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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Covington, GA - Senior Pastor - Bethlehem Baptist Church

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Bethlehem Baptist Church, Newton County’s oldest African American church, is located in historic Covington, Georgia. Since 1849, this historically significant church has been serving the Lord as an organized body of Christ with a dedicated and vibrant membership. ..The Senior Pastor will… provide general oversight of shepherding the congregation, in collaboration with the Deacons and other caring ministries; so that the body is edified and equipped to do the work of Jesus Christ.  This individual will preach the Word of God as detailed in the Holy Bible, while performing all the spiritual duties of his/her office...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Applications are due by August 31, 2017.

Flint, MI - Pastor - King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church 

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The King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church (KSMBC) was founded in November 1966 and is prayerfully seeking a full-time Pastor, called by God who will serve as the spiritual leader of the congregation. The qualified candidate is accountable to God and the Church to proclaim the Gospel of
Jesus Christ, to teach the Holy Bible, God’s Word, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the Church and its ministries, and to engage in good pastoral care of the congregation. The candidate must be able to articulate a vision for the church that emphasizes spiritual growth, discipleship, and Christian Education...Click on the link to the left to view the full announcement and application. Closing date:  September 15, 2017.

Lancaster, PA - Pastor - Bright Side Baptist Church

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Bright Side Baptist Church located in Lancaster, PA has begun the process of seeking the man/woman of God who has been preparing to assume the pastoral leadership of the church. Please reflect on how the key qualities and responsibilities that we have listed may align with your pastoral calling. If there are duties that you see as outside your skill set, or if there are parts of ministry that you feel called to that do not appear on the list, we would ask that you share those areas with the search committee. Our goal for including our job description is to be as transparent as possible about the envisioned role of the future senior pastor, while still leaving room for adjustments based on the specific gifts and calling of our new pastor....Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Completed applications must be postmarked or received electronically by 11:59 p.m. September 30, 2017.

Houston, TX - Pastor - Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

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Since 1875, Antioch Missionary Baptist Church has been located at 500 Clay Street, in the heart of Downtown Houston, Texas...The pastor is the spiritual leader of the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, and is accountable to God, the Board of Deacons, the Board of Trustees and the congregation. The role of the pastor includes shepherding the congregation so that the church body is edified and equipped to do the work of Jesus Christ. The pastor, with the Board of Deacons and the ministerial staff, shall be responsible for establishing the overall direction that God has for the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church and communicating that vision to the congregation. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Submission deadline is July 15, 2017.

Washington, DC - Pastor - Emmanuel Baptist Church

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Emmanuel Baptist Church is seeking a full-time Pastor who conforms to the Biblical qualifications in Titus 1:6-9 and 1 Timothy 3:1-7.  This Pastor should have a compassionate  shepherd’s heart, ready to lead our church in reaching out to our community and the world as we proclaim the good news of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  This Pastor should have strong and challenging Biblically based preaching and teaching abilities, and a passion for evangelism, discipleship, and families.  The Pastor should also stand boldly to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ.   Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Applications are due by June 30, 2017.

Detroit, MI - Senior Pastor - First Baptist Institutional Church 

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First Baptist has a strong foundation in our community and in our faith. We believe our incoming pastor should possess these characteristics—education, leadership, experience, family-oriented, dynamic personal attributes and community outreach involvement...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Please submit an application, resume, references and an audio/video recording by July 1, 2017

Burlington, NC - Associate Pastor/Director of Ministries - First Baptist Church

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First Baptist Church (FBC) is seeking an Associate Pastor/ Director of Ministries...A key purpose of the Associate Pastor/Director of Ministries role is to partner with the Senior/Lead Pastor in the administrative and day-to-day management of the church, and is the lead Pastoral position in the absence of the Senior/Lead Pastor...Must be ordained or a candidate for ordination with at least two years of ministerial experience and a solid biblical and theological foundation.   Prior experience in a multi-staff church is preferred.  A Master of Divinity or equivalent from an accredited institution is required...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications must be submitted by July 31, 2017.

Newark, NJ - Youth Pastor - Bethany Church

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Bethany Church of Newark, NJ is seeking a Youth Pastor to:
  • Lead and organize an effective and Biblical based Youth Ministry and Children’s Ministry that includes fellowship, worship, teaching, discipleship, and evangelism, as well as ministry and mission opportunities. 
  • Recruit, train and shepherd volunteer staff with diverse gifts and personalities. 
  • Provide counseling and spiritual direction to youth on an individual basis....
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Deadline for Submissions: July 7th, 2017

Kenosha, WI - Senior Pastor - Second Baptist Church of Kenosha, Inc.

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Second Baptist Church of Kenosha, Inc. located at 3925 32nd Ave., Kenosha, WI, is seeking a full time Senior Pastor called by God to serve as the
Spiritual leader of our congregation. This person must possess excellent leadership abilities; strong critical and analytical thinking skills; an ability to foster relationships with members of the church as well as the community for which it is responsible; and dedication to sharing and teaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ so that the world may know of God’s transforming and forgiving love for all humankind. Click the link on the left to view the full announcement.  The application period ends August 13, 2017. 
 

Decatur, GA - Youth Pastor - Lilly Hill Baptist Church

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Lilly Hill  Baptist Church of Decatur, GA is seeking a Pastor of Youth and Children.  Qualifications include:

• A calling to youth and youth ministry, with a passion for seeing young people and children grow into disciples of Christ.
• An ability to imagine a long-term vision for Lilly Hill Baptist Church’s youth ministry and can execute this vision.
• An engaging teacher, with a strong biblical and theological background, who agrees with the Baptist Statement of Faith and possesses the ability to reach young people at their level...

Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by August 31, 2017.

Fayetteville, AR - Pastor to Children and Youth - St. James Missionary Baptist Church

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St. James Missionary Baptist Church of Fayetteville, AR is seeking a Pastor of Youth and Children.  Responsibilities include:
Develop and implement a ministry to children under 18 years old which:
1. Encourages the development of close Christian friendships based on trust and acceptance.
2. Builds positive attitudes toward the church and its leaders, lay and professional.
3. Provides a process for becoming a fully committed follower of Jesus Christ, who are able to disciple others...

Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. 

St. Louis, MO - Senior Pastor - Central Baptist Church

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The disciples of Central Baptist Church of Saint Louis, Missouri are prayerfully seeking candidates for the position of Senior Pastor. The historical Central Baptist Church has been established for 171 years with a congregation of 550 plus disciples. The candidate for Senior Pastor should be one who demonstrates the qualities of 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1: 5-9... Click on the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application closing date is August 15, 2017.

York, PA - Pastor - First Friendship Baptist Church

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First Friendship Baptist Church of York Pennsylvania is prayerfully seeking a PART-TIME  PASTOR, called by God and equipped to effectively preach and teach His Word.  All licensed/ordained candidates must demonstrate a firm grounding in scriptural knowledge, have a servant’s heart and a strong visionary leader committed to Christian growth and development, as well as promoting missions and the Great Commission for increasing the Kingdom of God.  Click on the link to the left to view the full announcement.
 

Steelton, PA - Pastor - Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church

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The congregation of the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Steelton, PA is seeking a Pastor.  Mount Zion is a moderately sized Missionary Baptist church situated in Steelton, PA.  Steelton is an incorporated borough and suburb of Harrisburg, PA.

The individual sought must be one who has been called by God, and who will serve as our spiritual leader.  The acceptable candidate will be responsible to God and the congregation 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. The submission deadline is September 1, 2017.

Topeka, KS - Pastor - Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church

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The Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church (MCMBC) of Topeka, KS is prayerfully seeking a full-time Pastor, called by God who will serve as the spiritual leader of the congregation. Please click the link to the left to view the full announcement, application and position description.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. NOTE:  Application closing date open until filled.
Website:   www.mountcarmeltopeka.org

Youngstown,OH - Pastor - Tabernacle Baptist Church

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The Tabernacle Baptist Church of Youngstown, Ohio is currently accepting applications for a Senior Pastor...Tabernacle is seeking a leader whose character reflects the love of Jesus with empathy and compassion, who demonstrates an enthusiastic love for Christ, possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge of the bible and has a clearly defined vision for the church...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

Springfield, IL - Pastor - Pleasant Grove Baptist Church

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Pleasant Grove 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, teach the Bible, to provide Christian leadership in all areas of the church and to engage in pastoral care for the congregation and community...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by October 30, 2017.

Anderson, IN - Pastor - Anderson Zion Baptist Church

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The Anderson Zion Baptist Church of Anderson, Indiana is prayerfully 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.  The applicant must be an ordained Baptist minister of the Gospel, a teacher and preacher led by the Holy Spirit, with the ability to develop and deliver biblically sound, Spirit filled sermons and teachings...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application due date extended to August 20, 2017.

Anderson, IN - Senior Pastor - Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church

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The Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church of Anderson, IN is prayerfully seeking a full time Senior Pastor for the church congregation.  Our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ to all that will listen, save souls for Christ, foster better relationships and extend Christ's kingdom throughout the world.  The Senior Pastor will set the vision and direction of the church to achieve this mission. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Deadline for resume submissions extended to June 30, 2017 

Nashville, TN - Pastor - Fifteenth Avenue Baptist Church

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The Fifteenth Avenue Baptist Church has authorized, anointed and charged its Pastoral Search Committee (PSC) to seek the Lord’s choice for its sixth pastor.  The church seeks its sixth pastor according to Jeremiah 3:15.  “I will give you pastors according to mine heart, who shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.”  Full information and application can be found at:
www.fabcpastoralsearch.org

Fort Pierce, FL - Pastor - Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church

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Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church of Fort Pierce, Florida was founded in 1903 and is seeking a 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 engage in pastoral care for the congregation. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement, job description and application.  Closing date for applications is June 19, 2017.

Corning, NY - Pastor - Friendship Baptist Church

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The Pastoral Search Committee of Friendship Baptist Church Corning, NY, established in 1919, is prayerfully seeking God’s next pastor to lead us in seeking the Holy Spirit’s direction in service to our church members, our community, and the lost.  The individual must be anointed by God to serve as the spiritual leader of Friendship Baptist. The pastor has the primary responsibilities of preaching and teaching the Word of God, engaging in pastoral care ministries, and providing administrative leadership in all areas of church life. ..Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. Submission deadline is June 30, 2017.

Syracuse, NY - Pastor - Bellegrove Missionary Baptist Church

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Bellegrove Missionary Baptist Church Victorious Life Ministries of Syracuse, New York is prayerfully seeking Pastoral candidates to fill the position of a full-time Pastor.
 
Bellegrove Missionary Baptist Church Victorious Life Ministries have been established for 49 years and has a congregation of 200 plus members...
 
The candidate should possess at least three years or more of pastoral experience and should be licensed, trained and ordained in the Baptist ministry.
 
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. All resumes must be submitted by July 24, 2017.

Daytona Beach, FL - Senior Pastor - Tubman-King Community Church

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The Tubman-King Community is pleased to announce that we are seeking to fill the Senior Pastor position. Tubman-King Community Church was formerly affiliated with the United Church of Christ before recently becoming an independent non-denominational church...We are seeking an ordained spiritual leader, who is an energetic visionary...Additionally, we seek a person with good pastoral and church administration experience and desire to expand church membership and the impact of church ministries. The closing date for this posting is May 18, 2017.

Visit our Pastoral Search Page:  http://www.tubmankingchurch.org/pastoral-search.html

Philadelphia, PA - Pastor - New Thankful Baptist Church

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The New Thankful Baptist Church of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is prayerfully seeking God’s guidance in securing a pastor to fill our pastoral vacancy.  New Thankful Baptist Church (NTBC) was organized on October 6, 1948.  Our purpose is to exalt God through Jesus Christ, expressing His love through evangelism, sharing His love through service, promoting His love through discipleship, and experiencing His love through fellowship. ...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application closing date is May 31, 2017.

Buffalo, NY - Senior Pastor - Calvary Baptist Church

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The Calvary Baptist Church is seeking a Full-Time – Senior 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. The candidate must also 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.  Applications are due by September 29, 2017.

East Orange, NJ - Senior Pastor - New Hope Baptist Church

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New Hope Baptist Church of East Orange is actively searching for the Senior Pastor whom God has chosen to lead us into the future, following the retirement of our beloved current Pastor.  We are a unique, growing, family-oriented church with a multi-generational, predominately African American congregation of more than 1500 members. All interested, dynamic visionary ministers are welcome to visit the church’s website www.newhopeofeastorange.org for more information.  Click the link to the left to view the full application.  Applications are due by May 1, 2017.

Sandusky, OH - Senior Pastor - Providence Missionary Baptist Church

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...The person to fill this position will execute the covenant of the church while maintining the family oriented members as they support the growth of the church with new membership.  This person should maintain excellent communications skills, money management skills, problem solving skills, understand protocol and execute leadership ability with a caring heart for the community...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Resumes accepted until May 21, 2017.

Cleveland, TN - Pastor - Shiloh Baptist Church

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Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Closing date is May 15, 2017.

Philadelphia, PA - Pastor - Miller Memorial Baptist Church

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The Miller Memorial Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking to find God's choice for their next Pastor. The qualified candidate must be a born-again believer in Jesus Christ and have the ability to provide Christian Leadership in all areas of the church and provide Pastoral Care for the congregation...A successful candidate must have the following qualifications:
 Minimum two years formal education at an accredited college or university.*
 Minimum two years of formal Seminary or Theological Bible Training.*
 Minimum two years of Pastoral or Ministerial experience....

Click the link to the left to download the full announcement, job description and application form. Applications are due by May 31, 2017.

Linden, NJ - Pastor - White Rock Baptist Church

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Click the link to the left to download the full announcement and application form.

Baltimore, MD - Pastor - New Pilgrim Baptist Church

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The New Pilgrim Baptist Church of Baltimore, Maryland, which has been in existence for 65 years, is prayerfully seeking a full-time Pastor, called by God, equipped to effectively preach and teach the Word of God to His people. The candidate must provide the vision and direction throughout the church community by leadership, counseling, teaching and preaching to lead others to Christ. The candidate must be a born again, baptized believer in Jesus Christ, and also have the ability to fulfill the spiritual needs of the congregation through visitations, prayer, conducting weddings and funerals, and baptizing converts. The ideal candidate will be a leader with sound biblical doctrine as listed in 1Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

Huntington, WV - Pastor - Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

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Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, located in Huntington, WV (Cabell County/ West Virginia) is seeking a Pastor called by God and dedicated to the ministry of the Lord Jesus Christ. This position is opened until filled.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.

Philadelphia, PA - Pastor - Vine Memorial Baptist Church

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The pastor is the spiritual leader of the Vine Memorial Baptist Church who is accountable to God, the Board of Deacons and the congregation. The role of the pastor includes shepherding the congregation so that the church body is edified and equipped to do the work of Jesus Christ. The pastor, with the Board of Deacons and the ministerial staff shall be responsible for establishing the overall direction that God has for the Vine Memorial Baptist Church and communicating that vision to the congregation...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application.