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CBFNC is Hiring!

CBFNC seeks a Programs Support Manager to work closely with staff and volunteer leaders to provide support for the Annual Gathering and the Helping Churches Thrive program, as well as other programs and events. The position requires 32 hours per week and will be based in the Winston-Salem office. A bachelor’s degree is preferred. The full job description can be found here.

Please send a resume and cover letter to personnel@cbfnc.org by June 14, 2024.


Full-time Church Staff Listings

Minister to Families and Youth

Walnut Grove Baptist Church in Mechanicsville, VA seeks a full-time minister to families and youth to assist the pastor with supporting and innovating youth and children’s ministries. A heart for youth and their families, creative thinking, experience with these age groups, and equipping volunteers for team leadership are essential to fulfilling this position.  Walnut Grove is just outside of Richmond and has both historical roots and a desire for growth, with over 100 active members, and is committed to reaching our community through a variety of children and youth activities. They are associated with BGAV, CBFVA, the Dover Baptist Association, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, and the Southern Baptist Convention. They affirm the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message and support women in all roles of ministry.  Call 804-746-5081 or email resumes to the church at office@wgva.church. Resumes will be considered as they are received and the position can be filled immediately.

listing closes 6/18/24

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Kernersville, NC, guided by the Holy Spirit, seeks a full-time senior pastor to lead and minister our church into the next chapter of fulfilling God’s will. We are a loving congregation facing challenges such as a declining membership with a limited number of young families. The desired candidate must have a boldness and passion to guide revitalization of our ministries and missions. Our church has a long history of men and women serving in leadership roles inclusive of deacons and associate pastors. We seek a senior pastor who is an effective Bible teacher and preacher of well-prepared sermons with a minimum of 5 years of experience. The desired candidate will have a 4-year degree and completion of an accredited seminary/bible college. Submit cover letter and resume to secretary@fbckernersville.org or FBCK Pastor Search Committee c/o John Blake, 401 Oakhurst St., Kernersville, NC 27284.

listing closes 6/25/24

Pastoral Resident

University Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, MS, is seeking a pastoral resident to join our pastoral team. Our program is 24 months, which includes shared pastoral duties of preaching, teaching, and pastoral care. The resident for 2024–2026 will also have a focus in our children’s ministry. UBC is a family-sized church located in Hattiesburg, MS. We are affiliated with both the Alliance of Baptists and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Ministers of all denominations may apply (M. Div. or M.T.S. required), but there is a preference for individuals with a Baptist/congregational background. If interested, visit us at www.ubchm.org, and email your resume and cover letter to ubcsearch@ubchm.org. Your cover letter needs to address the following questions: (1) Why are you interested in our pastoral residency program? (2) What areas of growth do you see in yourself? and (3) Where have you found joy in ministry?

listing closes 7/3/24

Senior Pastor

Bon Air Baptist Church in Richmond, VA is looking for an energetic leader to partner with the Church Council to implement and guard the integrity of the mission, vision, and culture of our church, to lead the church in worship through dynamic preaching, and to collaborate with staff and lay leaders to equip church members to proclaim the gospel, care for one another, and minister to others in the community. To learn more, click here.  To submit a resume or to inquire, send an email to: babcsearchpst@gmail.com.

listing closes 7/4/24

Minister of Music and Organist

Oxford Baptist Church in Oxford, NC is seeking a minister of music and organist. This minister is tasked with promoting a music ministry that inspires congregational worship and fellowship, engages all age levels in a variety of musical experiences/education, and is characterized by a faithful balance of striving for excellence while modeling Christ-like inclusivity.  Responsibilities include: Plan, organize, and lead the ministry of music; Plan, coordinate and evaluate a comprehensive music program inclusive of all age groups throughout the church; Work in consultation with the Senior Pastor to plan Sunday worship and other seasonal services (Maundy Thursday, Ash Wednesday, Children-led worship, etc.) to ensure a cohesive worship experience; and Lead and inspire congregational singing in Sunday and seasonal worship services from the organ console or piano, including interludes, modulations, etc…  (For a comprehensive list of duties, please contact Rev. Dr. Brett Pardue, senior pastor, at bpardue@oxfordbc.org.)

listing closes 7/8/24

Senior Pastor

Vineville Baptist Church of Macon, GA is seeking a senior pastor who can lead this dually aligned (CBF and SBC) faith family while relying upon the relevance and truth of the Bible as the inspired Word of God. Vineville is a church that actively supports the equal roles of men and women in leadership, including the role of ministers and deacons. In our setting, the senior pastor provides leadership, while working closely with lay leaders, for guiding the church in the fulfillment of its mission through biblical teaching, congregational care, spiritual development, and missions. It is important that the senior pastor remains comfortably accessible, approachable, and well-informed about our faith family.  For additional information, click here.

listing closes 7/8/24

Senior Pastor

Emerywood Baptist Church of High Point, NC, seeks a full-time senior pastor. He or she should be a seminary graduate, preferably with at least five years of ministerial staff experience. We are a suburban, multigenerational, moderate progressive CBF-affiliated church with doors open to all people. We welcome a candidate with a rich personal theology, deep Biblical knowledge informed by modern scholarship, energizing preaching and challenging teaching. He or she will foster trust in the congregation, challenging us to lean into the vulnerability of living a life of faith, and supporting our mission efforts. Our congregation has voiced the need for spiritual formation and collaborative leadership, an opportunity for candidates with these strengths. We will nurture our new senior pastor’s ministry through prayer, friendship, and financial support. Send resume and cover letter to emerywoodbaptistpastorsearch@gmail.com. More info at https://emerywoodbaptistchurch.com/pastor-search/.

listing closes 7/11/24

Associate Pastor for Children, Youth, and Young Adults

Ox Hill Baptist Church in Chantilly, VA, a socioeconomically and culturally diverse suburb of Washington, DC, is seeking an associate pastor for children, youth, and young adults. This minister will be responsible for coordinating and planning faith formation events for children, youth, and their families and creating opportunities to engage young adults in Christian discipleship. Our ideal candidate will be spiritually mature, relational, energetic, collaborative, and innovative. Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; possession of or progress towards a master’s degree in theological or ministerial studies is highly desirable. We anticipate this to be a full-time position; however, we are willing to entertain a part-time arrangement if need be. Ox Hill Baptist Church associates with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the BGAV. Interested applicants should email a resume to associatepastorsearch@oxhillbaptist.org.

listing closes 7/15/24

Associate Pastor for Missions & Senior Adults

Trinity Baptist Church (in Raleigh) is seeking an associate pastor for missions & senior adults.  We welcome candidates who have a passion for people in the local, national, and global communities and leading active senior adults in the church to live out the church’s mission of joining hands with God. We are seeking a leader (male or female) who can inspire and equip God’s people to be actively involved in the mission of God’s Kingdom by serving, going, and giving. This person will collaborate with other ministers to build intergenerational relationships throughout the church and support the senior adult committee in leading the ongoing ministry with senior adults. In addition, this minister will assist the senior pastor in all aspects of pastoral ministry and serve as the supervising minister in the absence of the senior pastor. Please forward resumes and interest to assocpastorsearch@tbcraleigh.com by June 1, 2024. For more information, click here.

listing closes 7/18/24

Senior Pastor

Trinity Baptist Church in Newton, NC is seeking the full-time pastor that God has been preparing to lead our church into the future. We are a multi-generational congregation looking for someone who is interested in ministering to all age groups. Trinity is a welcoming church that loves to worship God through beautiful music, Christ-centered messages, and corporate prayer. Our congregation is deeply engaged in Bible study, fellowship and community outreach. We have an average attendance of approximately 85 for Sunday morning worship. Located in western North Carolina the heart of Catawba County. Our ideal candidate will have a theologically sound education from an accredited seminary or divinity school. We desire a dynamic and energetic pastor who possesses strong preaching skills, a heart for pastoral ministry, and a servant leadership style. Please send resume to: trinitybaptistresumes@gmail.com.  To learn more, visit www.trinitybaptistnewtonnc.org/pastor-profile.

listing closes 7/23/24

Senior Pastor

Drexel First Baptist Church in Drexel, NC, is seeking a senior pastor to lead and minister to our congregation in order that we may fulfill God’s will in our church and surrounding community. We seek a senior pastor who is an effective Bible teacher and preacher, who can promote and implement a renewed vision for our church, and who is passionate about building our children and youth programs.  For many years, our church has recognized and promoted women in leadership roles, including as deacons.  We desire a pastor who will care for, advise, pray with, and counsel our membership in times of both hardship and joy.  Experience and/or formal training is preferred. Submit cover letter and resume to our administrative secretary at drexelfbc@gmail.com or send to: Drexel First Baptist Church Pastor Search Committee, PO Box 308, Drexel, NC 28619.

listing closes 7/23/24

Associate Minister of Music

Oakland Baptist Church in Rock Hill, South Carolina is a theologically-moderate church seeking an associate minister of music. The associate minister of music will be a devoted follower of Christ, hold a music degree, and have a background that includes theological training, experience as a church musician leading choirs and handbells, and the ability to participate in and/or provide guidance for blending traditional and non-traditional services. The minister of music will also be responsible for overseeing other musical activities of the church. Visit oaklandchurch.com/music-search for more specific information regarding requirements for and a description of duties for this position. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and résumé, including references, to the Minister of Music Search Committee at associateminister@oaklandchurch.com. Candidates may also submit digital files or links to posted streaming videos that  demonstrate the candidate’s ability as a conductor. All applications are due by July 31, 2024.

listing closes 7/31/24

Associate Minister for Music

The associate minister for music at University Baptist Church (UBC) will be responsible for leading the music ministries of UBC. This will be a full-time position and requires an engaged/enthusiastic “people person” with an innovative/creative spirit. UBC has long had a reputation for a strong music ministry with an emphasis on choral music. In addition to the sanctuary choir, the church has had a choir for college students for over 50 years. The new minister will build on this established foundation and expand the music ministry. The congregation and staff are committed to making music a signature program of the church. Based on the gifts of the candidate, this person will also be responsible for another area of ministry. UBC is open to discussing this secondary responsibility, which could include children, youth, or college students, for example. To apply or nominate someone, email a cover letter and resume to search@universitybaptist.org.

listing closes 8/7/24

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Butner, North Carolina, is searching for the pastor whom God has chosen to lead this body of Christ. FBCB is a family-oriented, Christ-centered church located in the town of Butner.  In 2023, we celebrated 75 years of being a lighthouse to our community, with a loving, compassionate congregation of 200+ and we’re just getting started! Our campus houses a lovely sanctuary, classrooms for all ages (infant through senior adults), and a beautiful family life center which includes a gymnasium. First Baptist Church of Butner affirms the ordination of men and women to serve as deacons and subscribes to the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message. The person we believe God is calling to His pulpit is mature in their faith walk and scripturally grounded as demonstrated by the years they have served as a pastor. The complete pastor position description can be found at: www.fbcofbutner.org/pastorsearch.  If you feel led by God, submit resume to: searchcommittee@fbcofbutner.org.

listing closes 8/8/24

Senior Pastor

Temple Baptist Church in Wilmington, NC is seeking a full-time senior pastor. As a minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the senior pastor will shepherd the congregation under the Lord’s direction through a faithful ministry of the Word, by caring for the spiritual needs of the church and its members, and by overseeing the church’s worship, its mission of making disciples, and its ministry to its members and the surrounding community (Acts 20:28; Ephesians 4:11‐16; 1 Timothy 3:1‐7; 1 Peter 5:1‐4).  Please contact Adam Oaks at ajoaks@gmail.com for more information.

listing closes 8/8/24

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Erwin in Tennessee seeks a full-time senior pastor to lead our church into the future. FBC Erwin is a welcoming congregation with a commitment to serving our community through local missions and outreach and the fulfillment of Christian education from birth to adulthood. Our congregation affirms the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message. We desire a pastor who has a calling from God for pastoral ministry, seeing this ministry as a spiritual investment in our beautiful family of faith. The pastor should be an avid student of God’s word and present it in a way that challenges all ages and levels of spiritual maturity in our congregation. Preference given to candidates that hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree and possess 5 to 10 years of experience. Resumes and cover letters may be emailed to erwinfirstsearch@gmail.com and will be accepted through 6/8/24. More information can be found at www.erwinfirst.org/pastorsearch.

listing closes 8/8/24

Minister of Youth/Young Adults & Mission

FBC Henderson, a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship church, is seeking a full-time minister of youth/young adults & mission. This minister will be responsible for oversight and growth of the congregation’s mission efforts and have primary responsibility for ministry with high school and college students, and their families.  We seek someone who will lead us to engage our community more directly and relationally. Our ideal candidate will be devoted to Christ and the local church, highly relational, self-motivated, collaborative, and enthusiastic. Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university or experience in a related field. Theological education from an acceptable seminary or divinity school is preferred. Compensation is commensurate with education and experience. Please submit resumes and cover letters to searchtwo@fbchenderson.net. Full description available at www.fbchenderson.net.

listing closes 8/9/24

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church of Columbia, Missouri currently seeks our next senior pastor to partner in ministry with us. We seek God’s wisdom in this process, leaning into the language of our church covenant that our future senior pastor will join our ministry because we have responded to Christ’s call to follow him as disciples and because we find this calling too difficult and too important to fulfill alone. First Baptist Church is a 200-year-old progressive community of faith dually aligned with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and American Baptist Churches USA. We are located in downtown Columbia, a quintessential Midwest college town of around 130,000 between St. Louis and Kansas City. We invite those who feel called to be our senior pastor to review our congregational profile and learn more about us and our search at our website: https://fbc-columbia.org/pastor-search. Please contact the committee at pastorsearch@fbc-columbia.org. We anticipate beginning conversations mid-summer.

listing closes on 9/5/24

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church, Lincolnton is seeking a dynamic and passionate individual to serve as our full-time senior pastor. The ideal candidate will be devoted to leading our congregation through engaging teaching, impactful preaching, compassionate pastoral care, effective leadership, and active community engagement. They should possess strong theological grounding, exceptional communication skills, and a heart for both traditional and contemporary forms of ministry. This role requires a commitment to nurturing spiritual growth, fostering community relationships, and advancing our mission of sharing the love of Christ.  Minimum Qualifications: master’s degree with theological training from an accredited seminary and five to 15 years of experience.  We encourage you to submit your information search.committee@fbclincolnton.org. Please include a cover letter, resume, and references.

listing closes on 9/10/24

Pastor to Youth and Families

Wake Forest Baptist Church in Wake Forest, NC seeks a full-time pastor to youth and families to lead its ministry to 6-12 graders and their families.  The youth program at Wake Forest Baptist Church is a thriving, active ministry with 20-50 students participating in Bible study, worship and missions opportunities.  Please see our youth ministry profile here for more information about our church and youth ministry.  To apply, send a cover letter and resume to youthpastorsearch@wakeforestbaptistchurch.org.

listing closes on 9/12/24

Senior Pastor

Westwood Baptist Church in Cary, NC is seeking a Senior Pastor to shepherd our congregation into the next chapter of ministry and service. We desire candidates with a gift to preach, teach, and equip us for evangelism, discipleship, and service. WBC is a multigenerational, mission-minded, congregationally-led, moderate Baptist church. We are affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, CBFNC, and the RBA. Weekly worship services are a blend of traditional and contemporary styles that embrace the talents of all ages. We encourage and support men and women serving in leadership roles across all aspects of ministry. Ideal candidates will share our compassion for missions and caring for our community. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume, with qualifications and references, to pastorsearchcommittee@westwoodbc.org by June 15, 2024.  You can access the senior pastor profile here.  Access the congregational profile here.

listing closes 9/18/24

Part-time Church Staff Listings

Children’s Ministry Director

Independence Hill Baptist Church in Huntersville is seeking a part-time children’s ministry director for infant through 5th grade children. This position is responsible for the tactical planning, oversight, coordination and implementation of children’s programs and processes as related to Sunday mornings, Wednesday evenings, Vacation Bible School, summer activities and/or camps. The Director also serves and works with the Children’s Ministry Team to ignite a passion to follow Jesus in the lives of our children. Position requires strong Christian values with exhibited commitment to a relationship with Christ and a passion for the spiritual development of our children, as well as a degree in Christian education and/or 3-5 years experience in children’s ministry. (This job could potentially be combined with our student ministry director position to create a full-time role.) Please send resume with cover letter to Personnelteam@independencehill.org.

listing closes 6/19/2024

Student Ministry Director

Independence Hill Baptist Church in Huntersville is seeking a part-time student ministry director for middle & high school youth. This position is responsible for the planning, oversight, coordination & implementation of all youth programs and events and the processes as related to Sunday school, evening Bible studies, holiday and summer activities and/or camps, music and missions. This role serves as the leader of youth, the Student Ministry team of volunteers and ignites a passion to follow and live for Jesus. Position requires strong Christian values with exhibited commitment to a relationship with Christ and a passion for the spiritual development of youth and young adults, as well as a degree in a Christian discipline and/or a minimum of 3 years experience in a church-based student ministry. (This job could potentially be combined with our children’s ministry director position to create a full-time role.) Please send resume with cover letter to Personnelteam@independencehill.org.

listing closes 6/19/2024

Worship and Music Ministry Director

Independence Hill Baptist Church in Huntersville is seeking a part-time worship and music ministry director. This position is responsible for the overall coordination of worship activities during the assigned worship service (8:30am Sunday traditional worship service or 11:00am Sunday contemporary worship service). These activities include congregational singing and oversight of choir and accompanists, praise teams and bands and a well-planned and effectively executed service ensuring a meaningful worship experience for the congregation. This position coordinates special activities including dramatic elements and works closely with the senior pastor to align dramatic and musical elements to the sermons. Position requires strong Christian values with exhibited commitment to a relationship with Christ, a degree in music or Christian education and/or 3-5 years equivalent experience in a music ministry position. Please send resume with cover letter to Personnelteam@independencehill.org.

listing closes 6/19/2024

Music Minister

Ridge Road Baptist Church in Raleigh, NC is seeking a part-time music minister. We are a growing congregation that emphasizes intergenerational church, innovative and participatory worship, and community involvement. With a history of traditional worship, we are evolving to incorporate traditional, contemporary, and even secular music into our worship. Job responsibilities include directing the choir; assisting the pastor with worship planning, especially the music; assisting with music for weddings, funerals, and other special services; maintaining our music library and overseeing the care of musical equipment; and assisting with the overall ministry and mission of the church. Theological education or church experience is preferred. Proficiency playing a musical instrument and singing solos is also preferred. For more information about our church, please visit us at www.rrbch.com and www.ridgeraleigh.com. If interested, please send resume to Trey Davis (tdavis@rrbch.com).

listing closes 6/25/2024

Worship Pastor

Gayton Baptist Church, located in Henrico, Virginia, is seeking a worship pastor. This person will be responsible for the total worship ministry of the church, including two Sunday morning worship services and all special events and programming. Interested candidates should have proficiency in leading both traditional and contemporary worship, an associated degree or commensurate experience, and competency in coordinating multiple people in worship leadership. This position requires a worship pastor to be visible and lead in the planning, organization, implementation, and evaluation of a comprehensive worship ministry (music, tech, and media) program for weekly worship. Please submit resume to: wpsearch@gayton.church. Deadline to apply is July 1, 2024.
listing closes 7/1/2024

Senior Pastor

New Covenant Baptist Church of DeLand, Florida, seeks a bi-vocational or part-time pastor. Founded in 2013, we are associated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and seek to be an open and inclusive community. Worship services are traditional and liturgical. Although our attendance at worship averages less than 50, we are actively involved in outreach programs for our community.  The candidate for this position should hold an advanced degree from an accredited seminary (M.Div. preferred). The position will involve 20 to 30 hours per week.  Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to m13reddish@gmail.com. For more information about New Covenant Baptist Church, go to www.newcovenantbaptist.net.

listing closes 7/19/2024

Youth Director

Cornerstone Baptist Church is looking for an enthusiastic youth director as a permanent part-time staff member whose primary responsibility would be ministering to the youth and their families. The youth director is responsible for coordinating and overseeing the youth ministry program focused on building young disciples for Christ. Areas of focus include group building, worship, discipleship, mission, helping lead youth to Christ, and to help those who are Christians to mature in Christ and discover the personal gifts and abilities with which God has blessed them. The one word that describes and entails the concept of youth ministry is “discipleship.”  Please send resume or questions to michaelrakes@cornerstonenc.org.

listing closes 7/23/2024

Children’s Ministry Assistant

First Baptist Church of Huntersville seeks a part-time children’s ministry assistant (12-15 hrs/week) to assist the associate pastor in ministering to children and their families (birth through fifth grade).  A complete job description can be found at www.fbc-h.org/ministryassistant. Interested candidates should submit their resume via email to personnel@fbc-h.org. Applicant review will begin immediately.

listing closes 8/29/2024

Other (non-church)

Congregational Stewardship Officer

The congregational stewardship officer will provide consultation, resources, and support to CBF partner churches in all areas that pertain to and contribute to their financial well-being.  Please submit your resume and response to the questions attached to Human Resources at HumanResources@cbf.net. Please keep the written responses to a maximum of three pages. Applications will be reviewed as received.  Click here to view the full job description.

listing closes 7/15/24

Church Development Officer

The church development officer will launch and maintain a successful annual giving program for CBF partner churches (Called Into Fellowship) and oversee other giving campaigns for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.  Please submit your resume and cover letter to Human Resources at HumanResources@cbf.net. Applications will be reviewed as received.  Click here to view the full job description.

listing closes 7/15/24

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