Advancing God's Work in the World: An Exciting Position in First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto

published 9/11/2019
Do you want to change the world? Do you believe change can be brought about by Christians acting in the world? Do you love working with youth and families and leading their engagement in social justice issues? Are you good at reaching out and working with organizations, religious or secular, to advance God's work in the world? If so, we want to talk to you! We have an opening at the First United Methodist Church in lovely downtown Palo Alto. The position is full time but reduced hours are ...

Church Office Administrator

published 9/11/2019
Church Office Administrator Position Open At Wesley United Methodist Church, San Jose Currently there is an office administrator position available at Wesley United Methodist Church, located at 566 N. Fifth St., San Jose, CA 95112 in the Japantown area of San Jose. Office hours can be adjusted for the new hire from between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday each week. The church is seeking someone who is willing to work a minimum of ¾ time to full time. Hourly wage $18-20 per hour, ...

CA-NV Conference Director of Communications

published 9/3/2019
The California-Nevada Conference of The United Methodist Church is seeking to fill the Director of Communications position and will be accepting résumés through October 4, 2019. The salary for this position ranges from $75,000 to $95,000 with an excellent benefits package included.    Applicants should forward the following items to with a reference to the job title, “Director of Communications,” in the subject line:   A cover letter indicating your match to the stated job ...

Spiritual Growth & Formation Specialist

published 8/26/2019
United Methodist Women is seeking qualified candidates for this position. The Spiritual Growth and Formation Specialist is responsible for guiding people to a deeper appreciation, devotion to, and understanding of the use of, the Word of God in their everyday lives. The Spiritual Growth and Formation Specialist will ensure that all opportunities for spiritual growth and formation are biblically-focused, and will operate in a clear, compelling manner in keeping with the mission, vision, and ...

Allen Organ from Newcastle UMC

published 8/20/2019
A older, large Allen organ and speaker are offered free to any church. The only expense will be the moving of the speakers and organ. The organ and speakers may or may not have some minor issues. Remember: They are FREE!  

Director of Music Ministry

published 8/10/2019
First United Methodist Church, San Leandro, CA is seeking a director of music ministry. In consultation with the pastor, the director of music ministry (DMM) is responsible for the development, promotion, and implementation of a comprehensive church music program. Our musical ministry has consisted of, and is not limited to, the chancel choir, children’s choir, bell choir, praise band, accompanist, and volunteer musicians. Our worship style includes both traditional and contemporary music. The ...

Nursery Attendant

published 8/7/2019
Nursery attendant wanted at Grass Valley United Methodist Church, Sundays from 10 a.m. till noon, and during other special events by arrangement. The attendant will care for infants and children up to age 4. The environment is gorgeous, recently renovated. Children’s programs are in the same hallway as the nursery, so it’s a cheerful, busy place. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, and willing to complete background check and “Safe Gatherings” training.  

SSP Hiring Program Managers

published 7/29/2019
SSP has openings for two full-time positions starting in September! Rancho Cordova Program Manager North Sacramento Program Manager Each program manager will be assigned as the lead of coordinating volunteer work in one of these communities. Approximately one-half of hours will be spent on specific site program-related work, and the other half on general administrative support – which includes bookkeeping, volunteer communication, managing the food and construction programs, and site ...

Seeking a Director of Children's Ministry

published 7/27/2019
St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Houston is an open and accepting church located in the urban heart of Houston, Texas. We are currently seeking a Director of Children's Ministry. Additional information is available on the job posting:  

Office Administrator

published 7/26/2019
This position supports the mission of the church with outstanding administrative service: serving as the pastor’s secretary  supporting other church staff and programs  assisting treasurer with accounts receivable/payable receiving office visitors, phone calls, and emails  maintaining the church calendar and official records and files  serving as the primary point of contact for other employees and contractors  preparing and disseminating church documents and communications Essential skills ...

Administrative Assistant

published 7/23/2019
Open Door United Methodist Church, a small but passionate church located in the hills above Richmond, California, is seeking an administrative assistant to work with our pastor and congregation. This part-time position will facilitate the missional work of Open Door UMC through thoughtful, attentive, and accurate administrative efforts. For a complete job description, including a list of qualifications, please visit our church website at To apply, please ...

Music / Choral Director Wanted

published 7/18/2019
Fair Oaks United Methodist Church is looking for a Music/Choral Director to plan and coordinate musical ministry activities for Sunday services and special services, including leading the Chancel Choir in weekly rehearsals and leading during Sunday worship services, among other duties. This is a part-time, salaried position. Paid time off consists of five (5) Sundays and four (4) choir rehearsals, with notification to the pastor in advance. Salary range is $850-$1,000 per month and is dependent...

Executive Director, Partners for Change of the Tri-Valley

published 7/3/2019
Partners for Change Tri-Valley Position: Executive Director Responsible to: Board of Directors via the President Summary Job Description The Executive Director is currently the sole paid position for Partners for Change Tri-Valley, which is a three-year old nonprofit corporation formed to provide support for those living and coping with poverty. Uniquely, we offer a hand up rather than a hand out. The Executive Director is the person most responsible for the organization and execution of the ...

Director of Children's Ministries

published 6/21/2019
Under the direction of the senior pastor, the director of children’s ministries will manage all aspects of the Sunday school program for infants and children through 5th grade. In addition, the director of children’s ministries will be responsible for supervising paid Sunday school staff and volunteers. The director of children’s ministries will create a safe, friendly, and nurturing environment for all participants and their families.

Office Manager

published 6/1/2019
As first point of contact for all visitors to the church office, the office manager is an integral part of the ministry and staff of First United Methodist Church, San Leandro. The office manager maintains a welcoming environment in the church office. The office manager supports and serves as administrative assistant to the pastor, who is the office manager’s immediate supervisor. The office manager will also work cooperatively with other church staff, congregational leaders, and volunteers. The...

Administrative Assistant

published 5/31/2019
Under the general direction of the senior pastor, the administrative assistant is responsible for the smooth operation of the church office, which includes, but is not limited to: Greeting visitors in person or on the phone; Typing and/or editing a variety of correspondence and church program materials; Preparing the weekly church service PowerPoint presentation; Updating the church website and Facebook page; Distributing incoming mail; Ordering supplies; Reviewing and approving various ...

Director of Leadership Development

published 5/30/2019
The California-Nevada Conference of The United Methodist Church is seeking to fill the Director of Leadership Development position and will be accepting resumes through June 14, 2019. The salary for this position ranges from $75,000 to $95,000 with an excellent benefits package included.   Applicants should forward the following items to with a reference to the job title, “Director of Leadership Development” in the subject line. A cover letter indicating your match to the ...

Piano Accompanist

published 5/30/2019
Part-Time Pianist/Accompanist position at Petaluma United Methodist Church, for an enthusiastic, positive musician. The Pianist works with and under the supervision of the Music Director and is accountable to the Pastor and the Staff Parish Relations Committee. Pianist provides musical accompaniment for Sunday services throughout the year, plus specific programs. The qualified person will be proficient in a variety of musical styles; Accompany choir, soloists, and congregational singing; Piano ...

Part-time Property Manager

published 5/19/2019
First United Methodist Church (FUMC) of Sacramento has an opening for a part-time (20 hours/week) property manager. Under the general direction of the senior pastor, the property manager is responsible for: • Prioritizing and managing building repair, maintenance, and renovation work to be completed on the church property; • Establishing various contracts with vendors/contractors as needed; • Updating and managing the building evacuation plan; • Coordinating and managing the use of the building...

Part-time Administrative Assistant

published 5/15/2019
Centennial UMC, Sacramento seeks a part-time administrative assistant with excellent people skills for reception, database, desktop publication and production, and other office support. Work assigned by office manager. Supervised by pastor. 15-20 hours/week. Qualifications: Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Pages. Multi-cultural competency required.

Golden Oak Pulpit

published 5/15/2019
Beautiful pulpit - finely crafted in 1977. Located in Carson City; will transport to locations within one day's travel. A donation in lieu of payment will be gratefully accepted.  

Worship Band Leader

published 5/6/2019
The First United Methodist Church (FUMC) of Santa Rosa seeks a Worship Band Leader to work with a worship team to develop and lead musicians in providing contemporary music and meaningful worship experiences at its Stony Point Campus for the 11 a.m. Sunday service. FUMC is a Reconciling Congregation with a heart for service with the wider community. The 11 a.m. service is casual and the worshiping body is eclectic.

Church Pews for Sale

published 5/2/2019
16 ft. oak pews with cushions - excellent condition - $200 each. Delivery not included.

Pool Table for Sale

published 5/2/2019
Standard size slate-bed pool table - $200 or best offer. Does not include delivery.

Administrative Assistant

published 4/26/2019
MEDIA Work with pastor to prepare Sunday slides Prepare/update Facebook/Twitter/Instagram profiles and posts Prepare monthly church newsletter and send out through email to members (Lynnewood Lines) Update church website CRITERIA/QUALIFICATIONS: • Must be friendly, willing to listen to others, and sensitive to the needs of members and visitors of the church • Must have a deep respect for confidentiality • Strong computer skills are imperative (MS Windows, Word, Excel, Publisher, and ...

Coordinator of Family and Youth Ministries

published 4/16/2019
Our inclusive church has a ministry calling for an organized and passionate Coordinator of Family and Youth Ministries. We're looking for someone who is compassionate, upbeat, who genuinely likes both parents and young people, and who enjoys the challenge of co-creating the next iteration of church. If this is you and you want to hear more, visit our website to learn more - then contact us at with your resume and cover letter telling us why you want to be a part of our team. ...

Allen Digital Organ, Free to any UM Church

published 4/15/2019
Aldersgate UMC in Chico, CA is offering its Allen Digital Organ to any UMC. It's a full keyboard and pedalboard instrument. We have been trying to sell it, unsuccessfully, since September. The Trustees made a decision to offer it to a UMC that would want it; it is free with the caveat that a church asking to have it will be responsible for its being moved, including all expenses. If interested, please contact Pastor Scott Allred at Pictures and other information ...

New Site Manager for Waller Center-San Francisco

published 4/9/2019
The Board of Camping and Retreat Ministries of the California-Nevada Annual Conference is searching for a new site manager for the Waller Center in San Francisco. The site manager's position becomes open on May 7, 2019. Any clergy or lay who's interested in serving in an urban retreat center setting and in a collaborative ministry with the Conference Board of Camping and Retreat Ministries and in partnership with the Bay District of the California-Nevada Annual Conference, please send your ...

Full Charge Bookkeeper (Part-Time)

published 4/5/2019
Downs Memorial is in need of a part-time Full Charge Bookkeeper who will be responsible for keeping records of financial transactions for Downs Memorial UMC, using a calculator and church management software, called Power Church. Additionally, this position is responsible for verifying and entering into ledgers Downs' detail-financial transactions. Other duties include handling Payroll utilizing ADP systems. The bookkeeper must be detail-oriented, have strong verbal and written communication ...

Church Organist/Accompanist

published 3/25/2019
Position Overview Central United Methodist Church is now accepting applications for an accomplished organist and pianist to play at worship services, and accompany the Chancel Choir and other choirs, as well as musicians providing special music. The church organist/accompanist works collaboratively with the Chancel Choir Director and is accountable to the senior pastor and the Staff Parish Relations Committee. Primary Responsibilities and Duties Play for two Sunday morning worship services ...


published 3/6/2019
Pianist/Organist Downs UMC Oakland, CA: The Pianist/Organist, working directly with Music Director and the Pastor, provides musical accompaniment for Sunday service, plus specific programs.The qualified person will be proficient in a variety of musical styles ranging from traditional to gospel and contemporary. Ability to sight read music and provide accompaniment on the piano and organ. If you are an enthusiastic, positive musician who is ready to find your spiritual home and share your ...

Seeking Resident Life Director

published 2/22/2019
Wesley Campus Ministry at Kansas State University, in Manhattan, Kansas, is seeking a Resident Life Director (RLD) for the 2019-2020 academic year. The RLD is responsible for overseeing the Christian residential living environment at K-State Wesley. Job duties include administration, programming, policies, communications, services, and personnel management. A bachelor’s degree is preferred, although equivalent experience will be considered. Residence Life experience is preferred and strong ...

Administrative Assistant

published 2/19/2019
Temple UMC, San Francisco, is hiring a 20 hr admin. To apply send resume and 3 references (2 prof, one personal) to

Communications Coordinator

published 2/19/2019
Temple UMC is hiring a 5 hr communications coordinator. this one can be done from home (most of the time!) If interested, please send a resume and three references (2 prof, 1 personal) to

Director of Youth and Families

published 2/19/2019
Temple UMC, San Francisco, is hiring a 20 hr. Director of Youth and Families. To apply please send a resume and three references (2 prof, 1 personal) to

Wanted: Church pews, folding chairs, and tables

published 2/13/2019
If any church would like to give away their old church pews, folding chairs, and tables, please let me know. I will take them. I will send them to the Islands. Thank you.  

Part-time Pianist

published 2/12/2019
Desired: Someone willing to help and work with our part-time conductress and be part of the music ministry of the church during morning worship service. Call or email for more information.


published 1/29/2019
POSTED January 24, 2019; OPEN UNTIL FILLED SALARY RANGE: $18k-$20k Concord United Methodist Church welcomes all who seek God, a spiritual home, and wish to share their gifts. The organist / pianist will reflect CUMC’s focus on message, music, mission, outreach, and inclusion. The person we hire will be an enthusiastic and positive musician who collaborates with our choir director in leading the Chancel Choir and the Contemporary Ensemble at Sunday Services and selected community events. CUMC ...

Children's and Youth Program Director

published 1/24/2019
** Please visit our website for information about the job and how to apply. An application form is available on our website. Submit your application, along with a résumé, to our church office via email, and we will be in touch! A cover letter, while appreciated, is not required. Email with any questions; telephone calls and walk-ins will not be accepted regarding this position.** PURPOSE, POSITION SUMMARY: Davis United Methodist Church (DUMC) believes that God is love. With that understanding a...

Organist/Choir Accompanist; Choir Director

published 1/22/2019
Job Description for ORGANIST Minimum Requirements:  Ability to read and write English Ability to multitask and prioritize Must have prior experience with sacred music Proficiency at reading and interpreting music Ability to learn to play the model of new organ currently in use at Grass Valley United Methodist Church Ability to sight-read moderately difficult music Play at two worship services per Sunday and attend meetings as needed Proficiency in organ and piano Maintains a pleasant demeanor ...

Part-Time Ministry Worker

published 1/10/2019
WHO WE ARE The Chinese United Methodist Church is situated in the heart of San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood. We have multiple worship services with members from all over the Bay Area. Our mission as a church is to grow in relationship with Jesus Christ and each other. Through Christian community we seek to increase in love and service, to the glory of God. POSITION Part-time Ministry Worker (English-Speaking Congregation). JOB DESCRIPTION The Ministry Worker will direct the worship ...

Organist/Pianist (part-time)

published 1/2/2019
Walnut Creek United Methodist Church has a part-time position for an organist/pianist for a 400 member open and welcoming church. Swain & Kates 2 M&P, 13 rank pipe organ, 30 voice choir. It is approximately a 10 hours per week position. Salary $12,000-$15,000 per year depending on experience. Contact Carol Morris, Director of Music at 925-788-5519. Resumes may be sent to Carol Morris at by February 28, 2019.  

Immigration and Refugee Policy Intern

published 11/1/2018
Church World Service is recruiting an Immigration and Refugee Policy Intern for the spring semester. Click on the job title to view job description.   Applicants should email Menty Kebede (Pronouns: she/her/hers), Policy and Advocacy Manager, Immigration and Refugee Program, CWS at with their resume and a cover letter by December 22, 2018.   Emails with application materials should have a subject line reading "Immigration and Refugee Policy Intern."

Media Intern

published 11/1/2018
Church World Service is recruiting a Media Intern for the spring semester. Click on the job title to view job description.   Applicants should email Menty Kebede (Pronouns: she/her/hers), Policy and Advocacy Manager, Immigration and Refugee Program, CWS at with their resume and a cover letter by December 22, 2018.   Emails with application materials should have a subject line reading "Media Intern."

Allen Organ For Sale

published 10/30/2018
For sale is an Allen Digital Organ Model 122C. It is owned and has been used by Aldersgate UMC in Chico, CA, for over a decade. It is a two-manual, full pedal-board Organ in excellent working condition. It is fully-voiced with programmable digital cards available. It also has five preset pistons that cannot be altered. (Some people don't like that about this particular model.) It has an internal speaker system, and comes with two external speakers - if so desired. They are not required to go ...

Youth Director - Elk Grove United Methodist Church

published 10/24/2018
JOB OPENING ELK GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH YOUTH DIRECTOR POSITION To apply please send cover letter and resume to before November 12,2018 (Adopted by Staff Parish Relations Committee on 10/23/2018) Job Description JOB FUNCTION • Walk with youth in their development as maturing adults and as followers of Christ. • To connect our youth ministry with other community/church youth ministries and help youth establish a faith journey. • To recruit and train youth to serve as ...

Pianist-Choir Director

published 10/18/2018
Plan music for 1 weekly worship service, weekly choir rehearsal, pianist and accompanist for worship.

Director of Communications

published 10/17/2018
Click on "view file" to download Position Description.

Pianist/Choir Director

published 10/16/2018
Assist choir members to learn, practice and perform the weekly anthem. Direct and accompany choir in worship service. Play piano during worship. Plan one major musical presentation for Christmas and/or Easter.

Worship Music Director

published 10/4/2018
We’re searching for a Worship Music Director as the leader of a new worship music team being formed. This position is open now and will be filled as soon as possible. About worship: We strive to provide a variety of worship experiences whereby all can encounter God in real and transformational ways. Our Worship Music Director will be a visionary, always looking for ways to expand and enrich the music ministry programs of the church. The worship music team – lead by the Worship Music Director – ...

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