Congregational Job Postings

Below are job postings by member congregations of the Northwestern Ohio Synod of the ELCA. As such, the congregations posting jobs are composers and proprietors of the job descriptions and postings. The Northwestern Ohio Synod has not reviewed, nor approved the positions, and their appearance here does not represent synodical endorsement of the positions or posting entities. The positions will be posted on this webpage for up to 45 days.

Any and all questions and resumes about these congregational positions should be directed to the contact info provided by the congregation.

Do not contact the Synod office with questions about these positions. If you are a congregation looking to post a position, please email all necessary information here:

Part Time Organist – Faith, Toledo

Faith Lutheran Church in South Toledo is looking for an Organist to fill in for the following dates/months – September 2,16,23, October 7 and November and December.  We have one service at 9:00 on Sunday morning. Please contact Donna Spychala at if you are interested.

Posted: 8/15/18

Preschool Director – Trinity, Findlay

Trinity Lutheran Church is looking for a full time Preschool Director. For more information click here 

Posted: 8/15/18

Office Manager – Lutheran Church of the Master, Perrysburg

Lutheran Church of the Master is looking for a part-time office manager.  The typical work week will be 10-15 hours per week – 10:00 AM to 3:00PM two-three days a week (M-F) Additional hours may be scheduled at the discretion of the Pastor and/or Church Council

Posted: 8/1/18

Part-time Organist – St. Peter, Norwalk

St. Peter Lutheran Church looking for a part-time organist, to play 2 Sundays a month. Interested parties can contact Pastor Ann at

Pastor Ann Marshall
St. Peter Lutheran Church
243 Benedict Avenue
Norwalk, Ohio 448857

Posted: 6/30/18

Director of Youth Ministries – St. Peter, Norwalk

St. Peter is also looking for a part-time Director of Youth Ministries. The Director of Youth Ministry will have direct responsibility for the planning, execution and oversight of all youth-oriented activities at St. Peter Lutheran Church.

Contact Pastor Ann Marshall at for more information.

Job Description

Posted: 6/30/18

Director of Music Ministries – Grace, Fremont

The Director of Music Ministries is to lead musicians and the congregation to grow as disciples of Jesus Christ through music, worship and fellowship. The Director must be creative, energetic, flexible and open to all types of music along with having a growing Christian faith. The Director will inspire and drive growth and variety of music initiatives; and must be able to work independently and prioritize workload.

Grace Lutheran Church
705 W. State Street
Fremont, OH 43420
Contact: Pr. Jody Rice
All applications due by July 30, 2018

Job Description

Posted: 6/30/18

Director of Planned Giving – Lutheran Ministries of Mercy

Lutheran Ministries of Mercy (LMM) is currently seeking a Director of Planned Giving.

The Director of Planned Giving holds primary responsibility for gifts of estates, trusts and various other financial avenues that reflect planned and deferred giving opportunities to LMM and its affiliates (Luther Home of Mercy, Filling Homes and Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio).

This is a part-time position. Applicants please send a letter of interest to: Terri Rodriguez, President/C.E.O. of Lutheran Ministries of Mercy at

Posted: 6/23/18

NextGen Ministry Director – St. Mark’s, Bowling Green

St. Mark’s is searching for a full-time NextGen Ministry Director to oversee our five primary next generation ministries: Worship, Small Groups, Service, Education, and Fellowship.

We’re looking for someone who’s strategically minded, administratively skilled, aggressive with recruiting and team development, has a serving heart, and values relational ministry. Prerequisites include at least a bachelor’s degree and 3 years experience.
The salary is competitive salary and includes full benefits.

To apply, email resume to

Job Description

Posted: 6/23/18