St. James Episcopal Church

Part Time Priest

Date Posted June 20, 2018
Diocese Pennsylvania (Arlette Benoit Joseph)
Location Prospect Park
Position Type Part Time

Position Details

Setting Suburban
Compensation 38,000
Health Benefits Negotiable
Housing Negotiable
Equity Allowance No

Parish Profile

Communicants in Good Standing 70
Average Sunday Attendance 40
Child Population in Church School 10
Adult Population in Church School 0
Teacher Population in Church School 6
Budget 120,000
Anglo-Catholic yes
Broad Church yes
Charismatic no
Contemporary no
Emergent no
Morning Prayer no
Non-Traditional no
Prayer Book yes
Renewal yes
Rite I yes
Rite II yes

Strengths

STRENTHS

  • Well maintained church and grounds.
  • Debt Free
  • Strong Community Outreach Program
  • An ever-growing Preschool Program
  • A growing Sunday School with an engaging curriculum
  • Easy access via public transportation to Philadelphia
  • Numerous historic sites throughout the surrounding communities
  • Very active congregation involved in both Church and community activities
  • Our Mission is to bring Christ to all people

Challenges

CHALLENGES

 

  • To establish an active youth program
  • To re-establish an adult bible study and prayer group
  • Find a Rector to shepherd us in growing our congregation
  • Invigorate our prarish thru worship to bring us closer to God, each other and the community.

 

 

 

 

 

Comments

St. James’ is a Christ-centered, family-oriented, multigenerational congregation of the Anglican Tradition. St. James’  is a vibrant parish populated by diverse and loving followers of Christ.

We are a member of the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania and a part of the worlwide Anglican Communion holding certain principles in common and existing within the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church.

Contact Information

Please submit inquiries to the Search Committee at dottieatstjames@gmail.com