The Sierra Vista Church of Christ (also known as the Village Meadows Church of Christ) is seeking a full-time pulpit minister/preacher to serve a conservative, non-instrumental congregation of 50-60 with great potential or growth (currently without elders). We are located in southeast Arizona with a surrounding community of about 50,000, a community college, nursing school, university campus, and recently built medical center located near Fort Huachuca, Our family is accustomed to serving the needs of the military populations as well as the local community since 1958. Sierra Vista is approximately 75 miles southeast of Tucson, Arizona (an hour to an hour and 15 minutes driving time).
An ideal candidate has extensive knowledge of the Bible, the Word of God, and practices Sound Doctrine; is a graduate of a Church of Christ associated university/school of preaching in a related field of study, i.e., Biblical studies (experience may count towards education); is an evangelist; and has a minimum of 10+ years pulpit experience. A candidate with training and experience in counseling would be a plus to their qualifications.
Duties include (but are not limited to) teaching a Sunday morning class, the Sunday morning pulpit sermon, the Sunday evening pulpit sermon, and a Wednesday evening class. Applicants shall maintain structured office hours.
The compensation package includes an annual salary range between $40K-$50K (negotiable); use of a recently remodeled, ranch style block/masonry home with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fireplace, double-car garage, fenced yard, close to a grade school and is less than 2 miles from the church; paid vacation, paid federal holidays off; and church paid tax benefits.
Applicants must provide verifiable references and must submit a recent audio/video of sermon(s) (or supply a URL link). Applicants are also subject to a formal interview and an in-depth questionnaire, an invite to a personal tryout before the congregation to include teaching a Sunday morning class, the Sunday morning pulpit sermon, the Sunday evening pulpit sermon and fielding congregation questions, a background check, and an examination of their performance reviews (as applicable). Interested men should submit their resume to our office manager via email: [email protected] or by postal service to the address below.
Closing Date 05/31/2020
For more information
Preacher Search Committee
Sierra Vista Church of Christ
815 El Camino Real
Sierra Vista, AZ