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a) The successful candidate will have a degree with a major or heavy emphasis on Biblical Studies from an approved Bible Institute or College.
2) Religious Affiliation
a) Candidates for employment must be a member in good standing of a local congregation of a church of Christ.
3) Doctrinal Positions
a) Candidates for employment must sign a statement affirming their agreement with and support of worship, teaching, and behavior practices defined in the Articles of Incorporation of the New Road Southwest Church of Christ, Inc.
i) Annual affirmation of agreement and support is required.
ii) A doctrinal questionnaire will be presented to candidates prior to the beginning of the interview process.
4) Required Policies
a) Sexual Misconduct – attend annual training sessions and comply with the requirements of the Sexual Misconduct Policy of the New Road Church of Christ.
5) Work Ethic
a) Professional employees of the New Road Church of Christ are required to work diligently and with focus on their duties for a minimum average of 40 hours per week.
i) This minimum average does NOT include Sunday and Wednesday worship assemblies or Bible classes or any voluntary activities.
(1) To explain further, members of the congregation may work 40 or more hours per week on their job, but they willingly and voluntarily attend worship assemblies and Bible classes and volunteer their time for church activities including teaching a Bible class.
b) A posting of office hours will be required with a minimum of 12 hours per week in office.
6) Primary Duties
a) Prepare and deliver sermons on Sunday morning and evening each week.
b) Teach Bible classes on Sunday morning and Wednesday evening each week.
c) Emphasize the distinctive nature of the Church, and guide Christians to not only believe but also be able to give an answer to anyone about what we teach and practice.
d) Motivate Christians to be involved in works of service and evangelism – be a sparkplug of enthusiasm.
i) Visit members in their homes to encourage to love and good works.
ii) Visit members who require special attention whether due to illness, bereavement, incapacitation, or discouragement.
iii) Greet those who visit our assemblies and visit with them in their homes.
iv) Participate with the elders regularly in making visits
f) Meet with the elders regularly at times prescribed by the elders to pray for individuals and to form strategies for effectiveness.
g) Provide counseling or direct anyone in need to appropriate professional resources to help in time of need.
7) Other Duties
a) Cooperation with other ministers, staff, and elders is required.
8) Spiritual Development
a) Read the Bible and pray every day.
b) Maintain a lifestyle that will be exemplary to all.
c) Present needs or opportunities for professional spiritual development to the elders for approval.
9) Contact information
a) Please send resume` and cover letter by email or mail
i) Email to email@example.com (Buddy Shaw, Elder)
ii) Mail to
(1) New Road Church of Christ
(2) Attn: Elders
(3) 3100 S. New Road
(4) Waco, TX 76710
iii) Phone Contacts
(1) Church office (1-800-625-6120)
(2) Buddy Shaw (254-693-9938)
(3) Alan Ritchie (254-366-2892)
10) Video Request
a) Please provide video for recent sermons, if available, either by link to a website or by mailing one or more DVDs.