Ministry Jobs

Ministry Opportunities CBF in Virginia

Ministry Search Resources from CBFVA and CBF

  • Leader Connect – CBF: Resume-matching service developed by the Leadership Development team of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. Click here to learn more!
  • Reference and Referral in Virginia: For ministers and/or churches seeking assistance in Virginia with reference and referral, please contact Rob Fox at

Ministry Postings


Central Baptist Church, Church Road, VA

Position: Youth Leader (Part Time)

  • At Central Baptist Church in Church Road, VA, we are committed to creating a place where people matter and are empowered to engage their world for Christ. We are a small, rural congregation on the cusp of breaking out to have a huge impact on our community and beyond. Part of this impact is taking shape in our youth department. We are looking for a part-time youth leader for a growing group of youth with whom the opportunity for impact is vast. Candidates interested in taking our vision and unleashing it in our youth program should email their résumés to
  • Posting Deadline: December 31, 2014

First Baptist Church, Ashland, VA

Position: Senior Pastor (Full Time)

  • Senior Pastor (FT) First Baptist Church Ashland is located in a small college town minutes north of Richmond, VA. Average attendance over two services:300. We just completed the intentional interim process and desire to expand young adult, youth, and children’s ministries. Candidates should exemplify strong spiritual leadership, be devoted to pastoral care and the Great Commission, and preach the inspired Word of God. Prefer seminary degree and 6+ years senior pastor or equivalent experience.
  • Resumes: P.O. Box 928 Ashland, VA 23005 or
  • Posting Deadline: June 15, 2014

Chestnut Grove Baptist Church, Earlysville, VA

Position: Associate Pastor for Formation (Full Time)

  • Chestnut Grove Baptist Church in Earlysville, Virginia seeks a pastoral associate to co-develop and implement a comprehensive strategy of incarnational Christian formation. S/he will collaboratively lead the evolution of a multi-faceted, multi-age, education program toward a sustainable culture of maturing disciples. Seminary education, congregational experience, and steady personal devotion required.
  • View Position Description:
    Submit resumes  to
  • Posting Deadline: April 30, 2014

Ginter Park Baptist Church, Richmond, VA

Position: Financial Secretary (Part Time)

  • The work load is ten to twelve (10-12) hours per week. The work week is flexible. Salary is rated at roughly fourteen dollars ($14) per hour.
  • Responsibilities include general bookkeeping duties as well as some additional administrative duties. Computer proficiency is required. Experience with the ACS system is beneficial.
  • Inquiries should be directed to Rev. Mandy England Cole, Ginter Park Baptist Church, 804-359-2475 or
  • Posting Deadline: May 1, 2014

Heritage Baptist Church, Annapolis, MD

Position: Interim Pastor (Part Time)

  • Heritage Baptist Church in Annapolis, Maryland, is seeking a part-time interim pastor. HBC seeks an individual who has a love for people, the local church and its community. We are considering individuals who have demonstrated skills and strengths in the various demands of pastoral interim ministry: preaching, leadership; pastoral care; and team work
    with existing full-time ministers and staff. Duties will include: Sunday morning preaching; all day Wednesdays to include a staff meeting, dinner and Wednesday night Bible Study; and limited visitation. Additionally, participate in monthly Deacon and leadership meetings as appropriate.
  • If you are interested please include in your response a recent resume and a minimum of 3 references, cover letter and salary expectation to: or
    mail to Heritage Baptist Church c/o Interim Task Force.
    1740 Forest Drive, Annapolis MD 21401
  • Posting Deadline: April 28, 2014

CentrePointe Counseling, Inc., Ashton, MD

Position: Pastoral Counselor (Part Time)

  • CentrePointe Counseling, Inc. offers counseling jobs to those seeking employment as a Christian counselor / pastoral counselor. If you are a Master’s or Ph.D. level clinician (LCPC, LCSW-C, LCADC, LCMFT, etc) who is interested in working for CentrePointe.
  • To Apply, please go to: Please indicate your level of licensure in your resume & cover letter.
  • We currently have space available at many of our site locations to add additional counseling coverage. Visit our website for a complete listing of office locations throughout the state of Maryland.
  • Benefits include: health/disability/life insurance, retirement plans, independent flexible schedules, competitive compensation (up to 65%), status as a W-2 employee, professional development/CEU’s offered, electronic health record and related equipment provided, supervision provided (no employee cost), supportive board of directors, and collaborative atmosphere of like-minded professionals
  • Posting Deadline: January 1, 2015

Shalom Baptist Church, Mechanicsville, VA

Position: Youth Minister (Part Time)

  • We are a growing traditional Southern Baptist Church that strives to be the complete church using our complete gifts completely. We are searching for a part-time (30 hr/wk) Youth Minister whose focus will be developing relationships in order to disciple students so that they may learn & spread the Gospel as they grow closer to the Lord in their walk. We look forward to seeing who God is already preparing to lead our youth. For more info please go to
  • Job description can be found on website:
  • Please send resumes to:
  • Posting Deadline: April 14, 2014

Salem Avenue Baptist Church, Rolla, MO

Position: Senior Pastor (Full Time)

  • Salem Avenue Baptist (SABC) in Rolla, Missouri, is seeking a full-time pastor. SABC has a typical Sunday attendance of approximately 240. Rolla has a population of approximately 20,000 and is home to the Missouri University of Science and Technology. This combined with Rolla’s small-town culture, leads to a diverse community and opens the door to a tremendous variety of mission and outreach opportunities.
    The main responsibility of the pastor at SABC is to demonstrate his love for God by shepherding the congregation. This is primarily accomplished by preaching God’s word, providing leadership, and building relationships with the staff and congregation.
  • Please submit your resume, a minimum of three references and optional cover letter to SABC through email to or mail to
    Salem Avenue Baptist Church
    C/O Pastor Search Committee
    1501 E HWY 72
    Rolla, MO 65401
  • Posting Deadline: May 10, 2014

May Memorial Baptist Church, Powhatan, VA

Position: Minister to Youth (Part Time)

  • May Memorial Baptist Church, a moderate Baptist congregation in Powhatan, VA is searching for a part-time minister to youth. This position includes regular responsibilities with youth in the church and community, including weekly faith development opportunities, camp, mission trips, and fellowship activities.
  • Please send your résumé and any questions to Michael Edwards,
  • Posting Deadline: April 30, 2014

Clarksville Baptist Church, Clarksville, VA

Position: Minister to Students (Full Time)

  • Embrace the “mission” of our youth ministry while supporting and encouraging each student’s growth in faith and development of personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Provide an active role in the leadership, development, and ministry to and with the youth of CBC and their friends. This includes Bible studies, activities, fellowship time, and interaction in youth activities in the community. Place a strong emphasis on cultivating relationships with youth in order to be a respected role model who can disciple them and help them to grow in the Christian Faith.
  • Submit resume’s to:
  • Posting Deadline: May 30, 2014

Parham Road Baptist Church, Richmond, VA

Position: Minister of Music/Accompanist (Part Time)

  • Seeking individual to lead our choir and praise team. Need to be able to accompany on piano and/or organ. Individual must also be able to assist praise band in preparation for worship.Position requires Wednesday night rehearsal and 10:00 Sunday worship.
  • Send Resumes to:
  • Posting Deadline: April 15, 2014

First Baptist Church, Monroe, NC

Position: Associate Pastor (Full Time)

  • First Baptist Church of Monroe, NC is seeking an associate pastor for focusing on children, youth and their families with strong intensive in discipleship for all age groups of the church. Emphasis will include leadership in education with fresh and creative approaches to meet changing needs of the church community. This position includes, though not limited to, visiting, counseling and administrative details and a high energy level. FBC is affiliated with CBF and CBF-NC
  • Preferably candidates should have a seminary degree and ordination. All resumes should be sent to:
  • Posting Deadline: April 30, 2014

Culpeper Baptist Church, Culpeper, VA

Position: Summer Intern for Children and Youth (Part Time)

  • Culpeper Baptist Church is seeking a Summer Intern for Children and Youth. The term of employment is for 10-12 weeks at approx. 30 hours per week. Interested individuals may view job description and download application at: or contact Church office at 540-825-8192.
  • Posting Deadline: April 30, 2014

Westwood Baptist Church, Springfield, VA

Position: Youth Ministry Intern (Part Time)

  • Principal Function: Assist the Director of Youth Ministries in the ongoing development and maintenance of the youth ministry. This position shall last for ten weeks and requires approximately 20 hours of work per week, including some nights/weekends. The ideal candidate is someone with experience working with youth or a desire to explore youth ministry work.
  • Specific Responsibilities: Youth Worship Leadership, Programming, Administration, and Pastoral Care.

First Baptist Church, Asheville, NC

Position: Minister to Students (Full Time)

  • Principal Function: The Minister with Students is responsible for giving leadership to the church’s ministry of nurture and faith development for students and twenty something adults. Such leadership involves planning, coordination, and evaluation of the church’s ministry to and with youth and also involves pastoral care for young people and their families.
  • Applicants should send résumés to ministry assistant Greg Feightner at Résumés should be attached in a PDF format and a cover letter may be included in the body of the email.Please use the Subject line: MWSS-LastName. Email submissions are preferred.Applicants may send their resume by postal mail to Greg Feightner, First Baptist Church Asheville, 5 Oak St, Asheville, NC 28801
    Resumes will be accepted until position is filled.
  • Posting Deadline: June 1, 2014

Vienna Baptist Church, Vienna, Virginia

Position: Senior Pastor (Full Time)

  • Senior Pastor–The Vienna Baptist faith community seeks a strong pastoral leader to guide us, to minister alongside us, to cast the vision, and join our journey of spiritual growth and discipleship. For further information, see the pastor search page at Send resume and cover letter to
  • Posting Deadline: April 30, 2014

Black Creek Baptist Church, Mechanicsville, VA

Position: Minister to Youth (Part Time)

  • Provide caring, Godly leadership and guidance for a small but active and involved youth group. With help from parents and other adults, prayerfully plan and execute events and activities that will promote the group’s growth in Christ and through their love for others help them to share God’s love and plan of salvation.
    Sunday AM & PM, Wed PM, office hrs. once per week.
  • Contact Pam Mentz for more information:
  • Posting Deadline: April 15, 2014

Glen Allen Baptist Church, Glen Allen, VA

Position: Youth Minister (Part-Time)

  • Glen Allen Baptist Church, five miles from new BTSR campus, previously served by BTSR student, seeking part-time Youth Minister, a CBF church supporting BGAV, BWA, BTSR, affirming male and female leadership, ordained and lay, with remarkably devoted adult-youth leadership and funding for ministry.
  • Posting Deadline: Open Until Filled

Westhampton UMC, Richmond, VA

Position:Director of Children and Youth Ministries (Part Time)

  • Westhampton UMC (Richmond, VA) announces an opening for a Director of Children’s & Youth Ministries to help build young disciples for Christ. Presently, Westhampton UMC is a small, intergenerational congregation with a dynamic group of volunteers committed to faithfully nurturing our children and youth. This position is 15 hrs/wk, including Sundays. Responsibilities include providing oversight and implementation of all programming for children and youth. A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred. Candidates must be a team player and have a passion for working with children and youth. The ability to connect with persons of all ages and communicate effectively with them is essential. Strong planning and organizational skills, including the ability to create and manage online sign-ups as well as recruit and coordinate volunteers, are required. A mature and well-articulated relationship with Jesus Christ is essential, along with a commitm ent to practicing Christian discipline and embracing United Methodist doctrine and theology. A thorough background check is required.
  • Please email a cover letter, résumé, and 3 references to Or mail to: Westhampton UMC, Attn: SPRC; 6100 Patterson Ave. Richmond, VA 23226.