Pulpit Minister

Dublin-Powell church of Christ
  • Ohio

Job Title: Pulpit Minister
Reports to: Elders
Position Status: Full Time


Dublin-Powell church of Christ is seeking a full-time pulpit minister who will help to nurture and lead the congregation in faith. The primary responsibility of the minister is to proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ, and to engage with members of the church and community to understand and meet their individual spiritual needs. He will deliver engaging sermons and Bible studies throughout the week, as well as provide guidance and counsel to members of the church. The minister will work closely with the elders to set goals for the church.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

-Adhere to the guidelines of behavior as required of church leaders in 1 Timothy 3:1-7
-Primary minister for two worship services on Sundays (morning and evening), and a Wednesday evening Bible study
-Serve as spiritual leader of the church under the direction of the elders to assure doctrinal teaching
-Work with the elders, deacons, and teachers to fulfill the church's mission and purpose
-Maintain a regular program of personal spiritual development
-Conduct biblically based premarital, family, personal, and bereavement counselling sessions as needed (advise other professional help when necessary)
-Perform wedding ceremonies and conduct funeral services
-Serve as a leader in evangelizing those not yet in relationship with Christ
-Work with the youth minister to ensure the engagement and spiritual development of our youth
-Initiate outreach to the local community to assist in growing the church and spreading the Word of God

Required Skills & Qualifications:

-Faithful servant to Christ, acknowledging the authority and sufficiency of God’s Word
-A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience
-Previous experience counseling others
-Highly developed oral and written communication skills
-Able to deliver engaging lessons
-Ability to build meaningful relationships with church members and community
-Energetic and enthusiastic
-Capable of maintaining confidentiality

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

Relevant Bachelor's degree in Bible or a related field, or a degree from a Bible College/preaching school associated with the acapella churches of Christ preferred.


-Salary commensurate with experience
-Flexible schedule
-Paid vacation

Church Overview:

Dublin-Powell church of Christ is a mid-size congregation with approximately 80 members attending weekly. The demographics of the congregation are diverse and include young families and retirees. The church is supported by elders, deacons, volunteer teachers, and a part time youth minister.
We believe that God's creation is in a state of separation from God, and that He sent His only Son, Jesus Christ, to restore us to communion with Him. We believe that the Bible is the Word of God, and our ultimate authority for faith and salvation. We seek to speak where the Bible speaks and remain silent where it is silent.
We are striving to be the kind of church described in the New Testament – a church with heart-felt worship, Bible based teaching, love for each other, congregational singing, prayer, and compassionate care for all who are in need.

Apply now through our online portal: https://dublin-powell-church-of-christ.breezy.hr/p/e1e9a8a36245

To request more information, please contact emilygeorge@dublin-powellchurchofchrist.com.

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