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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 Mary Beth Foust at

Ministry Postings

Stanford Baptist Church, Stanford, KY

Position: Senior Pastor (Full Time)

  • Stanford Baptist Church in Stanford, KY is seeking a pastor that will carry out the Great Commission, to be evangelistic and mission oriented and that will serve under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.
    Stanford Baptist is a non-Calvinistic church that is dually aligned with the Southern Baptist Convention and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. We are currently averaging 170 in attendance on Sunday morning. A college degree is preferred.
  • Please send resume and DVD to: Pastor Search Committee, 204 Church Street, Stanford, KY 40484 or email them to For more information please visit our website,
  • Posting Deadline: August 31, 2014

Manly Memorial Baptist Church, Lexington, VA

Position: Associate Pastor of Family Life and Music

  • This is a full-time position, reporting directly to the Senior Pastor. The associate pastor will serve in the dual capacity of family life ministry and music ministry. The associate pastor will establish an outreach in the local community to engage and invite families to Manly, by building relationships so that the Manly Memorial Baptist Church has greater visibility to present God’s message of love and forgiveness. In addition the associate pastor will provide coordination with the Children’s Director and Youth Director to support these individuals in providing faith-based, programming to children, youth, and their families. The associate pastor will also handle choral and instrumental preparation and directing, as well as conduct congregational singing in the worship services.
    Compensation is based on experience and comparable church size
  • Send resumes to:
  • Posting Deadline: December 31, 2014


Westhampton United Methodist Church, Richmond, VA

Position: Afternoon Assistant (Part Time)

  • Small private day school in the near west end is looking to fill afternoon assistant positions in our 2’s, 3’s and PK for the upcoming school year! Hours needed are 3:30-6:00 PM daily. Responsibilities include implementing afternoon enrichments, student accountability, speaking with parents at pick up, and engaging with students at all times. The ideal candidate will have early childhood education experience. The positions are from 3:30-6:00 daily, but candidates are welcome to be on our morning substitute list. Additionally, when full time positions become available, we typically hire from our part time staff. These would be great hours for a student!
  • Please respond with your attached resume to Qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview
  • Posting Deadline: August 31, 2014

Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond, Richmond, VA

Position: Director of Admissions and Recruitment

  • The Director of Admissions and Recruitment at BTSR oversees all aspects of the seminary’s admissions and recruitment process. This includes, but is not limited to, creating and implementing a comprehensive strategy to recruit students, guiding students through the admissions process and organizing the admission and recruitment office in an effective and efficient manner.
    Admissions, or closely related, experience of 3-5 years is required. A seminary degree is strongly preferred. Other job requirements include, but are not limited to, the following: strong written and presentation skills, strategic planning skills, excellent customer service skills, ability to prioritize work and handle multiple priorities simultaneously, willingness to travel, strong computer skills (Word, Excel, and other software programs), knowledge of social media and its use in institutional settings, and budget management skills.
  • Send resume to:
  • Posting Deadline: August 15, 2014


First Baptist Church, Morganton, NC

Position: Minister/Director of Music (Full Time)

  • First Baptist Church of Morganton, NC is seeking a full time Minister/Director of Music to continue the tradition of excellence in selecting meaningful, appropriate music to enhance the worship of GOD and by developing the musical talents of children, youth and adults utilizing a variety of musical styles. For more information about our church (and complete job description) please visit .
  • Resumes and references should be emailed to
  • Posting Deadline: August 31, 2014


Walnut Grove Baptist Church, Mechanicsville, VA

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

  • Walnut Grove Baptist Church is looking for a part-time Interim Director of Children and Youth Ministries. Responsibilities include planning, organizing and executing biblical based activities for children ages 4-18. Previous experience working with children in a church environment is preferred. Individual must be over the age of 18 and pass a background screening test.
  • Please forward resumes to
  • Posting Deadline: August 31, 2014

First Baptist Church, Newport News, VA

Position: Senior Pastor (Full Time)

    • First Baptist Church Newport News is a moderate congregation deeply committed to missions that subscribes to The Baptist Faith and Message 1963. After much prayerful consideration, we are seeking a new senior pastor to walk alongside us as we live out the next season in the life of our church. Click here for a detailed Pastor Profile.
    • Pastor Search Committee requests resume, at least three references and a one page written response to our Pastor Profile.
    • Send resume to:
    • Posting Deadline: August 10, 2014


New Destiny Baptist Church, Fredericksburg, VA

Position: Church Musician (Part Time)

  • Pianist/Keyboard player to provided music for our 12 member Praise Team and our Men’s Chorus. This requires rehearsals on Monday evenings and providing the music for two services on the 1st, 2nd and 4th Sundays. Tradition Gospel, Contemporary Gospel, and some hymns. Play by ear and read music
  • Send resumes to:
  • Posting Deadline: September 26, 2014

Durham Memorial Baptist Church, Durham, NC

Position: Minister of Discipleship and Children (Full Time)

  • Durham Memorial Baptist Church is seeking an energetic and spiritually mature individual to serve our church as Minister of Discipleship and Children. This individual would be responsible for planning, coordinating, directing and promoting these ministries of DMBC.
    We are seeking an individual who is creative and excited about serving Christ. They should be excited about inviting people to trust Jesus as Lord and Savior and intent on growing disciples. They should be able to promote involvement in the broader life of the church, encouraging all ages to be involved in worship, Bible study, ministry teams, church fellowships, and special church events. They should also have experience in developing, implementing and leading innovative community outreach programs. We are seeking an individual who will also be enthusiastic about leading others to worship in multiple styles, including blended and contemporary.
  • Durham Memorial is a congregation of about 600 with 160 to 180 in regular attendance.
    Durham Memorial affirms the Bible as the inspired Word of God and our guide to faith and practice. We are a diverse congregation who enjoy a blended style of worship, incorporating Praise and Worship music and traditional hymns. We affirm women deacons and have called ordained women to serve on the church staff. We are seeking the person that would honor God in this position and hope to find a good match for who we are as a church family.
  • This full time position will have a salary/compensation range of $40-50,000 depending on qualifications and experience
  • Send Resumes to:
  • Posting Deadline: December 31, 2014


Berea Baptist Church, Rockville, VA

Position: Music Minister (Part Time)

  • Berea Baptist Church in Rockville, VA is seeking a part-time minister of music and worship to help the church build on its strong history of music appreciation through the development of a dynamic worship program that allows people of all ages to enjoy music that speaks to their hearts and glorifies God. Duties include working with the pastor and staff to plan for two Sunday worship services, conducting the adult and handbell choir and serving as a resource for the praise band and the youth and children’s choirs. Candidate should possess good leadership and organizational skills and an appreciation for both traditional and current music styles. A solid scriptural understanding of worship is necessary. A college degree, preferably in music, is required; seminary and/or graduate study is preferred. Experience of 3 to 5 years in directing a choir or musical group is needed.
  • Send resumé to
  • Posting Deadline: August 1, 2014


Saluda Baptist Church, Saluda, VA

Position: Pastor (Part-Time)

  • Saluda Baptist Church in rural Middlesex County, Va, is seeking a pastor. Saluda is located approximately 60 miles from Richmond and 45 miles from Williamsburg. Saluda Baptist Church is affiliated with the CBF and SBC. Ordained women have served alongside men as deacons for many years. Average worship attendance is 50. A 3 bedroom/2 bath brick parsonage rests alongside the church property.
  • Please submit resume to John M. Bareford, PO Box 432, Saluda, VA 23149
  • Posting Deadline: July 31, 2014

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

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