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Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Discipleship Director

Bethlehem Lutheran Church
St. Cloud, Minnesota, United States

Date Posted: 06/25/2013
Categories: Combo Positions
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Bethlehem Lutheran Church (ELCA) is currently seeking applicants for the position of Discipleship Director to lead and supervise the First Third of Life (birth thru thirties) Ministry. This is a full time, exempt, and benefits eligible position. The Discipleship Director will be responsible for implementation of the vision of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and its Discipleship ministry of developing a community of spiritually maturing individuals through faith practices, sharing faith in the home, creating and being a part of circles of faith, and developing lay leaders.


The qualified candidate will demonstrate a mature Christian faith, a strong commitment to a theology of grace and forgiveness as understood by the Lutheran Church, and a commitment to the values of the ELCA. This position requires a Bachelor of Arts degree in Youth & Family Ministry or a related field, with a Master’s Degree preferred. This position also requires a minimum of 5 years demonstrated experience in management and supervision, lay leader development, project management. Strong strategic, organizational and communication skills, along with being self motivated and proactive will help to ensure success.


A full position description can be found at:


If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and resume and faith statement to:


Bethlehem Lutheran Church Search Committee

Attn: Dennis Webster

4310 County Road 137

St. Cloud, MN 56301



email to:



fax to (320) 251-2556

Attn: Dennis Webster