Ministry Assistant - Lawrenceburg UMC (Lawrenceburg, KY)


Lawrenceburg United Methodist Church, a well-established passionate congregation, in the community of Lawrenceburg, KY, seeks a full-time Ministry Assistant. This worshipping congregation of 100-125 is committed to leading unified missions and ministries in Christ for the transformation of the world.  By focusing on Passionate Worship, Radical Hospitality, Intentional Faith Development, Extravagant Generosity, and Risk-Taking Mission and Service, Lawrenceburg United Methodist Church lives out its mission statement of “Know and Love Jesus; Love and Serve Others”.  Using the beautiful gym facility, a recreational ministry called God 1st, was developed by the church to serve community families by making sports financially feasible.  This program has brought new families into the church and continues to grow as it meets a need in Lawrenceburg. 
The Ministry Assistant will oversee the youth program and will help in leading worship.    The primary responsibilities of the Ministry Assistant will be to provide leadership in youth programming and missions, develop relationships with the youth, families, and congregants, and provide support in the weekly worship and day-to-day ministries of the church.  The worship component of this position will require musical ability and being able to lead worship services and play an active role with the worship team.  The candidate who accepts this call will be blessed to be part of a church that is excited and poised for coming growth.  The leadership and adults at Lawrenceburg United Methodist have a servant’s heart and desire to build a youth program to meet the needs of the church and community. 
The successful candidate should have the following qualifications: 
•    Education in youth and music ministry 
•    Experience that demonstrates success in leading youth and worship ministries (musical ability is needed) 
•    Servant leadership skills and the ability to lead teams with a team work attitude 
•    Spiritual role model 
•    Strong organization skills 
•    Strong computer skills with proficiency in presentation software 
•    Alignment with the beliefs and practices of the United Methodist Church 

For more detailed information or to submit a resume with a cover letter, contact Pastor Karen Stigall at

Address: 565 Carlton Drive Lawrenceburg KY 40342

Phone: (502) 839-3971