.
EVAGELIZING / OUTREACH:
  • Actively participate in the work of the Outreach Ministry.
  • Contribute suggestions, ideas and guidance for specific outreach programs / efforts
  • Offer, conduct and lead introductory "group" Bible studies.
  • Make a special effort to reach out to newcomers and local visitors. Contact all local visitors, within a few days of their visit, either by phone, mail and if at all possible in person. Coordinate contacts with other members of the congregation who participate in this contact effort via phone calls and cards.
  • Offer individual Bible studies to new comers and visitors.
  • Work with Elders and congregation to restore inactive members.
AVAILABILITY / VISITATION / COUNSELING:
  • Develop a personal relationship with all members of the congregation
  • Initiate counseling sessions with those members of the congregation that have indicated or displayed a need. It is not expected that the Minister will handle all issues, especially deep seated, troublesome concerns. It is expected that the Minister, with assistance as required from the Elders or other members, be available to provide "level one" counseling. For issues exceeding the capabilities of the church, it is expected that the Minister will have researched and identified competent licensed Christian counselors to refer people to.
  • Set aside a regular period of time each week to be in the church office so members of the congregation may meet for discussion, guidance, etc. Specifics to be agreed upon by the Elders.
  • Make contact with and/or visit members of the congregation who are hospitalized, at home ill, in nursing homes; etc., as required.
MINISTRY INVOLVMENT:
  • With respect to the ministries at Gateway Church of Christ, the Minister should be aware of what is going on in those ministries that impact the primary responsibilities of the Minister.
    • OUTREACH: assist the Outreach Ministry in its efforts to reach the community.
    • WORSHIP: assist the Worship Ministry in its efforts to update, and direct a meaningful uplifting, effective worship experience.
    • EDUCATION: as it applies, and as it is required for special events, i.e., VBS.
    • BENEVOLENCE: assist the Benevolence Ministry on an as needed basis.
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Prepare or obtain weekly bulletin messages
  • Expectations: The Minister Will:
    • Follow the lead of the Eldership, holding them up as counselors and spiritual leader of the congregation
    • In concert with the Eldership contribute to the resolution of any and all problems, which may arise in the congregation. He will be guided by the spirit of reconciliation and love. Via sermons and adult classes communicate the Lord's message in a way that has real application in today's challenging social environment.
    • Assist the congregation in its desire to make a difference in the community in such a way that the various diverse segments of the congregation achieve a smooth, non-controversial, balanced move forward.
    • Promote peace, unity, and Godly love in all endeavors
    • Take ample time for study and meditation
Please submit the following materials electronically to the Office Administrator at
  • Cover letter that highlights your qualifications and fit for the position
  • Résumé
  • References – Name and contact information of at least three individuals familiar with your recent church ministry
  • Web link to at least 2-3 sermons that demonstrate your preaching ability


ARKANSAS

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BRITISH COLUMBIA

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CALIFORNIA

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1/31/2019—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Twin Cities Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1033 Royo Ranchero Dr
Yuba City, CA 95993
Office Phone: (530) 673-5443
Website: www.twincitieschurchofchrist.com
Contact: Greg Oliver at (909) 379-3530, email:
Date Open: 02/01/2019
Dead Line: 7/30/2019
Qualifications: Feel free to submit a letter of introduction and experience including a brief resume.
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: preaching and teaching
Salary/Financial Package Range: TBD
Notes: We are about 100 members and attendance runs between 75 and 110 most Sunday mornings. We have Elders and Deacons. Feel free to submit a letter of introduction and experience including a brief resume. One of the Elders will contact you once your information has been reviewed. Our current preacher will be retiring once we have secured a new preacher.


COLORADO

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5/29/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Trinidad Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1000 Nevada Ave.
Trinidad, CO 81082
Contact: Michael Pierson at email:
Date Open: 5/29/2018
Marital Status: No Preference
Position Expectations: Fill the pulpit on a full-time basis, teach Bible classes
Benefits: Minister's House, Utilities Paid
Notes: We are a small congregation of about 35 located in Southern Colorado. We own a 4 bedroom, 2 bath parsonage adjacent to the building. We are looking for a doctrinally sound man who is able to relate to all ages.


CONNECTICUT

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DELAWARE

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FLORIDA

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1/8/2019—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Deltona church of Christ
Map Church Location 1301 Providence Blvd
Deltona, FL 32725
Office Phone: 386-574-4641
Contact: Deltona search committee at email:
Date Open: 1/8/2019
Dead Line: 7/8/2019
Qualifications: See Below
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: The Deltona church of Christ is seeking a fully supported, traditional, full time gospel minister. Deltona is located 20 miles north of Orlando, Florida and we have a current congregation of 100 to 115 Christians among a community of 100k. We are searching for a gospel minister that will bring God?s word in its purity and simplicity to a congregation of older well-established Christians as well as newer members of the Lord's church. If you are this traditional gospel minister we are seeking, please feel free to provide a resume and references to the email address listed.


GEORGIA

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11/25/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Rose Hill Church of Christ
Map Church Location 7479 Old Moon Road
Columbus, GA 31909
Office Phone: (706) 322-8759
Website: rosehillchurch.com
Contact: Search Committee at (706) 322-8759, email:
Date Open: 11/1/2018
Dead Line: 5/1/2018
Qualifications: See Below
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: The Rose Hill Church of Christ in Columbus, Georgia is accepting applications for a full-time Pulpit Minister. Our ideal candidate will be a man with at least two years of post-secondary education in Biblical Studies and preferably ten years of experience in preaching and evangelizing. Our new minister should be able to work with our Elders and Deacons in serving our congregation and community. Someone who is willing to work with people of all ages and from multi-cultural backgrounds. The candidate's responsibilities will include preaching and teaching not only on Sunday and Wednesday nights, but, at other times as deemed necessary by the Elders or the candidate (personal Bible studies, equipping classes, etc). Other duties will include pre-marital counseling, weddings, funerals, etc. We are looking for someone who enjoys visiting the congregation whether sick or well, home or hospital, and understands the value of a relationship with those he ministers to.
Our mission is to be that Light on the hill in Columbus, Georgia. Our goal is to share the gospel with our friends and neighbors as well as the lost throughout the world. We are praying for God to send us someone with the same mission.
Rose Hill Church of Christ has been serving our Lord in Columbus, Georgia for 88 years. The church has three Elders and five Deacons and approximately 170 active members. More than 300,000 people live within a four-county, two-state area which includes Fort Benning, Georgia.
Please submit your cover letter, resume, two sermon samples, and personal and professional references to: Minister Search Committee, Rose Hill Church of Christ, 7479 Old Moon Rd, Columbus, GA 31909 or e-mail to . All communications will receive a prompt reply.

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1/15/2019—Position: Pulpit/Family/Outreach/Evangelism Minister (Full-time)
Lake Oconee Church of Christ
Map Church Location 4700 Carey Station Rd
Greensboro, GA 30642
Website: lakeoconeechurchofchrist.com
Contact: Luke at email:
Date Open: 1/15/2019
Dead Line: 7/15/2019
Qualifications: Degree in Ministry, and/or Communications Preferred
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: Full Time Minister (Sunday morning Adult Sunday School/Worship and Wed Night Bible Study)
Salary/Financial Package Range: $40Ks
Notes: The Lake Oconee Church of Christ in Greensboro, GA is looking to hire a full-time pulpit minister. Lake Oconee Church of Christ is a congregation of about 40-50 members near Greensboro, GA. Candidates should have a ministry related bachelor?s degree or higher. Duties will include teaching Adult Sunday school and preaching on Sunday morning, as well as our mid-week Bible study on Wednesday evening. Other duties will also include visitation of members when needed that are shut in or in local hospitals and regular evangelism with both members and non-members when requested as well as coordination of local outreach efforts within the community. Partnership with teachers to coordinate curriculum and youth activities (VBS, etc). Qualified applicants should send a CV/resume and a recorded sermon if available via weblink or mp3 file.


HAWAII

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IDAHO

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ILLINOIS

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INDIANA

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1/23/2019—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Lagrange Church of Christ
Map Church Location 407 S Townline Rd
Lagrange, IN 46761
Office Phone: (260) 463-3571
Contact: Criag Meranda at (574) 535-4323, email: or at (260) 463-3571
Date Open: 1/23/2019
Dead Line: 7/23/2019
Marital Status: No Preference
Salary/Financial Package Range: $35,000 - $40,000 plus Minister's House
Notes: January 20, 2019
The Lagrange Church of Christ is looking for a full time pulpit minister to preach and assist in teaching and reaching the lost. Lagrange is a rural community located in north eastern Indiana. The congregation of about 130 members of mixed dynamics is served by Elders and Deacons. We are active in several ministries but youth development and a spiritually edifying pulpit for a diverse group are of great importance. We have many youth and are active in Lads to Leaders and Leaderettes as well as support of Camp Indogan, a tri-state supported youth camp of the brethren.
We would like to begin the interview process in the near future. This would involve a visit to our congregation where he would be expected to preach. It would also involve an interview with the elders. More information can be communicated when contact is made. Please have candidates send resumes and cover letter to Craig Meranda, 63199 County Road 43, Goshen, IN 46528 or .In His service,
The Elders,
Andy Enyart,
Jim Lazzarino
Craig Meranda
Fred Oakley

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1/31/2019—Position: Pulpit/Evangelism Minister (Full-time)
Lebanon Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1204 Indianapolis Ave.
Lebanon, IN 46052
Office Phone: (765) 482-4243
Contact: Eddie Cox at (765) 481-2224, email:
Date Open: 1/31/2019
Dead Line: 7/30/2019
Qualifications: Biblical degree, some experience, strong desire to preach the gospel
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: pulpit minister, evangelism in community, normal duties
Salary/Financial Package Range: 50,000+
Benefits Offered Included in Above Package: Housing Allowance, Retirement Plan

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9/18/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Liberty Church of Christ
Map Church Location 12884 McVille Road
Solsberry, IN 47459
Office Phone: (812) 876-6336
Website: www.libertycoc.net
Contact: Everett Chasteen at (812) 825-4217, email:
Date Open: 1/1/2018
Qualifications: See below
Marital Status: Required Married
Position Expectations: See below
Salary/Financial Package Range: See below
Notes: PULPIT MINISTER POSITION AVAILABLE
Hello Brethren;
We send greetings from the Liberty Church of Christ. We are looking for a pulpit minister to work on a full-time basis with us in our community. The position will be available beginning January 1, 2018. We are seeking a self-motivated couple, willing to share with us and willing to receive the benefits of being part of our warm and friendly family atmosphere. We are seeking a pulpit minister who will enthusiastically preach, be an encourager, teach Bible study classes, conduct personal Bible studies, and visit the sick in homes, hospitals and nursing homes. Our new preacher should have a minimum of five years experience, be a graduate of a school of theology and trained in public speaking.
Our congregation is a loving family with Sunday morning attendance of about 100. We are led by three elders and five deacons. The Liberty Church of Christ is a body of true servants, desiring to rely solely upon the inspired teaching in God's Word, busy meeting the needs of others. We support mission work, Berean Children's Home, Bible camp, disaster relief efforts and hold two clothing giveaways per year. Please send us your resume with references and a video or DVD with three sermons. Salary will be commensurate with experience and education.
Our website is www.libertycoc.net
Office phone: 812-876-6336
Please contact one of our elders:
Everett Chasteen
Darrin Hamm
Terry Keller
Please send your resume to the Liberty Church of Christ address in c/o one of the elders
Liberty Church of Christ
12884 E. McVille Road
Solsberry, IN 47459


IOWA

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8/15/2018—Position: Evangelism/Worship Minister (Full-time)
Burlington Church of Christ
Map Church Location 2120 S Roosevelt Ave.
Burlington , IA 52601
Office Phone: (319) 754-5684
Website: https://burlingtonchurch.org/
Contact: Doug Ferguson at email: and/or Terry Sarrazin at email:
Date Open: 8/15/2018
Dead Line: 2/15/2019
Qualifications: Godly man with a desire to spread the word
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: The Church of Christ in Burlington, IA is actively searching for an evangelist/minister to serve and work with us. We are a small congregation of about 45, located in southeast Iowa next to the Mississippi River. We have a dedicated Eldership in place and are committed to sound doctrine. Salary is dependent upon qualifications. If you are interested in being a part of this great work, please send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest and needs to: Terry Sarrazin or
Burlington Church of Christ
2120 S Roosevelt Ave.
Burlington, IA 52601
Attn: Terry Sarrazin
319-754-5684


KANSAS

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KENTUCKY

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LOUISIANA

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MAINE

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MANITOBA

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MARYLAND

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MASSACHUSETTS

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MEXICO Missions

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MICHIGAN

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12/13/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Lincoln Park Church of Christ
Map Church Location 2905 Fort Street
Lincoln Park, MI 48146
Office Phone: (313) 928-5810
Contact: Russell Bone at (313) 378-1580, email:
Date Open: 12/13/2018
Dead Line: 6/13/2019
Qualifications: Preferred Bible degree.
Marital Status: Required Married
Position Expectations: Must be able to preach, teach, and visit members in hospitals and homes. Also, officiate weddings and funerals.
Salary/Financial Package Range: $60,000
Benefits Offered Included in Above Package: Health Insurance

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8/26/2018—Position: Pulpit/Education/Outreach/Evangelism Minister (Full-time)
Bellows & Brown St. Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1033 S. Brown St.
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
Office Phone: (989) 773-2192
Website: www.bbcoc.org
Contact: Dave Lehnert at (989) 289-3651, email: and/or Daniel Kelley at (989) 506-6364, email:
Date Open: 8/26/2018
Dead Line: 2/26/2019
Qualifications: sound biblical preacher that is a worker of the Lord, likes to visit, has good communication skills and good work ethic
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: Willing to preach to a congregation of ~65 people on Sunday mornings, teach classes and evangelize in the community
Salary/Financial Package Range: ~50,000
Notes: Benefits include teaching the Lord's word and growing His flock


MINNESOTA

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MISSISSIPPI

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MISSOURI

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10/4/2018; updated 11/30/2018—Position: Family Minister (Full-time)
Shady Acres Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1440 Ables Rd
Sikeston, MO 63801
Website: http://www.shadyacreschurch.com/
Contact: Chris Mills at email:
Date Open: 10/4/2018
Dead Line: 4/5/2019
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: See job description at link below
Salary/Financial Package Range: based on experience
Notes: Full-Time Youth and Family Minister
Job Description: The family ministry position is an opportunity for a couple (preferably with children) to serve our families and youth in coordinating family and youth activities. The family minister will assist in establishing the education program for the congregation; conduct a yearly teacher's workshop; plan and organize Vacation Bible School; and be involved in all aspects of local evangelism with emphasis on families and youth. He will be expected to teach a Bible Class on Sunday morning and Wednesday evening and be available to preach on an as needed basis. If he can lead singing this would be an added benefit. The family minister will also perform other duties as determined and directed by the Eldership. The family minister position is not an 8 to 5 position, but a career choice and way of life. A minimum of 5 years or more ministry experience is preferred together with a Bachelor's Degree in youth ministry or Bible Major.
Application Instructions: Please send resumes to
Street Address: 1440 Ables Rd.
City: Sikeston
State: MO
Zip Code: 63801
Phone Number: 573-471-5186
Contact Name: Pete Burns
Phone: 573-380-3201

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12/8/2018—Position: Children and Family Minister (Full-time)
McKnight Crossings Church of Christ
Map Church Location 2515 S. McKnight Road
St. Louis, MO 63124
Website: McKnightCrossings.org
Contact: Eric McPherson at (314) 304-4831, email:
Date Open: 12/8/2018
Dead Line: 01/31/2019
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: The McKnight Crossings Church of Christ is actively seeking to hire a male or female full-time Children and Family Minister to work one-half time with grades 0-5, and one-half time with Students grades 6-12 to help us meet the vision of the Milestone Family Ministry program.
The vision of the Milestone Ministry is to navigate a common path for church and home, using an intentional team approach to encourage MX children and parents, to grow in Delighting in God, Encouraging One Another, and Serving Eagerly, from ages 0-18.
The primary focus of this position is to lead the kids Crossings Ministry (0-5th grade), while supporting the growth of the 6-12th ministry through building spiritually encouraging relationships with the teens and their families.
Apply online by going to McKnightCrossings.org/teens.
Applications Due: January 31
Questions should be directed to: Eric McPherson, email to

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5/28/2018—Position: Pulpit/Outreach/Evangelism/Worship Minister (Full-time)
Thayer Church of Christ
Map Church Location 300 Monroe Street
Thayer, MO 65791
Office Phone: (417) 264-7702
Website: thayerchurchofchrist.wordpress.com
Contact: Kevin Steed at (417) 280-0557, email:
Date Open: June, 2018
Marital Status: Required Married
Position Expectations: Sound and dynamic full time minister.
Salary Range: Competitive based on qualifications
Benefits: Housing Allowance
Notes: The Thayer congregation has three elders and four deacons. Average attendance of 140, with good age distribution and approximately 50 under the age of 18. Population of 2,200, great public school, on Mo/Ark border in beautiful Ozarks.


MONTANA

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NEBRASKA

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1/13/2019—Position: Pulpit/Youth/Family Minister (Full-time)
Bellevue church of Christ
Map Church Location 2311 Madison Street
Bellevue, NE 68005
Office Phone: (402) 291-3585
Website: bcoc.church
Contact: Gary Johnston at (402) 779-6634, email:
Date Open: 1/13/2019
Dead Line: 7/13/2019
Qualifications: Degree in Bible -- Family Life or Youth Ministry
Marital Status: Required Married
Position Expectations: Work with elders, deacons, minister, and members to help grow our congregation.
Salary/Financial Package Range: Negotiate
Benefits Offered Included in Above Package: Housing Allowance, Expense Allowance
Notes: Salary, Housing, Health Insurance, details will be discussed in our interview.


NEVADA

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

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NEW JERSEY

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NEW MEXICO

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NEW YORK

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1/15/2019—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Ithaca Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1210 N Cayuga St
Ithaca, NY 14850
Website: www.ithacachurchofchrist.org
Contact: Richard Jackson at 607-273-7811, email:
Date Open: 01/15/2019
Marital Status: No Preference
Salary/Financial Package Range: TBD plus Minister's House with Utilities Paid
Notes: Evangelist Search for Ithaca Church of Christ 2019
Ithaca Church of Christ is seeking an evangelist to serve with us. In addition to leading an evangelistic effort, other duties will include preaching, leading Bible studies, and equipping the Saints for service.
We are a small congregation of 20-25 seeking to be a light in the area. Ithaca is in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, with a county-wide population of more than 100,000. Education is the major employer, with both Cornell University and Ithaca College located here.
The compensation package will include a four-bedroom house adjacent to our building with utilities paid.
To apply for this position, please send your resume, a statement of faith, at least one sermon video (or a link), and two-character references to:
Ithaca Church of Christ
1210 N Cayuga St
Ithaca, NY 14850
Pull Date: 7/15/2019

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11/16/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
LaSalle church of Christ
Map Church Location 1121 North Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Office Phone: (716) 283-1214
Website: lasallechurchofchrist.org
Contact: Mark Dailey at (716) 754-2752, email:
Date Open: 11/16/2018
Dead Line: 5/16/2019
Qualifications: Four year Bible degree
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Notes: Seeking a fulltime minister for a congregation of 50+ members who are striving to serve the Lord and our community. Please see website for additional position information.


NORTH CAROLINA

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NORTH DAKOTA

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OHIO

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8/11/2018—Position: Pulpit/Worship Minister (Full-time)
Bellevue Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1070 Castalia Street
Bellevue, OH 44811
Office Phone: (419) 483-2282
Website: https://www.facebook.com/bellevueohcofc/
Contact: Dennis Rogers at (419) 554-9879, email: and/or Phil Mundy at (419) 635-5757, email:
Date Open: 8/11/2018
Dead Line: 2/11/2019
Qualifications: Preferably a degree in Bible with at least 1-2 years experience.
Marital Status: No Preference
Salary/Financial Package Range: Salary dependent upon experience.
Notes: The Bellevue congregation has 45 to 50 members and is looking for a minister to feed the flock with the gospel of Christ. Candidate could also have a second job in the Bellevue area.

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10/23/2018—Position: Pulpit/Outreach Intern
Piketon Church of Christ
Map Church Location 422 Market Street
Piketon, OH 45661
Office Phone: (740) 253-2198
Contact: Dan McDonie at (740) 253-2198, email:
Date Open: 10/23/2018
Dead Line: 4/23/2019
Qualifications: Some College-level Bible education
Marital Status: No Preference
Position Expectations: 1 year internship
Salary/Financial Package Range: Negotiable
Notes: We are looking for an intern to serve for 1-year under our current minister (of 25 years) and possibly takeover his position afterwards as he prepares to retire.


OKLAHOMA

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ONTARIO

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OREGON

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10/18/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Metro church of Christ
Map Church Location 1525 NW Division St
Gresham, OR 97030
Office Phone: (503) 667-0773
Website: www.metrocofc.org
Contact: Tom Hamilton at (503) 667-0773, email:
Date Open: 6/15/2018
Dead Line: 4/18/2018
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: The Metro church of Christ in Gresham, Oregon is allowing the Holy Spirit to lead us to the man of God that He wants here in the Pacific Northwest. We are a congregation of 300+ members that is looking for a dynamic pulpit minister with a heart for evangelism. We are praying for God's wisdom to guide us in this effort!
If God is calling you to serve with us at Metro, please send your resume to:

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8/15/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Church of Christ
Map Church Location 160th Avenue 130th NE 160th Avenue
Potland, OR 97230
Website: www.160thavechurch.com
Contact: Patrick Sutherland at (208) 391-9910, email: and/or Curtis Braxton at (510) 734-2029
Date Open: 8/15/2018
Dead Line: 2/15/2019
Qualifications: See Notes
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: See Notes
Salary/Financial Package Range: $70-75K
Notes: Church of Christ Prachers that:
1) Do not worship with mechanical instruments.
2) Do not engage in sponsoring church arrangements.
Notes: The 160th ave Church of Christ, Portland, Oregon is seeking a Pulpit Minister. The preferred candidate will possess the following characteristics, qualities and values:
  • A firm commitment to the Bible as God's written, living, inspired and unchangeable word.
  • Belief in the Gospel as God's power to save from sin.
  • The ability to practically take God's Word, apply and communicate it in sermons and classes so that the congregation is challenged with thought-provoking, relevant, and life-changing lessons.
  • Desire to assist in leading the congregation in community outreach efforts.
  • Ability to promote spiritual development of families and help strengthen the foundation of the home.
  • Ability to relate well and communicate with all age groups, genders and cultures.
  • Person of moral integrity who lives in a manner fitting a follower for Christ.
  • Self-starter with a strong work ethic.
  • College degree preferred but not required. Work experience may be taken into consideration in lieu of education or a combination of both.


PENNSYLVANIA

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QUEBEC

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RHODE ISLAND

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SASKATCHEWAN

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SOUTH CAROLINA

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SOUTH DAKOTA

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TENNESSEE

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11/18/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Part-time)
Christiana Church of Christ
Map Church Location 1407 Church St.
Christiana, TN 37037
Website: Christiana.churchofchrist.info/
Contact: Ron Lokey at (931) 312-0886, email: and/or Bill Robinson at (615) 393-9966, email:
Date Open: 11/18/2018
Dead Line: 5/18/2019
Marital Status: No Preference
Salary/Financial Package Range: Negotiable
Notes: The Christiana church of Christ is a congregation of approximately 30 members in a rural setting south of Murfreeesboro, TN. We are an mature congregation with no elders. We are searching for a pulpit minister/Evangelist who will nurture and encourage our members in their devotion and love of the Lord and consistent spiritual growth. We seek a pulpit minister who defines his ministry as preaching, teaching, and equipping others to serve. Our preference is a man who has had some ministry training, however all candidates will be considered. We are looking for a man who has a solid knowledge of God's word, and be able to effectively communicate those truths for the edification of the congregation and growth of the church. He should demonstrate the ability to relate well with members of all ages. Applicants should submit their information to Ron Lokey 931-312-0886, Bill Robinson 615-393-9966, or Roger King 615-479-4723.

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1/27/2019—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Estill Springs church of Christ
Map Church Location 606 South Main St.
Estill Springs, TN 37330
124 Sugar Leaf Circle (Contact address)
Winchester, TN 37398
Website: http://esprings.churchofchrist.info
Contact: Lewis D. Ellenburg, Jr (AKA David) at (931) 636-7101, email:
Date Open: 1/27/2019
Dead Line: 3/31/2019
Qualifications: Open
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: Position Description available on request
Salary/Financial Package Range: Negotiable
Notes: The Estill Springs congregation of the church of Christ has about 90 members with 4 elders and 5 deacons. A job description, congregational profile and other information is available. Salary and benefits are negotiable. We have established a search committee who will make recommendations to the elders. The committee selection process will include resume reviews, interviews, and an opportunity to for about five prospects to speak to the congregation. The elders will also interview the individuals who speak.
Our search is just beginning. We have desirable characteristics in mind but no absolute requirements. We are asking God to bring us the person who will best be able to help us glorify Him. We will be accepting resumes through March 31, 2019

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11/26/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Smith Street Church of Christ
Map Church Location 411 East Smith St
South Fulton, TN 38257
Contact: Mike Hicks at (731) 446-1593, email: and/or Jared Bellamy at (731) 223-0044
Date Open: 01/21/2019
Dead Line: 02/28/2019
Marital Status: No Preference
Salary/Financial Package plus Minister's House
Notes: The Smith Street church of Christ in South Fulton, TN is looking for a full time pulpit minister who is a spiritually sound and knowledgeable man of God. Our church wants to continue to grow both in spirit and number and seek a minister to help move us in that direction. We are looking for a minister who will be enthusiastic and self-motivated in his works of being an encourager, a teacher of the Bible, visit the sick and shut ins of our congregation and be a witness of God?s grace in the community. Our community is located in Tennessee on the TN/KY stateline and we border the town of Fulton, KY. We are affectionately referred to as ?The Twin Cities?. We are a loving and compassionate congregation with about 80 in regular attendance. We offer a competitive salary to commensurate with experience and a housing benefit. Please email resume and any questions you may have to or contact Jared Bellamy at (731)223-0044, Chad Taylor (270)627-0445 or Michael Hicks (731)446-1593.


TEXAS

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1/27/2019—Position: Minister (Full-time)
Avery Church of Christ
Map Church Location 465 US Hwy 82
Avery, TX 75554
Office Phone: (903) 278-1393
Contact: Craig Loe at (903) 278-1393, email:
Date Open: 1/27/2019
Dead Line: 7/27/2019
Marital Status: No Preference

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10/10/2018—Position: Youth/Family Minister (Full-time)
Creekside Church of Christ
Map Church Location 6113 Jack Finney Blvd
Greenville, TX 75402
Office Phone: (903) 455-3710
Website: www.creeksidechurchofchrist.org
Contact: Michelle Gilbert at (903) 455-3710, email:
Date Open: 10/10/2018
Dead Line: 4/10/2019
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Salary/Financial Package Range: Competitive
Notes: FAMILY & YOUTH MINISTER
The Creekside Church of Christ in Greenville, Texas is seeking a Family & Youth Minister who will partner with our congregation to promote the spiritual development of our youth and families, help strengthen the foundation of the home, and mentor our families and youth in practicing our faith in the community and with one another while reaching the lost.
Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate retreats for families, married couples, and youth
  • Coordinate Family and Youth events
  • Coordinate Leadership Conventions (LTC or L2L and Teach the Truth ? T3)
  • Coordinate domestic and/or international mission trips
  • Coordinate Youth camp(s)
  • Help coordinate VBS
  • Make in-home visits to each family?s (youth and young families) home a few times a year
  • Coordinate after school programs for youth and young families
  • Be in a teaching rotation
  • Be willing to fill in preaching
Salary: We offer a competitive salary and vacation package.
Send resumes and inquiries to: creeksidecofc@gmail.com OR Creekside Church of Christ, 6113 Jack Finney Blvd, Greenville TX 75402

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1/7/2019—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Van church of Christ
Map Church Location 199 Cherry Lane
Van, TX 75790
Office Phone: (903) 963-7098
Contact: Jim Rice at (903) 963-7098, email:
Date Open: 1/7/2019
Dead Line: 7/7/2019
Qualifications: See Notes:
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: See Notes:
Salary/Financial Package Range: $50,000 to $55,000 annually plus Minister's House
Notes: The Van church has 150 members with 4 elders and 4 deacons. Van is a thriving and growing town located in beautiful East Texas. Our ideal candidate will be a family man with at least two years of post-secondary education in Biblical Studies (degree preferred), five years of experience in preaching and evangelizing in a church of Christ, a proven track record of church growth from previous pulpit positions and who is motivated by a love for God and for people of all ages and backgrounds. We are looking for a minister with a supportive wife who is involved in his ministry and church activities.
Responsibilities will include, but not necessarily limited to:
  • Preparing and preaching sermons for two Sunday services and teaching Bible lessons for Wednesday evening and other classes as directed by the elders.
  • Seeking out and conducting personal evangelistic Bible studies w/in the community.
  • Fostering spiritual growth and development of members through preaching/teaching
  • Cooperative leadership with our elders and deacons as part of our leadership team.
  • Officiating at weddings and funerals for congregation members.
  • Spiritual counseling for congregation members as needed.
  • Working with other worship leaders on organized and effective worship services.
  • Preparing church bulletin with assistance from the church secretary.
  • Working a full and fair week while also balancing his time to allow for rest and the needs of his family.
Please submit cover letter, resume, three recent sermon samples (at least one video), personal and professional references and salary requirements to: Minister Search Committee, Van church of Christ, 199 Cherry Lane, Van, TX 75790, or e-mail to .


UTAH

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VERMONT

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VIRGINIA

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2/10/2019—Position: Minister (Full-time)
Central church of Christ - Bedford, VA
Map Church Location P.O. Box 1203
Bedford, VA 24523
Office Phone: (540) 586-9144
Website: bedfordcofc.org
Contact: Jody Martin at (540) 339-2431, email:
Date Open: 2/10/2019
Dead Line: 8/10/2019
Qualifications: See Notes Below
Marital Status: No Preference
Position Expectations: See Notes Below
Salary/Financial Package Range: 40,000
Benefits Offered Included in Above Package: Expense Allowance
Notes: Central church of Christ in Bedford, VA is looking for a full-time minister to replace our current minister who is retiring after 15+ years working with us (graduated from Ohio Valley). Bedford is a small town with approximately 6500 residents located in a county with just over 75,000 people - it is in the central part of the state near the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains and near Smith Mountain Lake. We are a congregation of 30-35 members who are dedicated to GOD, JESUS and HIS Word striving to serve HIM daily to the best of our abilities. We strive to "Share God's Love" throughout our community by spreading the seed of the Gospel through our words, deeds and our daily lives.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and faithful gospel preacher to work with the members here in Bedford. Ideally, the candidate will be preaching sermons and teaching classes while ministering to the flock to help evangelize our community and to encourage and strengthen our number. The minister will be someone with a positive outlook, good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to connect with all ages - visit the sick (both physically and spiritually), help conduct Bible studies and encourage others as well to grow as Christians, in both spirit and truth.
Financially, GOD has blessed us to be a self-supporting congregation and we own our own building across from the Bedford YMCA facility and behind a local funeral home in town. Starting salary for the position would be $40,000 with 2 weeks vacation to start - other benefits would be negotiable concerning time for seminars, gospel meetings, expenses, etc. The minister would have his own office at the building along with a church library, computer/printer, internet access, projector with screen in our auditorium for lessons/classes and additional audio/video capabilities. The preacher would be encouraged to have some regular office hours for community and member access. Any other compensation or future expense concerns can be discussed at a later time during our interview process.
If you are interested in the position, we would like you to send a resume to us along with any references. We then will send you a short survey questionnaire that we would like you to fill out and answer and return back along with a video sermon of a recent sermon you've given (or access to one via YouTube, etc.). After we have received those items and viewed the video sermon, we will let you know if we would like you to come to Bedford for an in-person visit (all expenses paid) where you would teach and preach during our Sunday morning and evening services and get to meet our church family.
If you are interested in the position, please send it to our contact above via e-mail or you can mail it to our Post Office box number above. GOD bless!


WASHINGTON

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WEST VIRGINIA

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5/24/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Part-time)
Cameron Church of Christ
Map Church Location 2 Church Street
Cameron, WV 26033
Website: On Facebook - search: Cameron Church of Christ
Contact: Fred Smith at (304) 686-2215, email: and/or Sarah Smith at email:
Date Open: 5/24/2018
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: The Church of Christ located at 2 Church Street Cameron, West Virginia is seeking a part time minister who has available or additional support or income. The small congregation is looking for a sound gospel preacher who can build up the present membership. Please send resumes and references to: Cameron Church of Christ 2 Church St. Cameron, WV 26033 or by email to or . For more information or to express your interest you can contact us directly at 304-686-2215.

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2/10/2019—Position: Pulpit/Worship Minister (Full-time)
Lewisburg Church of Christ
Map Church Location P.O. Box 1531
Lewisburg, WV 24957
Office Phone: (304) 645-1606
Contact: Sam Banton at (304) 497-2114 and/or Roger Dilley at (304) 497-0894, email:
Date Open: 2/10/2019
Dead Line: 11/30/2019
Marital Status: No Preference
Notes: Negotiable salary.

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11/5/2018—Position: Associate Minister (Full-time)
36th Street Church of Christ
Map Church Location 610 36th Street
Vienna, WV 26105
Office Phone: (304) 295-9696
Website: www.36thstreetchurchofchrist.com/
Contact: Michael Moss at (304) 615-5558, email: and/or Terry Garner at (304) 615-3193, email:
Date Open: 11/5/2018
Dead Line: 4/5/2019
Qualifications: bachelor's degree in Bible
Marital Status: Preferred Married
Position Expectations: Candidate will serve with current minister and will eventually move to the position of pulpit minister
Salary/Financial Package Range: dependent upon needs and background plus Minister's House with Utilities Paid
Notes: Dr. Michael Moss is assuming the position of pulpit minister and will continue to work in that capacity while new associate minister gains preaching experience and gets to know the congregation. The associate will preach at least twice a month, teach adult Bible classes, visit those in the hospital and those who visit the church, and carry on other normal activities expected of a minister.


WISCONSIN

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WYOMING

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9/22/2018—Position: Pulpit Minister (Full-time)
Lander Church of Christ
Map Church Location PO Box 447
Lander, WY 82520
Office Phone: (307) 332-4563
Website: landerchurchofchrist.com
Contact: Dennis Oman at (307) 349-7364, email: and/or Tom Krause
Date Open: 9/22/2018
Dead Line: 3/22/2019
Marital Status: Required Married
Position Expectations: Full-time pulpit/evangelist
Salary/Financial Package Range: 50-55,000+
Benefits Offered Included in Above Package: Housing Allowance
Notes: Family Dental Insurance provided.
READY TO RELOCATE?
The Church of Christ in Lander, Wyoming has begun a preliminary search for a full-time experienced minister or evangelist. The church here is a stable, self-supporting congregation with approximately 80 members, active in many areas of ministry and mission work, and has an established eldership with deacons in place.
Lander is a town of 7,500 people, located at the base of the beautiful Wind River Mountains. Lander offers a local hospital and clinics for health care. Wyoming has no state income tax and offers abundant opportunities for those who enjoy outdoor sports including trout streams, mountain lakes, winter sports, and world class big game hunting.
Please send inquiries and resumes to Search Committee at the following email address:
Also visit us on the web landerchurchofchrist.com
Learn more about Lander landerwyoming.org
Questions? Call or text Dennis Oman at 3073497364


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