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Organist and Bell Choir Director

published 5/18/2021

Messiah UMC in Plymouth is seeking a part-time organist who can also become the bell choir director if this matches the applicant's skill set.

Messiah UMC is a west suburban church worshiping over 300. The position is open to start immediately for traditional worship, 8:30 a.m. Sundays. Allen digital 3 manual ADC 8000 organ is the current instrument and a new electronic organ is planned for installation this year.

Responsibilities include selection of hymns/music appropriate for the liturgical season and supporting worship themes. Accompany the Wednesday evening choir rehearsal, soloists, availability for weddings and funerals (additional compensation), and collaboration with choir director required. The proficient player will serve 10 hours/week and oversee the maintenance of organ and sanctuary piano.

If the candidate has hand bell experience, the position could possibly be expanded to include the direction of our hand bell choir. Please inquire if this matches your available skill set.

Experience in sacred worship leading through organ performance and hymn selection, plus piano for choir accompaniments. Collaborative skills with other worship leaders and team spirit. 

Commensurate with experience and education.

Application Info:
Please send resumes to Joy Ann Harmon, Director of Worship at Messiah Church at this email address:

Position Type:

Contact: Joy Ann Harmon

Address: Messiah UMC, 17805 County Road 6, Plymouth, MN 55447

Phone: 763-473-6968 ext. #113



Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058