Associate for Parish Life and Adult Formation

Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Type: Clergy
Posted Mar 5, 2021
Job Title
Associate for Parish Life and Adult Formation
Name of church or organization
Christ Church Grosse Pointe
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Job Description
Christ Church (Grosse Pointe, Michigan) seeks an energetic, creative, Jesus-centered priest to join the Rector, senior staff, and vibrant community in the leadership and ministry of a large parish rooted in the Anglican liturgical tradition. Specific ministry leadership will focus on member development, engagement, and care, and the formation and enrichment of Christian discipleship.

This position is ideal for a highly-motivated, passionate priest with 3-5 years experience, with a desire to participate in the leadership of a growing parish. The ideal minister will exhibit a passion for Christ, for building the Christian community, and for nurturing Christian disciples.

The Associate will share fully with in the liturgical, pastoral, and teaching ministry of the Parish, as well as the ministry of love and uplift to the community of Grosse Pointe and Metro-Detroit. Specifically, the Associate will exercise ministry leadership and oversight in the areas of congregational development and adult formation.

A deep and articulate faith, a commitment to the daily community of prayer at Christ Church, imagination, and an ability to take initiative while working collaboratively with staff and congregational leadership are essential.

Christ Church is a lively, progressive congregation, and lives fully the riches of our liturgical, spiritual, and theological heritage in witness and service to our wider community. We are a welcoming, compassionate, and inclusive community called to bring God and people together to know and live the Good News of Jesus Christ.

The position may include housing in a church owned residence just a short walk from the church, enabling the Associate to take part in the full life of Grosse Pointe. Located only minutes from downtown Detroit, Grosse Pointe provides residential membership in a beautiful city park system, excellent school systems, and easy access to one of the nation’s great cities and all that Detroit has to offer.

While we will accept applications until the position is filled, it is our intent to begin interviews on or around April 1.

Type of Commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
If you believe that you are called to serve in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Joseph Daniel,
Application Deadline
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