Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School is pleased to announce the appointment of Rt. Rev. Jack M. McKelvey as Chairperson of the Board of Trustees. McKelvey follows Rev. Stuart A. Mitchell III, who served in that role for three years.
Rev. McKelvey has been a member of the Board of Trustees since 1999 and served as interim President of the school for 18 months following the retirement of Dr. Eugene C. Bay, until the appointment of Dr. Marvin A. McMickle as President in October, 2012.
Rev. McKelvey, a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Rochester, NY was the 7th Bishop of the Diocese of Rochester serving from 2000 until he retired in 2008. A former Episcopal priest in Delaware and New Jersey, he received a Master's of Divinity and honorary doctorate degree from Virginia Theological Seminary.
The Board's new Chairperson is active in the community and volunteers his time and talents to many diverse causes. He has served on the Boards of Episcopal Senior Life Communities, Rochester Red Wings, Hobart and William Smith Colleges and Water for South Sudan.
The Episcopal Diocese recently interviewed Bishop McKelvey and recorded his thoughts about the CRCDS' past, it's future, and his new leadership role. The podcast of that interview can be viewed here: http://vimeo.com/98575639
On Saturday, May 31, 2014, President Marvin McMickle was the keynote speaker at the Facing Race, Embracing Equity Community Summit held at Asbury First United Methodist Church. The Sunday edition of the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle contains an article on the Summit in which President McMickle is quoted.
The full text of President McMickle's remarks at the Summit may be found on the CRCDS website at the following link: http://www.crcds.edu/facing-race-embracing-equity-remarks-from-pres-marvin-a-mcmickle/
This topic is also covered in President McMickle's weekly blog for the Democrat and Chronicle. We encourage you to follow his blogs at http://blogs.democratandchronicle.com/unite/author/mmcmickle/. A new one is available every Tuesday.
Main Line Unitarian Church in Devon, PA is seeking a full-time Director of Religious Education. Send cover letter and résumé by May 10, 2014 to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Detailed information about the position and application requirements may be found at the following links:
Large, metropolitan, socially active Presbyterian church, with a long-standing commitment to an active, visible ministry of music, seeks a full-time Associate Director of Music. This is an integral part of our total worship and Christian education program. Responsibilities include directing a graded choir program for children, directing and overseeing multiple hand bell choirs, and working with the Director of Music/Organist in a comprehensive music and arts ministry.
Experience working with children is essential. Bachelor’s degree in music is required, with
three to five years’ experience working in a church music program. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. For full position description click here. For more information about the church and its programs, visit www.thirdpresbyterian.org .
Send letter of interest with a resumé including three professional references to:
Chair, Associate Director of Music Search Committee
c/o Third Presbyterian Church
4 Meigs Street
Rochester, New York 14607
Position to begin Summer, 2014. Application deadline is May 15, 2014.
Full-time position for Christian Education Coordinator. Hours would need to be flexible and would include weekends. Responsibilities for preschool through senior high education opportunities, junior and senior high youth groups. Would work with active volunteer base in a growing United Methodist church. We are a progressive, vibrant congregation located just north of Ithaca, NY overlooking beautiful Cayuga Lake. Interested persons should send cover letter, resume including three references to Lansing United Methodist Church, Attn.: Search Committee, 32 Brickyard Road, Lansing, NY 14882 or email email@example.com or fax to 607-533-8887. Deadline for applications is May 15, 2014.