To place an ad in the Classifieds, please contact Mary Nimmo, (615) 371-7929.
Classified Ads: Weeks of February 19-March 3
MINISTRY — PASTOR
First Baptist Church of Tracy City is seeking a full-time pastor. The pastor will be responsible for providing spiritual instruction and leadership to the members, volunteers and ministries of the church. Please submit resume to email@example.com, or to Pastor Search Committee, 531 Main St., Tracy City, TN 37387.
Smyrna Baptist Church (smyrnabaptist.com) in Chapel Hill, Tenn., is reopening its search for a full-time pastor. We are located in northern Marshall County, approximately 40 miles south of Nashville in a growing area of the state. Averaging about 70-80 in Sunday morning attendance, we have a traditional worship format with a piano, an organ, and a choir of 20-25 participants. We are “traditional Baptist” in our theology, meaning we believe Scripture teaches both the sovereignty of God and the free will of all persons as expressed in the Baptist Faith and Message 2000. We offer a package that includes salary, housing, medical insurance, and retirement. Please send your resume or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition to a resume, please give a link to any online preaching and Bible study teaching videos you may have.
York Bluff Baptist Church, Sheffield, Ala., is seeking a full-time pastor who will lead the church under God’s direction to be a lighthouse in the Shoals area. An energetic, tireless worker who inspires the church to serve in the same way. Relevant ministerial experience is preferred. Send resume to Pastor Search Committee, York Bluff Baptist Church, 301 N. Atlanta Ave., Sheffield, AL 35660.
Trenton Baptist Church in Trenton, Ky., seeks a full-time pastor. Trenton is located in the Clarksville, Tennessee – Hopkinsville, Kentucky area. For further information or to submit a resume e-mail email@example.com or mail Trenton Baptist Church, Attn: Pastor Search Committee, P.O. Box 191, Trenton, KY 42286.
MINISTRY — MUSIC
Trinity Baptist Church in Jonesborough, Tenn., is seeking a full-time minister of music with a heart and enthusiasm for worship. The minister of music is responsible to the senior pastor for planning, overseeing, leading, and evaluating a comprehensive music program including, but not limited to working in conjunction with the pastoral staff in planning corporate worship services; leading the adult choir and worship team; overseeing the youth and children’s choirs; working with the audio visual and lighting team; leading the congregation, averaging around 300-400, in two blended worship services. Requirements include a growing personal walk with the Lord; a character that is marked by Christ-likeness and integrity; adherence to the Baptist Faith and Message 2000; passion for worshiping God and desire to see others worship Him as well; ability to read music; ability and willingness to conduct a choir and instrumentalists; ability to utilize a variety of musical styles in a blended service, including traditional, contemporary and southern gospel; skill in relating to all ages within the congregation. A bachelor of arts or master of arts in worship, church music or a similar degree is preferred, but not required, to apply. Applicants qualified or eager to grow in these areas are encouraged to send their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. A job description will be available upon request.
Englewood First Baptist Church (McMinn County) is searching for a part-time music director. Responsibilities will include leading music in four weekly worship services (two on Sunday morning, Sunday night and Wednesday), directing our adult choir and working to incorporate our children and youth in the music program of our church. We have a blended service but lean more towards the traditional songs of our faith. Send resume to FBCE09@gmail.com or call 423-887-5175 for inquiries.
Greenfield First Baptist Church, Greenfield, Tenn., is seeking a worship pastor (music minister) who can lead traditional and blended music with excellence, as well as capable of leading children and young adult music programs. Applicant must be a team player and supportive of the core values and vision of our church. Salary and benefits based on ability and experience. Please send cover letter, resume and statement of faith to email@example.com.
MINISTRY — MUSIC
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church in Mt. Juliet, Tenn., is now accepting resumes for a part-time/bivocational minister of worship. In addition to musical training and excellent communication skills, candidates should have a track record of leading blended worship and effectively leading teams. Interested individuals should send a cover letter, resume and statement of faith to firstname.lastname@example.org, Attn: Music Search Committee.
MINISTRY — STUDENT
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, Mt. Juliet, Tenn., is currently accepting resumes for a bivocational youth minister. Working alongside the pastor, he will oversee the ongoing youth ministry engaging the students in our church and community. Please submit your resume to email@example.com, Attn: Youth Search Committee, if God leads you to apply for this position.
MINISTRY — COMBINATION
West Tennessee’s Salem Baptist Church (Trenton, Tenn.) is seeking a full-time associate pastor and student minister. The duties are overseeing all children and teens activities (teens primarily, children as overseer) and assisting the pastor as full-time associate pastor, filling pulpit, etc. The package includes a three bedroom parsonage, rent-free. Salem’s attendance is 200+. Teens attendance is 25+. Please e-mail your resume to Pastor Joel Pigg at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Baptist Church of Portland, Tenn., is seeking a full-time position for minister of students and recreation. This position will include the overseeing of student ministry, grades 7-12, as well as, being ministry leader for our family recreation center. All applicants must have answered the call to full-time Christian service and have faithfully served the Lord in ministry. All applicants must support the Baptist Faith and Message 2000. First Baptist Portland will receive resumes through the end of April 2020. All interested applicants may learn more about our church at fbcportland.org. Resume should be sent to First Baptist Church, 106 N Broadway, Portland, TN 37148 or email@example.com, Attn: Student and Rec Search Team.
Meridian Baptist Church, Jackson, Tenn., is seeking a full-time associate pastor for students and recreation responsible for planning and coordinating the programs for the spiritual development of students grades 6-12, and college age students, as well as being responsible for initiating and overseeing recreational activities for students and their families. Resume can be sent to Wilburn.firstname.lastname@example.org (Joey Wilburn) or 161 Hartsbridge Rd., Jackson, TN 38301.
MINISTRY — POSITIONS
Fern Creek Baptist Church is seeking full-time and part-time ministerial staff in the following areas: Music, Youth, Children and Preschool. According to the applicant’s gifts and skills, two of these areas will be combined for a full-time position. Applicants must exemplify a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, responsible authority, fervent evangelism, sound theology, and effective communication skills with all age groups. Applicants should have experience and education in ministry. Anyone seeking the music position must be an excellent musician, worship leader and educator. Send resume to Fern Creek Baptist Church, Attn: Personnel Committee, 5920 Bardstown Rd., Louisville, Ky. 40291, or e-mail to email@example.com. Resumes will be received through Mar. 18, 2020. Questions? Call 502-239-0316 ext. 103 (Linda Barnes Popham).
Brighton Baptist Church, Brighton, Tenn., is seeking a part-time youth minister and a part-time children’s minister. Please submit resume with references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Three-octave set of Malmark handbells for sale, 901-465-4050.