Vicar of Marden

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Marden, Kent
Clergy

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.