Director of Congregational Faith Formation
First Presbyterian Church
Granville, Ohio 

The Director of Congregational Faith Formation is a new position designed to deepen growth in faith and strengthen connections for the entire congregation, including children (pre-K through 8th grade) and their families; support the staff working with High School youth; engage new visitors and members; and connect new people with our church.

We seek candidates with a Masters in Christian Education, or with equivalent training and experience (certification preferred). We are seeking a leader who is committed to their own faith formation, relates well to all ages, and exhibits strong emotional intelligence. The candidate should possess the ability to lead projects, work collaboratively, supervise others, and possess excellent verbal, writing, and teaching skills. Salary is based on education and experience.

Granville is a charming village of 5600 residents only 10 miles east of Columbus. Home of Denison University, the community reflects a long history of intellectual curiosity and mutual care. The Church was founded with the town in 1805 and has been a bedrock ever since. A healthy, thoughtful, and loving community, First Presbyterian also recently filled a new position of Director for Mission Initiatives to engage the congregation in hands-on service in our county. With current membership of about 450, the Church is on very sound financial footing with strong reserves and two endowment funds.

Those applying should send a cover letter and resume in care of Doris Porter First Presbyterian Church, 110 W. Broadway, Granville, Ohio 43023; [email protected].

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