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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Laurel, Maryland is seeking a part-time (20-24 hours/week, $12-$16/hour) Administrative Assistant. This person is the primary administrative support to the Pastor and Ministry Chairs. General church office duties include maintaining church files, roster, and database; assembling annual congregational report and annual report on membership; maintaining the church calendar; answering the door and telephone during hours in the office; maintaining the announcement on the church answering system; preparing weekly bulletins and announcements; preparing the weekly worship PowerPoint slides. The position requires proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint); entering and managing information in a database software; and good interpersonal and communication skills. One year or more of Office Administration experience required. For more information or to apply, please contact Pastor Connie Miller.
St. James Lutheran Church in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, is seeking a full-time Youth Minister to partner with the congregation to nurture its children and youth of the church, help them to create a deeper relationship with Christ, an understanding of living out their Baptism, invigorating their relationship with the Christian community and continuing their commitment to serving others. The ideal candidate is a driven but highly relational leader with the pastoral gifts of shepherding, teaching, and counsel. They will be good at recruiting, caring for, and developing a diverse set of volunteers capable of handling the complex combination of tactical detail and people skills that youth ministry requires. You can read the full job description online. Candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Pastor Mike Allwein.
Organist/Director of Traditional Music and Music Ministry Development
Grace Lutheran Church in Westminster, Maryland is seeking an Organist and Director of Traditional Music and Music Ministry Development (download the full job descriptions by clicking on the job title). This part-time position is for 20-30 hours per week. Candidates may apply for one part of the position only. If a team of people are found to work together, the number of hours would be adjusted appropriately. Instructions for applying can be found here. Applications will be acted upon this summer and the position will be filled as soon as possible.
Assistant Music Director/Choir Director
First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ellicott City, Maryland is seeking candidates to serve as Assistant Director of Music/Choir Director. Resumes should be submitted to Jenne Burnham by July 12, 2019. The full position description can be found here.
Ascension Lutheran Church in Towson, Maryland is looking for a part-time bookkeeper (7-10 hours per week). If interested, please send a resume to the church office (7601 York Road, Towson, MD 21204).
Director of Music
The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Bel Air, Maryland is seeking a Director of Music (30 hours/week) for their 1,100 member congregation with a vibrant music program. The position would begin in Spring 2019. There are two Sunday services, including one contemporary service per month and a Wednesday evening service. Director of Music is responsible for the Chancel Choir (25 members, high school and thereafter) and Resounding Joy Handbell Choir, each with weekly rehearsals. There are also two praise bands with a separate director. There are also seasonal Youth and Children’s choirs. Instruments at the church include a 12-rank Wicks pipe organ, Kohler and Campbell grand piano, three octaves of handbells, and five octaves of hand chimes. The salary follows AGO Guidelines, and benefits include three weeks of vacation and teaching privileges. To inquire, please contact Randy Talbott by email or at 410-627-3956.
Director of Student Ministries
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Aberdeen, Maryland is seeking someone who is passionate about working with teams to help children, youth and families grow as disciples of Jesus Christ to serve in a part-time staff position coordinating and leading student ministries. Deep faith, comfort with Lutheran theology and love for children and youth are necessary. Competitively compensated with some benefits. If interested, please contact Pastor Stuart Luce by email or at 410-272-3111. You can find a full job description here.
Salem Lutheran Church in Jarrettsville, Maryland is seeking a musician to serve as organist, pianist, and choir director for 15-18 hours per week. If you are interested, please send your resume to Pastor Betty Lou Deuchler.
St. John’s Lutheran Church in Baltimore (Pimlico), Maryland is seeking an Administrative Assistant to work 20-25 hours per week. Pay is $10-12 per hour. The job requires good computer (Word and Excel), phone, and people skills. The chosen candidate will work directly with the church pastor. Serious inquiries only should email Pastor Pat Payne.
Faith Lutheran Church in Cockeysville, Maryland is seeking a Church Administrator. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), social media, and email applications. 25 hours per week, four days per week. Competitive hourly pay with leave benefits. Please send your resume by email.
Church Music and Choral Director
Hope Lutheran Church in College Park, Maryland is looking for an organized, welcoming and joyous part-time (10-12 hours per week) pianist/organist to plan and lead musical selections and choir for a Sunday service and special services as needed. Tasks include recruiting, teaching, and directing the choir, staff meetings, maintain music library and manage/care for organ and piano, input selections to weekly bulletin and annual report. Direct inquiries can be made to the church administrator. You can download a full job description here.
Unbinding the Gospel
Grace Lutheran Church in Hockessin, Delaware has 14 brand new copies of “Unbinding the Gospel: Real Life Evangelism” by Martha Grace Reese. Interested in using this study in your congregation? Please contact the church office by email or at 302-239-6481.
Washington College has 39 matching choir robes, white with maroon stoles, embroidered with gold “WC” logo. Used ~6 times for a college gospel choir. Various sizes. Hangers and some hanging dust covers included. $350 for the whole set, or best offer. For more information or to arrange for purchase, please contact Greg Farley.
Faith Lutheran Church in Salisbury, Maryland has 20 maroon choir robes to donate. The robes are marked as Male (6) and Female (14). Lengths vary from 50″ to 64″. For more information, please contact Nancy Robbins.
Folding chair rack
Hope Lutheran Church in New Castle, Delaware has a free rack that holds 40 folding chairs available to anyone who needs it. Please contact Pastor Daniel Swanson or his administrative assistant, Danielle Lanteri, at 302-328-7909 if interested.
Free spinet piano available. Needs to be tuned. For more information, please contact Sharlene Krause.
St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Baltimore, Maryland has U.S. & Christian Flags (one each) with pole and stand for each. For more information or to schedule pick-up, please email the church office.
Parsonage for rent
Two-story home with club basement available soon. Perfect for offices or a childcare facility. Conveniently located on Loch Raven Boulevard with public transportation. For more information, contact 410-889-8458, Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Deep Sea Discovery Vacation Bible School Supplies
The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Bel Air, Maryland has a box full of supplies for the Deep Sea Discovery VBS, free to any congregation who is using that theme this summer. For more information, please contact Gina Miller.
Free Gulbransen organ (circa 1970s) available to anyone interested. It is in pristine condition, as well as good working condition. The bench is included. You can view photos here. It is free, but you will need to move from the Bel Air (Harford County) area. If interested, please call Shirley Smith at 410-776-3743.
Holy Communion Lutheran Church in Fallston, Maryland has a pair of portable loudspeakers, used only in the sanctuary, for sale. They are Yamaha Model S112V with 12-inch woofers, and the cost is $450. Please contact Bruce Amrein for additional information.