CONGREGATION SIZE: 200
LOCATION: Rural town of 7500
SALARY RANGE: Negotiable
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: College or Seminary graduate;
EXPERIENCE SOUGHT: Will consider all applicants
NOTE: FCC is seeking a full-time minister to focus on the advancement of God’s word, through preaching, teaching, and leading environments that reveal the truths of Scripture. The Minister, alongside the Elders, will also be responsible for the general “care/shepherding” of the congregation, as well as lead outreach and follow-up ministry efforts to help us accomplish our mission of “Bringing people into a relationship with Christ, Building them up in their faith, and Sending them out to make a difference in their world.”
The ideal candidate will have a heart for preaching and teaching God’s word, communicating with high levels of effectiveness in print and verbal forms. Additionally, we desire a man whose heart is bent towards caring for the needs of the body, as well as seeking and reaching those not yet a part of the body of Christ.
FCC has its roots in the “Restoration Movement” and continues to associate with the churches that consist of the Christian Church/Churches of Christ. Our worship gatherings are modern in expression. Our facility expanded in 2003 to accommodate 400 in the worship center.
Currently FCC has 1 Full-Time associate, and a volunteer “youth leader” leading ministry efforts for grades 12 and under.
If you are interested in learning more about this position, please send your resume and a statement of your beliefs. We also seek either a DVD or video links to messages you have preached. Please either email or mail this information to the address above.
First Church of Christ is located in southwest IA. The community of Atlantic is considered to be “half-way” in-between Des Moines, IA, and Omaha, NE along I-80. Atlantic IA is the county seat of Cass County IA and is considered to be the Coca-Cola capitol of IA. Atlantic has a newer YMCA facility that is a very active part of our community. Atlantic’s school district is also seeing growth. For a more complete overview of the community of Atlantic, please follow the following link. http://www.atlanticiowa.com/