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  2. All classified posts will run for 2 consecutive months.  Longer or shorter times may be requested. Publication of classifieds correspond with the monthly publication of the Baptist Beacon.

  3. Classifieds must be from a BSCM church.

  4. Be sure to include thorough details of request, name of church, contact information as well as a point of contact.

  5. Submissions must be made no later than the 10th of the month prior to publication.

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Bi-Vocational Pastor

First Baptist Church DeWitt is a small Southern Baptist Church and member of the Central Baptist Association, seeking a Bi-Vocational Pastor who is dedicated to serve our Lord and lead us into a relationship with God so that we may pursue outreach in our community and make disciples of men. (Matthew 28:19-20)

Godly candidates should have the following characteristics:

A born again follower of Jesus Christ living a life of exemplary behavior. Should exhibit strong communication skills, spiritual maturity, personal integrity and a heart for leading new believers to maturity in Christ.


Applicants must be ordained, attended Seminary and have a degree in Christian Ministries or equivalent thereof. You must have past pastoral ministry experience. You must have an understanding of and willingness to minister within the church’s statement of beliefs. You must lead a lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders. (1 Timothy 3:1-13; 2 Timothy 2; and Titus 1:5-9). And have a calling to pastoral ministry.


  • Cover letter of introduction and of interest in the position

  • Educational background

  • Resume with a minimum of three references (one from a former Pastor, one from an employer, and one of your choosing)

Submit no later than November 30th, 2019 to:


Mail: First Baptist Church DeWitt

Attn: Sherry Jewell

11068 South DeWitt Road

DeWitt, Michigan 48820

Pastor/Director of Youth Ministry

New Hope Baptist Church, SBC, 149 Highland Ave. East Lansing, MI 48823

Position: Pastor/Director of Youth Ministry (EM). The position is part time (flexible hours, but includes evenings and weekends for special events.).

Position purpose: To direct and lead programming for youth and EM college students. The pastor/director of Youth Ministry shall seek to foster Christian community building relationship with young people that strengthen their commitment to the church and growth in faith in Jesus Christ.

The Pastor/Director of Youth Ministry shall:

  1. Serve as the primary staff person relating to the Youth Ministry under the supervision of Senior Pastor.

  2. Oversee the recruitment and training of adult volunteers to work with middle and high school age groups.

  3. Plan and implement age-appropriate activities for middle, high school age youth, and college students that promote community through fellowship, fun and faith development. Such activities might include musicals and dramatic presentations, small group Bible study, retreats and service projects.

  4. Preach a sermon in the Youth Ministry worship service on Sunday.

  5. Promote Christian service through age-appropriate service projects.

  6. Work with other church directors to support and intra-Baptist Church Youth Group in witch youth leaders and youth work together to proclaim the gospel as traditionally understood by New Hope Baptist Church.

  7. Develop small group Bible study materials that might be age-appropriate and best serves to promote spiritual maturity.

Desired Qualifications:

  1. Experience with youth, college students, and family ministry, education or significant experience in English/youth ministry.

  2. Good organizational/communication/leadership skills.

  3. Graduate or student of a regionally or nationally accredited seminary.

Salary: Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Anticipated salary range: $15,600–18,200 (part time only).

Contact Information:

New Hope Baptist Church

Pastor Sam Byungman Park

149 Highland Ave.

East Lansing, MI 48823

15-Passenger Van Needed

Word Encounter Church in Detroit, Michigan is looking for a 15-Passenger church van to pickup our young people for our special youth programs and pick up adults for our drug rehab program. If there is any ministry or church who can assist us in the effort please contact Pastor Steven Perry at 616-643-3567. For more information check out our website at

Bi-vocational Lead Pastor

Good News Baptist Church (Abundant Life) in Iron Mountain, Michigan is seeking a bi-vocational Southern Baptist lead Pastor. It is a small congregation of 20-25 people presently that rents a church corner space in the White Birch Plaza (see photo). Iron Mountain has a population of approximately 7,600 and is the County Seat of the Dickinson County in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The church is able to offer a small salary. More details on the salary may be discussed directly with the church. Please send resumes to or (906) 828-1276.

*NOTE: If you previously sent your resume to the old email address, please resend your resume to the new address listed above. Thank you!

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