Opportunities with American Baptist Churches of New York State

The American Baptist Churches of New York State (ABCNYS) invite CRCDS students and alumni to consider ministry opportunities around upstate New York. The ABCNYS Region serves 294 churches in a variety of ministry settings, urban and rural, suburban and small town.  A number of our churches are dually aligned or in a federated or union relationship with varied mainline Protestant or other Baptist denominations. To learn more about our Region, visit www.abc-nys.org.

If you are interested in having your information shared with an ABCNYS search committee, please send a letter of interest along with an up-to-date American Baptist Personnel Services (ABPS) profile and three current professional references knowledgeable of your ministry skills and experience to:  Rev. Jerrod Hugenot, Associate Executive Minister 518/380-4510  or  jhugenot@abc-nys.org.

Mailing address: 115 Hazelhurst Avenue, Albany, NY 12203

If you do not have a current ABPS profile, please contact the American Baptist Region with which your local church membership is affiliated. If you are not currently aligned with ABC/USA, please send a resume detailing skills, experience, and three professional references along with your affiliation and standing with your current denomination.

For more information about ABCNYS search and call support, visit:  http://www.abc-nys.org/who-we-are/regional-enhancement-team/ret-clergy-placement

Director of Religious Education: Main Line Unitarian Church (Devon, PA)

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: employment@mluc.org.

Detailed information about the position  and application requirements may be found at the following links:

 http://www.mluc.org/employment-opportunities

 http://www.mluc.org/images/PDF/DRE_searchpacket%20_%20April2014.pdf

Full Time Christian Education Coordinator in Lansing, NY

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 lumcoffice@twcny.rr.com or fax to 607-533-8887.  Deadline for applications is May 15, 2014.

Clergy & Community Organizer located in Albany, NY

The Labor-Religion Coalition of New York State seeks a talented organizer who is passionate about economic justice, the communities of New York State, and the powerful connection between faith and social action. Position based in the Capital District with frequent travel throughout NYS. A full job description and details on application may be downloaded at the following link. Clergy Community Organizer