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:

Beaver Dam

Beaver Dam Baptist Church, Shelby, NC is currently seeking a full-time Senior Pastor. We are a conservative, Southern Baptist, family and community oriented church that was established in 1850. We are a thriving church with an average Sunday School attendance of 150. The Senior pastor will lead three services each week (Sunday morning, Sunday evening, and Wednesday evening).  He will work alongside an associate pastor, minister of music, and minister of children and youth.

Senior Pastor should have a minimum of five years pastoral experience with a seminary degree from an accredited seminary.

After prayerful consideration, please submit résumés to: Pastor Search Committee, Beaver Dam Baptist Church, 123 Beaver Dam Church Road, Shelby, NC 28152.


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.


First Baptist Church of Kings Mountain:

First Baptist Church of Kings Mountain is seeking a Church Secretary. The Personnel Policies requires that she not be a member of First Baptist, but she must be active in a local church and above all else display godly Christian character. Her duties will include those normally associated with a receptionist and secretary. The Church Secretary will operate under the regular supervision of Pastor, Church Staff, and Office Manager. Anyone interested should send a resume to the Church by mail or email or drop off at the Church Office.

Youth and Children:


Calvary Baptist Church is currently looking for a youth director. The position will be about six to eight hours per week coinciding with the academic calendar increasing to about fifteen hours per week in the summer months. Salary will be adjusted to accommodate this hourly difference. The position will be responsible for planning and coordinating a comprehensive youth ministry. A full job description is available upon request. All inquiries should be directed to Pastor Tony Sisk. Please send a letter of interest and a resume with references to


Concord Baptist Church in Bostic, NC (about 15-20 minutes from Gardner-Webb) is looking for a Part-time Youth Pastor. This minister will be responsible for leading and teaching grades 6th-12th and engaging them in the mission and vision of the church to reach others for Christ.  We are looking for someone who shares in our Vision to share Christ, and disciple believers.  One who has a passion for teenagers and desires to use their calling to pastor and serve the Lord.

          Concord Church is Following the ONE, Loving All, Reaching All, Teaching All

Luke 9:23

 Send Resume' and letter of interest by April 5th, 2017 to:

Concord Baptist Church

PO Box 70

Bostic, NC 28018

Attn: Youth Pastor Search Committee or call 704-692-6984 for more info  resumes through June 11th


Lattimore Baptist Church has an open position that they would like to share:

Part-Time Children’s Minister

You can contact the church 704.434.2450 between 9-11 am or Mike Greene 704-473-6640

Sandy Run, Mooresboro
Sandy Run Baptist Church in Mooresboro NC is seeking a Part Time Minister of Youth and Children, 20 hours/week, to oversee ministries for Pre K to Grade 12. Minimal high school graduate required. Some higher education preferred. Experience with children/youth preferred. Please submit resume to


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


Zoar Baptist Church of Shelby, N.C. is seeking a part-time Children and Youth Minister. Some of the responsibilities will be planning, coordination and directing the Children/Youth Ministries. This job will involve approximately 20 hours per week. Please send a letter of interest, resume, and 3 references to or Zoar Baptist Church, Attention: Y&C Committee, 1740 S. Lafayette St., Shelby, NC 28152 or contact the church office at 704-482-4151


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. 

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

Kings Mountain Second:

Part-time Minister of Music

Second Baptist Church of Kings Mountain, NC has an opening for a part-time Minister of Music for all Sunday Worship Services. A list of duties/responsibilities follows:


To develop and lead the worship music ministry for our church, in consultation with the senior pastor and other team members, in a way that is consistent with our mission, values, and theology.


 Select and plan music for all Sunday services.

 Participate in the creative planning of the Sunday and special      

services with the Senior Pastor

 Recruit, equip, motivate, supervise and shepherd music team

leaders and musicians.

 Develop musical teams and ensembles for services.

 Maintain a strong prayer base for the music ministry.

 Communicate faithfully with the Senior Pastor and staff.

 Participate in the life and ministry of the church.


 Authentic relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord.

 Ability to shepherd volunteers in the Christian life.

 Love and respect for people.

 Attested musical skills and competence.

 Ability to organize, coordinate, and motivate musicians and

technical team members.

 Sense of humor and positive attitude.

 Strong team player with the rest of the staff and congregation.

 Committed to the church's vision, leadership, and people.

 Dependable, responsible, self-motivated and creative.

Musical Competencies:

 Ability in wide range of all musical styles and genres appropriate for


 Ability to lead worship and to train others as individual and team

worship leaders.

 Professional quality keyboard (preferred) or guitar player.

 Producing and directing special events, musicals and programs.

 Experience with technical aspects (sound boards, theater lights,

video editing, etc.) — a plus.

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If you are interested in this ministry opportunity, please send your resume to Pastor Dennis Pruitt by email at

Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church

Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church, Lincolnton, NC seeking a part-time Director of Music.  Successful applicant would be working with the adult choir, as well as the children’s choir, lead the congregational music for blended services, weekly choir practice and special services.  If interested, please submit resume and a current photograph to the church office (618 South Grove Street, Lincolnton), email or by mail (PO Box 441, Lincolnton, NC 28093).

Lower Creek Baptist Church

P.O. Box 306
Lenoir, NC 28645



Following the retirement of our Minister of Music and Media after 33 years, Lower Creek Baptist Church in Lenoir, NC is seeking a Director of Music and Media.  Located in the beautiful foothills of NC, Lower Creek was founded in 1826.  We need a dynamic, “on-fire for God” individual who can interact with established         members and attract new families and members from a large community.  Vocal and/or instrumental music training would be helpful.  Our job description is attached.

Interested applicants may send a resume to:

Lower Creek Baptist Church

Search Committee

P.O. Box 306

Lenoir, NC 28645

             Or email it to:

We will be accepting resumes until June 30, 2017.

Thank you.

Lower Creek Baptist Church

Music/Media Search Committee

Job Description Music Direct the organization and implementation of a comprehensive and continuous church music program including adult choir, youth choir, children’s choir, vocal and/or instrumental ensembles, handbells, and dramas. Assist the pastor in planning congregational services of the church and be responsible in selecting the music. Serve as a leader in the worship services, giving direction to the congregational singing, choir, and other phases of worship. Direct major service choirs, dramas, and other choirs or ensembles. Provide opportunities for musical development of those seeking to utilize their talents both vocally and instrumentally. Supervise the work of musical volunteers and staff musicians. Be responsible for the approval of appropriate music for weddings, funerals, special projects, and other church-related functions. Maintain music library, materials, and supplies, and oversee maintenance of instruments. Work in partnership with Coordinator of Family and Children, and Youth Leaders, and other church staff and volunteers in church-related functions. Assist in pastoral care when called upon. Other duties as assigned. Media Develop and evaluate all aspects of technology and media that can be used to effectively communicate the mission and vision of LCBC. Maintain the church's web presence, to include: ● Maintenance of the church website ● Generation of social media content on relevant platforms ● Creation, editing, and posting of sermon audio and video ● Recruiting and supervision of volunteers to aid in these responsibilities. Work with church staff to develop videos, graphics, and other media to be used as sermon illustrations, worship enhancements, and promotional tools. Maintain and update equipment used in the media ministry.

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.

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.

Rankin Lake Baptist

We are currently seeking a part-time worship leader to help facilitate 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 your resume and letter of interest to: or Rankin Lake Baptist Church, Minister of Music Search Team, 2705 Gastonia-Dallas Highway, Dallas, NC 28034.


Zoar is prayerfully seeking a part-time Worship Leader/Minister of Music. We are a community and mission minded church that participates in a blended style worship. All resumes should be sent to Zoar Baptist Church, Attn. Worship Leader Search, 1740 S. Lafayette Street, Shelby, NC 28152 or For a full job description or questions, please contact Alex Carroll, 704-466-4359.