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  • Youth / Student Ministry
  • Assistant/Associate pastor
  • Children's Ministry
  • Christian Education
  • Family Ministry
  • Young Adult / College Ministry

I would like to work at a…

  • Lutheran (ELCA) church
  • Presbyterian (PCUSA) church
  • Non-denominational church
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Chris Pedersen's résumé

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Recent M.Div graduate looking for a Christ-centered church.

Experience

AmeriCorp Volunteer, Shepherd’s Corner Ecology Center, Blacklick, Ohio 9/17-present
• Develop and lead programs for school groups and visitors to enjoy • Interact with K-12 students from all over the Columbus area and lead educational programs • Led a session on food and environmental awareness at a national convention in Baltimore Pastoral Intern, Columbus Mennonite Church, Columbus, Ohio 9/15-6/16
• Observed and assisted office staff in duties and attended group meetings and seminars • Worked in a team environment that emphasized good communication and personal growth • Co-led a group of children, ages 12-14, for an hour-long educational lesson every Sunday • Led various events and provided lectures for the congregation Seminary Hill Farm, Delaware, Ohio 5/15-6/17
• Assisted with daily duties of maintaining an organic farm, including planning, harvesting, washing, packing, and landscaping • Attended farmers markets and CSA programs in Columbus on behalf of Seminary Hill Farm • Work with customers to ensure sales in a fast-paced and high energy environment • Engaged with visiting classes and groups to the farm in an educational setting • Collaborated in innovation meetings to ensure prosperity of a young farm Technology Center Supervisor, Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio 8/13-5/14
Assistant Supervisor, Technology Center, Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio 8/11-4/13
• Manage all technology in Technology Center (one of six students with Master key to academic building) • Assist all faculty, staff, and students with technology, including faculty in classrooms • Maintain all duties of Assistant Supervisor; promoted to position based on service as assistant Hall Chaplain, Bluffton University Bluffton, Ohio 8/13-5/14
• Provided spiritual support for 40 residents; collaborated to lead educational programs • Engaged in trainings with Hall Chaplain staff and maintained confidentiality

Education

Master of Divinity, specialization in Ecology and Justice
Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO), Delaware, Ohio. 5/17

Bachelor of Arts in Biblical and Theological Studies, minor in Interior Design
Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio. 5/14

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