Grace Lutheran Church

Ridgecrest, California, United States

Associate Pastor

  • Address: 502 N Norma Street, Ridgecrest, California 93555
  • Affiliation: LCMC
  • Contact: Rev. Kris Madsen
  • Phone: 760.375.9768
  • Email:
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  • Category: Pastoral Ministry
  • Sub-Category: Associate Pastor
  • Position Title: Associate Pastor
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Description:

    Grace Lutheran Church in Ridgecrest, CA is seeking a passionate and creative leader who is looking to serve on a team ministry as full-time associate pastor of youth, family, and educational ministries.

    Job Duties:

    • Primary responsibility is youth, family, and educational ministries.
    • Responsible for leading weekly youth group for middle school, senior high, and young adults.
    • Create and develop a children’s ministry.
    • Be the primary communications/intermediary between Grace and the community schools.
    • Work with senior pastor and other staff members to encourage and develop intergenerational relationships within the congregation and youth participation in areas of worship leadership.
    • Train volunteers to help lead youth program.
    • Coordinate trips (ex. LCMC national youth gathering) and work with the missions team and senior pastor to plan mission trips, service days, and retreats.
    • Participate in normal pastoral functions such as preaching, leading worship, worship planning, and visitations.
    • Hold and post regular office hours.
    • Provide written report monthly to the council and an annual report to the congregation.

    To Apply Send a resume, cover letter, references, and links to any personal websites, blogs, youtube channels, etc. to or mail the information to:

    Grace Lutheran Church

    Attn. Rev. Kristopher Madsen

    502 N. Norma St.

    Ridgecrest, CA. 93555