Pastor Positions

Senior Pastor

First Baptist Church | High Point, NC

First Baptist Church of High Point, NC, established in 1825 and located in a downtown experiencing unprecedented redevelopment, is seeking a senior minister committed to revitalizing and growing the congregation and its mission in the community. The successful candidate will be a visionary leader who relates well to others, provides spiritual leadership and pastoral care to the congregation, plans and leads meaningful worship, and delivers dynamic sermons. In addition, the candidate will provide leadership for mission opportunities, as well as support the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Baptist Faith and Message of 1963. He or she should be a seminary graduate with a minimum of five years of church staff experience, preferably as a senior or associate pastor. Church and pastor profiles are available for viewing at www.fbchighpoint.org.

Please submit a cover letter with your resume at [email protected] by November 15, 2021.

Posted 10/15/2021

Pastor

First Baptist Church | Taylorsville, NC

First Baptist Church of Taylorsville, NC is searching for a full-time senior pastor. We are in need of an energetic pastor who possesses strong preaching skills and talent in leading a church that is interested in growing the Kingdom of God. Our ideal candidate should hold a Masters or Doctoral degree from an accredited divinity school or seminary. We prefer our candidates to have four years or more of successful pastoral experience.

Our church is a one hundred and seventy-one year old moderate Baptist church with a history of supporting Baptist doctrine and in demonstrating lifestyles that reflect these beliefs. We are interested in a pastor who can foster a strong positive relationship with the congregation and the community. We believe God will send this pastor to us.

If you have interest in our position, please send your resume to [email protected] .

Part-time Pastor

Middle Fork Baptist Church | Blowing Rock, NC

Middle Fork Baptist Church is seeking a part-time pastor for a small congregation.  Middle Fork is ideally located next door to Tweetsie Railroad between Boone and Blowing Rock NC. A good mission opportunity for a young student pastor or a pastor nearing retirement. Seminary degree desired.

Send resumes and/or questions to interim pastor [email protected] by October 31. 

Posted 9/17/2021

Pastor

Salemburg Baptist Church | Salemburg, NC

Salemburg Baptist Church, Salemburg, NC, seeks a fulltime pastor to lead our church into a new chapter in our long church history.  We are a Baptist congregation committed to Baptist doctrine, focusing on the inspirational worship of God and applying the Bible to all areas of life.  Our congregation is community oriented and mission minded.  We desire a pastor who is a gifted teacher that enables people to learn and understand deep spiritual truths, who has a personal vision and well-developed vision for the future of the church, and who is an effective communicator.  We affirm both men and women for roles in ministry and leadership, and are a church with strong lay leadership.  The successful candidate will possess a strong calling to the pastoral ministry, hold an accredited seminary or divinity school degree, and possess some years of experience in congregational ministry. 

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit resume information to the Pastor Search Committee, PO Box 537 Salemburg, NC 28385, or email to [email protected].  Applications will be received until position is filled.

Senior Pastor

Dan River Baptist Church | Danville, VA

Position Description: Dan River Baptist Church is a warm and vibrant church family that seeks to share Christ’s love with each other and the world.

It is our hope that the next pastor of Dan River is someone who feels called to nurture and guide
our congregation, leading and helping us to develop our gifts to further God’s kingdom in our
community.

Our church is truly a family, and we are looking for a pastor who can love and shepherd us,
helping us to grow in our collective knowledge, faith, and love for God and each other.
As the COVID era ends, Dan River is excited and ready for growth.

We believe our next pastor will be someone who can guide us as we seek to show others the love
and salvation that can only come from Jesus Christ.

Our church Constitution defines the role of pastor for Dan River. Per our constitution, the pastor
of Dan River Baptist Church shall seek to perform the duties of that office with fidelity. Those
duties are to preach and teach God’s word, equip members for Christian service, administer the
ordinances as commanded in the New Testament, and to minister and counsel with the members
of the church family and other as needed, perform the ministry of evangelism, and perform other
duties that pertain to the office. The pastor is required to be an ex-official member of all church
organizations and committees, act as moderator at business meetings, and appoint ad hoc
committees as needed (to be voted on at a business meeting). The pastor shall also supervise the
church staff as provided in the Constitution.

Those interested in the position can send resumes to [email protected].

Posted 9/10/2021

Senior Pastor

Sandy Plains Baptist Church | Shelby, NC

Sandy Plains Baptist Church in Shelby NC, is actively searching for the Senior Pastor whom God has chosen to lead us into the future. Sandy Plains is a family-oriented church in the New House community of Cleveland County.  We are a multi- generational congregation of 50+ with a strong foundation of over 100 years of ministry.  Our loving, motivated, and compassionate congregation needs a dynamic visionary to lead us.  While being a strong equipper and exhorter, his/her gifting should also include dynamic, practical and relevant preaching and teaching.  Please send resume to: Rhonda Dixon, Sandy Plains Baptist Church, Search Committee, 2112 New House Road, Shelby, NC  28150.  Please visit our website https://sandyplainsshelby.com/ and/or email us at [email protected].

Pastor

East Sylva Baptist Church | Sylva, NC

East Sylva Baptist Church, Sylva, NC located at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains in Western North Carolina, is seeking a fulltime senior pastor to lead the congregation into the next chapter of our long established church history.  The Church is searching for a pastor who is a strong and effective communicator, a story teller by nature. The Church desires a pastor who is a gifted teacher able to open minds for learning and understanding spiritual and biblical truths.  A person who possesses and demonstrates strong leadership qualities for leading the Church into future development and growth is desired.

East Sylva Baptist Church is a moderate; New Testament focused church who affirms both men and women in ministry and leadership roles.  The Church has a strong lay leadership presence.  The congregation focuses on inspirational worship by applying biblical scripture to all areas of life. 

Graduation from a school of divinity or accredited seminary along with some years of experience engaging in congregational ministry from the pulpit is strongly preferred for the successful candidate.

Please submit resume to:
Karen Echelman
East Sylva Baptist Church
61 Faith Avenue
Sylva, NC  28779   
PH #828-586-2853
or email to: [email protected]

A full job description along with other information concerning the policies, procedures, history and other church demographics can be obtained by contacting church office.

Posted 9/1/2021

Pastor

Mechanicsville Baptist Church | Gordonsville, VA

Mechanicsville Baptist Church is seeking to call a full time Pastor. Mechanicsville Baptist Church is a rural church located in Gordonsville VA.  Sunday attendance averages 75. Church services are a blended style of worship. Our Church has memberships with The Goshen Baptist Association, The Baptist General Association of Virginia, and Southern Baptist Convention and supports Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Mechanicsville Baptist Church is a caring, relational congregation who is community and local missions minded.      

Please send resumes and inquiries to:  [email protected]        

Posted 8/20/2021

Pastor

First Baptist Church | Stantonsburg, NC

We are seeking a pastor at the First Baptist Church in Stantonsburg, N.C. . 

Contact info:  Dr. Billy Manning, home (252) 238-3389 cell (252) 206-6685 or email [email protected] 

Posted 8/6/2021

Pastor

Stuarts Draft Baptist Church | Shenandoah Valley, VA

Stuarts Draft Baptist Church, in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, is seeking a full-time pastor to lead us in the post pandemic era.  Candidate must love God, love God’s people, and be able to powerfully proclaim God’s Word.  He should also have some (or more) seminary training and experience pastoring a local church.

We cooperate with the SBC, BGAV and the Augusta Baptist Association.
https://www.stuartsdraftbaptist.com/

Contact George Burritt
[email protected]

Posted 8/2/2021

Part-Time or Bi-vocational Pastor

First Baptist Church | Bessemer City, NC

First Baptist Church, Bessemer City, N.C. seeking part time or bi-vocational pastor.

Please send resume with links of sermons to:
First Baptist Church Bessemer City
P.O. Box 397
Bessemer City, N.C. 28016-0397

Posted 7/16/2021

Part-Time Pastor

Olin Church | Olin, NC

Small country church has a part-time position open for a pastor. We need a young minister that wants a part-time job or a retired minister.  We are located at 653 Olin Loop, Olin, N.C. 28660. Interested persons should contact: Brenda Gatton at 704-872-4794 or Harold Jenkins at 704-902-5670.

Senior Pastor

Second Avenue Baptist Church | Rome, GA

Second Avenue Baptist Church in Rome, Georgia is actively seeking a Senior Pastor whom God has chosen to lead us. Located in the largest city of Northwest Georgia, Rome is the regional center for medical care and education.  Second Avenue is a multi-generational, mission-minded congregation that has had a strong presence in the community since 1907.  Second Avenue is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

The successful candidate will preach and teach with the goal of inspiring and deepening the congregation’s relationship with God and each other.  He will shepherd our congregation in worship, Christian spiritual growth, and outreach to our community.

The candidate will possess the administrative and organization skills necessary to pastor a church with an average pre-pandemic worship attendance of 160.  The minimum educational degree desired is Masters of Divinity, preferably a seminary graduate. 

Interested candidates can view the pastor, church, and community profiles at www.sabcrome.com/about-us/sabc-pastor-search.html.

Please send a detailed resume and sermon samples or links to [email protected].  Applications will be accepted through August 15, 2021.

Pastor

Truett Memorial First Baptist Church | Hayesville, NC

Truett Memorial First Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a full time pastor.  A bible believing man to shepherd the church and help spread the gospel.  We are a conservative body of believers affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, and we adhere to the Baptist Faith and Message. 

Send resumes to:

Truett Memorial First Baptist Church, Attn: Pastor Search Committee
193 Church St.
Hayesville, NC 28904
or email: [email protected]

Posted 7/1/2021

Pastor

Temple Baptist Church | Durham, NC

Temple Baptist Church (www.tbcdurh​am.org) of Durham, N.C., is seeking a full-time pastor.  The pastor needs a heart for pastoral care, a passion for preaching, leadership skills, and administrative abilities.  Located in central North Carolina, Temple is aligned with the CBF and CBFNC.  We affirm both men and women for roles in ministry and leadership ordaining both men and women.  The successful candidate will have several years of experience in congregational service and a degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school. 

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit resume information in confidence to  [email protected] by August 15, 2021. 

Posted 6/17/2021

Pastor

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church | Clinton, NC

We are searching for a pastor at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Clinton, NC.  We are a rural conservative congregation affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, Eastern Baptist Association and adhere to the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message.  Our services are traditional with some blended music.  Since Covid-19, our attendance is roughly half the pre-covid numbers in Sunday School and Worship.  We are seeking a shepherd who believes in the infallible Word of God as presented in the Bible and lives their life as an example of obedience for the membership. 

Some duties include:

  • Caregiver by being a pastor that knows and cares about all members of the church.
  • Discern, preach and teach the Bible accurately.
  • Visit sick, shut-ins, seniors regularly.  Visit others when asked and lead the congregation in a visitation program.
  • Be innovative and enthusiastic about incorporating different types of services to reach various groups             of people.
  • Lead the church in mission activities, especially local, and teach us how to minister through missions.

Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years of experience and a 4 year degree in religious studies.

Resumes may be sent to Sharry Malpass via email [email protected]

Posted on 6/11/2021

Pastor

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 the above address, Attention:  Judy Stickel or by e-mail to [email protected]

Senior Pastor

Macedonia Baptist Church | Raleigh, NC

Macedonia Baptist Church, Raleigh, NC is seeking a full time senior pastor with excellent preaching ability, who believes in a Bible-based doctrine, and has a passion for pastoral care.  MBC is dually aligned with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention, has an active committee system, a deacon family ministry, and is dedicated to missions, service and discipleship.  The application process requests the following information:  Resume, Personal Statement of Faith, References and two – three Videos of sermons presented by candidates (links provided are acceptable).  Application packet must be submitted to [email protected]

For more information go to:  https://mbcnc.org/pastorsearch

Senior Pastor

Ogden Baptist Church | Wilmington, NC

Ogden Baptist Church, Wilmington, NC is seeking a full-time Senior Pastor.  Our average attendance, pre-pandemic, was 150 for Sunday worship and 90 for Sunday School.

We seek a pastor who believes and teaches the Bible, has a heart for pastoral care and is mission minded.  Candidate should, with the help of the deacons (men and women), be able to minister to the needs of our congregation and reach out to our community.

A seminary/divinity degree and a minimum of five years ministry experience is preferred.

Please send resumes and correspondence to:  [email protected] For more information see our website www.ogdenbaptist.org or see us on Facebook.

Posted 5/18/2021

Senior Pastor

St. Matthews Baptist Church | Louisville, KY

St. Matthews Baptist Church (SMBC), Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a Senior Pastor. Located in a suburb of eastern Jefferson County, SMBC is a multi-generational, mission-minded, and caring congregation with a resident membership of 1055. SMBC is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

The successful applicant will be a visionary leader who preaches biblically inspired sermons, values various theological views, is a caring pastor to existing fellowship, and engages new members. He/she will have strong planning/ organizational skills and a leadership style that builds teamwork. They will have an engaging personality that stems from a genuine interest in others and the desire to be God’s witness in every situation.

Minimum requirements are a Master of Divinity and experience leading a thriving church.

Information about our senior pastor position can be found here on our church’s website: https://smbclouisville.org/pastor-search/prospective-candidates/

Applications will be accepted through June 30, 2021.  

Pastor

Salem Baptist Church | Milford, VA

Salem Baptist Church is looking for a pastor who has a growing, transforming relationship with Christ and has a genuine passion for sharing God’s love with others.  Being a part of the community, as well as our church members’ lives outside the walls of our church, is necessary and rewarding. Our next pastor will lead in the development of our vision of ministry, which includes administering, recruiting, and equipping.  We do not expect our next pastor to do our ministry for us but to lead us by example.  Our congregation is searching for a pastor who will walk beside us as we serve, grow, and live the work God calls us to do.  We believe our pastor is the shepherd of the flock, and we expect him to be a student of the word. Our pastor should be regular in prayer and seeking the Lord’s guidance with sermons, teachings, and ministry.  We are seeking a pastor who will come along beside us during the rough spots of life and provide comfort, direction, and encouragement.  Most importantly, we are seeking the person that God is calling to serve at Salem Baptist Church!

Our posting dates for this position are from 4/25-6/1/2021, and interested candidates should send a letter of intent and resume to the following email address: [email protected]   All information is also posted on our church website- https://www.salembaptist.org

Posted 4/30/2021

Pastor

Trinity Baptist Church | Moultrie, GA

Trinity Baptist Church (https://trinityofmoultrie.org) of Moultrie, GA, is seeking a senior pastor with excellent preaching ability and a heart for pastoral care. Located in southwest Georgia, our warm and welcoming 250-member congregation, dually aligned with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and Southern Baptist Convention, has a tradition of community ecumenism, an active committee system, a deacon family ministry (we ordain both men and women as deacons), a strong Sunday School program, and a dedication to missions. As church administrator, our new pastor should take a hands-on role in these ministries. Our worship style is best described as blended. Our prospective pastor should be a people-person and encourager to the church’s staff.

Direct all inquiries and resumes to [email protected] by May 31.

Posted 4/1/2021

Senior Pastor

Parkway Baptist Church | Duluth/Johns Creek, GA

Parkway Baptist Church, located in Johns Creek, GA, is a moderate Baptist congregation
aligned with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship seeking a Senior Pastor to serve our community
and lead our family of faith. A congregation of 120 active members with a median age of 60,
Parkway has a traditional worship style with liturgical influences. A new neighborhood is being
constructed adjacent to the church property, and Parkway is looking to connect with this new
community as well as the larger, more ethnically diverse context of North Atlanta. Interested
candidates should submit a resume and cover letter as a PDF to the Pastor Search Committee
at [email protected] . The Pastor Search Committee will consider applications as they are received and will receive applications until the position is closed.

Posted 3/23/2021

Senior Pastor

Parkview Baptist Church | Gainesville, FL

Located in Tappahannock, VA Beale Memorial Baptist Church, a ministry-focused Baptist General Association of Virginia Church (BGAV) with dual membership in the Mid-Tidewater and Rappahannock Associations, is seeking an energetic and creative individual for the position of Pastor.  This person should be skilled in administration as well as ministry to all ages, and have a heart for growing a rural church. 

Parkview Baptist Church, Gainesville, FL is seeking a full time Senior Pastor to lead the church and preach the Word. parkview-baptist-church.org.  

Email [email protected] for the full Vacancy Announcement or with any questions.

Pastor

Beale Memorial Baptist Church | Tappahannock, VA

Located in Tappahannock, VA Beale Memorial Baptist Church, a ministry-focused Baptist General Association of Virginia Church (BGAV) with dual membership in the Mid-Tidewater and Rappahannock Associations, is seeking an energetic and creative individual for the position of Pastor.  This person should be skilled in administration as well as ministry to all ages, and have a heart for growing a rural church.  Other responsibilities include preaching and leading worship and the candidate should be comfortable with multi-media.

In addition, candidates can go to our website at https://www.bealembc.org and learn more about our church by the Church and Community Profile that we have posted on our website. 

Posted 2/26/2021

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 of South Hill, Virginia.  The Senior Pastor should be able to relate to and connect 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.  Works with First Christian School by conducting chapel and serves on their school board as a non-voting member.  Supervises church staff, which currently is one full-time administrative assistant.  The Senior Pastor extends God’s grace to others and leads by example as one who is relational, authentic, transparent, and humble.

Please send all resumes to: [email protected]

Please see our website for more information regarding the pastor profile, church profile, information about South Hill, VA, and information about Mecklenburg County, VA here.

Posted 11/24/2020

Pastor

Mt. Zion Baptist Church | Alexis, NC

Mt Zion Baptist Church, Alexis, NC, is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor. Mt. Zion has a more than 150-year rich community history in teaching and preaching God’s Word.  We are situated in a historically rural area that is transitioning to suburban, located 25 miles from downtown Charlotte. We are a conservative body of believers who enjoy a traditional style of worship.  We are affiliated and support the SBC, NC Baptist State Convention, and the South Fork Association.  Applicants should have at least a bachelor degree from college.  We are seeking an applicant with strong preaching, evangelistic/community outreach, and pastoral gifts. 

Send resumes: 
Mt. Zion Baptist Church
c/o Pastor Search Committee 
PO Box 70 
Alexis, NC 28006 

 or [email protected]

Posted 4/17/2020