There have been more scoops in the past three months than I can ever remember. With today's post it makes for over 30 in the last three weeks. Thanks to all who help others by sharing what you know of. So here we go... NV: The North Virginia Street congregation in Reno is searching for Pulpit Minister/Evangelist. Their previous minister is moving to work with the church in Parker, Colorado. Website: http://www.nvschurchofchrist.org/. Their building is about 4 miles north of downtown Reno. Sunday attendance is about 75 to 100. They have two elders. There is a weekly ladies’ class on Tuesdays and once a month on Thursday evenings. There is a men’s class every other Friday evening to study fundamentals of the church, Biblical doctrine, special topics of interest, and general questions posed by men who are new Christians. The Minister they want generally will be: A student of the Bible. A scholarly approach to study, not superficial, such that everyone can grow stronger from the lessons presented. A desire for evangelism. An attitude of humility that is the result of being a servant of God that can be seen in their life without words. An ability to lead and to work with the elders and other men of the congregation. Good social skills; friendly and outgoing personality. Send resume, as well as videos of sermon/class presentations to the email addresses of the elders: Rod Cable, Elder; Email: Rod_Cable@msn.com Phone: (775) 233-8591, Dennis Keely, Elder; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (775) 331-4203
North Virginia Street church of Christ 6840 N. Virginia Street Reno, NV 89506
TN: The Granny White congregation in Nashville is looking for a new minister. For more info go to www.grannywhitechurch.com. You can read Lane's statement on his leaving at http://ministerlane.wordpress.com/2014/10/27/transitions/
AL: Chris Gallagher is moving to work with the Gadsden Church of Christ.
AL: The Cedar Grove church in Rogersville is looking for a new preacher. Their previous minister, David Paden, is going to Lafayette, GA congregation. For more about Cedar Grove see their website: http://www.cedargrovechurchofchrist.org/
TN: The Lebanon Road church in Nashville where Adam Faughn has been the minister announced that JD Buckner will be moving into the pulpit role. Scoop: at about 10:15 this morning, LR is going to name JD Buckner as the next preacher. http://www.lebanonroadchurchofchrist.org/
KY/MO: Brian Mitchell who has preached for the last 11 years at Hopkinsville has accepted the work at Jackson Church of Christ in Missouri effective January 2015. This means that the Hopkinsville Church of Christ in Hopkinsville, Ky. will be looking for a new minister. Hopkinsville is a city of about 33,000 in western Kentucky, about 1 Hr. north of Nashville. They have about 130 in attendance and 2 elders and 4 deacons. The elders have placed no limitations on their search--such as age or experience--and are thus willing to consider all resumes. If you are interested in the work please send your resume and an audio CD of sermons to 425 Sheila Drive in Hopkinsville, Ky. 42240, in care of Brian Mitchell. If you have any questions about the work please feel free to call Brian at 270-498-8407.
AL: The Northside congregation in Hanceville is looking for a preacher. They are about 55 in number and do not have elders right now. They would like a younger man who is just getting started in ministry. For more info go to www.HCU.edu as they have this listing.
There you go. You have what I know.