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Serving as a bridge between NGU and a global community of churches and ministries, the Office of Church Relations plans and represents NGU at church and denominational conferences.

In addition, Church Relations schedules the NGU student ministry teams:


Scheduling a Ministry Team


If you would like to schedule a ministry team for your event, complete the online form.

The Office of Church Relations assists Alumni and current students seeking ministry employment opportunities. If you are a church and/or ministry organization and would like to post a full time, part time and/or internship job opportunity on our website to promote the position, please complete the online form below or contact Meredith Jones for more information.

Job Posting Form 


Lugoff First Baptist Church


Contact Name: Jane Julian

Contact Phone Number: 803-438-1991

Email Address: jane@lugoffbc.com

Church Address:

Lugoff First Baptist Church

106 Longtown Road

Lugoff, SC 29078

Type of Position: Full-Time

Name of Position: Minister of Children and Families

Job Descriptions:

Purpose of Position: To plan and facilitate growth in the spiritual development of children, develop outreach to children and their families, recruit and equip leadership within the Lugoff First Baptist Church body.

Skills & Abilities: Must be a Christian by conversion, Baptist by conviction and one who is able and passionate about sharing their Christian faith with others. Must affirm a call of God to work with children. Personal and professional conduct must honor Christ and lifestyle must harmonize with that of Lugoff First Baptist Church. Must have good communication skills and a personality that will enable a cooperative working relationship with church staff, members and volunteers. Management skills required include, but not limited to, organizing, planning,coordinating, training, following up and developing programs for ministry care. A practical working knowledge of a personal computer with specific experience in Microsoft products is preferred.

Primary Functions: Program Development

  • Develop a comprehensive, Bible-centered, teaching and curriculum plan for nursery to 5th grade children.
  • Establish programs that specifically target outreach to the community and programs that facilitate personal Christian growth and discipleship and develop true Biblical beliefs within the Children's Department.
  • Work with ministry leadership to recruit leaders and volunteers for ministry positions in the children’s ministry to include Sunday School, Nursery Leaders, Awana, VBS, and other ministries as they are identified and developed.
  • Coordinate with worship ministry to develop creative arts and music ministry for children.
  • Coordinate nursery or childcare for special events.
  • Assist with planning and conducting special projects, camps, retreats for children's department.
  • Coordinate with Minister of Youth to develop a transitional program from children's department to the youth department.

Ministry Care:

  • Provide ministry care to children, parents and prospects; including hospital visits and crisis situations.
  • Have a supportive working relationship with the Children’s Ministry Center Director and, participate in WOW. As needed, a ministerial presence with staff/families connected to the preschool.
  • Ad hoc member of the Children’s Ministry Center Board.
  • Assist Pastoral staff and members in times of need. As a requirement of employment, must adhere to strict confidentiality policy and practice.


  • Develop a written and measurable strategy for development and growth of children's department.
  • Responsible for developing and reporting progress as compared to strategy to the Senior Pastor? Attend weekly staff meetings.
  • Prepare and submit a yearly calendar for children's ministry in cooperation with the children's council.
  • Assist the staff in planning for and presentation of annual budgets and in overseeing the expenditures of funds


Education and Experience: Must have a minimum of a BS or BA degree or equivalent experience of 4+ years. A degree from a Baptist seminary is favorable but not required. Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children.

Physical Requirements: Good general health and physically active enough to participate in children's activities and sports

Compensation: Salary $35,000-$45,000

Expires: October 9, 2019


Calvary Baptist Church


Contact Name: John Jenkins

Contact Phone Number: 843-761-4930

Email Address: admin@calvarymonckscorner.net

Church Address:

Calvary Baptist Church

1555 S. Live Oak Dr.

Moncks Corner, SC 29461

Type of Position: Full-Time

Name of Position: Associate Pastor / Student Minister

Job Descriptions:

Calvary Baptist Church is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor responsible for promoting the spiritual development of the youth and to assist the pastor with pastoral duties. Please send resumes to Calvary Baptist Church, 1555 S. Live Oak Dr., Moncks Corner, SC, 29461 or ​admin@calvarymonckscorner.net​. Please forward resumes before September 30.

Expires: October 9, 2019

Paris Mountain Church


Contact Name: Sherri Ferguson

Contact Phone Number: 864-631-4664

Email Address: jaiandsherri@gmail.com

Church Address:

Paris Mountain Church

5550 Old Buncombe Rd.

Greenville, SC 29609

Type of Position: Part-Time

Name of Position: Teacher for Children's Church

Job Descriptions:

We are looking for someone strong in their Christian faith who likes working with ages 4-9 to teach our children’s church during the Sunday morning worship hour. If you can serve in this capacity every other week and you are highly energetic with an effervescent personality, we would love to interview you.

Compensation: $25 - $30 per class

Expires: October 9, 2019


Cornerstone Baptist Church


Contact Name: Christie Stephenson

Contact Phone Number: 864-476-3677

Email Address: woodruffcornerstone@gmail.com

Church Address:

Cornerstone Baptist Church

9480 Hwy 221

Woodruff, SC 29388

Type of Position: Part-Time

Name of Position: Children & Youth Ministry

Job Descriptions

Cornerstone Baptist Church in Woodruff, SC is seeking a spiritually mature individual, preferably college-educated individual to develop and implement a God-honoring, life-impacting Children & Youth Ministry. This individual would be working with children and youth, birth to 12th grade, and their families by guiding them to a growing relationship with God through Jesus Christ along with a Children's Ministry Team and Youth Ministry Team. Please mail your resume to Cornerstone Baptist Church, 9480 US-221, Woodruff, SC 29388 or email to woodruffcornerstone@gmail.com.

Expires: October 9, 2019


Walls Baptist Church


Contact Name: Dawn Jones

Contact Phone Number: 704-860-4582

Email Address: dawnandgarland@aol.com

Church Address:

Walls Baptist Church

749 Walls Church Rd.

Bostic, NC 28018

Type of Position: Full-Time

Name of Position: Minister of Youth and Children

Job Descriptions


The Minister of Youth and Children is a full-time position, responsible for all ministries from nursery to graduation of high school. He/she must be a born-again Christian with a distinct call on their life to lead youth and children. They should set a worthy example of faithfulness and dedication in all areas of their ministry. It’s imperative that this person believes the Bible is the inspired, inerrant, and infallible Word of God.



The Minister of Youth and Children is a full-time position, responsible for all ministries from nursery to graduation of high school. He/she must be a born-again Christian with a distinct call on their life to lead youth and children. They should set a worthy example of faithfulness and dedication in all areas of their ministry. It’s imperative that this person believe the Bible is the inspired, inerrant and infallible Word of God. 


  • Will work closely with and be supervised by the Pastor and look to him for guidance.

  • Will be expected to interact on a personal level with all youth and children making school an integral part of outreach.
  • Responsible for organizing Sunday School classes and departments for children and youth with the Sunday School Director and Teachers. Will organize children’s church, children and youth choir, Awana, and all other types of sound biblical teaching.
  • Establish a Youth Council and serve as Chairperson.

  • Responsible for planning, coordinating and promoting activities approved for children and youth such as trips, outings, activities, and camps.
  • Should enlist volunteers from the church to assist in all activities. 

  • Will have at least two events per month per age group – these can be mission-oriented or recreational for each group.

  • Study the needs of the youth and children in the church and the community.

  • Direct Bible Study on Wednesday nights for youth.

  • Visit prospects and absentees at least once a month with the youth group. 

  • Be willing to assume other duties or responsibilities which may be added as the program advances or as the need arises.


  • Must be a person with a heart for souls, willing to reach out to youth, children and family, inspiring them to become a part of God’s work.

  • Two years’ experience in organizing programs and working with volunteers, preferably with youth and children.

  • Minister of Youth and Children will become a member of Walls Baptist Church.

  • Must be a dynamic, energetic and innovative leader.

  • Possess and demonstrate good organizational skills.

  • The ability to counsel with discretion.

  • Knowledge of basic first aid.

  • Regular church attendance.
  • Provide a pre-employment criminal background check.

  • Willing to participate in ongoing employee training/development.


Standard benefits package, effective after six month’s employment, to include one week of paid vacation during the first year of employment and two weeks per year thereafter.

Expires: October 9, 2019

Financial assistance is available to South Carolina Baptist students who are pursuing a church-related vocation.

The South Carolina Baptist Convention annually expresses its support of students committed to a church-related vocation by offering financial assistance to South Carolina Baptist students enrolled in South Carolina colleges and universities and seminary students enrolled in one of the six Southern Baptist seminaries. 

Financial assistance is provided through the Cooperative Program and the Richard Furman Scholarship Fund and is administered by the Scholarships Committee of the Executive Board of the South Carolina Baptist Convention. 

Criteria for this scholarship are:

  • An active resident member of a South Carolina Southern Baptist Church for at least nine (9) months prior to the beginning of an academic school year and approved by action of the church where they are an active member.
  • Applications will not be accepted without church recommendation. (Southern Baptist missionary dependents whose parent(s) list South Carolina as their home state will be eligible for the scholarship.)
  • Enrolled full time in a South Carolina college/university or seminary accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • Applications will not be accepted without your written description of your calling to a Church Related Vocation.
  • Student must be able to establish the need for financial aid and agree to participate in a ministry-related practical experience of a maximum of 3 hours per week under a designated supervisor.
  • Student must be classified as a full-time student and maintain a grade point average of "C" or its equivalent.
  • Student must attend a personal interview session held during April. These sessions are scheduled in three geographical areas of the state.

Applications may be completed online before March 15 at the link below. 

Church Related Vocation Scholarship - Must be a Christian Studies, Youth Ministry, Intercultural Studies, Media Ministry, Christian Worship Arts & Leadership, or Church Music major.  Will receive up to $800 per year for a full time student. No application required and scholarship is renewable provided you keep one of these majors. Please see the Financial Aid Office for more information if you do not automatically receive it.

SC Baptist Convention Scholarships -The Executive Board of the South Carolina Baptist Convention offers two (2) types of scholarships for those seeking a church related vocation. The Church Related Vocational Scholarship (CRVS) is for undergraduate students and the Richard Furman scholarship is for SBC seminary and SCBC university students seeking a masters degree. Please visit their website for more information.