We are seeking a full-time Assistant Rector who will work collaboratively with the Rector, clergy team, lay staff and parishioners to carry out the worship and ministries of this vibrant parish. The Assistant Rector shares in the planning, preaching and presiding of the full range of worship services and shares in pastoral visitation. In addition, this person will be a Clergy presence to our Children and Youth Ministries (coordinating with the Director of Children and Youth Ministries) and will have oversight for Adult Formation.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church is a large parish, blessed with a variety of talent and resources. We strive to love God and one another, to grow in our faith, and to allow our faith to lead how we live our lives. We are a warm, caring, inclusive church family. Our services and programs nourish us spiritually, emotionally, and intellectually. Our music and the arts are transcendent. We care with our heads, hearts, and hands for our surrounding community. We seek a balance of tradition and innovation to help spread the Gospel message as far and wide and deeply as possible. For more information about St. Paul’s, please visit our website at www.stpauls-church.org.
Our ideal candidate loves God, has a passion for the Gospel, thrives as part of a team, has a desire to learn and grow, and has a sense of humor. We seek a priest who is energetic, motivated, insightful, creative, flexible, organized, and who recognizes administrative work as part of our sacred duty. Skilled preaching is highly valued.
To begin the conversation, please send a letter of interest with your resume, OTM profile, and a sermon given in the last 6 months to the Rector, The Rev. Jeanne Leinbach (firstname.lastname@example.org). We will review all materials as they arrive and respond to all applicants.