Are you a pastor desiring to commit wholeheartedly to "Bringing Jesus to the North Central United States through planting and growing healthy congregations advanced by boldly apostolic leaders working synergistically together?"

Throughout the year, the NCC, a collection of 60+ churches, camps and agencies may experience an opening for ministry positions. If you wish to be considered, and would like to serve Christ through the FMCUSA in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, North/South Dakota, Missouri or Wisconsin, feel free to connect with us.




To apply, send your resume and the completed application to Supt. Carl Brannon.











Woodstock free methodist Church


Seeking a full-time pastor for the Woodstock Free Methodist Church in Woodstock, IL.  This congregation which has a blended-style worship has an average post-Covid attendance in the 40’s but they see more returning to in-person services in their sanctuary which will seat 180.  Typical ministries also include programming for children and youth which are still minimized by pandemic restrictions. 



Woodstock is located approximately 60 miles northwest of Chicago with commuter train service to the city, and has a population of approximately 24,000 people.  While claiming fame as the film location for the movie Groundhog Day, it is a growing suburb which is surrounded by farmlands on the north and west. It has two high schools, two middle schools, and several grade schools, and several parks. With a quaint and active downtown square, Woodstock also a variety of shopping and dining options, as well as an historic opera house offering varied performances.



Woodstock Free Methodist has a strong base of faithful attenders and is seeking a capable pastor who will provide practical and insightful Biblical messages and who can equip and empower individuals for ministry, and is able to reach out to new families in the community.  A parsonage, utilities and full-time salary are provided for the pastor.  To apply, send your resume and the completed application to Supt. Carl Brannon at







A part-time pastor is being sought for the Cedarcrest Free Methodist Church of Bloomington, Minnesota. This congregation has an average attendance of 30 for their blended-style worship service – worshiping in a sanctuary that seats 150. This congregation has been involved in extensive ministry to the needy in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Metro area.


Bloomington (located in Hennepin County) is the fifth largest city in the state of Minnesota. It lies 10 miles south of downtown Minneapolis, and has a population of about 85,000, and is serviced by two major freeways, Interstate 35W and Interstate 494. Bloomington has more jobs per capita than either Minneapolis or Saint Paul, due to the United States' largest enclosed shopping center, the Mall of America, and the only IKEA in Minnesota.


A caring pastor who can provide practical and insightful Biblical messages, who can equip individuals for ministry, and who is able to reach out to new families is being sought. Ability to lead worship would be a plus. A part-time salary is provided for the pastor. To apply, send your resume and the completed application to Supt. Carl Brannon at






Wesley Church, Waukegan, IL


          Wesley Church in Waukegan, IL has a strong history as a community presence in a diverse community along the northern shores of Lake Michigan, in Lake County, IL.  Just 15 minutes from the Wisconsin line, this is an area with full access to shopping, parks, and various cultural expressions.  The congregation is a blend of culture and background, representing the diversity of the region, and is ready for a fresh vision to reach into the community.  The church has a visible presence on a main road with a Friday night basketball outreach using their gymnasium to reach young men and women who need a positive place to be loved and hear the Gospel.  The facility is also used as the site of the Sheila Daniels Christian school.

          Waukegan is primarily a blue-collar community, though the congregation is  a blend of cultures and education.  This congregation is ready for a creative, fresh  post-covid leader with strong relational skills and a passion to share the Word and bring a redemptive transforming message and ministry to this region. 

          If interested please reach out to superintendent Carl Brannon at





Fillmore Minnesota


If you like the peace and quiet of a rural community matched with an active congregation with incredible potential for influence and growth, Fillmore is a great opportunity to serve this beautiful region in Southern Minnesota.  Nestled in a beautiful valley, just 35 minutes from Rochester, this church is impacting several communities and school districts. Fillmore FMC is housed in a large, newer building which includes a gym/fellowship hall, a full basement with classrooms, and an intimate worship space with a 200 plus capacity.

There is plenty of opportunity for growth as this congregation of 80 is free to gather in person again, post-Covid.  This beautiful rural context has a forward-thinking leadership team which provides a both a strong value of community and a heart for the Kingdom. This appointment comes with a recently updated parsonage, a sound financial package, and a solid congregation. We are searching for a capable Biblical communicator with the ability to lead leaders into a new day of growth and creative ministry in the region. 

If interested please reach out to superintendent Carl Brannon at