Driftwood Christian Church, Vallonia, IN - Senior minister

Driftwood Christian Church

We are a mid-size rural church located in south central Indiana which averaged 165 in 2017 for worship and 96 for Sunday School. We also own and maintain a parsonage that can be available for this position. We embrace the Bible as the inspired word of God and strive to provide a loving, safe and welcoming place of worship in our community.

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
3 165 Vallonia, IN USA

Contact Information

link   http://driftwoodcc.org

Bryan Hansome
mail   bryan.e.hansome@cummins.com
phone   (812) 569-1580

785 N County Road 1050 W
Norman, IN 47264

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Preaching/Senior Senior minister Paid Full-Time 30-40+

Job Summary

This position is becoming available as our current minister is retiring after 16-1/2 years with our congregation. This position is also supported by a full time associate minister that has been with us 3-1/2 years.

Position Description:

-Have a strong, dynamic presence in the pulpit and good preaching skills.

-Must be a people person with compassion and humility to be able to relate to and shepherd effectively

-Strong, demonstrated relationship with Jesus Christ, guided by a commitment to following the principles spelled out in the Bible for living a life of thankful service to God.

-A demonstrated high level of integrity, guided by a sound set of ethical principles.

-Be committed to holiness and developing personal walk with God to model and lead others in their faith. o If married, love spouse as Christ loved the church. If a parent, discipline children to know God and love Him.

-Pursue professional, personal, and spiritual development.

-A strong commitment to assisting the ministries of the church in fulfilling their mission and vision.

-Energy and enthusiasm, yet able to exude a calming influence when needed.

-The ideal candidate is an advocate and a problem solver, always approaching situations with an attitude of “positivity.”

-Carry a posture of strength, approachability, and humility. o Emotional intelligence, with a high capacity for cooperative and collaborative growth and conversations with the staff.

-A visionary personality with an integrator spirit is ideal in this role. o A disciple of disciples, and a leader who makes other leaders.

-An encourager, a motivator, an inspirer who can lead staff well and carry the vision of the church, while working behind the scenes seamlessly on the administrative details. o Preferred person with a formal education with 5 years ministry experience including preaching.


A full job description is available upon request.

Applicant Requirements

Please send resume and link to sermons that you have preached or send DVD to the above address.