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Ministry Opportunities

Below are a few local search engine links that might be helpful to you when looking for a ministry opportunity:

In addition to the links above, you will find below some specific opportunities that have been sent to us for posting on the NTS website.  

Are you an employer that is interested in having your ministry opportunity listed on the NTS website? Please fill out the employment form here to have your opportunity listed.  For additional questions, email reception@nts.edu or call 800.831.3011, ext. 5422


Lead Pastor

Position/Title: Lead Pastor

HOURS : Full-time

WAGE TYPE *: Salary


JOB REQUIREMENTS : Full Time Lead pastor Must willing to accept management responsibilities for a church of about 50. Must be a self -starter. Must be willing to be involved in the community. Must be willing to preach each Sunday morning and lead Bible studies Wednesday evening. Must be church growth oriented Must give oversight to youth program. Would be exceptional if you had musical ability. There is a $40.000. salary package. Looking for a Pastor to lead our church in making more disciples & impacting our youth and community for Christ.

COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME : Woodland Bible Church

COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 835 East County Road 300 N|Connersville|IN|47331|US

CONTACT NAME : Ralph Mullins

CONTACT PHONE : (206) 909-9076

CONTACT EMAIL : mullinsdoug84@yahoo.com

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS : Email is the preferred contact method. However, if you choose to use the telephone number and no answer please leave your name and phone number for return call.



Part Time Youth Pastor

Position/Title: Weekend Youth Pastor

HOURS : Part-time (less than 20 hrs.)

WAGE TYPE *: Contractual

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCE : No educational minimum required

JOB REQUIREMENTS : Conduct weekly or bi-weekly services or events for teenagers. Humility. Passion. A broken heart.

COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME : Tabor Nazarene COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 502 Center St.|Tabor|Iowa|51653|US

CONTACT NAME : Brian Jenkerson

CONTACT PHONE : (712) 629-3045

CONTACT EMAIL : tabornaz@gmail.com

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS : Tabor Nazarene is a growing rural church located 2.5 hours north of NTS exploring the idea of a part time youth pastor. We envision a weekend commitment, or every other weekend commitment, from a person seeking to reach a lost generation of teenagers in our area. Perhaps a NTS student looking to minister as they attend school would be a good fit. The need is real! Tabor Nazarene is beginning to reach into a spiritual void containing 7,000 people. We would like to find a partner to help us reach the teenagers in that area.

We are offering an opportunity in ministry experience, housing while you are in Tabor, and a small financial package to right person. Please send a resume if you are interested.



Senior Pastor New Zealand

Position/Title: Pastor, Dargaville New Zealand

HOURS : Full-time

WAGE TYPE *: Salary


JOB REQUIREMENTS : The New Zealand District Church of the Nazarene is seeking a pastor for Dargaville Church of the Nazarene located in Dargaville New Zealand.

Dargaville is a small farming community located in the north part of New Zealand’s north island. We are seeking a pastor or pastoral couple who would be interested in serving cross culturally in this setting. New Zealand is a beautiful country and God is moving in some really exciting ways on the New Zealand District.

Housing, utilities, and a vehicle are provided. A small stipend is also provided for living expenses. It will be necessary to have a second source of income whether from a spouse working in the local community or through some other means of financial support.

The New Zealand District also has an exiting pastoral education program in partnership with Nazarene Theological College located in Brisbane, Australia. The program would allow for continued education for someone with a Master’s degree who desires to pursue further education while serving in a cross cultural local church context. NTC offers a range of fully accredited degrees in Biblical studies, theology, etc. NTC has both PhD and DMin programs.

COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME : Dargaville Church of the Nazarene

COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 4 Grey Street|Dargaville|Northland|0310|NZ

CONTACT NAME : Jaron Graham

CONTACT EMAIL : jarongraham@ymail.com

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS : Please direct resume’s and any questions to the email provided.


Youth Ministry Director

Position/Title: Director of Youth Ministry

HOURS : Part-time (less than 20 hrs.)

WAGE TYPE *: Salary


JOB REQUIREMENTS : First United Methodist Church of Blue Springs is seeking a youth director, 15-20 hours/week. We are seeking an energetic, faith-filled person to help us reach youth as we live out our mission to make faithful, hopeful, and loving disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Group activities occur on Wednesday and Sunday evenings, in addition to Sunday mornings. Complete job description is below, and application is available online at www.bluespringsumc.org. Click under Connect > Job Openings. Note: Depending on abilities and credentials, there is a possibility of this person also sharing in duties as an Assistant/Associate Pastor, for an additional 10 hours/week.


COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 301 SW Woods Chapel Dr.|Blue Springs|MO|64015|US

CONTACT NAME : Andrea Lyttle

CONTACT PHONE : (816) 229-8108

CONTACT EMAIL : alyttle@bluespringsumc.org

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS : See our website, www.BlueSpringsUMC.org, under Connect > Job Openings for more info.



Youth Pastor

Position/Title: Youth Pastor

HOURS : Full-time

WAGE TYPE *: Salary


JOB REQUIREMENTS : We are seeking a fervent Christ-follower who is called to youth ministry and ready to give leadership to a growing youth ministry that includes middle and high school aged youth. We want to see our youth experience and know Jesus, develop a strong foundation in God’s word and become strong in Christ-like character equipped to share his love with others in ways that are relevant to changing society; equipped to be agents of change, transformation and reconciliation in the world.


•Passionate commitment to Jesus Christ, exemplary in character and calling, energetic and enthusiastic.

•Training and experience in youth ministry.

•Able to teach the Bible in a way that engages youth and helps them grow.

•Able to teach Anabaptist theology and values.

•Devoted to personal time with God and intercessory prayer Essential duties:

•Plan and implement youth ministry relevant to today’s youth.

•Recruit and train youth advisors and volunteers.

•Develop strong relationships with the youth.

•Help youth develop as leaders.

•Outreach to youth outside the church.

•Help organize fun activities and adventures for youth!

•Oversee administrative and organizational needs of the youth ministry.

•Assist in worship services as needed and as gifting applies(preaching, worship leading)

Ministry Values: Teamwork,interpersonal relationships, meeting youth where they are, sensitive missional engagement, humility, listening, caring, strong emphasis on discipleship and mission, personal relationship with Jesus, fervent prayer, service, involvement and leadership instead of consumerism, the power of the Holy Spirit, energetic, vision oriented, knowing the word of God.

COMPANY/EMPLOYER NAME : Souderton Mennonite Church

COMPANY/EMPLOYER ADDRESS : 105 West Chestnut Street|Souderton|PA|18964|US

CONTACT NAME : Jess Gillespie

CONTACT PHONE : (215) 723-3088

CONTACT EMAIL : jgillespie@soudertonmennonite.org

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/COMMENTS : To apply: Please send an email describing your call to ministry and why you feel that you would be right for this role along with your resume and a short video (two minutes or less)in which you introduce yourself to: churchoffice@soudertonmennonite.org. Please put “Attn Youth Pastor Search”in the subject line.

Souderton Mennonite Church(SMC)is a growing and exciting fellowship experiencing the transformational power of Jesus.We desire to sacrificially live out the love of God as we extend God’s mission to our community and world, helping others know God through loving relationships, service, and proclamation.Our average attendance is around 350. www.soudertonmennonite.org