Cross-Cultural, Urban, Reformed, Ecumenical

Associate Pastor for Faith Formation - Minneapolis, MN


Listed 04-11-2019
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1200 Marquette Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55403 | 612-332-3421 |
Minneapolis, MN
Start Date
Full Time

Be sure to check out their MIF #: 03847.AI0 at the for additional information and self-referral instructions.

Purpose: to lead a collaborative, connectional, comprehensive team approach to Westminster’s ministries of faith formation.


to serve as pastor to ministry areas of Families, Youth, and Children and Adult Education bringing a passion for teaching, learning and spiritual development

Families, Youth, and Children Ministries:

  • Provide pastoral support for and participate in leading mission trips, retreats, Day Camp, and other major programs with children and youth
  • Supervise the Director of Youth Ministries, Coordinator of Early Childhood and Family Ministries, and Coordinator, Nursery
  • Be the pastoral lead in teaching confirmation with the Director of Youth Ministries
  • Support the work of FYC Council and related committees, collaborate on program development and growth
  • Nurture and support lay leaders in FYC area
  • Work with Directors of Youth and Educational Ministries to offer an hospitable welcome to families, youth, and children new to Westminster

Adult Education Ministries:

  • Provide pastoral support to ministries of Adult Education
  • Collaborate and show initiative in program development and growth
  • Help develop and grow Small Group Ministries
  • Seek and promote opportunities to engage the public in Westminster programs, educational series and speaker series
  • Supervise the Director of Educational Ministries
  • Support the work of the Adult Education Council, lay leaders and related committees
  • Work with Director of Educational Ministries to offer an hospitable welcome to adults new to Westminster

Other Pastoral Ministries:

  • Support Church-wide events as opportunities to nurture and deepen the faith of WPC members
  • Participate in the Congregational Care Team, providing pastoral care to Westminster members
  • Lead regularly in worship, preach occasionally
  • Undertake other duties as assigned

Reports to Executive Associate Pastor
Member of Presbytery of the Twin Cities Area
Supervises Directors of Educational Ministries and Youth Ministries, Childhood and Family Ministries, and Coordinator, Nursery

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