2/28/17: Rector (St. Louis Park, MN)

What are you looking for?
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St. George’s Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
St. Louis Park, MN
What do you want this person to do?
What are our key goals for this congregation and its mission?
Our top goals build on areas of strength and tend to areas of concern:

  • Increase spiritual vitality.
  • Sustain and grow membership.
  • Take our hospitality out into the neighborhood.

What do we need to do, as ministers of the Church, to support these goals?

  • Focus on the discipleship of all members.
  • Increase educational (faith formation) opportunities.
  • Nurture opportunities for personal belonging, engagement, and mission.
  • Experiment with change while respecting Anglican tradition.

What do we need from our next rector? Someone who:

  • has a deep personal faith practice—talking and walking the faith
  • is a strong preacher and teacher
  • has a pastoral disposition—personal caring
  • collaborates with and empowers the “ministers of the church”
  • is open to experimentation and risk, but respects Anglican tradition
  • is engaged in the “missional church” conversation

Or, more concisely, we’re looking for a rector who will:

  • follow Jesus
  • feed and tend our flock
What type of commitment are you looking for?
Part time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Please send a cover letter, resume and OTM Portfolio to: Karen Olson, Missioner for Ministry, karen.o@episcopalmn.org
When is the application deadline?
Is there a link to the job posting or application somewhere?
Do you have a website?