Ministry Positions

If you are a church/search committee within Louisville Regional Baptist Association that is seeking resumes, please click on the box below to download the CHURCH INFORMATION FORM. Be sure to include the name and contact information of someone we can periodically touch base with concerning the status of your search. Forward the completed form to LRBA via one of the following methods:

Mail: Louisville Regional Baptist Association, 960 S 3rd St, Ste 100, Louisville, KY 40203-2216

Email: office@lrba.org

Fax: (502) 470-9882

If we have resumes that are close to your criteria, we will provide a link to them to you for your prayerful attention.

Note: These will not be recommendations from LRBA, but merely suggestions of someone whom your committee should prayerfully consider and carefully investigate as a candidate for your vacant position.

Search Committee training is available for LRBA churches. Contact the LRBA office at (502) 635-2601 for more information.

 

Additional job postings can be found on the Kentucky Baptist Convention Ministry Job Board.

The below list was last updated on 8/9/2022.

Pastor

The Louisville Regional Baptist Association does not publish a list of churches without pastors. If you are interested in a ministry position in one of the churches of the Louisville Regional Baptist Association and would like an appointment to speak with the Associational Missions Strategist, you may contact the office at (502) 635-2601.

Associate Pastor

Currently, there are no available positions.

Music/Worship

(9/21/2021)  BEECHMONT BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT ACCOMPANIST who can play piano and electric keyboard. Please email  beechmontbaptist@bellsouth.net if interested or have any questions.

(9/21/2021) BEECHMONT BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking an  ORGANIST. Please send resumes to Attention Personnel Committee, Louise Eaton. Beechmont Baptist Church, 4574 S Third St, Louisville, KY 40214.

NEW (8/9/2022) – BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH located in Louisville, KY is seeking a PT MINISTER OF MUSIC/WORSHIP PASTOR.  The successful candidate will lead a blended style of music, working with the praise team, instrumentalists, and media team.  Compensation will be based upon 12-16 hours per week as well as experience and education.  If interested submit a resume to Vic Peek at vicpeek@gmail.com

(10/15/2021) – BROOKS BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PIANIST to play for their Sunday morning worship service (1 hr.) and for choir practice on Sunday afternoon (1 1/2 hrs.). Choir practice time can be adjusted. The salary will be $125.00. If interested contact Mary Flander at (502) 541-0396.

UPDATED (8/1/2022) – FERN CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking PART-TIME AND/OR FULL-TIME MINISTERIAL STAFF in the following areas: MUSIC, YOUTH, CHILDREN, OR EDUCATION. According to the applicant’s gifts and skills, two of these areas could be combined for a full-time position. Applicants must exemplify a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, responsible authority, fervent evangelism, sound theology, and effective communication skills with all age groups. Applicants should have experience and education in ministry. Anyone seeking the music position must be an excellent musician, worship leader, and educator. Send resumes to Fern Creek Baptist Church, Attention: Personnel Committee, 5920 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40291, or email to  linda@ferncreekbaptist.org.    Resumes will be received through August 31, 2022.
Questions?  Call (502) 239-0316 ext. 103 (Linda Barnes Popham, Pastor).

(9/21/2021) FOSTER AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT PIANIST for Sunday morning services.  Contact Bro. Danny at (502) 777-6115 for an interview.

(6/19/2022) GRACE COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a PT WORSHIP LEADER. The worship leader will work with the praise team and musicians to lead the Sunday morning worship service.  Send resumes to Grace Community Baptist Church, 7300 National Turnpike, Louisville, KY 40214, or e-mail to gcbc@gcbs.ws

GREEN ACRES BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT WORSHIP ACCOMPANIST to play piano for Sunday & Wednesday worship, choir practices, and special events.  Please contact Joan Chowning at (502) 969-5975.

(4/1/2022)  VINE STREET BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a  PT WORSHIP DIRECTOR.  (Job Description) - The Worship Director, in consultation with the Senior Pastor, will oversee and lead Sunday morning music and A/V needs for the service.  Send resume, 3 references, and worship video sample to info@vinestreetbaptist.org 

Children

NOTEBE SURE TO CHECK THE INTERN SECTION FOR NEW LISTINGS.

(9/21/2021) BEECHMONT BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT CHILDREN’S MINISTER. Please send resumes to Attention: Personnel Committee, Louise Eaton. Beechmont Baptist Church, 4574 S Third St, Louisville, KY 40214.

UPDATED (8/1/2022) –  FERN CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking PART-TIME AND/OR FULL-TIME MINISTERIAL STAFF in the following areas:  MUSIC, YOUTH, CHILDREN, OR EDUCATION.  According to the applicant’s gifts and skills, two of these areas could be combined for a full-time position. Applicants must exemplify a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, responsible authority, fervent evangelism, sound theology, and effective communication skills with all age groups.  Applicants should have experience and education in ministry. Anyone seeking the music position must be an excellent musician, worship leader, and educator.  Send resumes to Fern Creek Baptist Church, Attention:  Personnel Committee, 5920 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40291, or email to linda@ferncreekbaptist.org.   Resumes will be received through August 31, 2022.
Questions?  Call (502) 239-0316 ext. 103 (Linda Barnes Popham, Pastor).

(9/21/2021) - MAPLE GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking  FT and PT CHILDCARE CENTER CAREGIVERS.  Applicants must have a high school degree or GED.  Salary based on experience.  For more information, contact Pastor Ray Hayes at (502) 966-5632.  Submit resumes to mgbcchildcare@gmail.com or Maple Grove Baptist Church, 5911 E. Manslick Rd, Louisville, KY  40219.

(10/13/2021) – PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT MINISTER OF CHILDREN. Applicants should demonstrate a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, sound theology, ability to work both alone (self-motivated) and alongside a team (cooperative), and effective communication skills with all age groups.  Applicants seeking the position may send resumes to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Attention:  Personnel Committee, 13800 Aiken Road, Louisville, KY 40245, or email to pgbconline@bellsouth.net.   Resumes will be received through November 30, 2021.  Questions?  Call (502) 245-4250 for Dr. Louis Humes, Sr. Pastor.  Please note that an individual or a couple wishing to combine the PT MINISTER OF CHILDREN position with the PT MINISTER OF YOUTH position will also be considered. These are excellent opportunities for someone beginning in Ministry or someone wishing to restart their Ministry.

Evangelism/Outreach

NEW (7/28/2022) – WESTPORT ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a FT OUTREACH MINISTER.  The Outreach Pastor is responsible to the Senior Pastor for evangelism, assimilation, and local mission.  The position will be charged to develop a plan to reach people not connected with a church and develop a clear pathway for new guests to be welcomed and assimilated into the life of the church.  As part of the church’s outreach into the community, this role will also oversee the church’s recreation ministry.  Education Requirements:  Master’s Degree or higher preferred.   Contact Dr. Chip Pendleton at chip@mywrbc.org

Students/Youth

NOTEBE SURE TO CHECK THE INTERN SECTION FOR NEW LISTINGS.

(9/21/2021) ELK CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH in Taylorsville Ky is seeking a BI-VOCATIONAL YOUTH MINISTER to establish and grow this vital ministry in our church. Interested persons can send their resumes to Rev. Kenny Jackson at srpstrecbc@gmail.com or send them by mail to 5734 Elk Creek Road, Taylorsville, KY, 40071

UPDATED (8/1/2022) –  FERN CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking PART-TIME AND/OR FULL-TIME MINISTERIAL STAFF in the following areas:  MUSIC, YOUTH, CHILDREN, OR EDUCATION.  According to the applicant’s gifts and skills, two of these areas could be combined for a full-time position. Applicants must exemplify a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, responsible authority, fervent evangelism, sound theology, and effective communication skills with all age groups.  Applicants should have experience and education in ministry. Anyone seeking the music position must be an excellent musician, worship leader, and educator.  Send resumes to Fern Creek Baptist Church, Attention:  Personnel Committee, 5920 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40291, or email to linda@ferncreekbaptist.org.    Resumes will be received through August 31, 2022.  Questions?  Call 239-0316 ext. 103 (Linda Barnes Popham, Pastor)

(10/13/2021) – PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a PT MINISTER OF YOUTH. Applicants should demonstrate a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, sound theology, ability to work both alone (self-motivated) and alongside a team (cooperative), and effective communication skills with all age groups.  Applicants seeking the position may send resumes to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Attention:  Personnel Committee, 13800 Aiken Road, Louisville, KY 40245, or email to pgbconline@bellsouth.net.   Resumes will be received through November 30, 2021.  Questions?  Call 502-245-4250 for Dr. Louis Humes, Sr. Pastor.  Please note that an individual or a couple wishing to combine the PT MINISTER OF YOUTH position with the PT MINISTER OF CHILDREN position will also be considered. These are excellent opportunities for someone beginning in Ministry or someone wishing to restart their Ministry.

NEW (7/20/2022) – SOUTH JEFFERSON BAPTIST CHURCH in Louisville, KY is seeking a PT STUDENT DIRECTOR.  South Jefferson is seeking God’s person to fill a part-time role as Director of Student Ministry responsible for overseeing all aspects of student ministries for grades 6-12. The Director will have a love for God, a love for students of all socio-economic backgrounds, and a heart to see students profess faith in, then grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ. SJBC is a traditional Southern Baptist church in theology, ecclesiology, and values. If you sense God’s call to serve, please submit a resume in PDF format, along with three references, and other information to www.southjeff@mysjbc.org.  Please include “Student Director Search” in the subject line of the email.

Office Support

(10/6/2020) – CHAPEL PARK BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT SECRETARY (10-12 hrs/week) with both clerical and accounting skills.  Interested candidates may submit their resumes to the church via email at  chapelparkbaptistchurch@gmail.com

UPDATED (8/1/2022) – FERN CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a FULL-TIME OFFICE COORDINATOR / SECRETARY.   Applicant must be a spiritually mature Christian and active church member, have strong computer skills, and preferably have church office experience.  The applicant must be highly skilled in Word, Publisher, Excel, PowerPoint, Website Management, and Church Software Programs.  Send resumes to Fern Creek Baptist Church, Attention:  Personnel Committee, 5920 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40291, or email to  linda@ferncreekbaptist.org.  Resumes will be received through August 31, 2022.  Questions?  Call (502) 239-0316 ext. 103 (Linda Barnes Popham, Pastor).

(6/6/2022) – KENTUCKY WMU is seeking a FT FINANCIAL COORDINATOR who will be responsible for coordinating, maintaining, and processing all business, financial, and accounting information of Kentucky WMU. This position also includes some elements of an HR generalist in relation to administering pay, benefits, and enforcing company policies.   For more information or to apply visit KYWMU

(9/23/2021) – LYNDON BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking an  ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY to work 25 hours per week, at $20.00 per hour, with a flexible work schedule.  For more information contact Jim Holladay at (502) 425-7150 or  lyndonpastor@aol.com.

NEW (7/28/2022) – WESTPORT ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking a FT CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR.  The Church Administrator is responsible for providing business and operational support to the church staff, committees, and members in the areas of financial management, facilities management, and technology support.  This role creates an environment that equips ministers with tools necessary to effectively minister.  This position will help ensure that the ministry vision of the church becomes a reality through maintaining the church financial records and systems.  Education Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree or higher.  Contact Dr. Chip Pendleton at chip@mywrbc.org

Interns

(4/8/2022)  RE:CENTER MINISTRIES is seeking a PT RESIDENTIAL SUPERVISOR INTERN  – Hours:  Saturdays-Sundays, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.; 3 – 11 p.m.  Emergency coverage, when needed and on holidays scheduled shifts will vary.  Residential supervisor interns live on-site in an apartment with other interns and are responsible for supporting Re:Center programs (primarily the LifeChangeProgram) as well as providing facility oversight/security outside of regular business hours.  Residential supervisor interns should possess good organizational and administrative skills and be able to identify, assess, and resolve crises, when necessary. Individuals in this role are required to work independently while maintaining appropriate documentation/records of events during scheduled shift(s). Residential supervisor interns will exemplify Christ in all aspects of their work, especially dependability and communication with staff and LifeChange Program residents.  This is an ongoing internship opportunity that, while unpaid, does provide free living accommodations, utilities, and meals at Re:Center.  To view internship opportunities, visit https://recenterministries.org/careers/

NEW (7/19/2022)  ROCKFORD LANE BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking TWO PT MINISTRY ASSOCIATES/INTERNS at $100 each week.  Hours:  Sunday mornings and Wed nights (5-6 hours weekly). One position will work with children and one will work with youth.  Eligible applicants may be seniors in high school, college students, or beyond.  If interested, contact Pastor Ken Rutledge at (502) 387-7830.

Other Positions

(3/17/2022) BAPTIST FELLOWSHIP CENTER is seeking to fill a PT JANITORIAL/MAINTENANCE position for 2 or 3 days per week.  For more information contact Executive Director Rev. Matthew Smyzer at (502) 552-8261.

NEW (8/1/2022) BsideU FOR LIFE is seeking a FT LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM DIRECTOR (Job Description) to oversee all aspects of discipleship, life skills, and educational programming at BsideU.  This oversight includes oversight of instructors, clients, and scheduling of classes.
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NEW (8/1/2022) BsideU FOR LIFE is seeking a PT CHILDREN’S MINISTRY CAREGIVER (Job Description) to work with our Children’s Ministry Coordinator, and children’s ministry volunteers, to provide a safe and nurturing place for children 6 weeks to 5 years old (Exception: we accept children through 5th grade during JCPS school closures – holidays, summer break etc.) and to show the love of Jesus through interaction, lessons, and activities with pre-K children. 
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UPDATED (8/1/2022) –  FERN CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH is seeking PART-TIME AND/OR FULL-TIME MINISTERIAL STAFF in the following areas:  MUSIC, YOUTH, CHILDREN, OR EDUCATION.  According to the applicant’s gifts and skills, two of these areas could be combined for a full-time position. Applicants must exemplify a growing relationship with God, spiritual maturity, responsible authority, fervent evangelism, sound theology, and effective communication skills with all age groups.  Applicants should have experience and education in ministry. Anyone seeking the music position must be an excellent musician, worship leader, and educator.  Send resumes to Fern Creek Baptist Church, Attention:  Personnel Committee, 5920 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40291, or email to  linda@ferncreekbaptist.org.  Resumes will be received through August 31, 2022.
Questions?  Call (502) 239-0316 ext. 103 (Linda Barnes Popham, Pastor)

(6/6/2022) – KENTUCKY WMU is seeking a FT MISSION STRATEGIST – ADULT/CHURCHWIDE/STUDENTS to coordinate and promote mission discipleship in Kentucky churches by connecting with churches and providing resources and strategies to get their adults and students involved in missions.  For more information or to apply visit KYWMU.

NEWCOMER CREMATIONS, FUNERALS & RECEPTIONS, SOUTHWEST LOUISVILLE CHAPEL (10304 Dixie Highway) is seeking to fill a PT SUPPORT STAFF POSITION.   (Note:  James Gribbins, Pastor of LifeSong, is bi-vocational and works for Newcomer and has informed us of this opportunity.)  If you are a pastor in need of supplemental income, or if you are retired and looking for a way to serve, this position may be just for you!  For more information or to apply, contact Audrei Wilson at (502) 935-0056.

(4/8/2022) – RE:CENTER MINISTRIES is seeking a PT EMERGENCY SHELTER PROGRAM AIDE – EVENING. Hours: 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm, 2 to 3 nights a week.  You may view the job posting  at https://recenterministries.org/careers/   For more information or to submit a resume, contact Tyson Lott at tyson@recenterministries.org

(4/8/2022) – RE:CENTER MINISTRIES is seeking a PT EMERGENCY SHELTER PROGRAM AIDE – OVERNIGHT. Hours: 11:30 pm – 6:30 am, 2 to 3 nights a week.  You may view the job posting  at https://recenterministries.org/careers/   For more information or to submit a resume, contact Tyson Lott at tyson@recenterministries.org

(9/21/2021) – PARKLAND BAPTIST CHURCH  is seeking a  PT MEDIA DIRECTOR (Job Description).  Please see the job description for more information.  Resumes may be sent to parklandpersonnelcommittee@gmail.com.