Associate Rector Full Time

@ Christ Church Episcopal in Whitefish Bay
  • Whitefish Bay , Wisconsin View on Map
  • Denomination: Episcopal
  • Job Category: Associate Pastor
  • Date Posted: May 18 2024
  • Application Closed
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    Job Description

    A vibrant, inclusive, growing parish with a gift for hospitality, Christ Church, Whitefish Bay seeks an Associate Rector to deepen the parish’s mission to spread the transforming love of Christ. This is a multi-faceted position with opportunities for leadership development in many areas.

    * Lead worship and preaching
    The Associate Rector will share in preaching and celebrating on Sundays. She/he will also be the primary celebrant for the mid-week Contemplative Eucharist, as well as lead other special services. The rector is open to creating new expressions of worship.

    * Engage children and families
    The Associate Rector will be the pastor to children and families, supporting the excellent Children and Youth ministry leaders, sometimes spending time with kids and youth during Sunday school, youth group meetings, mission trips, special events and more.

    * Lead adult programming
    The Associate Rector will facilitate programming such as Theology by the Pint, Film discussions, Quiet Days, and other opportunities for spiritual growth.

    * Deepen community outreach.
    Feed, clothe, house, advocate. Help us be Christ’s hands and feet in the world. Numerous existing and potential community partnerships await, including our sister-parish (ELCA) in the city. We are also trying to build momentum with Sojourner Family Peace Center, the largest domestic violence center in the state.

    * Share pastoral care
    The Associate Rector will share pastoral care: visits to the home and hospital; ministering to those who are dying, preparing couples for marriage, and providing counseling to parishioners in crisis and after loss.

    The rector looks forward to working with the gifts and interests of the Associate to help her/him live more deeply into God’s calling. Also, the position has flexibility if less than full-time work is desired.

    Competitive compensation with continuing education fund, ministry expense account, auto allowance, and health care coverage. Paid maternity/paternity leave and full pension benefits.

    Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and OTM profile to the Rev. Seth Dietrich by email.

    Application deadline June 20, 2024.

    Application deadline closed.

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