New Garden Friends Meeting Pastoral Search

Hi all,

I wanted to post this here in the hopes of helping spread the word about New Garden Friends pastoral search here in Greensboro, NC they are just about to undergo. Read through the description below and see if this resonates with you or someone you might know. Feel free to share around.

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Pastoral Minister Job Opening – Online Job Description

New Garden Friends Meeting, Greensboro, NC

New Garden Friends Meeting, steeped in Quaker tradition since its founding in 1754, is a progressive,  open and affirming faith community, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Our meeting emphasizes peace,  social justice, and the belief that there is that of God in everyone. We are seeking a full-time pastoral minister to provide leadership through inspired preaching, compassionate pastoral care, strong support  of our community service and social justice efforts, enablement for our members and attenders as  partners in ministry, and support and guidance for staff. Our community values the Quaker belief in  continuing revelation and welcomes light from many sources and spiritual traditions, including, but not  limited to, Christianity and the Bible. Warmth and humor are appreciated in our faith family. A parsonage or a housing allowance is available. Salary, if it includes a housing allowance, will range between $70,000 and $90,000 and will be based on a candidate’s qualifications and experience. Additional compensation in the form of a benefits package, and relocation expenses will also be provided.

Membership in the Religious Society of Friends is preferred, but not required. If you are an experienced  Quaker or Quaker-friendly pastoral minister and are interested in becoming an integral part of our  community, please send a resume/ profile, a one-page statement of faith, and a cover letter to Applications will be accepted through March 15, 2024 or until the position is filled. For more information about New Garden Friends Meeting, please visit

NGFM is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination in  employment because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, veteran  status, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other protected category.

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