Pulpit Supply: Next Steps of Orleans Ministries (Albion, NY)

Next Steps of Orleans Ministries is a mission group of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church. We are under the guidance of the Session of the Lancaster (NY) Presbyterian Church. Our group numbers around 25 with 15 or 20 in attendance. We meet at the Arnold Gregory complex in Albion at 243 S. Main St. (Route 98). We meet each Sunday at 10 a.m. We have been meeting there for three years.

The position responsibilities include sermon preparation and delivery and as much of other service elements as an individual may feel comfortable leading. For this we compensate an individual $150.00 per service. We allow an individual the option of Scripture and hymn selection. Optional responsibilities could be added in the areas of community involvement and church planning depending upon the individual’s available time and skill set. They would be compensated at a mutually agreed upon rate, and we would pay mileage for additional travel at approximately the IRS approved rate.

Our web site www.nextstepsministryoforleans.com can provide more about us and our beliefs. In short we subscribe to the authority of Scripture and so our preaching, teaching, and Bible studies are all based upon Scripture.

For more information or to schedule an interview, please call Dick Tucker at 585-589-5055.


Director of Children, Youth & Family Ministries: Plymouth Congregational Church (Syracuse, NY)

Plymouth Congregational Church, a progressive, thriving, 250-member Christian church in downtown Syracuse, is seeking a faithful, enthusiastic, and dynamic individual to serve as our next Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries. The part-time (30 hours/week) Director will oversee and implement our Christian formation programs for children, youth, and families, including Sunday morning worship and classes, youth groups, and other opportunities. Two weeks' vacation per year, plus some benefits. Send resume and cover letter to pcc-qcaldwell@cnymail.com by 31 July.

Interim Director of Christian Education: Homer Congregational Church (Home, NY)

The Homer Congregational Church, (United Church of Christ) is seeking an Interim Director of Christian Education. It is expected that the position will last one to two years with the IDCE eligible to apply for the permanent position. Responsibilities include: direct the Church School, promote and publicize Christian Education events; coordinate Vacation Bible School and other programs/events.

This is a part-time position (~ 20 hours per week) with presence required on Sunday mornings. The balance of work time may be fulfilled on a flexible basis in consultation with the Pastor. Qualifications: A commitment to fostering the faith of our children and youth; proven experience in children and youth education; ability to multitask and prioritize tasks; and willing to promote the Opening and Affirming policy of the church.

Homer Congregational Church is north of Cortland, NY. For more information contact the Rev. Dr. Kathleen Waters, 607-749-2604. To apply send résumé to Resumes@homercc.org. Job description available on our web site at www.homercc.com.

Part-time Youth Ministry Director: First Presbyterian Church in Victor, NY

Youth Ministry Director wanted (1/2 time) for a growing Presbyterian Church in Victor, NY.  Jr/Sr High program coordination and participation in the general leadership of the church.  Experience and multi-year availability preferred.  Competitive salary, significant growth potential and a dynamic ministry environment.  Applicants may contact Rev.Colin Pritchard at First Presbyterian Church in Victor victorpres@frontiernet.net or 585 924-2289.