Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Forest Lake, Minnesota, is seeking an organist/pianist for its traditional worship and music ministries.

This position will:

• Serve as organist/pianist for Sunday 9:00 AM traditional worship service, including prelude, postlude, offertory, communion, and special music
• Serve as organist/pianist for other worship services as scheduled, including Lent, Good Friday, Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve, etc.
• Attend and serve as accompanist for Wednesday evening weekly rehearsals of the Faith Choir (adults)
• Subject to availability, may be engaged by external parties for funerals, weddings, and other special events

Full job description

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 07/05/2019

To apply: Send cover letter and résumé to Linda Burk at lindab@faithfl.org

St. Philip’s Lutheran Church in Fridley is seeking a musically talented, passionate, and committed follower of Christ to serve as Worship Band Director. This part-time position includes leading the skilled volunteer worship band in one weeknight rehearsal and during Sunday morning contemporary worship. Working closely with the pastor, the Worship Band Director helps shape worship experiences that draws the congregation into God’s presence, builds them up, and sends them out to be the people God created them to be. This position requires good communication, demonstrated leadership skills, strong lead guitar and/or piano/keyboard abilities.

Job description

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 07/15/2019

Contact person: Jeannine Arcand at jeanninea@splcmn.org or (763) 571-1500

St. Philip’s Lutheran Church in Fridley is looking to hire an enthusiastic Sanctuary Choir Director to provide spiritual enrichment through music ministry. The commitment is 6 hours a week and runs during the program year from September to May. This position involves leading our skilled volunteer choir in one weeknight rehearsal and during Sunday morning traditional worship.

Job description

Status: Part time (6 hours per week)

Application Deadline: 07/15/2019

Contact person: Jeannine Arcand at jeanninea@splcmn.org or (763) 571-1500

Valley of Peace Lutheran Church, Golden Valley, Minnesota, seeks a Director of Music.

The Director of Music is responsible for upholding and growing the strong tradition of music programming at Valley of Peace, to enhance and serve as an integral part of our worship.

Status: Part time (averaging 15 hours per week)

Application deadline: July 8, 2019

Please go to www.valleyofpeace.org to see a full job description and application process.

Mount Carmel is in search of flexible 15 hour/week Director of Music who will help us grow in our musical variety and expression. Current responsibilities include leading music in worship, accompanying congregational singing on piano and organ, and leading adult vocal and handbell choirs.

Preferred qualifications include a college degree (or working on one), preferably in music studies, performance, education, or religious studies. A strong musical competency on piano and organ is needed as well as the ability to facilitate ensembles with other instruments.

Mount Carmel is a small-to-medium-size congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), located in a vibrant and youthful Northeast Minneapolis neighborhood. Our worship currently follows a traditional Lutheran liturgy. However, we intend to expand our worship to include more contemporary expressions. This position is joined by a solo pastor, church administrator, faith formation director, and building engineer.

The position is open until filled.

Full position description

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 09/30/2019

To apply, send information to Steve Robertson at office@mountcarmelmpls.org.

Roseville Lutheran Church is seeking a Worship Production Specialist who will enhance the Sunday worship experience through the use of technology by producing and monitoring the visual and audio elements of the worship service and who will contribute toward an environment that is worshipful and seamless in presentation and production.

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 08/02/2019

Full job description: https://www.rosevillelutheran.org/welcome/employment/

Contact: Apply by sending resume and cover letter to Daniel Pederson, Communications Manager, at dpederson@rosevillelutheran.org.

 

Position title: Pianist and/or Organist

Congregation: Faith Lutheran Church, Forest Lake, Minnesota

Brief position description: Seeking a pianist and/or organist for Faith Lutheran’s traditional worship and music ministries. This position will:
• Serve as organist/pianist for Sunday 9:00 AM traditional worship service, including prelude, postlude, offertory, communion, and special music. The work schedule is approximately 26 Sundays per year.
• Serve as organist/pianist for other worship services as scheduled, including Lent, Good Friday, Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve, etc.
• Attend and serve as accompanist for alternating Wednesday evening weekly rehearsals of the Faith Choir (adults)
• Subject to availability, may be engaged by external parties for funerals, weddings, and other special events.

To apply, send cover letter and résumé to Linda Burk at lindab@faithfl.org

Full job description: http://www.faithfl.org/resources/job-openings/

Status: Part time (job share)

Application deadline: 08/31/2019

Contact person: Linda Burk at lindab@faithfl.org or (651) 464-3323

Position title: Director of Worship Arts

Congregation: Prairie Lutheran Church, Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Brief position description: Prairie Lutheran Church is a multi-generational, suburban, evangelical Lutheran church looking for a Director of Worship Arts with a strong knowledge of Biblical principles and a passion for orchestrating energetic and meaningful contemporary worship services. The worship style is unique in that it is contemporary, while still maintaining some traditional elements of the Lutheran church. Primary duties of the Director of Worship Arts include:

• Selecting music and additional worship arts elements to complement worship themes
• Scheduling worship arts volunteers and leading weekly worship band rehearsals
• Leading music on Sundays, as well as special services (Good Friday, Christmas Eve, etc)
• Recruiting volunteers (vocal, instrumental, drama, art, multi-media, etc.)
• Overseeing sanctuary/stage decor
• Supervising the Tech Specialist position
• Supporting tech needs of all ministry areas
• To evaluate, recommend, and monitor use of financial resources to achieve highest ministry impact

To be considered as an applicant, email resume and note interest in this role to: finance@plcchurch.org.

Full job description: http://www.plcchurch.org/plc-jobs

Status: Full time

Application deadline: 08/18/2019

Contact person: Corwin Holk at finance@plcchurch.org or (952) 829-0525

Position title: Director of Worship and Music

Congregation: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Bayport, Minnesota

Brief position description: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, ELCA, Bayport, Minnesota, seeks a part-time Director of Worship and Music at 20 hours/week, including organ/piano, choir direction, handbells, and worship planning. Additional compensation for weddings and funerals. Email pastor.blcbayport@gmail.com for complete job description and to apply.

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 09/30/2019

Contact person: Richard Larson at pastor.blcbayport@gmail.com or (651) 485-8676

Position title: Principal Organist

Congregation: Trinity Lutheran Church, Lindstrom, Minnesota

Brief position description:

Trinity Lutheran Church, Lindstrom, seeks a Principal Organist to serve as organist and Sanctuary Choir accompanist.

Sanctuary Organ 2 manuals, 24 ranks
Mason & Hamlin Grand Piano

Worship service: Sunday 9:00 a.m.
Choir rehearsal: Wednesday 7:15 p.m.
Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Christmas Eve services.
Additional compensation for weddings and funerals.

Position Summary:
This position exists to enrich worship by leading liturgical music and hymns, preparing music for preludes and postludes, collaborating with the Sr Choir director on rehearsals and performances, and working with the Sr Pastor and Worship and Music Committee to provide music outreach to the community.

Email cover letter, resume, and any recent MP3 recording to amber@trinitylindstrom.org.

Full job description: https://www.indeedjobs.com/trinity-lutheran-church-lindstrom-mn/_hl/en?cpref=JXWAtnzf3XWjLOi4YeVNLs_1WAXHb5RLxsSrW64gVuY

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 09/06/2019

Contact person: Amber VanHorn at amber@trinitylindstrom.org or (651) 257-5129.

Position title: Director of Congregational Care

Congregation: Westwood Lutheran Church, St. Louis Park, Minnesota

Brief position description: Westwood Lutheran church is inviting applications for a 32-hour-a-week position. Applications and resumes will be received through September 10. Job description and application at www.westwoodlutheran.org. Submit application to jobs@westwood.church.

Full job description: https://westwoodlutheran.nm-secure.com/employment-opportunities

Status: Full time (32 hours per week)

Application deadline: 09/10/2019

Contact person: Cynthia L Folin at jobs@westwood.church

Position title: Drummer, Jubilee Praise Team

Congregation: St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Bloomington, Minnesota

Brief position description:

St. Luke’s is seeking a flexible, adaptable team-player to serve as part-time Drummer. This person will have familiarity with a variety of drumming and hand percussion techniques, and will be versed in contemporary Christian repertoire.

We rehearse on Thursday evenings, beginning at 7:00 p.m., and play in worship every Sunday at 10:00 a.m., and for occasional extra services, such as Christmas Eve, Easter, and Holy Week.

Visit https://www.stlukesbloomington.org/job-postings.html for full job description and application details.

Full job description: https://www.stlukesbloomington.org/job-postings.html

Status: Part time

Application deadline: 08/30/2019

Contact person: Stephanie Luedtke at stephaniel@stlukesbloomington.org or (952) 881-5801