3/13/17: Vicar (Kirksville, MO)

What are you looking for?
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Trinity Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
Kirksville, MO
What do you want this person to do?
Trinity, Kirksville seeks a vicar who has most of the following attributes:

Worship and Formation
• Openness, making all feel welcome. • Desire to plan liturgy with all liturgical ministries.
• Good background in Episcopal liturgy; exploring Scripture, tradition, and social issues.
• Engagement with relevant issues using inspiring sermons, reaching both heart and mind, as well as small-group discussions and adult, youth, and children’s formation. • Commitment to engage with and revitalize our Campus Ministries.
Pastoral care
• Knowledge of theologies of pastoral care; commitment to its practice. • Ability to lead our growing practice of community—in all its diversity.
• Respect for roles of long-time members and those with us a short time. • Ability to help us learn to better support people in transition.
• Ability to thrive in a small, geographically isolated community – emotionally healthy, resilient, and courageous.
• Ability to be present with us in times of trouble.

• Organizational and administrative skills to run a mission parish.
• Responsive communication with honesty, kindness, attentiveness.
• Insightful counsel as we make our parish accessible to all.
• Ecumenical approach—interacting with a range of persons, including those unfamiliar with Episcopal tradition.
• Enjoyment of the interactions and activities of the job.
• Guidance as we discover and practice lay ministries.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Please contact the Canon to the Ordinary to apply: jchambers@diocesemo.org
When is the application deadline?
Is there a link to the job posting or application somewhere?
Do you have a website?