Ministry Search Announcement

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Central Church of Christ is a well-established church in Sparta, Tennessee. Located in the Upper Cumberland area of Middle Tennessee, Central is a stable congregation of God’s people serving the Lord in our community since the 1860’s.

Our congregation‘s mission is to: (1) Tell God’s Story, (2) Show God’s Love, and (3) Be God’s Family. We are currently seeking a senior minister to assist us with this mission.

Central’s Values and Expectations of Minister

  • Truth Seeking – Searches for Truth and leads others to do the same
  • Building Relationships – Has the ability and desire to make and cultivate new relationships in the church and community
  • Strong Effort – Clearly shows a commitment to his ministry but makes time for family and reflection
  • Honesty & Integrity – Acts with integrity and transparency at all times

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of five year’s preaching experience with at least three years at the same location. He should have an appropriate baccalaureate degree from an accredited college, preferably church of Christ related, or a proven track record of ministry growth with a church. He will work under the current Eldership consisting of four sincere and devoted men. He will join a ministry staff consisting of a part-time youth minister, technology coordinator, preschool director, and administrative assistant. Salary package will be commensurate with education and experience.

To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest, resume with family photo, and a sample sermon or links to sermons online, as well as blogs or other published writings.

Submissions may be done by email at: centralcoc.search.committee@gmail.com

or by mail at: Central Church of Christ, c/o Search Committee. PO Box 443 Sparta, TN 38583

Website: spartacoc.com


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