The following page lists open positions in the Presbyterian Church (USA) that are welcoming to LGBT people. The listings include positions suitable for both ordained and non-ordained candidates. We hope this page will encourage churches and organizations in the PCUSA to specifically recruit LGBT candidates and will also serve as a resource for people seeking welcoming places to work. If you would like to submit a position to MLP for consideration, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Church Leadership Connection, the call system for the Presbyterian Church (USA), is available at http://www.pcusa.org/clc. Click “Opportunity Search” at the left to search without creating a profile.
Pastor (Solo) – Downtown United Presbyterian Church, Rochester, NY
Downtown United Presbyterian Church is a welcoming and affirming More Light Church. “We are richly blessed. Our 300 members and friends share their time and talents generously. Strong, consistent teachers and educators prepare quality programs for both youth and adults. Adult forum explores diverse topics, drawing on the experience of members and the expertise of university and community leaders. As a community of seekers, conversations are frequently thoughtful and probing. Theological depth is added by several retired clergy and seminary graduates, not presently serving churches, who make DPC their home.” The Pastor seeks to educate & inspire by providing: preaching, pastoral care, worship planning, justice leadership & staff administration.
NGLTF 2013 Academy for Leadership and Action Fellowship
The Academy Fellowship is a subsidized social justice fellowship that’s furiously intense. The program provides the first hand real world experience working for social justice that is necessary for becoming a professional organizer. You’ll learn to disseminate a progressive worldview that connects LGBT issues to struggles against racism, classism, ableism, and spiritual oppression; to build relationships with a broad cross section of other LGBT movement leaders, especially in communities of faith and communities of color; and to mobilize mass numbers of people to achieve immediate political gains for the LGBT community.
Pastor (Head of Staff) – Montclair Presbyterian Church, Oakland, CA
Montclair Presbyterian Church is a welcoming More Light church, dedicated to social activism. The invitation to share in our journey comes with open hearts and minds. We seek a prophetic pastor who celebrates our questions, embraces our passions, inspires our spirits and challenges us to think deeper, harder and more radically about how we can better express God’s unconditional love for the world. You, perhaps?
Learn more about us at our website: www.mpcfamily.org.
Contact us by emailing your PIF or resume to email@example.com
Pastor (Head of Staff) – First United Presbyterian Church, Troy, NY
TO PARTNER WITH the congregation, through work with Session, Deacons, committees, ad hoc groups, and staff to build on our vitality and to implement the vision and goals First United has identified for the next several years.
TO INSPIRE AND GUIDE our professional staff which currently includes a Minister of Music (FT), Coordinator of Faith Education (PT), Office & Media Manager (PT), and Financial Analyst (PT)…
Director of Worship, Wasatch Presbyterian Church, Salt Lake City, UT
The Director of Music for the first worship service will provide music leadership to a growing, intimate, and interactive service of worship at Wasatch Presbyterian Church.
Executive Director, Meeting Grounds, Cecil County, Maryland
Located in Cecil County, Maryland, MEETING GROUND is a faith-based organization that seeks to provide individuals and families with a path from “shelter to home” through a variety of programs that include hospitality, shelter, transitional housing, food and education. Meeting Ground seeks someone with proven management skills to serve as EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.