Ministry Positions Available

The following is a list of ministry positions submitted. Posting is reserved for churches that are members of the National Association of Free Will Baptists. Posts older than 90 days will be removed. To renew your post, re-submit the ministry posting form or contact the webmaster.

The posting section of this website is an exchange of information only. The inclusion of a name or position on the site should in no way be considered an endorsement. Please be diligent in your research.

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Heritage FWB Church – Ashland, KY (Senior Pastor)

Post Date: 11/18/21

Church Name: Heritage Freewill Baptist Church
City: Ashland
State: KY
Position Available: Senior Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Kenny Coburn
Contact Phone Number: 606-831-8823
Contact Email: heritagefwbsec@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: Due to unforeseen circumstances/health issues, Heritage is seeking to hire a Senior Pastor. We are also looking to fill the Associate Pastor position once the Senior Pastor position is filled. We feel a Pastor is a leader responsible for shaping the vision and direction of the church and is called by God. He must be a teacher of God’s Holy Word. We desire for him to be self-motivated with the ability to connect the community and church members. We would like for him to demonstrate compassion and encouragement to everyone he encounters. He must be able to discern God’s direction, live by the example set in Titus 2:1-2, 7-15, be supportive of all ministries held by Heritage inside and outside the church and be responsible for leading it’s members in spiritual growth as well as supporting by way of counseling or advising. The candidate must be a strong leader and discipleship driven. A personal testimony along with resume may be sent to Heritage FWB Church, PO Box 5060, Ashland, KY 41105 or emailed to the church secretary.

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First Jesup FWB Church – Jesup, GA (Minister of Music)

Post Date: 11/8/21

Church Name: First Jesup FWB Church
City: Jesup
State: GA
Position Available: Minister of music
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Pastor Randy Valandingham
Contact Phone Number: 803/306/4429
Contact Email: pastorrandyv51@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: This is a Bi Vocation job director of music, lead congregational music lead the choir or praise team.and Assist the PASTOR.We can offer you a beautiful home to live in. With a big back yard We will also be able to help you find a job that can help you with an income.

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Garner FWB Church – Garner, NC (Senior Pastor)

Post Date: 11/3/21

Church Name: Garner Free Will Baptist Church
City: Garner
State: NC
Position Available: Senior Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Jimmy Bowen
Contact Phone Number: 919-772-6093
Contact Email: garnerfwb@bellsouth.net
Brief Job Description: Looking for Senior Pastor to lead established congregation.

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Bethlehem FWB Church – Van Buren, AR (Associate/Young Adult Pastor)

Post Date: 11/3/21

Church Name: Bethlehem FWB Church
City: Van Buren
State: AR
Position Available: Associate/Young Adult Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Randall Ray
Contact Phone Number: 4796509887
Contact Email: randallray.bfwb@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: Work in cooperation with the pastor to help disciple young adults (post high school-35 years of age). Help the pastor plan and execute weekly services. Assist with secretarial, audio/visual/computers.

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Cross Roads FWB Church – Jacksonville, AR (Associate Pastor & Director of Outreach)

Post Date: 10/18/21

Church Name: Cross Roads Free Will Baptist Church
City: Jacksonville
State: AR
Position Available: Associate Pastor & Director of Outreach
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Ron Scott
Contact Phone Number: 956-645-8015
Contact Email: resumes@crossroadsfwb.com
Brief Job Description: Fulltime position to develop and maintain strategies that will allow Cross Roads Church to better engage the community and to minister to Preschool, Grade School, Middle School, and High School students in a way that glorifies God, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Spirit. Salary Range $40-45K. See full job description at www.crossroadsfwb.com/ministry-opportunities

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Laodicea FWB Church – Hanceville, AL (Pastor)

Post Date: 9/24/21

Church Name: Laodicea Free Will Baptist
City: Hanceville
State: AL
Position Available: Pastor
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Dennis Reeves
Contact Phone Number: 256-734-8333
Contact Email: laodiceafreewillbaptistchurch@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: Our pastor recently passed away. We are looking for an ordained Free Will Baptist minister. We are a small church (have been double in size) located in rural area of Hanceville, AL, however the potential is great as we are just a few miles from Cullman, AL . Our past pastor was part time. There is the possibility that position will become full time. We have no age restrictions, first church they pastored or years of experience. If you feel like God may be leading you to our church, please contact me at the phone number or email above.

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LifePoint Crossing FWB Church – Blue Springs, MO (Lead Pastor)

Post Date: 9/13/21

Church Name: LifePoint Crossing
City: Blue Springs
State: MO
Position Available: Lead Pastor
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Wyatt Shipman
Contact Phone Number: 660-221-4369
Contact Email: hello@lifepointcrossing.com
Brief Job Description: We are a community of Jesus followers from all walks of life who gather, learn and connect at LifePoint Crossing (LPX), located on the line between Blue Springs and Independence, in the eastern suburbs of Kansas City, Missouri. We are here to live a bigger story for Jesus. Our vision is to welcome more guests and skeptics to follow Jesus, in both traditional and nontraditional ways. We will lead with love by building relationships, inviting, and engaging newcomers on our discipleship path, as well as partnering with local organizations to extend God’s influence in our area of the city.The role of the Lead Pastor (LP) is to oversee the spiritual health and direction of the church with oversight of the Advisory Board and Elders. This will require a firm grasp of the beliefs, values and strategy of LifePoint Crossing and the ability to align staff and key leadership teams with its mission. The LP will be responsible for the following:

1. Champion the mission of LifePoint Crossing
We are here to live a bigger story. This means we are for our community because of Jesus and His great love and sacrifice for us. We will reach those who are far from Jesus and lead them to true life change through both conventional and unconventional methods.

2. Ensure the spiritual health of the church
Be the primary preacher and teacher for LifePoint Crossing, delivering Sunday teaching messages
Oversee the discipleship strategy for the church, including small group teaching and discussion

3. Provide strategic leadership and planning
Oversee strategic planning and staff coordination in the execution of the church’s mission and vision
Work with the senior leadership team to establish goals and action plans

4. Oversee LifePoint Crossing worship experiences
Partner with leadership teams to plan and execute worship and other creative elements to compliment the teaching in each ministry environment
Offer direction to the creative team with planning, packaging and promoting

5. Supervise and develop staff
Coordinate and lead staff meetings and engage other activities designed to clarify and execute LifePoint Crossing’s goals and objectives.
Provide servant leadership to the staff team; lead, evaluate, and mentor staff in their respective areas of ministry

6. Model biblical priorities
Uphold Biblical priorities and core values of LifePoint Crossing, such as representing a growing personal relationship with Christ, modeling a strong relationship with his spouse and children (if applicable); striving to fulfill his purpose in life and ministry while demonstrating integrity in words, relationships and actions

7. Reproduce the Church
Recognize that God is positioning LifePoint Crossing to impact people’s lives outside of the church building, the LP will actively pursue opportunities to expand ministries to reach more people for Jesus
Continue to develop a growth strategy that leverages the synergy of existing resources and prepares for expansion in the future

Preferred but not required – a bachelor’s (or higher) degree from an accredited Bible college or university in the area of biblical/pastoral studies, as well as pastoral experience.

We are prayerfully trusting God to connect us to the future leader of LifePoint Crossing. Are you that pastor?

Feel free to reach out to our team through the email address provided with any questions.

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Grace FWB Church – Arnold, MO (Pastoral Intern)

Post Date: 9/8/21

Church Name: Grace Free Will Baptist Church
City: Arnold
State: MO
Position Available: Pastoral Intern
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Jackson Watts
Contact Phone Number: 636-222-2784
Contact Email: jacksonwatts@hotmail.com
Brief Job Description: Grace Church is offering a one-year pastoral internship for an applicant who desires to engage in specialized, on-the-ground training for pastoral ministry. Our church is a mid-sized congregation in a metropolitan area and offers many opportunities to gain practical experience in ministry areas. Such areas include (but aren’t limited to) leading change, understanding organizational dynamics, church polity and governance, preaching/teaching, and conflict resolution. We prefer to offer this opportunity to a recent college or seminary graduate, or someone who may be transitioning from student ministry or another associate ministry role into a senior pastor role. Missouri has a tremendous amount of resources to support and care well for pastors.

More information, including subjects covered, reading requirements, compensation, moving logistics, and other expectations can be gained by contacting our pastor, Dr. Jackson Watts, at the phone number provided.

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Valley View FWB Church – Loudon, TN (Youth Pastor)

Post Date: 9/3/21

Church Name: Valley View Free Will Baptist
City: Loudon
State: TN
Position Available: Youth Pastor
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Daniel Fortman
Contact Phone Number: (704) 682-0812
Contact Email: daniel_fortman@yahoo.com
Brief Job Description: We are looking for a man of God to lead, teach, mentor, and train the youth of our church. He must possess a strong desire to minister to youth. Currently we have two age groups [(teens 13-17), (juniors 9-12)] that need a youth pastor. We are a small rural church that has youth leaders, however, we are prayerfully led to reach out and seek an associate pastor of youth to help organize, lead, and oversee our team. Responsibilities include: teaching Sunday School, teaching Wednesday nights, follow up with the youth group members regularly, preach to the congregation as needed, Attend leadership meetings, assist with hospital visitation, perform other duties as needed to assist the Pastor, responsible for overseeing CTS training. Please feel free to email resumes to Pastor Daniel @ daniel_fortman@yahoo.com.

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Harmony FWB Church – Lake Butler, FL (Children’s Pastor/Leader)

Post Date: 9/2/21

Church Name: Harmony Free Will Baptist
City: Lake Butler
State: FL
Position Available: Children’s Pastor/Leader
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Robert W Brown
Contact Phone Number: 3522814612
Contact Email: bobfwbfl@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: Position: Children’s Pastor/Leader

Qualifications:
– Born again Christian (man or woman) who feels a call by God into children’s ministry
– Love for children and families
– Strong organizational and leadership skills
– Ability to build and lead volunteer teams
Responsibilities:
– Oversee all programming and ministry for children ages birth – 5th grade, including Sunday mornings, Wednesday nights, summer programming, special events, etc…
– Choose and prepare curriculum for each program and each age level.
– Create environments, activities and programming for each age group that will facilitate learning and encourage spiritual growth.
– Recruit, train, schedule and lead teams of volunteers.
– Provide care for children and families within the church including hospital visits and follow-up.
– Maintain a strategy for reaching and assimilating new children and families.
– Plan and oversee special events such as VBS, Fall Festival, etc…

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Bright Light FWB Church – College Station, TX (Pastor)

Post Date: 8/16/21

Church Name: Bright Light FWB
City: College Station
State: TX
Position Available: Pastor
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Clyde Goen
Contact Phone Number: +19793248277
Contact Email: clydegoen@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: We are a small church with an older congregation located in what was a rural, but is no longer, area. We cannot at this time pay a full-time salary. but we do pay something. We also have a fairly new parsonage. It is less than 10 years old. It is 2000 sq ft, 4 BR, 2 Bath, and a modern kitchen. The parsonage is furnish rent free and utilities paid. We are looking for a younger, preferable married, pastor who can lead our church to once more have a major impact for Christ in our community. We currently don’t have any Hispanic or Black members, but that can change with the right leadership. Bilingual is perfectly acceptable. We are also not opposed to being a newly graduated pastor’s first church. All pastors have a first church somewhere, and we could be it. If this looks like something God may be leading you to, please contact me at the phone number or email above.

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Lake Hills FWB Church – Cedar Park, TX (Youth & Family Pastor)

Post Date: 8/16/21

Church Name: Lakehills Free Will Baptist Church
City: Cedar Park
State: TX
Position Available: Youth & Family Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Wesley Hood
Contact Phone Number: 512-864-5634
Contact Email: pastorwes91@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: Plan, lead, and attend all aspects of youth and family ministry for grades K-12, providing opportunity for spiritual growth, discipleship, and Christian community, including weekly Bible studies, social outings, camps, VBS, and missions projects. • Create and administer a budget. Perform administrative tasks expected of staff members, including scheduling, communication, and safety procedures. • Maintain clear and regular communication to parents (i.e. weekly/monthly updates, and social media for each specific ministry events. • Other duties as assigned by the Pastor. Musical ability is a plus.

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Unity FWB Church – Greenville, NC (Connections Pastor)

Post Date: 7/26/21

Church Name: Unity FWB Church
City: Greenville
State: NC
Position Available: Connections Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Kevin Justice
Contact Phone Number: 9122644546
Contact Email: kevin@unityfwb.org
Brief Job Description: Are you the next member of Unity’s pastoral team that will help us connect to our community in Greenville, NC, connect newcomers to small groups and opportunities to serve, and connect our congregation to one another in serving? Visit https://unityfwb.org/about-us/connections-pastor to review the job description and submit a resume.

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First FWB Church – Brunswick, GA (School Teachers)

Post Date: 7/26/21

Church Name: First FWB Church
City: Brunswick
State: GA
Position Available: Teacher Positions
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Pastor Chris McEachern
Contact Phone Number: 252.756.6485
Contact Email: mceachern@brunswickchristian.com
Brief Job Description: Our ministry Brunswick Christian Academy is looking to fill a Kindergarten and other positions in our school with teachers that are certified and wanting to serve in the ministry. Our school has been serving Glynn county for over 40 years. Call or email your resume to pastor Chris if interested.

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Shiloh FWB Church – Bratt, FL (Pastor)

Post Date: 7/15/21

Church Name: Shiloh Free Will Baptist Church
City: Bratt (Century)
State: FL
Position Available: Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: John McCall
Contact Phone Number: 850-324-6373
Contact Email:
Brief Job Description:

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First FWB Church – Carthage, TX (Pastor)

Post Date: 7/8/21

Church Name: FIRST FREE WILL BAPTIST
City: CARTHAGE
State: TX
Position Available: PASTOR
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: WESLEY BOREN – JEWELL ELLIS
Contact Phone Number: 9034316556 – 903-754-3386
Contact Email: wboren@sbcglobal.net
Brief Job Description: Small church , full time Pastor. CARTHAGE TEXAS

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Louisa FWB Church – Louisa, KY (Pastor)

Post Date: 7/6/21

Church Name: Louisa Free Will Baptist Church
City: Louisa
State: KY
Position Available: Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Steve Sargent
Contact Phone Number: 606-483-7066
Contact Email: jagger@lycomonline.com
Brief Job Description: The Louisa Free Will Baptist Church is in search of a pastor. We have not yet settled on a preference for either a full time or a bi-vocatonal minister, as we have had both. We will let the Lord lead in that direction. Our previous pastor was led to another pastorship and left on excellent terms with the church. Our facility’s maximum capacity is at approximately 450 individuals. We are looing for a man who has a desire to work with all ages, from the smallest to the eldest, with a love for God’s people. If you have an interest or questions, p;ease contact us for more information. God Bless,

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Piney Grove FWB Church – Beaverton, AL (Youth Pastor)

Post Date: 6/10/21

Church Name: Piney Grove FWB Church
City: Beaverton
State: AL
Position Available: Youth Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: David Crowe
Contact Phone Number: 2054125448
Contact Email: brocro198@yahoo.com
Brief Job Description: Looking for somebody to lead our youth ministry and to serve along side our pastor and part time associate pastor.

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White Oaks FWB Church – Macon, GA (Pastor)

Post Date: 6/1/21

Church Name: White Oaks FWB Church
City: Macon
State: GA
Position Available: Pastor
Job Type: Full Time
Contact Person: Richard Hodges
Contact Phone Number: 4789877073
Contact Email: richard.hodges1@windstream.net
Brief Job Description: White Oaks has a predominantly senior congregation with a desire to grow spiritually and
numerically. We are looking for a full time pastor to lead our congregation in becoming the
kind of church that would be pleasing to The Lord.

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Bright Light FWB Church – College Station, TX (Pastor)

Post Date: 5/12/21

Church Name: Bright Light Free Will Baptist
City: College Station
State: TX
Position Available: Pastor
Job Type: Bivocational
Contact Person: Clyde Goen
Contact Phone Number: +19793248277
Contact Email: clydegoen@gmail.com
Brief Job Description: Bright Light is a small, older congregation in what used to be a rural community. We are looking for a younger pastor, preferably with a family, who can lead us into growing our influence in our community. Although we can not at this time pay a full time salary, we do have a 2,000 sf 4BR, 2bath parsonage. It is relatively new, having been built in 2013. Utilities are supplied by the church. We are also not requiring previous job experience. All pastors have a first church somewhere, and we can be that church. Although there are few Hispanics in our immediate vicinity, the demographic of Bryan/College Station suggests that 24+% is Hispanic. Bi-lingual pastors are welcome here. We are not looking to merely survive as a church, we are looking for someone who can help us to thrive, bringing new souls into God’s Kingdom.

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