Opportunities for Ministry

Part-time Shipping Clerk

Please share this announcement with your congregation, presbytery, Synod and others in your various networks.

The Ministry Council is currently accepting applications for the PART-TIME position of SHIPPING CLERK. The position is housed in the denominational headquarters (Center) in Memphis (Cordova), Tennessee. Applicants must submit a complete application packet in order to be considered. A complete application packet includes:

  1. completed online application (click here);
  2. current resume; and
  3. three letters of recommendation describing the applicant’s professionalism, work ethic and experience. Denominational Center staff members may NOT provide letters of recommendation.

Please send complete application packets to the attention of Rev. Elinor S. Brown, Discipleship Ministry Team Leader, at esb@cumberland.org. DEADLINE: Complete application packets must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) on Monday, June 30, 2014. Those opting to hand-deliver complete application packets, please keep in mind that the Center closes at Noon (Central Standard Time) on Fridays.

An interview panel will conduct interviews in July/August 2014. Ideally, the successful candidate will begin work in August 2014, following satisfactory completion of a background check. In addition to the job description (click here), the following position competencies will be important:

  • Ability to work with multiple deadlines and departments.
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong technology skills.

Posted: 29 April 2014


Full-time Pastor

Faith-Hopewell Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Batesville, AR, is seeking a Pastor. Batesville is a vibrant city of 10,000+ situated on the White River in the north central area of the state. Faith-Hopewell has huge potential for growth, with relatively new facilities that include an education wing expansion constructed in late 2012. Our congregation is eagerly awaiting a pastor who is motivated to preach the gospel, to reach out to the un-churched, and to grow the current congregation, both spiritually and numerically. We currently enjoy a very healthy mix of regular attendees, with ages ranging from the very young to Seniors. We are an “activities” based church, offering opportunities for the entire congregation.

The compensation package is negotiable. Our Church Information Form is available through the denominational Leadership Referral Services, (phone 901.276.4572 x224)

Those interested in applying should contact Gary Anderson, Chairman of the FHCPC Search Committee via email, or via phone at 870.613.1168.

Posted: 18 September 2013

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