Digital Discipleship Leader


published 4/25/2022

Living Spirit UMC in Minneapolis is seeking a part-time digital discipleship leader (10 hours/week) who will provide a pastoral presence to our digital community. If you have a passion for combining your faith and your skill in fostering vibrant online communities, you are encouraged to apply.

Our mission is sharing God’s abundant love by pursuing justice, practicing generosity, and supporting each other in faith.

Our vision is to be:
•    a community who celebrates and includes multiple cultures, generations, experiences and identities.
•    a community that actively dismantles racism and other barriers that hinder authentic relationships.
•    a community who embodies generosity by loving our neighbors as ourselves.
•    a community that seeks to make meaning of the world and our lives through faith and action.

The digital discipleship leader provides a pastoral presence to our digital community that grows faith, fosters connections through engagement, and builds a bridge with the in-person community. Success means that members of the online community will build connections with Living Spirit and one another that ensure individual discipleship growth, engagement in ministry, and a consistently enlarging community.

Reports to: Pastor

Duties:

  • Host live online worship events such that the majority of participants engage in worship through offering prayers, communication via comments, giving to ministries supported by the church, and attendance registration.
  • Curate content in dialogue with staff and leadership for our online community that promotes continuity with the in-person community and encourages discussion and engagement.
  • Develop, produce, or find learning units, keeping with the values and mission of Living Spirit, and make available to our online community for spiritual growth.
  • Deliver a consistent online presence that promotes our mission and vision, giving people a concise picture of our community of faith.
  • Respond in a timely manner to all social media questions, post engagements, etc. to ensure that the online community continues to engage.

Qualifications:

  • Strong working knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, and other online platforms
  • Demonstrated ability to grow people in their faith
  • A strong, growing faith in Jesus that is expressed in an inclusive manner
  • Ability to meet deliverables in defined timeframes
  • Capacity to engage virtually
  • Availability on Sunday mornings

Application Info:
To apply, send cover letter and resume to office@livingspiritumc.org

Position Type:
Part-time (10 hours/week)

Contact: Alice Worden

Address: 4501 Bloomington Ave. Minneapolis MN 55407

Email: Click to email

Website: https://livingspiritumc.org/


Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

info@minnesotaumc.org

(612) 870-0058