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SENIOR PASTOR. Grace Baptist Church, Richmond, Va., (established 1833) is seeking a senior pastor to lead the 273-member congregation affiliated with the American Baptist Churches, Alliance of Baptists and the Richmond Baptist Association. The ideal candidate will be experienced in church positions and will provide a balanced ministry of preaching, teaching, pastoral care and organizational leadership that will enable the church to grow and fulfill its potential spiritual vitality and ministry. College and seminary degrees required. The candidate must be willing to reside in the greater Richmond metropolitan area.  Submit resumes by November 30, 2014 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to Pastor Search Committee, P.O. Box 7404, Richmond, VA  23221.  For additional information, visit http:///GBCPastor.net. (Posted 09.24.14)

PASTOR. Suppose God called and you didn’t get the message. If you’re the one whom God would call to pastor a special church, wouldn’t it be terrible to not get the word? That could happen with the “networking” system, which might pass you by. We can’t take that risk. You might be the one for us. So, we’re sending you a message. Third Baptist Church in St. Louis is a historic church in a dynamic, urban arts and education district, probing new pathways of service in a changing world. Our members are young and old, black and white, rich and poor, from the city and the suburbs, with backgrounds in ABC, SBC, CBF and others. Third is a unique congregation. Learn more, in confidence. Contact our search committee chair, Evelyn Kurtz, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 314-434-1201. Our information packet might contain a message intended just for you. (Posted 09.15.14)

SENIOR PASTOR.  First Baptist Church, New Bern, North Carolina, is seeking a Senior Pastor. We are a 200-plus-year-old church located in Eastern North Carolina with over 700 members of diverse ages and backgrounds. We are a moderate, traditional Baptist fellowship currently aligned at the state and national level with the CBF. Our next minister should have strong preaching skills and provide great pastoral care. Our preferred qualifications include a degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school and a minimum of 8 years pastoral experience. For more information about our church, including our church profile, please see our website, www.fbchurch.com. Anyone interested in being considered should submit a resume or other contact information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or by mail to Pastor Search Committee, 4813 Briarhill Rd., New Bern, NC 28562. Responses should be received by October 15, 2014. (Posted 09.03.14)

 

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LeaderConnect 132x150ASSOCIATE PASTOR/MINISTER OF FAMILIES. The Memorial Baptist Church of Greenville, NC, a Baptist congregation ministering to the community for 187 years, invites applications for a full-time Associate Pastor/ Minister of Families. TMBC is CBF affiliated and is located approximately 2 miles from East Carolina University. Primary responsibilities include ministering to youth, children, and their families as well as other ministry opportunities that may arise. Minimum education requirements: bachelor’s degree/master’s preferred or working toward. Please send resumes to Holly Sloan 1510 Greenville Blvd, SE, Greenville, NC 27858 or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Review of resumes will begin immediately.

ASSOCIATE PASTOR. First Baptist, Topeka, Kansas, an American Baptist church, seeks an Associate Pastor of Children, Youth and Small Groups.  We are a revitalized congregation with diverse worship styles and a resurgence in young families. This full-time position would be the church's third professional minister.  For more information, visit our website at http://www.firstbaptisttopeka.org, or find us on Facebook. Submit resumes to Dr. Cheryl Henson by November 15, 2014. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (Posted 09.11.14)

ASSOCIATE PASTOR/MINISTER OF MUSIC. Moffett Memorial Baptist Church in Danville, Virginia, is seeking an Associate Pastor/Minister of Music.  Our associate pastor will be a full-time, professional member of our ministry staff.  He/she will lead our music ministry in various ways.  The associate pastor will also be responsible for our missions program, assisting with pastoral care and other ministries in the life of our church. The associate pastor will help us to continue to grow and thrive in our ministries in Danville while bringing passion and a spirit for ministry.  Moffett Baptist is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and Baptist General Association of Virginia.  More information on this position and our church can be found at www.moffettbaptist.com. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by October 31, 2014.  (Posted 09.10.14)

WORSHIP/PASTOR. A large church in the Knoxville, Tenn., area is taking resumes for a Worship Leader/Pastor.  The candidate must be theologically conservative, familiar with contemporary Christian music and able to lead a band and praise team with a choir.  Send resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . (Posted 08.28.14)

 

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DEAN OF GEORGE W. TRUETT THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY.  Baylor University seeks a visionary leader to guide its distinguished Truett Theological Seminary. George W. Truett Theological Seminary is a traditional, evangelical seminary committed to Baylor’s historic Baptist principles and its mission "to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community." It offers the Master of Divinity, the Doctor of Ministry, the Master of Arts in Christian Ministry, the Master of Theological Studies, and related dual degrees partnering with Baylor’s School of Social Work, Music School, and Business School. As chief executive of the Seminary, the Dean reports directly to the Provost and is responsible for the Seminary’s academic and professional mission. The Dean leads its faculty, staff, and students, and with broadly delegated authority from the Provost, advances its mission and expands the resources of the School. The Dean will articulate a shared vision that defines the standard of excellence, the directions of growth, and the new and multi-disciplinary connections that are possible across the University. Truett’s students are prepared for ministry through an education committed to theological and biblical reflection, spiritual formation, lifelong learning, ministry service, and cross-cultural sensitivity offered through seminar-style teaching. Truett Seminary provides educational opportunities for students to gain competency for ministry in Christian Scriptures and theology, evangelism and global missions, leadership and administration, nurture and cure of souls, and proclamation and worship. Baylor’s next Dean of Truett Seminary will be a forward-looking leader who will build upon Baylor’s reputation for excellence, articulate a clear vision for the education of ministers in the twenty-first century, engage effectively with both internal and external constituencies, build resources through fundraising, and empower faculty and staff. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Please submit (1) a letter describing qualifications for the position, personal faith, teaching philosophy, research agenda, and evidence of commitment to the ministry and the ongoing life of the Church; (2) a curriculum vitae and (3) names of three references. Finalists will be required to submit letters of reference and academic transcripts. Please submit all materials electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world's largest Baptist University. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting individuals with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/). To learn more about the position, George W. Truett Theological Seminary, and Baylor University, please visit the appropriate URL: www.baylor.edu/provost/truettdeansearch; www.baylor.edu/truett; or www.baylor.edu. (Posted 09.25.14)

ABEC REPRESENTATIVE. The American Baptist Extension Corporation is seeking an ABEC Representative. This is a full-time position, and the ABEC Representative is responsible for promoting ABEC’s loan, investment and building planning services. The ABEC Representative serves as an advisor on aspects of building planning and financing. For more detailed information on the position and to apply visit https://abhms.recruiterbox.com.(Posted 09.03.14)

 

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