Seeking Settled Pastor

The Palisades Community Church in Northwest Washington D.C. is a small, diverse, multi-denominational church united by its members’ love of Christ and each other. This neighborhood church seeks a settled pastor to begin by September 4, 2017, if possible.  We are dedicated to building community amidst diversity of race, ages, lifestyle, and belief, and are affiliated with the International Council of Community Churches (ICCC). The ideal candidate will inspirit our engagement with each other and the community by providing thoughtful sermons and services; communicating effectively with members and neighbors; and organizing regular activities.  The settled pastor will supervise our staff (administrative assistant, music director, Sunday School teacher).  The settled pastor must be able to work within our democratic framework for decision-making.  Salary will be offered commensurate with the candidate’s experience, preaching, teaching, time commitment, and pastoral skills. Interested applicants should visit our website at for the application package. Applications are welcome early; we intend to stop receiving applications on April 28, 2017.

Seeking a Pastor 

 A longstanding community church of 95 years is looking for one pastor with a heart for God. We are seeking an educated candidate to continue what our church has built, and lead us toward God’s will for our future. Our church offers a traditional and a contemporary morning worship service as well as weekly Bible/prayer study. Family oriented would be a good description of our congregation. Our church is located in a small Mid-Michigan community near the Saginaw Bay, and minutes to stores, a mall, and other cities. A parsonage is available on the church grounds. Interested candidates please send your resume to Kawkawlin Community Church Pulpit Committee P.O. Box 627 Kawkawlin, MI 48631 or email


Seeking a Senior Pastor

The Havenscourt Community Church membership of Oakland California is prayerfully seeking an experienced full-time Pastor with Theological and formal academic training to Shepard full time an interdenominational Community Church congregation.  A benefit package will be offered to the successful candidate.

The pastor applicant must be called by God and equipped to effectively preach and teach His Word.   Our  next pastor must be responsible for the biblical and spiritual obligations  as outlined in I Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9 and also be a man  after God’s own heart (I Samuel 13:14)…We are seeking a visionary with strong leadership skills who preaches the Gospel of Jesus Christ, teaches sound Christian Doctrine, engages in pastoral care, directs Christian growth and development and promotes missions and the Great Commission for increasing the Kingdom of God…

The Pastor is responsible to the church:

 Set as a guideline of personal behavior the standard required in I Timothy 3:1-7 and I Peter 5:1-4.

 Provide administrative leadership for the total church program.

 Maintain a regular program of study to enable himself to plan and conduct meaningful worship services.

 Prepare for and conduct worship services; lead in the observance of the ordinances; and, lead the church in proclaiming the gospel to the church and community.

 Visit members and prospects and lead the membership in a visitation program.

 Supervise other members of the church staff according to staff organization.

 Conduct premarital, vocational, family, bereavement, counseling sessions, etc., as needed. Advise other professional help when necessary.

 Perform wedding ceremonies and conduct funeral services.

 Work with deacons, church officers, and committees in performing assigned responsibilities. Be available for and lead in training as needed.

 Cooperate with and lead the church in cooperating with associational, state, and denominational leaders. Keep the church informed of developments within the denomination.

 Serve as a representative of the church in civic matters.

 Act as moderator for church business meetings, if the bylaws require it.

Send resume to: Pastor Search Committee, 1444 Havenscourt Blvd, Oakland CA  94621, or FAX to 510 638-8858 or E-mail address