Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association

Pastorless Churches:












*Send Resume to Church office unless otherwise noted.


Senior Pastor:

Fellowship Missionary:
Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Mount Airy, NC is seeking to serve with a pastor who is faithful to God’s leadership and sensitive to His discernment. A servant leader that will display enthusiasm and encouragement and has the ability to effectively lead, motivate and strengthen the body of Christ.

To find out more about our congregation, please visit our website at Please send resumes to the Pastor Search Committee: [email protected]

First Baptist Church Bessemer City:

First Baptist Church Bessemer City, North Carolina is seeking a part-time or bivocational pastor. Please send resume including links to 2 sermons to:

First Baptist Church 107 East Washington Avenue

P.O. Box 397 Bessemer City, N.C. 28016-0397

Lawndale Baptist:
Lawndale Baptist Church in Lawndale, NC is seeking a full-time pastor to shepherd and grow the church.  To provide Spirit led, bible-based preaching and teaching. We support the SBC, NC Baptist State Convention, and our local association (The Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association). If the Spirit is leading you to serve our church, please send resumes to:                LBC Pastor Search Team
PO Box 55
Lawndale, NC 28090
Or email: [email protected]

Middle Fork Baptist Church in Blowing Rock:
Wanted: A pastor with vision and outreach leadership, possibly a recent seminary graduate motivated to reach unchurched people. Middle Fork Baptist Church is a small (less than 50 members) Baptist congregation between Boone and Blowing Rock, NC. Traditional in worship and located between a college town and a resort area, next door to Tweetsie Railroad theme park. Seminary degree expected. Send resumes and/or questions to interim pastor [email protected]net

Second Baptist Church of Cherryville:

Second Baptist Church of Cherryville NC is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor. We are located approximately 40 miles northwest of Charlotte NC.

SBC is a traditional congregation averaging approximately 160 in Sunday morning worship.

The ideal candidate should exercise proven skills in preaching, teaching, and discipleship; provide engaging, expository, and relevant messages from God’s Word that makes a difference in daily lives. He should also demonstrate strong pastoral skills in visiting and shepherding the flock.

The ideal candidate should be identified by showing behavior that consistently shows obedience to God, faithfulness in marriage (husband of one wife), self-control in spirit and actions, able to make appropriate decisions for the good for the kingdom of God, Christian dignity in behavior patterns, genuine care for persons, effective teacher of the truths of God, abstain from the use of alcohol, a gentle spirit, a peacemaker, actions not motivated by the love of money, spiritual leader of his family, mature in Christian belief and practice and credibility that attracts those outside the church.

The candidate must adhere to the Baptist Faith and Message 2000. Bible College or seminary training and at least 3-5 years pastoral experience is preferred.

Resumes and links to sermons may be mailed to Pastor Search Committee 201 North Houser Street, Cherryville, NC 28021 or emailed to [email protected]

Deadline for resumes is open-ended.

Zoar Baptist Church, Shelby, NC
Zoar Baptist Church, Shelby, NC, is seeking a full-time Pastor, servant-leader, and a gifted teacher with a vision for growth and outreach to our community and grow disciples while staying true to our conservative roots and statement of beliefs (BFM 1963). Developing prayer warriors, leading blended worship for all ages, missions and Bible study are all important.  Applicants should have an accredited seminary degree and prayerfully consider the opportunity to apply. Please mail your résumé and at least two sermon CD/DVD/online link to: 1740 S. Lafayette Street, Shelby, NC 28152.

Youth and Children:

Campfield Memorial:

Campfield Memorial Baptist Church in Ellenboro, NC is seeking a Youth Pastor. Responsibilities include planning, directing, conducting, evaluating, and administering a comprehensive youth ministry for the spiritual development and discipleship of the youth.

To receive a detailed job description or to submit a resume please email [email protected]

Here are open ministry opportunities at Concord Baptist Church – Bostic, NC.
We are a loving Church that is Christ-Centered & Bible-Based with a heart for taking the gospel to our neighbors and the nations. We want to see every member Growing in a relationship with Jesus Christ, GOING as representatives of Christ to serve others, and GIVING of their time, talent and treasure to further the cause of Christ. You may find more info about our church at

Interest or Inquires for these positions may call Travis at 704-300-7701 or express interest with a resume to [email protected]

Children’s Minister- Part-Time
This is a brand new position. We are searching for an individual to minister and direct the ministries of Concord to children and families. This person needs to be solid in their faith and grounded in God’s Word. They need to have good teamwork communication with staff and volunteers and a love for kids and desire to disciple them in God’s Word.


Camps Creek Baptist Church, Mooresboro, NC 

Part-time Youth and Children’s minister  We are a loving community based church who is founded in God’s Word, Christ centered, and desires to share the gospel with others.  We are looking for someone who is solid in their faith and grounded in the Bible.  This person will minister to and direct the ministries of youth, children, and their families. Responsibilities include planning, directing, conducting, and developing these ministries for the spiritual growth and discipleship of the youth and children.  You need to have good communication skills, the ability to work well with staff and volunteers, and display a love for students with a desire to disciple them in God’s Word. If God has lead you more toward youth or children ministry, please know that we are open to splitting this into 2 part time positions.  

Please send resumes c/o Personnel Committee to [email protected] or 2323 Camp Creek Church Road  Mooresboro, NC 28114  

For additional questions (704) 434-2354

Mull’s Chapel:
Part time youth and children’s minister/ leader position open at Mull’s Chapel (Catawba County, NC)—will be the spiritual leader and shepherd for MCBC’s children’s and youth. This role includes overseeing and leading ministries related to building strong Christian young adults. This position requires a passion to know and glorify God through personal study of Scripture, personal and corporate worship and prayer, edification of the local church, discipleship, outreach, and effective administration. Apply online at

North Brook
North Brook Baptist Church 7421 Flay, Rd, Cherryville, NC is receiving resumes for a part time Student Pastor position. Send resumes to [email protected] and I will forward to our committee chairman.

Patterson Grove Baptist,  Full Time Associate Pastor/Youth:

Full Time Associate Pastor/Youth to serve as the primary support person for the Youth. Responsibilities include serving as the direct support person for the senior pastor, plan and promote Bible study and activities to prompt spiritual growth for the youth, develop programs to enlist and retain the youth, etc. If interested, please email questions or resumes by mail to Patterson Grove Baptist Church, 301 Oak Grove Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086 or email [email protected]

Tri-City Baptist Church in Conover, NC is seeking a full-time Student Minister. This position is responsible for planning and directing a comprehensive, energetic, and life changing ministry for middle and high school students. The Student Minister works closely with the Senior Pastor, church staff, and student ministry leaders to set goals, establish programs, provide leadership, and develop strategies and policies supporting the overall mission and strategies of the church. Qualifications include a relevant BA/BS and at least 3 year’s related experience.
For more information about our church, visit Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume to [email protected], SUBJECT: STUDENT MINISTER POSITION.


Beaver Dam Baptist Church:
Permanent part-time Music Director
Plan, organize, and manage all aspects of music worship. Assume responsibilities for planning special music such as cantatas and children/youth performances. Ability to lead traditional, blended, and contemporary music. Contact Danny Hipp at 704-473-0927 or [email protected]

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 [email protected]

Flint Hill:
Flint Hill Baptist Church is seeking a 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 please send a resume electronically to: [email protected]

Goode’s Grove:
Goode’s Grove Baptist Church is in need of a music director and a pianist. These are paid positions. If interested or need more information please contact pastor Robby Hensley at 828-429-9419

Lily Memorial
Lily Memorial Baptist Church is in need of a pianist/choir accompanist. Music is traditional. Responsibilities would include Sunday morning service at 11:00, Sunday afternoon choir practice at 4:30, Sunday evening service at 6:00 and Wednesday night prayer meeting at 6:00. Resumes may be mailed to Lily Memorial Baptist Church, 406 Whitener St. Shelby, NC 28152.

Mt. Pleasant Baptist
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Mooresboro, NC is searching for a pianist to serve its Music Ministry. The applicant must be a proficient keyboardist who can skillfully perform a variety of worship music styles including traditional, contemporary, spiritual, gospel etc. and who is capable of accompanying a 4-part choral rehearsal and performance.  This is a paid position.  If interested or need more information, please contact Minister Of Music Rodney Lattimore at 828-289-9322 or [email protected].  Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church is located at 1301 Mt. Pleasant Church Road Mooresboro, NC 28114

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Job Opening

Job Title: Interim Music Director
Department: Ministerial Staff
Position Status: Part-Time


• Directs the music ministry of the Church.
• Assists the Pastor in planning all worship services.
• Arranges and provides music for funerals, special services and other Church-related activities upon request.
• Model Biblical integrity in all things.
• Available 6 to 10 hours per week including partial office hours.

During limited church activities, the pay will be $140.00 per week based on 10 hours at $14.00 per hour. When we resume more activities, including choirs both adult and children, the rate will increase to $196.00 per week based on working 14 hours per week at $14.00 per hour.

A typical week (currently) would look like:
4 hours on Sunday Morning
2 hours on Thursday Evening (Praise Team practice)
Possibly an additional 4 hours per week for planning or other functions

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
1787 Cajah’s Mountain Rd Hudson, NC 28638 828-396-1241
[email protected]
Office Hours: M-F 8:00-4:00 Pastor – Stephen Owen

New Camp Creek:
New Camp Creek is seeking a part-time music minister. If interested please contact Pastor Tim Smith – 704-207-7058

Oak Grove:
Oak Grove Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a permanent part-time pianist that can read music and play traditional hymns and contemporary music. Responsibilites include Sunday morning & evening Worship Serve and choir practice. If interested, and more information, please mail resume to: Oak Grove Baptist Church 1022 Oak Grove Rd. Kings Mountain, NC 28086 Attn: Josh Hamrick. You may email to [email protected]

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 [email protected]

Poplar Springs:
Poplar Springs Baptist Church in Shelby is looking for a part-time organist. Responsibilities would be Wednesday night rehearsals and Sunday morning worship. Anyone interested and/or would like more information should submit a resume or contact the church at 704-487-8802. 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 [email protected]  If you email our church, please place “PART-TIME MINISTER OF MUSIC” in the subject area.

Ross Grove:
Ross Grove Baptist Church is seeking an instrumentalist – (piano and/or organ).  This position is a part-time, salaried position and includes providing instrumental solo and accompaniment for Sunday morning worship services, accompaniment for the choir when it resumes, and providing music for special services, weddings and funerals as needed.  The person would work with the pastor and minister of music to enhance the worship services through music.  Resumes are being accepted through May 21 at [email protected]  For additional information you may call the church office at 704-482-6051 on Tuesdays or Thursdays or email the church office.  You may mail resumes to Ross Grove Baptist Church at 1225 Fallston Road, Shelby, NC 28150.

Walls Baptist:
Walls Baptist Church is seeking a part-time Minister of Music. Interested candidates may send resumes by email to [email protected] or mail to Walls Baptist Church, 645 alls Church Road Bostic, NC 28018. Walls Baptist Church affirms the Holy Bible as the inspired Word of God and the basis for our beliefs. Candidates must be Christian in character, spirit, attitude and practice. Worship style is traditional.

Westview Baptist Church is seeking a part-time Administrative Assistant. This person must be dependable and above reproach in all areas. Primary duties will include producing a newsletter weekly, recording all church finances, and assisting staff when needed. Reliable computer skills are necessary. Competitive compensation and hours will be discussed during the interview. Please submit resumes to [email protected] by August 5, 2022.

Other Positions:

Mount Sinai:
Mount Sinai Baptist Church of the Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association is prayerfully seeking a part-time Media Team Leader.  The media team leader will be responsible for the overall media programs of the church, working with the staff and the media team for an effective ministry.  Successful candidate should be self-motivated with strong typing, proofreading, organization, leadership and communication skills.  Please send resume to: Mount Sinai Baptist Church, Attn. Search Committee, 1227 Mt. Sinai Church Rd. Shelby,  NC 28152 or email: [email protected]

Updated: 8/9/22