Position Title: Director of Youth Ministry

Congregation Name and City: St. John’s Lutheran Church, Des Moines, Iowa

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: The Director of Youth Ministry plans and coordinates programming for middle and high school youth for the sake of nurturing and deepening the life of faith. Skills and knowledge required include: a love for and knowledge of Scripture and an understanding of Lutheran theology; strong leadership and interpersonal skills; exceptional organizational skills; excellent written and oral communication skills and facility with social media. Cover letter and resume may be sent to: Pastor Rachel Mithelman at pastorrachel@stjohnsdsm.org. Full job description

Part-time or Full-time: Full-time

Application Deadline: June 30, 2017

Contact Person: Rachel Mithelman, pastorrachel@stjohnsdsm.org, (515) 243-7691

Posted on 4/28/17


Position Title: Children’s Ministry Coordinator

Congregation Name and City: Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Edina

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: The Coordinator of Children’s Ministry shall provide leadership for developing and implementing a Christ-centered ministry for children from birth through 5th grade (and their parents) in order for them to grow spiritual and connect their faith to their daily lives.

Part-time: Approximately 20-25 hours per week includes Wednesdays and Sundays. We have a growing number of young children in our congregation, especially between birth and 6 years old, our hope is for this position to grow along with our children.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Pastor Joanna Mitchell at joanna.mitchell@sothchurch.com

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Application Deadline: June 1, 2017

Contact Person: Joanna Mitchell, joanna.mitchell@sothchurch.com, (952) 935-3457

Posted on 3/23/17


Position Title: Faith Formation Coordinator

Congregation Name and City: Wooddale Lutheran Church, St Louis Park

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: We are seeking an energized individual motivated by their own Christian Faith to join us in our mission of making Wooddale Lutheran a nurturing space where children and families love God’s world together. The Faith Formation Coordinator will collaborate with a committed CYFM Committee offering organizational support and vision for our programs. Our ideal candidate is a connector that helps us learn together, serve together, and play together, building meaningful relationships with one another.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to: admin@wooddalelutheran.com. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Pastor Heidi Zimdars at (952) 926-7603 or admin@wooddalelutheran.com.

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Application Deadline: April 29, 2017

Contact Person: Heidi Zimdars, admin@wooddalelutheran.com, (952) 926-7603

Posted on 4/4/17


Position Title: Minister of Faith Formation

Congregation Name and City: University Lutheran Church of Hope, Minneapolis

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: This part time (20 hr/week) position will support and coordinate faith formation ministries for ALL ages–-children, youth, and adults including seniors. This role will include recruiting, equipping, and encouraging volunteers and volunteer-led teams, and it has a relational and intergenerational approach. We’re re-visioning this element of our ministry at University Lutheran Church of Hope (in Minneapolis, Dinkytown area, near the U of M) and would love to talk with you or folks you know. Key: All ages! Position description: http://www.ulch.org/employment-opportunities

To apply: send cover letter and resume to Diane Greve at dkgreve@gmail.com.

Part-time or Full-time: 20 hours a week, including 4 hrs on Sunday AM.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2017

Contact Person: Jen Nagel, jenn@ulch.org, (612) 331-5988

Posted on 4/13/17


Position Title: Director of Youth & Family Ministries

Congregation Name and City: Celebration Lutheran Church, Sartell

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Celebration Lutheran Church is seeking a Director of Youth and Family Ministries — Senior High and Young Adults for a full-time position. We welcome a person who demonstrates a strong commitment to Christian Faith and Lutheran doctrine. Applicants must have a passion to energetically lead and motivate both youth and parents in their Christian walk. Proven communication and organizational skills, a college degree and experience working with youth in grades 9-12 are crucial.
We believe our Youth and Family Ministries significantly enrich Celebration’s tradition of guiding young people and their families in Christ-centered lives of celebrating, growing and serving in God’s name.
Celebration is a vibrant and growing fellowship of 2,000+ members surrounded by the flourishing Minnesota communities of Sartell and St. Cloud. Sartell is a suburb of 16,000 within a community of 150,000 located one hour northwest of the Twin Cities. This is an exciting time for our church, as God is blessing us with more and more people seeking to worship and be active in our faith community.

If you feel this position is a good fit for you, submit your resume and cover letter by May 5, 2017 to:
Terry Hagen
Director of Operations
Celebration Lutheran Church 1500 Pine Cone Rd N Sartell, MN 56377 thagen@celebrationlutheranchurch.com 320-255-0488 ext. 109

Part-time or Full-time: Full-time

Application Deadline: May 5, 2017

Contact Person: Terry Hagen, thagen@celebrationlutheranchurch.com, (320) 255-0488

Posted on 2/23/17


Position Title: Director of Confirmation and Youth Ministry

Congregation Name and City: Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Hopkins

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: We are looking for a mature, passionate, creative, organized individual with strong communication skills to join our ministry team. Primary focus for this position will be oversight of the confirmation program (7th-9th grade) with additional focus on senior high students and families. A strong commitment to Christian faith and Lutheran theology are essential.
You will be joining a dynamic staff and walking alongside of a core group of dedicated and competent volunteers. Gethsemane Lutheran Church is a mid-size congregation in Hopkins with a strong commitment to faith development, community outreach and fellowship activities. A full job description is available at www.glconline.org. Interested candidates can submit a resume and cover letter to Pastor Sarah Moat at smoat@glconline.org. The position will be open until filled.

Part-time or Full-time: Full-time

Application Deadline: May 7, 2017

Contact Person: Pastor Sarah Moat, smoat@glconline.org, (952) 935-1753

Posted on 3/2/17


Position Title: Youth Mentor

Congregation Name and City: St. Timothy Lutheran Church, Saint Paul

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: St. Timothy Lutheran Church is seeking a Christ centered youth mentor to work with our youth and their families. We strive to infuse the good news of Christ into all aspects of our daily life, and are seeking someone to guide our youth in developing their faith through service, worship and relationships. We are looking for someone who is passionate about youth ministry and is committed to developing and nurturing relationships with youth, their families, and Christ. This person must exhibit strong interpersonal skills and be interested in equipping students for leadership. An ability to work as a team is required, along with a prayerful and playful spirit. An ideal candidate for this 20 hour per week position would have a Bachelor’s degree and experience working in youth ministry.

For more information please contact Pastor Ruth Sorenson-Prokosch, St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 1465 Victoria St.N., St. Paul, MN 55117, (651) 489-0336, sorensonprokosch@gmail.com. Complete job description can be found at www.sttimothylutheran.org

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Application Deadline: May 8, 2017

Contact Person: Ruth Sorenson-Prokosch, sorensonprokosch@gmail.com, (651) 489-0336

Posted on 4/4/17


Position Title: Children’s Ministry Director

Congregation Name and City: Cambridge Lutheran Church, Cambridge

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Cambridge Lutheran Church, located north of the Twin Cities, is looking for an energetic and innovative individual to lead a ministry program that reaches children (birth-6th grade) and their families through education, service, worship and fellowship activities. Related experience desired. 3/4-full time available. Send resume to info@cambridgelutheran.org or call 763-689-1211.

Part-time or Full-time: 3/4 – Full-time

Application Deadline: June 15, 2017

Contact Person: Andy Romstad, info@cambridgelutheran.org, (763) 689-1211

Posted on 3/7/17


Position Title: Middle School Coordinator

Congregation Name and City: King of Kings Lutheran Church, Woodbury

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: King of Kings Lutheran Church located in Woodbury, MN is seeking a Middle School Coordinator. This position is a FT opportunity to work with 6th- 8th grades in an exciting role combining teaching confirmation, providing fellowship and service experiences. For more information, please check out our website at kingofkingswoodbury.org

Part-time or Full-time: Full-time

Application Deadline: May 31, 2017

Contact Person: Liz Eide, liz.eide@kingofkingswoodbury.org, (651) 738-3110

Posted on 4/26/17