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This listing of churches who are looking for preachers is only for
churches of Christ who are non-institutional and non-instrumental.


The following applies:

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CHURCHES LOOKING FOR PREACHERS
ALABAMA
  • BUTLER
Butler church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: We are a group of 25-30 + or - located in a small town about 35 miles east of Meridian, MS in Choctaw County, AL. Congregation is well established and has been in existence since the 1950's. We have been without a preacher for about 2 months. We would like a young/mature man or family to work with us in spreading the Gospel message to the congregation and the community. Our group ranges from school age to senior citizens. We have been able to fully support our ministers in the past. If you are interested in the position or have questions, please contact one of the persons below. 
Contact: Don Green  (205) 459-3393  rlgreen@tds.net
Contact: John Nickell  (205) 459-2642  jtn1052@tds.net
Correspondence Address: Butler church of Christ, P. O. Box 634, Butler, AL   36904
Date Submitted: January 15, 2020
Date Renewed: May 11, 2020

ALASKA
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ARIZONA
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ARKANSAS
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CALIFORNIA
  • INDIO
King Street church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.indiochurchofchrist.com
Comments: We are looking for a full-time preacher. Feel free to send this information to any potential candidate or to any other individual or church who might be able to "send someone our way." The church of Christ that meets in the city of Indio, California (population over 80,000) in the beautiful Coachella Valley, is looking for a doctrinally sound, conservative, non-institutional, non-denominational, non-instrumental preacher -- full time (preferably). The church here is a small conservative work of 30-40 members of all ages. The congregation has several men able to teach and preach God's word. The members for the most part are good Bible students who regularly study and teach. Our preference is someone with a few years of full-time preaching experience, mature in the faith with a strong knowledge of the scriptures and with a proven ability to teach and preach; a zealous evangelist with a desire to work with us to boldly proclaim the Gospel to the lost; a hard worker of good reputation who exemplifies living a Christian life; a caring individual with a love for the saints who will encourage and exhort his fellow workers. We do not have elders; therefore, decisions concerning our congregation are made at the men's business meeting. We envision the preacher preparing lessons for Sunday morning and evening and teaching Bible class on Sunday morning or Wednesday evening. He would also hold individual Bible studies with prospective and/or new members with the assistance of our members. If interested in this position, please send your resume along and complete a questionnaire we would send you (may be done by email correspondence to jburruss@outlook.com or phone (760) 898-2902). From those we wish to consider further, we also request at least two (2) audio recordings or videos of your most recent sermons or lessons. We intend to pay travel, food and lodging expenses of a potential preacher and his family if invited to come and "try out" (for lack of a better term). Financial compensation for the person hired is open for negotiation depending on agreed to hours, experience and abilities. We are currently able to pay about $1,000 per week plus authorize a substantial housing allowance for income tax purposes. Median income information that may be useful to you: The median household income in Indio is $49,551; Palm Desert is $52,053 a year; Palm Springs, CA in 2017 was $50,608. Housing is generally one of the major expenses in the cost of living; here is some brief current information (examples only) regarding housing possibilities: Small Indio condos (2Br/2Ba) 800-1200 sq. ft. $900-1300/mo. (2-4 miles from church building). Small Palm Desert condos (2Br/2Ba) 1000-1200 sq. ft. $1000-1300/mo. (10 miles from church building). Modest Palm Desert home (on golf course) (2Br/2Ba) 1200 sq. ft. $1400/mo. (10 miles from church building). Modest La Quinta home (3Br/2Ba) 1600 sq. ft. $1800-1900/mo. (6-8 miles from church building). Nice La Quinta home (3Br/2Ba) 1400-1600 sq. ft. $1400-1500/mo. (6-10 miles from church building). Newer Indio (3Br/2Ba) 1400-1800 sq. ft. $1800-1900/mo. (5 miles from church building).
Contact: Jim Burruss  (760) 898-2902  jimburruss@outlook.com
Correspondence Address: Indio church of Christ, 81377 Avenue 46, Indio, CA   92201 (760) 342-1859
Date Submitted: December 16, 2019
Date Renewed: April 15, 2020
Date Renewed: August 20, 2020
Date Updated and Renewed: September 4, 2020

  • SAN JOSE
East Foothill church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.efoothill.org
Comments: ​We are a diverse non institutional congregation with about 70 members. We have 4 elders and 2 deacons. We are located in the heart of the Silicon Valley in San Jose, California. If you are interested in working with us or would like to get more information about us, please contact us.
Contact: Charles Williamson  (408) 230-1141  charleswilliamson@comcast.net
Correspondence Address: Charles Williamson, 870 Tybalt Drive, San Jose, CA   95127
Date Submitted: August 29, 2020

COLORADO
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CONNECTICUT
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DELAWARE
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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
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FLORIDA
  • MAYO
Northside church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: We are a group of 25-30 members located in Mayo, Fl. Congregation is made up of mostly middle/senior aged . Mayo is a rural area located 60 miles west of Gainesville and 45 miles west of Lake City. We are a conservative, non-institutional, non-instrumental church of Christ. We are looking for a man mature in the faith that is capable of teaching/preaching God's word, teach Bible classes, preach the word edifying and building up the church, willing to do personal work/spread gospel in the community. We prefer a full time minister but will consider part time. The church can provide $500.00 / week support. The church does not have a preachers home.
Contact: Marc Land (386) 688-1390  mlandgoldenknight@gmail.com
Contact: Hal Lynch (386) 362-9243  lynchconstruction@windstream.net
Correspondence Address: Northside church of Christ, P. O. Box 187, Mayo, FL 32066
Date Submitted: June 7, 2020

  • SPRING HILL
Mariner Boulevard church of Christ
Congregation's Website: marinerchurchofchrist.com
Comments: We are in a good area ,have a meeting place that is paid for. Looking for a Preacher that has the skills (preaching & teaching) to help a small group to grow. Can provide some support.
Contact: Kim Perry  (352) 410-1792  kimperry1792@gmail.com
Contact: Wes Baird  (352) 688-7301  wb07@outlook.com
Correspondence Address: Mariner Boulevard church of Christ, P. O. Box 6383, Spring Hill, FL  34611
Date Submitted: August 28, 2020​
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GEORGIA
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HAWAII
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IDAHO
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ILLINOIS
  • WASHINGTON
Washington church of Christ
Congregation's Website: Washington church of Christ
Comments: Brother Don Potts has been working with the church here for the past 27 years. He will soon retire at 86 years of age. We are a small group, due to the deaths of many over the years. We have a suitable building in an excellent location. We have funds to assist a preacher. We are truly looking for someone to stand for the truth and help us keep the church going in the area. You may contact, Mike Filstrup at (309) 694-0477 or Bill Mantle Jr. at (309) 635-8988, or Rudy Heavern at (309) 635-0464.
Contact: Don Potts  (309) 745-3103   donpotts@peoplepc.com
Contact: Mike Filstrup (309) 694-0477
Correspondence Address:  church of Christ, 430 North Wilmor Road, Washington, IL  61571​
Date Submitted: May 16, 2020

INDIANA
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IOWA
  • GRINNELL
Grinnell church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.grinnellcoc.com
Comments: ​We are just now beginning our search for a new preacher. We do not have elders but several dedicated, God fearing men who take care of this congregation. Please send your resume and references to grinnellcoc@netins.net before calling or texting.
Contact: Patrick Blythe  (641) 521-6485  plblythe@netins.net
Correspondence Address: Patrick Blythe, 105 3rd Street, Reasnor, IA  50232
Date Submitted: June 6, 2020

KANSAS
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KENTUCKY
  • CRAB ORCHARD
Crab Orchard church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​We are a small rural congregation. Our preacher of 28 years is wishing to step down due to his age.
Contact: Lester Hopkins  (606) 510-3892  lestershelleyhopk@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: Crab Orchard church of Christ, P.O. Box 282, Crab Orchard, KY  40419
Date Submitted: July 29, 2020

LOUISIANA
  • HAYNESVILLE
Woodland church of Christ
Congregation's Website: woodlandchurchofchrist.org
Comments: We are a faithful group of 45-50 members. Mostly middle aged to elderly. Our current preacher has accepted another position closer to home. We are in search of a full time preacher. We have always been able to support a full time preacher and support other preachers at times. 
Contact: Ricky Reeves  (318) 465-4767
Contact: Lance Reeves  (318) 465-4767
Correspondence Address:  Woodland church of Christ, 4199 Hwy 2 Alt, Haynesville, LA   71038
Date Submitted: May 17, 2020   

MAINE
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MARYLAND
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MASSACHUSETTS
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MICHIGAN
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MINNESOTA
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MISSISSIPPI
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MISSOURI
  • JOPLIN
Newman Road church of Christ
Congregation's Website: http://newmanroadchurchofchrist.blogspot.com/
Comments: The Newman Road Church of Christ in Joplin, Missouri, is seeking a full-time preacher/evangelist to work with us as we strive to grow in the faith and to spread the Gospel in our community. A small but long-established congregation that has met in the same location since 1977, we are a non-institutional, non-instrumental Church of Christ congregation and are the only such group meeting within a 60-mile radius. Our regular attendance ranges from 30-50 and many of our members live a considerable distance out of town. We are not currently blessed with elders but hope to develop such leaders in the future. Our building is located next door to a public four-year university with about 5,000 students.

Our ideal candidate would be:

A man mature in the faith, with a strong knowledge of the scriptures, and with a proven ability to teach and preach.

An effective communicator, both from the pulpit and in working with individuals. A zealous evangelist with a desire to work with us to boldly proclaim the Gospel to the lost.

A patient teacher willing to conduct classes for the congregation as well as do personal work with individuals and families.

A hard worker of good reputation who exemplifies living a Christian life.

A caring individual with a love for the saints who will encourage and exhort his fellow workers.

We are currently able to provide support in the range of $30,000-$40,000 per year, which will go a long way in this area thanks to Joplin’s low cost of living. Our area is one of the most affordable places to live in the country, with the median home price consistently between $100,000 and $120,000. Joplin is a city in Southwest Missouri with a population of about 50,000 and with 180,000 in the surrounding area. It is a transportation and commercial hub for the region where Missouri, Oklahoma, and Kansas meet. Tulsa, Northwest Arkansas, and Springfield/Branson are within easy driving distance, while the Joplin airport has multiple daily flights to DFW. 
Contact: Adam Stratton (417) 850-4532  admanstratton@hotmail.com
Correspondence Address: Newman Road church of Christ, 3520 E. Newman Road, Joplin, MO 64801
Date Submitted: July 4, 2018
Date Renewed: January 16, 2019
Date Renewed: May 30, 2019
Date Renewed: September 27, 2019
Date Renewed: February 1, 2020
Date Renewed: June 6, 2020

MONTANA
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NEBRASKA
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NEVADA
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NEW HAMPSHIRE
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NEW JERSEY
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NEW MEXICO
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NEW YORK
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NORTH CAROLINA
  • FAYETTEVILLE
West Fayetteville church of Christ
Congregation's Website: West Fayetteville church of Christ
Comments: A group of humble people seeking only to do Christ's will. We are an undenominational group of Christians. The West Fayetteville church of Christ is a local, independent congregation of believers who have been baptized into Christ for the remission of sins, and who are committed to living by faith in Christ. We have no affiliation with any organization larger than, smaller than, or other than this local congregation. Only "our like precious faith" (2 Peter 1:1) in the Word of God unites us with other Christians into One Faith (Ephesians 4:3-6). We are autonomous and have no central headquarters or president. The head of this church is none other than Jesus Christ himself (Ephesians 1:22-23). We are simply Christians following the teachings of Jesus and His apostles and followers found in the New Testament. The division of denominationalism is, in fact, contradictory to the teaching of the Bible. We are Christians only! The West Fayetteville church of Christ is not affiliated in any manner with the denominational church known as "The United Church of Christ" or with the group known as "The International Church of Christ". We have an aggressive program of teaching our members from both the pulpit and in Bible classes. Our elders have established Bible classes at the church building twice a week - before the Sunday A.M. worship service and on Wednesday Evenings. We have Bible classes for all ages (including infants and toddlers). Additionally, we encourage private Bible studies in the homes of members and non-members alike. We currently have 2 elders, Eugene Edwards and Bob Fancher, and 2 deacons, Michael Williams and Greg Jones. Stan Caldwell works full-time with this congregation as a preacher and teacher. The West Fayetteville Family works hard to maintain brotherly love and a close family atmosphere. We believe that the Bible teaches that there are some responsibilities and functions which we are to perform as a local congregation and others as individual Christians (Matt. 18:15-17; 1 Tim. 5:16). You will not find a kitchen, fellowship hall, or other social buildings on our church properties. Though we often spend social time with each other in our homes or in other ways outside of services, we do this as individuals and not as a church function. The work of the Lord's church is spiritual (Eph. 4:11,12; 1 Pet 2:9-10). The church is self-sufficient and able to fully pay the preacher his salary.
Contact: Andy Croley  (301) 509-9491  fishngrod@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: West Fayetteville church of Christ, 5272 Butternut Drive, Fayetteville, NC  28304
Date Submitted: September 6, 2020

NORTH DAKOTA
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OHIO
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OKLAHOMA
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OREGON
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PENNSYLVANIA
  • SHIPPENSBURG
Shippensburg church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.shippensburgchurchofchrist.org
Comments: ​We are actively seeking a motivated man who would assist our preacher with personal work, sermons, lessons and other associated duties as a "Timothy" who aspires to be a full time evangelist. We are a small congregation in south-central PA where average attendance is in the mid to upper 40's. We are not able to provide support, however, we might be able to help with room and board for the right candidate. Some work is available in area as help wanted signs are visible at local business's. If you are the one interested and want to know more, call or write us and we will go from there. Thank you for your consideration.
Contact: Don Shearer  (717) 532-6356  hd_shearer3@yahoo.com
Contact: Dennis Adams (Evangelist)  (717) 532-5599  dadams4@hotmail.com
Correspondence Address: Shippensburg church of Christ, 412 E. King St., Shippensburg, PA  17257
Date Submitted: February 12, 2020
Date Renewed: June 6, 2020

RHODE ISLAND
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SOUTH CAROLINA
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SOUTH DAKOTA
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TENNESSEE
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TEXAS
  • DUMAS
6th and Meredith church of Christ
Congregation's Website: dumaschristians.com
Comments: ​The 6th & Meredith church of Christ, in Dumas, Texas, is looking for a preacher. This local congregation was established in 1919. It is the only English speaking non-institutional congregation in Moore County. Attendance is currently about 50 with several young singles, married couples and young children. There is a Spanish speaking congregation with a full-time preacher, Javier Palomares, that meets in our building. We have established a 2-year preacher training program under the direction of David M. Bonner to train a young preacher in Bible study, sermon preparation and presentation, personal evangelism, public speaking, teaching of Bible classes, and in discussion of religious issues. In addition to the opportunities to preach and teach here there will be opportunities to preach for a congregation in a neighboring county. Adding to the preacher's salary the church has a nice brick 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 2 car garage home in an excellent neighborhood with exceptional schools. Dumas is a friendly growing community in the Texas Panhandle about 45 miles north of Amarillo. Two major U.S. Highways, 87/287, come through Dumas and connect us to within 1 to 3 hours from New Mexico and Colorado. Dumas is very economically and ethnically diverse with farming & ranching, oil & gas, a Valero refinery, a Continental Carbon Black plant, JBS plant, an excellent healthcare system, and a very diverse mixture of smaller industries.
Contact: David M. Bonner  (806) 679-3311  drdavidbonner@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: Dr. David M. Bonner, 1204 Melinda Lane, Dumas, TX  79029
Date Submitted: June 6, 2020

  • GROVES
West Groves church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: We are a conservative group of about 40-45 mostly middle to senior aged members, that have been in this location since the 1950's. We have scriptural elders and deacons. We are looking for a man, to work with us, who is mature in the faith, and is capable of teaching/preaching God's word, edifying and building up the church, and also willing to do personal work and spread the word on a full-time basis. We are located on the Gulf coast in the Beaumont, Texas area, about 95 miles southeast of Houston, Texas.
Contact: David M. Cross (409) 962-5431  david.m.cross46@gmail.com
Correspondence Address:  David Cross, 5429 West Groves Circle, Groves, TX 77619
Date Submitted: January 28, 2020
Date Renewed: June 10, 2020

UTAH
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VERMONT
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VIRGINIA
  • STUART
Concord church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​We are looking for a great gospel preacher, who is very conservative, and willing to work hard for our Lord, and has some financial support, as we could only provide about $200 per month.  He would need to be willing to move to a very rural area (farm country, we do not lock our doors).
Contact: Wayne Butler  work: (276) 694-3530  home: (276) 694-2738  reltub@centurylink.net
Correspondence Address: Wayne Butler, 2561 Dobyns Road, Stuart, VA   24171
Date Submitted: March 25, 2020
Date Renewed: July 29, 2020

WASHINGTON
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WEST VIRGINIA
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WISCONSIN
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WYOMING
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