Job Opportunities

Below are specific job listings, including positions at Duke Divinity School, that have been submitted to the school.

May 19, 2015
Church, Ministry
Pastor
Sharon Baptist Church
Full time
Smithfield, NC USA
http://www.sharononline.org

Sharon Baptist Church is in search of a Senior Pastor to work in a collaborative church setting that values roles of both laity and staff  persons. The Pastor will be responsible for preaching, leading worship, and providing pastoral care and congregational support. Interested applicants should send a resume to Ron Whittington at rondo1@embarqmail.com.


Contact
Ron Whittington
rondo1@embarqmail.com
919-464-1117

May 07, 2015
Church, Ministry
Senior Pastor
University Baptist Church
Full time
Baltimore, MD US
http://www.ubcbaltimore.org/

The Senior Pastor provides spiritual, pastoral, outreach, administrative, and servant leadership to the congregation of University Baptist Church so the congregation might fulfill its mission as a light of Christ in the City of Baltimore.  The Senior Pastor relates to and connects with multiple generations and a diverse congregation within an urban environment.  In addition, the pastor represents the congregation in denominational or community organizations and activities to learn new ways that the church can support and engage with the surrounding area.  Recognizing the importance of spiritual health and one’s personal relationship with God, the Senior Pastor takes time for regular prayer, Bible study, rest, and recreation.  Lastly, the Senior Pastor extends God’s grace to others and leads by example as one who is relational, authentic, transparent, and humble.

Applications (Resume and Cover Letter) must be submitted both via email to jobs@ubcbaltimore.org AND via mail to University Baptist Church 3501 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21218


Contact
Stephanie Hulman
jobs@ubcbaltimore.org
410-467-2343

May 01, 2015
Church, Ministry
Worship Leader
Epiphany UMC
Part time
Durham, NC USA

Worship Leader needed for Sunday evening service.  Epiphany Church is a new faith community of the United Methodist Church that gathers at Doyle's Vineyard in South Durham.  The vision for Epiphany is to gather people into communion with Jesus Christ by creating a home for spiritual discovery along the borders of of our world.  Epiphany helps people see the God that is in them and with them already by dusting off the rich traditions of the church including liturgy, symbols, rituals, and music to present them as a way to see God in the world.

Preferred Qualifications: Education and/or experience in leading worship.  Ability to think theologically about worship music.  Ability to gather and lead a team of musicians.  Organization and promptness highly valued.

Primary Role:  Help craft and lead worship weekly in partnership with pastoral staff.  

Primary Responsibilities:
1. Select music for worship – pre-worship gathering music, offering music, special music (e.g. Communion, Reflection), congregational hymns/songs, post-worship music.
2. Choose songs with an emphasis on theme each Sunday, in collaboration with the preacher.
3. Recruit and equip volunteer musicians for the music team.
4. Lead weekly rehearsals with music team.
5. Set-up for 5 pm worship on Sundays.
6. Responsible for every Sunday and coordinating substitute coverage. Epiphany will provide pay for four Sundays of annual leave and provide stipend for substitute leader.
7. Willingness to embrace future possibilities of growing the worship team and worship opportunities at Epiphany.


Contact
Shay Hall
shayhall@nccumc.org
919-928-4495

March 31, 2015
Church, Ministry
Pastor
Balboa union church
Full time
Panama, Panama Panama

Do you have the passion to lead an international, ecumenical community?

Do you speak Spanish?

Are you ordained and/or theologically trained at a seminary or divinity school?

Are you open to considering an unconventional and rewarding ministry position abroad?

Balboa Union Church (BUC) is a bilingual, interdenominational congregation, founded and built in the early 1900s to serve the spiritual needs of Panama Canal workers of all denominations.  We are looking for a progressive minister who will partner with our congregation to grow the church and expand our outreach into the community!

The city of Panama is the most vibrant and connected capital in the Americas, with a large expat community from throughout the world. The predominant religion in the country of Panama is Catholicism, and there is a strong evangelical community. As pastor of BUC, you will help provide a third option, leading what is currently the only progressive church in the nation.

Contact

To learn more, contact Joel Guerra, of the church’s Pastoral Search Committee.

http://balboaunionchurch.org/wpaccess/


Contact
Joel Guerra
pastoralsearch@balboaunionchurch.org

January 07, 2015
Church, Ministry
Children's Minister
First Baptist Church of Greensboro
Full time
Greensboro, NC USA
http://www.fbcgso.org/childrens_minister_search

The Children’s Minister will work as a part of the Church’s existing pastoral team, assuming primary leadership of and responsibility for the spiritual formation and pastoral support of the Church’s children and their families (birth through 5th grade). 
The Children’s Minister also will be responsible for ongoing and new community outreach initiatives, all of which should be designed to foster continued growth in the Church’s ministry to children and their families. Minimum qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree (although a Masters of Divinity is preferred); prior experience working with children; prior experience working in a congregational or organizational setting (prior experience serving a church as the children’s minister or its equivalent is preferred). If interested, please contact the Children’s Minister Search Committee at cmsearch@fbcgso.org.  Applicants should include an updated résumé with cover letter. 
Applications will be accepted through January 31, 2015.


Contact
Steve Cothran
cmsearch@fbcgso.org
336.274.3286

November 10, 2014
Church, Ministry
Minister to Students
St. Matthews Baptist Church
Full time
Louisville, Kentucky United States
http://smbclouisville.org/

The Minister to Students is responsible for a full range of dynamic spiritual, social, emotional, and developmental programming that will enhance the Christian walk of students in Middle School, High School, and College. Qualifications include a Masters of Divinity or an equivalent degree from an accredited institution, experience and knowledge of student ministry, and the ability to coordinate and work well with volunteers and families. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coordinating weekly Sunday School and Bible Study programs, planning missions experience and retreats for students, family and student counseling, community outreach, planning special events, and maintaining fiscal responsibility in regards to the budget. The Minister to Students is also responsible for performing other assigned duties in conjunction with other staff members. If interested, please submit a resume and three professional references to Emily Thompson.


Contact
Emily Thompson
EThompson@smbclouisville.org
502-896-8882

October 15, 2014
Church, Ministry
Pastor
Berea Baptist Church
Full time
Durham, NC US
http://www.bereabaptistdurham.org/

Help lead and guide the congregation to bridge the gap between Berea's traditional past and fulfilling the mission in a more contemporary society/community, while still maintaining respect for that past. Duties of the Pastor include: preaching Sunday morning worship services, Leading Bible studies on Sunday and Wednesday evenings, help provide an environment welcoming to all age groups, guide and participate in visitation of sick/shut-ins, and guide congregation in outreach endeavors.


Contact
Susan Council
bereabaptistdurham@gmail.com
919.544.7151

September 29, 2014
Church, Ministry
Minister of Spiritual Development and Communications
Pritchard Memorial Baptist Church
Full time
Charlotte, NC US
http://www.pritchardmemorial.com/

Establish and lead an Adult Spiritual Development framework for our church's future here in Dilworth and South End. This would include appropriate plans and curriculum for spiritual development "inside the church" and "outside the church." This also includes appropriate activities for the community for gatherings involving Bible Study and/or other relevant discussion settings. This position also would be responsible for the continuing communication of the need for these activities to the congregation at large. Other major job elements include: communicating the church's mission to the media, local businesses, and municipal leadership; oversee all church digital communications; minister and counsel to young adults who are members and those who attend activities sponsored by the church.


Contact
Donald Taft
donaldtaft05@gmail.com
(704) 376-1571

September 29, 2014
Church, Ministry
Community Minister
Northwest Baptist Church
Full time
Winston-Salem, NC USA
http://www.nwbc-ws.org/

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. Northwest is a small church settled amid many single family homes, apartments, townhomes, and schools. Position includes developing community relationships, planning and executing outreach programs, family ministry, preaching, teaching, and worship planning. Experience in church planting preferred. Degree from accredited divinity school or seminary required. Part-time or be-vocational considered. Northwest is dually aligned with CBF and SBC and affirms women in all ministry roles.


Contact
Cecilann Clinard
nwbcsearchcommittee@gmail.com
(336) 765-6754

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