Priest-in-Charge

Cedar Rapids, IA
Type: Clergy
Posted Sep 22, 2022
Job Title
Priest-in-Charge
Name of church or organization
Christ Episcopal Church
Location
Cedar Rapids, IA
Job Description
We are seeking a full-time priest-in-charge (that can become rector) to join our church family, help us build on our strong existing ministries, and further the revival and renewal of youth formation, family ministry, music, and worship opportunities.  We aspire for our priest-in-charge to:

  • work alongside us as a team member
  • seek consensus and shared ministry to develop a culture of church family
  • recognize and nurture the talents of each congregant and encourage lay ministry to grow our congregation in spirit and number
  • support and help us grow in our understanding of God’s abundant love for all of God’s diverse creation
  • provide effective administrative leadership of our church

We have a beautiful, recently remodeled and accessible church building and a 3 bedroom, 2 bath Rectory.  We are located in the second largest city in Iowa that is home to 3 colleges, a diverse population, and the Eastern Iowa Airport.  There is excitement and energy in our congregation upon which we want to continue to build.  We look forward to partnering with our new priest-in-charge to grow in our faith.

More information is provided in our church profile and portfolio at the job posting.

Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
To apply, please send a letter of interest, current portfolio, and resume to the Rev. Meg Wagner, Missioner for Congregational Development, Transitions, and Reconciliation, at mwagner@iowaepiscopal.org. You can also reach her by phone at (515) 277-6165.
Application Deadline
10/07/2022
Link to the job posting or application
https://www.iowaepiscopal.org/churches-in-transition
Website
https://christepiscopal.org or FB Christ Episcopal Cedar Rapids