Call for Congregation Pastor

After two years of hard work, the vision is becoming a reality. Soon we will have a congregation in place at MSP. The job description is completed and the task force is preparing the Call process for a pastor for the new congregation. Our hope is to have the pastor in place by fall of 2011.

The Freedom in Christ Prison Congregation Project is a ministry of the Montana Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).  All Lutheran pastors, or a pastor with one of our full communion partners,  are encouraged to apply for this position.

Who are our full communion partners?

  • Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • The Episcopal Church
  • United Methodist Church
  • United Church of Christ
  • The Moravian Church
  • Reformed Church in America

To read the Pastor’s job description, and obtain an application form, please click  on the links below to download. 

Pastor’s Job Description

Application Form

If you are applying for the position, please include a copy of your resume with your application form, along with a copy of your school transcripts. Be advised that because of the nature of this position (working within a prison), you must be able to pass an intensive background check in order to be considered for the job.

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to e-mail us at:

We look forward to receiving your applications!

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