Job Postings and classifieds


Synod office job postings

Director of Generosity & Mission Innovation

The Director of Generosity and Mission Innovation will have lead responsibility for developing and executing a ministry of giving for the Eastern North Dakota Synod, working collaboratively with the Bishop and synod leadership. The focus of the position is recruitment of annual and major gifts, through donor cultivation and stewardship. A small portion of the position’s time will be dedicated to increasing the capacity for ministry leaders to fundraise in their own contexts.


Position Details:

  • Exempt; 40+ hours per week with some night and weekend commitments
  • Full benefits available upon start date including health insurance, Health Savings Account with employer contribution, 403b pension with employer contribution, and paid time off.
  • Remote position with some in office meetings each month

Download the full job description.


Apply by sending a cover letter and resume to Deacon Laura Carson at deaconlaura@eandsynod.org. Applications will be received until the position is filled.

regional job postings

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Interim Executive Director, Park River Bible Camp & Red Willow Ministries

With a vision toward a bright future, and with the guidance of the Holy Spirit, Red Willow Ministries and Park River Bible Camp are pleased to announce an opportunity to serve these organizations in shared capacity as Interim Executive Director. This leader will serve both organizations in an equally shared, separately contracted capacity for 18 months or more as the Boards of Directors and appointed Partnership Discernment Team explore near and long-term partnership opportunities between these important ministries in our area.


Confident in God’s call toward these next steps, we seek a dynamic leader to guide these organizations in the months ahead as we both continue to offer summer camp and year-round retreat opportunities for all ages, while also engaging in an intentional discernment process about a future that wisely, responsibly, and creatively serves the communities and families of our area. Read more and download the full job description here


Christian Education Coordinator, Richland Lutheran Church, Rural Walcott, ND

Richland Lutheran Church is a growing rural congregation, 20 miles south of Fargo, off I-29.  We focus on balancing tradition and relevance with a heart for community through worship as a family of believers.  We’re seeking in this new ministry position; a person willing to creatively plan, prepare, and execute the Christian education program for our youth ages 4 thru 18 years old.  The position is part-time - about 15-20 hours a week.  Click here for the job posting on the church website.


Parish Maintenance Lead, Messiah Lutheran Church, Fargo, ND

Messiah Lutheran Church (Fargo) is receiving applications for a full-time Parish Maintenance Lead. Must be comfortable working in a faith-filled, team environment. Need to be organized with strong interpersonal skills. Trustworthy, business-like attitude required. Responsible for cleaning and maintaining building & grounds as well as performing routine maintenance. Manage inventory for cleaning & building supplies. Familiarity with computer programs for building systems a plus. Single coverage health insurance included. Reports to Parish Administrator. Letters of application & resumes can be sent to: ParishAdmin@MessiahFargo.com or mailed to: Messiah Lutheran Church, Parish Administrator, 2010 Elm St. N, Fargo, ND 58102.


Director of Faith Formation, Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, SD

“Creative Collaborator Wanted to Lead Ministry to Children, Youth, and Families”

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church is a large congregation in Sioux Falls that seeks to create an atmosphere of service toward our community as we connect faith to our everyday life.  We’re seeking a new Director of Faith Formation to join our team and bring creativity, energy, fun, and community to children and their families from birth to fifth grade.  At OSL we embrace Lutheran principles of grace, forgiveness, and holistic faith formation.  We also seek to create an atmosphere of service toward our community as we connect faith to our everyday life.”  Click here for the job posting on the church website. 

Classifieds

Need new Communion Ware?

St. John Lutheran Church, Fargo has a extra set of ceramic communion ware that it would like give away so that it can bless another congregation.  See the picture: 4 chalices, 4 plates (patens), 1 bowl w/ lid (ciborium), 4 small vessels w/ lids.  If you are interested in having this ceramic communion ware, please contact St. John Lutheran Church at 701-232-8521 or office@stjohnfargo.com.


Free Confirmation Robes! 
Can anyone use 22 white confirmation robes, assorted sizes? No charge! Contact Horace Lutheran Church at CFYM@horacelutheran.org.

Free Clerical Shirts! 
Free clerical shirts are available in the synod office. Neck sizes: 16, 16.5, and 17. Email office@eandsynod.org if interested.