Living Word Lutheran Church

Alexandria, Minnesota, United States


  • Address: 1722 16th Avenue E, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308
  • Affiliation: LCMC
  • Contact: Gaylen Lerohl
  • Phone: 320.491.0241
  • Email:
  • Website: Click Here
  • Position Title: Pastor
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Description:

    Through the power of the Holy Spirit, we are growing, sharing, and living in God’s Word, Jesus Christ.

    Living Word Lutheran Church of Alexandria, Minnesota seeks a full-time pastor well-grounded in the Lutheran Confessions to lead the congregation in implementation of its vision and mission.  The candidate will have or will attain LCMC certification and Augustana District endorsement. 

    Living Word Lutheran Church was established in 2009, moving into a newly constructed sanctuary in 2013.  The congregation of 74 households is made up of people from Alexandria and surrounding communities, mostly former ELCA members.

    Alexandria, a city of some 14,000 (38,000 in Douglas County), is located in west central Minnesota in the heart of the “lakes country”.  Agriculture, light industry, healthcare, education, tourism and retail anchor the vibrant economy of the community.

    Please refer to the tab “Call Packet Links” on our website  for detailed descriptions of our vision, profile, expectations, foundational documents and community profile.

    We will be accepting letters of interest/applications until April 30, 2021.  Submit your cover letter with resume’ to the LWLC Call Committee at  All inquiries will be considered and held in confidence.