EPC Opportunity List
Updated May 23, 2013
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CIRCLEVILLE EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, CIRCLEVILLE, NY - a congregation of 100+ members and attendees is seeking a full-time Senior Pastor to equip the congregation for ministry, development of spiritual gifts and discipleship and to continue the thriving VBS and sports outreach as well as their commitment to local and global mission. Circleville EPC, established in 1841, is nestled in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains, 70 miles northwest from New York City in Orange County, New York. The individual selected for this position must be a seminary graduate and ordained or eligible for ordination by the EPC. Interested applicants should send their Personal Information Form to Search Committee Chairman Sharon Frost at or by mail to Circleville Evangelical Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 141, Circleville, NY 10919. Click here for a copy of their Church Information Form.
COMMUNITY EVANGELISTIC EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, KNOXVILLE, TN – seeking a Senior Pastor who will be responsible for providing, on a full-time basis, the day-to-day pastoral duties for a culturally diverse 200+ member congregation located in an urban environment. In addition to providing pastoral duties, other duties and qualifications include but are not limited to:
- Gifted (by the Holy Spirit) as a Pastor-Teacher
- Degreed and seminary trained (required)
- Reformed theological views (required)
- EPC ordination or eligibility for ordination (required)
- Maturity, having at least 5+ years in ministering the Word of God (experience as an Assistant or Associate Pastor will be considered)
- Hands on experience with developing, implementing and maintaining an urban ministry
- Willingness to increase cultural diversity within the local church body
- Leadership ability to initiate and support Children and Youth Ministries
- Willingness to develop other Inreach Ministries
- Proven ability for developing an Outreach Ministry within the community
- Good administrative skills
- Strong verbal and written communications skills
- Experience in counseling
- Visit the sick and shut-in
Interested candidates should submit their resume with cover letter to Community Evangelistic Evangelical Presbyterian Church, PO Box 14579, Knoxville, TN 37914, Attention: Pastor Search Committee.
COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, SIMSBURY, CT (also known as “The Barn”) – a congregation of 180 members and attenders, is prayerfully seeking a full-time Senior Pastor. CPC is located on 36 acres in the Farmington River Valley, 10 miles northwest of Hartford. The property includes a retreat center, staff houses, an outdoor worship area, a baptismal brook and the renovated barn with attached celebration hall.
The Barn's major goals are:
- To be a welcoming refuge where people at various stages of their Christian walk deepen their faith through the work of the Holy Spirit in biblical preaching, listening prayer, study of Scripture and a loving Christ-centered community.
- To be a conspicuous beacon of hope and service for the surrounding community.
- To equip people of all ages to be disciples and missionaries to the community and the world.
Ministries of the church include:
- A retreat center and prayer ministry
- A week-long summer day camp serving multiple towns and churches
- Men's, women's and small group ministries
- An active youth ministry
- Domestic and international missions
A qualified applicant will:
- Be guided by the Holy Spirit
- Have 5 or more years of pastoral experience
- Be ordained or eligible for ordination in the EPC
- Have a seminary degree and Reformed theology
- Be an effective communicator
- Be a leader of leaders
- Preaching and teaching
- Equipping the congregation for service
- Overseeing and providing pastoral care
- Supporting church ministries and building community
- Supervising the church's staff and operations
Click here for a copy of CPC’s Church Information Form. Interested applicants should send their EPC Personal Information Form (PIF), cover letter and resume by email to the Pastor Nominating Committee at or by mail to Covenant Presbyterian Church, 124 Old Farms Road, Simsbury, CT 06070, Attention: Pastor Nominating Committee.
EASTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, WICHITA, KS - seeking a Senior Pastor, a gifted preacher/teacher, providing spiritual leadership and vision to the congregation, committed to equipping the body for effective and meaningful ministry and outreach, exemplifying strong godly character. Eastminster currently has 1,744 church members composed of individuals and families actively involved in business, professional careers, education, medicine, engineering, stay-at-home parents and retirees. The 40 acre campus is located on the northeast side of Wichita, KS in an area that is rapidly growing. This fall Eastminster was formally welcomed into the EPC family of churches, and the congregation eagerly awaits not only a new Senior Pastor, but the development of close working relationships within the EPC community.
Study of the Word of God and its centrality to all of life is foundational in all ministries of the church. Eastminster supports and promotes a strong Christian education program for all ages both on Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings. Many opportunities for spiritual growth are provided in classes and small groups. Eastminster is a generous congregation and is passionately committed to an aggressive Missions outreach: local, national and international. Quality of worship at Eastminster is highly valued which is demonstrated in both a love for and an excellence in its worship music ministry.
Adopted in 2000, Eastminster operates under a vision statement of “Being and Making Disciples.”
Please click here for Eastminster’s CIF and here for a complete job description. Applicants for the Senior Pastor position are asked to submit their PIF form via e-mail to Susan Lear, Search Committee Chair, at or by mail to Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Attn: Pastor Search Committee, 1958 N Webb Road, Wichita, KS 67202.
EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF PLANT CITY, FL - seeking a full-time Senior Pastor who:
- Will preach, pray and be with the people
- Loves God, has a vision for equipping the saints and a program for discipleship
- Can help disciples in Christ discover their spiritual gifts and apply them in their daily walk.
EPC of Plant City is a 300+ member church that loves the Lord and each other. They are a body of followers of Jesus Christ, Reformed in their theology, Presbyterian in their polity and very active in both local and global missions. To learn more about them, please be sure to visit their website (www.epcpc.org) or view their Church Information Form.
The church sits on a 25 acre campus in beautiful Plant City, Florida - The Winter Strawberry Capital of the world. Plant City is geographically located in the middle of the west coast of Florida, approximately 25 miles east of Tampa (close to the beautiful beaches) and 70 miles west of Orlando. Plant City is located in northeast Hillsborough County, the fourth largest county in Florida.
The city limits consist of 28 square miles, and includes approximately 35,000 residents. The city has adopted the theme of “Embracing the Future, While Preserving the Past” as it captures the residents’ desire to adapt and plan for expected growth, while protecting the enduring assets and hometown charm of Plant City. Visit www.plantcitygov.com to learn more about this wonderful city and surrounding areas.
The mission statement of EPC of Plant City, Florida is:
- Equip God’s People
- Proclaim Christ
- Change the World
They are looking for that leader who is:
- Gifted by the Holy Spirit as a preacher and teacher of the truth in God’s holy word to equip God’s people
- Inspires members to continue to grow in their faith in order to share the Gospel and lead others to Christ.
If you believe God is calling you to explore the possibility of serving this church, please submit a request for additional information to .
FAITH EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ROCHESTER HILLS, MI - seeks a full-time Senior Pastor. The individual selected for this position must be a seminary graduate and ordained (or ordainable) by the EPC. Individual qualifications and ministry responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Personally committed to God's Word through a deep, abiding love and faith in Jesus Christ, reflected in every aspect of your life
- Committed to uncompromised expository preaching of God's Word
- Recognized as spiritually gifted in the position of Pastor/Teacher
- Delights to be with God's people: warm, welcoming, encouraging and relational
- A demonstrated and strong commitment to shepherding the flock
- Has a strong passion for reaching the lost for Christ both in their community and beyond
- Demonstrated ability to develop staff and leaders within the church body
- Firmly committed to the Reformed theology of the EPC denomination
- A minimum of five years in ministering the Word of God as an Associate and/or Senior Pastor
Click here for a complete position description.
Faith Church arose out of a group of people meeting in homes in 1983 and joined the Evangelical Presbyterian Church denomination in 1985 with the calling of the first pastor. The congregation has regular Sunday morning worship attendance of 200. The mission of the Faith Church congregation is to reach the lost for Christ, grow the found to maturity, so they can reach the lost for Christ. The Bible and the Gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ will always be the foundation, the focus and the fuel for all that is said and done at Faith Church.
Faith Church is located on approximately seven and a half acres in a northern suburb of the Detroit metropolitan area. The church building and property were developed just five years ago after the congregation spent 20 years meeting in schools. For more information about Faith EPC, go to www.faith-epc.org. If you believe God is calling you to explore the opportunity at Faith Church, please submit a completed EPC Personal Information Form (PIF) or resume to: or by mail to: Pastoral Search Committee, Faith Church, 160 W. Hamlin Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48307.
FIRST ARMENIAN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (FAPC), FRESNO, CA - seeking to fill its vacant Senior Pastor position.
FAPC has been part of the Fresno community for over 115 years. They are currently affiliated with the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) and Armenian Evangelical Union of North America (AEUNA).
All candidates must be male, have a minimum of 10 years pastoral experience in the leading of worship, pastoral care, discipleship programs, missions, evangelism and Christian education programs. A passion for the Lord is required along with a heart to serve, evangelize and disciple all generations with a special focus on the Armenian community. Proficiency in the English and Armenian language is required. All pastoral respondents will remain confidential.
If God is leading you to apply, then they encourage you to initiate the application process by submitting a Personal Information Form (PIF) along with your resume/CV to Chairman, Pastor Nominating Committee, First Armenian Presbyterian Church, 430 S. First Street, Fresno, CA 93702, or via e-mail to for a copy of their Church Information Form.
Applications should be submitted by July 1, 2013. If you have any questions, please contact their PNC Chairperson at or call (559) 250-6759. They look forward to hearing from you.
FIRST EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, FRANKFORT, IN – seeks a full-time Senior Pastor to serve an active, mission-minded congregation of approximately 300. Set in a small rural Indiana community of 16,000+ people, Frankfort offers: new schools, outstanding library facilities, beautiful parks and many other features including the extension of Ivy Tech Community College which is under construction.
First Evangelical Presbyterian’s mission includes:
- Making God great among them and in the world (Exaltation)
- Leading others to Christ and discipling them (Edification)
- Extending the Gospel to our community and the world (Evangelism)
They seek a pastor who:
- Loves the Lord and stands on Biblical Truth
- Preaches and teaches with the purpose of growing faith and knowledge so that their daily lives will reflect their relationship with Jesus Christ
- Has a heart for missions
- Has leadership qualities necessary to lead a staff consisting of an Associate Pastor, Director of Worship/Music, Director of Care Ministry, Organist/Keyboardist, Office Manager and custodial staff
Interested applicants should direct their EPC Personal Information Form (PIF) no later than June 15, 2013 to Eric Davis, Pastor Search Committee Chairman at or by mail to: Pastor Search Committee, First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 352 W Clinton St., Frankfort, IN 46041 - Attn: Eric Davis. Click here for a copy of their Church Information Form (CIF).
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, WEST MEMPHIS, AR – a congregation of185+ members and attendees is seeking a full-time Pastor who will provide strong and loving leadership while bolding preaching God’s Word. They want someone who, through Christ-centered teaching, will provide encouragement and inspiration leading to an atmosphere of revival.
First Presbyterian Church was dismissed from the PCUSA on 10-14-2012 and is in the process of full and formal admittance into the EPC family. They are looking for a Pastor who can skillfully guide them through this transitional period and beyond. The individual selected must be a seminary graduate and ordained or be ordainable by the EPC. Previous pastoral experience is preferred. Please view the complete position description for more information regarding the pastoral expectations, duties and responsibilities and qualifications for this position.
West Memphis, AR, population 28,000, is located on the Mississippi River only 15 minutes from downtown Memphis, TN. Nearby Marion, AR, population 13,000, is minutes away. The area affords many school opportunities and boasts of small town living with big city conveniences.
More information about First Presbyterian Church is available in their Church Information Form. Interested applicants should send their Personal Information Form to Pat Lackey at or by mail to Mr. Grafton Moore, 807 N Roselawn, West Memphis, AR, 72301.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, WASKOM, TX - a congregation with about 35 average attendance on Sunday seeks a full-time Senior Pastor. Waskom sits next to the Louisiana border, with about 350,000 people within a 25 mile radius, including Shreveport, LA. The church is 125 years old this year and has a historic brick structure built in 1930, which is in good condition and adequate for growth. They seek a pastor who preaches the Word boldly, and can teach and disciple the flock. The church seeks to grow, and with the large population nearby, hopes to grow to 75 to 100 who are active in the church. There are no EPC churches in the Shreveport area. The congregation is Christ-centered, loving, and generous. The church has no debt and has been able to pay a full time pastor’s salary and benefits and improve the facilities from current income.
The church is one block from the middle school, and they recently restarted their youth group. It has 20 to 30 in attendance each week, and has helped the church grow in the past. Their youth intern is doing a great job, and the Senior Pastor would supervise and work with him.
Please send a resume and other information to Search Committee Chairman Gene Forsythe at . First Presbyterian’s Church Information Form is available upon request.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF LAREDO (EPC), LAREDO, TX - is seeking a Pastor who meets these qualifications:
- biblically based and theologically sound
- mature in faith
- an effective speaker and teacher
- will work to grow the church
- ordained by the EPC or eligible for ordination by the EPC
The pastor will lead and plan worship services, moderate session meetings, assist Ruling Elders in church management, visit the sick and be actively involved in cultivating relationships with local churches of other denominations. Guidance on topics for Bible studies, Sunday school and catechism (when needed) will be gratefully received.
First Presbyterian Church of Laredo is over 130 years old. Currently, they are a 13 member congregation with average attendance of 19. The church, though small in number, owns its own building. Their stewardship has allowed them to completely cover the cost of their facilities, which include a chapel with pipe organ and seating for 275, pastor's office and a fellowship hall consisting of a kitchen, offices and Sunday school classrooms. The fellowship hall has been used by mission workers as a home base complete with showers.
The pastor position at present is for a tent-maker, but it is the desire of the Session that as the church grows the pastor will become full-time. The total salary/benefit package is set for the mid-30s, and will include salary, insurance and housing allowance divided to address the needs of the pastor and his family.
Interested candidates should send their Personal Information Form to the Search Committee through the church e-mail address at .
GLENDALE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL – seeking a Pastor for this historically-rooted church with a ninety year history and seventy-seven regular attendees. They are located in the Florida panhandle within an hour of the world's most beautiful beaches. It is the mission of Glendale Presbyterian Church to establish a vital and growing community of believers in rural North Walton County and beyond. They seek to be a place where people of all ages can build relationships, grow in faith and experience Christ’s grace and power where they live, learn, work and play. GPC is alive and worth the drive! More can be learned about the church at www.glendalechurch.org. Interested candidates should contact search committee chairman Joshua Simmons at .
LAKE FOREST CHURCH, HUNTERSVILLE, NC - a 14-year-old, vibrant and rapidly-growing congregation of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, is seeking a Pastor for its third campus in the Denver, North Carolina area, just north of Charlotte. The laser beam vision of LFC is reaching people who have given up on church but not on God. They presently are a church of 1500–2000 people in four services between two campuses. In the planning for over a year, the need for their third campus is motivated by the growing need for their unique ministry in the west Lake Norman area.
Are you a spiritual entrepreneur and pastor? Can you knit together and build a community of spiritual skeptics, explorers and committed Christians? Do you recognize your own brokenness and are able to pastor others who also are? Can you nurture and coalesce a band of believers and non-believers, wherever they are on their journey? If this quickens your heart, then they want to hear from you.
- Spiritual leader of the regional congregation
- Work with other LFC pastors to cast and execute the Lake Forest vision
- Identify, recruit and develop key ministry leaders and teams, both staff and volunteer
- Lead the weekly worship services
- Pastor the congregation
- The first choice is for live preaching, with the Campus Pastor preaching regularly at this campus
- Manage the campus budget with oversight from the Executive Director and Elders
- A clear and compelling testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a life that reflects the fruit of the Holy Spirit
- An experienced track record of self-motivated building, growth and development for the Kingdom
- Must successfully undergo assessment for church planting gifts required for a startup church
- Preaching gifts commensurate with the Lake Forest preaching team
- Undergraduate degree required and M.Div. preferred
This position reports directly to the Executive Director and works closely with the Lead Pastor and the Pastoral Leadership Team.
If you feel called to inquire, please send your letter of inquiry with resume to Suzanne Powell, Executive Assistant, at . Please put “Campus Pastor” in the subject line of your e-mail. Visit Lake Forest Church’s website to find out more about them at www.lakeforest.org.
MEMORIAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, SAN AUGUSTINE, TX - a small church located deep in the Piney Woods of East Texas, between Toledo Bend and Sam Rayburn Lakes, is seeking a half to full-time committed gifted preacher/teacher providing spiritual leadership to proclaim the Gospel through word and deed. This 52 member congregation with small town values shares a true caring for one another and the community. Because of the saints who have gone before and the members of the church through the years who have remained faithful to Christ and his mission, the church will celebrate its 175th Anniversary on June 2, 2013. Memorial Park was dismissed from PCUSA on Oct. 20, 2012 and is in the process of full and formal admittance to the Evangelical Presbyterian Church family.
As a small church, the compensation would be a competitive salary negotiated based on the church’s current budget. The church is debt free and owns its property including a manse.
Interested applicants should send their Personal Information Form (PIF) as well as a cover letter and resume’ to John Butts, PO Box 691, San Augustine, TX 75972 or by e-mail to . Questions regarding this opening should be directed to John by e-mail as well or phone 936-275-0009.
PIONEER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, WINTERS, CA – is seeking a part-time solo Pastor for this small church in a small town of 6,000 that sits within 15 miles of UC Davis in Davis, CA and Vacaville, CA. Winters is an easy 40 minute commute from Sacramento and an hour from San Francisco and the Bay area. The culture of Pioneer itself is changing and continuing to grow spiritually with a focus on sound Biblical teaching. They currently have Bible studies Sunday through Thursday for men, women and youth. Of these studies, the Men’s Breakfast Study and the midweek dinner and Bible study are pastor-led. “essenTials” is a food and clothing ministry open on Wednesdays in their fellowship hall. Pioneer offers healing prayer and has a Healing Prayer Service once a month in partnership with Templo Jesuchristo es la Respuesta (TJR), the Hispanic congregation that meets on the Pioneer campus. TJR is a growing, Spanish speaking congregation that shares the campus daily. Pioneer worships authentically through hymns, contemporary praise, Maranatha and country gospel. The worship team meets weekly to select the songs that best fit the text they have been studying through the week. They are accustomed to partnering with a God who answers prayer. It is a coming-together in the presence of God as a small, intimate family.
Pioneer is one of the oldest churches in town. It is blessed with a beautiful Sanctuary that was built in 1983 and a large fellowship hall which is a well-known landmark in town. It is equipped with a large kitchen, stage and meeting area. Pioneer recently completed a building project that added two small classrooms and two handicapped accessible bathrooms to the fellowship hall creating a more balanced campus with space to conduct small group Bible Studies as well as large events.
Pioneer is seeking pastoral leadership and they are willing to consider a Church Planter/Redeveloper, a Commissioned Pastor or a Tentmaker. Their desire is for a spiritual leader with the gift of evangelism and preaching. They are a small congregation blessed with strong lay Bible teachers and poised to grow.
Please click here to view their Church Information Form. If you are interested, please contact the Pastor Search Committee at or mail your PIF or resume and Statement of Faith to Pioneer Presbyterian Church, 205 Russell Street, Winters, CA 95694.
WABASH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AT ORIO, (RURAL) ALLENDALE, IL – seeks a Bible centered full-time Pastor to provide spiritual leadership and day-to-day pastoral duties to the congregation of 90 members. WPC is located in southeast Illinois in rural Wabash County and sits on 12 acres. The property includes the church, conference center with sleeping facilities, manse, community building, open air pavilion, lit soft ball field and cemetery. The church has a long history of over 190 years (founded in 1822) and is strong in its Christian beliefs. Known for its generous giving, WPC is mission-minded both locally and globally. There are many skills and talents within the congregation including those to fulfill the leadership of the church in the absence of a Pastor as well as necessary church-wide tasks. Applicants should forward their Personal Information Form in care of the Search Committee Chair at Wabash Presbyterian Church at Orio, 11188 N 2300 Road, Allendale, IL 62410 or by e-mail to .
ARGYLE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ARGYLE, NY - is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor for a newly-created position. The church anticipates that the Associate Pastor will oversee the Christian Education program of the church, as well as assist the Senior Pastor in the overall leadership of the church in areas such as teaching, preaching, leading worship, discipleship, pastoral care and leadership development.
The Argyle Presbyterian Church, built in 1874, has a long history of faithful believers. Average worship attendance is currently about 230, and includes a broad spectrum of ages. Study of the Bible is a priority in the church, and there are numerous small group Bible Studies and growth groups meeting regularly. Youth ministry is also a high priority, and lay persons run Young Life and WyldLife programs.
Desired qualifications for this position:
- Ordained or eligible for ordination in the EPC
- Passion for sharing the Gospel
- Desire and gifts to reach and disciple new believers and help them assimilate into the current family of believers.
Argyle is a small town of 4000 in a beautiful rural area between Saratoga and the Lake George region. It is nestled in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains in New York, and borders the Green Mountains of Vermont.
For more information about Argyle Presbyterian Church, visit their website at www.argylepresbyterian.org and review their Church Information Form. Interested candidates may e-mail questions or submit their completed Personal Information Form, along with a resume to .
BELLEVUE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, GAP, PA - is seeking a full-time Assistant Pastor to assist in the pastoral services of their church and the larger community, as well as in the administration of the church in order to provide for the spiritual growth, the ongoing mission outreach and the work of the church.
Bellevue is a family of faith who lifts up the name of Jesus Christ in worship, teaches the truth of Christ to those who follow him, and shows the way to Christ to those who do not know him.
- A strong faith in Jesus Christ and a desire to nurture such a faith in others
- A commitment to the work and ministry of the Church of Jesus Christ
- An ability to work with others in a loving and caring manner and to reflect the love and concern of Jesus Christ in one’s daily life and work
- An enthusiasm for ministry, a love for people and the ability to work with all ages
- An ordained minister approved by the Evangelical Presbyterian Church
- A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and a Master of Divinity degree or its equivalent from an accredited college, university or seminary
- Effective organizational and writing skills
- Proficient computer skills; a comfort level with technology and utilization of social media to facilitate open sharing of information with the congregation
- Share preaching and teaching responsibilities
- Oversee mission outreach
- Facilitate and encourage growth of small groups
- Assist with pastoral care
Bellevue Presbyterian Church transitioned to the EPC in January 2011. They are a 200 year old congregation with over 400 members in southeastern Pennsylvania. Lush green rolling hills frame the town as they lie one hour west of Philadelphia.
The following links will provide more information about Bellevue and its outreaches, as well as information regarding beautiful Lancaster County:
KIRK OF THE HILLS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, TULSA, OK – a 2200 member congregation is looking for an Assistant Pastor of Adult Discipleship. Responsibilities include Sunday morning discipleship, small groups, men’s and women’s ministry and occasional preaching. This position also serves with four other pastors on the senior leadership team that works closely with the ruling elders to provide spiritual direction for the Kirk. A person considered for this position must have a high view of the authority of Scripture, a love for Christ and be a team player. Candidates must have an M. Div., and ordination in a Reformed body or on their way to completing an M. Div. and a commitment to Reformed theology.
Interested candidates should e-mail their PIF or resume to Dr. Wayne Hardy at or by mail to Kirk of the Hills Presbyerian Church, 4102 E. 61st Street, Tulsa, OK 74136.
NEW HOPE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, FORT MYERS, FL – is seeking a long-term Associate Pastor for Christian Education and Family Ministry who is confident of his/her calling to ministry. The qualified candidate will seek God first and has a heart for education through Christian development and family ministry. This is an exciting opportunity for the right pastor to join a caring congregation and a growing community.
New Hope is a relatively new church, having joined the EPC just four years ago. They are a regional church with two traditional services and one contemporary service. Membership is just over 1,000 with 700+ attending seasonally and 500+ year-round. New Hope is a Reformed congregation with a mission and family oriented ministry. New Hope Christian Education includes programming from infant through senior adult ministries.
Fort Myers is located on the gulf coast of Florida, south of Tampa and just north of Naples. It serves as the historical and governmental hub of Lee County. Please visit the following links for information about the church and their beautiful community:
New Hope Presbyterian Church – www.newhopefortmyers.org
Lee County Information – www.lee-county.com
Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce – www.fortmyers.org
Fort Myers/Sanibel Travel & Vacation Information - www.fortmyers-sanibel.com
If you think this call is for you, please read New Hope’s Church Information Form and Mission Statement and Core Values. Interested applicants should send their EPC Personal Information Form (PIF) or direct any questions by e-mail to .
SOUTHPORT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (SPC), INDIANAPOLIS, IN – seeks a full-time Associate Pastor to complete their pastoral staff. SPC is a 1300+ member congregation in south suburban Indianapolis (a city of 800,000). The church has a rich 180+ year history and seeks to fulfill their mission to “Love God, Love Each Other and Serve the World” through major emphases on worship, missions, ministry service and LifeGroups. Individuals interested in this position are encouraged to review SPC’s Church Information Form and visit their website at www.southportpc.org. They are seeking an Associate Pastor who enjoys working in team settings, who is invigorated by seasons of dynamic energy and change and who is looking to put down roots in a church community that seeks to boldly follow Christ’s leading. SPC joined the EPC on January 1, 2010. Candidates ordained in the EPC are welcome as are those of other Reformed Traditions, but EPC ordination will be required of anyone accepting this position. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their Personal Information Form to , indicating “Pastor Search” in the subject line.
TRINITY COMMUNITY CHURCH (TCC), CLOVIS, CA - seeks a full-time Assistant Pastor to work alongside the Senior Pastor who anticipates a modification of his current responsibilities over the next 3 – 5 years. The career path of the individual selected is expected to move from the initial position of Assistant Pastor to Associate Pastor, with the possibility of transitioning to full-time Senior Pastor within a 3-7 year timeframe. The individual selected for this position must be a seminary graduate and ordained (or working toward ordination) by the EPC. Individual qualifications and ministry responsibilities:
- Firmly committed to the Reformed theology of the EPC
- Personally committed to God’s Word through a deep, passionate, abiding love and faith in Jesus Christ, reflected in every aspect of your life
- Committed to uncompromised expository preaching of God’s Word (initially 1 - 2 times per month)
- Has a strong passion for Missions and reaching the lost - locally, nationally and internationally
- Delights to be with God's people: warm, welcoming, encouraging and relational
- Recognized as spiritually gifted in the position of Pastor-Teacher
- A minimum of 5 years in ministering the Word of God as an Assistant, Associate or Senior Pastor
- Leadership and administrative skills capable of shepherding what is likely to be a 1,000 member congregation within the next 5 years
- Strong verbal and written communications skills
- Responsible for developing and nurturing their ministry to young and middle aged families, emphasizing discipleship, evangelism and men’s ministries
- Responsible for coming alongside the Senior Pastor to support existing ministries and accomplish a seamless transition to Senior Pastor/Head of Staff responsibilities
- Demonstrated ability to develop staff and leaders within the church while initially leading from the “second chair”
- Focused and strong commitment to shepherding the flock
TCC transitioned to the Evangelical Presbyterian Church in September of 2009. The congregation has regular Sunday A.M. worship attendance of 600 adults and 900 total on campus including children/students. Trinity Community has been blessed with significant growth in recent years, both in numbers and in spiritual maturity. The leadership of Trinity believes that when God’s people are taught well, brought into a right relationship with Him through repentance and faith in Jesus Christ and equipped properly for His kingdom work – they will have a natural desire to share Him with others. The Bible and the Gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ will always be the foundation, the focus and fuel for all that is said and done at Trinity.
Trinity Community Church is located on 22 acres in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley, near the foothills just east of the City of Fresno. The surrounding community is suburban, located in close proximity to agricultural farmland, the Central California Coast, the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, and Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks. For more information about Trinity Community Church please go to www.trinitycc.com. If you believe God is calling you to explore the possibility of serving TCC in this current and future capacity, please submit a completed EPC Personal Information Form (PIF) or resume/CV to or by mail to Nathan Belknap, Trinity Community Church, 12168 N. Willow Ave., Clovis, CA 93619.
WARSAW EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, WARSAW, IN – a church of 400 located in northern Indiana is seeking a unique individual with the rare combination of leadership and pastoral and organizational skills to be a member of their pastoral staff. As a member of the pastoral leadership, the Assistant Pastor will assist in the Mission of WEPC and demonstrate their Core Values of G R A C E in all aspects of their ministry within the church and community. Please visit www.warsawpresby.org to review Warsaw’s Mission Statement and Core Values and to learn more about their ministries, staff and focus.
The Assistant Pastor is responsible for creating, leading and shepherding programs in key areas of the church. The ideal candidate must be charismatic, loyal, honest, straightforward and demonstrate the ability to delegate, sense talent, train and follow up. A Master of Divinity degree is required for this position.
There is a HIGH emphasis on:
- Youth – This individual will plan and implement curriculum and programs which result in graduates who live for Christ
- Small Groups – The Assistant Pastor will enhance and grow this ministry.
Additional responsibilities for this position include:
- Preaching – the Assistant Pastor will have demonstrated skill in preaching the Word of God
- Assimilation and Outreach – the Assistant pastor will support the activities and actions to provide connections to the family of believers through the church
- Pastoral Care – the Assistant Pastor will share in caring for the flock.
Greater Warsaw is an area of approximately 30,000 people and known as the “orthopedic capital of the world.” The city is in Kosciusko County (population 75,000) which offers many activities and more than 100 lakes. Families enjoy small town living with easy commutes to “big city amenities.” The church facility is in downtown Warsaw and houses the Presby Preschool with an annual enrollment of approximately 300 students. Click here for a copy of their Church Information Form.
Interested candidates should submit a completed Personal Information Form to Larry Peppel, Chair of the Assistant Pastor Search Team, at . Questions can be directed to Larry at 574-268-2228.
CENTRAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, SAINT LOUIS, MO (EPC) - is searching for an Assistant Children's Ministry Director to help lead their children's ministry. They are looking for a creative, enthusiastic and teachable leader who has a passion for raising and reaching the next generation of God's people working particularly with ministry to preschool aged children. The Assistant Children's Ministry Director must have a deep and abiding love for Christ, children, families, the Church and be able to teach the gospel. The candidate must have a background in education or children's ministry. This paid, full-time position will require a multi-year commitment. If this position interests you, please send your resume to Central’s Children’s Ministry Administrator, Jenny Zulauf, at .
CENTRAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, SAINT LOUIS, MO - currently looking for a dynamic woman to join them in their pursuit of senior high students for the sake of the Gospel as a paid Student Ministry Intern. They’re looking for someone who desires to get into the lives, schools and homes of students. Responsibilities will include attending Sunday School and Wednesday night programs, spending time with female senior high students outside of church in small group and one-on-one settings, going on any senior high weekend retreats/trips throughout the year, partnering with student ministry volunteers and having a willingness to grow in student ministry philosophy. This is a paid position, requiring approximately 20 hours a week.
If sharing the love of Christ with Senior High students, being a part of a great student ministry community and being developed as a believer gets your heart pumping faster, please send your resume to Melinda Dyk at .
CHERRY CREEK PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ENGLEWOOD, CO – seeks a full-time Director of High School Ministry who is called to teach, shepherd and lead high school students and their families as a part of the larger vision and ministry of the church. They desire a vibrant and mature Christian who practices relational ministry and understands youth culture in a suburban context. They must have a love for and commitment to the Word of God and be capable of equipping and leading a team of volunteers.
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Please e-mail resume and references to Chris Piehl, Pastor of Student and Family Ministry- . Deadline for resumes and references is May 31, 2013.
COLLEGE CORNER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, COLLEGE CORNER, OH – seeking a part-time (10 hours/week) Worship Leader to lead them into greater worship/freedom. Vocal and piano or guitar skills required. College Corner Presbyterian is a 135 member small town church located seven miles from Miami University in Oxford, OH. It is an inter-generational congregation with blended worship styles. For more information contact Jason Bantz at (513) 839-0546.
COLONIAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (CPC), KANSAS CITY, MO – a large, two site church is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministry to serve at the Wornall (Kansas City, MO) Campus. CPC is an ethnically diverse congregation with a strong emphasis on worship and mission - locally, nationally and internationally. The mission of CPC is helping people become passionate, selfless followers of Christ.
The Director of Children’s Ministry will serve under the three pastors, and alongside directors who oversee other areas of the church, intentionally building a cohesive vision for discipleship for all families, serving kids from infants to 5th graders. The DCM will also supervise a children’s ministry staff and be responsible for the administration and coordination of the children’s ministries for infants through 5th grade. Candidates applying for the position must have a college degree, a minimum of four years of children’s ministry experience in a leadership role and a full understanding and acceptance of the history and doctrine of the EPC.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Pastor Drew Henderson at .
COVENANT CHURCH, WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - currently seeking an Assistant Director For Students and Their Families. This is a new role, serving in a church family of 1000+ participants. The Assistant Director For Students and Their Families role exists to assist the Pastor for Students and Their Families in partnering primarily with families and adult and student leaders in order to bring 6th through 12th grade students into relationship with Christ and into healthy relationships with each other. This role also encourages healthy relationships within the families of students and within the body of Christ. This is accomplished through discipling students for a vibrant walk with Christ, equipping parents, and by offering equipping opportunities across the five Discipleship Destinations (Abiding, Learning, Relating, Serving, Reaching).
Covenant Church is looking for a person who possesses a vibrant love for the Lord and a desire to see that same love evident in the lives of students and their families as well as an ability to assist in equipping parents, adult/student leaders and students toward this end. This person will also be characterized by a wise and mature way of relating with others, and possess a heart of humility. This person needs to possess a Bachelor’s degree in Student Ministry or Christian Education, with a minimum 2 years of direct experience in student ministry.
If you sense God may be calling you to serve in this role, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to the Assistant Director For Students and Their Families Search Team, c/o . More information about Covenant is available on their website at www.covenantepc.org. Click here to view a complete position description.
COVENANT CHURCH, WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - a vibrant congregation of 900+ members and attendees is seeking a full-time Worship Arts Pastor to lead the congregation in Christ-centered, God-honoring worship; to lead in the creation and execution of Sunday worship services; and to lead and pastor the Worship Arts Ministry teams.
In addition to these three primary areas of responsibility, the Worship Arts Pastor also has oversight of the children’s music and arts programs and provides for worship support for smaller groups (Elder retreats, leadership training events) and for special services (weddings, memorial services).
Covenant Church is unapologetically Christ-centered and delights in worshiping God; teaching the Scriptures; reaching men, women and children for Christ; forming them as devoted Christ followers; and flinging them out upon the world. Their church family is significantly shaped by the presence of Purdue University two miles from their building. While they are part of the Reformed tradition, they are neither theologically strident nor liturgically narrow. Covenant Church prizes the virtues of grace and humility.
Click here for a more complete job description. Please contact Radonna Fiorini at 765-463-7303, or at , to further explore the position.
FELLOWSHIP EPC, SOUTH LYON, MI - Fellowship Student Ministries is seeking a Middle School Intern who is excited about being used by God to reach and disciple middle school students. This is a one-year, paid internship, with the goal that at the end of one year the intern will have the skills to lead a youth ministry program that produces disciples of Jesus Christ, who in turn can disciple others. For a complete job description go to www.fellowshipepc.org/fsm. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume to Alan Conrow at .
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF FRESNO, FRESNO, CA -- seeks eight to ten college-aged students (18-25 years) for a 9-week paid summer internship. Participants of the Networkers Ministry Program will live with a host family, disciple children and youth, teach, plan events and receive a stipend of $850/month. For more information about the Networker Ministry Program, its qualifications, requirements, or application process, visit www.fpcfresno.org/ministries/networkers.
GASHLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, KANSAS CITY, MO - located on the north side of Kansas City, they are looking for a part-time Director of Children's Ministry to work 20-25 hours a week. The church’s Sunday worship is around 300 with about 20-25 children.
Purpose: To equip families in the raising of their children with the knowledge of God’s Word and love, to nurture children within the church body and to reach out into the community. To implement creative events that help children grow spiritually, emotionally and relationally to God, other children and adults.
Sampling of Qualifications
- Bachelor’s degree preferred
- 3-5 years children’s ministry experience desired
- Committed to vision, values, and beliefs of the church
- Demonstrates evidence of a Christ-like attitude in words and actions
- Loves children and demonstrates patience in dealing with them
- Excellent communication and organizational skills
- Has a desire to share the life of Jesus with children and see them begin and grow in Christian faith.
A comprehensive job description for the position is available on the church website at www.gashland.org/cmsearch.
Interested applicants may send their resume or questions to .
GATEWAY CHURCH (EPC), FINDLAY, OH – is seeking qualified candidates for the position of full-time Children’s Ministry Director. This person will oversee, supervise and develop educational opportunities for nursery, pre-school and school-age children to help them grow and develop in their faith. They would also provide supervision for two part-time staff members. Gateway is a growing church with a modern, vibrant worship experience and upwards of 150-200 children from newborn through 5th grade. Click here for a complete position description. Interested candidates should mail an updated resume and cover letter to Administrative Pastor Scott Long at Gateway Church, 9555 Co. Rd. 9, Findlay, OH 45840 or by e-mail to .
GRACE COVENANT CHURCH, MALVERN, PA - a newly planted church with 200+ members at this time is seeking a part-time Director of Youth Ministry to work with the Youth Ministry Team and Head of Staff in planning, developing, and supervising the youth ministry of the church in accordance with the policies and directions of the Session and the Discipleship Committee. A Bachelor’s Degree in Youth Ministry, Bachelor’s Degree in a related youth ministry major or Bachelor’s Degree with related youth ministry experience is required. A complete Position Description is available through this ad in the online Opportunity List on the EPC website. For more information about the church visit www.gracecovenantepc.org.
Interested applicants should e-mail their resume to Bridgett Lamancusa at .
HOPE EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, GRAYSLAKE, IL – seeks to hire a part-time Director of Music and Church Pianist.
The Director of Music should have a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ and be committed to constantly growing in faith. Work in cooperation with the pastor to coordinate and execute music ministries reflective of each liturgical season. Submit bulletin information to the church secretary weekly. Lead and accompany weekly choir rehearsals and provide training in choral technique. Lead the congregation in singing of hymns during worship services. Plan and direct special music for Advent, Christmas, Lent and Holy Week. Arrange for special music for worship services when the choir is not performing.
The Director of Music must have good relational skills and a gracious and encouraging spirit. Build a supportive choir community so that choir members will deepen their spiritual connection while learning music that will enhance and enrich the worship experience.
The candidate should have a BA in Music, Music Education or the equivalent work experience and should have prior experience in the following:
- Pianist for, and leading the congregation in, the music ministry of the worship service
- Hymn selection for the worship service
- Directing the choir, music selection, preparation and rehearsal
- Special musical performances at Easter and Christmas
- Manage music budget
The part-time position requires 10-20 hours/week. The candidate will be responsible for leading the music ministry for one worship service a week and for directing one adult choir.
Interested candidates should submit a resume to . For more information, contact Christine Brayden at 847-263-9511.
NORTH PARK CHURCH, WEXFORD, PA – in the North Hills of Pittsburgh is seeking a full-time Director of Student Ministries who will oversee ministry to and with students grades 6-12. Candidates must be Reformed; ordination or seminary training is optional. Send resumes with family picture to .
PETERS CREEK PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, VENETIA, PA - is seeking a part time Director of Children’s Ministry. The Director of Children’s Ministry is responsible for creating and maintaining a healthy and vibrant children’s ministry that effectively accomplishes the following goals:
- A safe environment for children and parents.
- An accessible, attractive and effective Christian discipleship program for both children and parents.
- An organized and effective volunteer team.
- Effective assimilation for children and parents into the greater church life.
- To develop a vision for the Children’s Ministry program that aligns itself with the greater vision of Peters Creek Presbyterian Church.
- To develop a strategic plan for accomplishing that vision and submit it to the designated individuals and committees for approval.
- To gather and manage resources needed to accomplish approved vision.
- Establish and maintain a visible presence with members of the church congregation and leadership.
- Work with designated individuals and committees to attain support, guidance and authority to complete the responsibilities of this position.
The Director of Children’s Ministry will work 15-20 hours per week and report to the Senior Minister. Click here for a complete position description.
Interested applicants should e-mail their resume and photo to .
REYNOLDA CHURCH, WINSTON-SALEM, NC – a church that will soon have multiple campuses throughout the Piedmont-Triad area of North Carolina is searching for Venue Worship Leaders at two campuses.
The Venue Worship Leader is each campus’ lead artist, musician and technician. As lead artist, this person will not only grow in and use his own artistic abilities to lead the artistic worship life of each campus, but will also recruit and reproduce more and better artists to do likewise. As lead musician, this person will recruit, train, coordinate and lead musical teams to direct corporate musical worship. As lead technician, this person will provide oversight of all of the campus’ technological aspirations, needs and issues. This will require recruiting, training and leading technological teams. Above all and in all of these roles, this person will demonstrate a deep love for Jesus Christ and the worship life of His people.
If you are interested, please submit a resume, statement on your philosophy of worship and worship audio/video to .
SECOND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, MEMPHIS, TN – seeking a full-time Director of Ministries for Women. Click on the links below for the following information:
Interested candidates should direct all e-mail correspondence to Cathy Hooker at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (901) 454-0034.
SUNSET PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, PORTLAND, OR - seeking a Director of High School and College Ministries. The Director of High School and College Ministries supports the greater vision of the church by leading ministry aimed at high school and college aged students. The position is primarily responsible for the recruitment, training and development of volunteers, the development of programming for large group time and the discipleship of students through small groups. Click here for a complete position description. Three to five years’ experience working in a church or ministry environment with demonstrated ability to oversee and motivate both staff and volunteers is required. Previous High School and/or College Ministry experience is preferred. Strong volunteer management experience may be substituted for church or ministry experience. Interested applicants should send their resume’ to Joan Snow at .
TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, PLYMOUTH, MI – is searching for a Director of Student Ministries that is an energetic, self-motivated leader who is passionate about knowing and following Jesus and about partnering in their vision and mission in the lives of their middle and high school students. Trinity is a healthy and growing church of approximately 800 people in southeast Michigan, strategically located between Ann Arbor and metro Detroit. More information about Trinity is available on their website at www.trinityepc.org and at www.riotremedy.com. Qualifications for this position include the following:
- Genuinely loves students and youth culture
- Can efficiently and effectively form, develop and train teams of students and adults
- High energy, self-motivated and a healthy work ethic
- Dynamic teacher in both small and large group settings
Click here for a complete position description.
Qualified candidates who may be sensing God's calling should forward their cover letter and resume to Douglas Parton at .
WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, BLUEFIELD, WV - is seeking a full time Youth Minister. Westminster has a history of vibrant youth ministry. While their numbers have varied from season to season in the past, they have always maintained an emphasis on youth ministry. Therefore the new Youth Minister will find the program to be well-funded, with good structures in place and with great facilities. Currently, they have a core of 15 to 20 middle and high school youth, and they value a strong, continued investment in their Christian nurture. Additionally, they feel they have the potential to expand their reach, Lord willing. Westminster has a sense that the time is right to enter into a season of growth. They are praying the Lord will provide them with a person who will have the drive, personality, commitment and ability to be a builder; someone who is willing and able to build on the solid foundation that is already in place. The position includes salary and benefits. For more information please go to the church website at www.wpcbluefield.com to download an application packet (click “job opportunities”). You may also call the church office at 304-325-9121 or e-mail the Pastor at .
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OFFICE OF THE EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, LIVONIA, MI – seeking to hire a part-time Office Support Assistant. The Office Support Assistant will serve as part of the staff team at the national office of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church and will be responsible for processing office mail, inventory orders and UPS shipments in addition to assisting with projects as needed and assigned. Applicants must be able to move up to 50 pounds. Click here for a complete position description. Interested applicants should send their letter of intent and resume to Della Cullins at .
ALL SOULS CHURCH, BOULDER, CO - seeks to hire a part-time Director of Music and Worship. They are looking for a talented individual who can organize and lead their music team, join with the pastor and staff in planning worship and other church events and foster the creative arts in their community. A more detailed job description is listed on the church website: www.allsoulsboulder.co/resources/jobs. To apply, send requested materials to .
BELLEFIELD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, PITTSBURGH, PA – seeking a Senior Pastor to lead their intergenerational congregation to reach out to the university communities at their doorstep. With their historic building located in the heart of the University of Pittsburgh, Bellefield partners with the Coalition for Christian Outreach (CCO) and PRISM (Pittsburgh Region International Student Ministry) to serve students during their time in undergraduate and graduate programs at the nearby colleges.
Their mission is to be witnesses of Jesus in every area of life, developing committed disciples of Christ in the Oakland community. Their vision is to be a congregation who LOVES others, SHARES the Gospel, GROWS in our relationship with Jesus Christ and each other and SERVES sacrificially.
Bellefield is a Gospel-driven church that relies on Scripture for truth in their faith and lives. The Bible is God’s revelation of who He is to mankind. Bellefield is passionate about seeing Christ’s Lordship extend to every area of life. Therefore, Bellefield encourages its congregants to see how their Christianity influences not just their personal lives, but also their public and professional lives.
Bellefield is looking for a pastor with the following qualifications:
- Maintains a vital relationship with the Lord
- An excellent preacher with strong communication skills
- A person of integrity, honesty, discernment and energy
- Able to be authentic and transparent with the congregation
- Evangelical, biblically sound and an advocate of the authority of scripture
- Committed to and skilled in leadership development and Christian discipleship
- Inspirational leader capable of communicating Bellefield’s vision as part of the kingdom of God
The Senior Pastor at Bellefield would be responsible for fulfilling these roles:
- Preacher and Worship Leader - provide leadership for Sunday worship, strong Biblical preaching with a focus on application.
- Strategist and Visionary Leader - lead in developing and generating enthusiasm for the mission and vision of Bellefield Church.
- Organizational Leader and Developer - ensure proper mentoring, training, supervision and evaluation of all professional staff and lay leadership of the church.
- Pastoral Minister - ensure that visitation, counseling and pastoral care are carried out effectively for members who are in need.
Interested candidates should send their Personal Information Form to the Search Committee through the church e-mail address at or you can mail your information to Bellefield Presbyterian Church, 4001 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
COALITION FOR CHRISTIAN OUTREACH (CCO), METRO PHILADELPHIA, PA - is seeking to fill the position of Metro Philadelphia Development Associate. CCO is a campus ministry that works in partnership with churches and colleges to encourage students to live out their faith in every area of life. To learn more about this organization, visit their website at www.ccojubilee.org.
The individual holding this position would create and implement a comprehensive fundraising strategy that includes event planning, networking, logistics management and supporter relationship development and stewardship. The Development Associate collaborates with fellow area leaders to develop a sustainable, growing and thriving ministry to college students in Metro Philadelphia and surrounding regions. Click here for a complete position description.
Interested applicants should submit their resume to Cliff Cartwright, Director of Recruiting, at .
KNOX AREA OF RESCUE MINISTRIES, KNOXVILLE, TN - SIMA Executive Search is assisting Knox Area Rescue Ministries (www.karm.org) in the search for the next Vice President of Programs. The mission of KARM is to seek to rescue the poor and needy of the Knox Area by providing recovery services in Jesus' name.
This video describes what KARM is looking for in the Vice President of Programs: http://youtu.be/c7VrD7QUp24.
The next VP of Programs for KARM should have experience and character which approximate the following:
- Follower of Christ – A faith that permeates all areas of the individual’s life. Denominational background is not important; however, core beliefs about what it means to be a follower of Christ and how this manifests itself on one’s daily life is essential.
- Passionate about the plight of the homeless – Someone whose heart breaks for the homeless and believes that ministry to the poor is a priority in God’s economy.
- An innovative builder – KARM is where it is today because the President/CEO and the Board have encouraged innovation. A visionary leader who has been innovative in building sustainable, high impact programs and/or organizations will feel at home at KARM.
- Driven to Excellence – When you dig deep into the KARM website and view the introductory videos (http://www.youtube.com/user/SIMAExecSearch), you will know that KARM is driven to excellence in the programs and services they provide to the homeless people in their area
- Collaborative Team Builder / Leader – Getting the job done with and through others (staff and volunteers) is an integral part of the success and impact of KARM. The right person will have demonstrated success in inspiring and encouraging staff; building community and fostering ownership in the mission and vision of the organization.
Visit http://www.karm.org/files/KARM_Opportunity_Profile_-_VP_Programs_5-13.pdf to access the full Opportunity Profile on the KARM website and to view the Process of Candidacy.
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH, MARSHALL, TX - seeking a full-time Youth Minister. Trinity is a 400 member parish located in downtown Marshall with a growing population of children and youth. The church is searching for a Youth Minister who models respect, acceptance, a loving attitude, a connection to God and a listening ear for God and others. This person will serve youth (5th – 12th grades) and their families by building a team that works together to achieve the mission and goals of the youth ministry of the church (www.trinityepiscopalmarshall.org). This new staff member will also manage and lead the youth ministry program, provide pastoral care and participate regularly in Sunday morning worship.
The successful candidate will be a self-starting, energetic leader who is professional and passionate about youth ministry. The next Youth Minister should also be approachable, grounded in his or her faith and possess the desire to work alongside the rector, parish and parents to create a sustainable youth ministry. Qualifications include experience in youth ministry and a college degree.
WHEATON CHRISTIAN GRAMMAR SCHOOL, WHEATON, IL - a nationally recognized K-8 school is seeking a Principal to serve as its primary academic administrator. The chosen leader will embrace the school’s strong community and further its tremendous potential. They look forward to talking with prospective candidates now, with an appointment made by December. An expected start date will be no later than July 1, 2014. You are invited to view a two-minute introductory video to the search and the full Opportunity Profile and Process of Candidacy. For more information, contact Laura Coverstone, Director of Operations, SIMA International Executive Search, at 615-261-4623 or by e-mail at .
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