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17 Fresh ‘uns

»Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in The Scoop Blog | 0 comments

We post what we know. We try to confirm anything we can. We depend on others to let us know about openings and opportunities.  Sometimes we hold off because we can’t confirm something or because we’ve been asked to wait or not publish a scoop.  Some churches don’t want the listing open (I never understand that one). If you see an omission let us know. If you see a mistake let us know that too: Name(required) Email(required) Website Comment(required) So, let’s get scooping: CO: Northwest in Westminster, CO  is looking for an associate minister.  It’s a church of about 350. http://nwcofc.com/ TN: The Springfield congregation is looking for a preacher. They run about 300. We ran...

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It’s that time…16 scoops for you

»Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in The Scoop Blog | 0 comments

As always, we only know what we are told, so keep us posted as you hear of information. If you spot incorrect or dated info please let us know at TheJenkinsInstitute@gmail.com. And, as always, thanks. TN/AL  - Adam Faughn has accepted the pulpit role at 9th Ave in Haleyville, AL. Which means the pulpit at Lebanon Road in Nashville will be opening.  Their website is: http://www.lebanonroadchurchofchrist.org/ TN – James Ave in Nashville has hired Jerry Ladd. He is leaving the College Grove congregation so they are looking. 8751 Horton Highway College Grove 615 268-7118. AL – As of September 15, the Palisaides congregation in Birmingham is looking for a minister. No phone calls, please. Send resumes to elders@palisadesfamily.org or...

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Back To School Scoops

»Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in The Scoop Blog | 2 comments

Back To School Scoops

We want to do good and no harm at all. This is just a list that let’s preachers know of churches that are looking for roles.  If you hear of openings that we don’t have here let us know. These only happen with information – so please contribute: TheJenkinsInstitute@gmail.com NM:  The church in Capitan, NM is looking for a minister. They are a small congregation, but sound like a strong one. Contact Lee Justice for more info: justiceleeandra@yahoo.com AL/TX: Jim Lampley is leaving the 9th Avenue congregation to work with the Burleson (TX) church as their children’s minister. That means the YM role is open at 9th as well as the pulpit role TN: The Lafayette congregation is looking for a YM.  Terry Gillim is leaving that role after...

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The SCOOPS keep on coming…

»Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in The Scoop Blog | 13 comments

The SCOOPS keep on coming…

It’s summer and the scoops are on fire – with this post we will have listed over 30 changes in roughly a month. TN: The James Ave congregation in Nashville is looking for a preacher.  To learn more you might contact Marc Jones at marcsjones@comcast.net. Marc does not work with the church there but will be happy to share more with you about the church there. AR/FL: Barry O’Dell preached for about 6 years at the Leonard Street church in Pensacola, FL. He is moving to with the congregation in Mammoth Springs, Arkansas.  The church at Leonard Street runs about 100 in attendance and looking for a preacher. Contact the church via snail mail: Leonard Street Church of Christ, 2730 West Leonard Street, Pensacola, FL. Or email Brain McCown (some of...

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Mid Summer Scooping…

»Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in The Scoop Blog | 10 comments

Mid Summer Scooping…

And scoops are happening! GA/AL – Jon Podein will be leaving the pulpit at Calhoun, GA to going to Faulkner University to serve and teach there.  Contact Jon for more on Calhoun (it’s his home congregation). jonpodein@gmail.com.   TN/KY – Andy Walker is going to preach for the Crittendon Drive church in Russellville, KY. This leaves the pulpit open at Woodbury - http://www.woodburychurchofchrist.org/.   AL – After twelve good years Chris Kemp has made the decision to leave Florence Boulevard, Florence, AL.  http://florenceblvd.org/home.   TN – Ed Slaton has worked with the church at Millview for many years (30 or so) and is going to College Grove, TN. Millview already has a preacher. This is just info.   GA...

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Scoops for the summer time…

»Posted by on Jun 24, 2014 in The Scoop Blog | 1 comment

Care-takers note:  The scoop blog exists to serve one purpose. To help ministers and churches connect.  We are not a guide to gage the faithfulness of anyone. We are not a promotion tool for any agenda or organization.  We are the yellow pages.  We are not paid by anyone for this work and belong to no one but Christ.  And we have no crystal ball. Therefore to exist we must have your input. We are hereby commissioning you as an official assistant in the scoop-blogging field. It’s a quite simple job: When you hear of a preacher leaving (for whatever reason) a church of Christ let us know. Send an email. Make it second nature.  When you hear of a church adding a ministry role – let us know. Give us any details you have, contacts, specifics of what...

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