11/7/16: Rector (Clinton, IA)

What are you looking for?
Rector
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Christ Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
Clinton, IA
What do you want this person to do?
Christ Church is a small congregation with strong spiritual vitality among its members and a demonstrated commitment to spiritual formation. The lay leadership is energetic and committed and involved in the surrounding community and diocese. They value strong worship and are seeking a full-time rector who can provide inspirational preaching, strategic leadership, pastoral care and change management, to help them grow and thrive in the coming years. They are able and ready to step up and help in many ways. The church is a beautiful, mid-nineteenth century building, surrounded by an updated ministry complex and attractive garden. All facilities are well maintained and on ground level. They are financially sound and debt free, with a fairly comfortable endowment.

Clinton is a city of 27,000 on the Mississippi River in Eastern Iowa, just over 2 hours from Chicago and 45 minutes from the Quad Cities region of Iowa and Illinois. The community boasts excellent schools, an Eco center, a Children’s Discovery Center, community college, library, art center, playhouse, AAA baseball stadium, beautiful parks with recreational facilities like indoor tennis courts, panoramic views of the river, and a marina with riverfront dining.

Submit cover letter, resume and OTM portfolio to the Rev. Steve Godfrey at sgodfrey@iowaepiscopal.org.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
When is the application deadline?
12/12/2016
Do you have a website?
https://christepiscopalclinton.org
Is there a link to the job posting or application somewhere?
http://www.iowaepiscopal.org/Bishop/deploymenttransitions.html