Pastor Positions


Kenansville Baptist Church
Kenansville, NC

Kenansville Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a full-time Senior Pastor to lead our congregation. We are a mission minded, moderately conservative church, support the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message and have ordained women deacons. We are affiliated with the Eastern Baptist Association, BSCNC, and SBC. Our church has 184 resident members and attendance at our morning worship service averages 90.  We are located in southeastern North Carolina in the small historic town of Kenansville, the Duplin County Seat.  A degree with experience is preferred.

If you feel you are called to be considered for this position, please send your resume with a cover letter as a PDF file to Gene Outlaw, Pastor Search Team Chair, at  .

Resumes will be accepted until January 17, 2020.

Posted 11/26/2019


Trinity Baptist Church
Newton, NC

Trinity Baptist Church in Newton, NC is seeking the full-time pastor that God has been preparing to lead our church. We are looking for someone who is interested in ministering to all age groups, as we are a multi-generational congregation. Trinity is a welcoming church that loves to worship God through beautiful music, Christ-centered messages, Bible study, fellowship and community outreach. We have an average attendance of approximately 120 for Sunday morning worship. Located in western NC, in the heart of Catawba County, we are a diverse, safe, family-oriented community that offers good schools, many cultural activities, sports and business opportunities. Our ideal candidate will have a theologically sound education from an accredited seminary or divinity school. Salary commensurate with experience.

Please send resume to our search committee email address:

Posted 11/26/2019


First Baptist Church of St. Pauls, NC

First Baptist Church of St. Pauls, NC is seeking a full time pastor.  Accredited seminary degree required and minimum of two (2) years pastorate preferred.  Send resume to:

Pastor Search Committee
302 South Second Street
St. Pauls, NC 28384
or email to:

Contact person: Gayle Sparkman, Secretary Pastor Search Committee- 910-876-1116

Posted 11/22/2019


Calvary Baptist Church
Reidsville, NC

Calvary Baptist Church, Reidsville, NC is accepting resumes for a Full-time Pastor. Applicants should have a seminary degree and at least 5 years pastoral experience.

Mail resume to:

Calvary Baptist Church, Pastor Search Committee

7860 NC 87

Reidsville, NC 27320


Or email to                           

Posted 11/22/19

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church
Jasper, GA

First Baptist Church of Jasper, Ga., located in Georgia First Mountain City, is seeking a full-time senior pastor. We are affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and have a deep historical connection with CBF of Georgia. Recently celebrating our 171st birthday, we are proud of our history in our community. Community involvement and strong pastoral/shepherding skills are required. We seek a person with strong pulpit skills who preaches biblical, spirit-led sermons. The new pastor will work with the congregation to establish a vision for the church and develop strategies for growing to our full potential. We conduct two services on Sunday morning, a contemporary and a traditional service. An M.Div. degree is a minimum educational requirement.

Please send résumé, cover letter and references to or to:

First Baptist Church
198 E. Church St.
Jasper, GA 30143
Résumés received by November 15 will receive priority.

Posted 11/8/2019


Greenpond Baptist Church
Chatham, VA
  • Full-time Pastor – Seminary degree
  • Ordination required for this position
  • Worship Service Style – Blended
  • Average Worship Attendance – Below 100
  • Rural setting
  • Parsonage available
  • Baptist General Association of Virginia affiliation

What we believe:

  • Christ offers the gift of salvation to all. We witness to everyone, knowing that anyone can potentially be saved if he or she will only confess to being a sinner, repent, and trust in Jesus.  Each person decides whether or not to trust in Christ for salvation.

Pastor Leadership style:

  • While serving as the spiritual leader of the church, the pastor expects the congregation as a whole to retain much responsibility for considering and voting on significant church matters in church-wide business meetings and through committees elected by the congregation.

Contact information can be received by mail to:

Greenpond Baptist Church
176 Anderson Mill Road
Chatham, VA   24531
Attention:  Judy Stickel
or by e-mail to
Posted 10/29/2019

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church
South Hill, VA

The Senior Pastor provides spiritual, pastoral, outreach, administrative, and servant leadership to the congregation of First Baptist Church in South Hill, Virginia. The Senior Pastor relates to and connects with multiple generations and a diverse congregation within a rural 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. Work with First Christian School by conducting chapel, counseling/meditation as needed and supervising headmistress/master. Will also supervise church staff. Lastly, the Senior Pastor extends God’s grace to others and leads by example as one who is relational, authentic, transparent, and humble. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23

Resumes can be sent to and profile information is on CLOSING DATE DEC 6th.

Posted 10/29/2019

Senior Pastor

Averett Baptist Church
Nelson, VA

Averett Baptist is a small, traditional church that consists of approximately 60% age 55 and above.  We are a busy church, participating in over 40 programs and highly missions oriented.  We are known in the community as a loving, praying church and we’re seeking a pastor that can grow our church and younger generations within the church family.

Responsibilities include: Sunday Service, Wednesday Prayer service & Bible Study, quarterly & called business conferences, visitations, baptisms, communion, weddings, etc.  (To see a full job description, visit our website at

Preferred Experience: Seminary Degree, 6-15 years ministry position, 1+ years Senior Pastor, ordained, counseling degree or classes, appropriate state license

Salaried position with benefits

Resumes can be emailed to or mailed to:

Averett Baptist Church

c/o Michelle Barnes

1220 Wilbourne Rd.

Clarksville, VA 23927


Closing date 10/25/2019

Posted 10/16/2019


First Baptist Church
Elon, NC
First Baptist Church of Elon is looking for a pastor that will support our vision: To be a church that is compassionate, serving and accepting. God is calling us to minister in ways that are honest, loving, respectful and faithful.
Our style of worship is blended with contemporary and traditional elements. We are located near Elon University’s campus. FBCE has a strong commitment to missions, especially on a local level. Our church ordains men and women as deacons, and both men and women hold leadership positions within the church. Our church is looking for a pastor that will relate well to all ages and is passionate about reaching young people and young families.
We average 65 in Sunday School attendance and 90 in worship. The congregation desires a relational pastor, but the person should also be gifted in preaching and teaching God’s word. The pastor should work with the leadership, staff and congregation to determine strategic direction and policies for FBCE.
A seminary / divinity degree is required, with a minimum of 3-5 years in a pastoral ministry. We are affiliated with Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. For additional information about our church, please visit our website:
Letters of interest can be emailed to or sent to
Pastor Search Committee
First Baptist Church of Elon
P.O. Box 778
Elon, NC 27244
Deadline for submission of applications is October 31, 2019.
Posted 9/25/2019


Ephesus Baptist Church
Sanford, NC

Ephesus Baptist Church is a small rural family and community oriented church located in Lee Co near the Moore Co line in North Carolina that was established in 1886. We are currently searching for a full-time Pastor that God is calling to serve our congregation. We are affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Sandhills Baptist Association. This congregation affirms the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message.

We are seeking a Pastor to provide spiritual leadership and growth for all age groups while working with part-time worship music leader and youth/children leaders. Salary and job description are negotiable with education and experience.

If you feel God leading you to consider this position please send your resume and we will send you a packet with more information about our church. Resumes will be accepted through November 15, 2019.

Sandra Jones, chairman of Pastor Search Committee

Ephesus Baptist Church

2724 White Hill Rd

Sanford, NC 27332

Posted 9/23/2019

Senior Pastor

Providence Baptist Church
Red House, VA

In a rural town of Red House, Virginia there sits a church, Providence Baptist Church in the corners of three counties, Appomattox, Campbell and Charlotte.  We are in search of a full time senior pastor; one with effective preaching, willing to visit sick and homebound and developing relationships with the lost and unchurched throughout the community. 

If you are interested in applying and think you could be a great fit for our church, please go to to see if you could be a match.

If you have any questions please contact Richard Nunnally at:

Posted 9/23/2019


St. Paul First Baptist Church
St. Paul, VA

St. Paul First Baptist Church is located in Southwest Virginia in the small town of St. Paul which is in the county of Wise and adjoins Russell County. The Church was established in 1922 as the St. Paul Baptist Church and later renamed the St. Paul First Baptist Church.  The Church itself was built in 1926 and an educational wing added in 1960. Numerous modifications and upgrades have been added over time.

  Our church is a very open and loving church with lots of potential. We have an average attendance of 36 people in Sunday School (with room for many more).  We usually have an attendance of less than 100 for our Worship service. We have a state of the art sound system and audio visual system to complement our Sunday service.  We record all services and have the capability to live stream services.  We are one of the few local churches with a standing choir and choir director.  Our preferred worship style is Traditional.

We are looking for a new minister that will help our church grow and be more active in the community.  We need someone to help us reach young adults, youth, and children.  We are looking for a pastor for preaching, teaching and outreach to the community.

Although, we are not a large church we are large in Faith and need someone to help/lead us on the journey.

Resumes can be sent to:
Posted 9/20/2019

Lead Pastor(Bi-Vocational)

The Summit Church
Sylva, NC

The Summit Church is searching for a pastor who is passionate for and can minister well within a very community-minded progressive mountain congregation.

Please see our Pastor and Church Profile @


If this pastor profile resonates with you and if The Summit is a church you would like to be in ministry with, we would love to have a conversation with you. Please contact our Pastor Search Team at:


The Summit Church

486 Fairview Rd

Sylva, NC 28779

Attn: Nicholas Jernigan

Resumes will be considered as they are received.

Posted 9/20/2019


Shady Oaks Baptist Church
Hurst, Texas
Shady Oaks Baptist Church in Hurst, TX is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as Senior Pastor. A qualified candidate will have a minimum of a Master of Divinity from an accredited Seminary or institution of higher learning.
Resumes and candidate information can be mailed to:
Shady Oaks Baptist Church
C/O Pastor Search Committee
1336 Cavender Drive
Hurst, TX 76053-4002
Resumes can be mailed to 
Posted 8/15/2019

Bi-Vocational Pastor

Middletown Baptist Church
Middletown, Rhode Island

We are a Southern Baptist Church located on Aquidneck Island in Middletown, Rhode Island. We are a small church with around 20 members and a Worship attendance of around 40. We share our church with New Life, a Brazilian Church.  We have a  great worship team, and sound team. We have 3 small Sunday School Classes: Adults, Youth, and Children. We have a Worship Hour Children’s group that meet right before the sermon begins. We have a youth group of around 15-20 students from a combination of MBC and New Life. We do have a fluctuating number of Military families each year as we are located very close to the Naval  Education and Training Station Newport, Rhode Island.

We are looking for a Bi-Vocational Pastor for 16-20 hours a week. A Graduate of a Bible College with a minimum of three years of prior Pastoral service. An effective communicator of well-prepared sermons. A gifted teacher who enables persons to learn and understand deep Spiritual Truths. One who emphasizes Evangelism and the importance of lifestyle witnessing. A skilled counselor available to assist persons with personal and spiritual problems.

Send Resumes to:     

Middletown Baptist Church (Pastor Search Committee)                                                
1818 West Main Road
Middletown Rhode, Island 02842

Deadline to receive resumes is:  September 15, 2019.


Posted 8/5/2019


Cornerstone Baptist Church
Valdese, NC
Cornerstone Baptist Church is in Valdese, NC which is in the foothills of western North Carolina. We are seeking a full-time pastor that is moderately conservative and has pastoral experience.  The church is aligned with Catawba River Baptist Association, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship-National, and the Southern Baptist Convention.  Valdese is a town of approximately 5,000 residents and is served by excellent schools, hospitals and recreational opportunities

We are seeking a candidate with a Seminary or Divinity School Degree, who is spirit-led, humble, compassionate, self-motivated and has unquestionable integrity.  We seek a true servant-leader to support our already existing programs of both children and youth activities and to lead all members to a higher degree of serving Him.

We look forward to receiving your resume with prayer and faith, knowing that God will direct us both in finding the one person we seek to lead us forward in our Christian journey.  To learn more about Cornerstone, please visit our website at or our Facebook page.

Please send resumes, and all audio and video files to


Our contact information is as follows:
Cornerstone Baptist Church, Inc.
300 Lovelady Road, NE
PO Box 1026
Valdese, NC  28690-1026

Posted 7/24/2019


Louisburg Baptist Church
Louisburg, NC

Louisburg Baptist Church of Louisburg, NC is seeking an experienced full-time Pastor who is energetic, enthusiastic, and approachable, capable of bringing all age groups together to serve the Lord. Louisburg is a small community in Franklin County between 3000-5000 residents and is in close proximity to Raleigh and Research Triangle Park. LBC currently has 500+ members, with an average of 125-150 weekly in worship. The church has a strong music ministry and serves the community in a variety of local ministries and has a growing desire to better serve the community. LBC is a traditional Baptist congregation,and functions with a lay led congregational model. We strive to function with a strong commitment to the priesthood of all believers, autonomy of the local congregation, separation of church and state and soul competency. Our church is served by a diaconate of men and women in an environment where all members’ spiritual gifts are valued and utilized throughout all programs of the church. LBC affirms women in their call to ministry.  We are affiliated with the Tar River Baptist Association, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, and Southern Baptist Convention.  LBC has completed an assessment of the church and has begun working with the association and the Transitional Pastor towards enhancing its ministries to the community and beyond.

Requirements include a master’s degree or higher from a seminary or divinity school with five years senior pastor experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and any additional related information to

Posted 6/14/2019


New Bethel Baptist ChurchLawndale, NC

New Bethel Baptist Church in Lawndale, North Carolina is seeking a full-time pastor whom God is calling to serve our church and community. We are a conservative, mission minded, Southern Baptist Church family with strong ties to the community. Our church has traditional Sunday School and worship services. The pastor will lead 3 services each week (Sunday morning, Sunday night, and Wednesday evening), while working alongside a part-time minister of music and a part-time minister of youth and children to create the growth of the kingdom. Our pastor will be a man of the highest Godly character with God guided leadership and vision. He should believe the Bible is the true and inerrant word of God.

After prayerful consideration, please submit resumes including details of your salvation experience and calling by God to be a pastor to;

Pastor Search Committee, New Bethel Baptist Church
Post Office Box 5
Lawndale, NC 28090
Posted 5/15/2019

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church
Bladenboro, NC

First Baptist Church of Bladenboro, NC is seeking a full-time Sr. Pastor. The job description and facts about the church are as follows:

We have approximately 250 members with a weekly church service attendance of 135. The job involves:

The Pastor of First Baptist Church is a strong leader who works with the Deacons and others in leadership roles. He maintains a strong relationship with the staff. The congregation counts on the Pastor to encourage them to remain faithful and helps equip them to carry out their God directed missions. The visitation of potential and new members by the pastor sets an example for the congregation to do the same. 

The Pastor of FBC is seminary trained and is considered to be the spiritual leader of the church. Members expect the pastor to be able to communicate faith and beliefs through teaching and preaching that is Biblical based, thoughtful, challenging and inspiring.

The Pastor is to be a caring person who relates well to all ages. He is to have a passion for helping people in the church and community. Visiting the sick and grieving is a constant priority.

Resumes may be sent to:

First Baptist Church of Bladenboro
% Dr. Kristina Yarborough, Pastor Search Committee Chair
PO Box 786
Bladenboro, NC  28320

Or Emailed to

Posted 5/15/2019

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church
Erwin, TN

First Baptist Church of Erwin, an historic downtown church approaching our bicentennial, seeks a full-time senior pastor to lead our church into a new chapter in our history. Erwin is a small city of 6,000 nestled in the Appalachian Mountains and conveniently located between Asheville, NC and Johnson City, TN. FBC 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. We are a Baptist congregation that affirms the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message. We desire a pastor who has a heart for pastoral ministry, seeing this ministry as a key aspect of church growth and retention. The pastor should be an avid student of God’s word and present it in a way that challenges our congregation.

Preference will be given to candidates that hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree and possess at least five years of ministry experience. Compensation commensurate with education and experience.

Resumes and cover letters may be submitted to More information can be accessed at

Posted 5/15/2019

Lead Pastor

First Baptist Church

Shelby, NC

First Baptist Church, Shelby, NC, is seeking a Lead Pastor to guide our church into its next stage of worship and ministry. Qualifications include:

• A life of personal integrity and devotion to Jesus Christ;
• Previous experience as a pastor;
• Master of divinity degree or higher;
• Spirit-directed proclamation of the Word and vision for ministry;
• Evidence of strong leadership skills;
• Possession of energy and passion for the mission of the church;
• Effective communication skills to relate and collaborate with staff, church leaders and church members.

Those interested in applying should send a letter of interest and resume to .

FBC Shelby supports the mission agencies of the Cleveland County (NC) Baptist Association, the North Carolina Baptist State Convention, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention.


Posted 3/27/2019

Full-time Pastor

Kenbridge Baptist Church
Kenbridge, VA

Kenbridge Baptist Church is seeking a full time pastor.  Candidate should be an effective speaker who is comfortable with traditional and contemporary worship and have a strong commitment to developing the spiritual lives of our congregation and our community.   Key elements to our ministry are outreach, missions and youth.


Contact:  Pastor Search Committee

Contact email:

Posted 2/22/2019

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church

Wilson, NC

First Baptist Church of Wilson, NC is seeking a full-time senior pastor. We are a moderate, downtown church with multiple ministry affiliations. Our congregation is committed to historical Baptist principles and supports both men and women in ministry roles. We believe that a personal relationship with Jesus Christ should be reflected in our daily lives. We desire a dynamic and energetic pastor who possesses strong preaching skills, a heart for pastoral ministry, and supports the gifts and ministry of our church staff and laity. Essential to this role is the ability to develop and nurture loving relationships. Candidates should hold a masters or doctoral degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school. More than five years of senior pastor experience is preferred.

Interested candidates may send resumes to or:

First Baptist Church, c/o Pastor Search Committee
PO Box 1467
Wilson, NC 27894

Posted 8/16/2018


Lattimore Baptist Church
Lattimore, NC

LATTIMORE BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a PASTOR who is a sincere, spiritual leader. Our Pastor will work with our Minister of Music, Youth Leader and Children’s Leader to help our church members and community grow in our relationship with Christ. He will be a genuine, loving, people person as well as a strong preacher, teacher and encourager, and has a desire to the lead church family toward growth. We prefer someone with a Master’s degree and at least five years of experience.

We are excited to see what God has in store for our church.

The church is located in Lattimore, NC (6 miles west of Shelby, NC). A parsonage is available, if needed.

Please send resumes and DVDs to:

Lattimore Baptist Church
Pastor Search Committee
PO Box 188
Lattimore, NC 28089

Posted 8/1/2018


Zoar Baptist Church
Shelby, NC

Zoar Baptist Church, Shelby, NC is currently seeking a full-time Pastor who God is calling to serve our church and community. We are a conservative, Southern Baptist, family, community and mission oriented church that was established in 1837. We have traditional Sunday School and worship services with average attendance of 90 - 100. The Pastor will lead three services each week (Sunday morning, Sunday evening, and Wednesday evening). He will work alongside a minister of music, and minister of children and youth. Our Pastor will be a man of the highest Godly character with God guided leadership and vision. He will be Biblically balanced and have a minimum of five years pastoral experience with a seminary degree from an accredited seminary.

After prayerful consideration, please submit résumés to:

Pastor Search Committee, Zoar Baptist Church
1740 S. Lafayette Street
Shelby, NC 28152
Posted 10/4/2016