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Children and Youth Coordinator
Judson Memorial Baptist Church, Minneapolis, MN

Posted 1/8/15

Reports to: Personnel Committee, Christian Education Committee and Pastor
Position Overview: Alongside the support of the Children's Education Committee and staff, the Children and Youth Coordinator is responsible for creating and implementing stimulating, creative and faith-based spiritual programming for Judson children and youth. This is a 20 hour/week salaried position with flexible hours.



Expectations and Requirements:

Judson Memorial Baptist Church is a liberal American Baptist Church which describes itself as Relational, Inclusive, and Creative congregation. Although welcomed, neither advanced theological education nor membership in an American Baptist Church are prerequisites.
Please send a cover letter and resume to Bob Clague, Personnel Committee chair: rclague@comcast.net

Youth Director
Korean Presbyterian Church of MN, Brooklyn Center, MN
Posted 11/20/14

Korean Presbyterian Church of MN is looking for a Youth group director who can:

1. Perform spiritual duties of worship leadership, preaching and administration, bible study for the youth group
2. Administer the Christian education program such as curriculum development, coordination, discipleship training, teacher training
3. Administer the youth program of the church such as mission and outreach, retreats and revival meetings, prayer meetings, etc.*

1. Seminary student or graduate
2. Energetic and enthusiastic leader
3. Good interpersonal skills, particularly with youth
(no need to know how to speak Korean language)* Work hours:
About 6 hours per week at the church regular base, plus special occasions such as lock-in's, outings, and retreats. *

$1,500/month, fixed amount* Application instructions:

Please submit a completed application to: cha-chiro@hotmail.comKorean Presbyterian Church of MN is mid-sized church with 350-400 adult congregational members. The youth group has 35-45 members. Youth group meets every Sunday at 11:00am and Friday 7:30pm. All Youth meetings are run in English.Korean Presbyterian Church of Minnesota
5840 Humboldt Ave N.
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
website: www.kpcm.org

Youth Minister
Cedar United Methodist Church, Ham Lake, MN
Posted 11/14/14

Cedar United Methodist Church in Ham Lake is looking for a seminary student to be their youth minister. Work on Sunday mornings into the early afternoons. Denominational affiliation is not important. Pastor Grant Tanner is currently working on securing money for the paid position; compensation is yet to be determined. If interested, please call Pastor Grant Tanner, 651.355.4994.

Music Ministry - Part-time

Contemporary Worship Team Leader
St. John's Lutheran Church, Kasson MN
Posted 10/28/14

St. John's Lutheran Church of Kasson, MN is looking for a contemporary worship team leader/keyboardist for youth and adults with the following qualifications:

Community worship services are held on Wednesday nights and Sunday mornings. For more details on this position contact Pastor Randy Fett, 507.634.7110, rfett@stjohnskasson.org

Pastoral Ministry - Part-time

Casual-call Chaplain
Northfield Hospital & Clinics, Northfield MN
Posted 11/4/14

Northfield Hospital & Clinics in Northfield, Minnesota is seeking a casual-call chaplain to provide ongoing backup to meet spiritual care needs when our staff chaplain is unavailable. The chaplain provides or facilitates regular spiritual care in our 40-bed skilled nursing facility, home hospice program, and oncology setting, and as needed in any of the hospital departments.

While casual-call positions have no regular schedule or guaranteed hours, in the spring of 2015 our staff chaplain will be on a leave for a period of 3 months (March, April, and May, 2015). During that period, the casual-call chaplain will increase hours (up to 20 hours/week) to fill in for the leave. The work schedule can be flexible, as long as the chaplain is available to provide a Sunday service in our skilled nursing facility. (Currently the Sunday service is held in the later afternoon.)

Click for the full job description.

If you have questions about the position, you may contact me directly. To learn more about Northfield Hospital & Clinics, please visit our website at www.northfieldhospital.org. To apply or to view the posted position online, click on the “careers” tab on the website, then click on “current opportunities/online application.”

If you have questions about the position contact:
Susan Lohmann, MSW, LICSW
Director of Social Services
Northfield Hospital & Clinics
2000 North Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057

Namekagon Congregational Church (UCC), Earl (Springbrook) Wisconsin
Posted 6/30/14

Namekagon Congregational Church in Earl/Springbrook, Wisconsin, seeks a part-time pastor for their congregation of about 20 members. The church would consider hiring a seminary student for this interim, part-time position.

They seek a pastor to:

Overnite accommodations can be arranged. Pay is $16,000 per year and travel expenses are paid.

Please contact Rebecca Johnston, Interim Associate Conference Minister to the North, Wisconsin UCC, with questions or to apply: 920.918.3654 or email rjohnston@wcucc.org.

Peace and St. Paul's UCC, Minnesota Lake MN

Posted 6/26/14

Peace and St. Paul's UCC are seeking a Pastor to fill their yoked churches. Peace UCCis in the town of Minnesota Lake; St.Paul’s UCC is 3 ½ miles southeast of Minnesota Lake in the country. A town of 690, located about 30 miles south of Mankato on Highway 22. They are small churches, with attendance in each church any where from 25 to 40, but have around 100 active members in each church. Peace has a parsonage that is vacant and is available to the pastor.
Salary to be determined.

For more information, or to apply, please contact Ardis Grunzke, President of Peace UCC, by email, grandmag@bevcomm.net

Maple Grove Hospital, Maple Grove MN

Posted 6/24/14

Maple Grove Hospital is recruiting for a part-time chaplain position. This is an exempt, .6, benefit eligible position primarily scheduled to work afternoons/evenings and alternating weekends. Click for a complete job description (PDF).

All interested candidates should apply online

Questions should be directed to:
Joel Jueckstock | Spiritual Care Supervisor
Maple Grove Hospital
9875 Hospital Drive
Maple Grove, MN 55126
O: 763-581-1552 | P: 612-264-5168

Chaplain - Casual
Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), Minneapolis MN
Posted 4/4/14

Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) offer employment opportunities in a variety of settings, including our downtwon Minneapolis hospital and clincis, and neighborhood clinics throughout the metro area. We are commited to creating a culturally competent and inclusive work and care environment for patients, families, and staff, and we encourage interested applicants with bilinugal and bicultural skills to apply for positions at HCMC.

Current opening is casual/on-call; not-benefit eligible



More information is available on HCMC's careers page.

Miscellaneous - Part-time

Nursery Supervisor
Dayton Avenue Presbyterian Church, St. Paul MN

Posted 1/21/12

Dayton Avenue Presbyterian Church is looking for a person to fill the Nursery Supervisor position to provide safe, secure, nurturing, clean and efficient care for children ages 0-5 while working in the church nursery. Works under the direction of the Minister and the SNFF ministry. Please see the Job Posting for a complete description, requirements and hours/pay scale. Email office@dapc.org for more information or to apply. Application deadline: January 26, 2015.

Infant & Toddler Caregiver
St. Paul's United Church of Christ, St. Paul MN

Posted 1/12/15

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ is a revitalizing congregation in the progressive Christian tradition. We seek an Infant & Toddler Caregiver for our ever-expanding group of infants and toddlers.

This person will be passionate and skilled in attending to children’s safety and nurture within a faith community. This individual will provide care for infants and toddlers on Sunday mornings. We seek a person with experience in early childhood education.  Previous experience in faith formation (Christian education) programming would also be of value. We seek an individual who will develop positive relationships with parents, welcome visiting families with infants and toddlers, and collaborate with caregiving assistants.

We are located in Saint Paul on the corner of Summit and Milton, across from William Mitchell College of Law. Visit our website at www.SPUCConSummit.org to learn more about our congregation.

Contact the church office at spoffice@comcast.net or 651-224-5809 to receive a position description and an application form. This position will begin in February. We would like to receive your application materials by January 31, 2015.

Hospice Companion
St. Croix Hospice - various locations throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin
Posted 10/22/14

Do you enjoy visiting with others and making a difference? St. Croix Hospice is looking for compassionate people to spend time with terminally-ill patients. Training is provided! Flexible visiting options. Have a therapy animal? Pet Therapy Opportunities are available. Various locations to choose from throughout Minnesota and Western Wisconsin. Click for a complete job description.
Contact Amanda Shold, Volunteer Coordinator
ashold@stcroixhospice.com, 612.718.7653

Occasional Childcare Worker
Michael Servetus Unitarian Society, 6565 Oakley Drive NE, Fridley, MN 55432

Posted 10/14/14

Part-time nursery care attendant wanted for Sunday church services and other weekend and evening church events as needed in Fridley.
$10.00 per hour to start.
Contact Laurie Young for more information or to apply: 651.269.0362

Hospice Volunteer
Brighton Hospice, St. Louis Park, MN
Posted 8/12/14

Be a Hospice volunteer and make a difference! Brighton Hospice is looking for more volunteers to visit with our families. You too can offer your gift of compassion and presence at a very poignant moment in people’s lives. Only a few hours of training is
required and the schedule is flexible.

Chaplain Howard Dotson 612.666.3277
Brighton Hospice
5775 Wayzata Blvd
St Louis Park, MN 55416

Private home in Maple Grove, MN
Posted 5/27/14

Caregiver needed for sweet, humorous, kind 89 year old male senior living in daughter's home. Client is mobile, but needs assistance in transfer, toileting and showering.

Regular 12 hour shifts (9 pm to 9 am/9am-9pm) and 24 hour shifts needed (Wed., Fri, and Sundays - 9 am-9pm) as well as need for on call assistance when possible.


Professional, organized structure in comfortable home in Maple Grove

Send resume and letter of interest to knottayachta@gmail.com

Administrative Assistant
Thompson & Associates, Fridley, MN

Posted 5/21/14

Part-time administrative assistant, flexible hours, competitive salary. Proficient with Outlook 2014, Office 365, Office 2014, Dropbox (or other cloud software), Adobe, computer / software organization and management, office organizing, scanning, printing, filing, writing, preparing reports and tracking with a strong orientation for and attention to details. Must treat and keep large volumes of information confidential.

Computer tech background along with administrative assistance experience and good writing skills are strong pluses. Experience working in a law or planned giving office a plus but not required.

Thompson & Associates provides values-based estate and charitable planning for friends, volunteers and donors of nonprofit organizations. This is a comprehensive and detailed process. This position is responsible for providing the support and administrative services, systems and tracking for this work.

Estimated hours at the start, 4 to 10 hours per week. This could grow as business grows. Work in my home office or yours. If your office, you will need to currier materials between your office and my office. Location, Fridley / Columbia Heights, ½ mile south of 694 and between Silver Lake Road and Central Avenue. Contact Gary Hargroves at: gary@ceplan.com or 763.242.2228.

Christian Education - Full-time
Youth Ministry - Full-time
Music Ministry - Full-time
Pastoral Ministry - Full-time

Organizational Chaplain
Goodwill, Menasha Wisconsin campus

Posted 1/5/15

Dottie Mathews (United alum, MDiv 2006) has been the Organizational Chaplain for Goodwill of North Central Wisconsin and the Leader of Goodwill's Circles of Care program since 2011 (after serving five years as the Associate Minister of the Fox Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship). Her work involves leading a team of five folks who support holistic workplace wellness for the 1400 team members working for Goodwill NCW. As she gets ready to retire next summer, Goodwill will be expanding the team and they will be hiring a full time workplace chaplain (who will cover the region offering spiritual care and emotional support at the various work sites). The "Power of My Work" document (job description) has more information about the position. If anyone is interested in learning more about this position, please contact Dottie at dmathews_gw@gwicc.org or 920-659-0106.   

Senior Pastor
Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, St. Joseph, Michigan

Posted 11/14/15

Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, located in St Joseph, Michigan is looking for a fulltime senior pastor. This position is an excellent opportunity for a compassionate, visionary leader who truly appreciates a very passionate, team oriented, hard-working congregation. With over 100 years of history, Zion offers a unique opportunity for an individual with energy and enthusiasm to lead us in growing our congregation and serving our community.

The church and parsonage is located in the beautiful community of St Joseph in southwest Michigan on the southeastern shore of Lake Michigan. Membership last year was 157.

If you are an individual who has self-confidence in your faith and leadership abilities to help us leave a legacy that our congregation can proudly pass on to the next generation, then we want to talk to you about your calling. More information about the position can be obtained by contacting Carol Dent.

Contact Person: Carol Dent
Email carolmdent@hotmail.com
Phone 269.849.3483

Friendship Village of Bloomington, 8100 Highwood Drive, Bloomington, MN 55438
Posted 9/30/14

Friendship Village of Bloomington, a premier continuing care retirement community, seeks a FT Chaplain to plan, coordinate and facilitate spiritual care. We are a vibrant community where residents enjoy connecting and learning. Position conducts/coordinates a broad range of spiritual programs to serve all denominations and faith expressions. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: leading services, Bible studies, Memorial services, support groups, and counseling. Schedule is Sunday – Thursday and comprehensive benefits are available. Masters of Divinity or Masters in Theology, and Ecclesiastical Endorsement required, CPE units completed or in progress, Board certified Chaplain preferred. Must have a minimum of three years of pastoral ministry in a senior environment and spiritual counseling experience. For consideration, please apply on-line at Friendshipvillagemn.com. E.O.E.

Senior Minister
North Shore Congregational Church, Fox Point Wisconsin

Posted 9/16/14

North Shore Congregational Church seeks a Senior Minister. Their current Senior Minister, Karl Schimpf is retiring after over 30 years of serving North Shore Congregational Church. The church, founded in 1949, is an active, vibrant congregation pursuing their mission "to grow and deepen Christian discipleship in a faith community guided by the Holy Spirit". Membership of over 500 allows NSCC to have significant Youth and Adult Ministry programs, including Summer Bible Camp, Sunday School, Movie Nights, Advent Festival, Confiramtion and Stephen Ministry. Benevolence programs assist national and international missions, and their outreach programs touch the lives of hundreds, even thousands in the local community. Worship is held in a beautiful, well-maintained complex in a wooded area of Fox Point, located on Milwaukee County's North Shore, bordered on the east by Lake Michigan, the west by Interstate 43, the north by the Village of Bayside, and the south by the Village of Whitefish Bay. They have a very strong existing ministerial, music, support and custodial stff, and a long list of volunteers, which round out a wonderful well-respected church home.

Contact Mellisa Block, Corresponding Secretary, with interest in the position: BBlock1@wi.rr.com

Miscellaneous - Full-time

Spirituality Center Director
St. Anthony Spirituality Center, Marathon WI

Posted 1/14/15

St. Anthony Spirituality Center, Marathon, WI, has an opening for a full-time director who is an innovative, creative planner with strong people skills, collaborative leadership style and a willingness to share in the Mission and Core Values. Ministry Job Description available by contacting  saominc@gmail.com or online at www.sarcenter.com/employment.

Submit resume by March 9, 2015. Position begins on or before July 1, 2015.

Center Spiritual Leader
St. Anthony Spirituality Center, Marathon WI

Posted 1/14/15

St. Anthony Spirituality Center, Marathon, WI, is seeking full-time Spiritual Leader who will nurture the spiritual life of staff, volunteers, guests and resident community and share in the Mission and Core values. Ministry Job Description available by contacting  saominc@gmail.com or online at www.sarcenter.com/employment. Submit resume by March 9. Position begins on or before July 1, 2015.

Congregational Engagement Coordinator
Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative, St. Paul MN
Posted 11-12-14

Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative (Beacon) has posted a new full-time position for a Congregational Engagement Coordinator at their Administrative Office in St. Paul. The best way to see the position and a detailed description of what they are looking for is through their website careers page:


Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative
2610 University Avenue West, Suite 100,
St. Paul, MN 55114

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