5/23/17: Rector (Carrollton, GA)

What are you looking for?
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
Carrollton, GA
What do you want this person to do?
At St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, we celebrate the gifts that have been bestowed upon each of us individually and upon us as a church family. We seek a dynamic new leader to guide us as we use those gifts to the Glory of God and to the benefit of others.

We are looking for a friendly, energetic individual with qualities and skills to:
–Inspire and connect people to God’s word through preaching
–Promote necessary changes to reach new people and incorporate them as well as existing members and attendees into the life of the church
–Assist in development/delivery of opportunities for Christian and spiritual formation at every age and stage of life
–Manage change by encouraging our willingness to take risks and try new things
–Inspire financial stewardship and appropriate facilities management
–Manage all staff
–Negotiate and resolve conflict
–Engage people empathetically and care for persons in times of need
–Cast a vision and lead the church toward its realization
–Function on a larger stage beyond the church – rally a variety of individuals and groups to address critical issues in our community
–Increase member engagement through a gifts discernment process to enrich our worship experience; support a thriving youth program; support vibrant Outreach, Inreach, and Pastoral Care for all of God’s children (members and non-members); improve overall hospitality programs; and, expand the diversity of our membership.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Complete application package, including OTM, resume, cover letter, and answers to Diocesan questions should be submitted directly to the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta at
When is the application deadline?
Is there a link to the job posting or application somewhere?
https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=f55483f72c194ae5ba47605747ed103e or through Parish Profile website at www.stmargaretsrectorsearch.org
Do you have a website?