Position Openings (updated April 2016)
Minister of Music, First Baptist Church, Winchester, Kentucky
Part time: 10-20 hours week
The Minister of Music works with the pastor to provide leadership to the worship services of First Baptist Church. This includes and developing a comprehensive music ministry. The Minister of Music serves under the supervision of the Pastor and is responsible for the supervision of the music department as a whole. The Minister of Music must be committed to Christian principles and teachings (professionally and personally).
Qualifications: Minimum two to five years of experience in a leadership role of a church music department. Must have a genuine and growing relationship with God, be willing to understand/implement the ministry vision of pastor, possess strong leadership, administrative and interpersonal skills, and ability to communicate clearly and effectively (orally and in written form). Must be collaborative, having the ability to work with all demographics within the church and community while managing multiple projects and priorities. Must have a passion for music ministry. Willing to identify and develop music talent within ministry.
All candidates are subject to a criminal background check as well as 3 references as to the quality of your musicianship, character, and dependability. All candidates must comply with all established Church policies and procedures.
All interested candidates should submit a resume with three references.
Associate Pastor, First Baptist Church Morehead, KY
First Baptist Church in Morehead, Kentucky, affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, seeks a full-time Associate Pastor. Primary responsibilities include overseeing and leading the ministry to the children, youth, and their families. Additionally, the Associate Pastor will collaborate and cooperate in the pastoral ministry of the entire church, with responsibilities to include: assisting with worship planning and leading worship, pastoral care, and some administration and design. This person will be able to cultivate relationships with people of all generations and effectively balance multiple ministry responsibilities. Please send a cover letter and resume with references to Pastor Curt Lowndes at firstname.lastname@example.org by May 15. Review of qualified candidates will begin May 16 and will continue until the position is filled. Visit www.fbc-morehead.org or call (606) 784-5768 for more information.
Pastor, Okolona Baptist Church, Louisville, KY (posted April 4, 2016)
The Okolona Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a full time pastor who is called by God, and endowed with the spiritual gifts to bring vision and direction to a congregation that desires to serve God. Okolona Baptist is situated south of Metro Louisville near the crossing of I-65 and the Gene Snyder Freeway. We are historically a progressive church with a current active membership of approximately forty-five people. The location near major highways and dense housing, coupled with the size of our building, places us in a viable position for significant growth. The candidate should be thought provoking and motivating, while placing a strong emphasis on Biblical knowledge and spiritual development. In addition, the candidate must be innovative and creative in current methods and media that effectively draw people to Christ. A candidate for the position shall be ordained in the Baptist Faith, hold a degree in Theology and/or Divinity and be an effective communicator in both the written and spoken word. Those responding to this posting shall submit a cover letter and current resume. Include pertinent information regarding degree(s), ordination, and any other information the candidate may deem useful to the committee. Please include a DVD/CD or a YouTube link, where one can view recent sermons. Correspondence, which shall remain confidential when requested, may be sent to the pastoral search committee at the church address (9301 Preston Highway, Louisville, KY 40229), or emailed to Committee Chairman Michael Robison; email@example.com, or Committee Secretary Terry Stivers; firstname.lastname@example.org. The committee reserves the right to conduct background and credit history checks on applicants it has an interest in calling to serve. Please pray for us, as we shall for you, in this most arduous task of selecting the right person to lead our congregation in the years ahead.
Senior Pastor, Buechel Park Baptist Church, Louisville, KY
Buechel Park Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky is seeking a Senior Pastor. This well-established, mission minded, CBF affiliated church includes a quality staff and strong lay ministry. More information on the church and ministries can be found at www.bpbaptist.org. This person shall be an ordained, seminary-degreed minister with experience. Interested applicants should mail and email resumes by March 31, 2016 to Sharon Kauka, Chairperson of Pastor Search Committee, 11511 Saratoga Ridge Dr., Louisville, KY 40299 email@example.com
Minister to Children and Their Families, Culbertson Baptist Church, New Albany, IN
Part-time, averaging 12-16 hours per week. The Minister to Families with Children will oversee ministry to families with children ages 3 through 5th grade. He/she will work with the Board of Christian Education, other church leaders and church staff in developing and implementing programs for children and their families which will create opportunities for developing their personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ. Personnel Committee Chair and Search Contact: Ben Shiner, 502-263-7413, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minister to Families with Youth (and College Students), Culbertson Baptist Church, New Albany, IN
Part-time, averaging 16 hours per week. The Minister to Families with Youth and College Students will oversee ministry to families with youth from 6th grade through college in the church. (More typically through grade 12.) He/she will work with the Board of Christian Education, other church leaders and church staff in developing and implementing programs for youth and their families which will create opportunities for developing their personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ. Contact: Ben Shiner, 502-263-7413, email@example.com.
Youth Pastor, Mount Everest General Baptist Church, Louisville, KY
Mount Everest General Baptist Church is looking for a youth pastor. We are looking for someone who has a love for the Lord and experience with mentoring and guiding our youth in their relationship with The Lord. The youth pastor would need to be available for Sunday mornings for both Sunday School and Children's church. Possibility of pastoring the church once a month. Plan youth gatherings for the church. Resumes can be sent to Megbc4@gmail.com.
Student Minister, Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church, Frankfort, KY
The primary purpose of the Student Minister is to introduce students to Christ; to disciple them in spiritual growth; and to train them in serving Christ with their lives. Of equal importance is to assist parents or guardians in raising their children to spiritual maturity. FOEBC seeks a full-time position responsible for all aspects of student ministries. The candidate will be primarily responsible for middle school, high school and college programs with secondary responsibilities as assigned by the Senior Pastor. The Student Minister must be a born again Christian with a maturing relationship with Jesus Christ. They must have a love for God, a love for students and a pastoral heart to see them grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ. They must approach this position with a strong desire to serve God in the church and local community. They will report directly to the Senior Pastor and/or the Associate Pastor on a daily/weekly basis. Contact: Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church, 495 Duckers Road, Midway, Kentucky 40601 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Minister of Youth and Children - First Baptist Church of Brandenburg, KY
Description of the Position: First Baptist Church of Brandenburg, Kentucky, is seeking a minister of youth and children to work in our community, The Minister of Youth and Children is responsible for the promotion of the youth ministry of the church and to facilitate the foundation laid by the leaders and volunteers of the church. These responsibilities include the planning, organizing, conducting and evaluating of a comprehensive ministry to youth grades 7-12. A successful candidate should be born-again believer called of God to serve. A college degree is preferred. This minister will join a ministry staff of 2 other quality staff members who will work together to further our vision and ministry. More information on the church and ministries can be found at brandenburgfbc.org. Interested applicants should forward résumés to email@example.com or to Minister of Youth and Children Search Committee, First Baptist Church, 149 Lawrence Street, Brandenburg, KY 40108.
Description of the Position: First Baptist Church Shepherdsville, founded in 1837, is seeking a full time pastor. We have a mission minded congregation with many outreach activities in the local community. We affirm both men and women to serve as deacons of the church. Our church is a member of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF), Kentucky Baptist Fellowship (KBF), and Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). Submit resume: Pastor Search Committee, First Baptist Church Shepherdsville, 254 S. Buckman Street, Shepherdsville KY 40165
Youth and Families Minister - Living Faith Baptist Fellowship, Elizabethtown, KY
Living Faith seeks an individual call to develop a ministry to youth and families that will provide opportunities for worship, spiritual formation, service, and community building that encourages developmentally-appropriate youth, children, and family peer groups while integrating youth and children into the broader life of the church. This ministry should help to locate the center of faith development in the family, while providing resources to connect families to their church community even when they cannot be physically present. This will require creativity in thinking outside traditional models of Christian Education for youth and families. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and résumé to the Human Resources Team by March 1, 2016 and may be sent to: LivingFaithMinister@gmail.com More information can be found at here.
Minister of Children/Youth - First Baptist Church of Shepherdsville
First Baptist of Shepherdsville KY is seeking a spiritual and qualified individual to provide leadership of the church's children/youth ministry. This is a part-time ministerial position with responsibility for planning, coordinating, directing and evaluating the church's children and youth ministries for the purpose of leading children and youth to the knowledge of salvation and the process of Christian maturity. Please send letters of interest and resumes to Personnel Committee Chairperson, First Baptist Church, 254 S. Buckman St., Shepherdsville, KY 40165 or firstname.lastname@example.org or (502) 543-7721.
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