Position Title: Children Youth and Family Director

Congregation Name and City: Christiania Lutheran Church, Lakeville

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Christiania Lutheran Church is seeking a full-time Children, Youth and Family Director to join our Ministry team. The ideal candidate will be passionate, energetic and enjoys working with youth and families. The Youth and Family Director reaches out to the youth and families of Christiania through education and activities that promote a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and involvement in the church. This position will support youth through the vision, mission, initiative and strategic plan of Christiania. Primary focus will be on youth from middle school through high school and their families through planning and implementation of engaging, fun and age appropriate activities that promote faith development. With a focus on Confirmation Ministry, and Middle School and High School Youth Programing this includes assisting with Sunday and Vacation Bible School. Position is supported by a core group of dedicated and highly competent volunteers.
Candidates should have degree in Youth and Family ministries or a related field, some experience in youth ministries would be a plus, a solid knowledge of the Lutheran tradition as expressed by the ELCA, a willingness to share their faith with students and parents and strong organizational and communication skills. To apply please email resume and cover letter to Hiring Committee c/o mcgregor8779@yahoo.com

Part-time or Full-time: Full time

Application Deadline: October 1, 2017

Contact Person: Brian McGregor, mcgregor8779@gmail.com

Posted on 6/16/17


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: Co-Director of Children’s Ministry

Congregation Name and City: Grace Lutheran Church, Andover

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Grace Lutheran Church is seeking a person to help our children and their families connect with God and our faith community. They will invite, connect, encourage and equip volunteers and ministry teams to serve various children’s ministry programs. Please visit our website to learn more about our congregation and the job opportunity. Please send a copy of your resume and a cover letter to katem@graceandover.org

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Application Deadline: July 5, 2017

Contact Person: Kate Morphew, katem@graceandover.org, (763) 421-6520

Posted on 6/6/17


Position Title: Faith Community Coordinator

Congregation Name and City: Mount Olivet Lutheran Church of Plymouth

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Mount Olivet Lutheran Church of Plymouth is seeking community-minded, collaborative individuals to apply for a new Faith Community Coordinator role.

This highly organized person will have responsibility for coordinating community faith formation and mission work with an emphasis on innovation and collaboration, growing relationships with all ages. This person will help manage logistics, oversee database processes and registration, and help implement communication strategies in children, youth and adult faith formation. This position is a point of contact for family and individual interactions about faith formation ministry.

PT (30 hours per week) non-exempt position, reporting to the Director of Faith Formation.

We invite you to join Mount Olivet’s mission of finding our place in God’s unfolding story by dwelling in God, connecting in community, and engaging in our callings. Please email resume and cover letter stating interest to: Pete Erickson, Director of Faith Formation, perickson@moply.org.

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time (30 hrs/week)

Application Deadline: June 30, 2017

Contact Person: Pete Erickson, perickson@moply.org, (763) 509-9415

Posted on 6/8/17


Position Title: Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries

Congregation Name and City: Grace Lutheran, Mora, Minnesota

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Grace Lutheran Church, Mora, Minnesota, seeks to hire a full-time Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries. GLC is a community of Spirit-filled disciples of Jesus Christ committed to changing the world by God’s grace. We are located in the heart of beautiful Mora. Our desired candidate will have a love for Jesus and his church, experience in congregational life & Christian education, and skills in organizing and communicating with parents, children, and youth. For a complete job description and application please contact the church: 320-679-1062 or www.gracechurchmora.org. Applications and resumes are due before June 30. Thanks for your consideration.

Part-time or Full-time: Full time

Application Deadline: June 30, 2017

Contact Person: Jessica Thomson, jjssthomson@gmail.com, (612) 998-8082

Posted on 6/14/17