Pastor Openings

Below is a current listing of congregational pastorate openings arranged by conference. Scroll down or jump to a specific conference by clicking on its name:

Allegheny Mennonite Conference

Conference Minister: Dave Mishler, DaveM@alleghenymennoniteconference.org

FTE Position
0.5 FTE Conference Minister of Children & Youth

Departing pastor
Joy Cotchen

Open Date
September 2022

FTE Position
0.5 FTE Lead pastor (could be combined with Allegheny Conference staff openings or Laurelville Mennonite Retreat Center openings to achieve 1.0 FTE)

Departing pastor
David Mishler

Open Date
July 2022

FTE Position
Up to 0.75 FTE Interim Pastor

Open Date
May 2022

FTE Position
1.0 FTE Pastor

Departing Pastor
Lorie Hershey

Open Date
January 2023

Atlantic Coast Conference

Executive Conference Minister: Merv Stoltzfus, mervs@atlanticcoastconference.net 717-394-8107 or 717-319-6554

FTE Position
0.5 FTE Pastor

Departing Pastor
Jim Ralph

Interim Pastor
Verle Brubaker

Open Date
May 2023

FTE Position
1.0 FTE Pastor (begins Spring 2022)

Departing Pastor
Marilyn Henderson

1. FTE Position
0.5 FTE Interim pastor

Open date
Beginning September 2022 for 3-6 months

Departing pastor
Bruce Bradshaw

2. FTE Position
0.5 FTE Pastor

Open Date
January 1, 2023

FTE Position
1.0 FTE Lead Pastor

Interim
Mick Sommers

Previous Pastor
David Greiser

Contact
pastor.search@bmoremenno.org

FTE Position
0.5 FTE Associate Youth Pastor

Previous Pastor
Sarah Tupper

Contact
pastor.search@bmoremenno.org

FTE Position (Open Date)
.5 FTE Pastor (start date Aug. 1, 2022)

FTE Position (Open Date)
1.0 FTE (flexible) Pastor (beginning Fall 2021)

Departing Pastor
Steve Musselman

Interim Pastor
Steve Crane

Central District Conference

Conference Minister: Doug Luginbill, confmin@mcusacdc.org, 574-534-1485

FTE Position
Up to .5 FTE Associate Conference Minister for Emerging Communities of
Faith (new position)

FTE Position
1.0 FTE solo Lead Pastor

Departing Pastor
Isaac Villegas

Open Date
June 1, 2022

FTE Position
.5 FTE Pastor (Open Jan. 1, 2022)

Departing Pastor
Amy Aschliman

FTE Position
1.0 FTE Solo pastor

Departing Pastor
Eve MacMaster

Open Date
September 1, 2022

FTE Position
0.4-0.6 Interim Pastor

Departing Pastor
Jake Hess

Open Date
July 1, 2022

FTE Position
2.5 FTE Pastoral team of 3-4, combination of full/part-time (open immediately)

Departing Pastors
Tim Schrag and Jane Roeschley

Interim Pastor
Gary Martin

FTE Position
1.0 FTE Pastor (open immediately)

Departing Pastor
Hillary Watson

FTE Position
.25 FTE Associate Pastor (new position)

Opening date
Negotiable

Central Plains Mennonite Conference

Conference Minister for Ministerial Leadership: Susan Janzen, susanjanzen@centralplainsmc.org, 319-610-1007

FTE Position
1.0 FTE Lead Pastor

Departing Pastor
Galen Kauffman

Interim Pastor
Gene Miller

Position
Solo Pastor

Departing Pastor
Ry Siggelkow

FTE Position
1.0 Co-Pastor

Departing Pastor
Scott Swartzendruber

    *Search on temporary hold

    FTE Position
    1.0 Pastor

    Departing Pastor
    Nick Stoddard

    Interim Pastor
    Jack Scandrett

    *Search on temporary hold

    Position
    Solo Pastor

    Departing Pastor
    Willis Busenitz

      FTE Position
      1.0 FTE pastor

      Departing Pastor
      Suzanne Ford

      Interim Pastor
      Pam Gerig Unruh

      Mosaic Mennonite Conference

      Executive Minister: Stephen Kriss, skriss@mosaicmennonites.org

      FTE Position
      1.0 FTE Lead Pastor

      Departing Pastor
      Ken Burkholder

      Open Date
      January 2023

      FTE Position
      Part-time Pastor

      Departing Pastor
      none

      Contact
      Marta Castillo mcastillo@mosaicmennonites.org.

      FTE Position
      .5 to .75 FTE Associate Pastor: Young adults and community connections

      Departing Pastor
      Paula Hochstetler Stoltzfus

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Associate Pastor for Youth and Congregational Care
        Departing Pastor
        None, new position

        Gulf States Mennonite Conference

        Conference Moderator: Jeff Landis jefland50@gmail.com; Ph.601-480-6951

        Illinois Mennonite Conference

        Conference Moderator: Darrel Miller, dlmiller@frontiernet.net

        FTE Position
        .5 FTE Solo Pastor

        Open date
        Immediately

        Previous Pastor
        Kim Litwiller

        Contact
        Darrel Miller moderator dlmiller@frontiernet.net
        FTE position
        1.0 FTE Pastor, shared with North Suburban Mennonite Church
        (also Chicago area) (parsonage available)
        Open
        Immediately
        Previous Pastor
        Amy Aschliman

        Contact
        Darrel Miller moderator dlmiller@frontiernet.net
        FTE position
        1.0 FTE Pastor, shared with Christ Community Mennonite Church
        (also Chicago area)
        Open
        Immediately
        Previous Pastor
        Ric Hudgens
        On-going Co-Pastor
        Anne Munley

        Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference

        Conference Minister: Sharon Yoder, 574-534-5006; sharon@im.mennonite.net

        FTE Position
        .25 FTE Pastor

        Departing Pastor
        Keith Reynolds

        Interim Pastor
        Marshall Anderson

        FTE Position
        0.5 FTE Pastoral team member

        Departing Pastor
        Andrea Grotenhuis

        Mountain States Mennonite Conference

        Conference Minister: Amy Zimbelman, amyz@mountainstatesmc.org

        Contact
        Amy Zimbelman (amyz@mountainstatesmc.org)

        FTE Position
        0.5 FTE, solo lead pastor

        Departing Pastor
        Dave Darling

        Open Date
        Immediate

        New York Mennonite Conference

        Conference Moderator: Connie Zehr,  office@nymennonite.org , 315-804-2208.

        FTE Position
        0.25 FTE Pastor

        Interim Pastor
        Victoria Bonners

        Open Date
        Summer 2022

        Ohio Conference of Mennonite Church USA

        Conference Minister: Dick Barrett, 937-935-2549, ohioconferenceminister@gmail.com; Regional Pastor: Sherah-Leigh Gerber, 540-705-1295 ocrpeast@gmail.com ; Regional Pastor: Tony Doehrmann 419-551-1107 ocrpwest@gmail.com.

        FTE Position
        .5-1.0 FTE Youth Pastor (open immediately)

        Pacific Northwest Mennonite Conference

        Conference Administrator, office@pnmc.org, 503-522-5324

        FTE and Position
        1.0 FTE Associate Pastor of Community Life and Outreach (open immediately)

        Departing Pastor
        Britt Carlson

        Interim Pastor
        Diane Hooge

        For more information: portlandmennonite.org

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Executive Conference Minister

        Departing pastor
        Katherine Jameson Pitts

        Opening date
        summer 2022- Application Deadline May 31

        Contact
        Kevin Chupp  kevindachupp@gmail.com

        FTE Position
        Part-time Interim solo Pastor

        Departing Pastor
        Jeryl Hollinger

        Open Date
        Fall 2022

        Pacific Southwest Mennonite Conference

        Conference Minister: Stanley Green, stanley@pacificsouthwest.org

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Pastor

        Open Date
        Summer 2022

        Departing Pastor
        Gordon Smith

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Director of Worship and Communications

        Open Date
        April 1, 2022

        Departing Pastor
        Jeremy Kempf

        South Central Mennonite Conference

        Regional Conference Ministers: Clarence Rempel, clarencerempel13@gmail.com, 316-650-0223; and David W. Roth, droth95@sbcglobal.net, 620-491-3270

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Pastor of Youth and Family Ministries

        Contact Person
        clarencerempel13@gmail.com

        Open Date
        Immediately

        Departing Pastor
        Clayton Gladdish

        Contact
        clarencerempel13@gmail.com

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Lead Pastor

        Open Date
        Summer 2021

        Departing Pastor
        Kurt Horst

        Interim Pastor
        Kevin Wilder

        Virginia Mennonite Conference

        Acting Conference Executive, June Miller 540-434-9727 june.miller@virginiaconference.org

        Contact Person
        Julia Burdette jburdette8511@gmail.com, or Contact Chuck Hostetter, District Minister Chuckhostetter@charter.net

        FTE Position
        .5 FTE Pastor

        Open Date
        Immediately

        Departing Pastor
        Sanford Yoder

        Interim Pastor
        John Myer

        Contact Person
        Chuck Hostetter, District Minister, Chuckhostetter@charter.net, 704-462-4760

        Open Date
        Immediately

        Departing Pastor
        Willis Hunsberger

        Contact Person
        Cheryl Van Horn, search committee chairperson, vanhornsc@nc.rr.com

        FTE Position
        .25 FTE Pastor

        Departing Pastor
        Spencer Bradford

        Web
        eastsideharrisonburg.org/opportunities

        FTE Position
        .5 FTE Director of Worship Ministry and .25 FTE Director of Children’s Ministry.

        Contact
        Mike Shenk, District Minister, 540-820-6554, mikeshenk@aol.com. For more information, go to https://gracemennonite.net/.

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Lead Pastor

        Open Date
        Immediate

        Departing Pastor
        Brad Kolb

        Interim Pastor
        Luann Yutzy

        Contact
        John Bender, gmfgreensboronc@gmail.com, See church info on Facebook.

        FTE Position
        .25 FTE Pastor

        Open Date
        Immediate

        1. Contact
        jlee@harrisonburgmennonite.org

        FTE Position
        .5-1.0 FTE Pastor of Community Life

        2. Contact
        jlee@harrisonburgmennonite.org

        FTE Position
        .25-.5 FTE Director of Music

         

        FTE Position
        0.5 FTE Youth Pastor

        Departing pastor
        Deb Horst

        Open Date
        September 1, 2022

        Western District Conference

        Conference Minister: Heidi Regier Kreider, 316-283-6300, heidirk@mennowdc.org; Associate Conference Minister (Kansas-Based): Kathy Neufeld Dunn, kathynd@mennowdc.org; Associate Conference Minister (Texas-Based): Sandra Montes-Martinez sandram@mennowdc.org

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE (flexible)

        Departing Pastor
        Laura Neufeld Goerzen

        Interim Pastor
        Peter Emery

        FTE Position
        .50 FTE Pastor + .25 FTE Pastor

        Departing Pastor
        Zach Gleason, James Branum

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Pastor

        Departing Pastor
        Rachel Ringenberg Miller

        Open Date
        Immediate

        FTE Position
        1.0 FTE Co-Pastor
        Departing Pastor
        Phil Schmidt
        Interim Pastor
        Luke Unruh

        Other Ministry Opportunities