Rector

Saranac Lake, NY
Type: Clergy
Posted Oct 4, 2018
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
Church of St. Luke The Beloved Physician
Job Location
Saranac Lake, NY
Job Description
St. Luke’s has a strong history of outreach, mission and community service. We host a biweekly Community Lunch Box, coat drives, seasonal Grace Pantry. We also have a long history of prayer groups, book groups, bible study as a continued focus on spiritual development. Sitting on the Ecumenical Council we support Samaritan House, transitional housing for the homeless. We work to live into our mission “We seek to bear witness to the transformative power of Jesus Christ’s redeeming work and holy life by being Christ’s hands and feet for all people as we worship, celebrate, and serve”. We are a diverse, open and friendly faith community seeking to grow ourselves and our church family. The next Rector will find an involved worship community of active believers who find the liturgy central to our worship, welcome thoughtful and challenging preaching focused on the gospel, and delight in the variety of music central to our services. We are believers who care for one another and the community as a family.

The village of Saranac Lake is surrounded by lakes and mountains, with innumerable spots for hiking, camping, swimming and boating, fishing, mountain climbing and winter sports.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Contact Elizabeth Strickland estrickland@albanydiocese.org 518-692-3350 x504
Application Deadline
12/31/2018
Link to the job posting or application
www.episcopalchurch.org/transition-ministry
Website
stlukessaranaclake.org