Associate Priest

Philadelphia, PA
Type: Clergy
Posted Jul 8, 2019
Job Title
Associate Priest
Name of church or organization
St. Luke’s, Germantown, Philadelphia
Job Location
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description
St. Luke’s, Germantown is in the historic neighborhood of Germantown, Philadelphia, we are a vibrant and loving Christian community. Our services are historically in the Anglo-Catholic tradition and we live out the Gospel through various programs in community nutrition, children’s and senior groups and social justice ministry.

We also have both St. Margaret’s Retreat House and the Episcopal Mission Center (EMS) on our campus. The EMS is a growing part of our identity, as it serves the community through mission guided group activity.

Clergy, staff and lay leadership are excited about the future of St. Luke’s campus and our faith community. Together we seek to discern the Spirit’s call and we are energized to both maintain the best of the present while creating new venues and vision for the future.

About You:
– An understanding and appreciation of changing demographics and the pastoral care needed.
– A welcoming and engaging presence in both parish and mission center venues.
– A desire to be creative and visionary.
– Proactive in developing and enhancing community life.
– Works in unison with other clergy, staff and lay leaders.

The Associate will take special responsibility for:
– Assisting in the pastoral care duties of the congregation.
– Developing a broader involvement with the community children and youth.
– Working with the clergy and staff to further develop the Episcopal Mission Center through advertising and regional travel.

A more detailed job description will be developed with the Rector.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Please email your cover letter and resume to: fatherdavidj@comcast.net
Application Deadline
09/01/2019
Website
www.stlukesger.org