Job Opportunities

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

April 09, 2015
Church, Ministry
Director of High School
Bellevue Presbyterian Church
Full time
Bellevue, WA India

Serves within Family Life Ministries (FLM) of Bellevue Presbyterian Church (BelPres) and oversees the High School (HS) Ministry. Acts as an ambassador both to and for HS students by developing and maintaining relationships with students, and their families. Demonstrates a deep love for HS students, and is able to engage and exegete their culture. Functions as a recruiter and trainer for volunteer leaders. Demonstrates a passion for the Gospel and is able to communicate that effectively to HS Students.

Functions as an architect for the HS ministry in concert with the larger mission of FLM at BelPres. Continues the development of a mission culture that seeks to invite students into how God is calling them to part of his Kingdom breaking in. Continues this work beyond FLM by developing relationships the whole church and instigating intergenerational relationships that lead to deeper faith formation for all.

As a part of the FLM team, works with others functioning as a bridge-builder between other ministry areas. Seeks to collaborate and work with others to accomplish goals. Demonstrates strong management skills: develops and maintains necessary structures, demonstrates a high level of organization and stewards resources wisely.

Please visit our website at for more information.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and application to Rev. Colin Robeson at

Rev. Colin Robeson

April 09, 2015
Church, Ministry
Youth Director
Millbrook UMC
Full time
Raleigh, North Carolina USA

Millbrook United Methodist Church, a vibrant Christ-centered and mission-oriented congregation in Raleigh, NC is seeking a passionate and energetic Full-Time Youth Director to join our authentic family of faith.  The youth director will minister to the youth of MUMC (6th to 12th grade), leading and inspiring them to grow toward a deeper maturity in their Christian faith.
The youth director will be responsible for planning, implementing, and managing all youth-related programs and activities. MUMC’s youth ministry includes Sunday School, UMYF (Sunday evenings), 1712 East (Wednesday evening classes), and trips for both mission work and spiritual formation. The youth director will also assist the pastors in the Confirmation process.
A qualified candidate will have:
•    A strong personal faith and ability to effectively share it with others.
•    Passion about changing the lives of youth through the love of God.
•    Minimum 1 year relevant experience working with youth in a leadership capacity.
•    Strong organizational and communication skills; ability to lead large and small groups.
•    Musical skills or a familiarity with incorporating music in youth ministry.
•    AS or BS degree in related field or equivalent relevant experience.
To apply, please send your resume to  Upon request, we will send you a full job description.  Thank you for your consideration.


April 09, 2015
Church, Ministry, Counseling, Education, Ministry, Non-Church, Missions, Social Work, Other
Associate Pastor for Family Ministry & Education
First Baptist Church
Full time
Martinsville, Virginia USA

First Baptist Church, Martinsville, VA is seeking a full-time, seminary trained Associate Pastor for Family Ministry & Education.  FBC is a moderate, mission-minded congregation affiliated with the BGAV and the CBF, and is open to pastoral leadership by men and women equally.  Salary and benefits $40,000+, based on education and experience.  If interested, send resume to First Baptist Church, Search Committee, 23 Starling Avenue, Martinsville, VA 24112.

Jerry Perdue

April 09, 2015
Church, Ministry
Pastor of Family Students and Kids
Markey Church
Full time
Roscommon, Michigan USA

Markey Church is looking to partner with a high capacity individual that can lead all of our efforts in ministry with families, students and kids.  This person will cast vision, train and lead volunteers and implement a holistic discipleship and outreach initiative under the Mission, Vision and Strategy of Markey Church.  The Pastor of FSK will work directly with the Lead Pastor, but will be highly self-motivated and expected to run with all areas of ministry development under their supervision.

The Pastor of Family, Students & Kids (FSK) will provide strategic vision, leadership and oversight to Markey Church in all of our efforts to minister to families, students and kids in Roscommon County.  Working with the Director of Kids Ministry, key volunteer leaders and the Lead Pastor, the Pastor of FSK will create and implement a holistic and comprehensive plan for discipleship and outreach among the families, students and kids that are part of Markey Church.

More information available on the Markey Church website,

Monica Lytle

April 09, 2015
Church, Ministry
Lead pastor
Heritage Baptist Church
Full time
Annapolis, Maryland USA

March 2015

Heritage Baptist Church in Annapolis, MD, is seeking a lead pastor. We are a diverse Christian faith community of average size that has participated in both the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention. HBC has been in service to the Lord for over 100 years. We have recently undergone a strategic realignment study and are poised for additional growth.

Our ideal candidate will be a person of character with a shepherd’s heart, strong leadership and organizational abilities capable of leading us in the development of a multi-generational, multi-cultural ministry. We are seeking someone with skills in expository preaching and in implementing outreach and mission programs.

Candidates should have previous ministerial experience and a seminary degree.

We encourage interested candidates to contact us via email ( or US mail (1740 Forest Drive, Annapolis, MD 21401, Attn: Pastor Search Committee, Lea Hurt).

Thank you.

Lea Hurt (Chair Pastor Search committee

March 31, 2015
Church, Ministry
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.


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

Joel Guerra

March 31, 2015
Church, Ministry
Associate Minister
United Church of Marco Island
Full time
Marco Island, Florida United States

United Church of Marco Island is looking for an Associate Minister to serve in the areas of pastoral care, worship, and outreach. We are a congregational church affiliated with both the UCC and NACC. Candidates from all denominational traditions are encouraged to apply. Please send your resume to

Mark Williams

March 31, 2015
Church, Ministry
Summer Internship
First Baptist Church in Sylva
Full time
Sylva, NC USA

Spend a summer, semester or year serving at a church in the mountains of Western North Carolina near Asheville! Intended for college students, recent graduates and seminary students, the pastoral internships at First Baptist Church in Sylva provide exposure and experience in a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to: children’s ministry, youth ministry, music ministry, social justice ministry, pastoral and preaching ministries. Compensation includes a stipend and housing (on-site as available). Interns can expect pastoral coaching, materials for vocational discernment and the support of an encouraging congregation. First Baptist Church is a vibrant faith community with a dynamic mission. The church is located on Main Street in a mountain town near the Blue Ridge Parkway, Western Carolina University and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Cover letters and resumes can be sent to

Jeff Mathis
(828) 586-2095

March 31, 2015
Church, Administration, Church, Ministry, Counseling
Pastoral Minister, New Garden Friends Meeting
New Garden Friends Meeting
Full time
Greensboro, North Carolina USA

New Garden Friends Meeting, est. 1754, has a rich history, an inclusive community, and a focus on social justice.  We are seeking a Quaker pastoral minister who will lead us into a future of shared ministry, based on Quaker testimonies.  Send a letter of interest and a resume to Bill Eagles/New Garden Friends Meeting/801 New Garden Rd. Greensboro, NC 27410.  Electronic submissions:  Donna Allred at  Additional info @

Donna Allred

March 31, 2015
Church, Ministry
Full Time Pastor
Christ Community Church
Full time
Penhook, VA USA


Christ Community Church is located in Penhook, Va. approximately 40 miles southeast of Roanoke in

historic Franklin County. We are an all-denominational church founded 20 years ago to bring people

together for worship and Christian ministry to our area. Members and Friends of the church come from

different areas, all walks of life, and all faiths. We're "The Little Church on the Hill with the Big Heart" All are

welcome to come and share the love of Christ and the fellowship of our church.

We are currently seeking an energetic full time pastor who feels led to help grow our church, minister to the

changing needs of our congregation and community, and lead us into God's perfect future for our church.

We offer a competitive package of salary and benefits commensurate with experience. Proximity to

Penhook a consideration in evaluating applicants.

Geographically, Penhook is a travel destination for families from all over the world. One of it's larger

neighborhoods is home to residents from 17 states and five countries. People are primarily drawn to the

area due to proximity of nearby beautiful Smith Mountain Lake (a 22,000 acre fresh water lake surrounded

by mountains) "People don't get relocated to Penhook. They come here for the beauty and recreation of the

lake, local charm, and majestic Blue Ridge Mountains" The casual pace, and easy lifestyle makes it a great

place to call home.

A copy of our Church Order, Pastor Responsibilities, and further details to be provided upon request.

Please direct replies to:
                                   Christ Community Church
                                   PO Box 100
                                   14900 Old Franklin Turnpike
                                   Penhook, VA 24137

Phil Sterner        or          Sam Lionberger   
Search Committee Internet Interface        Governing Council Chair

Phil Sterner