Church Planter/Revitalizer (Mantorville, MN)

The Nineveh Network

Job Description

Mantorville, MN blends a historic, small farming community with a significant interest in the arts. It is a unique combination that gives it a special charm and at the same time, provides challenges from growing beyond its history and heritage. It neighbors Rochester, MN, a booming small city, 20 minutes away. 


The new pastor will work hand in hand with the Nineveh Network of the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference to develop a plan for this revitalization project with 40 members of the First Congregational Church in Mantorville, MN. This is a full-time position with a parsonage provided. This church replant is a great opportunity for a pastor with experience in church planting or church revitalization. The Nineveh Network will assess potential candidates and offer coaching, training and networking to the called pastor.


  • Personal, growing relationship with Jesus
  • Passion for multiplying disciples of Jesus
  • Bachelor’s degree (M. Div. completed/in pursuit preferred)
  • Ability to catalyze new ministries as well as think and plan strategically
  • Ability to work with different types of people and lead them in the same direction
  • Experience in local church ministry
  • Willing to complete a church planting assessment and receive ongoing training and coaching through the Nineveh Network
  • Possess or pursue ministerial credentials and maintain church standing with the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
  • Affirmation of the Statement of Faith of the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference


  • Be the spiritual leader of the congregation
  • Build relationships with people in the area with a sensitivity to the developing culture
  • Develop leaders and formulate a church replant strategy
  • Cast vision and provide direction for staff, volunteers, and the congregation
  • Implement ongoing strategic ministry plans for discipleship and evangelism
  • Develop and oversee operations within a financial plan and church governance, including an elder or leadership board.
  • Plan and conduct worship services, develop sermons, plan with music leadership and lead in the observance of ordinances.
  • Conduct other pastoral duties as needed.

About The Nineveh Network

The Nineveh Network is the church multiplication arm of the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. Our mission is to multiply disciple-making leaders and churches for the glory of God.

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Experience Required
1 – 5 years


Education Required
Bachelor’s degree

Date Posted
5 months ago
Lake Elmo, Minnesota


Church Size
0-75 people

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