Director of Christian Formation and Fellowship;Worcester, MA

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September 3rd, 2013

Director of Christian Formation and Discipleship

Description: Wesley United Methodist Church, a multi-cultural congregation in Worcester, MA, is seeking a part time Director of Christian Formation and Discipleship who will work with the pastor, the Lay Leadership Team and other Program Staff in providing leadership, guidance and resourcing for existing and emerging ministries of formation and discipleship, encompassing all ages and stages in one’s life.

The candidate will have a vibrant and deep personal faith, incorporating Christian practices in his or her life and faith community and have an understanding and appreciation of the United Methodist tradition.  The candidate must be a creative problem solver, have skills in building community, be mission minded and a team player. This position requires having had experience in working within a staff or leadership position in a local church.  A bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required.  A certificate in religious studies, Christian education, spiritual formation or related fields would be advantageous.

Contact: To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to the address listed below by August 30th.  In addition, please include a one page personal statement about your understanding of Christian formation and discipleship.

Wesley United Methodist Church
Attn:  Bill Zoldak
114 Main Street
Worcester, MA  01608