Rector

Danville, KY
Type: Clergy
Posted Apr 27, 2021
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
Trinity Episcopal Church
Address
Danville, KY
Job Description
Trinity is a congregation that values its identity as an inclusive and loving community that is energized by our spiritual practice. We have spent a significant amount of time discerning our direction during this transition, particularly during the pandemic. We are excited about our future and also realize the challenges our church faces as we exit a year with little face-to-face interaction.We see this as a great moment for our parish ‒ a moment of opportunity ‒ that we hope to share with our new rector.

We hope to:
● Provide opportunities for leaders and members to learn about different approaches to serving those living on the margins of society
● Explore different aspects of healing and reconciliation and how the church might become more intentionally engaged in these efforts
● Introduce best practices in family ministry that encompass parents, youth, and children
● Offer different models for education and spiritual formation that are a good fit for the church
● Focus on pastoral care and outreach for members of every age in the congregation

We seek a Rector who is:
● Engaged in their personal growth and development both intellectually and spiritually
● Knowledgeable in resources that offer effective strategies and tactics for a church culture
characterized by spiritual practice and hospitality
● Effective in leading worship and preaching
● Able to and interested in creating a family life ministry that successfully attracts participants
● Interested in developing a Christian education and formation ministry that reaches people at every age and stage of life
● Relationally oriented and has an ability to develop opportunities for members to form relationships that fit their particular lifestyle and needs
● Willing to call and equip members for ministry and leadership

Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Please submit your OTM profile, cover letter, and resume to The Rev. Canon Elise Johnstone at elise@diolex.org
Application Deadline
05/13/2021
Link to the job posting or application
www.trinitydanville.org/parish-profile
Website
www.trinitydanville.org