The following ICCC congregations continue to engage in their search process for a new pastor:
 
– Norris Religious Fellowship, Norris, TN is seeking an Interim Pastor. 
– The Church in Orchard Park, Orchard Park, NY/ most likely a p/t position.  (Ad below)
– The Church in Aurora, Aurora, OH  (Its ad is in the Christian Community and below)
– Second Community Church, Columbus, OH/ most likely a p/t position
– Gahanna Community Congregational Church (It will be posting its ad next month)
– People’s Community Church, Detroit  (Its ad is in the Christian Community and below)
– Greendale People’s Church, Worcester, MA will begin its search process sometime this Spring.
 
Visit the ICCC Membership page for church contact information.  
Seeking an Associate Pastor
Community Church at Tellico Village is seeking an ASSOCIATE PASTOR to join our pastoral team. CCTV, is a 1000 member interdenominational church located SW of Knoxville, TN in a beautiful planned community on Tellico Lake. The ideal candidate possesses a deep personal faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrates a true desire to shape their ministry by the Great Commandment. S/he values Christian unity and ecumenical cooperation. S/he is a mature “people-person” with generalist skills and a passion for developing fellowship and spiritual growth ministries. Ministers of all denominations may apply (M. Div. required).

If interested, visit us at www.tellicochurch.com and email your resume to search@tellicochurch.org. Otherwise mail to CCTV Search Team, 130 Chota Center, Loudon, TN 37774.
Seeking Part-Time Lead Pastor
Orchard Park Community Church is a non-denominational church located in the quaint village of Orchard Park, NY in Western New York, approximately 15 miles from Buffalo.  We are blessed to be a diverse, all-inclusive, and family-oriented church with an active membership of approximately 50 people.  We are an active affiliate of the International Council of Community Churches.
 
The qualified candidate shall:   Proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ and teach the Holy Bible. Be an empowering educator with strong skills in discipleship, homiletics, pastoral care, and community building.  Demonstrate godly character and integrity.  Share our church’s vision of equipping Christians in the mission of Christ.  Have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.  Have a minimum of 1-3 years of experience in preaching and church leadership (negotiable; 3 years of experience preferred).  Demonstrate excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills.   Demonstrate leadership, organizational, strategic planning, and time management skills.
 
Job Description: Pastor will be responsible for weekly worship service, conducting funerals, and special worship services and programs. Oversee pastoral care to the sick, and shut-in, and to those in personal crisis through visitation, counseling, and prayer. Administer the ordinances of the Lord’s Supper and Baptism, officiate weddings as agreed upon with couples both heterosexual and same-sex.  Adhere to OPCC Constitution and By-laws.  Actively engage in community-sponsored events and other duties as required.
 
If you have been led by the Holy Spirit to seek the position of Part-time Lead Pastor of the Orchard Park Community Church, please submit your cover letter, resume, 3 references, as well as a recording of a recent sermon, to the Pastoral Search Committee at: PSCOPCC@gmail.com or Orchard Park Community Church, Pastoral Search Committee, PO Box 490, Orchard Park, NY 14127  
 
Candidates may also learn more about our church by visiting our website:  www.opcommunitychurch.org
Seeking Senior Pastor
Historic non-denominational community Christian church in northeast Ohio seeks a full-time Senior Minister. Established in 1809, The Church in Aurora (www.tcia.cc) has an engaged congregation, four full-time staff including Associate Minister, and part-time staff that helps administer vibrant CE, youth and music programs. Church activities include Women’s Guild, Stephen Ministries, Work Camp and Bible studies. Founded in 1799, Aurora is part of the historic Western Reserve and equidistant from Cleveland and Akron. Interested candidates should submit cover letter, resume and statement of faith to SearchCommittee@tcia.cc.
Seeking Senior Pastor
The Historic People’s Community Church (PCC) fosters a tradition of being a Singing, Praying, Tithing, Teaching, Serving and Loving Church, and is guided by one of its golden text ‘I am come that they might have life and that they may have it abundantly.’ – John 10:10
 
This Historic Church, a member of the International Council of Community Churches (ICCC) and located in the vibrant city of Detroit, Michigan is currently seeking an experienced Senior Minister to be the Spiritual Leader of its Congregation.  The Senior Minister is responsible for leading and moving the Congregation toward the fulfillment of God’s mission for PCC.  The Senior Minister will have an unwavering faith and a firm relationship with Jesus Christ and is dedicated to cultivating others in Christ.
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Senior Minister has accountability to the Congregation and to the governing boards (Board of Stewards and Board of Trustees).  The Senior Minister’s primary responsibility is to conduct the religious services of the Church and to perform all duties pertaining to his/her office.  The Senior Minister shall serve as the Chief Executive Officer and Spiritual Leader of the Church, and in cooperation with the governing boards, coordinate and administer the various Church ministries.   The Senior Minister is also responsible for leading, developing, and inspiring staff and volunteers in achieving high levels of performance and service to the Church and surrounding community.  Required to regularly visit members who are sick and shut-in or in institutions of care.  Also, responsible for conducting weekly Bible study classes that aid individuals in developing a better understanding of God’s word, which helps to foster a more meaningful and deeper commitment to the Church and service to others.  The Senior Minister is expected to maintain office hours that support the needs of the Church and Congregation.
 
QUALIFICATIONS  
  • He/She must be a graduate of a University and a graduate of a Theological Seminary with a divinity degree or its equivalent.
  • Must have actively pastored at least three (3) years over a Congregation that is recognized by the National Council of Churches.
  • Must have demonstrated preaching, pastoral, and Church administration experience.

CHARACTER AND QUALITIES  

  • Passionately embodies God’s word and exemplifies the gospel in his/her daily life; consistently demonstrating moral character and decision making internal and external to the Church.
  • Does not engage in any activity or behavior that creates or potentially creates a conflict of interest for the Church or in any way harms the reputation of the Church.
  • Excellent listener who enables members to increase their participation within the Church.   

DESIRED SKILLS  

  • Highly developed communication skills, including the ability to clearly outline and articulate the Vision, Mission, and Strategies that continually develops and advances the Church.
  • Must have excellent partnering and resolution skills, which fosters an environment that encourages member support of diverse opinions and ideas that enhance the Church’s mission; ability to effectively manage change and growth.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and integrity in providing confidential counseling to members and others; sensitive and compassionate to the needs of others.
 
TO APPLY
 
Please forward your resume to:
The Historic People’s Community Church
8601 Woodward Ave. Detroit, Michigan 48202
Attn: Paul Williams, Jr., Board of Stewards
or to:
Church email address
or contact the Church office (313) 871-4676
 
Note: The job description is not an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, character and qualities, and desired skills. Compensation is commensurate with education and experience. This position will require a background check and drug screen for a candidate who receives a contingent offer.
Seeking a Music Director
Salaried, part-time position for overall music at the Norris Religious Fellowship, initiating programs, rehearsals, special music, etc.; provides piano and/or organ accompaniment for the hymns. Coordinates music for worship services and other special events in cooperation with the Fellowship Minister prior to events. The Music Director works under the Supervision of the Fellowship Minister in conjunction with the Music Committee. Desired Education and Training: Two years of experience directing a church choir. Classical training preferred but not required. Excellent keyboard skills on piano including sight reading. Ability to play the organ a plus, but not required. Excellent vocal skills with demonstrated ability to lead, direct, and inspire others, and a strong spirit of cooperation. Please provide a resume and cover letter along with recording demonstrating your skill set via audio CD, DVD, or link to digital materials online (YouTube, Vimeo, professional website). 
 
Preferred Contact: Email: Norrisreligiousfellowship@comcast.net
Norris Religious Fellowship
Post Office Box 267
23 Dogwood Road
Norris, TN 37828
 
Learn more about The Fellowship: www.NorrisRF.org Find us on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Norris-Religious-Fellowship-212280495602961/