New Life Church of Christ, Bellville, OH - Associate Minister

New Life Church of Christ

We are a Restoration movement church located in North Central Ohio. New Life is a congregation of 200-250, located in Bellville, OH. This community is a town of about 3000 people located about 7 miles south of Mansfield, OH. Bellville is a traditional community which loves its High School sports, its annual street fair, and the feel of small town Main Street. It is close to abundant hunting and fishing areas, snow skiing slopes, automobile racing venues, Amish communities, and cycling trails and back roads. It also has access to all the amenities of larger cities, as it is located a 15 minute drive from Mansfield (pop 50,000) and a 45 minute drive from the state capitol of Columbus.

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
1 full time, 3 part time 225 Bellville, OH United States

Contact Information


Steve Kistler
mail   [email protected]
phone   (419) 886-3611

197 W. Durbin Ave.
Bellville, OH 44813

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Associate Ministry Associate Minister Paid Full-Time 30-40+

Job Summary

New Life Church of Christ is searching for a full-time associate minister with responsibilities in the areas of discipleship, supporting youth(teen) programming, and developing community involvement. DISCIPLESHIP-This person will work with our small group and Sunday school programs to train our members how to build up one another and disciple others. The church itself is a Bible believing and grace filled church. We have a stable leadership, with currently 4 elders and 1 full time and 2 part time ministry staff. We have a strong senior membership but also an active group of young families with children. We currently have more elementary children than teenagers and continue reaching out to younger families. 

YOUTH PROGRAMMING-This person will work with our sponsors to oversee the teen programming at New Life. This can be hands on or through volunteers.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT-We are looking for ways to reach out into our community with Mercy, Compassion, & Blessing and this position will help us to develop ways to do this.

Applicant Requirements

The successful candidate for this position will have a passion for discipleship and an ability to connect to people from the Millennial generation and younger. They will have a 4 yr degree from Bible college/university and will be hungry to learn and grow in a supporting environment. Applicants will please submit a resume, a statement of faith, and a short biography detailing their spiritual journey. Contact Info: Steve Kistler, Senior Minister, New Life Church of Christ, [email protected],