St. David's Church, Kinnelon

Interim Priest
Date Posted June 15, 2017
Diocese Newark (Gregory Jacobs)
Location Kinnelon
Position Type Full Time

Position Details

Setting Town
Compensation 81800
Health Benefits Full Family
Housing Supplied Housing
Equity Allowance Yes

Parish Profile

Communicants in Good Standing 92
Average Sunday Attendance 46
Child Population in Church School 0
Adult Population in Church School 6
Teacher Population in Church School 0
Budget 198180
Anglo-Catholic no
Broad Church yes
Charismatic no
Contemporary no
Emergent no
Morning Prayer no
Non-Traditional no
Prayer Book yes
Renewal no
Rite I no
Rite II yes

Strengths

  • A dedicated and active core leadership
  • Tremendous sense of community and fellowship
  • A truly inclusive environment
  • Full transparency
  • Very community oriented
  • Receptive to diocesan initiatives (missional church)
  • Excellent music program
  • Strong commitment to outreach

Challenges

  • Aging congregation
  • Lack of young families and children
  • Limited financial resources
  • Declining enrollment due to relocation of memebership

Comments

A healthy vibrant congregation dedicated to finding out what God is up to in their congregation and community. Clergy retiring was active in clergy cohort of missional church initiatives. Congregation very much open to seeing what God is calling them to be during transition and beyond.

Contact Information

Mr. John Simonelli,  Senior Warden.            asp4john@aol.com          973-650-2115

451 East 39th Street    Paterson, NJ 07504