Job Opportunities

There are currently no open positions at Winebrenner Theological Seminary. 

The following positions have been submitted by churches and ministries: 

Worship Director

Praise Point United Brethren Church in Willshire, OH is seeking a Worship Director to shepherd the people of PPC by developing inspiring worship services that encourages both corporate and private worship for believers. This involves oversight and execution of musical aspects of the corporate worship, praise events, outreach and private worship. If interested in this opportunity, please email Brad Kittle, Lead Pastor at

August 18, 2017

Worship & Creative Arts Pastor

Living Water Community Church in Harrisburg, PA is seeking a Worship & Creative Arts Pastor. For additional details and contact information, please open the following link:

August 17, 2017

Children/Family Ministry Coordinator

West Independence United Methodist Church (Fostoria, OH) is seeking a part-time Children/Family Ministry Coordinator. The position works directly with the Senior Pastor having responsibility for children’s Sunday School; Kids’ Club activities, Vacation Bible School; Junior Church and Children’s Moments. In addition, the coordinator works with other ministerial staff and volunteers to minister to children and family through worship services, outreach and social events. 

West Independence is a Bible-based church located in the country mid-way between Findlay, Fostoria and Tiffin. The church has an active Sunday School program for children, youth and adults. The position is a salaried position with compensation and benefits based on skills and experience. Experience working with children required. 

Please send a resume of interest to West Independence United Methodist Church;  ATTN: Pastor; 22876 US Highway 224; Fostoria, OH  44830 or email to

August 14, 2017

Pulpit Supply

DESCRIPTION: Florence Congregational Church, Berlin Heights, OH, is seeking a pulpit supply preacher to serve twice per month as an interim measure during our search for a full-time pastor. We are a motivated group of people, excited to see where God may be leading us during this time of new discovery and renewal. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Someone who possesses the gift of teaching and is able to deliver relevant messages with clear and inspiring take-aways. Advanced degree in Christian ministry (working on or already obtained).

TO APPLY: Interested parties are invited to apply by emailing resume and cover letter to


DESCRIPTION: Florence Congregational Church, Berlin Heights, OH, is seeking a full-time pastor. We are a small country church of approximately 50 members. We dream of a church that attracts visitors, as well as one that reaches out to serve the community. We want to be known as a welcoming, vibrant and relevant community where people of all ages can encounter God and take the next step in their journey of faith.  

QUALIFICATIONS: Someone who possesses the gift of teaching and is able to deliver relevant messages with clear and inspiring take-aways. Someone who possesses the gift of leadership and is able to cast vision while engaging and enlisting volunteers to help make the vision a reality. Advanced degree in Christian ministry.

TO APPLY: If you are a visionary leader who is passionate about church renewal, please email cover letter and resume to for more information.

August 14, 2017

Worship and Technology Director and Family Pastor

Ontario Christian Fellowship in Mansfield, OH, is an awesome, thriving, community church in search of candidates for the following opportunities:

WORSHIP AND TECHNOLOGY DIRECTOR (Full-time). Candidate will be a driven, Christ-loving worshipper that is a musically-gifted tech guru. The WTD is a pro at drawing people into worship. Main responsibilities include: recruiting/training/discipling volunteer musicians, vocalists, design team and sound booth squad; planning and coordinating Sunday morning worship services; maintaining informative church website and steady social media presence; and enfolding new attendees.

FAMILY PASTOR (Full-time). Looking for a high-energy, devoted follower of Christ, passionate about reaching and discipling children and teens. FP will invest in the lives of kids and teens by: leading ministry teams, overseeing Sunday and Wednesday programming, and planning events for kids and youth.

OCF is a GREAT place to be employed—purposeful work, ample time off, abundant encouragement, and flexible hours are some of the reasons that OCF is phenomenal! Send resumes to John Risner:

July 14, 2017


Wayne Community Church (non-denominational), Wayne, OH, is seeking a full-time Pastor. We are a small congregation with potential to grow. Services are as follows: Sunday mornings and evenings, and a weekly Wednesday night Bible study. For more information or to schedule a time to meet, please call Lisa Boyer, Church Secretary, at 419-343-8810 or

June 26, 2017


Mennonite Homes of Ohio in Pandora Ohio, is seeking volunteers for the Hilty Home.  Opportunities include visitation, leading Bible studies, leading worship and preaching at three different time slots during the week. If interested, please contact: Chris Moser, Director of Resources & Church Relations, at 419-358-1015 (Office) or

June 8, 2017

Children, Youth and Family Ministry Director

Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Toledo, OH is currently searching for a Children, Youth and Family Ministry Director. The chosen candidate will serve as director for our Children and Youth Sunday School, and Family Ministry programs. Candidates for this position should possess or be working towards a bachelor 's degree.  This is a part time position, averaging approximately 25 hours per week.  The candidate selected for the position will be subject to a full background check.  The Children, Youth and Family Ministry Director reports to the lead pastor and the Staff Pastor Parish Relations Committee. If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Anthony Edgington or to Anthony Edgington, SPPR Chair, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 4030 Douglas Road, Toledo, OH 43613. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. First candidate review is June 17.

June 7, 2017

Worship Service Leader

Primrose Retirement Community in Findlay, OH seeks individuals to lead worship the 1st and/or 4th Sunday afternoons at 2:00 pm providing a 30 minute service which may include preaching and hymns. This is a volunteer opportunity for an individual interested in serving the retirement community or seeking opportunity to practice their worship leadership skills. If interested, please contact Katie Sopher at 419-422-6200 or

May 10, 2017

Youth Ministry Director

Journey at Christ Church is a growing, progressive worshiping community in Findlay, OH with a focus on creative ministry in a post-modern context. We are looking for a passionate follower of Jesus to walk alongside our Youth (grades 6-12) in their journey and guide them in the pathways of faith. We seek someone who is both passionate about youth, as well as gifted in administrating a ministry within the overall church vision and values. Please look around our website to see if the ministries of J@CC resonate with you, and if they do, please forward your resume to: Please include references and an introductory letter. This is a part-time position. Our website is and a job description can be found here.

May 2, 2017

Air National Guard Chaplains

The Air National Guard (ANG) is seeking individuals to join this ministry. ANG Chaplains serve 2-3 days a month. Qualifications include:

  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree (not less than 120 semester hours)
  • Possess an accredited Master’s degree of not less than 72 semester hours (36 semester hours must be in Theology)
  • Obtain a federally recognized ecclesiastical endorsement from your denomination or faith group.
  • Are less than 45 years of age if not prior service (less than 47 with prior service)
  • Be mentally and physically fit
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen only
  • Be able to obtain a secret security clearance

If you or someone you know is interested, please contact:

SSgt Nathan Cousino, 180th FW/HC, Chaplain Assistant, NCOIC Communications at

Date: On-going


Mayflower Congregational Christian Church (Mansfield, OH) is seeking a full-time, ordained Pastor to lead and help grow the church. Requirements: Minimum of bachelors degree with ordination. For more information, please call Jean Semonoff, Search Committee Chair, at 419-756-0103, or the Church Office at 419-589-6612. 

March 1, 2017


Fairview Church of God (Yoder, IN) is seeking a full-time Pastor. Fairview Church is comprised of rural, small town, and suburban parishioners from Yoder, Ossian, Zanesville, Roanoke, Markle, Uniondale, Bluffton, Huntington, and Ft. Wayne.  A variety of age groups are present in the congregation. If you are interested in the opportunity, please email or contact Shelley Krinn at (260) 413-3462.

February 28, 2017


The Arthur Center and Eagle Churches of God (Clare, Michigan) are searching for a warm, caring pastor to shepherd our two congregations. Our desire is to reach out with compassion to people in the surrounding communities. The ideal candidate will have a strong focus on visitation and evangelism. Our churches function separately, but we share a pastor and work closely together in cooperation and ministry. If you are interested in this great ministry opportunity or have questions, please send a resume/cover letter or express your interest by March 30 to: Eagle Church of God, ATTN: New Pastor Opportunity, P.O. Box 387, Clare, MI 48617 or via email to:, Subject line: New Pastor Opportunity. We also encourage you to contact the Great Lakes Conference Director for the Churches of God: Dr. Earl Mills,

February 24, 2017

Worship Pastor

Sugar Ridge Community Church, in Bowling Green, OH, is looking for a Worship Pastor. While the position does include some compensation, it is currently, a primarily tent-making position. Please see the full position by visiting the events page on our website or get the position description by clicking here for a PDF. The position description contains additional information and details on the application process. This would be a great opportunity for someone looking to gain experience leading worship ministry. We look forward to receiving your application.

January 27, 2017

Cherry Street Mission Ministries - Toledo, Ohio

For 66 years, Cherry Street Mission Ministries has been rescuing the downtrodden, restoring hope to the hopeless and releasing God’s greatness into our community. Cherry Street’s services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. We never close, we never turn anyone away.

Lose the adjective, and gain the human. Cherry Street has several key positions open for individuals who are called to look beyond the adjectives society puts on people, and see the human that God has created. Cherry Street offers a competitive wage and benefits package for hourly and salaried positions working 30+ hours per week. We are presently accepting resumes and applications (must submit both for consideration). Current open positions are listed at

In order to be considered for any open position, qualified job candidates must submit - at a minimum - a completed job application, professional resume and cover letter.

Application for Employment

These are accepted anytime by email or in-person at the Life Revitalization Center, located at 1501 Monroe Street in Toledo, OH - during business hours, 8:30am to 4:30pm.

Date: On-going

Recovery Program Instructors

The City Mission of Findlay (OH) is starting a Recovery Program providing educational training through formal courses. The Mission is seeking qualified instructors to volunteer to teach biblical studies sessions as well as life skills courses.  Sessions are provided throughout the day and evening. If interested, please contact Brandon Montague, Education Coordinator at

Date: On-going

Navy Chaplains

The US Navy currently has a need for chaplains. Right now there are thousands of uniformed service members serving in the Navy, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines and Marines without adequate chaplain support. These brave citizens are members of your congregations and organizations dotted all over America and have answered the call to advance the cause of freedom around the world. I hope this letter is the means God is using to open your eyes to a new and exciting ministry opportunity for you.

Qualifications for both Full-time Active Duty and Part-time Reserve Chaplains: 

  • Maximum age: 47
  • Education: the equivalent of a 72-semester hour Master of Divinity (must be 2/3 in residence)
  • Experience: Minimum of 2 years religious leadership experience
  • Physical: Meet US Navy height and weight requirements and physical fitness standards.  

If God is calling you to use your gifts and graces as an extension of your local church ministry, please contact Courtney K. Smrdel, USN, NC1 Cell: (440) 822-4848 Email:

Date: On-going

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