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The Congregational Life Associate - First Evangelical (Beaver Dam)
The Congregational Life Associate will be responsible to support, advocate for and develop a ministry with members of the church to nurture faith and a spirit of Christian community. General responsibilities include the development of a long-term vision and philosophy of cross generational ministry, promote youth ministry and communicate with families, support fellowship and service events, work as a team member with other leaders in the church and bridge activities, facilitate mission trips, and manage budgets for our youth. To apply go to their website at for an application or call Pastor Joy Mortensen-Wiebe 920-885-4497 for more information.

Full-time Director Music Ministries - Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church - Watertown, WI.  Responsible for worship planning and overseeing our five musical groups. Director provides leadership for traditional and blended worship services both vocally and instrumentally. Required: Experience conducting traditional and contemporary Lutheran services. Proficiency in organ, piano, keyboard. Associate, Bachelor, or Master’s Degree. Salary commensurate with experience. Submit resume, copy of college transcripts, video or audio of past leading/directing to Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Personnel Committee, 204 N 10th Street, Watertown, WI 53094. Email to Resume by October 20, 2017. Equal Opportunity Employer .

On-call Status Chaplain - Oakwood Village University Woods - Madison (west side.) This person will be under the general supervision of the Campus Chaplain. Chaplain provides a campus-wide pastoral care ministry in connection with the Life Enrichment Department, and in accordance with the philosophy and objectives of Oakwood. This is an occasional status Chaplain to cover Pastoral Care needs when the Chaplains are on vacation, in continuing education or in emergencies. Requirements: Clergy Person (APC certified preferred). Experienced in geriatric chaplaincy. For a full job description:*F47732997CE8B0E1.

Campus Minister - Lutheran Campus Ministries – Platteville. It is a 20 hour a week position including time on campus as well as weekly meals and conversations with the students. If you are interested in working with college students and young adults this might be a ministry for you. For more information please contact Pr. Michael Short, First English Lutheran Church, Platteville. Email: or phone @ 608-348-3022.

Administrative Assistant - St. Paul’s -Baraboo. The position is Hourly – part-time (30 hours/week). If you are interested in the position (or if you know someone who might be interested), please pick up an application and job description at the church office or via the church website: Return completed applications (and resumes) with a cover letter to Pastor Karen Hofstad or Michelle Hilfiker of personnel by Friday, September 15. Mail to: 727 8th Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. If you have questions about the position, feel free to contact Pastor Karen Hofstad at 356-3230 (church) 434-3397 (cell) or Michelle Hilfiker at 356-2086 (home) 345-7508 (cell).

Part-time Organist/Pianist Wanted – Redeemer Lutheran - Rio Redeemer Lutheran is looking for a part-time organist/pianist to play for worship at the 9AM service on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. Please email resume to by September 11th.


Part-time Bookkeeper/Accountant - First Lutheran Church, Beaver Dam First Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam is looking for a part-time bookkeeping and accounting staff member. Flexible hours. Interested candidates may contact Pastor Joy Mortensen-Wiebe at 920-885-4497. Applications will be available in the church office and by emailing: pastorjoymw@gmail.


Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministries - Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Walworth.
This person is responsible for administration and management of children, youth, and family ministries with oversight of Pastor and support from the Youth Education Committee. This position includes responsibility for Christian Education Classes on Wednesday nights, Vacation Bible School (VBS), supporting programing for junior and senior high youth, and events for multi-generations. Regular attendance at staff meetings as well as Sunday morning worship and Wednesday night worship, when offered, is expected. The expectation is an average of 60 hours a month with a monthly stipend of $1080 - $1200 based on experience. A full job description is available by emailing Rev. Elizabeth Lee at

Part-Time Youth and Family Ministry Director – New Hope Lutheran Church (Blanchardville/Hollandale) is seeking an individual gifted in working with youth and who values cross-generational learning and social opportunities to coordinate faith formation for youth and families. We are looking for an individual who has a heart for sharing God's love with all people. The desired candidate will work with the pastor, staff, and volunteers to plan and carry out faith formation experiences for youth and their families. Experience working in a church setting or in education is helpful. This position is 15 hours/week and while hours are mostly flexible, work on Wednesday evenings and Sundays is required. Application deadline Aug. 18. A full job description is available at

Executive Director, Bethel Horizons Camp & Retreat Center. Bethel Horizons, a ministry of Bethel Lutheran Church-Madison, is seeking an Executive Director The position of Executive Director of Bethel Horizons is responsible for all operations at Bethel Horizons to include shepherding its vision, managing staff, managing fiscal stewardship, fundraising and marketing. The Executive director should be grounded in the Lutheran tradition of the Christian faith and have a passion for proclaiming the Gospel and serving others in the name of Christ. The candidate should have experience in camp and retreat center management, bringing a contagious energy, enthusiasm, and a willingness to share with the broader church and community. The ideal candidate should have experience in financial development, people management skills, be comfortable with working with multi-generations, cultures, and socio-economic groups and have the ability to work effectively with a Board of Directors. For a full job description and information visit:

Part time, flexible work is now available at Oakwood Lutheran Senior Ministries in various areas: Oakwood Village Prairie Ridge on the east side of Madison has a Dining Room Coordinator (32 hours every two weeks), Housekeeper (80 Hours every two weeks), Dietary Aid II (72 hours every two weeks) and a Resident Assistant (75 hour PM) opening. Oakwood Village University Woods on the west side of Madison has a number of Certified Nursing Assistant, Resident Assistant, and LPN/RN openings available. University Woods is located off the bus line. Competitive and benefits. Teenagers (must be 16 yrs old) welcome to apply. Apply today

Executive Ministry Assistant, First Lutheran Church, Lodi, WI. This position serves as administrative support and ministry partner to Senior Pastor and lay administrative leadership and plays a key role in vision communication and implementation through social media and for weekly worship. The EMA assists with the congregation’s stewardship ministry including key financial operations/donor base management. In consultation with Senior Pastor, the EMA utilizes and manages the church management system, Church Community Builder, to coordinate FLC’s 1) mission partner process from first-time guest to mission partner, 2) discipleship in small group community, 3) gifts-based service, 4) Sunday morning mission partner/guest tracking and follow up. Hours: 16. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Pastor Mike Lee, First Lutheran Church, 206 Pleasant Street, Lodi, WI, 53555, or via email:

Part-time Piano Player/Choir Director – St. Paul (Mayville) 

is seeking a part-time piano player to accompany and direct our adult choir. This is a flexible part-time position which would require some Sunday commitment.  To inquire further please contact the church office at

Director of Music Part-Time Position – West Middleton Lutheran Church (Middleton) 
Seeking a dedicated director of Christian music to plan, select music, develop, rehearse, and lead our choir and praise team. Will be responsible for the music program and supervision of musicians working in collaboration with the pastor and Worship and Music Committee and for recruiting and developing new members to participate in the choir and praise team. The director must have a musical background that demonstrates the capability of leading our music program and pass a background check. Looking for a creative, enthusiastic, team player with a sense of humor who is committed to the excellence of worship. Contact us at 608-833-5815 or

Pianist/Contemporary Worship Music Leader - Christ Lutheran Church in Stoughton, WI
is seeking a pianist to play weekly for our contemporary worship service through May 7, 2017. This position will also include one weekly rehearsal with the praise band. We are looking for someone to be a part of a team of musicians. Position is open immediately. Pay is based on $25/hour, but is negotiable. Please e-mail Contact: Linda Kunz, Christ Lutheran Church, 700 County Road B, Stoughton, WI 53589. Website:

Children and Family Ministry Coordinator- Our Savior’s (Sun Prairie) Seeking a passionate, self-directed individual to serve in a newly created position charged with nurturing the faith journeys of families with young children. The position will be 10-15 hours a week. Please contact Pastor Time Hansen for a job description and instructions for submitting an application at


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