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St. Andrew Lutheran Church

Muncy, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted:
09/04/2015
Categories:
Senior Pastor
Denomination:
Lutheran
Church Size:
101 to 150
Job Type:
Full-Time
St. Andrew Lutheran Church
Job Description:

“To Know Christ and to Make Him Know”

 

St. Andrew Evangelical Lutheran Church is seeking a person to fill an upcoming vacancy being created by the scheduled retirement of Rev. Dr. Donald Edwards, who has served our congregation since 1993. Pastor Edwards will continue to serve our congregation until an individual has accepted the call of pastoral leadership at St. Andrew.

 

Our church, by congregational vote, left the ELCA in 2010 to join the more biblical sound Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ. We are located in the historic town of Muncy, PA in Lycoming County situated in the beautiful setting of central Pennsylvania, the birthplace of Little League Baseball. Our area is blessed with many means of entertainment, relaxation, and recreational activities which satisfies most people’s desire.

 

We currently conduct two (2) worship services each Sunday. An 8:15 AM liturgical service and a 10:45 AM blended / contemporary style service. Sunday school for all ages is provided between the worship services. St. Andrew is a handicap accessible church equipped with an audio system and a computerized video system. We currently have approximately 275 confirmed / voting members, and an average weekly attendance of 125 from both services. Our financial status is stable, and we are offering a competitive compensation package for the qualified person who is called to lead our church.

 

We support the LCMC by sending 10 percent of our Benevolence giving in addition to a monthly outreach ministry which is selected by our Congregational Council. These proceeds support such ministries as Salvation Army, Disaster Relief Funds, Pregnancy Care, Pastor Funds, American Rescue, Veteran Associations, and many more.

 

The successful candidate will have the leadership skills our congregation has determined to be important for our church as follows:

  1. Effective Preaching and Worship Leadership
  2. Interpreter of Theology
  3. Able to Minister in Crisis
  4. Youth Leadership
  5. Evangelism
  6. Teaching Children and Adults
  7. Counselor
  8. Inter-personal Skills
  9. Music and Arts

 

Individuals who are interested are encouraged to visit our website at www.standrewlutheranmuncy.org for more history and details about our church as well as, our mission and vision statements. We prefer individuals who are interested to email their resume to dlbarto@comcast.net. However, if you desire, you may mail your information to the following address:

 

St. Andrew Lutheran Church

201 South Main Street

Muncy, PA 17756

 

Attn: Dean Barto

Call Committee

 

A complete church profile and further information will be available to applicants whose individual profile is of interest to our call committee.

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St. Andrew Lutheran Church

St. Andrew Lutheran Church is a member of LCMC since 2010 and is located in the rural town of Muncy, PA in the central part of the state. More...