- Published on Wednesday, April 11, 2012
- Written by Ruth Zellar
Need for Word and Sacrament Ministry Volunteer in Alaska
What: Alaska Mission for Christ is looking for a volunteer Pastor or Lay Minister to serve two small congregations (Cooper Landing and Sterling) on the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska.
Length of service: 3 months or longer. We would love to have someone who would be willing to stay for several years.
- 1.A committed Christian with a heart to serve God's people and to witness to the love of Jesus in a remote but beautiful area of Alaska.
- 2.An LCMS pastor, Licensed Deacon, or someone willing to be trained to become a Licensed Deacon or pastor.
- 3.Possessing the following gifts:
- a.A man of Faith, Prayer & Dedication to God’s Word
- b.Excellent relationship building skills
- c.Effective Communicator
- d.A Servant Leader who is a self starter
- e.A man who is above reproach (1 Timothy 3:1-14)
- 5.Ability to either support oneself or raise one's own support for theThe two congregations will contribute toward some expenses and may be able to supply or help with housing.
- 6.An understanding of the unique context of mission in Alaska where most people do not come from a Lutheran
- 7.Good physical and mental
- Willing to live in the ministry area.
To find out more information or to recommend a candidate, please contact:
Todd Roeske (907) 259- 5115
HC 60 Box 115E, Copper Center, AK 99573