Rector

Hendersonville, NC
Type: Clergy
Posted Feb 19, 2021
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
St. James Episcopal Church
Address
Hendersonville, NC
Job Description
St. James Episcopal Church is located in the medium sized town of Hendersonville in the southern Blue Ridge mountains of Western North Carolina. St. James is an active (60% of members active in church related ministries), large program sized parish. While comprised of mostly retirees, it is a parish that continues to grow with 20% new members in the past 4 years. St. James is looking for a priest who will come and work alongside them to respond to the mission of God in their context: to provide enlightening sermons; to expand Christian formation opportunities for people of all ages; to engage is social justice initiatives in the town and wider county; to expand their evangelistic initiatives and how to connect newcomers’ gifts with the needs of the world; enhance communication and day to day parish administration; strategic leadership development; pastoral care in these new times. The next rector will need a minimum of 5 years experience.
Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Please send Cover Letter (addressed to the Discernment Committee), Resume and OTM Profile to The Rev. Canon Augusta Anderson – canonaugusta@dioceswnc.org
Application Deadline
04/02/2021
Link to the job posting or application
www.stjamesepiscopal.com/about-us/rector-search.html
Website
www.stjamesepiscopal.com