Job Opportunities

To submit a position to be posted on this page, please email Katerina Hinkle at hinklek@winebrenner.edu. Please notify Katerina when the position has been filled. The following positions have been submitted by churches and ministries:

Part-time Pastor

The Ottawa Missionary Church of Ottawa, Ohio is seeking applicants for a part-time pastor position. Ottawa has a population of approximately 4500 and is located in a farming community in northwestern Ohio. Following is a profile of what we are searching for. Some of these items are negotiable (i.e. living in parsonage, musical talent, etc.), so we welcome all and any applicants who may be interested. If applicants are interested they should contact Jeff Kephart, Regional Director, at our regional office in Troy, Ohio. Jeff’s
Email address is jeffk@woh.rr.com, phone number 937-339-0015, mailing address 1509 West Main Street, Troy, Ohio 45373. You may also contact Connie Morrison of the Ottawa Missionary Church at 567-376-5217.

Pastor Profile:
1. Has credentials for Missionary Church (done by our regional office after applying)
2. Live in parsonage and do yard work for it and church (mow, remove snow, etc.)
3. Hopes are to have a spouse who is active in the church
4. Musical ability (or spouse with musical ability)
5. Will visit and pray for congregational needs in homes and hospital
6. Trained in counseling
7. Possibility of having Wednesday evening and Sunday evening services
8. Active in community outreach
9. Part-time position

Air Force Chaplain

Do today’s challenges leave you re-evaluating your ministry options? If you find yourself needing more financial support you can obtain it while expanding your personal ministry at the same time! We would like to invite you to consider the Air Force as an option for ministry expansion part-time as a reserve or a full-time active duty chaplain.  Both paths earn you outstanding healthcare options, added income, and an opportunity to serve your country. Basic requirements for both the reserve and active duty paths are a 72 hour graduate degree, ecclesiastical endorsement, and passing a health review. Contact our office where an Air Force Chaplain Corps recruiter is waiting to engage you about the Air Force ministry. Email us for more information at afrs.chaplains@us.af.mil.

June 3, 2020

Senior Pastor

The Bowmansdale Church of God was established in 1891 and is part of the Eastern Regional Conference of the Churches of God, General Conference. The average weekly attendance at Bowmansdale Church of God is 80.

The successful candidate shall:
· Have the ability to preach the Word of God accurately and with clarity.
· Have leadership skills to cast a Holy-Spirit-led vision.
· Identify, train, and equip persons to do ministry.
· Be doctrinally and theologically sound, in agreement with and supportive of the views of the Eastern Regional Conference.
· Be visible in the community such as participation in service clubs, local school functions, or other community activities.

The Bowmansdale Church of God welcomes you to submit an application with information containing your qualifications, experience, education and references to:
Eastern Regional Conference
900 Arlington Avenue, suite 213
Harrisburg, PA 17019
Attn: Pastor Dave Williams
Email: dave@erccog.org

Pastor of Discipleship

Hanover First Church of God (HFCOG), part of the Eastern Region Conference, Churches of God General Conference, has an opening for a full time Pastor of Discipleship. The candidate should be passionate about making disciples who replicate themselves in the lives of others. The Pastor of Discipleship will report directly to the Lead Pastor and will be responsible for ensuring that the mission and vision of HFCOG are carried out through the discipleship ministries.

Ideally, the Pastor of Discipleship will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Discipleship or a related field of ministry. Seminary experience is also a plus, but not a requirement. If not currently credentialed by Churches of God General Conference, he/she must successfully pass a theological exam conducted by the Eastern Region Conference Churches of God Commission on Credentialing and Placement.

For more information, visit us at hanoverbeacon.org. A more detailed ministry description is available and may be requested by e-mailing kay@hanoverbeacon.org. To apply, please submit a cover letter including your reason for interest in this position, a statement of faith and beliefs, your philosophy of discipleship ministry, and a resume that includes past work history, ministry experience, and education. Please list 2 personal references and 2 professional references as well. We are accepting applications through March 31, 2020. Send applications to:
Hanover First Church of God
Attention: Search Committee
600 Fairview Drive
Hanover PA 17331

Bi-vocational Pastor

A picturesque southern Wood County, Ohio church, is seeking a bi-vocational Pastor to replace the Senior Pastor who will be retiring this summerInterested persons seeking to expand their call into a preaching ministry, or a more seasoned pastor looking for a change of pace may find this an answer to prayer. 

The pastor and his wife are retiring after almost eleven years of service in the church and 35 years in the Gideon Ministry. They will be available, if desired, to assist in the transition. 

The church is located in a small town and is a very unique, beautiful facility (see website), renovated several times over the years and has an adjacent modern brick parsonage, 3BR, 1.5 bath, ranch style home with a two-car attached garage.  The church has a strong leadership group with good skills with a loving, compassionate and understanding style. Visitors are welcomed with a friendly reception. 

Interested persons are encouraged to visit our website: http://www.rudolphchristianchurch.org 

Contact: Pastor Larry and Polly Garzony
lgarzony1138@gmail.com (home)
419-806-4344 (home)
419.262.3099 (text)

Part-time Pastor

Valley View Church of God is located in Valley View, PA (Schuylkill County). It is a small rural community with some businesses and schools. We desire a loving, Holy Spirit led pastor for our small but loving church family. We are looking for someone to help us achieve our goal to grow the church and increase its influence in the community. Our prayer is that God will bring us a pastor who:

· Is a servant of God, with a heart for people and the Word of God;
· is a person that preaches sermons relevant to both the younger and older generations;
· Is not afraid to tackle the tough subjects in today’s “politically correct” world;
· is willing to work with the youth of the church and community;
· loves people and encourages them to be all God wants them to be;
· is willing to serve God with us and lead the church in a positive direction;
· Is willing to visit with the sick and shut–ins.

The Pastor should qualify for the biblical office of teaching elder outlined according to scripture (Titus 1, Timothy 3, etc.). He should be licensed or ordained with the Churches of God or be willing to pursue such credentials. This is a part time position with parsonage housing available. The church size is less than 50

If interested please email resume to Pastor George Jensen at gjensen@enolacog.com or sent a hard copy to:

Pastor George Jensen
Enola Church of God
9 Sherwood Drive
Enola, PA 17025

February 4, 2019


The First Congregational Church of Hudson (MI) is seeking a compassionate and energetic individual with the ability to think outside of the box in order to guide, revitalize and grow our small congregation. This individual must be a dynamic leader who will help us navigate as we re-energize our connection with the community, bolster our spiritual foundation, and aid in bringing new life into our congregation. Experience in church growth preferred.

The duties and expectations would include, but are not limited to:

  1. Sermon and Service Preparation:  Creating dynamic, relevant, engaging sermons that focus on our Christian values while embracing the challenge of growing our Congregation within the Hudson area.
  2. Congregational Guidance and Support:  Help the Congregation to modernize. Guide the desired growth and expansion in our Community outreach and missions programs, both for our youth and adult members.
  3. Pastoral Care:  Hospital & Nursing Home visits, spiritual care, and counseling are expected.
  4. Administration Expectations:  Attend monthly committee meetings as necessary.
  5. Special Services:  Christmas Eve
  6. Other duties:  Officiate at Weddings, Funerals, and Baptisms as needed.

Current church attendance is approximately 25. Monthly salary of $2,500.00. Please send resume to Ron at scienceguy149@gmail.com.

Director of Communications

The head office for the Churches of God General Conference (CGGC) denomination is looking for someone who can serve as chief storyteller for the CGGC as they help develop new ways or enhance already existing means of communications so that folks across the body of the CGGC can be informed and engaged as the CGGC seeks to maximize their collective potential for kingdom impact. Further details on the position can be found here:  blog.cggc.org/enews/director-of-communications/

If you have questions or would like to know more about this position, you are invited to contact Lance Finley at lance@cggc.org or 419-424-1961. Resumes and candidate questionnaires are to be submitted no later than January 10, 2020.

December 16, 2019

Assistant Pastor Connections and Operations

This is a full-time salaried position at Central Manor Church of God in Washington Boro, PA.

This pastor will help shepherd God’s people, by working closely with the Senior Pastor and the Elders as he assumes the responsibility to administrate and execute the ministries of the church in alignment with the mission and vision of Central Manor. Position details can be found here: https://centralmanorchurch.org/contact

This job is posted for the next three weeks and qualified applicants can submit information to the church office at office@centralmanorchurch.org

December 16, 2019


Arthur Center Church of God and Eagle Church of God are searching for a warm, caring Pastor to shepherd our two flocks. The ideal candidate will have a strong focus on evangelism and visitation.  Our churches function separately but we share a pastor and work closely together in cooperation and ministry. We belong to the Churches of God General Conference out of Findlay, OH (CGGC.org) but the churches are in the heart of Michigan. If interested please send your resume to our email at arthurcenterchurchofgod1@gmail.com or send resume to:

Arthur Center Church of God
Attn: New Pastor Opportunity.
P.O. Box 28, Clare, MI  48617

Please feel free to check out the Facebook page also.

Full-Time Pastor

Harrod Christian Church is seeking a full-time pastor effective January 1, 2020. Our mission is to connect people to Jesus Christ and to each other.

We are a small Bible-based church. We have been established in our community for over 100 years. We have a potential to grow with the guidance, love and commitment of a new pastor.

The church is located at 273 S. Main Street in Harrod, OH 45850.  www.harrodchristianchurch.com

For further details of salary package offers and pastoral duties, please send resume to: harrodchristianchurch@gmail.com

Director of Music

Growing Napoleon Church is looking to add a part-time Director of Music to its staff. Salaried position. Expectation of approximately 10 hours per week. Will lead singing on Sunday morning during worship among other duties. Prefer someone who can play acoustic guitar or keyboard, although not required. Send resume to revmkay1325@gmail.com or call Pastor Mary-Kay at 419-592-8988 for more information.

Senior Pastor at High View Church of God

High View Church, a member of the Eastern Regional Conference – Churches of God, is located in Lancaster County, PA in close proximity to the town of Strasburg. The church address is 2470 Leaman Road, Ronks, PA 17572.

A Pastoral Search Committee has been formed to pray and seek God’s will for hiring a full-time Senior Pastor at High View Church. The congregation at our church is comprised of God-gifted, multi‐talented people who love Jesus and have a desire to grow spiritually while sharing the gospel message with others. Further information about the High View ministry, including the Job Description for Senior Pastor at High View, can be found on our website: www.hvcog.org.

The candidate seeking ministry here must be able to obtain licensure or ordination within the Eastern Regional Conference of the Churches of God. Interested candidates are requested to send a current resume, a cover letter stating why you feel called to High View, and a letter of testimony about your spiritual journey with the Lord. Please send your information to, Dave Anderson, ERC Placement Representative for the Commission of Credentialing & Placement. Pastor Anderson’s email address is pastordjanderson@gmail.com.

October 16, 2019

Multiple Openings at Grace Church in Erie, PA
Grace Church is a multi-site church located in Erie, Pennsylvania which is well known for having the best of all four seasons. Located right along Lake Erie, Erie is located almost in the middle of Pittsburgh (PA), Cleveland (OH), and Buffalo (NY). If you like beaches, boating, the color of changing seasons, snow, and the best sunsets your camera can find, then Erie might just be for you. Erie is a great place to live and raise a family if you are looking for the “big city” feel without the headaches of traffic and expense. The bold vision that God has called Grace to spans from our local community to Cleveland and Buffalo to countries like Haiti and beyond.
Grace Church is hiring for these three roles:
For more information, candidates can go to whoisgrace.com.
October 10, 2019
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Masters Level Licensed Mental Health Professionals

The Counseling Source is currently looking for masters level licensed mental health professionals to work on a part time or part to full time basis. We serve nursing homes, schools, DD workshops and other community settings throughout Ohio.

A love of interacting with people and an ability to work independently are critical.
If you are interested in learning more, please either fax your resume to (800) 738-9854, email it to dturner@thecounselingsource.com, or call Dave Turner at (513) 314-6027.

Director of Worship & Youth Ministry

St. Paul’s is seeking a full time, Spirit led, Director of Worship & Youth Ministry to lead Worship
at our Modern Service and lead our Youth (6th – 12th grade) in a growing relationship with Jesus
Christ. We are a well-established caring L.C.M.C. church family that desires to keep flourishing
in Christian faith. As a congregation, we are focused on reaching the world with the great news
of salvation found in Jesus Christ. If you would like to learn more about our church, please visit
our website: stpaulslive.com.

While our preference is to fulfill our needs with one full-time individual, we will remain
open to whomever God sends us in the event we may be led to hire two part-time, called
individuals instead.

If you would like more information about this opportunity, or if you would like to apply, please
visit http://www.stpaulslive.com/employment. For any questions please call Susan Harden at 419-
893-0205 or email at smharden@saintpaulsonline.org

July 19, 2019

Full-Time Senior Minister

First Congregational Church of Wayne, Michigan is looking for a new guide to lead them on their Christian journey, deepening our love of Christ and serving with open minds, open hearts, and open hands. Interested applicants can access the Church Information Form at http://www.naccc.org and visit the church’s website at http://www.fccow.com.

Contact person is Pamela Wright at pamswright16@gmail.com.

June 27, 2019

Part-Time Minister

The Bradner Community Christian Church in Bradner, OH, is seeking part-time minister who has the love of Christ. A graduate from a Bible college is preferred. Contact Hal at 419-575-0390 for more information.

Full-time Minister

The Bradford Woods Community Church, a small, inter-denominational congregation in the Wexford area of the North Hills is seeking candidates for the position of minister.  This individual will lead and serve the congregation as pastor in all aspects of ministry. 

Required characteristics: ordained from an accredited seminary, possess a clear, personal love for Jesus, have a unique ability to understand and explain God’s word, be a clear communicator, be compassionate, and demonstrate a personal desire to grow spiritually.

To request a full job description and/or to submit a cover letter and resume, email bwcc@consolidated.net.

May 2, 2019

Part-time Worship Leader

Lawrence Free Methodist Church is located in Lawrence, KS about 30 miles west of Kansas City. LFMC is part of the Great Plains Conference of the Free Methodist Church in North America, and is also a member of the Willow Creek Association. The church is led by Senior Pastor Alex Alexander who has been on staff for a year. Each weekend, the church sees approximately 450 people during their 8:30a traditional service, and their 10:30a contemporary worship service.

Currently, the church is looking to hire a part time worship leader to lead their contemporary worship services and help shepherd and grow the worship ministry. The right candidate will have a deep personal life in Christ and the character and capacity to develop a church worship culture.

To receive the responsibilities and qualifications for this position and/or to email your resume, contact Meggan at mjacobus@frootgroup.com.

March 13, 2019

Youth Ministry Coordinator
We are seeking one to two motivated individuals to coordinate programming for toddlers through young adults and families at St. Paul Lutheran Church near Jenera, Ohio. Needed to lead 7- 12th youth and young adults and assist in activities involving children and families. No more than 35 hours per week. For more info contact (419) 365-3535, stpaullutheran6@yahoo.com or http://www.stpaulevlutheran.org
February 28, 2019
Worship Director

Grace Church is a Charis Fellowship church located in the town of Ashland, OH about an hour north of Columbus. The church is led by Senior Pastor Dan Allan who came on as the Senior Pastor almost 30 years ago. The church currently has two services, while offering children’s ministries during both services.. Service times that are offered are at 9:00a and 10:30a, both of which are identical with a blended worship style. Attendance currently runs around 1000 each Sunday for their main worship services.

The church is seeking the right candidate to take over as the new Worship Director to lead their worship ministry. The right candidate will have a deep personal life in Christ and the character and capacity to develop a church worship culture. Below are the requirements and responsibilities Froot Group has identified for this role:

For more information, visit the full church profile at: frootgroup.com/grace To apply, email your resume to Meggan at mjacobus@frootgroup.com.

February 28, 2019

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 nathan.a.cousino.mil@mail.mil

Position Posted: On-going

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 https://www.cherrystreetmission.org/about/employment

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.

Position Posted: 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: courtney.smrdel@navy.mil

Position Posted: On-going

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