Church is not just about Sundays; God loves us all, and we are part of the community every day of the week. St. Michael & All Angels, at the heart of Marden village is looking for a new Vicar.
Our Mission Statement
To share God's love
- In worshipping together
- In learning and growing together
- In service to others
We are looking for a new Vicar who is:
- Approachable, warm and a good listener, who will foster an atmosphere of love and acceptance and a sense of joy.
- Eager to build on and grow ministry to children and young families
Able to demonstrate a passion, energy and vision for mission, to reach out and engage with the wider community
- Willing to join in village life with enthusiasm, developing good relations within the village
- Keen to work with other organisations in the village, including on social initiatives for the welfare of others
- Able to develop more varied services, more informal and contemporary worship, and forms that are accessible to those unused to church, as well as maintaining traditional forms of worship
- Encouraging of traditional and modern music as a valuable element of worship, and supportive of the choir and organist
- Committed to ‘feeding the flock’ through scriptural teaching as a pivotal part of their ministry and who nurtures faith and prayer life in the church family
Closing date: 1st June 2020
Interview date: 7th July 2020
To find out more please contact Samantha Mann, PA to the Archdeacon of Maidstone, on Samantha.Mann@archdeacmaid.org in the first instance or Archdeacon Andrew on 01622 691926.