Part-time Director of Christian Activities & Family Ministries: The First United Methodist Church of Baldwinsville,NY

The Baldwinsville First United Methodist Church has the following half-time staff position that will become available July 1, 2014.

Director of Christian Activities and Family Ministries: The First United Methodist Church of Baldwinsville, NY, a strong 1,000 member program focused church located in a suburb of Syracuse, is looking for an individual to work with new and existing church groups to continue development and implementation of outreach and programs designed to reach individuals, youth, and families within our community. Requirements include advanced theological training beyond a baccalaureate degree, a vision for Christian discipleship in our rapidly changing society, and preferably three to five years leadership experience in a congregational setting. This half time position has the potential to develop into a full time ministry. Further information, including a job description, is available by contacting secretary@bvillefirstumc.org.

Part-time Director of Religious Education: First Universalist Church of Rochester

First Universalist Church of Rochester is seeking a part- time Director of Religious Education (Faith Development). This position is designed for 10 hours per week.

First Universalist is a downtown church located at the intersection of South Clinton Avenue and Court. More information about the church may be found at www.uuroc.org

Letter of application and resume are requested by May 12. More detail will be provided to candidates upon receiving documents. Please have letter and resume to us by May 12. Send to First Universalist Church of Rochester, 150 S. Clinton Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604.

Pastor: St. Paul Baptist Church of Passaic, NJ

The St. Paul Baptist Church of Passaic, NJ is seeking a Senior Pastor as shepherd of our great church.

We require a pastor who is passionate about Christ and has strong leadership and administrative abilities.

Interested persons should send cover letter, resume (including three references) to:

The St. Paul Baptist Church
Attn: Pastor Search Committee  
22-24 Aspen Street
Passaic, NJ 07055

or email spbcpastorsearch@gmail.com

 Deadline for applications is May 28, 2014.

Part-time Summer Opportunity: Community Development Consultant

The Faith and Public Institute Inc. is looking for Community Development Consultants for the summer to assist with the national Fall launch of “Eradicate Poverty Day.” 

The mission of the Faith & Public Policy Institute Inc. is to educate the faith community on domestic and foreign policy for the purpose of collective action. The national headquarters of the Faith & Public Policy Institute Inc. is located in Princeton, New Jersey and the Capitol Hill office is located in Washington, D.C. 

The Faith & Public Policy Institute Inc. is an approved 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization according to the Internal Revenue Code. The Faith & Public Policy Institute Inc. has a 509(a)(2) public charity status with a 501(h) election. The Faith & Public Policy Institute Inc. is a registered lobbying organization with the United States Congress according to the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995. The Senate ID number is 40108403712 and the House ID number is 423520000. 

The Community Development Consultant will assist with recruiting community hosts for “Eradicate Poverty Day” in their region. This is a flexible part-time position. This position is ideal for seminarians or recent graduates from seminary.

For an interview, please send your resume with cover letter and 3 references to hr@faithpolicyinstitute.org by 5 PM on Friday, May 2, 2014. Please put “Community Consultant Resume” in the subject line.  For more information on the Institute, visit www.faithpolicyinstitute.org.

Interim Choir Director: St. James’ Episcopal Church (Skaneateles, NY)

As the Interim Part Time Director of an adult choir, you will be a “shepherd of volunteers” supporting congregational singing in a traditional liturgical worship setting.

Your musical skills and ability to interpret a piece of music, developed from experience, has resulted in knowledge of the construction, style and text of a piece of music.

You are able to convey to a choir how you want the music to sound through your verbal communication and conducting skills, bringing that interpretation to life.

Your ability to teach and promote understanding of and appreciation for choral music is demonstrative of your love and respect for musical excellence, and a relationship with the Lord.

Working in collaboration with the Rector, organist and as needed, other musicians, you will choose and select religious music appropriate for liturgies of the year.

People may describe your style as enthusiastic, collaborative, creative, fun and with a clear vision for how music can help create excellence in worship, and engage the congregation in participation.

As a leader challenged to continually learn and grow, you are able to inspire and encourage additional membership in the choir.

To learn more about this late August 2014 – June 2015, role, please visit http://www.stjameschurch.us or contact any member of the Search Committee, Sharon Arliss – arlissbass5@aol.com  or Jack Boyce – jack13152@aol.com  or Kris Perkins – momeperkins@yahoo.com  or Steve Osborne – sosborne@fultonsavings.com  or Doug Smith – airdad@verizon.net

To express interest, please send your resume in confidence to:

Jack Boyce (Search Committee Chair) – jack13152@aol.com  

13 Lakeview Circle

Skaneateles, New York, 13152