Associate for Mission & Liturgy

Cincinnati, OH
Type: Clergy
Posted Jul 17, 2018
Job Title
Associate for Mission & Liturgy
Name of church or organization
Church of the Redeemer
Job Location
Cincinnati, OH
Job Description
The Associate Priest for Liturgy and Mission will be gifted at communicating the Gospel of Jesus Christ with love, authenticity, and ingenuity to people within the Church and across the wider community. They will be knowledgeable, skillful and excellent collaborators in the development and oversight of inspiring liturgy. They will be passionate about living into our Baptismal Covenant to serve Christ in all persons, loving our neighbor as ourselves, striving for justice, and respecting the dignity of every human being. They will be able to articulate the connection between liturgy and mission, and help us deepen our understanding of that connection as a faith community. They will join a staff of multiple clergy and laypersons dedicated to serving God, supporting one another, and facilitating the Ministries at the Church of the Redeemer. This will be a full-time position with competitive compensation. Responsibilities will include:

Liturgy

  • Standardize liturgies within the uniqueness of the five worship services held each week, and special services throughout the year;
  • Immediately further develop the liturgy, aesthetics, and overall design of worship in the more contemporary “Banquet” service, then guide its continuing evolution;
  • Explore alternative and additional worship opportunities;
  • Collaborate with the Rector, Music Director, Liturgy Board, worship teams, and liturgical ministries to encourage and support clergy and lay ministries with timely communication, guidance, and training;
  • Oversee development of worship materials;

Mission

  • Ground all mission and outreach ministries in the overall mission of the church and the love of God that is in Jesus Christ.
  • Oversee and minister to mission and outreach leaders in the church; help support, encourage and facilitate their ministries.
  • Work with staff and lay leaders to enhance communication on Redeemer mission and outreach ministries, community needs, volunteer opportunities, and ease of access to participate.
  • Work with the rector, vestry and ministry leaders in shaping an overall framework for mission and outreach at redeemer.
  • Work with the Mission Funding Committee to develop a revitalized approach to our funding strategies and plans.

Additional

  • Participate regularly in preaching, teaching, and administering of sacraments:
  • Encourage collaboration and linkages across staff and ministries;
  • Participate in educational and pastoral ministries as specific needs arise;
  • Participate in the life of the congregation and community;
  • Build relationships across congregations within the Diocese of Southern Ohio.
Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Send Resume with Cover Letter & OTM Profile to philip@redeemer-cincy.org
Application Deadline
09/01/2018
Website
www.redeemer-cincy.org