Local Church Classifieds

Upcoming Local Church Events:

Calling anyone who leads, directs, coordinates, organizes, or runs any programs that involve kids! The flow of ministry life can be challenging and exciting all in the same.  We'll be getting together to support and develop one another as we learn from each other as there are a variety of ways to do ministry.  Our first hang out will be Thursday September 7, 10 a.m. at North Cross United Methodist Church.  For more information and/or to RSVP, contact Mona Sturges at monas@playlearnshare.org. Instagram: ChildrensMinNetwork Facebook: facebook.com/ChildrensMinNetwork


Job Opportunities:

Avondale UMC (Kansas City, MO) is seeking a part-time choir director versatile in both traditional and contemporary Christian music. Responsibilities include Wednesday practices (7:00PM-8:00 PM), two Sunday worship services (8:30 AM & 10:45 AM), and seasonal special services. Ability to work with and motivate a small-size choir is required. Please contact the church office for the job description and salary information (avondaleumc@gmail.com 816-452-3518). (Posted 6.14.17)


Good Shepherd UMC- Gladstone Campus:  is hiring a part time Director of Children and Family ministries.  The Director’s main role is to provide weekly programming to teach children about God’s Word and love in order to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. In addition, this position directs energizing and compelling events that help children and families grow spiritually in community with others.  It is a 15 hour per week position.  Contact Diannah White, dwhite@goodshepherdkc.com for questions or to submit a resume. Click here to review job description. 


Wesely UMC (St. Joe) is looking to hire a part-time Nursery Attendant. Click Here to view the full description. Interested parties please contact Wesely UMC at 816-279-7808 or by mail, PO Box 9048, St. Joseph, MO 64508. (Posted 5.1.17)


North Kansas City (First) has part-time job openings for a Worship Leader, Youth Director, and Young Adult and Family Director. FUMC is located in a metropolitan area of Kansas City and is looking for fully committed followers of Jesus Christ who have a passion for reaching out to new people, planting ministries, building relationships, and working with other people in the vision of God’s Kingdom. The Worship Leader should have the ability to utilize traditional and contemporary music in creating an excellent worship. The Youth Director should have a passion and excitement for developing the ministry for 6th grade through 12th grade youth. The Young Adult and Family Director should love to initiate meetings with young adults, building relationships with them and their families. For more information and job descriptions, contact pollycarney@fumnkc.org. (Posted 6.14.17)



Liberty UMC has 200 copies of a book about the need for creating small groups called Where Two or Three Are Gathered: The Church Becomes the Body, By Ruth and Dave Williams. Please contact Wendy Coffey for more information at wendy.coffey@lumcmo.org)  or 816-781-4554. 


Ashland UMC has the following Hero Central VBS supplies if there are small churches that could use them: 3 Director's Guides, 2 Rec Leaders, 3 Craft leaders, 2 Music leaders, 1 complete music CD, 1 Decorating Guide, 1 Storyteller, 1 Assembly leader, 1 Science leader, poster, foam craft stickers, transfers, 1 Youth Leader Guide, 12 Youth student books, 6 Elem. leaders guides, 6 Preschool/K leaders guides, 13 Preschool student books plus activity stickers, Dec and Publicity DVD, Adventure Video DVD, Cape, 55 prayer boxes, and 30 headbands. They can contact Kathy at Ashland (kathy.cordero@aumcfamily.org) if they are interested.