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Organist/Piano Accompanist, First Parish UU of Arlington, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
September 8th, 2014

  Background: First Parish in Arlington is a buoyant, vibrant and growing community of nearly 400 members with a youth group of more than 80 members.  At the heart of First Parish’s ministry is a thriving music program with a 30-member choir and a number of talented singers and instrumentalists.  We seek an accomplished and resourceful Organist/Pianist to join our staff in a part time position.  With the arrival of a new Music Director this fall and our current meeting house renovation, the incoming Organist/Pianist will join First Parish at an exciting and defining moment in the history of the congregation. Please visit... More

Program Associate, John Templeton Foundation, West Conshohocken, PA

By Jaclyn K Jones
September 4th, 2014

  Job Title:  Program Associate, Philosophy & Theology Full-time or Part-time:  Full Time Manager Title:  Director, Philosophy & Theology Department:  Programs  Position Summary Reporting to the Director of Philosophy & Theology, the Program Associate will play a vital role in improving the efficiency and expanding the research capacity of the Philosophy & Theology area.  The Program Associate will assist in the full life cycle of the grant-making process and provide administrative support to the department.  Primary Areas of Responsibility ×          Assist with all aspects of the proposal intake and proposal review process, from submission through grant award, including preparing documents for all Proposal Review meetings. ×          Review Online Funding Inquiries and invited... More

Associate Minister for Youth and Children, First Baptist, Lexington, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
September 4th, 2014

The First Baptist Church of Lexington, MA is actively seeking an Associate Minister for Youth and Children.  This is a part-time position (15-20 hours per week) working primarily with the teen and children's ministry of the church. Opportunities for preaching and other pastoral duties are encouraged related to the gifts and interests of the individual.  The First Baptist Church is a historic and progressive church located in downtown Lexington.  FBC is affiliated with the American Baptist Churches, USA and the American Baptist Churches of Massachusetts and cooperates with organizations and faith communities of other traditions.  Please reply to Rev. Dr. More

Minister of Youth, Fisk Memorial UMC, Natick, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
September 3rd, 2014

The Minister of Youth/Coordinator of Youth Ministries is primarily responsible for leading the United Methodist Youth Fellowship (UMYF) and coordinating and planning projects necessary to the development of educational ministry with youth.  This position reports to the Senior Pastor and is supported by the Youth Council and the Staff Parish Relations Committee (SPRC). SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES specifically responsible for the UMYF program, which includes Sunday classes, evening fellowship, and special programs. develop, coordinate, and teach Middle School /High School outreach ministries. dedicate approximately 15 hours per week, 40 weeks per year to the Spiritual nurturing of our youth develop special programs for youth such as retreats, More

Youth Minister, UMC, Wayland, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
August 29th, 2014

Three co-operative United Methodist Churches in Framingham and Wayland, MA, are looking for a Part-time Youth Minister (15 hours per week). We are looking for an energetic and creative person to be our Youth Minister to promote fellowship, service, & spiritual growth among Middle and High School age youth. We are looking for a willingness to work with the pastors to design and promote various fun activities, service opportunities, and Bible study, in ways that enable our youth to discover and grow in their faith with Jesus Christ, and to know God’s desire to be part of their lives. For... More

Senior Pastor, Community Church Tellico Village, near Knoxville, TN

By Jaclyn K Jones
August 26th, 2014

Community Church at Tellico Village is seeking a Senior Pastor to lead our pastoral team and congregation following the retirement of our pastor who served for seventeen years.  CCTV is a 1400 member interdenominational church located SW of Knoxville, TN in a planned community on Tellico Lake in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains.  The church is affiliated with the International Council of Community Churches. The ideal candidate possesses a deep personal faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrates a true desire to shape their ministry by the Great Commandment. S/he values Christian unity and ecumenical cooperation. S/he values Christian unity... More

Bilingual Minister needed in Republic of Panama

By Jaclyn K Jones
August 26th, 2014

The Balboa Union Church in the Republic of Panama, is looking for a bilingual minister with a progressive theology, excellent speaking skills, a strong commitment to children and Christian Education, (music and theater background a plus!) and energy to build an open and diverse church in the Republic of Panama.   Our VERY large building is paid for (we have no debt), and we have 30 members eager to build God's Kingdom (and Jesus envisioned it) in the Republic of Panama.   Salary: housing, a car and $20,000 to start -- with enormous potential to grow something amazing in this Latin American country.   Contact:  Sue Robbins, Secretary Balboa... More

Director of Christian Education, Congregational Church, Exeter, NH

By Jaclyn K Jones
August 25th, 2014

Purpose: The Director of Christian Education (DCE), as a person of faith; develops, supports, and coordinates programs to spiritually engage the children, youth and adults of The Congregational Church in Exeter, UCC  Qualifications: *Bachelor’s degree required. *Theological training and/or Christian Education experience preferred. *Experience working in a church, either in a volunteer or professional position. *A commitment to working in an ONA (Open and Affirming) UCC setting. *A vibrant, inspirational, and engaging personality with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. *Successful completion of a thorough reference and criminal background check.  Accountability and Support: The DCE will uphold the covenant, mission statement, and by-laws of The Congregational Church in Exeter, UCC. The DCE... More

Director of Adult Discipleship, General Board of Discipleship, Nashville, TN

By Jaclyn K Jones
August 20th, 2014

The division of Leadership Ministries is seeking the right individual for the vacancy of Director of Adult Discipleship.  The primary purpose for this position is to fulfill the mission of the General Board of Discipleship by providing resources, training, ministry networks and piloting research to equip congregational leaders to develop adult disciples, primarily through small group ministries.  The successful candidate will have a proven track record of establishing, supporting and working with small groups for adult discipleship in the local church.  An individual who has worked within his/her own congregation to establish a system of disciple making that engages adults at... More

Church Office Clerk at Faith Lutheran Church in Cambridge, MA

By Jaclyn K Jones
August 19th, 2014

Job Summary: The Church Office Clerk supports the Church Office Manager in handling the administrative activities of the Church. The Office Clerk reports to the Office Manager. Job Responsibilities: •    Post content on the Church website; •    Create and print worship and other Church material; •    Check the inventory for Church supplies, and order as necessary; •    Retrieve Church phone messages; •    Act as the onsite contact for vendors and cleaners when necessary; •    Handle correspondence as directed by the Pastor or Office Manager; •    Help the Office Manager to create/ send out Church announcements; •    Pick up, sort, and distribute the mail; •   Perform filing; •    Help and support the Office... More