Rector

Battle Creek, MI
Posted May 15, 2024
Job Title
Rector
Name of church or organization
St. Thomas Episcopal Church
Location
Battle Creek, MI
Job Description
St. Thomas seeks a full-time Rector to lead us in the next chapter of our faith journey.

We desire a candidate:

  • with a passion for prayer and meaningful Anglican liturgy
  • who preaches with clarity and strength
  • who will support our choir and music programs
  • with skills and ideas for growing the St. Thomas community, especially for youth and families
  • who will partner with us in pastoral care for one another
  • who is open to the possibility of entering into closer future relationships with other Episcopal congregations in the area

We have an historic 1876 church building, a pleasant rectory located a short distance from the church, and a community that takes seriously Christ’s command to love one another. The greater Battle Creek area offers many amenities, good schools, and an affordable cost of living. Compensation and benefits for the Rector position are based on diocesan minimums as a floor, and negotiable upward from there.

St. Thomas looks forward to meeting you!

Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Candidates are invited to submit a current version of their OTM profile and letter of interest, and may submit a résumé or curriculum vitae. Materials should be submitted to Canon Tracie Little, Canon for the Southern Collaborative and Adult Formation, at tlittle@edwm.org
Application Deadline
07/31/2024
Link to the job posting or application
https://www.stthomasbc.org/_files/ugd/88b78f_e026ef70589244698b7563521438018f.pdf
Website
https://www.stthomasbc.org/rector-transition-search