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Submit Your Church Open Pulpit | Pastoral Search Request

Your Church is embarking upon a new chapter and you need to post notice of your vacancy on the website.  We are here to serve you.


To better serve you and to provide a standard for submissions that allow to quickly post your announcement, the policy outlined below should be followed to guarantee acceptance of your submission and quick.

To quickly and effectively post your vacant pulpit | pastoral search request, please follow the directions as outlined on the Submit Your Posting Section below. 


Your posting will remain active for 30 days from the date of posting.  Should you desire that your posting remain active beyond the 30 days, you will receive an invoice for the prorated balance according to this schedule of payments or you may select a longer-term during the checkout process.

  • 30 days - $50.00

  • 60 days - $75.00

  • 61 days - Until filled - $100.00

Place Your Pastoral Search Posting Advertisement (Click Here)

All submissions must:


  • Be sent on church’s official letterhead

  • Be typewritten using a common software program such as Microsoft Word, Publisher etc

  • Include the name of the Church,

    • The date on which applications may be received,

    • The date on which the application period ends,

    • Church or Search Team members’ Name and Contact Information

    • Instructions regarding the type of information requested by the church

    • Directions for how to submit the information

    • A brief statement announcing the opening of the Pulpit or the posting of a ministry position

Submit Your Pastoral Search Materials Via Email By Clicking Here

Sample Statement:


“The Word Baptist Church of Bent Fork, Kentucky is seeking a God called, Christ following, Spirit led pastor to lead our congregation. The ideal candidate will exhibit the qualities outlined in the Pastoral Epistles and be apt to teach, accomplished at preaching and committed to pastoral care and leadership of our congregation.


Interested individuals may submit application materials between September 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.  Please see the attached description for full details.”  Please address your application to:

Search Committee Chair
The Word Baptist Church

777 Heavenly Highway
Bent Fork, KY  47777-1347



  • The announcement may be submitted as a .pdf or a Microsoft Word document

  • Those announcements will be converted to a .pdf and added to the posting as a clickable link.

  • All files must be sent via email, with the letterhead document attached.


Ready to send your Search Posting?  Pay For Your Posting Here Submit Your Documents Here

Submit Pastoral Posting
Sample Pastoral Statement
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