Welcome to the page of churches who are looking for gospel preachers.

This listing of churches who are looking for preachers is only for
churches of Christ who are non-institutional and non-instrumental.

The following applies:

  • This listing will be updated within 48 hours from the time that the form below is submitted. It is usually updated within a few hours.
  • The postings will remain on this page for 120 days.
  • If a church is still looking for a preacher after the 120 days, please submit an e-mail letting me know that you want to continue your listing for another 120 days. You may continue to do this for as long as you need to.
  • Each time a listing is renewed after the original 120 days, a date of renewal will be added to the listing to let preachers know that the church is still looking
          (preachers can have confidence that these listings are kept current)
  • Please review your ad as soon as possible to ensure that all information is correct. If you want to add, delete, or change any information, please send me an e-mail message letting me know what action needs to be taken.
  • Any ad posted on this page does not mean that I endorse that particular church. Preachers contacting these churches are encouraged to do their own investigation. I reserve the right to accept, reject, or make modifications that I feel are appropriate for this venue.
  • When a preaching position has been filled, please send me an e-mail message letting me know so that the listing can be promptly removed.

  • ADDITIONAL NOTE: The listings for "Churches Looking for Preachers" and "Preachers Looking for Churches" that was being advertised on the Truth Magazine Website is now being advertised and maintained on this site.
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Northside church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.northside-churchofchrist.org
Comments: ​We have a PREACHER TRAINING PROGRAM, but have been without a CANDIDATE for quite some time. We are looking for a young man, who is willing to commit at least 1 year to FULL-TIME TRAINING to become a GOSPEL PREACHER. We will provide a WEEKLY WAGE + LODGING, so the young man can focus on studying & learning the work of an evangelist. Opportunities to preach & teach at Northside will be granted, along with working with area congregations. The young man MUST DESIRE to go into "FULL-TIME WORK" upon completion of the program. Northside will assist in helping the young man find somewhere to work. 
Contact: Antoine N. Holloway,  (520) 400-7111  hermanoantonio78@gmail.com
Contact: Henry Sautter  (520) 990-1027  hsautter@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: 1513 West Roller Coaster Road, Tucson, AZ   85742
Date Submitted: August 17, 2021

Eastside church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​The Eastside church of Christ in Mountain View, AR is a congregation of about 20-25 faithful Christians who are looking for a man to work with them to preach the Gospel, teach Bible Classes and seek to help us to take God's Word to the community. While we are small we are faithful and determined to serve the Lord as He commands in His Word. The congregation is able to supply a good deal of support, but depending on your financial needs, you might need to bring additional support with you. Our current preacher, Brother Jeff McLean, will be leaving at the beginning of September and we are looking for someone who can begin working with us after that time.
Contact: Tom Adams  (870) 214-7233  tja45@yahoo.com
Contact: Paul White  (870) 615-0129  nativetones@gmail.com
Correspondence Address:  Eastside church of Christ, P. O. Box 1488, Mountain View, AR   72560
Date Submitted: July 29, 2021

Etna church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​Our full time preacher is considering retiring later this year but the date is not yet determined. We have 24-25 members. All but 2 members are over 60 years old. A strong personal worker is preferred. 
Contact: T. K. Dictson  (479) 213-0001  tdictson@centurylink.net
Correspondence Address:  T. K. Dictson, 7903 S. Hwy. 23, Ozark, AR   72949
Date Submitted: August 3, 2021

Central church of Christ of Fremont
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​The Central church of Christ of Fremont is looking to hire a full time evangelist who is willing to work diligently for the Lord. Our current evangelist will be stepping down from his position due to health concerns, effective in early October. We are a small group of Christians who are seeking a motivated, knowledgeable and hardworking man who loves God and the gospel. The Central church of Christ has been in existence since the early 1960's and has had both full and part time evangelists over the years. We are located in southern Alameda County at the south east end of the San Francisco Bay area. The cities of Fremont, Newark and Union City make up the Tri-Cities area with a total population of approximately 371,000. We currently rent a facility that is in a great location and meets our needs. We have the financial ability to support a full time evangelist. If you know of any highly motivated evangelist, willing to move to the Tri-Cities area, please have him contact one of the men listed below.
Contact: Jim Dias  (510) 793-0967  jrengine09@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Dave Parks  (510) 792-6914  panzrdad@yahoo.com
Correspondence Address: Central church of Christ of Fremont, 38069 Martha Ave. #100, Fremont, CA  94526
Date Submitted: September 9, 2021

Oakdale church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.oakdalecofc.com
Comments: ​Looking for a full time preacher / teacher. Our current preacher is retiring at the end of the year. We are a congregation of 45-50 members. We are currently able to provide full support.
Contact: Chuck Shaffer  (209) 380-2243  cwshaffer@aol.com
Contact: John Walsh  (209) 847-4527  koolaidmechanic@sbcglobal.net
Correspondence Address: Oakdale church of Christ, 620 West F Street, Oakdale, CA   95361
Date Submitted: August 7, 2021

Central church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.seminoledrive.org
Comments: ​We are looking for a fulltime minster/teacher for a conservative congregation with about 80 members, and this is a very loving group to work with. we do have Elders and deacons. We can financially support a preacher as ours is retiring and moving out of state.
Contact: Dave Whilden (Elder) (619-922-7029  whildend50@gmail.com
Contact: Bob Curtin (Elder) (619) 252-8622  doccurtin@live.com
Correspondence Address: church of Christ, 4790 Seminole Drive, San Diego, CA   92115
Date Submitted: August 8, 2021

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Kingsley Avenue church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.kingsleyavecofc.net
Comments: Congregation of approximately 40 to 50 members looking for a new full time Evangelist/Preacher. Current Evangelist is leaving to pursue full time prison ministry. We have had a recent loss of about 30 members due to the COVID pandemic and are looking to rebuild. We own our own building along with 4 classrooms and are on a very busy street in a great location. Please come help us spread the gospel in this area.
Contact: Gilbert Wood  (904) 588-4742  mpatraining@aol.com
Correspondence Address: Gilbert Wood, 4387 Osceola Trail, Middleburg, FL   32068
Date Submitted: June 22, 2021

church of Christ on Oglethorpe
Congregation's Website: www.thechurchinathens.com
Comments: Looking for a fulltime gospel preacher to help the local body of faithful believers in growth spiritually and in growing the Lord's body.
Contact: Bob Whitaker  (706) 352-0549  whitakerrg@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: None
Date Submitted: August 14, 2021

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Canyon church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.canyoncoc.org
Comments: ​We are a small congregation of 20-25. Looking for a full time preacher/evangelist. We currently do not have elders. Nampa is located 20 miles west of Boise, and some 67 miles West of Mountain Home AFB.
Contact: Tom Chantler  (208) 377-1588  canyoncoc@mail.com
Contact: Russell Moss  (602) 930-3026  russellmoss59@gmail.com
Correspondence Address:  Canyon church of Christ, 321 2nd Street S., Suite 103, Nampa, ID   83651
Date Submitted: April 8, 2021
Date Renewed: August 5, 2021

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Grinnell church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.grinnellchurchofchrist.com
Comments: ​We are just now beginning our search for a new preacher. We do not have elders but several dedicated, God fearing men who take care of this congregation. Please send your resume and references to grinnellchurchofchrist@gmail.com before calling or texting.
Contact: Patrick Blythe  (641) 521-6485  plblythe@netins.net
Correspondence Address: Patrick Blythe, 105 3rd Street, Reasnor, IA  50232
Date Submitted: June 6, 2020
Date Renewed: October 6, 2020
Date Renewed: February 6, 2021
Date Renewed: June 5, 2021

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Southwest church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.swcofchrist.com
Comments: Looking for a full time gospel preacher.
Contact: Vance Need  (410) 859-0116  vanceneed@gmail.com
Contact: Percy Bramble  (443) 458-5168  percybramble@comcast.net
Correspondence Address: 292 Church Circle, Linthicum Heights, MD  21090
Date Submitted: June 2, 2021 

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Vegas Drive church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.vegasdrivechurchofchrist.com
Comments: ​We are a congregation of about 80 members. We don't have elders but are striving toward that end. We do have a number of committed brethren who are willing to work at keeping the church functioning and doing the Lord's work in our locality. Our current evangelist is dealing with health issues and would like to step down in the next year or two. We are looking for someone who is excited about teaching the Gospel and edifying the brethren. Someone who is willing to help us reach out to our community using traditional and new methods of outreach. We are able to provide a significant amount of support but, depending on your needs, it may be necessary to seek additional support.
Contact: Antonio Barajas  (702) 768-7180  antoniob@barajas.com  
Contact: Adam Barajas  (702) 289-0856  adam.barajas@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: Vegas Drive church of Christ, 3824 Vegas Drive, Las Vegas, NV  89108
Date Submitted: August 7, 2021

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Zanesville church of Christ
Congregation's Website:​ www.zanesvillecocw.com
Comments: The Zanesville church of Christ is an established conservative church looking for a full time preacher. The church can fully support a full time preacher. We are a small congregation with 30-40 attendees on Sunday morning. The church is diverse from an 12 month old to a few members in their 80's. We have classes for children and an adult class. We also have Wednesday evening bible class. Anxious to hear from a gospel preacher wanting to relocate.
Contact: Lee Biles  (740) 819-5951  vbiles@roadrunner.com
Correspondence Address:  Zanesville church of Christ, 4900 West Pike, Zanesville, OH   43701 (church building)
Date Submitted: August 26, 2021

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Brookings church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​We are looking for a conservative church of Christ preacher in Brookings, Oregon. Brookings is a small town on the Oregon coast seven miles above the California border. We have a small membership of about 21. Our current preacher, Michael Wilk, has been here for 19+ years and is retiring at the end of this year. If you are interested, please contact us.
Contact: Pete Smart  (541) 469-3551  petecarlasmart@gmail.com
Contact: Mark Zimmerman  (541) 469-5567  markshaus@charter.net
Correspondence Address: Brookings church of Christ, P. O. Box 6508, Brookings, OR   97415
Date Submitted: April 23, 2021
Date Renewed: August 12, 2021

Sweet Home church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: Seeking a gospel preacher to work with the saints.
Contact: Earl Sullivan  (541) 367-6279  esullivan@centurylink.net
Date Submitted: April 15, 2021​
Date Renewed: August 5, 2021

Shippensburg church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.shippensburgchurchofchrist.org
Comments: ​We are actively seeking a motivated man who would assist our preacher with personal work, sermons, lessons and other associated duties as a "Timothy" who aspires to be a full time evangelist. We are a small congregation in south-central PA where average attendance is in the mid to upper 40's. We are not able to provide support, however, we might be able to help with room and board for the right candidate. Some work is available in area as help wanted signs are visible at local businesses. We hope to have a Gospel Meeting in October and have the interested candidate willing to speak for us over a 3-day period. Please consider and let us know of your interest. If you are the one interested and want to know more, call or write us and we will go from there. Thank you for your consideration.
Contact: Don Shearer  (717) 532-6356  hd_shearer3@yahoo.com
Contact: Dennis Adams (Evangelist)  (717) 532-5599  dadams4@hotmail.com
Correspondence Address: Shippensburg church of Christ, 412 E. King St., Shippensburg, PA  17257
Date Submitted: February 12, 2020
Date Renewed: June 6, 2020
Date Renewed: October 6, 2020
Date Renewed: February 5, 2021
Date Renewed: June 6, 2021

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Red Hill church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: Looking for a sound gospel preacher.
Contact: Aaron Harvey  (606) 387-8254  pfordpreacher@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: Red Hill church of Christ, 1160 Red Hill church Road, Byrdstown, TN  38549
Date Submitted: August 12, 2021​

Clute church of Christ
Congregation's Website: www.clutecofc.org
Comments: ​The Clute church is a group of Christians striving to follow the pattern of worship found within the word of God. Our goal is to simply be Christians who are pleasing to God and who share the truths found in God's word with those in our community. We own our building and have been in the same location on Main Street in Clute since the church started meeting in 1942. Our previous evangelist left to be closer to his family. We are looking for a preacher who shares our love for the truth and is driven to build us up in the faith and to labor with us in this community to bring others to Christ.
Contact: Dan Kessner  (979) 265-5667  dpkessner@gmail.com
Contact: Steven Coker  (979) 297-0852  shellman7000@sbcglobal.net
Correspondence Address: Clute church of Christ, P. O. Box 457, Clute, TX   77531
Date Submitted: August 14, 2021

Yoakum church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​The church of Christ located in Yoakum, Texas is looking for an energetic individual who loves teaching and preaching the Gospel to both edify and encourage our members along with persuading the lost. We unfortunately do not have elders at this time. We are small in numbers ( approximately 30 to 35 ) but are able to offer full support. Our previous preacher accepted a position out of state last year and we had not started our search due to Covid-19. Our attendance has been down due to the virus.
Contact: Carroll Carter  (361) 293-1467  carrollc@cartersinsurance.com
Contact: Doug Wright (361) 208-3899 doug@gvec.net
Correspondence Address: Yoakum church of Christ, 606 Sheehan Street, Yoakum, TX   77995
Date Submitted: March 21, 2021
Date Renewed: July 24, 2021

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Chatham Heights church of Christ
Congregation's Website: None
Comments: ​The Chatham Heights church will be in need of a preacher starting in August 2021. We are a small congregation with an average of 25 in attendance. Being financially sound in supporting a man interested in this work and would be interested in one sound in faith and practice with speaking ability and personally interested in spreading the gospel to the lost as well as the congregation. The brethren at Chatham Heights would be a good opportunity of a young man starting out in the ministry. Looking forward to speaking with anyone interested.
Contact: John D. Berlin  (336) 627-3179  jdberlin4146@gmail.com
Correspondence Address: John D. Berlin, 345 East Harris Place #307, Eden, NC  27288
Date Submitted: July 4, 2021
Date Renewed: July 29, 2021 

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