Associate Minister

First Congregational Church | Mansfield, Ohio
Date posted: June 7, 2019
Associate Minister
Contact Name: Neil Hergatt
Contact Phone: 419.564.4582
Deadline: Sunday, June 30, 2019


We are an independent Congregational church. We are theologically open and diverse. We are located in an area that has the challenges of an urban center along with the advantages of a suburban and rural setting.


Our Associate Minister will lead youth, family, and outreach ministries, engaging participation in worship, study, service, and play within our congregation and our community. She or he will collaborate with the Senior Minister, staff and lay leadership to nurture and energize the daily life of our church and its ministries. Together with us, he or she will honor Congregational principles of Faith, Freedom, and Fellowship through practices inspiring spiritual growth in the 21st century.


A. Bachelor’s Degree from and accredited college or university.
B. Graduate Degree from an accredited theological seminary preferred.
C. Evidence of successful church/community involvement with youth and families.
D. Familiarity with successful strategies for growing church engagement and membership
among all age groups, with emphasis on younger generations.

Personal Characteristics
A. Demonstrates passion for reaching out to and working with youth and families as a spiritual
B. Inspires trust and maintains confidences.
C. Demonstrates the initiative and problem solving skills required to achieve organizational


Applicants are asked to complete the Minister Information Form where they can then review our Church Information Form (CIF) which provides more detailed information about the position and our church.

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