Chico, CA
Posted Jun 12, 2024
Job Title
Name of church or organization
St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church
Chico, CA
Job Description
St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church seeks our next full-time rector.  We are “a faith community built on Christ’s example of love, service, and compassion, where all are welcome.” Located in the city of Chico, California, ours is a city of just over 100,000 people and the home of Chico State University.

One of our top priorities is maintaining an inclusive and spiritually nourishing place for all. Our vibrant multigenerational congregation is working to attract more families.  We value diversity, and are eager to help those in our surrounding community.

We seek a rector who values:

  • Pastoral care
  • Inclusivity and acceptance
  • Thoughtful, inspirational sermons that are grounded in scripture & relevant to our daily life
  • Being an informed liturgical leader, sensitive to seasonal rituals and rites
  • Growth of the church
  • Year-round stewardship
  • Collaboration with lay leaders

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Type of Commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
To apply, please send resume, cover letter (addressed to the search committee) and Office of Transitional Ministry (OTM) profile to The Rev. Canon Julie Wakelee, Canon to the Ordinary, Diocese of Northern California,
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