Position availability: Summer 2018
The Eielson Church of Christ in Moose Creek, Alaska is seeking a minister to serve this congregation. We are a small, self-supporting congregation with no elders. Since we are located near Eielson AFB, we desire a minister with military experience or veteran who understands and knows how to reach and work with active duty military members and their families. Eielson AFB is slated to receive two squadrons of the F-35’s an increase of 3500 active duty and support personnel, with families this will bring around 8000 people to this area by 2020.
Someone who is Biblically and doctrinally sound with a proven ability to preach, teach, organize and lead an evangelist outreach program
Deliver sermons Sunday morning and evening, also teach adult classes
Have a passion for saving lost souls and a strong desire to equip and restore the saints
Help plan and implement programs and activities for the spiritual and numerical growth of our congregation
Energetic/outgoing personality who is able to communicate easily with people of all ages, genders and ethnicities
Provide spiritual counseling for congregation members when needed
Publish a weekly church bulletin.
Additionally, the congregation owns a three bedroom/two bath home adjacent to the building. We provide all utilities. Salary is negotiable based on education and experience.
Applicants should be aware that we are located in interior Alaska where winter temperatures can drop to minus 50 degrees. There is mostly darkness during the winter months and mostly sunlight, warm weather, and mosquitoes during our short summers. Popular activities include hunting, fishing, and exploring the beautiful mountains and scenery.
Interested applicants should email (preferred) or mail a resume, family photo, list of references (at least 3) and an audio or video of a recent sermon. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
Eielson Church of Christ
Attention: Preacher Committee
3445 Old Richardson Highway
North Pole, AK 99705-6908