Greater Cleveland County

Baptist Association

Pastorless Churches







Contact Person: None - Church: PO Box 915, Kings Mtn. 28086 704-739-4716


*Send Resume to Church office unless otherwise noted.


Senior Pastor:


SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH, a conservative mission-minded congregation, in Lincolnton, NC is seeking a full-time pastor. We adhere to the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message and prefer “traditional to blended “worship service. We support both the Southern Baptist Convention and the state conventions along with our local Association. Applicants should have 5-10 years ministry experience, possess a minimum of 4 year degree from an accredited Bible College/Seminary, strong preaching and teaching skills and be willing, as spiritual shepherd, to visit the sick, bereaved and shut-in members. Send resumes c/o Pastor Search Committee to the email address or mail along with a CD of your sermons to 204 Labans Lane, Lincolnton, NC 28092.

Zoar Baptist Church, Shelby, NC

Zoar Baptist Church, Shelby, NC is currently seeking a full-time pastor who God is calling to serve our church and community. We are a conservative, Southern Baptist, family, community and mission oriented church that was established in 1837. We have traditional Sunday School and worship services with average attendance of 90 - 100. The pastor will lead three services each week (Sunday morning, Sunday evening, and Wednesday evening). He will work alongside a minister of music, and minister of children and minister of youth. Our pastor will be a man of the highest Godly character with God guided leadership and vision. He will be Biblically balanced and have a minimum of five years pastoral experience with a seminary degree from an accredited seminary. After prayerful consideration, please submit résumés including details of your salvation experience and calling by God to be a pastor,  to: Pastor Search Committee, Zoar Baptist Church, 1740 S. Lafayette Street, Shelby, NC 28152. Résumés should be received by December 30, 2017.

Associate/Youth Pastor:

Eastside Baptist Church, Shelby, NC

Eastside Baptist Church of Shelby, NC, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor/Youth Minister.  Preferred qualifications are experience in student ministry, seminary education and ordination.  Please send cover letter and resume to or to Attn Personnel Committee, Eastside Baptist Church 1165 Wyke Rd. Shelby NC 28150.

Youth and Children:



Youth & Children Minister, Part-time


Part-time (Office hours as needed to meet church and ministry requirements)


To lead a comprehensive and balanced Youth and Children's Ministry with the goal of leading them and their families to accept Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and to grow in their faith through discipleship and training.

Reports to

Senior Pastor

The general expectations of the person in  this position include, but are not limited to the following:

  1. Have a sense of calling and a heart to minister to children/youth in a church setting.
  2. Have an understanding of the needs of our children/youth


as well as their families.


  1. Faithfully follows the biblical guidelines for the giving of tithes and offerings.
  2. Exhibit professionalism, demonstrated by a well-groomed
  3.  appearance, conscientious work ethic, punctuality and accountability.  Dress should be professional, modest and appropriate for the type of work performed.

Duties and

Under the direction of the Senior Pastor, the responsibilities of this


position include, but are not limited to the following:

  1. Building relationships and investing a significant amount of time with the children, youth and their families on an individual level.
  2. Under the direction of the Senior Pastor, lead in the selection of curriculum, materials, themes and emphasis of the children/youth and family related programs.
  3. Assist the Nominating Committee by recruiting and enlisting volunteers for all areas of Children/Youth Ministries. 4.  Provide training, assistance, and supervision to volunteer

Duties and

workers in the Children/Youth Ministries.


5.  Oversee Youth and Children's mission education and VBS.


  1. Serve as an advisor and mentor to the children/youth and their families.
  2. Organize and facilitate children/youth activities, monthly field trip, missions trips, retreat conferences and events with approval of the Senior Pastor and the Church.
  3. Develop and encourage evangelistic outreach to unsaved and unchurched children/youth in the community. 9.  Work with families of youth and children as needed.
  1. Oversee the budget for children/youth ministries and submit recommendations and requested changes to the Budget Committee during the annual review process.
  2. Create an annual calendar to be submitted for calendar planning and an annual budget to be recommended to the Finance Committee.
  3. Attend Church Council and other committee meetings and provide leadership as needed.

  1. Must meet the qualifications of a church leader found in             I Timothy 3, Titus 1 and I Peter 5.
  2. Two years of college and / or a minimum of two years of


youth ministry experience in a church setting.

  1. Ordination is preferred, but not required.
  2. Must have a clean background check.

* Hours are flexible and include time for planning, preparation for Youth and Children services, activities and Children's Church.  On-site hours will include Sunday services and

Wednesday evenings.  Other times as needed for additional services, programs and ministry related activities to be worked out in communications with the Senior Pastor, Personnel and Finance Committees.

An evaluation of  job performance will be made at the end of 90 days.  If performance is satisfactory, the position will become permanent.

Goode’s Grove

Goode's Grove Baptist Church is seeking a part time Minister to youth. For details and job description please contact Pastor Robby Hensley at 828-429-9419. Send resume to Goode's Grove Baptist Church PO Box 67 Mooresboro NC 28114

Oak Grove

Oak Grove Baptist is looking for a part time youth director. Please send resumes to Oak Grove Baptist Church 1022 Oak Grove Rd., Kings Mtn., NC 28086.


Needed: Part-time youth & children’s leader. Call the church 70-4435-9311 to leave a message or call Everette Grigg at 704-435-2937. Send resume to Waco Baptist Church PO Box 297, Waco, NC 28169


Eastside, Shelby:
Eastside Baptist Church, Shelby N.C. is prayerfully seeking a full time
Church Office Administrator (Church Secretary). The Office Administrator is accountable to the Pastor and provides administrative support to the Pastor, other church staff and to the congregation. Extensive Quickbooks experience and accounting procedures are required. Applicant must have a commitment to and love for Jesus Christ. Send a  Letter of Interest and resume to Attn: Personnel Committee 1165 Wyke Road, Shelby, N.C. 28150 or


Allen Memorial:

We are seeking a Pianist/Music Director part-time employment for Sunday morning, Sunday evening chior practice, Sunday evening, and Wednesday evening services Contact Kenny at 704-739-1262 or email Kenny at for more info.

Chapel Grove:

Chapel Grove Baptist, Gastonia, NC, is looking for an Interim Worship Leader.  At present we have an Adult Choir and do a blended 11am service and a traditional (piano) 6pm service.

If you are interested, please contact Roger at or call the church office at 704-864-6134. 

Chestnut Ridge:

Concord Baptist Church
Bostic, NC is currently seeking a part-time PIANIST.  Concord is a congregation with a blended mix of worship.  Anyone who is interested please send resumes to PO Box 70, Bostic, NC 28018 or to Jamie Allen at

Flint Hill:

Flint Hill Baptist Church is seeking a part-time Pianist to play for worship services, choir rehearsals, and other

occasions in support of the music ministry of the church.  Anyone interested in this position may send a resume to:

Flint Hill Baptist Church Attention:  Personnel Committee

2207 Flint Hill Church Road, Shelby, NC 28152

If you wish to send electronically, please email to

Resumes will be accepted through January 31, 2017.


Macedonia Baptist Church, Lincolnton:

Macedonia Baptist is currently receiving resumes for the position of Minister of Music (part-time, 10 hrs. per week). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, directing the adult choir and praise team, leading blended congregational worship, assisting with funerals, weddings and other special services as needed, developing vocalists and musicians, and working with the senior pastor to plan and lead Christ-centered worship. Music ministry experience and/or a degree in music are desired. Resumes may be emailed to or mailed to Macedonia Baptist Church, Attention: Dr. Randy Setzer, 5286 E. Hwy. 150, Lincolnton, NC 28092.

Mount Pleasant:

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Mooresboro, NC is seeking a part time

pianist to play for worship on Sunday mornings, Sunday evenings and Wednesday evenings. This person will also accompany our choir during choir practice on Wednesday evenings. Anyone interested in this position can contact Mrs. Houser at 828-300-6083.

Mulls Memorial:

Mulls Memorial is praying for a part time pianist.  This position will require Sunday morning service and choir practice.  They can send a letter of interest with salary requirements to MMBC Attn: worship committee- 3299 Fallston road, Shelby NC 28150.

Mulls memorial has a PT opening for music director focusing on traditional baptist hymns but not limited to only traditional hymns. This position would only require attendance at morning worship and choir practice.  Please send letter of interest and salary requirements to MMBC attn: worship committee 3299 Fallston Rd Shelby NC 28021.

New Bridge:

Newbridge Baptist Church located in Asheville, NC is currently seeking a part-time worship leader. We are searching for a Christian who is living the word and seeking to grow in the word along with the Church. The congregation is a mix of age groups ranging from seniors to kids. The Preferred styles of music for Newbridge Baptist Church are traditional and contemporary. If you feel that God is moving, you in the direction to our church we encourage you to go to the church website and review the job description of our worship leader; there is a 15 question questionnaire that can be downloaded and printed. If you feel you can fit our vision, fully comply with the job description, and faithfully answer the questions provided for you, please send your resume along with the fully answered questionnaire to: Newbridge Baptist Church, ATTN: Personnel Team, 199 Elkwood Avenue, Ashevill, NC 28804 or drop t off at our office.

Failure to complete the questionnaire will result in your resume not being considered by the personnel team.

New Prospect:

We are prayerfully seeking a part-time worship leader to help lead  an engaging time of worship for our congregation.  We would like to have a service including both contemporary songs and hymns.  The ideal person should have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and be willing to share their testimony.  The candidate would be responsible for choosing music and leading the choir and congregation in worship on Sunday, special events and choir practice on Wednesday evenings.  We desire this person to be a part of our faith family. Please send resumes to the church:1960 New Prospect Church Rd., Shelby 28150

Pleasant Hill:

Pleasant Hill Baptist is in need of a pianist/choir accompanist for Sunday morning worship and Wednesday night choir rehearsal.

 Music is traditional/blended style. Contact Amanda Lowery

Poplar Springs

Poplar Springs Baptist Church is seeking an experienced part time organist.  Responsibilities include playing all regularly scheduled Sunday Services, practice with choir on Wednesday  night, playing for any specially scheduled church activities, funerals and weddings as needed.  Resumes may be mailed to Personnel Committee, Poplar Springs Baptist Church, 1106 Poplar Springs Church Road, Shelby, NC 28152.

Race Path:

Race Path Baptist Church, Ellenboro, NC, is searching for a part-

time minister of music that is interested in planning blended worship services for our people.  Please send your resume to Race Path Baptist Church, 1171 Race Path Baptist Church Road, Ellenboro, NC 28040 or email the church at  If

you email our church, please place “PART-TIME MINISTER OF MUSIC” in the subject area.

Other Positions:

Shelby First


First Baptist Church of Shelby is seeking an individual with custodial and light maintenance experience who will deliver high quality cleaning services efficiently and effectively.  The right individual will be willing to take direction, hardworking, dependable, trustworthy, and have the ability to work flexible hours. Must have valid NC Driver’s License, pass criminal background check & drug screening.  Full-time or part-time will be considered.  We are a smoke free facility. Good salary and benefits.  To apply send your resume to or fax to 704-482-1137, Attn: Business Manager.