This is a Full Time position.
Accountability: The Interim Pastor is accountable to the Session and the Presbytery.
Purpose: The Interim Pastor is responsible for moderating the Session and for providing pastoral leadership and administrative oversight of the church’s ministries, including worship, music, preaching, teaching, mission service, stewardship, and fellowship. He/she will work with the Session and Church staff to provide opportunities for members to engage in worship, discipleship and mission. He/she will use his/her developed interim-specialist skills to assess the congregation’s current and long-term needs and provide inspiring counsel and leadership to help the Church identify what it is called by God to be in the future.
The Interim Pastor will support the congregation so that it can continue to identify its mission and purpose as the body of Christ during the time between installed Pastors. He/she will help prepare the congregation for new pastoral leadership.