I (Dale) will be leaving in a few hours for Scotland but wanted to get this massive list to you before I left. Be sure to check out the other request below this.
First up. We have a request from Chuck Monan. He is looking for a church who has songbooks they are no longer using. Contact Chuck at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PA: The Valley Road Church in Warrington is looking for a new preacher. Their present preacher Gene Fredette is moving to work with the church in Dunbar, WV. They need a new preacher ASAP. Contact Gene for details, email@example.com.
TN: Will Harrison will be moving to work with the Crieve Hall church in Nashville as their new youth minister. He has been serving with Philip Jenkins in their internship program.
AL: The Blackwater Macedonia Church of Christ near Jasper is searching for a full time minister. If interested please contact James Aldridge at firstname.lastname@example.org
PA: The North Meadville Church in northeast Pennsylvania is looking for an evangelist. They are a congregation of about 35. They have an eldership and want to grow the church in their small town. Send resume with cover letter to North Meadville Church of Christ ATTN: Elders PO Box 1356 Meadville, PA 16335. email: email@example.com.
MS: Scoop to Andy Duncan. The Meridian congregation is looking for a full-time pulpit minister. They want a man who is “responsive to congregational needs, and active in the community.” The right man will be expected to preach most Sunday morning and evening services, teach Bible classes and participate in congregational activities. They are served by two elders, four deacons, and a part-time secretary. Submit a resume including personal contact information, family information, education, work history and references, and two recorded sermons. Please submit your information to the following address: Meridian Church of Christ P.O.Box 3476 Meridian, MS 39303.
GA: Jeremy Pate is going to work with Apologetics Press and the Buford congregation is now looking for a youth minister. Contact Lyle Owens 229 560-8914, https://bufordcoc.com/.
TN: Matt Higginbotham going to Great Oaks in Memphis as their new youth minister.
AL: The Farley church as hired Dale Pollard as their new preacher.
CA: A congregation in Southern California Area is looking for an evangelist. They are a church of about 105 people. They have one full-time pulpit minister. He takes care of the weekly preaching. They are looking for an evangelist to work Monday through Friday 8-5 in the community every day. Weekends off. They want an energetic man who relates well to young people. They want someone that interacts well with the public and has a good personality. “We do not want the normal church preacher, we want an evangelist.” The support is negotiable. Contact for more info: Bobby Duncan. firstname.lastname@example.org.
TN: Charlotte Heights has hired Josh Barnett to be their new pulpit minister. Josh moves there from nearby River Road. Darrell Blankenship who has served Charlotte Ave and Charlotte Hfs for a combined 24 years resigned several months ago so the church could pursue a full-time minister. Darrell is now available to do some short term interim work, fill in, weekend seminars, or meetings within reasonable driving distance of Mount Juliet. Contact Darrell at email@example.com. Of course, this also means the River Road church will be looking.
MS: Betty Choate let us know that they are looking for someone to help with the work of Voice of Truth. They especially want to get their materials on-line so that people everywhere can have access to them, so the new person needs to be good in technology. Learn more about the work at http://www.worldevangelism.org/ For more info contact Betty Choate firstname.lastname@example.org.
MO: Dalton Todd has accepted the pulpit position at the Thayer Church of Christ.
TN: The Fairlane Church of Christ has hired Michael Rector as their Family and Youth Minister. Michael was formerly the youth minister at the Kingston Church. Learn more about Kingston’s search at: http://www.kingstoncoc.com/youth-minister-search
MS: The Waynesboro Church is looking for a preacher. Waynesboro is located about 80 miles north of Mobile. They are a church of 40-50 people. They have a home and a full-time salary. There are no elders or deacons, but the men of the congregation have a cooperative spirit of working together. Those applying for this position should be well rounded in all areas, a leader, and exhibit a desire to help the congregation to grow. The minister’s responsibilities would be considered traditional, preaching and teaching, greeting and following-up on newcomers, working to restore the unfaithful and visiting the sick and shut-ins. Contact: Terry Heathcock Call after 6:00 pm - 601 381-2669, Jamie Heathcock Call after 6:00 pm - 601 735-3014 or 601 410-0894, Jerry Mosley Call after 6:00 pm – 601 755-0748 or Mail Your Resume to: Waynesboro Church of Christ Preacher Search P.O. Box 94 Waynesboro, MS 39367.
AL or elsewhere: Ben Hayes who preaches at Highland is looking for a church with 4-5 hours of Muscle Shoals who could use a shot in the arm VBS and door knocking and/or work-camp type activities for our group next summer. Contact Ben at email@example.com.
BIG THANKS to Gary Hampton who is faithful in sending scoops and sends this from Polishing the Pulpit. Some we have already listed but are still looking:
GA: Wes Hazel says the church at Forrest Park is looking for an Associate/Youth, 229 548-4841, http://www.forrestpark.org/.
GA: The church in Thomasville is looking for a preacher. Contact Deland Guthrie 229 460-1360.
GA: The Piedmont Road church near Atlanta is looking for an Assocaite/Education/Campus minister. Contact Roger Winslett 770 579-9558 Marrietta, GA http://lifeinchrist.com.
KY: The Watterson Trail church in Louisville is looking for a preacher. Contact Keith Thomas 502 718-0398, https://wtcoc.com/.
AL Chase Park in Huntsville is still looking for a youth minster. Contact Pat Cowden 907 885-1058, https://www.cpcofc.org/.
AR: The church in Jonesboro is looking for a preacher. Their attendance runs about 150 a Sunday. Contact Owen Mosely 870 919-8298.
KS: The church in Olathe is looking for a preacher. They run about 225. Contact Richard Wolfe 913 231-6901, https://www.151cofc.com/.
MS: The church in Clinton is looking for a preacher. Their attendance runs about 65. Contact Robert Shelton 601 283-5930, http://www.clintoncoc.org/.
KY: The 7 Oaks church in Mayfield continues to look for a Youth/Associate. They would like it if he can also lead singing. Contact Joel Crider 270 727-0770, https://www.sevenoakschurchofchrist.com/.
So, what'd we miss? Let us know TJI@TheJenkinsInstitute.com