Open Ministry Opportunities

Ministry Opportunity Details

  Expiration Date: 2/27/2013

Name of Church or Agency:   Williamsburg Presbyterian Church
215 Richmond Road 
Williamsburg,  VA  23185
Denomination:   PC (USA)
Governing Body:  
Phone:   757 229-4235
Available Position:   Pastor
Position Type:   Ordained
Position Focus:   Head of Staff
Ministry Experience:   More than 8 years
Employment Status:   Full Time

Contact Information

Contact Name:   Robert Cox
Contact Phone:   757 564-8086
Contact Address:   215 Richmond Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Contact Email:
Role in Position Search:   Moderator, PNC

Ministry Opportunity Description

A. Leadership

1.Serve as Head of Staff; oversee/coordinate staff and their development, and ministry
2.With Session promote a common WPC vision and mission
3.Encourage by word and example member participation in the full life of WPC
4.Emphasize congregational communication
5.Conduct regular staff meetings
6.Participate in and oversee annual staff evaluations

B. Worship

1.Deliver scripture-based sermons that inspire, encourage, challenge, and sustain members in Christian faith and service in everyday life
2.Preach multiple services each Sunday, sharing the pulpit approximately once a month with Associate Pastors
3.Conduct baptisms, weddings and funerals as requested by families

C. Stewardship – Participate in and support Resources Ministry with annual General Fund Stewardship campaigns, stewardship education of congregation and any capital campaigns

D. Christian Education – Work closely with Director of Education Ministries to support and guide spiritual formation within the congregation; be a resource for developing adult education programs

E. Governing Bodies and Ecumenical Work – Participate in Presbytery and other PC (USA) bodies; maintain a commitment to ecumenical and interfaith activities

F. Other – Participate, with Associate Pastors, in pastoral care and counseling; attend WPC functions; be involved in community activities as a witness of the Church


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