First Christian Church, Girard, IL - Pastor

First Christian Church

This Disciples of Christ church, located in a community of 2,000-plus in Central Illinois, averages between 70 to 90 on Sunday mornings, even during the pandemic. Children’s and youth programming is dynamic. Outreach to the community through service projects and grief support groups have made the congregation a recognized place of love and compassion.

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
4 70-90 Girard, IL USA

Contact Information


Church Office
mail   [email protected]
phone   (217) 627-2529

700 W. Center St.
Girard, IL 62640

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Preaching/Senior Pastor Paid Part-Time 20-30

Job Summary

PART-TIME or BI-VOCATIONAL PASTOR Do you love to preach? Do you love people? Do you love God? Are you looking for an opportunity to lead a congregation which is making an impact upon their community but realizes there is so much more to be done? And do you want to do this on a part-time basis? Then we have the ministry opportunity for you. You will want to keep reading.

First Christian Church of Girard, Illinois, is looking for a Pastor who is willing to lead, love, and preach. The annual salary range for this position is $20,000-$25,000 for a couple of days per week. This is the perfect place for someone who is attending seminary, or someone who is not quite ready to fully retire, or someone who is bi-vocational. You may be that person.

If this job posting has piqued your interest, please see the attached document for more information or see how to apply for this position below. 

Job Description

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Applicant Requirements

To apply, please reach out to us at First Christian Church, 700 W. Center Street, Girard, Illinois 62640. Send a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Pastor Search Committee. Or if you would prefer to send us an email, our email address is [email protected]