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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Fort Smith, AR - Pastor - Ninth Street Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: February 27, 2015
The congregation of Ninth Street Baptist Church located in Fort Smith, Arkansas is seeking a Christ-filled, God fearing person to serve as pastor.  Our church was organized in 1884 and is celebrating 131 years in Christ.  We are a Missionary Baptist Church with a small membership but have the potential to grow under an effective leader...We desire to grow as a church in Christian service and outreach in our community, as we grow individually with our daily walk with God...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. The cut-off day for receiving resumes is April 8th, 2015.

​Memphis, TN - Pastor - Springdale Baptist Church

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Springdale Baptist Church located in the heart of the North Memphis community, with the community at heart, is seeking a Senior Pastor who is faithful in the fundamentals of Baptist Doctrine and possesses leadership abilities as outlined in 1 Timothy 3:1-7.
 
The Pastoral Search Committee, representing the membership of Springdale 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.

Click the link on the left to view the full announcement and application. Applications must be postmarked by March 27, 2015.

Memphis, TN - Pastor - Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: February 10, 2015
The Mt. Pleasant MBC is seeking a pastor for a diverse congregation of  approximately 100 active members in an urban setting.  The candidate should adhere to the New Testament qualifications for a Pastor as found in 1st Timothy 3, believe in the traditional Baptist doctrine and minister as such.  The pastor will be responsible for establishing a preaching/teaching ministry that provides a balanced view of the word of God, provide pastoral counseling for the congregation, lead efforts to disciple, equip and train the congregation in the basics of Christian life, as well as...Applications must be received or postmarked by March 13, 2015.

San Francisco, CA - Pastor - First Union Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: February 5, 2015
The First Union Missionary Baptist Church of San Francisco was organized in 1944 under the pastorate of Rev. Nathaniel Reason is accepting applications for the position of Pastor.  Submit a complete application packet, to the Pastoral Search Committee at the address shown below.  Interested persons should submit all information contained in this announcement no later than February 28, 2015.  The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications: 
  • Must be a born again Christian with strong family and community values
  • Must be a Licensed, Ordained Baptist Minister that has received the Divine calling and has demonstrated the commitment to the call
  • Must be spirit filled and able to witness to the saving act of God in their life....
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application form.  Application deadline extended to February 28, 2015. 

Hampton, VA – Pastor – Queen Street Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: January 28, 2015
The Pastoral  Search Committee, representing the membership of Queen Street Baptist Church (QSBC) Hampton, Virginia is seeking a Pastor called by God to serve as the spiritual leader of the congregation.  QSBC was organized in 1865 by freedmen. Today it has a membership of approximately 500 members of all ages and at all stages of spiritual maturity. The successful candidate must be filled with and led by the Holy Spirit and lives a life of integrity. They must have great administrative and organizational skills and possess the qualities of a pastor, teacher, leader and caregiver. Click the link to the left to view full announcement.  Deadline for letters of interest/resumes: March 31, 2015.

Marietta, GA - Pastor - Zion Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: January 26, 2015
Zion Baptist Church was founded and organized in 1866 and is one of the oldest congregations of churches in the city of Marietta, Georgia. The membership consists of approximately 2,500 active members. The Pastor, Rev. Dr. Harris Travis, will retire after 23 years. The Pulpit Search Committee is seeking the mind and will of God as we continue our inheritance...Zion Baptist Church seeks a visionary with strong leadership skills who will preach the gospel of Jesus Christ, teach sound Baptist doctrine, engage in pastoral care, direct Christian growth and development, and promote missions and the Great Commission for expanding the Kingdom of God...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Closing date for applications is April 30, 2015.

Plainfield, NJ - Pastor - The Calvary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: January 21, 2015
The Calvary Baptist Church was founded and organized in 1897.   It has been a beacon of light in Plainfield, New Jersey for 117 years. Our new pastor must be responsible for the biblical and spiritual obligations unto God outlined in 1 Timothy 3: 1-7.
 
The Pastoral Search Committee, representing the membership of The Calvary Baptist Church is seeking a new Pastor. The successful candidate must be Holy Ghost filled with the following qualifications:
  • Must be an effective communicator, demonstrate the ability to prepare and deliver biblically sound, spirit-filled sermons
  • Must be skilled in Bible Teaching 
  • Prefer at least 6 years Baptist Church pastoral experience (e.g. Assistant Pastor, Executive Pastor, Associate Minister)...
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Candidate packages must be received no later than March 1, 2015 to be considered.

Rome, GA - Pastor - Thankful Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: January 16, 2015
The Thankful Missionary Baptist Church membership is prayerfully seeking a Full-time Pastor to serve as the spiritual leader of our congregation. The Thankful Missionary Baptist Church (“TMBC”) was established in 1863. Thankful Missionary Baptist Church is a United States National Historic Registry Landmark located in Rome Georgia’s Historic Five-Points Community. The church has traditionally played a major role in spiritual growth and civic development of the local community; and is recognized as one of the most influential congregations in Northwest Georgia...Our church is committed to fulfill our mission, which is to minister to the needs of our community; lead lost persons to Christ; disciple believers while advocating evangelism throughout our community, state, nation and world....Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application closing date is March 12, 2015. 

Detroit, MI - Pastor - Second Canaan Missionary Baptist ChurchSecond Canaan Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: January 5, 2015
The Second Canaan Missionary Baptist Church of Detroit, Michigan 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.  Click the link to the left to view the full annoucnement.  DEADLINE EXTENDED:   Application materials must be received by April 6, 2015.

Plainfield, NJ - Pastor - The Mount Olive Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: December 31, 2014
Revised:  The Mount Olive Baptist Church (MOBC) of Plainfield, New Jersey seeks to fill the position of Pastor to lead its predominantly African American congregation with an individual who is devoted and passionate about following Christ.  As a mainstay in the Plainfield community, MOBC is celebrating its 145th Church anniversary.  MOBC has one Pastor (Servant-Leader) who is the spiritual leader of the Church.  Consideration for the position includes being a God called visionary leader who is vibrant, has an intimate relationship with Christ and has a passion for ALL people.  The Pastor (Servant-Leader) is responsible for providing spiritual and administrative leadership to the Mount Olive Baptist Church family.  The individual is expected to possess and use appropriate skills proclaiming the Gospel and providing pastoral care to meet the needs of the congregation and community.  Click the link to the left to download the full announcement and application packet.  Applications MUST be postmarked by March 31, 2015 and/or received electronically by 11:59 PM (EST) on March 31, 2015. 

Columbus, OH - Pastor - Friendship Missionary Baptist Church

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Friendship 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 preach and teach the 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 between January 5, 2015 and February 7, 2015.

Grand Rapids, MI - Senior Pastor - True Light Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: December 9, 2014
The True Light Baptist Church is currently accepting nominations and applications for the position of Senior Pastor.

This congregation of 100 families believes the successful candidate must possess the following qualifications: 
  • Must be ordained and knowledgeable in the Baptist Doctrine
  • God Fearing and devoted in the ministry
  • A Spirit Filled speaker and presenter of the Gospel
  • Able to provide a teaching and learning experience to the congregation
  • Skilled in church management and supervision...
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by February 24, 2015.

Norfolk, VA - Pastor - Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: December 6, 2014
Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, organized in 1920, is seeking a pastor. Our church’s statement of purpose includes: to be a dynamic spiritual force empowered by the Holy Spirit to share Christ with people in the church, community and throughout the world...The successful candidate must have at least a Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 5 years pastoral experience and will have a vision for growing church membership that is both educated in the Word of God and strong in relationship with Christ, particularly a vision, commitment and experience for increasing the numbers and spiritual development of youth and young adults in the congregation...  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application package.  Applications must be postmarked by January 2, 2015.

​Denver, CO - Senior Pastor - Central Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 26, 2014
Central Baptist Church is searching for a Senior Pastor.  The Senior Pastor shall be instrumental in facilitating the development of Church Ministries and program including but not limited to Youth Ministries...Senior Pastor Qualifications include:  
  • Spiritually Gifted
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Quality People Skills
  • Called by God (Confirmed from other believers)
  • Fulfills Scriptural description of qualifications as written in (Timothy 3:1-7 & Titus 1:6-9) and other Biblical References.
  • Ordained...
Click the link to the left to view the full anouncement.  All interested persons, please respond by: January 30, 2015.

Flint, Michigan - Pastor - Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle

resource type: file     uploaded: November 21, 2014

Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle of Flint, Michigan is currently seeking a full time pastor who believes that every scripture passage is inspired by God. Minimum Requirements for Consideration:

  • Must believe and exemplify the qualities listed in 1Timothy 3: 1-7 and Titus 1: 6-9
  • Baptist Denomination
  • Pastoral Experience (Senior or Associate)
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Regular or Theology)
  • Candidates will be subject to a criminal background investigation...
Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application form.  Application due date extended to December 31, 2014.

​York, PA – Senior Pastor - Shiloh Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: November 13, 2014
SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH “A Church Determined to Know Christ,” is a church with a rich 132 year history located in Central Pennsylvania.
The Pulpit Search Committee, representing the membership of Shiloh Baptist Church of York, Pennsylvania, is seeking a new Senior Pastor. The successful candidate must possess the minimum requirements for consideration:
Must meet the requirements of a Pastor as stated in 1Timothy 3:1-7.
Baptist Denomination
3-5 years Pastoral Experience (Senior or Associate).
Licensed and Ordained Minister with Seminary training.
Must have earned a Bachelor’s Degree and, at minimum, working towards a Master of Divinity degree from an accredited College or University...

Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications are due by January 15, 2015.

​Easton, MD - Pastor - Union Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 28, 2014
Candidates must possess at least a Master of Divinity or Theology degree from an accredited theological seminary and have at least six (6) years of pastoral experience or significant related experience which includes experience in church administration (e.g., Assistant Pastor, Executive Pastor, Associate Minister). Candidates must also be licensed and ordained in the Baptist church. Candidates must be Holy Ghost filled and guided by the Biblical principles set forth in 1Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9.  Candidates must have a passion for discipleship and mentoring individuals, families and the congregation as a whole... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications must be postmarked by November 30, 2014.  

Birmingham, AL - Senior Pastor - Mt. Moriah Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 28, 2014
The Mt. Moriah Baptist Church of Birmingham, Alabama is prayerfully searching for a Senior Pastor due to the recent passing of our Pastor, Rev. Dr. Bernard Williams after thirty three years of God-lead service to our congregation.  Mt. Moriah has been established in the community for 104 years and we are affiliated with the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., Alabama State Missionary Baptist Convention and the Mt. Pilgrim District Association.  We are a church with great potential for spiritual and physical growth.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications must be postmarked no later than January 31, 2015.

Kokomo, IN - Pastor - Second Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 8, 2014
The Second Missionary Baptist Church was founded and organized in 1887 making it one of the oldest congregations in the city of Kokomo, IN. The membership consists of approximately 300 active members. of has been a beacon of light in the Kokomo Community for 126 years. Our new pastor must be responsible for the biblical and spiritual obligations unto God as outlined in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9...Click the link on the left to view the full announcement.  Listing has been extended; position open until filled.

​Dayton, OH - Pastor - Calvary Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: October 2, 2014
The Pulpit Committee, representing the membership of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Dayton Ohio, is prayerfully seeking a full-time spirit-filled Baptist pastor with pastoral experience who will provide vision and direction for our church as well as the community...The applicant must be a licensed and ordained Baptist minister who is able to preach and teach the Word of God having qualities listed in I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application deadline is October 31, 2014.

​Chattanooga, TN - Pastor - Second Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 30, 2014
After the recent retirement of our pastor of 48 years, Rev. Dr. Paul A. McDaniel, the Second Missionary Baptist Church Pulpit Committee is prayerfully seeking a full-time Pastor called by God to serve as the spiritual leader of our congregation. Our Church is committed to fulfill our purpose, which is the enhancement and advancement of the Kingdom of God through worship, preaching of the gospel of Jesus Christ, evangelism, missionary endeavors, teaching of sound Baptist doctrine, engaging in pastoral care, Christian education, and Church ministries.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application.  Application closing date is December 1, 2014.

Warner Robins, GA - Senior Pastor - Fellowship Bible Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 30, 2014
Fellowship Bible Baptist Church, organized in 1980, is located in Warner Robins, Georgia. We are seeking a full-time Senior Pastor called by God to serve as the spiritual leader of our congregation. We seek a visionary with strong leadership skills who will preach the gospel of Jesus Christ, teach sound Baptist doctrine, engage in pastoral care, direct Christian growth and development, and promote the Great Commission for expanding the Kingdom of God. Click the link to the left to view the full announcement and application form. The complete application packets must be postmarked by October 30, 2014.

Fort Worth, TX - Pastor - Zion Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: September 2, 2014
The Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Fort Worth, Texas is now accepting resumes to fill the position of Pastor...A successful candidate must meet the following minimum qualifications: Be a Bornagain, baptized believer in Jesus Christ. Candidates must be Holy Spirit filled and guided by the Biblical principles set forth in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9...  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Resumes will be accepted until November 30, 2014.

​Lewisville, Texas - Senior Pastor - Westside Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 26, 2014
Westside Baptist Church of Lewisville, TX (WBC) is seeking a man called by God, who is willing to preach and teach the uncompromising Gospel of Jesus Christ, to serve as its Senior Pastor. WBC is a historically African American church with an average Sunday worship attendance of 850 people and an average Bible Study attendance of 400 people...  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Application materials must be received by September 26, 2014.

​Burlington, NC - Associate Pastor for Youth & Discipleship - First Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 26, 2014
As a pillar in the African-American community, we are “a church focused upward, reaching outward, and growing inward.” The candidate that we seek will assist the Senior Pastor in the development and administration of student ministries and discipleship ministries... Our ideal candidate is a passionate individual with a Master of Divinity (ATS accredited) and previous experience in ministry to children, youth, Christian education or college ministry (Volunteer or Paid)...  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement. All resumes should be postmarked, no later than October 17, 2014. 

Tulsa, OK - Pastor - Morning Star Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 15, 2014
Morning Star Baptist Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is prayerfully seeking a Full-Time Pastor for its congregation.  A 98 year-old church blessed with a rich history in community service has a membership of approximately 240 and is affiliated with the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc...The position requires, but is not limited to: Licensed and ordained certification; a minimum of 3 years of pastoral experience, including preaching and teaching and a demonstrated record of providing Christian Education over the last 5 years...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Click here to view the position description.  Resumes will be accepted through midnight, September 14, 2014. 

Evanston, IL - Senior Pastor - Second Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 11, 2014
The Second Baptist Church of Evanston, Illinois, is now accepting résumés to fill the position of Senior Pastor. A copy of the position profile and other relevant information can be viewed by clicking the link to the left.  Résumés must be received electronically or postmarked by Monday, September 15, 2014.

Albany, NY - Pastor - Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 8, 2014
Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church, the oldest black Baptist church in the City of Albany, New York is prayerfully seeking a Pastor, called by God and equipped to effectively preach and teach the Word of God to His people.  The ideal candidate will be a leader with sound biblical doctrine as listed in 1 Timothy 3:1–7 and Titus 1:6–9...Click the link to the left to vierw the full announcement. Deadline for application packet is September 30, 2014.

​Decatur, GA - Pastor - Lilly Hill Baptist Church, Inc.

resource type: file     uploaded: August 7, 2014
Lilly Hill Baptist Church, Incorporated of Decatur, Georgia is seeking a pastor who is a servant of God and committed to teaching God’s people. Lilly Hill Baptist Church was founded in 1913 and has a rich history within the local, state, and national religious community.  Pastoral requirements include:  Ordained Minister holding to Baptist Teachings; Pastoral Experience OR Leadership and Associate Pastoral experience; servant leader and effective communicator with community involvement... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Deadline for applications is October 1, 2014.

Cleveland, OH - Pastor - Christian Hope Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: August 6, 2014
Christian Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Cleveland, Ohio seeks a Pastor to lead an approximately 75 member, African American congregation located in the urban center of Cleveland.  The requirement for this potentially bi-vocational position are: at least 6 years in a leadership position in a small to medium congregational setting as a licensed and ordained minister preferably as a Pastor...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications accepted online until September 30, 2014.

Indianapolis, IN - Senior Pastor - Little Bethel Missionary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 23, 2014
As our current pastor, Dr. Troy E. Ladd, prepares for retirement, the Little Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Pastor Search Committee is prayerfully seeking the mind and will of God as we continue Kingdom building efforts in our community.  Our Church is committed to fulfill our purpose which is the enhancement and advancement of the Kingdom of God here on earth through public worship, preaching of the gospel of Jesus Christ, consistent Christian living, personal evangelism, missionary endeavors and Christian education...  Click the link on the left to view the full announcement.  Application closing date is July 31, 2014.

Cleveland Heights, OH - Director of Teen Ministry - New Community Bible Fellowhip

resource type: file     uploaded: July 22, 2014
New Community Bible Fellowship is a growing 2700 member Bible teaching, non-denominational church in Cleveland Heights, Ohio seeking a full-time senior level staff member to provide leadership for their dynamic Teen (13-18 year olds) Ministry...Currently New Community enjoys a well-established Teen Ministry serving more than 125 teens weekly with a combination of small groups, their own unique worship service and special events. We believe God is calling the church to cast a greater net and engage teens citywide with an initial goal of more than 300 each week over the next 3 years.  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Position will remain open until filled.

Palm Coast, FL - Youth Minister - Mt. Calvary Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 22, 2014
Mt. Calvary Baptist Church of Palm Coast (FL) seeks qualified, spirit-led candidates for the position of Youth Minister to provide leadership and spiritual guidance to its Youth Ministries.  Working closely with the Senior Pastor and Deacon Ministry, the Youth Minister will develop and implement a balanced Youth Ministry Program, oversee Youth Worship Services, and serve as the primary youth advocate.  Additional information can be found at www.mtcalvarypc.org.  Click the link on the left to print this announcement.  Applications will be accepted until finalists are selected.  NOTE: MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS RECENTLY REVISED.

Peekskill, NY - Senior Pastor - Mount Olivet Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 11, 2014
Mount Olivet Baptist Church in Peekskill, NY, located in Northern Westchester County, is seeking a full-time Pastor, called by God and equipped to effectively carry out the church’s mission and vision. The Pastor is accountable to God to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ and provide the leadership required to further develop and move the congregation forward...  Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Closing date extended to August 31, 2014. 

​Bedford Hills, NY - Pastor - Antioch Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 9, 2014
Antioch Baptist Church of Bedford Hills, New York, announces a pastoral opening, effective September 1, 2014. We are seeking a full-time pastor to be spiritual leader of the congregation.  Our mission is to move Upward and Onward in Christ through love, teaching, and community outreach. Antioch began as a small group of African-American families that met in their homes for praise and worship service in the late 1800s. Today, Antioch is a diverse congregation with 200 active members and strong ties to the Northern Westchester County community.   Click the link on the left to view the full announcement. 

​Oklahoma City, OK - Pastor - Tabernacle Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 4, 2014
Tabernacle Baptist Church of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is currently seeking a full-time pastor...The church is seeking a spirit-filled leader with sterling qualifications. A seminary-trained leader with a minimum of five years experience as a pastor is preferred. Tabernacle seeks a gifted teacher and an effective communicator... Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Applications and resumes will be accepted until July 31, 2014.

Fort Wayne, IN - Senior Pastor - Union Baptist Church

resource type: file     uploaded: July 3, 2014
Union Baptist Church is a 122 year old Baptist Church located in Fort Wayne, IN and is strongly committed to the tithing principles (Malachi 3:10).  As the oldest Black Baptist church in the city, we have served as a trailblazer in the community, State and National Levels over the years.   

Union Baptist Church is currently seeking a Senior Pastor.  The qualities sought in our future shepherd are found in 1Timothy 3:1-7...Click the link to the left to view the full announcement.  Postmark deadline is September 16, 2014.