Education Ministry Openings

All positions still open as of 10/31/2018. Rostered workers, you may also check the call update page for called opportunities.

St. Peter’s Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC) in Edina, MN, is looking for teachers. Calling inspired teachers! If you are looking for a relationship-based school that is committed to your success, we invite you to St. Peter’s ECEC! We understand that our teachers are a vital influence on our community’s families, so we nurture our team to equip them to teach at their best. Our Christian-based, dually-accredited center (NAEYC and NLSA) provides a quality landscape for joyful, family-oriented early care and education environment.

We ensure our teachers have:

  • Three weeks of paid time off annually

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance – with the employee’s full monthly premium paid

  • Opportunities for professional development including T.E.A.C.H. scholarships and paid conferences

  • Disability insurance and retirement plans

  • A mentor director who encourages and supports the teaching team—and enjoys spending time alongside the teachers in all the classrooms

  • Terrific school families that are well-invested in the center

  • A faith-based environment of biblical support and prayer for the school

St. Peter’s ECEC continues to grow and has room for additional teachers. Please connect with us if you are ready to step to the next level in your early childhood education ministry! Submit your resume to Tosca Grimm at tgrimm@stpetersedina.org. To learn more about our school family: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBBLvSCgufw.


Shepherd’s Care Child Care Center in Maple Grove, MN, is looking for teachers, assistant teachers, and aids. We are committed to providing a quality education (NAEYC accredited) and a solid Christian foundation for children 6 weeks through Pre-K. We are also committed to providing an enjoyable place to work, and we invest in our staff and teachers and help them grow professionally. If you would like to join our fun and friendly team, please send your resume to shepherds-care@comcast.net.


Berea Lutheran Church in Richfield, MN, is looking for a couple Before & After Care program aids to work with children (ages 5-12) in their Before & After Care program. The Before & After Care program runs from the beginning of September through the first week of June. Those who are hired must be willing to have a background check and be CPR and first aid trained. Must be physically able and willing to play and keep up with the children during the two-hour period that they are present.

Program aids will help assist in keeping on schedule, leading or assisting in activities for that day, and follow instructions given from the program leader or director. Must be willing to be a team player. Average hours for this position are about 10 hours/wk: approx. 3:45 to 5:45 p.m., M-F. Qualifications: One year of child development at the high school or college level. (16 or older).

For more information or an application please call Berea Lutheran at 612-861-7121 or email at beforeandaftercare@berealutheran.org.


Kinder Haus Daycare and Preschool, a mission project of Redeemer Lutheran Church in New Ulm, is hiring a full-time or part-time Assistant Director to provide childcare and day-to-day management at one of Kinder Haus's two daycare houses (each licensed as a family child care home). Call Kinder Haus at 507-354-1220 for more information or to apply.

Parish Position Openings

Dec. 3, 2018

St. Michael’s Lutheran Church in Bloomington is looking for a part-time (20 hrs./wk.) Director of Children Ministry. This person is primarily responsible for recruiting and providing leadership and direction to volunteers who support Children’s Ministry. The Director will provide programming and a safe and joy-filled environment for children infant through fifth grade. The Director will also engage and equip parents and prepare and maintain a budget for this area. We are looking for someone who is passionate about sharing their love of Christ with the children and parents of our congregation and community, relational and interested in working with families, and highly organized.

Education/experience: Bachelor’s degree in a related field or three years’ related experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience. If interested, please review the full job description. Then, send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to Kristi Lueth. Applications will be accepted through January 11, 2019.


Nov. 12, 2018

St. Michael’s Lutheran Church in Bloomington is looking for a part-time Music Ministry Leader. This is a .5 FTE position. This person is responsible for the development and presentation of music for worship services celebrating the work of the Lord and in support of the broader mission of St. Michael’s. The position includes both contemporary and traditional worship with contemporary worship teams, adult choir, and brass and orchestra groups.

Responsibilities:

  • Meet regularly with church staff to coordinate services.

  • Recruit, train, and schedule musicians and vocalists to serve.

  • Determine and maintain budget for worship.

  • Supervise selection of the music presented in services.

  • Administer St. Michael’s copyright license.

Education/Experience: Bachelors degree in a related field or three years of related experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience. If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to Laura at lnemcek@smlcb.org. We look forward to hearing from you!


Redeemer Lutheran Church in Owatonna is searching for a new office secretary. The position is 12 hours per week and includes general secretarial work, some financial record-keeping, and a host of other random duties. To apply, contact Redeemer at redeemerowatonna@outlook.com.


Peace Lutheran Church of Hutchinson is looking for a Youth Director (Grades 6-12). Peace Lutheran is looking for a passionate, hardworking and dependable Youth Director who desires to teach and share their love for Christ to the youth of our congregation and community. The position is to plan, coordinate, communicate and conduct Peace Youth Ministry activities. Please contact Pastor John Pasche at (w)320-587-3031 or (c)320-296-9877. Click here for a job description. We look forward to hearing from you!


Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Prior Lake has an immediate opening for an Office Ministry Assistant position. Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be a member in good standing of a Christian congregation. Candidate should have a "can do" attitude, be friendly and people oriented, and have strong written and oral communication skills. Responsibilities also include computer skills, including MS Office and social media. Duties will entail being the receptionist, data entry, purchasing supplies, scheduling, technology, and assisting the Pastor. This position will require 18-24 hours per week. Please contact Pastor Jim Jobst at pjjobst@gmail.com or 952-445-1779.

Free Items

Trinity Lutheran Church, Hudson, WI has two metal chair racks available for free. They are like new. Each holds approx. 25 chairs. Please contact Neil Fredrick at 715-381-7973 if interested.


Golden Valley Lutheran Church is looking to donate 9 silver communion trays plus a cover to a good church home. They are in good condition and even have some glass communion cups to go with the trays. If you are interested, contact Deaconess Cindy Inselmann at 763-544-2810 or cindyi@gvlc.net.


Good Shepherd, North Mankato, has about 150 LW hymnals in good shape for anyone who can pick them up or pay shipping costs. Contact 507-388-4336 or goodshepherd57@juno.com.

For Sale

Dear Pastors and Churches of the MN. South District:  This hymnbook is not a replacement for your current hymnal, but rather it is a supplemental hymnbook. Please read the book’s explanation on the back cover below. The cost is $6.00. It can be purchased at...Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble, Lighthouse Publishing, Ingram Christian Publishing House (prices may vary). For other books see pastorlylekath.com

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Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Eyota, MN, will be moving into a new sanctuary/building March 1.  They have several items for sale.  Prices are negotiable.  Please contact Bill or Judy at 507-254-1774 or 507-254-3770 for more information.  Some items available are:

196 large plates                                      silver plated communion flagon

11 platters                                                tea set

276 coffee cups                                     blender

119 glass glasses

202 small salad plates

56 salad bowls

72 cereal bowls

115 custard bowels

 

Crossways International is downsizing their office area and have several desks, cupboards, side tables, bookshelves, and file cabinets plus more. Prices range from $10-$30.   Contact Crossways for more information at 952-832-5454 or email info@crossways.org.

The office is located at 7930 Computer Avenue, Bloomington, MN.

Click HERE to see pictures of a few items they have.