The Brighton Church of Christ is seeking a full-time pulpit minister to assist the congregation in continuing God’s work in Brighton, Michigan, and the surrounding area. We are looking for an enthusiastic man that can relate to all age groups and loves to bring others to Christ through preaching, teaching, and visitation. Additionally, it is a priority that he be outreach-focused and be willing and able to conduct personal Bible studies to help lead the lost to Christ and grow the congregation. Our preferred candidate will be married and have at least two years of post-secondary education with a degree or certificate and multiple years of pulpit and evangelistic experience in the Churches of Christ. He must love the Lord and His Word, be committed to restoration principles, and be motivated to serve.
The minister is expected to prepare and preach sermons each Sunday and teach a Bible class on Sunday or Wednesday as directed by the elders. Duties will also include performing weddings, funerals, and ministering to the sick, shut-ins and others in need. He must be available to the congregation by keeping regular office hours, by e-mails and/or phone, and in managing the church office and assisting the secretary in producing the church bulletin.
We are an a capella congregation of 90+, with a stable eldership and a history of more than 50 years serving the Lord. Brighton is located about 45 minutes west of Detroit and 20 minutes north of Ann Arbor, and boasts excellent health facilities, schools, shopping, and easy access to higher education.
Total compensation will include use of a three-bedroom parsonage adjacent to the church building, an insurance allowance, and salary negotiable based on experience, education, and qualifications. If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, your experience and education, and two recent sermons either in audio or, preferably, video format, along with personal and professional references to: