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Associate Presbyter Position for Presbytery of Lake Michigan

The Presbytery of Lake Michigan is seeking applicants for Associate Presbyter.

This is a part-time, exempt position. Candidate must be either a Teaching Elder (Minister of the Word and Sacraments) or a Ruling Elder in the PC(USA)

Position Type: Part-time

Job Posted: May 19, 2022

Organizer of Synod Communities of Color
Synod of the Covenant

The Synod of the Covenant seeks candidates for a new contract position: Organizer of Synod Communities of Color.

This leader will draw on a community organizing approach to connect individuals and churches of color with each other, to discover joint interests as well as hopes for shared ministries and support from the Synod. It is a term position of approximately one year, at approximately half-time, and will be guided by a Steering Committee and report to the Synod Executive. The Asian, Black, Latino/Hispanic, Middle Eastern, and Native American communities have much to teach and much to gain as joint ministries bubble up and coalesce, facilitated by this Organizer position.

Please reach out to the Executive Chip Hardwick at 309-530-4578 or chip@synodofthecovenant.org to ask questions, recommend candidates, or to apply with a cover letter and resume.

Position Type: Contract

Job Posted: May 17, 2022

Organist/Pianist
First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers/ Centreville

Leaders at First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers/ Centreville seek an organist/ pianist.

The individual hired for this position will work about 3.5 hours each week supporting choir rehearsal and the Sunday morning service plus a few special occasions.

The church has a Johannes Klais Pipe Organ, a tracker organ with 38 ranks, 1,961 pipes and 30 draw knob stop controls.

Interested candidates should send resumes to the attention of the Rev. Brenda Deily at the First Presbyterian Church, 320 North Main, Three Rivers, MI 49093 or brenda@firstprestrc.com.

Position Type: Part-time

Job Posted: April 6, 2022

Senior Pastor
First Presbyterian Church of Holland

Leaders at First Presbyterian Church of Holland seek a senior pastor and head of staff 

Learn more about the position expectations and requirements within the congregation’s Ministry Information Form (MIF) available here.

Learn more about the congregation on its website and its Facebook page.

Interested candidates should send a resume to pnc.fpcholland@gmail.com or apply directly at  https://clc.pcusa.org/OpportunitySearch.aspx

Position Type: Full-time

Job Posted: March 30, 2022

Minister with Youth and Young Adults
Westminster Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids

Leaders at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids seek a Minister with Youth and Young Adults to oversee and implement a ministry that invites youth and young adults into a brave space where the Holy Spirit and the practices of prayer, worship, learning and service empower them to live in compassion, peace, justice and hope within the church and in the world.

PURPOSE:
The full-time, non-ordained position requires working with the Youth Committee to oversee and implement programs; nurture and supervise the youth ministry coordinator(s); recruit and support youth ministry volunteers; help plan and implement youth summer trips, weekend retreats and youth-led worship; oversee the youth ministry budget; envision young adult ministry possibilities; and other tasks. 

    DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
    The ideal candidate will express authentic faith with a willingness to engage a wide variety of faith perspectives and be able to support the mission, vision and values of Westminster Presbyterian.  This position also requires an individual with strong relational, organizational and management skills who can prioritize safety and healthy boundaries, collaborate, demonstrate technological savvy and effective communication skills, incorporate music into experiences, and show curiosity to learn about the community and congregation.

    Compensation will be negotiated with the candidate based on experience. The church offers a full range of benefits including vacation, medical, medical reimbursement, and retirement saving options.

    Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and statement of faith/ sense of call to the Rev. Lynette Sparks, senior pastor, at lsparks@wpcgr.org

    Position Type: Full-time

    Job Posted: March 30, 2022

    Full-time Church Administrator
    First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven

    Leaders at First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven seek a church administrator to direct, coordinate and supervise all administrative activities of the church including its physical facilities.

    PURPOSE:
    This full-time position requires overseeing budget preparation, accounting functions and church expenditures; overseeing compliance with standard practices and personnel policies; securing all equipment, supplies and maintenance services; coordinating facility maintenance, contractors and use; overseeing the administrative staff; and being responsible for scheduling, use, security, maintenance, and leases for all church buildings. The church administrator attends all trustee meetings and other committee meetings as needed, including an occasional evening meeting.

      DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
      The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and computer and technology skills including knowledge of Google Suite, ACS and Realm, and Microsoft Excel. A background in administration, finance, accounting and human resources is preferred along with at least five years of relevant experience in facilities management, personnel administration, insurance and budgeting. The ideal candidate should attend to details, and be able to work in higher level and leadership environments. The ability to work comfortably in a Christian environment and maintain confidentiality also are needed.

      Interested candidates should send resumes to kjullie@fpgh.org.

      Position Type: Full-time

      Job Posted: March 30, 2022

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      Next Stated Meeting

      A special meeting of the Presbytery will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2022, at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Portage for the purpose of installing the Rev. Fran Lane-Lawrence as Executive Presbyter/Stated Clerk.

      The next regular Stated Meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 14, 2022, in person at the First Presbyterian Church of Kalamazoo.

      Watch the presbytery’s website and eDIGEST for updated information about both meetings.

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