Organist available to supply: Contact Don Deitzel at 717-421-2624.

Can’t find an organist? Visit the Church Music Solutions website for information about the SOS (digital substitute organist service).

Posted 2/20/19
Organization: Upper Bermudian Lutheran Parish, Gardners, PA
Position:  Faith Formation Coordinator
Description:  Half time position (20 hours per week) The parish has recently participated in the synod’s R3 program and has decided to add a staff person to recruit, train, and coordinate church members in the faith formation programs of the parish. These include Christian education, youth ministry, Bible study, and senior ministry. To receive more information, please contact Pastor David Clark at pstr.dave.39@gmail.com , by mail at Pastor David Clark, 4200 Carlisle Road, Gardners, PA 17324 or by phone at 717-451-4725.

Posted 1/28/19
Organization: Trinity, Lemoyne
Position:  Director of Music, Part-Time
Description:  Responsibilities:  Organist; Adult Choir, director; Bell Choir, director; and Children’s Choir, Assistant.  Great compensation.  Inquiries can be sent to:  Trinity Lutheran Church, Attn:  Director of Music Search Committee, 509 Hummel Avenue, Lemoyne, PA 17043 or call 717-763-7555 ext. 0.

Posted 1/27/19
Organization: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Aberdeen MD
Position:  Director of Student Ministries
Description:  Are you a person with a passionate and deep Christian faith who enjoys working with children and youth? Are you excited about working with teams and building relationships to help children, youth and families grow as disciples of Jesus Christ? If you are, then being part of St. Paul’s (www.GrowWithJesus.org) may be right for you! This vibrant and growing congregation is seeking a gifted and spiritually mature Christian for an established staff position coordinating and leading the student ministries. The ideal candidate should evidence a close walk with Jesus, should be comfortable with Lutheran theology and should have experience with children and youth ministries. Love of children and youth, initiative, team building, organization, and excellent communication skills are necessary for this part-time position. It is competitively compensated, includes some benefits and could include other employment opportunities. To receive more information or to receive application materials, please correspond with Pastor Stuart Luce by email at PastorStuart@GrowWithJesus.org, by mail at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 201 Mt. Royal Avenue, Aberdeen, MD 21001 or by phone at 410-272-3111.

Posted 1/14/19
Organization:  Zion, Enola
Position:  Organist/Adult Choir Director
Description: Zion Lutheran Church (ELCA), Enola PA, a musically passionate and warm congregation with average worship attendance of 50-60, seeks to welcome an organist/adult choir director to lead vibrant liturgical worship in this small suburban congregation. Resources include a 4-manual Allen digital organ, a small but devoted adult choir (6-8 persons), an enthusiastically singing congregation, a supportive worship and music committee and a musical pastor who appreciates collaboration between musician and pastor. Needed is someone who views worship music as a ministry and who demonstrates musical and leadership skills. Part time: one Sunday service + choir rehearsals. Additional services during Advent, Lent and Holy Week. Position available February 1. For a complete job description or to apply, contact Pastor Gwenn Trout at 717-732-9652 or pastorgwenn@verizon.net.

Posted 1/10/19
Organization:  Allegheny Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mohnton, PA
Position:  Director of Youth Ministry
Description:  Are you looking to serve in a church who is Christ-centered, passionate about reaching out to young people, and committed to serving others? Would you like to partner with us as we seek to engage and love the youth in the community; inspiring and equipping them to be lifelong  followers of Jesus? If so, please consider applying.  Allegheny Evangelical Lutheran Church is a vibrant congregation searching for a dynamic, experienced, professional Director of Youth Ministry. Key areas of focus for this position include discipleship, biblical teaching, outreach evangelism, coordinating and communicating with volunteers, and mentoring youth to love and serve the Lord! The Director of Youth Ministry will lead Confirmation, coordinate activities for youth from grade 7 through
early adulthood, and actively participate in mission trip planning.  We ask you to prayerfully consider this part-time position (approximately 15 hours per week).
Compensation will be based upon experience. For more information about the position and our congregation please see our website at www.aelc.org. Please email resumes to the attention of our Personnel Team at office@aelc.org.

Posted 12/4/18
Organization:  The Journal of Lutheran Ethics
Position:  Editor
Description:  Click here for position description.

Posted 11-9-18
Congregation:  Upper Adams Christians Together (UACTS)
Position:  Youth Coordinator (part-time)
Description:  Upper Adams Christians Together (UACT) is seeking a part-time Youth Coordinator.  UACT is a collection of 8 congregations (Lutheran & UCC) in Adams County.  Responsibilities include administration, teaching, and future planning.  Job description is available on request.  Contact Pastor Dennis Probst at UACTpersonnel@gmail.com for more information.

Posted 10-19-18
Congregation:  St. Matthew, Lancaster
Position:  Organist or Pianist
Description:  An organist or pianist is sought by St. Matthew Lutheran Church, “the little church with a big heart,” in Lancaster, PA. for one traditional Sunday service at 10:00 a.m. and one Thursday evening choir rehearsal. Special music is required for additional services such as: Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Christmas Eve, as well as weddings and funerals. The organist/pianist will work in conjunction with the choir director and pastor, participating in liturgical music planning. A Baldwin organ and Boston piano await the candidate. Please contact Brenda Stauffer at snbdncrs@comcast.net

Employment listings are provided to synod congregations and related agencies free of charge. This service is made possible by your Mission Support of Lower Susquehanna Synod and ELCA. Please provide a brief position description and contact information (as below) and a link to a complete position description on your web site (if desired). Send information to Cathy Deitrich at cdeitrich@lss-elca.org. Positions are posted for 60 days unless extended. Please contact us if the position is filled before the 60 day period expires.