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Posted: 3/20/2024
Organization: Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church (CELC) of Linglestown.
Position: Part Time Director of Music/Organist/Choir Director
Description: CELC is seeking a skilled and passionate individual to serve as Director of Music/Organist/Choir Director for our Lutheran congregation within the Lower Susquehanna Synod. The chosen candidate will play a pivotal role in enhancing our worship experience through their musical talents, leadership abilities, and commitment to the Lutheran tradition. The Director of Music develops and leads the worship music ministry for our church, in consultation with the Pastor and the members of the Worship and Music Committee, and provides leadership to the church choirs by completing the following essential duties:

  • Understand and participate applying music to enhance Evangelical Lutheran Churches of America Liturgy at CELC
  • Select and plan music for weekly and other worship services
  • Select and purchase music in accordance with the budget, schedule, and conduct rehearsals for the adult choir and children’s choir
  • Participate in the planning process of service with the Pastor and Worship and Music Committee
  • Prepare the schedule of organists covering all services that require an organist
  • Recruit or assist with recruiting members for all musical groups associated with the church

Download a full job description here. For additional information and to request an application form, please contact Donna Murray at dlm6122@comcast.net or 717-645-3341. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, application, and resume to Pastor Sean Titus at the Church Office at 1214 Crosby Street, Linglestown, PA 17112 or submit via email to pastor@churchonthehilltop.org. https://churchonthehilltop.org/

Posted: 2/29/2024
Organization: Palm Lutheran Church, Palmyra
Position: Part-Time Parish Administrator
Description: Palm Lutheran is seeking a caring, organized, detail-oriented individual to serve as our Parish dministrator. This person woould serve as Palm’s general office manager and secretary, manager of facility reservations by outside groups, and as the initial point of contact between the parish and those who come too our door. Contact pastorcarl@palmlutheran.org for an interview. Full details provided upon inquiry.

Posted: 2/27/2024
Organization: Cornwall Manor: A Continuing Care Retirement Community with United Methodist Roots. www. CornwallManor.org
Position: Associate Chaplain
Description: Responsible for 2nd & 5th Sunday services; Full days every Friday with two 4 -hour days during the week; provides coverage when lead chaplain is off; must be endorsed by a denomination; occasional on call responsibility; minimum 3 years in the pastoral ministry; Schedule: Part Time; varied schedule as needed; 32 hours/pay period; Contact: Human Resources, Tina Ebersole 717-274-8050 ext.1673 or email resume to Chaplain David Harris, dpharris@cornwallmanor.org. More info here: https://cornwallmanor.org/jobs/

Posted: 2/26/2024
Organization: Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Lancaster.
Position: Part Time Organist and Choir Master
Description: We are seeking a skilled and passionate individual to serve as Organist and Choirmaster for our Lutheran congregation within the Susquehanna Synod. The chosen candidate will play a pivotal role in enhancing our worship experience through their musical talents, leadership abilities, and commitment to the Lutheran tradition. Join our vibrant Lutheran community as we worship, serve, and grow together through the power of music and faith. We look forward to welcoming a dedicated and talented Organist and Choirmaster to our ministry team. Download a full job description here. Interested candidates should contact Ed Vaughen at edvaughen@comcast.net.

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