North Grand Christian Church


North Grand is a down-to-earth fellowship of Christian working-class families who love to work hard and play hard; they enjoy having fun outdoors, e.g., hunting, fishing & sports.  We are located in a diverse community in Ames, Iowa the home of Iowa State University. Our mission is all about “Connecting People to Christ and His Community”.


North Grand is seeking a self-motivated, energetic individual for a full time Associate Minister position. This person will lead efforts in ministry to our families and youth, as well as outreach to the Ames community.  The associate minister will be directly involved with training and leading volunteers in these same ministry areas. Opportunities exist within this position to exercise creativity and initiative to impact the congregation and the Ames community in the mission of Connecting people to Christ and His Community.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in ministry or similar degree
  • Previous experience leading a ministry
  • Passion for servant leadership
  • A heart for team ministry
  • A desire for being involved in the local community
  • The ability to self-manage time and responsibilities
  • A proficiency with basic office software, streaming services, and social media platforms

Application Process:
Complete the Associate Minister application form at the link below. The application form includes questions about your education and experience, ministry and philosophy, and doctrine. Also within the application form please attach your resume, and a short video introducing yourself.

Application Form:

For additional information visit the the NGCC website (, or contact the search committee team at

North Grand Christian Church - 919 30th St. - Ames IA, 50010 - 515-232-1060 - Sunday Worship 10:15AM & Sunday School 9AM