• Bachelor’s Degree from an Independent Christian (Stone-Campbell) institution
  • At least 5 years of previous experience leading an Independent Christian (Stone-Campbell) church
  • Married
  • Master’s Degree/post-graduate degree
  • Experience with an intergenerational approach to ministry
  • Experience as a supervisor


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Send resumes with cover letter to or mail them to: First Christian Church Attn: Christy Farrell 531 5th Street Columbus, IN 47201

Overall Responsibilities

To serve the church by providing spiritual leadership, biblical and practical preaching, visioning, staff leadership, and pastoral care.


  • Preach approximately 40 weekends annually.
  • Lead the FCC Staff (currently 14) and provide direct supervision to the ministers (currently 6).
  • Alignment to and communication of FCC’s Vision, Mission, and Core Values.
  • Manages his family well
  • Spiritual vitality, disciplines, and a life above reproach
  • Follow all Policies and Procedures of First Christian Church.
  • Serve as an Elder, attend Elder meetings, and support the activities and ministries of FCC.