Holy Cross Oxford is seeking a Ministry Coordinator!

Holy Cross Lutheran Church and Christian Preschool
Ministry Position Description

Title: Ministry Coordinator
Reports to and is Evaluated by: Pastor

Primary Purpose:    
The Ministry Coordinator description is written so the work of public ministry would be faithfully and creatively performed at Holy Cross Lutheran Church and Christian Preschool. A Ministry Coordinator would support, promote and facilitate the mission and ministry by encouraging members, preschool families and guests to use and develop God given talents to enhance the ministry.

Spiritual Responsibilities:

  • To be devoted to the gifts of God in Word, Sacrament and prayer

  • To demonstrate his/her calling as God’s child through a sanctified life

  • Represents the church with a loving and professional attitude to members, guests and public


  • Demonstrates effective and creative communication skills

  • Demonstrates flexibility and organizational ability

  • Demonstrates musical skills and expertise in guitar or other instruments

  • Knowledgeable and supportive of the LCMS and its theology

  • Experience in working with music within a church

Desired Position Qualities:

  • Loves God and trusts the grace of God given in Jesus Christ

  • Understands and wholeheartedly supports the ministry of Holy Cross Lutheran Church

  • Desires to grow professionally and perform job in more effective manner

  • Ability to handle the stress of deadlines and flexible work environment

  • Consistently displays positive attitude toward life, other staff members and congregation

  • Ability to effectively accomplish tasks with little supervision

Ministry Coordinator Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the main contemporary worship music leader

  • Consult with the pastor regarding selection of hymns and music

  • Recruit and lead musicians from inside and outside the congregation to serve in worship

  • Select, purchase and maintain resources needed for worship

  • Create and oversee a program of small groups so church and preschool families can connect and care for one another in Christ

Other Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to the policies outlined in the Holy Cross Employee Handbook

  • Other duties to expand the ministry may be included as agreed upon with the Pastor

Compensation (Part-Time Position):

  • Part-time salaried position of $15/hour for 20 hours/week

Contact: Please email letter of interest and resume to info@holycrossoxford.com