Jobs in the Presbytery of Lake Michigan


East Lansing, Eastminster Presbyterian Church seeks part-time office administrator to welcome visitors, receive and manage information, maintain records and support church activities. The successful candidate will have strong oral and written communication skills, ability to think/work independently and collaboratively and experience using office and social media software and applications. Complete position description is available at Applications accepted through May 4 or until a suitable candidate is identified.


Fairplain Presbyterian Church is looking for a Organist/Pianist/Accompanist beginning September 1, 2018.
To read the job description and how to apply, click here.



Director of Music Ministries- full time position
Forest Hills Presbyterian Church
Blended style of worship, directing a band, bell, children’s and adult choirs.
Full job description and how to apply on church web site.


Church Administrative Assistant/Office Manager Position

Westminster Presbyterian Church in Portage is seeking an administrative assistant/office manager. The position requires 35 hours per week to assist pastors and other staff, greet visitors, answer phones, produce weekly bulletins, manage payables, maintain payroll and other financial records, coordinate facility use, and other assigned duties.  This position requires the ability to be supportive of the goals and mission of a Christian church, work well with other staff and volunteers, and be successful in a one-person office.    Desirable skills include organizational skills, bookkeeping, familiarity with Quick Books, Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, web pages and social media, and a high level of verbal and written communication.

Salary range is $24,000 to $25,000.  Benefits include medical and paid time off.

Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to or 1515 Helen Street, Portage, MI 49002.



Summary of Responsibilities

This administrative assistant position is part-time, three mornings a week.  The administrative assistant provides administrative services to the Pastor, to the Session, and to the chairperson of each standing committee. In addition, the administrative assistant serves as the church receptionist and coordinates the overall functions of the church office.

  1. The Administrative Assistant is a member of the church staff and is accountable to
    the Session of the church. His/Her work will be supervised by the Pastor.
  1. The Administrative Assistant’s hours, compensation, benefits and terms are outlined in the
    contract for this position.
  1. The Administrative Assistant may participate as needed in continuing education opportunities through network, workshop, classes, and seminars related to his/her position as Administrative              Assistant of a Presbyterian Church (U.S.A)
    To find out more, click here.


120 S. State Street, Big Rapids, MI 49307

To provide dynamic direction, support, coordination and growth to the Pre-Kindergarten – High School Christian Education program at United Church Big Rapids (UCC & Presbyterian USA). This position may be expanded in scope and employment hours to include other adult Christian Education Responsibilities.

Understand and faithfully support the Mission of the United Church Big Rapids

Demonstrate knowledge and skills in working with pre-k thru high school youth ministry, families and the coordination of volunteers.

This is currently a part time 12-15 hour per week paid position.

This position is to begin by September 1, 2017 or as soon as candidate is selected.

If interested or for more details, please contact Wayne McKay at the United Church Big Rapids at 231-796-7124 or



First Presbyterian Church of Battle Creek, MI is seeking a Director of Youth Ministries.  We are looking for the right person to serve our church family who will develop and lead quality youth programs (grades 6-12)  that nurture faith, promote a positive Christian witness, and challenge young people with the joy and adventure of following Jesus Christ and serving him through the fellowship of the Church. This is a part-time position, approximately 15-20 hours per week.  Send inquiries to:


First Presbyterian Church
Attn: Jeffrey Carlson
111 Capital Avenue, NE
Battle Creek, MI 49017