Senior Pastor

Community Church of East Williston LI, NY

East Williston, NY

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Posted on: August 06, 2021

Job Description:


Join us as we prepare to meet the challenges of our second century. Established in 1925, the historic Community Church of East Williston is a Mainline, Interdenominational Protestant Church serving the needs of persons from all backgrounds. We have a faithful, hardworking congregational core and seek a Senior Minister who, through Christian love and action, will help us turn those with occasional attendance into members with faithful_noemailmitment. The position requires an experienced, ordained Protestant minister with youthful enthusiasm to reestablish CCEW as a “Light in the Community.” We offer a_noemailpetitive salary and a beautiful manse in a verdant suburb with a highly ranked school district (top 10% in NY), 45 minutes from Manhattan via railroad.
Our ideal candidate:
• Is an ordained minister and graduate of an accredited Protestant Seminary (CCEW will facilitate ordination if necessary)
• Maintains a cheerful and enthusiastic outlook
• Preaches interesting, thoughtful, and provocative sermons relating Scripture to everyday lives.
• Fosters relationships with youth and young families
• Collaborates with lay leadership and church staff to coordinate and conduct the ministries of the church
• Counsels congregants and_noemailmittees
• Uses social media to further the goals of the church
• Considers high quality and diverse music to be a vital part of worship
• Demonstrates team building and conflict resolution skills
• Visits congregants in need
• Works to expand the influence of the church in the_noemailmunity
• Provides wedding support including rehearsals
• Has experience in pastoral ministry
The Pastoral Search Committee is accepting packages containing (but not limited to) your resume and online samples of your sermons. We’d like to hear about your call to ministry, your beliefs, and style of ministry.

About Community Church of East Williston LI, NY:

Our Vision
To be a light in the community, radiating God's love and grace.
To attract disillusioned, aspiring, and committed Christians alike.
To be true to our traditions yet embrace the contemporary as we grow, shepherded into the future by our Lord, Jesus Christ.
Our Mission
The Community Church of East Williston believes all people are loved by God.
We strive to live Christ's message through fellowship, outreach, education, worship and witness. 


Graduate of an ATS accredited seminary
Experience as a senior or solo minister
Willing to live in the Manse 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Senior Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor
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Worship Style:
Church Size:
100 - 250

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Community Church of East Williston LI, NY
Contact Name:
Mary Ellen Williams
45 East Williston Avenue
East Williston
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