Position Closes on: December 31, 2017
Shared Personnel Placement
This position is a Shared Personnel Placement with the South Dakota Synod and ELCA Global Mission. Its purpose is to facilitate communication and relationships between the South Dakota Synod and Nicaraguan Lutheran Church of Faith and Hope (ILFE) and to be a constant presence of the Companion Synod to accompany the church in mission and ministry. These duties are lived out through:
- Coordination of arrangements for visiting delegation to ILFE.
- Participation in one of ILFE’s national ministry teams in line with the skills and gifts the candidate bring and the ILFE’s needs.
- Sharing updates on ministry with members of the South Dakota Synod and other Companions.
The South Dakota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), offers this position to an individual who is committed to serve as a global mission volunteer with the ILFE for a term of two years. The SD Synod, ELCA and the ILFE have been mutually accompanying one other through their Companion Synod Relationship for the last 15 years.