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Church and Agency Openings
If you would like to add your church or agency's job announcement to our site, please email our Director of Alum, Church & Community Engagement, Rev. Sandra Moon, with a brief 1-2 paragraph job description, including contact information.

This job board is updated at the end of each month.  All posts must be received by the 20th of each month to be included in that month's posts.

Minister of Music and Worship – Birmingham, AL

Vestavia Hills Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama is seeking their next full time Minister of Music and Worship. They are a suburban congregation of 850 members, aligned with both the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention. The Minister of Music and Worship is responsible for leading a comprehensive music program, including adult choir, graded choirs for children and youth, and various ensembles. He or she will be responsible for ministering by planning worship with the pastor and staff, developing gifts of their congregation, and providing opportunities to grow their ministry within the community.  Minimum of master’s degree required. Send resumes with an introductory letter, referrals, or recommendations to vhbcsearchcommittee@gmail.com.  More information about the church may be found at www.vhbc.com. (Posted October 2017)


Acting Director of Programs – Massanetta Springs, VA

Massanetta Springs Conference Center is seeking a full-time Acting Director of Programs. The Director has primary responsibility for the design, promotion and execution for programs offered by Massanetta Springs. As a member of the senior management team, this position also assists in the overall decision making, policy implementation and mission interpretation of Massanetta Springs.  As a residential employee, this person also shares in taking regular on-call duties for late night needs of guests. For more information about this position, click here. (Posted October 2017)


Various Church Positions – Bay Area, CA

With over 140 years of history, the multi-campus Menlo Church is passionate about seeing everyone in the Bay Area thrive. They believe that Jesus teaches a way of life that is worth following, and a way to bring out the best in each other and in our communities when we come together. Menlo is committed to creating safe places for people from all walks of life to have open conversation about anything and everything, as they uncover the many ways that faith intersects with real life. There are many positions available on different campuses of the Menlo Church. For all available positions, please visit https://mppc.simplicant.com/jobs/board. (Posted October 2017)

Head Pastor – Fort Wayne, IN

Established in 1831, First Presbyterian Church of Fort Wayne, Indiana, an urban church located in Indiana’s second largest city, is seeking a dynamic head pastor. This congregation works to bring faith alive through friendly, welcoming, family-oriented programs and church services. They offer traditional worship and progressive theology combined with thought-provoking sermons. Their ministry includes a progressive and successful theater, art, and music program, a thriving Korean ministry, and a Day School. First Presbyterian Church’ mission statement is, “Transforming lives through the love of Jesus Christ,” which they strive to do by being inclusive and welcoming to all. Learn more about us at www.firstpres-fw.org and our evolving community at gfwgo.com. View MIF #02056.AJ0 and send your PIF to pncsearchfw@gmail.com. (Posted October 2017).



Transitional Associate Presbyter – Presbytery of the Peaks

Presbytery of the Peaks (central Virginia) is searching for a Transitional Associate Presbyter for Discipleship. This person is primarily responsible for supporting the youth, young adult, Christian Education, and camp ministries of the presbytery. This person provides staff support for the Discipleship Committee, Youth Council, and the Outdoor Work Group, as well as managing communications for the Presbytery of the Peaks. This position is full-time and currently approved as a 3 year position with the possibility of extension after 3 years. The Presbytery is looking for someone who can help them discern the best way to support discipleship ministries going forward. This position is open to both teaching elders and Christian educators or others with relevant experience. Interested candidates can view our MIF 72511.AA0 or email Search Committee Chair, Rev. Allison Unroe, at allison.unroe@gmail.com.


Pastoral Resident – Synod of Mid-America

The Small Church Residency Program (SCRP) pairs small, under-served congregations with recent seminary graduates who are interested in answering God’s call to serve where there is need. The SCRP is open to all candidates who have been certified by their presbytery as “ready to receive a call.” Each pastoral resident will be assigned a pastor-mentor from their presbytery, who will regularly engage in one-on-one conversations. Pastor-mentors will also meet regularly with other pastoral residents from the SoMA to engage in spiritual practices, explore of the practice of pastoral ministry, and learn from one another through case studies. Pastoral residents will be ordained as Ministers of Word and Sacrament, and installed as Designated Pastors. All positions are full-time and will be compensated at presbytery minimum salaries. Pastoral residents will be enrolled in the PC(USA) Board of Pensions plan and may qualify for a seminary debt reduction program. The SoMA is currently working to recruit candidates for SCRP Cycle 1 (2018-2020). For further information, contact Synod Executive Landon Whitsitt. (Posted October 2017)



Director of Children’s Ministry – Seattle, WA

University Presbyterian Church of Seattle, WA (www.upc.org), a dynamic and Christ-centered church in the PC(USA) denomination, is looking for an experienced and qualified individual to join the staff as their Director of Children’s Ministry. This person would lead the Children’s Ministry staff while working under the mission and vision of Family Life Ministries to live out the church’s vision of “Every Member a Minister: Sharing Hope In Jesus Christ.” The goal of the ministry is to engage in dynamic Christ-centered ministry with children, students, families, and more. This person will be responsible for supervising both the Director of Early Childhood Ministry and the Director of Elementary Age Ministry. Together, they will collaborate with the Family Life Ministries staff to build a dynamic children’s ministry that engages children and families, Nursery – 5th grade. Qualifications for this position include a deep and growing faith in Jesus Christ. The Director of Children’s Ministry implements the mission and vision of UPC by providing leadership for Children’s Ministry. The Director will lead the efforts of the Children’s staff, elders and volunteer leadership teams to support vision, build strong discipling relationships between volunteers and children, create quality programs, and support parents as the primary influence in their children’s faith development. A college degree is required and a Master’s is preferred as well as a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience leading a church-based children’s ministry in a large church setting with multiple programs or equivalent (preferably in the same position.)  A cover letter and resume can be sent to drew.hulse@ministryarchitects.com.


Pastoral Resident – Greensboro, NC

First Presbyterian Church of Greensboro, NC, is accepting applications for its fifth pastoral resident for the Cynthia Price Pastoral Residency program for a two-year term beginning in August 2018. Candidates for this program are aspiring pastors who desire a comprehensive residency experience in a large church. A primary focus of the pastoral residency is to identify and develop leadership skills and a collaborative leadership style. The program is designed to nourish pastors as spiritual and organizational leaders and to provide a well-balanced start for their pastoral careers. We are seeking recent seminary graduates with the M. Div. degree who are on track for ordination in the Presbyterian Church (USA). To learn more about this residency program, visit www.fpcgreensboro.org/PriceResidency. First Presbyterian is a thriving downtown congregation in a city with a diverse faith community,  near five colleges and universities and many cultural assets. (Posted October 2017)



Solo Pastor – Fairbury, NE

First United Presbyterian Church of Fairbury, Nebraska is seeking a pastor to serve the church as a spiritual leader and provide guidance and pastoral counsel as needed in all areas of the church.  The Presbyterian Church in Fairbury reaches out to their communities, their state, and the world through their worship, education, evangelism, and mission work.  The Pastor will work with the ministries enabler, the church session, church committees, and individuals to grow spiritually, welcome new members into their fellowship, encourage youth involvement within the church, continue and improve Christian education programs, and be a positive asset to the community the Pastor serves. First United has a very active congregation of faithful followers of Christ. Worship, Missions, and Evangelism are all alive in the church and the community. They have a strong Christian Education program with Sunday School for youth and adults alike. Midweek activities include a LOGOS program for K-6th grade and a Jr/Sr High youth group reaching out to around 50 youth.  For more information email tatrox5@gmail.com. (Posted October 2017)

The Manager of Judicial Process and Social Witness at Office of the General Assembly, PCUSA - Louisville, KY

The Manager of Judicial Process oversees and participates in maintaining the accuracy of council judicial records, interprets for all parties the appropriate procedure in internal judicial process, and provides training for investigating committees and permanent judicial commissions. The manager provides advice regarding both principles and procedures in the Constitution of the PC(USA), representing the Stated Clerk as requested in relationships with other departments in areas of religious liberty and social witness. The Manager staffs the General Assembly Permanent Judicial Commission and the General Assembly Advisory Committee on Litigation. For more information, click here. (Posted September 2017)


Pastor/Head of Staff – Vestavia Hills, AL

Southminster Presbyterian Church located in the greater Birmingham community is searching for a Pastor and Head of Staff who will serve as a leader their congregation in praising God, caring for each other and our neighbors, welcoming all in the name of Christ and sharing God’s grace with the world. The pastor will serve as a leader, facilitator and moderator in collaboration with the Session and congregational ministry units to determine their needs and create effective programs that will positively impact the church and community in the areas of worship, Christian education, benevolent stewardship and community ministry. The pastor will foster a welcoming and appreciative atmosphere where members and visitors alike feel comfortable and confident participating in their individual calling to God’s ministry at and through SPC. The pastor will be active in the community to communicate and share the vision of SPC and to help enable the congregation to “live” out its mission. For more information, view MIF#20269.AC1 here or contact the PNC Chair Janet at southminster.bham.pnc@gmail.com. (Posted September 2017)


Program Coordinator (Part-Time) - New York, NY

The Rev. Dr. Lisa Rhodes, Executive Director of RISE Together National Mentorship Network at Union Seminary, a soon-to-be-launched national mentorship network for women of color in ministry that will be based at Union, is seeking to hire an assistant for the RISE Together initiative.  For more information, visit: https://utsnyc.edu/about/careers-at-union/ (Posted September 2017)

Transitional Director of Youth and Families – Lexington, KY

First Presbyterian Church of Lexington, Kentucky is seeking a part-time Transitional Director of Youth and Families. This position requires an organized, energetic, flexible and kindly person who finds it personally rewarding to walk alongside middle and high school young people and their families in the development of faithful practice of the Christian life. Founded in 1784, First Church is in downtown Lexington in the heart of the Bluegrass.

Responsibilities include:
·Supporting ongoing ministry teams
·Leading age appropriate Bible study
·Responding to the needs of youth and their families
·Assisting with the LOGOS ministry on Wednesdays
·Coordinating youth mission trips and conferences in partnership with ministry teams and volunteers

This position will require on average 20-25 hours most weeks during the year to include Sunday morning availability from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the church grounds, Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to Noon in the church office, and Wednesdays from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the church building. Additionally, this position will include out of state travel for week long mission trips or conferences. The term of employment commences upon hire and concludes after the completion of our summer mission trips no later than August 1, 2018. Compensation based on experience and budget. Direct inquiries to Terese Pierskalla, Church Administrator, at (859) 252-1919 or tpierskalla@fpclex.org. Resume and cover letter can be mailed to 171 Market Street, Lexington, KY, 40507. (Posted September 2017)

Solo Pastor – Fayetteville, NC

Peace Presbyterian Church located in Fayetteville, North Carolina is actively seeking a full-time solo pastor. The ideal candidate is high-energy and eager to lead a small church (74 members) with a lot of heart into a period of regrowth. The pastor will also represent the congregation in their community in a call to faith in Christ, model God’s love to people of all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds, and share their vision: “Peace Presbyterian Church stands as a beacon, giving forth light and comfort, ready to welcome all into its warm, loving, Christ-centered family.” Peace is debt free, with beautiful facilities and grounds. They have an active, well-functioning, harmonious Session, with a dedicated, mature congregation. The congregation is eligible for participation in the Seminary Debt Assistance Program. For more information, view MIF #21117 here or contact PNC Chair Rebecca Chater at rwchater@gmail.com or (910) 728-7917. (Posted September 2017)

Solo Pastor – McConnellburg, PA

McConnellburg United Presbyterian Church seeks a solo pastor who passionately shares the desire to spread the good news of our Lord and Savior. The ideal pastor is someone who is spiritually motivating and lives his/her life for the Lord, who will nurture persons along their spiritual journey, and who has energy to work alongside the many gifted members who share leadership in their congregation.  This congregation hopes that the pastor’s creative vision will help generate interest in all age groups and become an active participant in the church community and the outside broader community as well. They seek a pastor who will help to maximize their potential with challenging and inspirational messages, while having a sense of humor. They also seek a pastor that understands the needs of the aging, the shut-ins, and the importance of home visitation. For more information, view MIF #07342.AD1 here on the PCUSA Church Leadership Connection or contact PNC Chair John Johnson at jkj55@embarqmail.com.  (Posted September 2017)

Solo Pastor – Cape Girardeau, MO

First Presbyterian Church of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, founded in 1835, is seeking a full-time solo pastor to partner with them in worship, community mission work, and pastoral care. FPC is located in a small city (40,000) with a regional state university, two large medical centers, and a broad manufacturing and retail base. Cape Girardeau is located on the Mississippi River two hours south of St. Louis and three hours north of Memphis. FPC has 150 members and, thanks to a generous endowment, is a financially stable church and seeks to share our gifts and spiritual growth with the community. Please see our MIF #20228.AE0 here at the CLC website. Send your PIF to: jmaybry@hotmail.com. (Posted September 2017)

Pastor/Head of Staff – McClean, VA

Blessed with an active congregation of around 600 members in the suburbs of Washington, DC, and a strong program staff, Lewinsville seeks a Senior Pastor/Head of Staff to lead them as we seek to extend our ministry through active participation in the affairs of community, nation, and the world. Of particular interest is the development of a response to the emergence of a new and culturally diverse urban center in nearby Tysons. As a dynamic church, we continually seek God’s will and guidance for our ministry. We seek a pastor who is solidly grounded in Reformed theology. The pastor must be able to engage us with intellectually stimulating, biblically centered sermons delivered with enthusiasm, humility, and a sense of humor. The Senior Pastor/Head of Staff will serve as primary preacher and worship leader. Among the pastor’s many responsibilities: participate as a teacher in our Christian Education ministry, develop initiatives to attract and assimilate new members, and work with Associate Pastor to provide oversight for current and future ministry groups and activities. For more information, view MIF#0047.AG0 here. Submit your PIF through the PCUSA Church Leadership Connection or send to LewinsvillePNC@gmail.com or PNC Chair, Lewinsville Presbyterian Church, 1724 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA 22101. (Posted September 2017)

Pastor/Head of Staff – Metuchen, NJ

First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen, New Jersey is seeking a dynamic, warm, uplifting, and spiritually mature Pastor and Head of Staff to guide their 700+ vibrant members to serve the Lord with actions, faith, and compassion. They have a 300 year history as inclusive and loving disciples of Jesus, serving a diverse NYC-area suburban community. The Pastor/Head of Staff will oversee a staff of 12+ who provide programs for all ages. Applicants (5-7 years’ experience as head of staff or comparable role) may submit your PIF through the PC(USA) CLC (MIF #04679.AF) or by contacting the PNC at pncfpcm270@gmail.com. (Posted September 2017)

Associate Pastor for Discipleship and Play – Richardson, TX

Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church in Richardson, Texas, a northern suburb of Dallas, is searching for an associate pastor who will be responsible for all aspects of the discipleship (adults, youth, children) and play ministries, and supervising the Directors of Youth and Children’s Ministries and a Parish Associate. The candidate must be an ordained pastor with a minimum of two to five years of directly related experience.  Their ideal candidate has an engaging and light-hearted presence that promotes learning and play, can develop vibrant discipleship programs that appeal to different learning styles, can use technology to reach different populations, and brings a passion for teaching. For more information, view MIF #10512.AF0 on the PC(USA) CLC website, or email Robert Hall, PNC Chairman, at rhall55@sbcglobal.net. (Posted July 2017)

Youth Pastor – Indianapolis, IN

The Korean Presbyterian Church of Indianapolis (PCUSA), a congregation with an average Sunday attendance of 250 members, is seeking a part-time English speaking youth pastor to shepherd the youths (30-40 in 6th-12th grades) for 15-20 hours a week including preparation time.

Responsibilities include: 
- Leading Sunday worship for youths
- Leading Friday night activities and bible study
- Developing relationships with youth, teachers, parents, and equipping them to serve
- Offering pastoral care and counseling
- Organizing special events such as youth mission trips and retreats, and Christmas
- Communicating with church leaders and PTO 

Compensation is based on experience, and benefits consist of a continuing education allowance. If interested, please send the following documents to pastorjcc@gmail.com (subject line with KPCI YG Search): Resume, copies of undergraduate and seminary diplomas (if a current student, a copy of a valid student ID card), a copy of ordination certificate (if ordained), two recommendation letters (one clergy, one lay person), one recorded sermon, and a personal testimony/ministry vision statement. If you have any questions please contact Pastor John Cho at 317-331-8006. (Posted July 2017)

Children's Ministry Pastor – Indianapolis, IN

The Korean Presbyterian Church of Indianapolis (PCUSA), a congregation with an average Sunday attendance of 250 members, is seeking a part-time English speaking children's ministry pastor to provide Christian education and nurturing to elementary aged children 1st to 5th grade for 15-20 hours a week including preparation time.

Responsibilities include: 
- Leading Sunday worship for children.
- Leading Wednesday/Friday activities and bible study.  
- Developing relationships with teachers, parents, and equipping them to serve.
- Nurturing the children in their faith formation.
- Organizing special events such as Easter, VBS, Holy Win, and Christmas.
- Communicating with church leaders and PTO 

Compensation is based on experience, and benefits consist of a continuing education allowance. If interested, please send the following documents to pastorjcc@gmail.com (subject line with KPCI YG Search): Resume, copies of undergraduate and seminary diplomas (if a current student, a copy of a valid student ID card), a copy of ordination certificate (if ordained), two recommendation letters (one clergy, one lay person), one recorded sermon, and a personal testimony/ministry vision statement. If you have any questions contact Pastor John Cho at 317-331-8006. (Posted July 2017)

Worship Leader – Brandenburg, KY

Brandenburg United Methodist Church, located 45 minutes outside Louisville, Kentucky, is a mid-sized growing UMC church whose heart is to build bridges and make connections with people helping them connect with Jesus Christ, connect in community with others, and connect to their mission and purpose.  They are seeking a part-time (10-12 hours/week) worship leader to primarily lead worship for a contemporary worship service with possible supplemental duties in a second, traditional service.  The candidate must exhibit a vibrant personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a desire to lead others in worship with the heart of a servant.  Duties will include rehearsing with and scheduling volunteer praise team members, planning and organizing music, coordination and planning with pastor and worship team, leading worship with strong vocal abilities and platform presence.  Ability to lead with instrumental proficiency would be considered a plus.  A complete list of duties and description is available upon request.  Salary commensurate with abilities.

Interested persons should send resume, references, and link to online or actual files of video/audio recording demonstrating musical ability/leading worship to Rev. Jeff Carter at pastor@bburgumc.org. (Posted July 2017)

Pastor, Head of Staff - Naperville, IL

River Glen Presbyterian Church has approximately 250 members and draws congregants from throughout the western suburbs of Chicago. They are searching for a Pastor/Head of Staff who will provide clear leadership to the congregation and staff in realizing and reaching their vision and mission goals. The Pastor will provide River Glen with spiritual guidance to help identify the emerging needs of the community and congregation and help them discern and articulate God’s vision for their congregation.  More information about this full time position can be found at http://www.riverglen.org/information/pnc-info/, or view Mif #: 10911.AB0 on the PCUSA CLC, or contact Terry Moore, chair of the RG Pastoral Nominating Committee at riverglenpnc@gmail.com. (Posted July 2017)

Pastoral Associate for Youth, College & Outreach – Tampa, FL

Forest Hills Presbyterian Church, a vibrant and growing church in Tampa, Florida, is searching for a pastoral associate whose primary responsibility is to develop and implement programs and activities for youth and young adults. In addition to youth and young adult ministries, the associate will be responsible for assisting in leading worship, preaching on a regular/monthly basis, and to be available for pastoral counsel. A B.A. or B.S. is required; MDiv preferred. The congregation is willing to support a viable candidate to complete their MDiv and ordination. Must possess strong organization and leadership skills to work with and organize a number of volunteer leaders. For a full job description, please email office@fhpctampa.org. (Posted July 2017)

Director of Student Ministries – Glen Ellyn, IL

A vibrant, Christ-centered Presbyterian church in the greater Chicago area, First Presbyterian Church (www.firstpresge.org) is seeking a full-time Director of Student Ministries to join them in equipping students to be lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ who participate in Christ’s mission in Glen Ellyn, the surrounding community, and the world. This person will be responsible for supervising the Program Coordinator for Student Ministries and the Student Ministries Interns, collaborating together with the Associate Pastor of Family Ministries to build a dynamic student ministry that engages youth, 6th-12th grade in active discipleship. Qualifications for this position include a deep and growing faith in Jesus Christ, a high view of scripture, and an intentional life of prayer and study. The candidate should be grounded in the Reformed faith and have an understanding of the PC(USA). A builder who is gifted in relational and program ministry and having a good understanding of current youth culture, the candidate should be emotional mature with healthy boundaries for him/herself and the students to whom s/he ministers. The candidate must possess a college degree and 3-5 years experience in youth ministry (preferably in the same position).  Cover letter and resume can be sent to drew.hulse@ministryarchitects.com. (Posted June 2017)

College Chaplain – Elkins, WV

Davis & Elkins College invites applications for the position of Benfield-Vick Chaplain with a starting date prior to the beginning of the Fall 2017 semester. S/he will report directly to the President and will serve on the College Management Team. The successful candidate will serve in a highly collaborative role across academic affairs, enrollment management, and student life to provide vision and leadership for spiritual development on campus. In addition, this person must be qualified to teach at least one course per semester in the academic study of religion and philosophy. This position requires passion, excellent campus ministry skills, diligent management of budgets, and some weekend/evening work. Requirements for the position include a master’s degree and affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). For a full position description, please contact Tina Vial at viala@dewv.edu. (Posted May 2017)

Children’s Ministry Coordinator – Floyds Knobs, IN

Floyds Knobs Christian Church is a small progressive congregation of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). They are seeking a progressive Christian with a heart for ministry to coordinate and co-teach their 40 minute children’s church ministry. Hours: Approx. 10:00 a.m.-noon on Sundays with additional flexible 1-3 hours of planning time during the week, and occasional special events 1-2 times per quarter. One Sunday a month off is possible; additional opportunities such as preaching, worship leadership, and other ministry is also possible. Salary is negotiable depending on previous experience. For more information, please email info@floydsknobschristian.org. (Posted May 2017)

Minister of Children and Youth – Mt. Stirling, KY

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky is searching for a Minister of Children and Youth (the “Minister”)  to provide ministerial leadership to grow, develop, and maintain a dynamic children and youth ministry program. The Minister will recruit and train leaders who will, along with the Minister, touch young lives with God’s love, teach young people God’s Word, provide fellowship with God’s people and empower children and youth to participate fully in the life of the church. The Minister will be part of the church’s ministry team, working together with all staff and volunteers to accomplish the ministry of the church. For more information, including a full job description, please contact Phil Gross at sayheykid2@yahoo.com. (Posted May 2017)

Children, Youth, and Family Ministries Director – Tacoma, WA

Immanuel Presbyterian Church, a theologically progressive church in Tacoma, Washington’s historic North End, is searching for someone to grow their ministry to youth, sustain and strengthen children’s ministries, and develop a ministry with families. Applicants should possess at least bachelor’s degree in Christian education or its equivalent, as well as at least three years of related experience. This is a part-time position (20 hrs/wk). The full job description is posted at www.ipctacoma.org. (Posted May 2017)

Director of Christian Education – Boulder, CO

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church of Boulder, Colorado, is seeking a dynamic individual to fill a full-time position as Director of Christian Education.  This person would plan, facilitate, and oversee St. Andrew’s Christian education and youth ministries from nursery through adult.  We are a medium-sized (225+), progressive church, firmly rooted in the Reformed tradition with a strong commitment to mission.  We are seeking a dedicated and caring Christian who will be a strong advocate for Christian education for our entire congregation, guiding and coordinating the efforts of willing and dedicated volunteers.  The detailed job description can be found on our website: http://www.standrewboulder.org/PositionsAvailable.cfm.  We are interested in an enthusiastic and devoted individual with experience in the field, preferably in the Presbyterian Church; however, personal gifts are as important as experience.  Applicants should have vision, energy, creativity, be highly organized, and have strong interpersonal and writing skills.  Salary is negotiable.  Position includes a comprehensive benefits package.  Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.  Submit resumes and cover letters to: jobs4standrewpres@gmail.com.  (Posted May 2017)

Director of Youth Ministry – Shelbyville, KY

Centenary United Methodist Church in Shelbyville, KY is looking for an outgoing, energetic person to work with community and existing church youth, introduce them to Jesus, and help them grow in faith. Typically a 40-hour a week position, the director is responsible for year round traditional youth programming, targeted relationship-building with students, outreach events and annual mission opportunities (local/state, national and international). In addition, the director will provide vision, coordination and support for both a youth leadership team and adult volunteer team; recruit and oversee youth Sunday school ministry. During summer months, the director will engage with college students and coordinate opportunities for their involvement in the church. A successful candidate must be a person of Christian character and maturity, living a lifestyle that reflects a commitment to Christ and the Church.  The ability to develop relationships and work effectively with teams, excellent organization and communication skills, and a passion for working with students are required skills/characteristics for this role. Submit your resume for consideration at shelbyvillemethodist@gmail.com or call 502-321-4907 for more information. (Posted May 2017)

Director of Children’s Ministry – Louisville, KY

Epworth United Methodist Church in the Auburndale area of Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a Director of Children’s Ministry to lead their children into a deeper relationship with Christ. The candidate will work with our Lead Pastor to select curriculum, will teach one children’s Sunday School class, oversee Vacation Bible School in summer, deliver a children’s message during the sermon during Sunday worship, and develop and lead children’s activities on Wednesday evenings from 5:30-8:00pm. This is a part-time, salaried, non-exempt position paying $10,000 annual salary. Submit resume to the Staff-Parish Relations Committee by email at epworth.umc.lvl.sprc@gmail.com.  (Posted May 2017)

Church Accompanist (Fill-in) – Louisville, KY

Epworth United Methodist Church is seeking an accompanist to fill in for our music director by playing keyboard, piano or guitar for worship service on Sunday mornings from 9:15am – 12:15pm when the Music Director is unable to attend worship. This church utilizes both contemporary and traditional Christian church music styles. Music selected for our worship services draws frequently from the United Methodist Hymnal, The Faith We Sing, and the work of contemporary Christian artists such as: Hillsong, Chris Tomlin and Casting Crowns. The fill-in accompanist will receive 2 – 4 weeks’ advance notice of an engagement and will be paid $100.00 per engagement. Interested parties please contact the Staff-Parish Relations Committee of Epworth United Methodist Church at epworth.umc.lvl.sprc@gmail.com. (Posted May 2017)

Solo Pastor – Jackson, MS

Faith Presbyterian Church in Jackson, Mississippi, is searching for a full-time pastor to serve a small congregation of 80-85 members. Jackson is the capital of Mississippi and home to Jackson State University (Urban), Belhaven University (Presbyterian), University of MS Medical Center, Millsaps College, Tougaloo College and Mississippi College. The ideal pastor will spiritually motivate the congregation with the love of Jesus Christ, and be energetic and have strong leadership abilities to reach out to the community and students at these universities. Faith Presbyterian Church has been in existence since 1947 and they are planning their 70th anniversary celebration this year. For more information, visit their website at www.faithpresbyterianchurchjackson.org, view MIF # 20288.AB2 here, or contact Agatha Bradford, Clerk of Session at faithpc3255@att.net or abbbrad@comcast.net. (Posted April 2017)

Chaplain Intern – New Concord, OH

Muskingum University in New Concord, Ohio, is offering a rewarding and enriching ministry opportunity to a current and/or recently graduated seminarian in the PC(USA) for one academic year in the context of a private liberal arts university and a small rural parish. As chaplain intern, the candidate would engage the spiritual dimension of the student body through a ministry of presence; a ministry of presence, defined as, helping students grow through monthly service learning project. The chaplain intern will have worship leadership responsibilities, counseling and visitation dimensions at the university. The chaplain intern will work closely with the university chaplain as well as other student affairs staff to create and facilitate a spiritual climate that helps students achieve academic success and adjust to living in a dorm setting. This position would begin in August 2017 and ends May 2018.  Compensation includes housing, a meal plan, $1,000 per month salary, a $2,000 medical stipend, moving expenses up to $800, and mileage reimbursement up to $500/semester. For a full job description, please email William E. Mullins, University Chaplain, at wmullins@muskingum.edu. (Posted April 2017)

Director of Christian Education for Children, Youth and Families - Columbia, SC

Spring Valley Presbyterian Church – a PC(USA) congregation – is looking for a director of christian education to provide leadership and direction for a quality program of Christian nurture and education for children, youth and their families. The ideal candidate will have a deep and living relationship with Jesus Christ, a call to minister to youth, gifts in leadership and vision, a bachelor’s degree and two years of youth ministry experience.The ideal candidate also will value the inclusive nature of our Children, Youth and Families program,which serves children and youth from a diverse array of personal and family backgrounds. Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested candidates are invited to send a cover letter and resume to ruth@svpc.org. To read the full job description, please click here. (Posted April 2017)

Solo Pastor – Hamburg, NY

Wayside Presbyterian Church is located in Hamburg, New York, just south from the city of Buffalo along the beautiful Lake Erie shoreline. (http://www.waysidepch.org) Wayside Presbyterian Church is a member of the Presbytery of Western NY (www.pbywny.org) and is part of PC(USA). Wayside is actively seeking a dynamic, compassionate and forward thinking solo pastor to lead their mission of reaching out to “…bring people to meet, know and follow Jesus”. They are progressive, open, and inclusive, welcoming families and individuals of all backgrounds to join in worship, fellowship and mission. The candidate must possess an ability to connect the good news of the word of God to the opportunities, challenges and joys of today’s world in an upbeat and positive manner. If you would like more information about this position, please contact Bruce Decker, co-chair of the Pastor Nominating Committee at 716-432-7568 (call or text) or via email (pambruce@verizon.net). (Posted April 2017)

Campus Minister to UKirk Atlanta (Part-time) – Atlanta, GA

The vision for UKirk Atlanta is unfolding as we speak, and the new campus minister for UKirk Atlanta will play a crucial role in molding and realizing this vision. The campus minister for UKirk Atlanta will serve students at Agnes Scott College, while also connecting and expanding to other Atlanta area colleges and universities, including Emory and Georgia State Universities. S/he will be someone who can meet students where they are, walk with them through their struggles, encourage them to develop an adult faith, and connect them with the larger community of the church. For more information, view MIF 74124.aao here or contact Jane Fahey at jfahey@atlpcusa.org. (Posted April 2017)  

Mission Communicator/Coordinator – East Syracuse, NY

The PC(USA) Synod of the Northeast is searching for a mission communicator/coordinator who will work to provide effective communication throughout the Synod community through a variety of communication tools (newsletters/e-blasts, website, social media), as well as provide support and guidance to those seeking and receiving mission and ministry support from Synod programs and resources, and to promote Synod funds development. For a full job description, please email Samantha Demko at samantha.demko@synodne.org. To apply, send a resume and a cover letter to Luci Duckson-Bramble, Chair of the Search Committee, at lucibramble@icloud.com. If you have any questions, please call Luci at 516-476-8450. Deadline for applications is May 15, 2017. (Posted April 2017)

Director of Student Ministries – Floyd Knobs, IN

Faithpoint, a United Methodist Church, is a young, growing church, founded in 2003, is searching for a director of student ministries. The position is part-time (12-20 hours) for now, with the vision of growing a vibrant, Christ-centered ministry into a full-time position. The Director of Student Ministries must be a fully devoted follower of Jesus Christ, have a passion for reaching youth with the Gospel, be a self-starter, and have an outgoing personality. The Director will focus on empowering and equipping youth to share and defend their faith by providing a strong Biblical foundation. Specific duties include:

  • Building and developing relationships with students and parents
  • Choosing and implementing curriculum resources
  • Recruiting and equipping volunteers
  • Developing leaders from the student ministries
  • Setting and overseeing the student ministries budget
  • Communicating and coordinating student activities with staff and congregation
  • Attending school events and extracurricular activities
  • Participating in Sunday worship and other church activities

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. Seminary students are encouraged to apply. Opportunities exist for additional hands-on ministry experience including preaching, leading, and pastoral care. To apply, send your resume and cover letter to Pastor George Wasson at George@FaithpointChurch.org. (Posted April 2017)

English Instructor – Wonju, South Korea

The Younggang Shema Christian School is searching for an English instructor who will share his/her faith with elementary and middle school aged students. The instructor will also be responsible for preparing and delivering English Chapel services once a month, preparing and teaching English and reading classes, representing the school at church services and promotion days, and other related responsibilities. Benefits include a salary of 1,500,000 Korean Won per month (negotiable), partly furnished, shared accommodations, airfare, paid vacation, and help with the missionary visa application. For more information, please visit http://ygshema.com/board/ or email Rev. Youngil Jin: youngil.jin@gmail.com or Sunju Moon: seromipak@gmail.com. (Posted April 2017)

Associate Pastor (Youth) – Charlotte, NC

Selwyn Avenue Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, is searching for a youth pastor who will be faithful, accessible, engaging, forward thinking, and grounded in the Reformed tradition, as they share in the pastoral care and leadership of the church. While focused on youth and their families, this person should be able to nurture and inspire all generations with joy, compassion, empathy and trust. S/he should be creative, energetic, and easily relatable to our youth, as well as hospitable and flexible. These characteristics should be expressed in a passion for teaching young people, applying theology through practice, and pastoral care. For more information, please view the Ministry Information Form here. To apply, email selwynissearching@gmail.com . (Posted April 2017)

Director of Student Ministries – Cincinnati, OH

Sycamore Presbyterian Church is seeking a passionate Christian to serve as director of student ministries. This individual will be responsible for developing and implementing Christ-centered, Biblically-based ministry programs for grades six through twelve and college-age individuals. The Director of Student Ministries will help students develop life-long relationships with Jesus Christ. This vibrant student leader will be responsible for year-long programming including developing curriculum, planning service, mission and fellowship opportunities, equipping lay-leaders and teaming with parents to guide the spiritual development of students. Please submit resume and any questions to SycamoreFamilyMinistry@gmail.com and complete the online application at:  https://goo.gl/forms/lbEwXX7VE2w0xmLG3  (Posted April 2017)

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