Rector

Monroe, LA
Type: Clergy
Posted May 22, 2019
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
Grace Episcopal Church
Job Location
Monroe, LA
Job Description
Grace Episcopal Church in Monroe, Louisiana, is steeped in tradition yet recognizes the need to keep up in a dynamic and rapidly changing world. Established in 1847, Grace Episcopal Church is the mother church of the Monroe Convocation, and four of our previous rectors have been elected bishop.Our rector will be crucial to helping us move forward together.

Grace Church and School are uniquely positioned in the Garden District of Monroe and serve as a beacon of positive influence in this older neighborhood that has seen a resurgence of growth and restoration in recent years. We are a combined body of individuals who care deeply about each other, our successes, our failures, our community, our spirituality, and our service. We firmly believe we are moving in the right direction. There is strong leadership in place dedicated to guiding all of us through our current place in this ongoing journey. The congregation supports our mission to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ through our prayers and worship, proclaiming the Gospel, and through the promotion of justice, peace, and love.

We are looking for a priest who is: Motivational and Motivated, Inspiring and Inspired, Energetic, Collaborative, Excellent, Communicator, Organized, Positive, Loving, Nurturing, Friendly but Firm, Listener, Patient, Kind, Visionary, Encouraging, Empowering, Open Minded, Compassionate, Respectful, Brave, Well Versed Theologically, and Prayerful.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
If you are interested, please contact Canon John Bedingfield, Canon to the Ordinary, at canonjohn@epiwla.org, or 318-433-1304 (ext. 225).
Application Deadline
07/09/2019
Link to the job posting or application
https://www.otmportfolio.org/portfolios/community/40520
Website
www.gracechurchmonroe.org