Rector

Lake Charles, LA
Type: Clergy
Posted Jun 3, 2019
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
Good Shepherd Episcopal Church
Job Location
Lake Charles, LA
Job Description
Good Shepherd is historic in architecture, rich in tradition, faithful in service, fertile for growth and eager for whatever God’s plan is for us.  We are a diverse group, yet respectful of one another.  As a community of faith, we take great pride in our: church history; modern successes; and possibilities for growth.  We hope to continue to grow and learn through our faith life, missions, and outreach.
Good Shepherd is a liturgical church with different styles of worship.  The church provides various worship times, Rite 1 and Rite II services, and services enhanced by music or a more solemn service without a focus on music. We also provide the school students with weekly Eucharist, a much more relaxed service.
We are looking for someone who is:
• A skilled administrator who can build an effective lay/clergy team to meet the needs of the parish.
• A spiritual mentor for everyone in our parish.
• Someone who will embrace and work collaboratively with the school community — PK2-8th  (soon to be 12th grades)
• A preacher grounded in faith who will preach with clarity and lead us to live the Gospel in our daily lives.
• A dynamic leader who can inspire and encourage each of us to answer God’s call to ministry in the church and community.
Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Interested person should call, email or write:
Canon John Bedingfield
Canon to the Ordinary
Diocese of Western Louisiana
PO Box 4330
Pineville, LA 71361
canonjohn@epiwla.org
318-442-1304 (ext 225)
Application Deadline
07/02/2019
Link to the job posting or application
https://www.otmportfolio.org/node/40521/revisions/293800/view
Website
www.goodshepherd-lc.com