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Last updated: December 13, 2018

Part Time Prison Chaplain
Location: SCI Camp Hill
Date Posted: December 13, 2018
Contact: Joe Vangeli,   JoeV@jub.org   717-274-7528

Position Summary:  Jubilee Ministries is seeking a part-time prison Chaplain to serve at SCI Camp Hill. The 20-hour/week position will require one evening and most Sundays (leading 3 worship services). More information, to include job description and how to apply, can be found on Jubilee’s website at www.jub.org.

Full Time Pastor
Location: Emmanuel Evangelical Church, Plevna, Montana
Date Posted: December 11, 2018
Contact: Jean Brenner, brenj@rocketmail.com

Position Summary: 1)Preach the Word of God. Pray for the Holy Spirit’s guidance and immerse yourself in His Word to help your flock to grow in their faith.  2) Visit and pray with the sick or those who are in nursing homes or other facilities.  3) Visit with people of the community in social settings, be willing to seek to know their spiritual needs.  4) Be willing to help with AWANA activities as well as Bible School and other children/youth activities.  5) Oversee and administer communion, baptisms, weddings, funerals and other possible church functions.

Qualifications:  1) Born-again Christian who acknowledges that his salvation is obtained only by the grace of God and who knows that God has called him to be a pastor (has credentials to demonstrate education).  2) Absolute belief that the entire Word of God is inspired and true.  3) A Desire to share Christ whenever possible.  4) Practices daily devotions and prayer.

Comments: Emmanuel Evangelical Free Church is located in a quiet and serene area of SE Montana. The church members have a strong commitment to the Word of God make music is a significant element in worship and highly value ministry to Children and youth. The church has a spacious, update parsonage with fenced big back yard. The community has an excellent K-12 school system with many christian teachers. If you like the outdoors there is no lack of opportunity for hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities.

Summer Fellowship
Location: Sacred Sector Fellowship
Date Posted: November 12, 2018
Contact: Virginia Creasy,  virginia.creasy@cpjustice.org, 615-521-0968

Position Summary: Sacred Sector, An initiative of the Center for Public Justice offers a summer Fellowship for current or recently graduated seminarians to explore their calling in the faith-based nonprofit sector. Each fellow will receive a $5000.00 stipend for their participation in a ten-week program.

Sacred Sector Fellowship equips seminarians with a framework for understanding how public policy and cultural trends affect faith-based organizations, and provides resources and guidance for those considering a vocation in the faith-based sector. The Fellowship prepares seminarians for service inside the church and in the public square, while helping them value the work faith communities are already doing. Visit SacredSector.org for more information.

Assistant Chaplain
Location: Berks County Jail System
Date Posted: October 24, 2018
Contact: Michael Kaucher, 610-463-7436

Position Summary: Perform the duties of an institutional chaplain in a prison setting. Responsibilities include but are not limited to coordination and supervision of worship and group services, death notifications, and grief, bereavement, and pastoral counseling.

Additional Details:
Coordinate and /or Supervise the Following Worship Activities:
English Protestant Worship – Male  (2)/ Female Population
English Catholic Mass – Male/Female Population
Buddhist Meditation – Male/Female Population
Muslim Jema’ah – Male Population

Groups: Orthodox Bible Study, Multiple Bible Studies – Male and Female

Respond to Inmate Formal Requests, may include by not limited to: Spiritual counsel, Religious diets and obligations of faith, Enrollment in classes, groups, etc, Religious Texts

The Chaplain will visit restrictive housing units as assigned each week to provide pastoral care and spiritual support to the inmates detained on those units. The Chaplain will attend and participate in In-Service meetings, attend all assigned training including 40 hours of required training yearly and Preform any other ministry related functions as assigned by the Chaplain Supervisor.

Director of Children’s Ministry
Location: Palmyra Grace Church, 799 Airport Road, Palmyra PA 17078,
Date Posted: October 9, 2018
Contact: Dan Gulnac,   (717) 838-5447   screeningtoeam@palmyargrace.org

Additional Details:  The Director of Children’s Ministry (DCM) will participate in the overall staff team emphasis of discipleship and disciple making. The DCM is to oversee the children’s ministry strategy of Palmyra Grace Church under the direction and leadership of the Senior Pastor. This will require a firm grasp of the beliefs, values, and strategy of Palmyra Grace Church and the ability to align staff and key leadership teams with its mission, vision and values. The DCM will partner with parents to lead kids to a genuine sense of belonging, involvement and spiritual growth at Palmyra Grace by meeting kids where they are and leading them to next steps. The DCM will facilitate relational connection and spiritual growth of kids through weekend environments, small groups, and volunteer teams.

This position is part-time approximately 15-20 hours per week.

Director of Student Ministry
Location: Palmyra Grace Church, 799 Airport Road, Palmyra PA 17078,
Date Posted: October 9, 2018
Contact: Dan Gulnac,   (717) 838-5447   screeningtoeam@palmyargrace.org

Additional Details:   The Director of Student Ministry (DSM) will participate in the overall staff team emphasis of discipleship and disciple making. The DSM is to oversee the student ministry strategy of Palmyra Grace Church under the direction and leadership of the Senior Pastor. This will require a firm grasp of the beliefs, values, and strategy of Palmyra Grace Church and the ability to align staff and key leadership teams with its mission, vision and values. The DSM will partner with parents to lead students to a genuine sense of belonging, involvement, and spiritual growth at Palmyra Grace by meeting students where they are and leading them to next steps. The DSM will facilitate relational connection and spiritual growth of students through weekend environments, small groups, and volunteer teams.

This position is part-time 15 -20 hours per week.

Director of Worship Arts and Media
Location: Palmyra Grace Church, 799 Airport Road, Palmyra PA 17078,
Date Posted: October 9, 2018
Contact: Dan Gulnac,   (717) 838-5447   screeningtoeam@palmyargrace.org

Additional Details:   The Director of Worship Arts and Media (DWA) will participate in the overall staff team emphasis of discipleship and disciple making. The DWA is to oversee the Worship Arts strategy of Palmyra Grace Church under the direction and leadership of the Senior Pastor. This will require a firm grasp of the beliefs, values, and strategy of Palmyra Grace Church and the ability to align staff and key leadership teams with its mission, vision and values.
The DWA will be responsible to create a worship environment in the worship service through leading and mentoring to musicians, vocalists and other worship arts volunteers including, video, sound, lighting, and hospitality team. This individual must be able to play and lead worship from guitar or keyboard. The candidate must be high-energy yet discerning and is passionate about creative and artistic ministry. This person must have integrity and a heart for worship. Candidate should be technically-minded, leadership-focused, have an equipping mindset and looking to work in a team.
This role is part-time approximately 10-15 hours per week.

Pastor
Location: St. John Host Church, Host PA
Date Posted: September 28, 2018
Contact: Roger Yiengst, (484) 269-0591, RogerY@kountrykraft.com

Additional Details: St. John Host Church, located in Host, PA, was founded in 1727 as a Reformed congregation. We are now a non-denominational church and part of the Evangelical Association averaging 35 people for weekly attendance.

The mission of our church family is to show God’s love in such a way that people will exchange ordinary living for an extraordinary life by having a personal relationship with God through their faith in Jesus Christ.
We are a family oriented congregation searching for a compassionate and caring person with a Bible college related or seminary degree or proven continuance toward that degree. We seek a person who will guide our congregation in its spiritual growth with the love of Jesus Christ in their heart and in their soul.

Part time salary and benefits will be initially offered with the intention of growing the placement into a full-time position. Interested applicants should email questions, cover letters, and resumes to RogerY@kountrykraft.com.

Website: http://www.hostchurch.org We look forward to hearing from you.

Intern or Associate Pastor for Youth and Young Adults 
Location: Cochranville PA (Eastern Chester County)
Date Posted: September 25, 2018
Contact: Patrick McCormick pmccorm2@zoominternet.net
Additional Details: 
Position to focus ministry on youth and young adult messaging, with the purpose of presenting the message of Jesus in contemporary media forms, sermons, and small groups. Position includes the development and implementation of Cochranville Church’s digital audio/visual, webpage, and social media communications process.

General requirements are reasonable biblical knowledge, commitment to the historic orthodox Christian faith, and a passion for communication of the Gospel. Effective communication skills, especially in using digital media forms to reach youth and young adults.

General Job Description:
Review the church’s current social media presence. Create a plan to improve the content for youth and young adults. Assess & determine best social media (Blogs, Twitter, Facebook, etc.) for the church.
Integrate the church’s activities (local/world/community updates, missionary status, special events, etc. into our social media presence.
Lead a young adult Bible study and occasionally present sermons.
Meet with our Pastor on a weekly basis to develop messaging that supports the church’s mission.
Create and present exciting digital audio-visual presentations that support weekly Sunday sermon topics, with an emphasis (but not entirely) on relating to youth and young adults.
Position is supervised by our Senior Pastor.

Part time position of 10 – 20 hours per week depending on qualifications. Tuition assistance and salary negotiable, based on education and experience.

To be considered for this position, please contact and provide a resume to Patrick McCormick at pmccorm2@zoominternet.net

Pastor to Horizon’s Middle and High School Youth
Location: 2613 W. South St. Allentown, PA  18104
Date Posted: September 24, 2018
Contact: Bud Daneker, 484-547-1581, rdaneker@ptd.net
Additional Details:  As pastor to our youth, we expect you to help our youth connect with Christ and our larger church body by engaging in: Developing and growing healthy relationships with our youth, Providing Biblical instruction and overseeing other to do the same, Investing in growing young leaders, Leading a ministry that is attractive to youth while challenging them to live out their faith, and Leading a team of volunteers in this ministry.

For a complete job description contact Bud Danaker.

Time requirements and Salary expectations: 32-44 hours per month, including Sunday mornings. Starting at $6700.00 annual depending on experience and available hours.

Church Planting Ministries
Location:
Date Posted: September 6, 2018
Contact: John Stange,  215-688-7497 or nationalmissionboard@gmail.com
Additional Details: Do you have an interest in church planting ministries? Contact John for information about opportunities or go to www.NationalMissionBoard.com

Senior Pastor
Location: 
Date Posted: September 6, 2018
Contact: Ronald Dietz, calvarychapelefcvv@yahoo.com, 570-691-7005
Additional Details:  Please contact Ronald for more information.

Church Planting Ministries
Location:
Date Posted: September 6, 2018
Contact: John Stange,  215-688-7497 or nationalmissionboard@gmail.com
Additional Details: Do you have an interest in church planting ministries? Contact John for information about opportunities or go to www.NationalMissionBoard.com

Director of Student Ministries
Location: Grace Evangelical Congregational Church, 15 Earl Stover Dr. Schuykill Haven, PA
Date Posted: September 6, 2018
Contact: Pastor Ted Rathman,  570-385-2331 or pastorted@comcatst.net
Additional Details: Ministry Objective: The Director of Student Ministries is responsible for the leadership and oversight of the student ministries of Grace EC Church. This person will model and teach the life of being a disciple of Jesus Christ. This person will lead and nurture the student ministries of the church and seek to develop and sustain a culture in which young people are effectively becoming and reproducing disciples of Jesus Christ.
Desired Abilities:
*Passionate Spirituality: has a strong relationship with Jesus with a clear testimony of faith and displays a regular devotional life including prayer and Bible study.
*Appropriate ministry training, adequate local church ministry experience, and a willingness to pursue continuing education in the areas of their service (preferably a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in youth ministry).
*Gifted and graced with the ability to preach and teach clearly, effectively, and passionately from the Word of God.
*Demonstrates excellence in servant leadership and possesses a teachable spirit.
*Capacity to organize and administrate programs with the ability to build/develop/work with a team.
*Ability to receive direction and follow through on expectations.
*If married, this person must have the support of his/her spouse for this ministry position.
*Have an understanding of the Evangelical Congregational Church, her faith and doctrine so as to instruct and promote the teachings of the church.
*Willing to become a member of Grace Church and/or willing to show a commitment to the mission, vision and values of Grace Church.
Essential Functions:
1) Leadership: Oversee the student ministries of Grace EC Church including providing leadership to Grace Youth Ministry, the planning of events, the recruitment and equipping of volunteer staff, as well as managing and scheduling events for student ministries. To plan and organize youth retreats as well as service opportunities which include local and domestic trips.
2) Administration: To provide guidance and leadership to the teachers and volunteers of all student ministries and programming. To serve on the Discipleship Commission. Provide reports to the leadership team of the church on the activities and goals of the student ministries.
3) Worship Services: To participate in the Worship services of Grace Church, to assist the pastor(s) as needed and be willing to preach.
4) Teaching: To provide support to the Lead Pastor and leadership in the various teaching ministries of Grace Church, and provide direction to the choosing of curriculum for student ministries.
5) Other: To assist the Lead Pastor in general or specific ministry duties as requested by him or the Ministry Council. To provide information and material regarding Student Ministries for the website and social media platforms.
6) Staff Meetings: To meet regularly with the Lead Pastor for prayer and discussion about specific duties and the general ministry of Grace Church. To attend the monthly leadership meetings of the Ministry Council.
Time Commitment:
The Director of Student Ministries position will operate on a part-time schedule requiring approximately 20 hours a week. This will include the duties described in this job description.

Director of Worship – Full Time 
Location: Hempfield United Methodist Church, 3050 Marietta Ave. Lancaster PA 17601
Date Posted: August 23, 2018
Contact: John Longmire, Jlongmire@hempfieldumc.org
Additional Details: Hempfield United Methodist Church is an established church located in Lancaster, PA with a clear vision: “To know Jesus and make Him known.” We are seeking a full-time Director of Worship to plan contemporary and traditional worship services that are centered in the adoration and glorification of God. This position will report directly to the Lead Pastor.

Qualifications:
• A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital, growing, personal relationship with Him.
• Commitment to the authority of the Bible and agreement with the doctrines expressed in the Apostles Creed.
• 2-3 years of worship leading experience in a ministry setting.
• A gifted vocalist who is capable of leading worship with an instrument (preferably guitar or piano).
• Ability to read Scripture, pray, and verbally interact with a congregation during worship.
• A proven developer of musicians, vocalists, and teams.
• Skilled in the use of technology in worship including sound, lighting, computers (esp. Mac -Keynote, and Planning Center Online).
• Good organizational, administrative, and communication skills.

Responsibilities:
• Plan the corporate worship services in consultation with the Pastoral Team with prayer, conceptual forethought, theological accuracy, and musical appropriateness.
• Ensure that all aspects of the service compliment the sermon series.
• Oversee song selection, media preparation and presentation, sound and lighting enhancements, and coordination of all instrumentalists and vocalists.
• Include a variety of traditional and contemporary songs, staying current on trends in worship music.
• Recruit and lead worship team singers and instrumentalists and prepare them through regular rehearsals to lead the congregation in worship.
• Oversee an adult choir, fitting musical selections into the flow of worship.
• Oversee/support Cherub and Children’s Choir
• Support children and youth ministry Worship Teams
• Be available for special services including funerals, communion services, and other special programs.
• Oversee the worship department budget, organization, and volunteers.
• Set annual goals for the worship ministry that are in line with our church’s vision for ministry.

Associate Pastor
Location:
Media Mennonite Church, Oxford, PA
Date Posted:
August 9, 2018
Contact:
Chris Zander,  chriszander77@gmail.com                                                                                     Additional Details: Media Mennonite Church in Oxford, Pennsylvania, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor. Media’s Associate Pastor will have a passion for engaging the lost, with the hope that the lost will find faith in Jesus and connect with the church.

The primary responsibilities of Media’s Associate Pastor will be in the areas of Christian Education and Discipleship.  The Associate Pastor will provide administrative leadership to the Christian Education Ministry Team and will help to oversee the leaders of our growing Junior and Senior High Youth programs.  He will provide administrative support to our Small Group ministry and work to grow this program.  He will also cooperate with the Senior Pastor to meet the visitation and counseling needs of the church as available.

High value will be placed on the Associate Pastor’s ability to recruit, train, and oversee volunteers to carry out ministry.

To be considered for this position, please submit an application to Chris Zander at chriszander77@gmail.com.  See our website at mmchurchonline.org for more information on Media Mennonite Church and the Associate Pastor position, including a Congregational Information Form and Application Form.

Full-Time Youth Minister
Location: Hempfield Church of the BrethrenEast Petersburg, PA
Date Posted: August 1, 2018
Contact: Angela Ebersole;  aebersole@verizon.net
Additional Details: Full time Youth Minster to build on and develop a ministry to engage youth (6th grade-college) in the church and community to become ministers of reconciliation as they follow Jesus Christ. We are seeking a person who’s rooted in Christ, carries a heart for youth, can play well on a team, and can handle societal topics with truth and grace. Willingness to learn COB practices (if unfamiliar) and continuing personal/profession growth is a must. If interested, please see attached job description and contact our Search Team Chair Angela Ebersole with résumé.

Pastoral Intern
Location: Word of Grace Church, Lancaster area
Date Posted: October 29, 2018
Contact: Daryl Driver, infor@wordofgracepa.com
Additional Details: Word of Grace Church is a new congregation in the Lancaster area committed to evangelism and discipleship. Our pastor would be glad to give direction to a qualified inter in areas that fit the calling and giftedness of the student, such as outreach, helping with services and other similar ministries such as music ministry. We would ask that the intern demonstrate biblical integrity and maintain an openness to evangelical, Anabaptist theology and we will seek to provide opportunities for growth and experience beneficial both to the intern and the congregation. This involvement could last a couple of months, a semester, a school year, or  a summer, thus making this an engaged, somewhat tailored opportunity for gaining ministry experience without an undue commitment of time.

Associate Pastor for Youth and Young Adults 
Location: Blue River Church of the Brethren, Columbia City, Indiana
Date Posted: October 29, 2018
Contact: Craig Alan Myers, camyers@bluerivervhurch.org, 574-773-3149
Additional Details: Blue River Church of the Brethren seeks to call an energetic and dynamic pastor to minister to youth, young adults and married young adults segment of our church and to grow this segment of the congregation from the surrounding community. The primary task of the Associate Pastor is to develop and implement a comprehensive ministry for youth, young adults and married adults while upholding the New Testament doctrines in preaching, teaching, and life, with special emphasis on the doctrines described in the “Brethren Card.” Full or Part-Time available

Director of English Ministries
Location: The First Chinse Presbyterian Church (FCPC), lower east side of Manhattan, Chinatown
Date Posted: October 29, 2018
Contact: FCPCEES@gmail.com
Additional Details: The Director of English Ministries will serve in collaboration with the Pastor, Session, additional staff, and ministry teams, in initiating, implementing and maintaining programs, activities, and events that encourage faith development, spiritual formation, and enrichment activities among children, youth and families who are part of FCCPC and out communities.

FCPC is comprised of Chinese speaking and English speaking congregations. FCPC is a member of the Presbyterian Church USA. The English congregation consist of youth, young adult, and families from the local neighborhood and the tri-state area. The English Ministry at FCPC currently consists of English Worship, Sunday School, from kindergarten to high school, a Neighborhood Children’s Ministry and a number of focused fellowships.

Persons seeking this position must discern a genuine call to serve Christ and His church with his/her talents and spiritual gifts. Candidates should be able to demonstrate a professional level of Christian education and enrichment experience. A bachelor degree in education or related concentration is preferred. Experience in church educational ministry is also preferred. Apply to the e-mail address.

 

 

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