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Associate Director of Development

Support the mission of Western Theological Seminary to “prepare Christians called by God to lead the church in mission” by serving as the associate director of development.  This position is responsible for the effective development and execution of fundraising from a targeted group of donors.  Job description here.

Applications will be accepted through Friday January 16.

To apply:

To apply for any position listed here, fill out our application and send a cover letter and resume to:

Rayetta Perez, Human Resources
Western Theological Seminary
101 E. 13th St
Holland, MI 49423
 
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Open Ministry Positions (submitted by churches & organizations)

Open Ministry Positions

Updated January 28, 2015

To submit a listing of an opening from your church or organization, please contact Beth Smith at 616-392-8555, x131 or beths@westernsem.edu

Check out the latest positions listed on the Reformed Church in America website

Lead Pastor--Community Church of Douglas, MI is seeking a Lead Pastor.  The candidate must demonstrate a history of giftedness in preaching, congregational vision development and problem solving.  An Apostles' Creed, biblically based non-denominational church with 20 full and part-time staff.  A congregation of approximately 1,000 includes a range from Christ seekers to mature Christians.  For information contact nancy.nauta@ccofdouglas.org    http://www.ccofdouglas.org/ (posted 1/28/15)

Children's Ministry Director--Open Hearts Community Church in Wyoming, MI is seeking a 5-8 hr. per week director.  Contact markmilkamp@gmail.com for more information. (posted 1/28/15)

Worship Coordinator--Westwood Christian Reformed Church in Kalamazoo, MI is seeking a half time Worship Coordinator to help plan and lead both traditional and contemporary worship.  Applicants must have worship leading experience.  Contact ranjodejong@att.net for more information. http://www.westwoodcrc.org/  (posted 1/28/15)

Missionary Opportunity--Long term missionary help needed at the City of Hope Orphanage in Honduras, Central America. Please contact mkstone2r1@gmail.com if you are interested, or the orphanage director, aliciahonduras@msn.com  (posted 1/28/15)

Associate Pastor of Youth and Children--The Bridge Church in Portage, MI is seeking a Full Time Associate Pastor to provide leadership for the youth and children's ministry areas. For more information contact jeff@thebridgeportage.org or visit their website at http://www.thebridgeportage.org/ (posted 1/20/15)

Adult Ministries Director--Georgetown United Methodist Church in Georgetown, MI is seeking a Director of Adult Ministries to establish and maintain programs for life-stage appropriate spiritual development, education, and fellowship opportunities.  This is a part time position.  A complete job description can be found at http://gumonline.org/employment/ (posted 1/20/15)

Director of Outreach and Worship--Grandville United Methodist Church in Grandville, MI is seeking a part time Director to lead a team of lay disciples in networking with young adults and developing and launching a worship service designed to connect with them.  Contact tpfitz5169@sbcglobal.net for more information.   http://www.grandvilleumc.com/  (posted 1/20/15)

Director of Worship and Arts--Encounter Church in Kentwood, MI is seeking a full time Director of Worship and Youth.  Interested applicants are invited to send a resume, cover letter, as well as a short video demonstrating musical and worship abilities to Curious@EncounterChurch.org   More information can be found at http://encounterchurch.org/#/connect/open-position  (posted 1/8/15)

Worship and Arts Director--First Christian Reformed Church in Crown Point, IN is seeking a director to provide leadership for all aspects of music and arts ministry of the church.  The is a 30-40 hours a week position.  Contact jsheeres@gmail.com for more information or www.cpcrc.org  (posted 1/8/15)

Executive Director--LAMB is a Christian project dedicated to providing healthcare in the Dinajpur area of Bangladesh.  The project includes a 150 bed hospital, 28 clinics, as well as research, training, and community development initiatives.  LAMB is looking for a director to provide strategic leadership.  For additional information see: www.lambproject.org or email the search committee at lambedsearch@gmail.com  www.lambproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/LAMB_ED_Job_Advert.pdf  (posted 1/6/15)

Director of Outreach & Worship--Grandville United Methodist Church in Grandville, MI is seeking a part time Director (20-25 hrs.wk).  The Director will lead a team of lay disciples in networking with young adults and developing and launching a worship service desgined to connect with them.  Please contact tpfitz5169@sbcglobal.net for more information.  (posted 12/17/14)

Pastor--Clarkstown Reformed Church in Nyack, NY is seeking a PT Pastor who is gifted in leading worship programs of spiritual depth and a Biblical foundation, connecting with diverse groups, providing pastoral care, and helping people to develop and use their spiritual gifts.  Visit their website at Clarkstownreformedchurch.org or their Facebook page at Facebook.com/Clarkstown.  Email Anastasia@clarkstownreformedchurch.org for more information. (Posted 12/3/14)

Worship and Arts Director--First Christian Reformed Church in Crown Point, IN is seeking a person to provide leadership for all aspects of the music and arts ministry of the church and to develop a creative, visual, seamless, blended worship style.  For more information contact jsheeres@gmail.com or visit their website:  www.cpcrc.org (posted 11/18/14)

Lead Pastor--Grace Fellowship Church in Lakewood, CO seeks to fill this full time position.  Full job description can be found at www.gfol.org/lead-pastor/lead-pastor-job-description.html  (posted 10/29/14)

New Ground Church in Caledonia, MI is seeking to fill two part-time positions:  Administrative Assistance and Worship Leader.  New Ground is a young and growing church plant launched in March of 2013.  If you would like more information please contact jobs@newgroundchurch.org  or visit their website www.newgroundchurch.org/  (posted 10/29/14)

Program Director for Online Programs--South University in Pittsburgh, PA is seeking to fill with full-time faculty position.  This person will hold an administrative appointment related to managing a specific online academic program or set of academic programs.  Pastoral ministry experience required along with doctoral degree in Bible, theology, and/or ministry (Ph.D.Th.D. or D. Min) from an accepted accredited institution required.  Please contact mamcclellan@edmc.edu with any questions. www.southuniversity.edu (posted 10/23/14)

Pastor of Discipleship and Mission--First Reformed Church in Bryon Center, MI is seeking a person to fill this 25 hour/week position.  Contact petervanelderen@frcbc.com for more information. http://www.frcbc.com/#/home  (posted 10/1/14)

Lead Pastor--First Reformed Church in Sanborn, IA is in search of a pastor.  The congregation is prayerfully seeking an individual who loves serving God through passionate preaching, community outreach, and caring for them by engaging people of all ages.  Contact grootersfeedlot@gmail.com for more information.  Church profile is available though the RCA. www.sanbornfrc.com (posted 9/25/14)

Senior Pastor--McGraft Memorial Congregational Church in Muskegon is seeking a full time senior pastor.  Visit their website for more information http://www.mcgraftchurch.org/site/  (posted 9/25/14)

Senior Pastor--Sonlight Community Church (CRC) located in Lynden, WA is seeking a Senior Pastor who is gifted in preaching but also attentive to the administrative and pastoral needs of the congregation.  For more information about the church and position go to www.sonlightchurch.com or email sonlightsrpastor@gmail.com  (posted 9/23/14)

Pastor--Hillside Community Church in Porterville, CA is seeking a full time pastor.  Please visit their website for full job description. http://www.hccporterville.org/pastoral-search  (posted 9/22/14)

Director of Campus Ministry--Geneva Campus Ministry located on the campus of The University of Iowa in Iowa City is seeking a new Director.  A full job description can be found at genevaui.wix.com/newgcm#!  or contact cary-covington@uiowa.edu for more information.  (posted 9/12/14)

Pastor--Jerusalem Reformed Church in Feura Bush, NY is seeking a PT pastor.  Please contact bkane1023@aol.com for more information.   www.jerusalemreformedchurch.com/   (posted 9/3/14)

Pastor--Pascack Reformed Church in suburban Park Ridge, NJ is seeking a full time pastor who will continue to advance the mission of "putting God's love in human hearts."  This person must be able to be an effective leader who will posses strong pastoral and communication skills.  Please contact rcberenbroick@gmail.com for more information or visit the church website at www.pascackreformedchurch.org  (posted 8/5/14) 

Senior Pastor--Silver Creek Reformed Church in German Valley, IL is in search of a pastor who is inspired by and passionate about preaching the Word of God and making it relevant to our daily lives.  A full job description can be found at www.silvercreekrca.org or contact scrcpastor@aeroinc.net  (posted 7/24/14)

Director of Discipleship and Outreach--Dearborn Christian Fellowship (a Christian Reformed Church) in Dearborn, MI is looking for a full-time person to join their staff and assist in catalyzing the congregation in the areas of spiritual growth and evangelism. www.dearborncf.com   For more information contact office@dearborncf.com  (posted 6/24/14)

Senior Director of Worship and Arts--Calvary Reformed Church in Orland Park, IL.  This gifted artist will provide leadership for the worship and arts ministries of the congregation.  If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity contact info@chapter-net.com.  http://calvaryop.publishpath.com/  (posted 6/13/14)

Church Mission Catalyst--CrossRoads Christian Reformed Church in San Marcos, CA  The congregations mission is to become "bold Jesus proclaimers and active world changers." And in order to move intentionally in that direction, they are praying for a "Church Mission Catalyst" to help lead us in this.  http://crossroadscrc.com/    (posted 5/30/14)

Director of Youth Discipleship or Youth Pastor--Massapequa Reformed Church in Massapequa, NY is seeking a person to fill this position that is passionate about youth and will motivate the youth in their journey of faith and discipleship.   To apply, email a cover letter and resume, or a video resume, or for full job description contact pastorjoshua@massreformedchurch.org   http://massreformedchurch.org/   (posted 5/30/14)

Director of Discipleship and Mission--Westview Church in Waukee, IA is seeking to fill this full time position. Their desire is that all who call Westview home would be equipped and empowered to be transformed in Christ (discipleship) and participate in the transforming power of Christ (mission). Full job description can be found at www.westview.org.  This position is up to ordained or non-ordained candidates. Contact pastorjvl@gmail.com for more information. (posted 5/21/14)

Pastor--Plainview Reformed Church in Plainview, NY is seeking a full time pastor.  www.plainviewreformedchurch.org Contact kennyh32@verizon.net for more information.  (posted 5/6/14)

Pastor--Kasilof Community Church in Kasilof, Alaska is seeking a pastor.  http://kasilofchurch.weebly.com/  Write for more information to shields@alaska.net  (posted 4/29/14)

Pastor--Cranesville Reformed Church near Amsterdam, NY is searching for a part time pastor.  They are searching for someone to fill their basic pastoral need.  The working hours and salary are negotiable.  If you are interested in finding our more information about this church please contact mfryc@nycap.rr.com  (posted 4/14/14)

Navy Chaplain--Interested in hearing more information on becoming a part of the United States Navy Chaplain Corps please contact Lt. Zamar Gooden at zamar.gooden@navy.mil  Navy chaplains are both men and women, who feel the call within a call to wear the cloth of our nation and serve the men and women of the sea services.  (posted 3/25/14)

Pastor--Kiskatom Reformed Church in Catskill, NY is seeking a part-time pastor.  There are several churches in this Classis who are also searching for pastors, so it may be feasible for a candidate to take on two churches to achieve a full time call. For more information contact bonniecaro@gmail.com  (posted 3/24/14)

An updated placement listing can be found in the Student Support Services office or on the Reformed Church in America  website, job opportunities page.

 

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