Community Presbyterian Church is a 200 member church located in the Western suburbs of Chicago. Community Presbyterian Church (CPC) has been serving the Lombard – Villa Park and surrounding area for over 60 years. We have a rich history of community service and outreach. We are searching for a full time Interim Senior Pastor / Head of Staff with a start date of November, 2019.
The mission statement of our church is Reach People for Christ, Grow People in Christ, (that) Sends People with Christ. The church currently holds two Sunday services, one traditional and one contemporary (8:30 & 11:00) with an adult education program from 10-11:00. The church has one combined service in summer months. Children's Sunday school is held at both 10:00 and 11:00.
CPC is an active church with committed Session, Trustee and Deacon Boards. We have a preschool, The Growing Place which serves 130 children and their families. Additional outreach opportunities include numerous free programs for community children and families. These include Wednesday after school programs for age 4 to fifth grade, as well as pumpkin carving, trunk or treat, Living Nativity, an Easter Egg Hunt, Movie and Parent Nights Out among other activities. We have small but active Middle and High School youth groups, as well as opportunities for women’s, men’s, and family fellowship.
The congregation consists of members of all ages with a significant greying population of which a senior group is served with a special ministry. We are a financially stable church with no outstanding debt. The position will manage four full time staff and several part time staff.
The position requires a Masters in Divinity from a recognized Seminary as well as membership in the Presbyterian Church USA or approved denominational relationship.
Interested persons may submit a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates must submit to a background check and fingerprinting.