Rector, St Mary’s Church Northiam, East Sussex (half time)

Northiam | Chichester | Closing date: 11 September

To the Glory of God, serving the community in love

An enthusiastic leader is wanted as incumbent (0.5) for this single benefice evangelical parish church in the historic village of Northiam. Bible based teaching, together with a strong pastoral ministry are essential.

Northiam offers a beautiful location, an active and engaged village community and a welcoming, committed church fellowship. The Rectory is a 5 bedroom, modern detached home in the centre of the village.

Our Vision at St Mary's is to be:

  • A Worshipping Community.
  • A Growing Community.
  • A Loving Community.
  • An Outreaching Community.

We are looking for someone who, fired by the Spirit:

  • Has a passion for preaching the Gospel.
  • Will champion prayer, personally and corporately.
  • Has a desire to see church growth.
  • Will engage with the local community, both churched and unchurched.
  • Will build on the existing strong relationship with our Primary School.
  • Will help us re-establish fellowship with members of the village who attend church elsewhere as well as maintain close ties with our Deanery churches.

Closing date: 11 September

Interviews and Visits: 17 October

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