Ministry Information Form Query

MIF #: 03811.AA2

Ministry General Information

Ministry Number 03811
Ministry Name First Presbyterian Church
Mailing Address P.O. Box 692
Winnebago, MN 56098
Phone (507) 893-3197
WWW Address
Ministry Size 101 - 250 members
Ethnic Composition American Indian or Alaskan Native 1%
Hispanic Latino/Latina, Spanish 5%
White 94%
Average Worship Attendance 50
Church School Attendance 0
Yoked Church False
Community Type Town
Last Information from Statistics of the Church  * (  Show Statistics  )
* Data availability is not guaranteed

Information about the position

Position:   Solo Pastor
Experience Required:   First Ordained Call
Specific Title:  
Employment Status:   Full-time
Language Requirements:   English
Other Languages:  
Statement Of Faith Required:   Yes
Clergy Couples:   Yes
Training/Certificate Requirements:  
Other Training:  
Brief Church Mission Statement:
Called by Christ, guided by the Holy Spirit, working together, using our time and talents to serve our church family and our greater community.
What is the congregation’s or organization’s vision for ministry? Additionally describe how this vision is lived out.
Our vision is to continue to have a thriving church with multi generation members who are energetic and enthusiastic to do God's work in the church and community.
How do you feel called to reach out to address the emerging needs of your community or constituency?
We envision our church as being the go-to church in the community where people are excited to come to worship service on Sunday mornings. We envision our church as being a place where hope is preached and all who come feel loved and welcomed in lieu of what is going on in our country.
How will this position help you to reach your vision and mission goals?
We are seeking a leader to help our congregation on its mission study; someone who can direct us to figure out our future goals.
Provide a description of the characteristics needed by the person who is open to being called to this congregation and or organization.
  • Willing to work with all age groups
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Flexible to adjust schedule as needed
What specific tasks, assignments, and program areas will this person have responsibility?
  • Prepare and lead worship
  • Be council moderator
  • Administer sacraments
  • Provide pastoral care to the sick and home-bound
  • Officiate at funerals and weddings
  • Confer with committees as needed
  • Participate in Presbytery
Optional Links
Leadership Competencies:
Preaching and Worship Leadership
Spiritual Maturity
Organizational Agility
Strategy and Vision
Compensation and Housing:   (Cost of Living Calculator)
Minimum Effective Salary: $42,500   (Effective Salary Definition)
Housing Type: Housing Allowance
Name Relation
Cory Germain
202 W. Belle Wue Rd, Fairmont, MN 556031
Previous member
Dan Rynearson
33497 175th St, Winnebago, MN 56098
Community member
Jacqui Dikken
605 N. Main St, Blue Earth, MN 56013
Previous member
Has the Pastor Nominating Committee and Search committee affirmed its intention to follow the Form of Government in this regard?
Deadline date for this MIF:  (none)
Version Track Info: This MIF was last updated on   1/15/2021

Self-referral Contact Information

EP:   Rev. SanDawna Gaulman Ashley Address  4055 Abbott Drive SE, Willmar, MN 56201-9510
Daytime Phone  (320) 235-7910 Office Phone  (320) 235-7910
Fax  (320) 235-7539 Email
PNC:  Carol Ricard Address  17536 337th Ave, Winnebago, MN 56098
Daytime Phone  (507)520-6080 Office Phone  (507)893-3511
Fax  Email