St. Stephen's, Richmond

Associate Rector/Director of Family Ministries

Date Posted September 26, 2017
Diocese Virginia (Mary Thorpe & Ed Keithly)
Location Richmond
Position Type Full Time

Position Details

Setting Suburban
Compensation $80k+
Health Benefits Full Family
Housing Housing Allowance
Equity Allowance No

Parish Profile

Communicants in Good Standing 3609
Average Sunday Attendance 1057
Child Population in Church School 525
Budget $3.2 million
Anglo-Catholic no
Broad Church yes
Charismatic no
Contemporary no
Emergent no
Morning Prayer no
Non-Traditional yes
Prayer Book yes
Renewal no
Rite I no
Rite II yes


One of the largest Episcopal churches in the country.

Creative, high production value liturgy.

High profile national and international speakers.

Very engaged in the life of the local community: farmer's market, book store, on-site cafe (soon-to-open).


One of the largest Episcopal churches in the country--finding space for connectedness in such a large parish.


Position description.

Parish website.

Associate would...

  • Manage six staff members
  • Recruit, train and support volunteers
  • Worship leader for Palmer Hall Chapel services--pastor to that congregation.
  • Minister to parents--pastoral care & regular communication.
  • Write for various parish publications.


Contact Information

Candidates should forward their OTM portfolio, resume and cover letter to
The Rev. Gary D. Jones, Rector
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
6000 Grove Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226
Or emailed to
Transition ministers: Mary Thorpe, Ed Keithly