Classified ads on baptistnews.com are $1.20 per word for 30 days, $2.00 per word for 60 days and $2.00 per word for 30 days on the web and one issue of the Herald magazine. To place a classified, contact Barbara Francis at 336.717.1135, ext. 8 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SENIOR PASTOR. Walnut Hills Baptist Church, a moderate Baptist church of 410 active members in the heart of historic Williamsburg, Virginia, is seeking a Senior Pastor. Submit inquiries and resumes to email@example.com. The deadline for the submission of resumes is 10/15/16. Information available at www.whbconline.org. (Posted 08.09.16)
FULL-TIME PASTOR. Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Troutville, VA, is seeking a full-time pastor. A diverse, moderate Baptist congregation with avg. worship attendance 90-100. Located 20 minutes north of Roanoke, VA, at the foot of the Appalachian Mountains. Church affirms the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message and ordains men and women as deacons. Has new vision focusing on blended worship, small group ministry, and ministry teams. Send inquiries and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional info and compensation range available at www.phbcweb.com. (Posted 07.21.16)
MINISTER OF YOUTH AND MISSIONS. Wake Forest Baptist Church, a dynamic CBF affiliated church of over 1100 members in Wake Forest, NC, is actively seeking a Minister of Youth and Missions as part of a multi-staff team. This position will primarily oversee a vital, growing youth ministry averaging 50-60 weekly. To a lesser degree, this position also is responsible for overseeing a strong laity led mission enterprise. Candidate must have a seminary / divinity degree with preferred two years experience. Submit resumes to: Wake Forest Baptist Church, 118 E. South Ave., Wake Forest, NC 27587, Attn. Youth and Missions Minister Search Committee or to email@example.com. (Posted 08.10.16)
ASSOCIATE MINISTER: MUSIC AND WORSHIP (PART-TIME). Second Baptist Church in Memphis, TN, is seeking a part-time Minister of Music and Worship to plan and coordinate church music and worship for all ages, to include various music groups and styles. We are a theologically moderate church that is highly committed to missions. We worship in a creative traditional framework and desire quality, live music that embraces many genres. Our Minister of Music and Worship will be a person of active faith with a servant spirit, called to congregational ministry. Experience in direction of choral and instrumental music is highly preferred. Send resumes to Catherine Lewis, Search Committee Chair at 4680 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis, TN 38117 or firstname.lastname@example.org. (Posted 08.02.16)
PRESIDENT. American Baptist Seminary of the West (ABSW) is seeking a gifted leader to become its next president. ABSW is a multi-racial Christian seminary with historic ties to the American Baptist Churches USA and the Progressive National Baptist Convention and maintains a vibrant partnership with The Graduate Theological Union. These relationships create a diverse student body and a rich ecumenical experience with international reach. The Seminary is located in Berkeley, CA within walking distance of the main campus of the University of California. ABSW has a reputation for preparing gifted academic, church, and community leaders who excel in their professional fields, and who are able to fulfill their unique calling while sustaining a keen social awareness and passion for justice. The successful candidate will be able to build on the Seminary’s storied past (it was formed in 1968 by the merger of the Berkeley Baptist Divinity School and the California Baptist Theological Seminary) and cast a vision for its ongoing role in the rapidly changing cultures of church, community, and education. The president will need to successfully leverage the opportunities and creatively overcome the challenges presented by our changing economy and boldly lead a diverse faculty, staff, and academic community. It is the desire of the Board of Trustees that the 7th President of the Seminary begin employment prior to the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. The new president will serve as the Seminary’s Chief Executive Officer and will report directly to the Board of Trustees. Letters of Nomination may be sent, no later than October 1, 2016, to: Presidential Search Committee, American Baptist Seminary of the West, 2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-3029. Letters of Interest, together with a current CV and five professional references, should be sent to the same address no later than October 15, 2016. Interested persons who have a current ABPS (American Baptist Personnel Services) profile are encouraged to include a copy with their Letter of Interest. (Posted 07.26.16)
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