marietta_2014_ (109 of 538).jpg

Position Openings

Last updated July 2019

Pastor (full-time)

Eminence Baptist Church, Eminence, Kentucky (added July 2019)

Eminence Baptist Church, a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship-affiliated church in Eminence, Kentucky, is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor to lead a multigenerational congregation. Eminence, KY provides a picturesque rural setting while being conveniently close to Louisville, Frankfort and Lexington, KY. With an average worship attendance of 100, Eminence Baptist is a missions-oriented congregation that is called to minister at the local and global levels. Candidates should hold a master's or doctoral degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school or equivalent pastoral ministry. It is highly desirable that candidates have at least 5-10 years of purpose-filled and reflective ministry experience. Details of the position can be found at eminencebaptist.org. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and a resume (including at least three references). The cover letter should highlight any aspects of the candidate’s spiritual journey and ministerial calling that especially relate to the desired roles as outlined on our web page. You may also view our Facebook page at Eminence Baptist Church. Please submit materials to: Lynn Wilson (Pastor Search Committee Secretary) at ebckysearch@gmail.com no later than August 15, 2019.

Minister of Youth (part-time)


First Baptist Church, Middletown, Kentucky (added July, 2019)

The First Baptist Church is a family-oriented church in the historic district in Middletown, Kentucky (an eastern suburb of Louisville). The church plays a vital role in the community through school and civic participation, mission projects, and volunteerism. The Senior Pastor is Dr. Jim Cobban and the church has one other full-time minister, Rev. Leslie Halfacre.

FBCM is seeking a permanent part-time youth minister to reach out to students from the sixth through twelfth grades. The position is designed for a maximum of fifteen hours per week and focuses primarily on Wednesday evenings and Sundays. Other events may be planned by the youth minister in coordination with the youth parents’ committee.

We are looking for someone who is mature spiritually, is a self-starter, understands modern teenage culture and use of technology, and who has a heart for teenagers and a calling from the Lord. You will be working as part of a team of ministers and laity who aren’t afraid of creativity and ingenuity. Though we are a smaller church, we are deeply committed to raising the next generation of Christian leaders by providing the best discipleship and evangelism ministries we can.

We partner with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and CBFKy for missions. We affirm the call of both men and women to every level of Christian service, including the ministry. A seminary education is not required but is helpful. Current seminary or college students are welcome to apply. Prior ordination or license is not required.

The position will be available as early as July 1 and salary is commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a letter of interest to Dr. Jim Cobban at jcobban@fbcmtown.org or to First Baptist Church, 11721 Main Street, Middletown, KY 40243 or email jcobban@fbcmtown.org. A detailed job description, theological statement of beliefs, and an employment application will be sent.


Director of Operations (Full-time)

Broadway Baptist Church, Louisville, Kentucky (added July 2019) 

Broadway Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky, is a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship church searching for a Director of Operations. This person would oversee the daily operations of the church with regards to finances, facilities, and office administration. An ideal candidate would have a minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience, a strong financial background, building oversight experience, and a college degree. This person would demonstrate excellent skills in interpersonal relationships and leadership with staff and volunteers, verbal and written communication, mathematics and record-keeping, and a general fluency with technology, computers, and office software. The position would serve alongside the four-member Pastoral Team, report to the Pastor and Deacons, and supervise four direct reports. This is a full-time position offering benefits and a salary range of $65,000 to $70,000 based on experience and expertise. Please submit resumes to Scott Kimbell at scott.kimbell@yahoo.com.


Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations (full-time)

 Oakland Baptist Church, Rock Hill, South Carolina (added July 2019)

Oakland Baptist Church, a theologically moderate church located in Rock Hill, SC, is seeking an Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations. Our church offers two distinct weekly worship experiences, a variety of opportunities for spiritual growth, mission and ministry project opportunities, an expansive music program, and focused ministries for children, youth, and adults.  In particular, our church provides regular opportunities for Bible study and other forms of Christian education, public worship, service, and fellowship. We are an inclusive and open fellowship, seeking to love all people by being the hands and feet of Christ in our community and around the world.

The Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations will, first and foremost, be a devoted follower of Christ. Our candidate will hold a divinity degree. We prefer that our candidate has experience as a church educational leader and a passion to share the Gospel by leading the church in missional activities and programs.

In addition, we hope to fill this position with someone who possesses a variety of gifts. Our Search Committee is interested in any and all areas of expertise (e.g. preaching, facility management, teaching, program development, technology, music, art, community involvement, administration, counseling, visitation, etc.) and encourages the candidate to list these areas and expound upon them in her or his résumé.

 The community that we serve is Rock Hill, SC, located twenty-five miles south of Charlotte. It is a growing community of 75,000 residents and offers many outdoor recreational activities as well as numerous cultural opportunities. Rock Hill is home to Winthrop University, a public, coeducational institute of higher learning of over 6000 students.

Visit oaklandchurch.com/search for more specific information regarding requirements for and a description of duties for this position. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and résumé, including references, to the Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations Search Committee at: search@oaklandchurch.com.

Applications/Submissions are due by August 31, 2019.


Minister of Worship and the Arts (full-time)

Central Bearden, Knoxville, Tennessee (added July 2019)

Central Bearden, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, is a Christ-centered, Community-focused congregation seeking a full-time Minister of Worship and the Arts to join us on our mission. Our music and worship reflects that we are multi-generational, dually aligned with the SBC and CBF and working to change our city.

The Associate Pastor for Worship and the Arts shall be responsible for providing leadership in planning, conducting, and evaluating a comprehensive program, involving participants of all ages and skill levels, to maximize the effectiveness and excellence of the worship experiences at Central Bearden through the creative use of music and the arts in alignment with the vision, mission and ministry of this congregation.

For a better glimpse into Central Bearden and for a full job description, please visit us online at www.CentralBearden.org/Employment.

Applicants should have a minimum of 5 years experience. Seminary degree preferred. Please send resume to cbcbmusicminsearch@cbcbearden.org


Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Life (full-time)

First Baptist Church, New Bern, NC (added March, 2019)

First Baptist Church of coastal New Bern, NC seeks personable initiative-taker for full-time Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Life. Responsibilities: pastoring for grades 7-12 and their parents; educating/exciting youth to seek the Kingdom; communicating youth concerns/programs; planning/leading missions; motivation/involvement of parents/church; Christian lifestyle; development of family programs fostering Christian growth, outreach, and fellowship. Some additional pastoral duties. Cooperative Baptist Fellowship affiliate, 550 members. M.A./M.Div. (or pursuit thereof), youth/families counseling, work in youth ministry required. See https://www.fbchurch.com. Resumé, references, cover letter to fbcnbyouthandfamilylife@gmail.com.



Minister to Youth (part-time)

Lexington Avenue Baptist, Danville (added December 2018)

Lexington Avenue Baptist Church in Danville is seeking a part-time Minister to Youth. For a full description of the position and instructions for resume submission, please visit the LABC website at this link: http://www.lexingtonavenue.org/seeking-a-part-time-minister-to-youth/


Worship Leader (part-time)

Midway Baptist Church, Midway, Kentucky (added August, 2018)

Midway Baptist Church of Midway, Kentucky is looking for a part-time Worship Leader.  The responsibilities will include: planning and leading our weekly Sunday 8:30am traditional worship service; choosing and leading congregational hymns and songs that engage the congregation and support the reading and preaching of God’s Word; planning and leading our weekly Sunday 10:45am contemporary worship service; choosing contemporary Christian worship songs that engage the congregation and support the reading and preaching of God’s Word, assisting in planning, implementing and leading worship for special events outside of Sunday morning worship services; leading weekly rehearsals during our Sunday school hour (9:45am); modeling and leading heartfelt worship in an invitational style – that draws people in, encourages participation, and points people to Jesus; and, recruiting, auditioning, teaching, and training musicians in the church to serve on our Praise Band. This individual will schedule musicians and singers using the Planning Center software. 

This individual is expected to: be gifted in leading congregational worship, possess leadership and organizational skills, and be a team player. This individual does not have to lead a choir. The ability to lead with guitar or other instrument is a plus, but not required. This individual will report to the Senior Pastor and work with the Associate Pastor and Ministry Assistant in worship planning.

Please send your resume and any links to video of your singing or leading to office@midwaybc.net.


Associate Pastor of Youth (full-time)

First Baptist Church, Corbin, Kentucky (added June, 2018)

First Baptist Church of Corbin, KY is seeking a full time Associate Pastor to Youth. The Associate Pastor to Youth is a full-time position with benefits. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following qualities: excellent communication skills, proficiency in planning, community orientation, organization, focus on relational ministry, and spiritual maturity. The Associate Pastor to Youth will report to the senior pastor and work alongside the Mnister of Worship to provide spiritual leadership to a growing community of faith. A seminary degree and experience in youth ministry is preferred.

Application materials should be sent to fbccorbinresumes@gmail.com.

POSITION OPENING SUBMISSION FORM

Please offer one paragraph about the job regarding qualifications, expectations and who to contact for more information.
Name *
Name
Please give the name of the person completing this form so that KBF may contact you for any follow-up information.