Diocese of Saginaw

Saginaw Diocese

Pastoral Minister
St. Peter Parish - Chesaning

The Pastoral Minister has four main areas of responsibility that can be summarized in the following titles: Christian Service, Pastoral Ministry, Catechesis & Catechumenate and Prayer Leadership. The Pastoral Minister is paid on a salary basis. The position requires approximately 32 hours a week.

Job Responsibilities:
Recruits, trains and supports teams of lay persons.
Serves on the Christian Service Commission
Assists families at the time of death: meeting with families to plan the funeral liturgy, leading the Vigil Service, Contacting Funeral Luncheon Coordinators, Director of Music,Business Manager, Maintenance and Liturgical Ministers.
Directs the implementation of the Order of Christian Initiation for Adults.
Provides baptismal catechesis for parents and Godparents seeking Baptism.
See job description for additional responsibilities.

Practicing Catholic with experience in Pastoral Ministry and Pastoral Formation

Job description

Send letter of interest, resume and three letters of references to:
St. Peter Parish,
P.O. Box 454, Chesaning, MI 48616

Posted: 4/8/2015    Closing: 4/30/2015

Faith Formation Director
St. Agnes Parish - Freeland

St. Agnes Parish in Freeland is seeking a Faith Formation Director responsible for life-long education. The Pastoral Staff offers support in this endeavor. Experience with whole community catechesis and sacramental preparation would be helpful. We seek a faith-filled person who has professional credentials and experience in faith formation. We would like this position to include youth ministry. Full or part time applications will be considered.

Job Responsibilities:
Develop the Faith Formation curriculum for the parish in consultation and cooperation with the pastor, pastoral associate & Education Commission and Diocesan directives and guidelines.
Provide catechists and catechetical team members with training and support necessary to be successful in their ministry to the parish members.
Communicate activities and goals of all programs with the pastor, pastoral associate, Education/Formation Commission and staff.
See job description for additional responsibilities.

We seek a faith-filled person who has professional credentials and experience in faith formation and youth ministry.

Job description

Send letter of interest, resume, academic credentials, and three letters of references to:
St. Agnes Parish,
300 Johnson St. Freeland, MI 48623-9006

Posted: 2/5/2015    Closing: Until Filled

Choir Director
Christ the Good Shepherd Parish - Saginaw

Choir Director, part time at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish Saginaw. Responsible for planning and for leading the choir, instrumentalists and assembly at the two weekend masses and on Holy Days.

Job Responsibilities:
Direct choir, cantors, instrumentalist and encourage the active participation of the assembly at weekend liturgies, holy days and penance services.
Conduct weekly practice with choir/cantors/instrumentalist.
Plan music on a monthly or seasonal basis for all weekend and holy day liturgies, following diocesan direction.
Recruit, train, direct and supervise choir, cantors and instrumentalists.
Prepare schedules for choir, cantors and instrumentalist.
Be part of all special liturgy planning groups.
Filing, sorting, and disposal of all music according to copyright laws. Maintain our licensees with music companies.
Provide appropriate communication to the community regarding musical forms used in liturgies, seasonal variations, or upcoming activities.
Encourage participation in local workshops to the Music Ministry.
Have an understanding of the Document of Music in Catholic Worship.
Attend the Worship Commission meetings when needed.

Job description

Send letter of interest and resume to:
Christ the Good Shepherd Parish
2445 N. Charles Street Saginaw, MI 48602
Phone: (989) 793-0618

Posted: 1/14/2015    Closing: Until filled

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