Other Positions

Summer Student Minister

Sardis Baptist Church
Charlotte, NC

Hours: ~10hrs/week (with the exception of weeks away chaperoning trips)
Compensation: $1000/month
Duration: 10 weeks; ~June 8th -August 15th

Duties:

  • Sunday School:  Plan lesson & lead youth Sunday school (finished grades 6-12th).
  • Worship: attend worship each week, be involved in worship leadership within level of comfort
  • Tween events:  each month, plan one event for children that have completed grades 3-5th
  • Youth events: each month, plan one event/outing for youth that have completed grades 6th -12th
  • Vacation Bible School: take the main leadership/director/recruiting role in pulling together VBS (July 13th-17th); Curriculm will be provided.
  • Children’s Passport:  lead the children to Passport Kids camp; June 17th -20th (3 nights)
  • Youth Passport: lead the youth to Passport Camp; July 19th -24th
  • Newsletter: contribute articles relevant to kids/youth activities for the monthly newsletter (July, August)
  • Staff Meetings:  attend meetings bi-monthly with other staff members (Tillie & Joanie)

For more information or to submit a resume:

Sardis Baptist Church
5811 Sardis Road
Charlotte, NC 28270

www.sardisbaptistcharlotte.org

704.362.0811

Contact:
Tillie Duncan
Associate Pastor 
sardistillie@yahoo.com
704.562.6599

 

CPE Residency

Greenville Health System
Greenville, SC

The GHS program in Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is accredited for Level One and Level Two with the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE). The ACPE is nationally recognized as an accrediting agency in the field of Clinical Pastoral Education by the U.S. Secretary of Education through the U.S. Department of Education. The residency program provides a full year (rotating admission) of intensive, post-graduate Clinical Pastoral Education including clinical rotation opportunities. Our system offers a wide variety of areas in which residents may participate during their training including:

  • Greenville Memorial Hospital (614-bed tertiary care center)
  • Level One Trauma Center
  • Heart Institute
  • Children’s Hospital
  • Cancer Center
  • Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Palliative Care
  • Marshall Pickens Psychiatric Hospital

Prerequisites for residency include one prior unit of CPE. Tuition is $350.00 per unit due the first day of the unit. The program runs on a rotating admission and offers a stipend competitive with that of other centers in the Southeast. There is a $25.00 application fee, checks made payable to "GHS Department of Spiritual Care & Education.

Please mail the completed 2-page ACPE application with essays, all self and supervisory final evaluations, plus a recent verbatim to:

Department of Spiritual Care & Education
701 Grove Road
Greenville, SC 29605

Applications may also be sent via email to eburrell@ghs.org. Further information may be found on our website: university.ghs.org/cpe/

 

Coordinator

Kentucky Baptist Fellowship
Louisville, KY

The Kentucky Baptist Fellowship is seeking a full-time Coordinator to lead and guide in the development of strategies for expanding the scope and influence of the organization. The Coordinator shall represent KBF to the community, churches, individuals, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, and other organizations.

All applications must include education and employment histories and provide three references.  Email cover letter and resume to KBFcoordinatorsearch@gmail.com.  Consideration of applicants will begin April 13 and continue until position is filled.  See kybf.org for information regarding KBF.

 

Pastoral Ministry Internships

First Baptist Church
Sylva, NC

Spend a summer, semester or year serving at a church in the mountains of Western North Carolina near Asheville! Intended for college students, recent graduates and seminary students, the pastoral internships at First Baptist Church in Sylva provide exposure and experience in a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to: children’s ministry, youth ministry, music ministry, social justice ministry, pastoral and preaching ministries. Compensation includes a stipend and housing (on-site as available). Interns can expect pastoral coaching, materials for vocational discernment and the support of an encouraging congregation. First Baptist Church is a vibrant faith community with a dynamic mission. The church is located on Main Street in a mountain town near the Blue Ridge Parkway, Western Carolina University and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Cover letters and resumes can be sent to fbcsylva@gmail.com

 

Pastoral Residency Program

First Baptist Church
Greensboro, NC

For more information on this opportunity, and to find out how to apply, please see the FBC Pastoral Residency Program flyer.

 

Associate Editor

Smyth & Helwys
Macon, GA

Smyth & Helwys Publishing produces books and Bible study materials for individuals and churches under its imprints NextSunday Resources, Smyth & Helwys Books, and Peake Road Press. We are currently seeking a full-time Associate Editor with responsibilities in substantive editing and quality control.

Candidates must possess at least a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. A strong biblical knowledge and involvement in some level of children/youth ministry is preferred. We require excellent English skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, meticulous attention to detail and time management, and good organizational skills. Applicants must demonstrate essential computer skills along with the ability and willingness to learn. The possibility for travel exists, though it will be limited. Relocation to Macon, Georgia, is required.

All applications must include education and employment histories and provide three references. Email cover letter and resume to apply@helwys.com

 

Curriculum Editor

Smyth & Helwys
Macon, GA

Smyth & Helwys Publishing produces books and Bible study materials for individuals and churches under its imprints NextSunday Resources, Smyth & Helwys Books, and Peake Road Press. We are currently seeking a full-time Curriculum Editor with responsibilities in substantive editing and quality control.

We require excellent English skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, meticulous attention to detail and time management, and good organizational skills. Applicants must demonstrate essential computer skills along with the ability and willingness to learn. The possibility for travel exists, though it will be limited. We desire a graduate level degree, preferably in a field related to religious studies. Some relevant church ministry experience is also preferred.

Qualified applicants must be available to begin by June 1, 2015. Relocation to Macon, Georgia, is required.

All applications must include education and employment histories and provide three references. Email cover letter and resume to apply@helwys.com

 

Part time Position

New Hope Baptist Church
Denver, NC

New Hope Baptist Church Inc. is seeking a part-time candidate to work with church growth, discipleship training, and to develop a Sunday School program and children's ministry for a growing community. This could develop into a full time position. Prefer those with prior experience, and or higher education & training. The person must be biblically grounded and committed to serve our Lord, Jesus Christ and share that faith.

Send resume to:

Dr. William R. Lynn
532 North Little Egypt Road
Denver, NC 28037

or srlynn@charter.net

 

Summer 2015 Youth and Pastoral Ministry Internship

First Baptist Church
Greenville, SC

First Baptist Church of Greenville, SC, has a full-time,combination Summer Youth and Pastoral Ministry Internship available for a seminary/divinity school student or graduate interested in church ministry. The internship is designed to provide the recipient an opportunity to more fully discern his or her vocational path, identify strengths, gifts, interests, and abilities, gain practice in thinking theologically about a variety of aspects of life and ministry, and gain first-hand knowledge of and experience in a large, multi-staff, progressive Baptist church.

If you are interested in applying for this position or want more information, please send an inquiry to kendra.planting@firstbaptistgreenville.com . You will be sent information about the internship and application procedures. The requested deadline for completed applications is March 1.

Also, we invite you to visit our church’s website at firstbaptistgreenville.com

 

Nursery Attendant

Limestone Presbyterian Church
Gaffney, SC

The nursery attendant is a part-time position. Hours are variable, but normally will be 9:45 AM to 12:15 PM on Sundays, with additional time required on Monday evenings, Wednesday evenings, and church holidays. Compensation is paid on an hourly basis, based upon actual hours worked. The nursery attendant reports to and serves under the direction of the Christian Education Ministry Team, with direct supervision from the Coordinator of Youth Ministries.

It is the intent of Limestone Presbyterian Church to fill this vacancy as soon as possible. However, the position will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume, including at least two (2) references that may be contacted to:

Limestone Presbyterian Church
Attn:  Personnel Team
101 East Jefferies Street
Gaffney, South Carolina 29340

E-mail:  limestonepresbyterian@bellsouth.net

 

Community Minister

Northwest Baptist Church
Winston-Salem, NC

Northwest Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, NC is seeking a community minister for collaborative/shared ministry position with a focus on outreach and growing the Kingdom of God. We are seeking to build relationships with our neighbors while sharing the love and joy of Jesus Christ. Northwest is a small church settled amid many single family homes, apartments and town homes as well as schools.

Our congregation is older yet has a passion for sharing the love of God with those around us. Applicant must have experience in church planting and degree from accredited divinity school or seminary. Position would involve some preaching, teaching, and worship planning as well as assisting in the development of the vision for the direction of Northwest. Part-time or bi-vocational considered.

Please send resume to nwbcsearchcommittee@gmail.com

 

Associate Director

Operation Inasmuch, Inc.
Knoxville, TN

Operation Inasmuch, Inc. is a national, independent, Christian ministry located in Knoxville, Tennessee. Our mission is to equip congregations and faith-based groups to mobilize a significant portion of their members in ministry to people in need in their own community using the Inasmuch models of compassion ministry.

Position Overview

The Associate Director will have the opportunity to impact the Kingdom through individual and congregational transformation and to expand the Inasmuch ministry in creative ways. He/she assists the Executive Director of the Inasmuch ministry in all aspects of the ministry to include but not limited to the Key Responsibilities listed below.

Key Responsibilities

  • Share the Inasmuch model of compassion ministry through large and small group presentations, training sessions, and written presentations
  • Assist the Executive Director in all administrative and fundraising aspects of the Inasmuch ministry
  • Assist in the development and monitoring of resources used in marketing Inasmuch and training congregations and faith-based groups in conducting Inasmuch events
  • Assist in all aspects of marketing the Inasmuch ministry.

Resume and cover letter may be sent to: dwcrocker62@gmail.com.

 

Internship and Work Opportunities

First Baptist Church
Maggie Valley,NC

First Baptist Church is interested in providing work and intership opportunities for the following work/skill areas:

  • Music
  • Pastoral
  • Youth Work
  • Children’s Work
  • Social Work
  • Audio/Video
  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing
  • Teaching Programs

We are always looking for people to fill the above categories. If you have experience or skills in any of these areas and are looking for an internship or job, please contact Brian Allen, 828.803.9013 or ballen1684@gmail.com

 

Internship

South Park Christian Church
Charlotte, NC

South Park Christian Church, in collaboration with The Family Tree, is now accepting applications for The Take Root year-long internship program. This year, two internships positions are open and available to qualified young adults who are interested in experiencing a transforming and unique internship experience.

The Take Root year-long internship program is a multi-faceted training year to combine faithful service and social action.

Young adult interns have the opportunity to:

  • Grow professionally ... through serving in internships with a local non-profit dedicated to advocacy or direct service.
  • Grow spiritually ... through serving in a leadership position with the host congregation.
  • Grow personally ... through living in community with others who share a commitment to service & social justice.

Serve approximately 20 hours a week with The Family Tree- a community agency engaged in direct service and advocacy. Serve 10 hours a week as the Family Faith Coordinator, with the host congregation, SouthPark Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Engage in reflection and discussion with intentional community members and a Spiritual Director from the local community.

Housing and food is provided by The Family Tree. A $500 per month stipend is provided by SouthPark Christian Church, totaling $6,000 for the year.

Interns must make a 12 month commitment to the “Take Root” program. Interns may reapply for a second year, if they so choose. We have hopes to hire two people in this position by August 2014.

Applicants may send their resume and cover letter to:

The Family Tree
attn.: Take Root
2910 Parkway Ave
Charlotte, NC 28208

 

Minister for Serving Christ

Forest Hills Baptist Church
Raleigh, NC

General Overview

Forest Hills Baptist Church is a 600+ member congregation located in Raleigh, North Carolina. We are a diverse and international community sharing our campus with three other international churches (Chinese, African, Farsi). Our mission is to Seek, Serve and Share Christ!

Position Overview

The Serving Ministry includes the serving and caring ministries for our church (internal) and community (external). The Minister for Serving Christ is responsible for creating and implementing church-wide strategies for the Serve Ministry Area which also includes the fellowship and connecting ministries of the church.

This person will provide lateral leadership by serving in partnership with the Serve Council and related teams to accomplish this purpose. Church-wide responsibilities for children and families will be a priority focus for the Minister for Serving Christ. This Minister will be expected to lead and equip lay leadership as they encourage and nurture children and their families in their faith walk with Christ.

Key Responsibilities

  • Creating and implementing with the lay-leadership church-wide strategies for the Serve Ministry Area which include the In-reach activities of the church in fellowship and the caring ministries of this church which reach into the local community, e.g., Wake Interfaith and Habitat for Humanity among other organizations.
  • Equipping and encouraging church members to serve our church and community where they are spiritually gifted.
  • Providing leadership to the Children’s Ministry Team and all children’s related ministries.
  • Leadership oversight to the Connections Preschool.
  • Offering spiritual guidance to children and ministering directly to families with children.
  • Coordinating and planning church-wide activities involving children.
  • Church-wide responsibilities include: Preaching, visitation, worship, weddings, funerals, administrative, on call.

Supervision

This position reports directly to the Senior Pastor with oversight from the Personnel Committee.

Type

This is a full-time ministry position with benefits.

Key Qualifications

  • Called to ministry in the local church
  • Passion for children’s ministry
  • Team oriented and coachable
  • Theologically trained (M. Div. or related Master’s Degree)
  • Open to change and flexible

Please send resume and cover letter to careers@foresthills.org

 

Internship Opportunity

Sharon Baptist Church
Charlotte, NC

Sharon Baptist Church in Charlotte is looking for a coachable individual with the desire to gain experience while serving in the local church. 2 Timothy 2:2 says, “And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.” Discipleship is more than simply sharing the gospel with unbelievers. It is a mentoring process by which the Church develops possible and potential leaders into servants who are “able to teach others also.”

Sharon Baptist believes that one way to carry out this directive is through our internship program. Interns will be coached and gain experience in all aspects of the ministry: youth mentorship, children’s ministry, biblical teaching, small group development, leading in worship, preaching and pastoral care. The purpose of this internship is not only for you to serve our church, but for us to serve you by helping to develop the future leaders of the Church. Tuition matching or stipend available. One year commitment required.

If you are interested and would like to receive more information please contact Pastor Joseph Lanman at pastorjoe@mysharon.org. Office # 704-552-1762 or rpoorhouse@aol.com

 

Director of Communication & Membership Development

First Presbyterian Church
Gastonia, NC

The Director of Communication & Membership Development will be actively engaged in the life of First Presbyterian Church through witness and example. The Director participates in church events, engages new/prospective members, and seeks creative ways to reach inactive members while encouraging their participation in church life. Responsible for branding/messaging both internally and externally for First Presbyterian Church of Gastonia. Responsible for the effective facilitation of communications among members, staff, ministries and the community.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor Degree required. Communications/marketing/related field strongly preferred. Successful experience in membership development preferred. Demonstrated ability to communicate with various age groups/diverse audiences through a variety of media both written/verbal formats. Demonstrated branding/marketing ability.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategy for identifying prospective new members for the church.
  • Facilitate initial personal contact with prospective members.
  • Engage congregation in development/implementation of strategies to identify prospective new members.
  • Re-engage inactive members in church activities.
  • Network within community to raise awareness of work, life, missions of First Presbyterian Church.
  • Design and implement a variety of effective communication strategies to engage current members of church family.
  • Manage communications to raise awareness of FPC local missions/opportunities to participate through various techniques appropriate for diverse audiences.
  • Identify partnering opportunities to engage in community activities

Please e-mail resumes and letters of interest to Dr. Malinda Lowery mblowery@multiplechoiceinc.com

 

Overseas Opportunities

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