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Ministry Associate

The Ministry Associate Program aims to provide an educational opportunity for young adults to experience a wide variety of aspects of youth and outdoor ministries in a faith-based setting. Ministry Associates are given resources, support and tasks to develop ministry skills and aid in the search for vocation. The Ministry Associate Program hopes to guide and equip those discerning a career in youth ministry, outdoor ministry or non-profit organizations.

- Partner with a local congregation in their youth ministry for 10 hours a week
- Get hands on experience of what a career in youth ministry would look like
- Attend a variety of events such as church promos, ELCA synod events, and local ministry meetings to network and grow together with fellow youth ministry workers
- Participate in weekly on site and occasional off site educational opportunities

- Maintain and share radical hospitality with all guests who visit GLLM’s sites, gaining top-notch customer service experience
- Host retreat groups visiting Green Lake Lutheran Ministries, including kitchen help and light maintenance duties
- Help with set-up and tear down for each unique retreat group that enters our site
- Play a key role in the upkeep and seasonal care of GLLM’s three sites
- Aid in programming for on site groups and outreach programs
- Assist the Program Team in a variety of projects including creating innovative programming, summer camp preparation, and staff recruitment throughout the year
- Coordinate and help plan GLLM Programmed Retreats for both youth and adult retreat guests that visit our sites

Job Information:
- Full time positions are provided room and board at Green Lake Bible Camp, along with $400 per week. A camp grocery card is provided.
- Flexible schedule for those pursuing education and seminary goals
- Ministry Associate Program runs from late August to late May
- $1,000 education stipend for off-site educational opportunities
- Monthly community-building events

Time:  Full-Time Seasonal
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Support Staff / Intern



Updated: 8/9/2022 2:21:45 PM

Job Contact:
Tina Magner
(320) 796-2181

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Why work at Green Lake Lutheran Ministries:

Located along beautiful shores of Minnesota lakes, Green Lake Lutheran Ministries is a partnership of camps and congregations sharing the life-changing love of Jesus in vibrant camp and retreat settings. GLLM is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. For over 80 years, Green Lake Lutheran Ministries has been sharing the life-changing love of Jesus with campers and retreaters. GLLM has, for decades, been recognized as an organization on the cutting edge of outdoor ministry. From establishing its identity as a multi-site corporation, to its commitment to growing the next generation of church leaders, to building a retreat center that would serve all ages in all seasons, GLLM has a reputation for being not only a leader, but a pioneer in the world of Christian camping. This organization has a long history of stepping out in faith, even when the next step is scary and uncertain.

9916 Lake Ave South
    Spicer, MN 56288

(320) 796-2181

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