Pastor, Congregational Church: Sumner, ME
The Congregational Church of East Sumner, Maine is seeking a Pastor.
The church is located in the western mountains of Maine about 1.5 hours north of Portland, 30 minutes from Auburn/ Lewiston and 30 minutes from Augusta. Sumner is a town of around 1,000 people, with another approx. 3,000 in neighboring towns from which our 45 congregants come. Our pastor has just retired and we seek a pastor to lead us and help us witness for God in our community. We seek to reach out to the unchurched and develop a dynamic children’s program.
Job description: Preaching at Sunday morning worship, counseling, and teaching, administer Sacraments, conducting weddings and funerals, visitation, prayer for the congregation, and regular communication with the congregation.
Candidate Description: Mature believer in Christ who embraces Reformed theology and principles. We seek a half time pastor, graduate of a seminary accredited by the Association of Theological Schools.
Compensation: $32,000 to be allocated among salary/housing/ benefits/pension as determined by the candidate plus reimbursables. Four weeks of vacation. A sabbatical offered after the completion of 5 years service at the church.
Our website is http://eastsumnercongregationalchurch.weebly.com.
Interested candidates may contact: Rev.Darren Morgan, Maine Conference, U.C.C., 337 State St #3, Augusta, ME 04330. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information is located here: 2020 prospectus final 1