Pastor Openings

Pastor openings are listed in order of publication on the website, with the most recent publication at the top.  Listings are named by the location of the opening (city & state), title of the position and name of the listing organization.  The announcements are published exactly as they are received and we are not responsible for any information contained in the announcements. 

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​Cleveland, OH - Pastor - Avon Avenue Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 21, 2016
The Avon Avenue Baptist Church of Cleveland, Ohio is seeking a full-time Pastor, called by God to be the spiritual leader of our congregation.  The ideal candidate exemplifies a Godly character, is compassionate in recognizing and meeting the needs of others and demonstrates a high level of competence.  The Pastor will be called by the Holy Spirit and meet the qualities and characteristics set forth in I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9...  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by December 31, 2016.

​Marion, SC - Pastor - Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 21, 2016
Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church is seeking a full-time pastor, called by God who will be the spiritual leader of the congregation.  The qualified candidate is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application.  NEW:  APPLICATION DUE DATE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 17, 2017.

Flint, MI - Pastor - Christ Fellowhsip Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 19, 2016
Christ Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church located in Flint, Michigan (Genesee County) organized in 1958, is seeking a Full Time Pastor, who is called by God and dedicated to the ministry of the Lord Jesus Christ.  The Pastor shall be guided by the principles set forth in First Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9.  The Pastor shall instruct the congregation in religious truth and guide the church to internal order.  All candidates must be licensed and ordained in the Baptist Church and seeking to lead the congregation as a visionary of God to further grow the church.  Click on the link to the left to view the full announcement and application.  The deadline for submission is March 1, 2017.

Philadelphia, PA – Senior Pastor – Bright Hope Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 16, 2016
Bright Hope Baptist Church, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is seeking a full-time Senior Pastor called by God to serve as the spiritual leader of the congregation. The Pastor’s responsibilities include preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ, teaching the Bible, providing leadership in Christian education, evangelism, outreach and missions. The Senior Pastor is also available for pastoral care of the congregation and the overall leadership of the day-to-day operation of the church...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

First published 11/4/2016; revised 11/16/2016.  

Applications are due by January 31, 2017.

Kensington, MD - Pastor - First Baptist Church of Ken-Gar

resource type: file     uploaded: November 16, 2016
First Baptist Church of Ken-Gar was founded in 1920 and is prayerfully seeking a Bi-Vocational Pastor called by God who will be the spiritual leader of the congregation.  The qualified candidate is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ to teach the Holy Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. First posted on October 28, 2016; Revised November 16, 2016.  Closing date for applications is November 30, 2016.

Indianapolis, IN - Pastor - Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 4, 2016
The Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church of Indianapolis, Indiana is seeking a Senior Pastor that is an ordained Baptist Minister.  The candidate must be born again and called by God.  The candidate must also be a baptized believer in the Holy Trinity and the Gospel of Jesus Christ and a current member of a Baptist Church...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

​Savannah, GA - Pastor - Second African Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 28, 2016
The Historic Second African Baptist Church of Savannah, Georgia is seeking a pastor to lead the congregation in the next chapter in our history.  The candidates must be a spiritual leader and is expected to preach and teach the Gospel of Jesus Christ.  The candidate should have a passion for the youth, possess a heart for the people, and lead with sound biblical doctrine according to 1Timothy 3:17 and Titus 1:6-9. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by December 1, 2016.

St. Petersburg, FL - Pastor - Bethel Community Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 19, 2016
Bethel Community Baptist Church, was founded in 1923 and is seeking a full-time pastor, called by God who will be the spiritual leader of the congregation. The qualified candidate is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation...Qualifications include:  
  • A minimum BA in Theology or Religion and Master of Divinity from an accredited college or university
  • Must be a licensed and ordained Baptist minister and duly ordained in accordance with the Baptist Church...
Click the link on the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by December 31, 2016.

Ventura, CA - Pastor - Olivet Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 17, 2016
The Olivet Baptist Church of Ventura, California is seeking a licensed and ordained Baptist minister to lead and administer to the congregation of traditional dedicated Christians.

The Pastor must be responsible for the biblical and spiritual obligations as outlined in I Timothy 3:1-7 Titus 1:5-9, I Peter, Luke 15:4-7 and Proverb 29:18... We are seeking an individual with strong leadership skills who preaches the Gospel of Jesus Christ and is sound in the Baptist Doctrine and direct Christian growth... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  The position will remain open until filled.

​Kansas City, KS - Pastor - Calvary Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 7, 2016
The Calvary Missionary Baptist Church of Kansas City, KS is seeking a pastor.  Qualifications include being a born again, baptized believer of Jesus Christ; Licensed/Ordained Baptist Minister; a strong, solid member of his resident church in good standing...At least (3) three years as a Pastor or active assistant/associate Pastor whose role has a direct input and impact in the spiritual growth of the Christian Education ministry in a traditional African American Baptist church located in a socially urban area...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  

​Winston-Salem, NC - Senior Pastor - First Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 30, 2016
First Baptist Church of Winston-Salem, North Carolina is prayerfully seeking a spirit-led Senior Pastor who is committed to reaching souls through effective Bible-based preaching and teaching. The pastor should be a visionary leader with the passion and ability to minister to the full needs of the flock...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application deadline is December 31, 2016.

​Jamaica, NY - Pastor - Shiloh Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 30, 2016
Shiloh is seeking a Pastor that will provide a vision and a direction that is made clear through his/her preaching, teaching and overall leadership. The Pastor has the ability to grow the congregation spiritually and reach those that are disconnected to the body of Christ...The Pastoral candidate must have sound biblical doctrine as listed in 2 Corinthians 6:1-10, 1Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by December 31, 2016.

​ Alton, IL - Senior Pastor - Greater St. James Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 21, 2016
Greater St James Baptist Church, with a progressive history of 89 years serving the African American community of Alton, Illinois, is searching for an ordained minister of the gospel to assume the role of senior pastor...Greater St. James Baptist Church is seeking a mature, energetic, spirit-filled church leader who has a proven track record of building coalitions and growing the congregation... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Closing date for applications is September 30, 2016.

Denver, CO - Senior Pastor - True Light Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 16, 2016
True Light Baptist Church is seeking a Senior Pastor who shall serve as its chief spiritual leader and Christ led shepherd.  The primary role shall be to feed, nurture, and train, teach, and develop the congregation as followers of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Founded in March of 1988, True Light is among the most progressive churches in the greater Denver area, one that has continuously striven to be a voice for Jesus Christ in the church, community and throughout the world.

Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Closing date: 12/15/2016 

​Odessa, TX - Senior Pastor - Rose of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 12, 2016
The Rose of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a GOD-Fearing Candidate to serve as Senior Pastor of her Congregation.  Click the link on the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by October 5, 2016.

Jacksonville, FL – Pastor - New Redeem Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 12, 2016
Pastor Vacancy Announcement

September 8, 2016
The New Redeem Missionary Baptist Church is currently accepting resumes for the position of pastor.  A pastor called by God who will be the spiritual leader through preaching and teaching God’s word for our congregation and community.
  • At least a Bachelor of Divinity Degree from a recognized seminary required;
  • Graduate degree in one or more of these related fields:  management, human relations, communications, non-profit management desired;
  • Minimum of 10 years pastoral experience in a Missionary Baptist church
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Closing date October 8, 2016

Bessemer, AL - Pastor - New Zion Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 8, 2016
New Zion Missionary Baptist Church (NZMBC), was founded in 1902 and is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor, called by God who will be the spiritual leader of the congregation. The qualified candidate is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Holy Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation. The candidate must be able to articulate a vision for the church that emphasizes spiritual growth and Christian Education and Development...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application package. Application closing date:  October 31, 2016.  

Chicago, IL - Pastor - Light House Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 2, 2016
The Light House Baptist Church is currently accepting resumes for the position of a full time pastor. The pastor will be the spiritual leader of our congregation. The Light House Baptist Church was founded in 1962 by Bishop Jerry D. Goodloe who served as the pastor and spiritual leader for 53 years...We are seeking a candidate who is a born again Christian who is an outstanding preacher of the Gospel and teacher of God’s word. The ideal candidate will be a spiritual leader with sound biblical doctrine. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Closing date:  November 30, 2016.

​Tucson, AZ - Senior Pastor - Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 27, 2016
The Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church (MCMBC) is seeking a Senior Pastor to provide spiritual, pastoral and administrative leadership to equip our church to fulfill its mission and purpose of spreading the gospel to all generations, raising disciples, and restoring God’s love to all, as we move into our 116th year of service.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

Detroit, MI - Senior Pastor - Samaritan Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 18, 2016
The Pastoral Search Committee, representing the membership of Samaritan Missionary Baptist Church, is seeking a new Senior Pastor who is an ordained Baptist Minister, a born-again, baptized believer in the Holy Trinity and the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and a current member of a Baptist Church.  The applicant must be a teacher and preacher led by the Holy Spirit, with the ability to develop and deliver biblically sound, Spirit filled sermons and teachings....Additional requirements include, but are not limited to the following... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by September 26, 2016.

Little Rock, AR - Bi-vocational Pastor - Mount Zion Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 17, 2016
Mount Zion Baptist Church is seeking a pastor called by God to be the spiritual and administrative leader of the congregation.  The pastor is responsible to God and the Church to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, to preach and teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership and to engage in pastoral care of the congregation...We are seeking a bi-vocational pastor...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. All documents must be postmarked by September 30, 2016.

Sioux City, IA - Pastor - Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 10, 2016
Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church is seeking a full-time pastor called by God to be the spiritual and administrative leader of the congregation. The pastor is responsible to God and the church to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, to live holy, preach and teach the Holy Bible, to provide Christian leadership, and to engage in pastoral care of the congregation...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  All documents must be received by December 31, 2016.

​New York, NY - International Executive Director - Intersections

resource type: file     uploaded: August 8, 2016
...The Executive Director will assume primary responsibility for strategic vision, cultural leadership, fiscal sustainability, and operational oversight of Intersections International and all related programs and services. This person will be responsible for staff management, fundraising efforts, program development/management, constituent outreach and development, marketing and communications, and overall organizational development... Requirements include:  
  • A Master of Divinity Degree from a recognized seminary required;
  • Graduate degree in one or more of these related fields: public service, management, human relations, social justice, communications, non-profit management highly desired;
  • Minimum of 10 years in a senior leadership and/or management role, preferably in a successful nonprofit setting within a large urban community;...
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

Opa-Locka, FL - Pastor - St. Andrew Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 1, 2016
St. Andrew Missionary Baptist Church of Opa- Locka, Florida is seeking a Pastor, called by God who will be the spiritual leader of the congregation. The qualified candidate will be responsible to God and the church to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, to teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Applications should be submitted by August 20, 2016.

​St. Louis, MO - Senior Pastor - Washington Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 25, 2016
Historic Washington Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church, locatged in the city of St. Louis, MO, is seeking a dynamic Senior Pastor with a servan't heart, a scriptural foundation, a strong moral character who will lead worship services and deliver powerul sermons with Biblical truth and clarity....Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application packets must be received by September 7, 2016.

Starr, SC - Pastor - Mt. Moriah Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 14, 2016
Mt. Moriah Baptist Church located in Starr, South Carolina (Anderson County/Upstate South Carolina) is seeking a Pastor called by God and dedicated to the ministry of the Lord Jesus Christ. The Pastor shall be guided by the principles set forth in I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. The Pastor shall instruct the congregation in religious truth and guide the church to internal order. All candidates must be licensed and ordained in the Baptist Church and seeking to lead the 200 – 250 congregation as a visionary of God to further grow the church. The Pastor shall be a believer in the basic doctrine of the regular Missionary Baptist Church and a Preacher of the Gospel. Theological education and work experience shall be such as to provide with the ability to exercise intellectual and spiritual leadership for the congregation... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by August 31, 2016. 

​Detroit, MI - Senior Pastor - New Calvary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 14, 2016
New Calvary Baptist Church of Detroit, Michigan, organized in 1949 is seeking a full time Pastor who is called by God.  The Senior Pastor must be a spiritual and administrative leader of the congregation.   Ideal candidates will meet the following preferred requirements:

•    Pastoral experience of 10 or more years preferred
•    Preaching experience of 10 or more years preferred
•    Counseling experience of 10 or more years preferred
•    Administrative experience of five (5) to nine (9) years
•    Bachelor’s Degree
•    At least three (3) years of study in a Theological Seminary
•    An ordained and licensed minister...

Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Deadline for submission is October 31, 2016.

Lake Charles, LA – Pastor – New Sunlight Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: June 29, 2016
New Sunlight Baptist Church Louisiana, Inc. of Lake Charles, Louisiana is prayerfully seeking a pastor who is called by God Almighty.  The candidate shall be called to serve as the chief under-shepherd, feeding, leading and nurturing the sheep towards righteous living, humble service and spiritual stewardship.  The pastor shall preach the gospel, administer the ordinances, watch over the membership, and have charge of the spiritual welfare of the congregation and the stated services of public worship.  He shall be a man set a part for the gospel ministry in accordance with the Baptist faith and committed to living and serving in a manner consistent with the standard set forth in scripture, including 2 Timothy 3:17, and Titus 1:5-9.  Click the link to the left to view the announcement and application.  Application deadline is August 22, 2016.

​Dayton, OH - Pastor - Shiloh Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: June 23, 2016
The Shiloh Baptist Church of Dayton, Ohio is prayerfully seeking a Pastor. The Pastor will be a man called of God and set apart for the gospel ministry in accordance with the Baptist faith and committed to living and serving in a manner consistent with the standard set forth in scripture of such a leader...He must be a man who exemplifies a Godly character, is compassionate in recognizing and meeting the needs of others and demonstrates a high level of competence...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Applications must be submitted by August 15, 2016.

​Marietta, GA - Pastor - Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: June 6, 2016
Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Incorporated, in anticipation of our Pastor’s retirement, is actively seeking our Shepherd’s successor. The selected candidate will be biblically qualified as recorded in our sacred scriptures, Titus 1:5-9, 1 Timothy 3:1-7, 1 Peter 2:25, and Luke 15:4-7. The pastor must have received a genuine calling from our Lord to minister, shepherd, council, and lead God’s people towards righteous living, humble servitude, and spiritual stewardship. The pastor must support the church’s current vision and mission and be willing to modify such so as to maintain relevancy for the community in which it serves...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application.