As a part of the Heart of England Benefice the people of St Matthews Salford Priors have benefitted in all sorts of ways, including sharing of resources. At the same time, they have also found themselves wanting to do more, to serve more, to be more, and to develop the distinctive characteristics of their life in Christ. So they are keen to expand their ministry with the appointment of a charismatic evangelical associate minister to take them forward in new ways.
The role of the Associate Minister is to work alongside the incumbent in enabling all five churches to grow together in unity as they fulfil the diocesan mission purpose of:
This will involve developing eight essential qualities in the life of the Church:
We welcome applications from gently charismatic evangelical priests who are:
For more information about this application process, please use this link
The Diocese of Coventry represents the Church of England in Coventry and Warwickshire. With our network of 200 parishes, we have a Christian presence in every local community. We have a rich variety of people and traditions, and yet we are united in our shared mission of "worshipping God ...making new disciples ...transforming communities".