Ministry Opportunities



Full Time, Solo Pastor - Jordan, Montana
Community Presbyterian Church is searching for a full time Solo Pastor. Job Description is here. Contact Rev. George Goodrich 406-570-2937 or email george@yellowstonepcusa.org

Full Time, Solo Pastor, Shared locations - Hysham, Montana & Colstrip, Montana
This position will be shared between two congregations; United Community Church of Colstrip and Community Presbyterian Church of Treasure County. Please see both job descriptions here and here. For more information contact  Contact Rev. George Goodrich 406-570-2937 or email george@yellowstonepcusa.org

Three Quarter Time, Pastor - Terry, Montana
Terry Community Church is looking for a 3/4 time Pastor. Job Description is here.  Contact Rev. George Goodrich 406-570-2937 or email george@yellowstonepcusa.org

Full or Part-time, Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministry- Discovery Bay, California
Delta Community Presbyterian Church is looking for a Director of Children's, Youth & Family Ministy. His/her main responsibility is to develop and lead ministries to, with and by Children, Youth and their families, with an objective to foster and nurture Christian faith and disciplineship in visibile, fruitfull ways in support of families. A full job description is here. For more information call 925-634-0184 or email deltachurch@dcpfamily.org

Full time, Solo Pastor, Windsor Prebyterian Church - Windsor, California
Windsor Presbyterian Church is located just north of Santa Rosa in the heart of California’s wine country. Our little church has a big heart, lofty aspirations and is dedicated to serving our broader community. We want to do more! Join us in partnership as our pastor. Full job description and CLC MIF here. Contact paul@slaikeu.com for more information

Full Time, Operations Manager/Executive Pastor, Valley Presbyterian Church - Portola Valley, California
We are in an exciting phase of building out the “base camp” at VPC and we are looking for someone who is highly capable of running our Operations and setting up healthy systems to optimize our mission. This position also has the potential to grow into more of an executive pastor/COO role with the right personnel fit. The Operations Manager reports directly to the Senior Pastor. Staff members assigned to work in the areas of communications, facilities, and technology report to the Operations Manager. The position requires both hands-on completion of various tasks and oversight of staff members or volunteers for certain tasks. The ratio of oversight versus actual execution of the tasks by the Operations Manager will depend on the skills of the Operations Manager and the nature of the tasks to be performed and may vary at times over the course of a year. A candidate with pastoral experience, although not required, would find opportunities to excel and grow in this role. A full job description is located here. Email resume to: cnjwarner@mac.com or call 925-708-5979

Full Time, NextGen Student Ministry Director, Clear Lake Presbyterian Church - Houston, Texas
Clear Lake Presbyterian Church, a large, friendly, missionally-focused PC(USA) church located in the shadow of NASA in the Clear Lake area of Houston, Texas, is looking for a dedicated full-time NextGen Student Ministry Director. CLPC is an active, well-educated, multi-generational church committed to being a disciple-multiplying church, while helping raise children as thriving followers of Christ. The Student Ministry Director will be responsible for organizing and coordinating ongoing ministries that maximize 6th- 12th grade students’ spiritual growth as disciples, both in and outside the walls of the church, while building relationships with students and parents. This is a unique opportunity to help shape the ministry’s multi-faceted programming. The NextGen Student Ministry Director, in addition to building commitment and trust with parents, training and equipping volunteers, and steering a Spirit-led program of mission and ministry opportunities, will join a vibrant pastoral staff and administrative team committed to students and their families. The ideal candidate will be Christ-centered, energetic, have a college degree with three or more years of experience leading dynamic student ministries within larger congregations, and possess a contagious faith consistent with the beliefs of the Presbyterian PC(USA) denomination. Our Search Committee welcomes your resume and cover letter for consideration and asks that they be sent to Aly Eaton

Part Time, St. John’s Presbyterian Church of Berkeley – Berkeley, California
St. John’s Presbyterian Church of Berkeley is looking to hire a Director of Christian Education to facilitate the educational needs of the congregation and conduct outreach with the local community. Full job description here or call 510-845-6830.

Full Time, Senior Pastor / Head of Staff, First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley – Berkeley, CA 
First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley is seeking a senior Pastor/Head of staff to provide pastoral leadership in preaching and teaching the Word, administering the sacraments, equipping and enabling the people of God in worship and service, exercising care for those in need, and sharing in the ministry of the church in governing bodies and ecumenical relationships. The Senior Pastor / Head of Staff also provides, in consultation with the Session, administrative leadership for the church in areas related to strategic planning, leading development, communication, budgeting, organizing, staffing, supervising, and evaluating the ministry of the church. For full job description visit here.

Part Time, Office Manager, Fairfax Community Church – Fairfax, California
Dynamic person of integrity & heart sought for part-time Office Manager position at Fairfax Community Church. We are a small progressive congregation with an arts & dance focus and a large presence in the Community. Responsibilities include: general office work, managing communications including social media marketing, procurement and space rental coordination. 10 hrs /week to grow as we do. $20/hr to start.

Email your creative resume to us.

Solo Pastor, Cordova Presbyterian – Cordova, Tennessee
Cordova Presbyterian seeks a pastor to who with creativity, brings new and imaginative ideas for the church’s ministry and mission, while also being sensitive to the traditions which have helped define the church through the years. Full job description and PCUSA MIF here. 901-754-3553 or office@cordovapres.org

Full Time Pastor, First Presbyterian Church – Jackson, Missouri
Full job description here. Contact acts5.2829@yahoo.com or 573-243-4265

Part-time Summer AM Teacher, Agape Community Center – San Francisco California
Summer teaching opportunities K to 8th grades: Agapeland, a 30 year old Summer Program in San Francisco, is hiring AM Teachers: including teaching academics and the Bible, field trips. PM Teacher openings are for teaching Chinese language and culture, plus Extended Care Teachers. Training provided, previous experience with children preferred. Dates are from August 17 & 18(training) August 19-August 9, 2019 Full job description and application may be found here . Please contact Agapeland at 415-387-7204 or  accsf@ggcrc.org

Managing Editor, Unbound – Louisville, KY
www.justiceUnbound.org, an online publication of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is searching for Managing Editor of Unbound, a 2-3 year ordainable position. We are looking for activists who are also very good writers and editors, concerned to illuminate and strengthen connections between the Gospel and positive social change. See full job description here, and the current posting with application link here. For questions contact Rev. Chris Iosso at 502-569-5814 or email Christian.Iosso@pcusa.org

Associate Pastor for Faith Formation, Westminster Presbyterian Church – Minneapolis, MN
WPC seeks an Associate Pastor for Faith Formation to to lead a collaborative, connectional, comprehensive team approach to Westminster’s ministries of faith formation, and serve as pastor to ministry areas of Families, Youth, and Children and Adult Education bringing a passion for teaching, learning and spiritual development.

Read the full position description here.

Submit applications to jteliczan@wpc-mpls.org

Full Time, Church Educator, Westminster Presbyterian Church – Wilmington, PA
Please see the full position description here. Apply to apply@wpc.org

Full Time, Associate Pastor for Faith Formation, Westminster Presbyterian Church – Minneapolis, Minnesota
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Minneapolis is seeking a Full time Associate Pastor for Faith Formation to lead a collaborative, connectional, comprehensive team approach to Westminster’s ministries of faith formation.

General responsibilities include to serve as pastor to ministry areas of Families, Youth, and Children and Adult Education bringing a passion for teaching, learning and spiritual development.

A full job description is available here. Interested candidates should contact apnc.wpc.mpls@gmail.com or call 612-208-6190

Full Time, Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, St. Andrew Presbyterian Church – Yuba City, California
The Director of Young and Young adult ministry at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church under the direction of the Pastor or his/her representative, will coordinate and provide a ministry of caring, nurturing, and spiritual growth for the youth and young adults of the Church. A full job description is located here. Applicants may contact Susie Cauchi at scauchi@standrewpcusa.org or call 530-673-7353

Paid Summer Intern, Grace First Presbyterian Church – Long Beach, California
The MEGUMI Project at Grace First Presbyterian Church will provide formational space in which young adults can explore the connection between their faith and vocation as they learn to serve God. GFPC has a diverse congregation that is intentionally multicultural and intergenerational and includes an active core of Japanese-American members.

The MEGUMI Project summer internship will provide a broad and thoughtful experience in ministry by exposing interns to a wide range of ministries at GFPC such as: worship leadership; leading activities for children, youth, and adults; pastoral visitation; leading retreats for various age groups; etc. Over the course of the eight weeks, the interns will develop and deepen relationships with one another and with members and friends of the congregation. These experiences form the basis for reflection on their own vocational calling through written papers and scheduled conversations with the pastor, mentors, and peers. Please contact eliseo.gracefirst@gmail.com or 540-912-3892

Full Time, Pastor Head of Staff, First Presbyterian Church – Valparaiso, Indiana
First Presbyterian Church of Valparaiso is seeking a Senior Pastor/Head of Staff to shepherd a congregation of over 350 in a vibrant and growing college community located near the south shore of Lake Michigan 40 miles southeast from Chicago. Our congregation has active mission in both the community and on the broader national & global stages. The pastor will lead the staff which includes a Youth Ministry & Christian Education Director providing a broad range of educational opportunities, part-time music ministry leaders, other part-time staff and seven internal teams of lay leaders who are helping us serve as Jesus served. The ideal candidate has 5 -10 years as a Head of Staff and is capable of delivering engaging sermons that connect God’s Word with our daily lives along with leading traditional and contemporary worship services. A full job description is available here. Applicants may also contact 219-464-4985 or email pnc.fpcvalpo@gmail.com

Full Time, Associate Pastor for Programs and Engagement, Davis Community Church – Davis, California
Davis Community Church seeks to offer a true “commons” for people from all walks of life—a faith community that brings together the spiritual and the material, the religious and the non-religious. As we seek to remain alive and relevant in today’s rapidly changing world, our congregation of nearly 600 people has taken bold steps to shape a vision and strategy to become a robust center for spiritual formation, human transformation, and contemplative activism.

We seek a pastoral partner who will work alongside our talented leaders and staff, helping us increase diversity, foster new avenues of access for culturally non-dominant peoples, and embody the ways Jesus challenged the assumptions, structures, and systems of power and privilege that create injustice, oppression, and abuse.

Committed to full inclusion, we are eager to receive applications for people drawn to ministry within a dynamic downtown and university setting, and we invite conversations with LGBTQ individuals, women, and people of color. More information is available here. For more information email dccapnc2019@gmail.com

Full Time, Solo Pastor, First Presbyterian Church – Coalinga, California
First Presbyterian Church in Coalinga is a small but mighty congregation. Our congregation needs a spiritually grounded pastor who would be motivated to love our church and community. We need a leader with creativity to nourish and motivate our congregation. He or she should have organizational skills and the ability to bring others together to assist all in their walk with the Lord. A full Job description is available here. You may also call PNC Chairperson, Barbara at 559-287-9628 or email wiesthb@sbcglobal.net 

Full Time, Interim Pastor, Grace Fellowship Community Church – San Francisco, California
Grace Fellowship Community Church (GFCC), a Cumberland Presbyterian congregation based in the Mission District of San Francisco, is offering a short-term assignment for an experienced pastor (Pastor) to come alongside the congregation during a period of transition. GFCC has had two senior pastors in its 35 year history and expects to hire a full-time senior pastor in the future. The short-term pastor will act as a companion on the church’s journey by helping to pastor the congregation and assist the leadership while we revisit our vision and implement new practices for pastoral care, teaching, preaching and administration. Please see attached for further information. Full Job Description is here, and for more information contact searchteam@gfccsf.org or call 415-703-6090

Part Time or Full Time, Pastor or Teaching Elder, Millersburg First Presbyterian Church – Millersburg, Ohio
Millersburg First Presbyterian Church is located in Holmes County and hosts the second largest population of Amish in the world. Our congregation is a willing group of people who are mission oriented. Our mission is to glorify God, proclaim the Gospel, serve others, and make disciples of Jesus Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit.  A full job description is available here.  For more information contact Molli Money moneymjm6@yahoo.com or call 330-231-6471

Full Time, Director for Youth and Family Ministries, First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley – Berkeley, California
First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley is a community thoughtfully engaged in our faith, embracing people of all ages, ethnicities, backgrounds, and circumstances. This is a place where questions can be asked, honest reflection is encouraged, creativity is cultivated, and where faith is not a formula, but a life lived. A job description is available here. For more information contact Bonnie Rauscher at 510-280-6130 or bonnier@fpcberkeley.org

Full Time, Senior Pastor, Chinese Community Church – San Diego, California 

Chinese Community Church is seeking a full-time pastor to serve a diverse congregation in ethnicity and age. Areas of focus are young families, teens, Mandarin ministry, and seniors. A full job description is available here. Contact chanmeijean018@gmail.com or call 619-9952-3888

Part Time, Solo Pastor, Trinity Presbyterian Church – Sacramento, California
Trinity Presbyterian Church is a smaller community church well centered in the middle of a growing city next to the California State Capitol city of Sacramento. We are looking for a part-time pastor who will be responsible for:

  • Providing spiritual leadership for the church in conjunction with Session(our leadership board)
  • Leading worship and preaching at regular Sunday services. Pastor’s leadership and preaching in worship will include special seasonal services
  • Calling on those experiencing emergency injury, illness or personal crisis, with assistance and coordination of the Deacon Board
  • Providing administrative leadership as needed
  • Moderating the session and congregational meetings
  • Working with the chairs of all committees as needed to provide guidance and to focus the vision of the different groups towards a single inspired vision
  • Praying for the church
  • Be a community liaison

For more information contact schlooney@hotmail.com or call 916-601-7924

Full Time, Associate Pastor for Family Ministry, Faith Presbyterian Church – Cape Coral, Florida
Faith Presbyterian Church, Cape Coral, FL, seeks an Associate Pastor for Family Ministry. The congregation of 1500+ takes seriously its mission “to be a Presbyterian community of joy and excitement that promises to love, comfort, and respect everyone through the challenging power of Christ.” Faith recently adopted the words “Welcoming-Inclusive-Evolving” to embody both mission and vision.

The Associate Pastor of Family Ministry must be a keeper of the vision, an inspirational leader and one who empowers talented lay leaders and a strong staff. The candidate will provide leadership for the congregation and outreach to young adults and families in the community. Pastoral care for all ages, preaching, and worship leadership are also an integral component to achieving Faith’s goals.

See the attached MIF for complete description. For additional information email apncfaith2019@gmail.com or call 239-542-2858 ext. 206

Full Time, Associate Pastor, St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church – Dallas Texas
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church is a 400 member PC(USA) church in a suburb of Dallas. We are seeking an Associate Pastor who will serve as a generalist, fully engaged in the life of the congregation, preaching, teaching, and helping to implement outreach activities. Our Associate Pastor will work closely with our Senior Pastor, leading, preaching, collaborating with our members as they seek to manifest the Spirit for the common good. See full job description here. For more information email apnc@saintb.org or call 972-783-1520

Full Time, Associate Pastor for University And Social Justice Mission – Westminster Virginia
Westminster Presbyterian Church of Charlottesville, VA (PCUSA) seeks a permanent full time (ten months) Associate Pastor for University and Social Justice Mission. We stand ready to welcome an innovative and compassionate minister to join our Head of Staff and our Associate Pastor for Christian Formation in sharing leadership of a diverse and inclusive 600-member church founded in service to the University of Virginia (UVA). Our congregation values intellectual and theological curiosity, community activism, justice work and witness, and environmental stewardship. This position requires a gifted media communicator and public speaker, as well as a pastoral advisor attuned to the particular needs and hopes of university students and faculty. This person must possess an eagerness to work toward ecumenical and multicultural partnerships within the larger community. Westminster enjoys a beautiful and historic setting in view of the Blue Ridge Mountains and adjacent to UVA, a UNESCO World Heritage site designed by Thomas Jefferson. We encourage recent seminary grads and those recently or soon-to-be ordained to apply. A detailed job description is available here.  For more information, call 434-960-6665 or email at westminstervaapnc@gmail.com

Full Time, Director of Youth Ministries, Independent Presbyterian Church – Birmingham, AL
Independent Presbyterian Church (IPC) is a 2,300-member Presbyterian Church (USA) congregation. Located in the heart of a vibrant city in a diverse and historic neighborhood, IPC is known for a commitment to local and global missions, beautiful and uplifting worship, and excellent Christian Education.

IPC is in search of a full-time Director of Youth Ministry who will work as a member of the Christian Education staff (CE) and is supported by the Youth Subcommittee. The DYM will work closely with the Executive Assistant for CE, part time youth ministry staff, interns and volunteers.

The desired candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree and be proficient with Microsoft Office, power point, and social media platforms. Full job description may be accessed here. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to cejobs@ipc-usa.org  or call 205-933-1830

Full Time, Associate Pastor, Brentwood Presbyterian Church – Los Angeles, California
Brentwood Presbyterian Church the warm heart of suburban westside LA is looking for and Associate Pastor who is a compassionate and enthusiastic servant leader, able to bring out the best in others, who knows and professes the love of Jesus and has both spiritual and emotional maturity — someone with self awareness and resilience, as well as intellectual curiosity, wisdom, energy, imagination and flexibility.

Candidates need to be strong communicators, in one-on-one/group conversations and as teachers and preachers, knowledgeable about Scripture and able to contextualize it with joyful dedication to the transformative message of the Gospel. They need to be able to inspire and walk with congregants at all stages of their faith journeys. Candidates also should have mission experience, domestically and globally, and be well versed in cultural differences. They should possess the organizational skills to timely stimulate and implement both ongoing and new mission projects, collaborating with and motivating lay teams. Please see the church’s MIF for more detail. You may contact Brentwood Associate Pastor Nominating Committee at BrentwoodAPNC@gmail.com or call 310-826-5656

Requirements include an MDiv degree and PC(USA) ordination.

Full Time, Lead Pastor, Saratoga Federated Church – Saratoga, California
Saratoga Federated Church is looking for a Lead Pastor who personifies servant leadership: one who is equal parts visionary leader who inspires congregational and staff engagement, and collaborator who fosters a team environment and partnership with the staff and congregation. A full job description is available here.  Contact Sally Bryant at sally@saratogafederated.org  or  call 408-867-1000

Full Time, Associate Pastor of Students and Children, Solana Beach Presbyterian Church – Solana Beach, California
Solana Beach Presbyterian Church is seeking an Associate Pastor of Students and Children who will strategically lead and pastor the high school student ministries and provide oversight to the middle school and children’s ministries by working collaboratively with staff and church leadership, and recruiting and equipping student and adult volunteer leaders.

This person will be a member of the Ministry Leadership Team and Session and as such will contribute to the implementation of the broader church strategy. He or she will also be called to lead worship services and perform other ordained pastoral duties.

This person will be a person of integrity and authenticity, creating a welcoming and safe environment for students and children with different backgrounds, families, experiences, and disabilities. This position requires that the candidate be ordained in the PCUSA or will be qualified and willing to be ordained in the PCUSA within one year of hire.

Interested persons should contact jallred@vanderbloemen.com or call 713-300-9665

Full time, Senior Minister and Head of Staff, The Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill is a high-energy, inclusive community of faith with more than 550 members. Currently seeking someone with a gift for theologically and biblically substantive preaching, a faith-driven passion for equality, diversity and justice, appreciation for excellence in music and the arts, a heart to comfort those in need, and a vision to challenge their congregation and lead them anew to be Christ’s faithful disciples. Interested persons can submit a Pastor Information Form through the PC (USA) Church Leadership Connection or email directly to the Pastor Nominating Committee at pcchpnc@gmail.com

Full or Part-Time English Ministry Pastor, Korean Community Presbyterian Church – Columbia, South Carolina
The Korean Community Presbyterian Church is now looking for a full time, or part time English Ministry pastor . Candidate will have graduated or be in school at an accredited Seminary. Candidate will have a clear calling to youth ministry and speak fluent English. Job responsibilities include Sunday worship sermon, Sunday Lunch Fellowship and a Friday Bible Study/Fellowship.

Please submit resume (with photo), personal statement of faith and vision, two reference letters (1 from a former ministry, along with 1 sermon (CD or MP3) to Elder Mike Choe scmike528@yahoo.com  For more information call 803-727-0137

Part-Time Director of Youth Ministries, The Presbyterian Church of Barrington – Barrington, Illinois

The Presbyterian Church of Barrington is now seeking a Director of Youth Ministries who will be responsible for leading and developing church programs for the youth in middle (6th grade) through high school with a core objective being to energize, organize and inspire the youth to be servants and to grow and be strengthened in their faith development and relationship with Jesus Christ.

For more information contact Pastor Joseph Dorociak at 847-381-0975 or pastorjoe@pcbarrington.org

Full-time Lead Pastor, Vinewood, Chinese for Christ, – Berkeley, California
Vinewood CFC, Berkeley is a bilingual non-denominational church located in Berkeley, CA, which was started in the 1970s as a Chinese-speaking church. Gradually the English-speaking congregation, Vinewood, emerged, which called its first full-time pastor in the 1980s. The English congregation currently consists of youth, college students, young adults, and mature adults. The Full-time experienced candidate will minister to an English-speaking congregation.

A minimum of three years of church ministry experience, preferably in the setting of an Asian-American church.

Additional information about the church, including statement of faith and leadership team, can be found on the website. Contact Victor Zou at 415-305-6437 or victor.y.zou@gmail.com

Part-time Pastor, First Presbyterian Church –  Graniteville, Vermont
This rural community church, situated less than 15 minutes from the state capital, is looking for a minister to bring energy, vision and leadership to this small congregation.  The pastor duties will include spiritual and worship leadership, pastoral care, community outreach and participation in the Presbytery of Northern New England.  For more information contact Dottye Ricks at (802) 476-0942 or drrdaerin@gmail.com

Full-time Solo Pastor, Elder First Presbyterian Church – Aurora, Missouri
The Solo pastor will minister to small town church of approximately 50 members.  The church has an active elementary age LOGOS program and in partnership with the new Solo pastor hopes to develop Junior and Senior High youth programs.  See why Aurora Missouri is special here. For more information contact Scott Pettit at (417) 678-2187 or scott@pettitlawoffice.com

Full-time Minister for Christian Formation, Swarthmore Presbyterian Church – Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Swarthmore Presbyterian Church is looking for candidates may be ordained or a lay person who has an MDiv, MA in Christian education or theological studies from an accredited institution.  Responsibilities will entail leading the entire program area of Christian Formation including, working with lay leaders to plan, develop, direct and lead Christian Formation programs, assisting in worship leadership, preaching, counseling, and pastoral care.  For more information contact Doug McCullough at (215) 280-4568 or demccull@gmail.com