Date posted Dec 07, 2023
Deadline Jun 01, 2024

English Mountain Christian Church is seeking a minister (part-time full-time minister) to the lead the congregation. The church has good potential for growth.

Currently the church has Morning Worship each Sunday, plus
1st Wednesday Devotional/Prayer Time, 2nd Saturday Fellowship Breakfast, 3rd Friday Bible Study.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Deliver Sunday Morning Message
  • Develop Teaching Opportunities
  • Visit members (especially sick and shut-ins)
  • Follow-up with visitors
  • Assist in youth program and evangelism.

Applicant must adhere to the Restoration Doctrine. Preference will be given to a graduate of a college or seminary of the Christian Church/Church of Christ.

Part-time applicants who are rising seniors or graduate students will be considered with the potential of moving into full time ministry upon graduation.

Newport (population of about 7,000) is located in East Tennessee in Cocke County (population of about 36,000) along Interstate-40, located about 45 east of Knoxville and 65 miles west of Asheville, NC. The town is situated along the Pigeon River in an area where the foothills of the Smoky Mountains reach into the basins of the French Broad and Nolichucky rivers. English Mountain rises prominently to the southwest.

Search will begin immediately and continue until filled.

Interested candidates should send the following via email to

  • Letter of application
  • Resume, including list of references
  • Personal Philosophy of the Ministry
  • Digital Recordings of recent sermons

Find more information about the church on Facebook.

For more information, please contact:

Benjamin Caton

English Mountain Christian Church Ministry Profile