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MARCH/APRIL 2016 CLASSIFIEDS

 

DIRECTOR • GENERAL MANAGER  The William Black Lodge, a century-old Presbyterian-affiliated retreat and conference center in Montreat, in the mountains outside of Asheville, North Carolina, is hiring a new Director and General Manager. The Board of Trustees seeks a friendly, caring, resourceful, diligent, multi-talented miracle-worker with experience in the hospitality industry to run the day-to-day operations of the Lodge. If that is you, and the mountains are calling, please send your resume, together with a cover letter stating your interest, to williamblacklodge@gmail.com on or before May 25. Additional details can be found at www.williamblacklodge.org.

PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF  Crestview Presbyterian Church in West Chester, Ohio, is looking for a Pastor/Head of Staff to join us in seeking, sharing and showing Christ to our neighbors and the world. Our 500 members love Christ-centered worship; inspiring Scripture-based sermons; vibrant music;  small group Bible studies; faith-filled children and youth education; and mission work both here and abroad. Our pastor should have at least two years of experience and demonstrated skills in church leadership.  He or she should be a Spirit-filled compassionate servant in worship, service and prayer as well as a good communicator who enjoys working collaboratively with Session, church staff, and ministry teams. West Chester is a friendly, family-oriented community with an excellent school system and is located just north of Cincinnati with easy access to its arts and cultural offerings, professional sports teams, and abundant recreational opportunities. Please visit our website at http://www.crestviewchurch.faith and view our MIF 06303.ADO at PC(USA) for more information.

ASSOCIATE PASTOR  The Presbyterian Church of Jackson Hole is seeking an Associate Pastor to call, equip, and encourage every member to be a minister who pass on the faith as we GATHER to love God, GROW to know and follow Jesus, and GO to make a difference in the world. Qualifications include a strong sense of call, a Master of Divinity degree with two or more years experience, and ordination in the PC(USA), ability to lead and a passion for the gospel. Jackson Hole has a wonderful community and is surrounded by God’s beautiful creation. For more information, pcjh.org/associate-pastor-position. Please email your PIF, resume and cover letter to pcjhnominating@icloud.com.

QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST  The Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is a not-for-profit corporation and one of six national agencies of the General Assembly, the governing body for the PC(USA), which is the largest Presbyterian denomination. The agency administers the church Benefits Plan and Assistance Program, provides educational opportunities, and manages investments of more than $9 billion. The Quality Assurance Specialist will audit and review the full service experience, and identify process improvements and training needs. To view complete details and requirements, please visit www.pensions.org and click on Employment Opportunities. If you would like to contribute your creative energy and high quality work to support our special mission of service to those who serve the church, please send your resume in complete confidence, with a cover letter indicating your salary history and requirements to: Claire Anastase, Human Resources Generalist, The Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), 2000 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Email resumes@pensions.org. EOE.

FLORIDA VACATION HOME RENTAL  Two Vacation Homes—Disney area, Florida. A 6-bedroom house & a 3-bedroom townhouse, gated community, pool, clubhouse, fully furnished. For info floridavacahome.com or call 708-372-2855.

SENIOR PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF  First Presbyterian Church of Wheaton, IL, is looking for a Senior Pastor/Head of Staff. Wheaton, located 30 miles west of Chicago, is a delightful blend of big city comforts and small-town charm. We are seeking an experienced candidate gifted in leading dynamic worship services and adept at delivering challenging and inspiring sermons. The Pastor we select will possess experience in effectively managing and mentoring staff and volunteers; demonstrate excellent communication skills; warmth in building personal relationships; and a strong desire to engage with and motivate our members as “Together we Celebrate, Journey & Serve.” We seek to be a dynamic faith community guided by the Holy Spirit, committed to spiritual growth while following Christ’s example and God’s word. Respecting our past and recognizing today’s challenges, we move forward with diverse worship, education, mission, and compassionate care for all. Learn more about our congregation at www.firstpreswheaton.org and MIF #01689.A10. To apply, send cover letter and résumé to: firstpreswheatonpnc@gmail.com

SURVEY VOLUNTEERS WANTED!  PC(USA) Research Services seeks volunteers to take occasional opinion surveys. Visit pcusa.org/surveys.

ASSOCIATE PASTOR  The Old Stone Church (First Presbyterian Church of Cleveland) invites applications from qualified candidates for the position of Associate Pastor, designated. The Old Stone Church is an inclusive, diverse, warm and welcoming congregation located in the heart of downtown Cleveland and has been loving Christ and serving city spiritually, socially and culturally since 1820. Old Stone is known as Cleveland’s historic church with a contemporary spirit. It is actively engaged with community partners providing impactful leadership to a renaissance city experiencing unprecedented residential growth and renewal. Old Stone is a “head light” church leading the way with dynamic and innovative programs and opportunities such as its popular Hope for the City civic symposium, Visiting Scholars program, outreach through the arts and music and on television and social media. Old Stone is also recognized throughout the region as a church that cares as it offers mission and urban wellness support to dozens of social agencies and programs. Old Stone seeks an Associate Pastor energized by and eager to engage in ministry with us, particularly connecting with the growing number of young adults, families and urban professionals in downtown and near-downtown communities. Additional ministry opportunities are envisioned through small group development and leadership, alternative worship and ongoing pastoral care to the congregation and newcomers alike. To learn more and to view the MIF, visit OldStoneChurch.org.

SENIOR PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF  First Presbyterian Church, Champaign, IL, is looking for a senior pastor to lead our diverse faith family. We’re an inclusive, Christ-centered church, passionately committed to sharing Jesus’ love in practical ways. If you love music, love people, and love Christ, we want to hear from you. For more information, visit firstpreschampaign.org and click “Pastor Search.” Send PIFs, which will be treated confidentially, to pnc.fpcc@gmail.com.

2016 PRESBYTERIAN YOUTH TRIENNIUM • JULY 19–23, 2016 is a high-energy, biblically infused, 5-day event held on the Purdue University campus in West Lafayette, IN. The Youth Triennium calls high school students into deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. Details at presbyterianyouthtriennium.org

BE A YOUNG ADULT VOLUNTEER! The Young Adult Volunteer program of the PC(USA) sends young adults, 19–30, into a year of service in one of 20 partner sites in the US and abroad beginning in August 2016. To learn more about the YAV program and to apply, visit pcusa.org/yav.

PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF • TUCSON, ARIZONA Nestled between the University of Arizona and downtown Tucson, Trinity Presbyterian Church is seeking a PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF to serve God in the heart of the city in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. Trinity is a medium size, inclusive and service-oriented congregation that draws its members from all over the greater Tucson area. The new Head of Staff must be a dynamic and compassionate person, who can inspire from the pulpit and feel just as comfortable communicating over a cup of coffee as through social media. A church with a very active congregation, Trinity is praying for a Pastor who can collaborate with members of the Body of Christ and inspire them to be “Doers of the Word.” For more information about Trinity, please visit our website at www.trinitytucson.org. To view our MIF #00068.AE0, go to PC(USA)’s Church Leadership Connection website.

FULL-TIME ASSOCIATE PASTOR • MADISON, WISCONSIN  Covenant Presbyterian Church, a 700-member congregation in Wisconsin’s capital and home of the University of Wisconsin, seeks an Associate Pastor with 2+ years of experience and generalist skills to join our dynamic program staff. For further information, see MIF # 09381.AF1 on the PC(USA) CLC website or covenantmadison.org.


 
MAY/JUNE 2016 CLASSIFIEDS

 

FLORIDA VACATION HOME RENTAL  Two Vacation Homes—Disney area, Florida. A 6-bedroom house & a 3-bedroom townhouse, gated community, pool, clubhouse, fully furnished. For info floridavacahome.com or call 708-372-2855.

FULL-TIME PASTOR • PAULLINA, IOWA  First Presbyterian Church seeks an engaging pastor to embrace small town living in northwest Iowa. We are a warm, active congregation seeking a pastor to help us grow and spread God’s love around our community. Contact Karen Roed, roed5@iowatelecom.net or call 712-348-3196.

FULL-TIME PASTOR  Stone Presbyterian Church in Watertown, NY, is searching for an enthusiastic, spirit-led pastor to serve our small, but passionate, congregation. Located just 40 minutes from the beautiful Thousand Islands and Canada, our members will embrace you as part of the family. We desire to be spiritually enriched through worship and other initiatives, finding more ways to serve the members of our community to bring them God’s love and grace. For more information visit us on Facebook or email cdautote@gmail.com.

ASSOCIATE PASTOR, INTERIM  FPC Edwardsville, IL, a growing suburb of St. Louis, seeks an Interim Associate Pastor.  Visit our home-page www.fpcedw.org to submit PIF and letter of interest via the Associate Pastor Transition Team link, or to APPT@fpcedw.org.

SENIOR PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF  Laguna Niguel Presbyterian Church (LNPC) is looking for a Senior Pastor/Head of Staff. Laguna Niguel is an idyllic California coastal community in South Orange County which is located between Los Angeles and San Diego. We have recently completed the New Beginnings Assessment and Mission Study and are looking for a Senior Pastor to lead us toward a Mission Redefinition. Per our Mission Study, we have to embrace change and establish a new way of being a church. In today’s fast evolving world being open to change is a necessity in almost all parts of our lives. LNPC has the resources and talent to become a missional church as our congregation is comprised of people with both the passion and initiative to support a number of mission programs locally. We are looking for a leader to be the face and the voice of the church as we move forward per our Mission Study. The pastor we select will be able to deliver inspirational sermons, be comfortable with the challenges of change, have the ability to work with our staff and congregation to clearly develop and refine our vision, and possess the organizational skills to pull people together to turn our vision into clear, actionable steps that lead to fulfillment in our community. Vision and mission are great words but they are not powerful until people are motivated and committed to achieve the goals that support them. We are looking for a pastor to lead us in achieving these goals which will make our vision and mission a reality. To learn more about our church please go to lnpc.org and to apply please submit your PIF through the CLC and reference MIF #11098.ABO.

PASTOR/HEAD OF STAFF  Crestview Presbyterian Church in West Chester, Ohio, is looking for a Pastor/Head of Staff to join us in seeking, sharing and showing Christ to our neighbors and the world. Our 500 members love Christ-centered worship; inspiring Scripture-based sermons; vibrant music;  small group Bible studies; faith-filled children and youth education; and mission work both here and abroad. Our pastor should have at least two years of experience and demonstrated skills in church leadership.  He or she should be a Spirit-filled compassionate servant in worship, service and prayer as well as a good communicator who enjoys working collaboratively with Session, church staff, and ministry teams. West Chester is a friendly, family-oriented community with an excellent school system and is located just north of Cincinnati with easy access to its arts and cultural offerings, professional sports teams, and abundant recreational opportunities. Please visit our website at http://www.crestviewchurch.faith and view our MIF 06303.ADO at PC(USA) for more information.

DIRECTOR • GENERAL MANAGER  The William Black Lodge, a century-old Presbyterian-affiliated retreat and conference center in Montreat, in the mountains outside of Asheville, North Carolina, is hiring a new Director and General Manager. The Board of Trustees seeks a friendly, caring, resourceful, diligent, multi-talented miracle-worker with experience in the hospitality industry to run the day-to-day operations of the Lodge. If that is you, and the mountains are calling, please send your resume, together with a cover letter stating your interest, to williamblacklodge@gmail.com on or before May 25. Additional details can be found at www.williamblacklodge.org.

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