Job Opportunities

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

First Church of God (Anderson) in Defiance (posted on 12.1.2021)

First Church of God is now seeking applications until January 15, 2022 for the Senior Pastor position. A resume and cover letter should be emailed to 1stChurch.PastorSearch@gmail.com or mailed to Pastor Search, First Church of God, 561 Carter Road, Defiance, OH 43512.

You can read the full description by clicking here:  Senior Pastor Job Description

Timberlake Church, Redmond, WA Campus – Family Care Pastor (posted 12.1.2021)

Timberlake Church is a fast-growing, creative, tech-savvy, and increasingly multi-racial
church committed to reaching people for Christ and growing them in their faith. We are
one church with multiple campus locations in the Seattle Metropolitan Area and
Southern Washington.

We are seeking talented individuals to join the team as a full-time Family Care Pastor
at our Redmond Campus, WA. These people will be proven leaders with a track record
of success in their previous experience.

Send us the following REQUIRED items to be considered for this position:
 Your resume.
 Your cover letter
 Please send these items to HR@timberlakechurch.com

You can read the full description by clicking here: Family Care Pastor

Grace Fellowship (posted on 11.29.2021)

Grace Fellowship is a non-denominational, Christ-centered church in the Capital District that believes in the authority of the Bible. All of the Church’s teaching focuses on integrating the truth of God’s Word into our daily lives. Grace Fellowship’s mission is “to glorify God by making more and better disciples.” We believe that God, in His wisdom, has chosen us to be an integral part of helping to fulfill this mission. It’s Grace Fellowship’s goal to see our community continually moving forward in their journey towards being Christ-centered. Grace Fellowship has three locations;  Latham, Halfmoon, and Saratoga.

The church is seeking the right candidate to lead the Saratoga Campus as the new Worship Arts Director and oversee their worship ministry. The right candidate will have a deep personal life in Christ and the character and capacity that align with the church’s overall mission and vision. Below are the qualifications and responsibilities Froot Group and the church have identified for this role:

  • Create a compelling and impactful worship experience during weekend services, which engages the entire congregation by skillfully combining biblical truth with relevant music, appropriate liturgy, and the arts
  • Identify, invite, develop, empower, and spiritually shepherd musicians, artists, and other worship team members; developing leaders
  • Partner with the Campus Pastor in the planning of services and to determine vision and direction of the worship and arts ministry
  • Oversee and collaborate with the Production Coordinator, working closely with the production team during the planning and implementation of worship services and worship elements within other ministries
  • Develop and manage the worship and production budgets
  • Collaborate and grow alongside worship and production staff at all Grace Fellowship campuses
  • Create a Christ-centered culture that focuses on service and applies Biblical truths to everyday life
  • Build strong relationships with volunteers on the worship ministry team and members of the church.
  • Responsible for the scheduling, resourcing, recruiting, training and development of musicians and worship leaders on the worship team and ensuring they are equipped to serve the church with excellence.
  • Participate in all scheduled staff meetings and staff development times.
  • Continue to develop personal musical proficiency.
  • Be a team player and willing to serve the church, staff, and community when needed or requested.
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience – required
  • Associates degree from a 2-year college and/or 4 years related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience – desired
  • A vibrant relationship with Jesus and an active member of Grace Fellowship – required
  • Demonstrated history planning and leading musically both vocal and band teams in a meaningful contemporary worship experience – required
  • Commitment to a biblical theology of worship and a demonstrated heart for prayer, both in personal walk with Christ and in ministry development – required
  • Demonstrated history of decision making and exceptional attention to detail – required
  • Demonstrated history of the ability to receive and provide constructive feedback that fosters growth – required
  • Strong interpersonal skills & the ability to effectively work with a wide range of individuals – required
  • A positive, polite, friendly, and courteous attitude for interacting with kids and parents – required
  • Proven ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and written – required
  • Working knowledge of Planning Center Online software – desired
  • Availability to work evenings, weekends and weekdays as needed – required
  • Excellent in leading vocally and with an instrument.
  • Able to create and sustain a strong volunteer culture.
  • A creative-minded person that has a desire to think outside of the box.

Reports to: Campus Pastor

For more information, view the full church profile at frootgroup.com/gracefellowship

To apply, email your resume to Meggan at mjacobus@frootgroup.com.

St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church (posted on 10.22.2021)

Is God Calling You?  St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church seeks passionate, Christ-centered disciple to lead and coordinate the congregation’s ministry to families and children through grade 5. Oversee nursery, faith formation classes, and parent equipping activities in open, genuine Christian community; recruit volunteers; develop community outreach to families. Part-time. Information online at saumcfindlay.org or send resume and list of three references to St. Andrew’s UMC, 120 W. Sandusky St., Findlay, OH 45840 by Nov. 5.

Campus Pastor/Director (posted 9.30.2021) 

Are you a TEAM LEADER who has the heart to develop followers of Jesus? Are you a motivating team builder? Do you work fast, love a changing environment, and are you willing to collaborate with others? Is your communication style inspiring, optimistic, and upbeat? If this describes you, consider applying for our Campus Pastor position at The Bible Chapel!  Our urban, Wilkinsburg location is looking for someone who has a heart and passion for the city and it’s people!

***In order to move forward in the application process…please click on this link and be prepared upload your resume:


Vision: The Campus Pastor/Director will work under the direction of the Associate Pastor in order to lead, establish, and develop the Bible Chapel Campus. His responsibilities will be to lead the local campus through staff and volunteer team development toward the realization of the vision to develop followers of Jesus Christ in the local context.  To be successful, he must partner with core ministry teams.

Click here for more details: Job Description – Wilkinsburg Campus Pastor Director

Part-time church Administrative Assistant (Tiffin OH) (posted 9.17.2021)

Candidate will possess strong spiritual life, love for diverse people, computer competence (MS Office), bookkeeping skills, communication expertise, ability to maintain confidentiality, liaison with multiple volunteers/staff, and administrator of property upkeep. The employee will work independently (under the direction of the Pastor).  Send resume to secretaryfpctiffin@gmail.com

Air Force Chaplain (posted 6.2021)

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.

Navy Chaplains (ongoing)

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