Priest-in-Charge to become Rector

West Palm Beach, FL
Type: Clergy
Posted Apr 5, 2021
Job Title
Priest-in-Charge to become Rector
Name of church or organization
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church
Address
West Palm Beach, FL
Job Description
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, nestled in the heart of Palm Beach County, Florida, (a Mission church seeking Parish Status) is searching for a Priest. Our congregation wishes to welcome an open, accepting and engaging individual who can embrace and respect our diversity, and work harmoniously with the Vestry and ministry leaders to guide our congregation, spiritually, inclusively and with empathy.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Support the parish leadership in continuing to grow our various ministries, increase social interaction and community involvement.
  • Show their love for Jesus and is an example of Jesus’ life, sharing the joy of the Gospel within and without the church.
  • Deliver dynamic and thought provoking scriptural sermons that are relevant to our everyday life and will further enhance our worship experience through music.

Over the last 4 years, under the leadership of the Vestry, Ministry leaders and Supply priests we have been able to maintain our membership and upgrade our facilities. In addition to the Church our facilities include: 1) the Rectory, 2) Church Offices with an attached Early Childhood Center including a fenced-in playground, 3) The Youth House and 4) The Parish Hall.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Sunday services, and other services as appropriate
  • Providing Pastoral Care
  • Helping oversee the Parish Office and Staff
  • Joining us in support of our Parish Outreach and In-Reach ministries
  • Interacting with the community and maintaining a good relationship with the Diocese.

To learn more about our Church visit our website at www.stchristopherswpbfl.com.

Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
To express your interest in the position, please send a cover letter, your resume and OTM profile, and a list of references to the Revd. Canon Licia B. Affer, 525 NE 15th Street, Miami, FL 33132 or licia@diosef.org
Application Deadline
04/30/2021
Website
www.stchristopherswpbfl.com