St Paul's, Sharpsburg

Rector

Date Posted September 10, 2019
Diocese Maryland (Stuart Wright)
Location Sharpsburg
Position Type Half Time

Position Details

Setting Town
Compensation $46,000
Health Benefits Negotiable
Housing Housing Allowance
Equity Allowance No

Parish Profile

Communicants in Good Standing 127
Average Sunday Attendance 34
Child Population in Church School 0
Adult Population in Church School 0
Teacher Population in Church School 0
Budget $104,876
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 yes
Rite II yes

Strengths

Vibrant small-town parish. Town is part of the Antietam Battlefield and it's a beautiful area.

Good community, accustomed to solid preaching and pastoral leadership.

Challenges

Budget only allows for a part-time priest. The last rector was bi-vocational (farmer).

Comments

Larger nearby cities includes Hagerstown and Frederick, Maryland; Washington, DC is 70 miles by car (55 as the crow flies).

Contact Information

The Rev. Canon Stuart Wayne Wright

swright@episcopalmaryland.org 410-467-1399