St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Medina, Washington is seeking a full-time Senior Associate Priest. Through leadership in pastoral care; faith formation, particularly with children, youth, women and seniors; small group ministries; and, supporting engagement and incorporation programs and activities, the Senior Associate Priest will help the parish live into its vision to deepen faith, build community, give, care and serve generously, and practice the hospitality of God.
St. Thomas is a dynamic, multi-generational church in the heart of the beautiful Pacific Northwest. We are a welcoming, loving, inclusive, Christ-centered, justice-seeking community. We look for God’s presence in every corner of our lives by serving friends, neighbors, and the world. While located in Medina (West Bellevue), people living all over the greater Seattle area call St Thomas home.
This position is currently on hold while the Rector is on Sabbatical.
The successful candidate will be an ordained priest and have at least two years of parish ministry experience. St. Thomas seeks a long-term builder and team player who is gifted in relational ministry with a proven track record of growing and sustaining ministries in pastoral care, faith formation, particularly with children, youth, women and seniors, small group ministries and supporting engagement/incorporation programs. She will also champion inter-generational activities, build teamwork, and inspire volunteers. S/he will join an enthusiastic pastoral staff and administrative team wholeheartedly committed to the mission of St. Thomas.
To achieve gender balance among the clergy, preference in hiring will be given to women. Resumes along with a cover letter should be directed to the Rev. Lex Breckinridge at email@example.com
November 2, 2017
August 15, 2018