Open Positions In Our Presbytery
The listings below are for those seeking positions within Giddings-Lovejoy Presbytery Congregations.

If you would like more information, please contact our Stated Clerk, Rev. Joy Myers at

Part-Time Ordained Pastor or a Commissioned Lay PastorFirst Presbyterian Church, PerrvyilleFirst Presbyterian Church in Perrvyille is looking for a part-time ordained pastor, or a Commissioned Lay Pastor, to lead weekly worship services and provide pastoral care for a small congregation in southeast Missouri. This position may lead to full-time if First Pres chooses an option to yoke with a nearby small Presbyterian Church. For more information, contact Ken and Ann White at 573-517-3225 or
PRN Staff Chaplain St. Luke’s HospitalPastoral Care: Provides spiritual care services under general supervision to persons in the Hospital. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission and values. These positions, while part time and as needed, are very necessary right now and we estimate each will be 20-30 hours per week. There is the possibility that they could grow to more permanent staff positions.Click Here for more information. Email Emily Rosencrans at
Associate Pastor Dardenne Presbyterian ChurchIf you are seeking to serve in a congregation that loves God, strives to build spiritual disciples by demonstrating grace in a loving church family, please consider this position. Supporting the lead pastor in three diverse worship services, administering sacraments, and providing congregational care and family ministry are some current and ongoing needs. A complete MIF for this position is currently posted on the Church Leadership Connection. Send direct inquiries to
Part-Time Organist First Presbyterian Church of Alton, IL

First Presbyterian Church of Alton, IL is seeking a part-time organist to play Sunday Worship Services (10:00 – 11:15 am), beginning September 20, 2020, with the intention of expanding the position to organist/choir director, in January.

Choir rehearsals take place on Wednesdays (7:00 – 8:00 pm) and Sunday morning (from 9:00 am). Expanding the position from Organist to Organist/Choir Director will result in a greater compensation. Worship services are currently being streamed online and include a prelude, postlude, and 2 or 3 hymns.

When the choir starts up in January, the worship service will also include accompanying the choir anthem, psalmody, and liturgical music. The organist is expected to play for weddings and funerals but would be compensated additionally for these services. Preferred candidates have at least a bachelor’s degree and experience in playing for church services.

The ideal candidate would have a background in Protestant church worship, familiarity with the Reform Tradition of the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. and use of the Common Lectionary for the planning of musical offerings.

Candidates who are interested in the position, please send your resume, cover letter, and two references to our Office Manager, Toni Anderson at

Church Phone: 618-465-3592


Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 116

Alton, IL 62002

Physical Address:

Corner of 4th and Alby Streets, Alton, IL

Organist/PianistFirst Presbyterian, Jackson, Missouri

Email Rev. Karen Dumey for position details

Rev. Karen Dumey

Interim Pastor

John Calvin Presbyterian Church John Calvin Presbyterian Church located in Bridgeton, Missouri, is seeking an Interim Pastor who has the vision and the experience to help guide our congregation and to help us maintain our continuity, both spiritually and financially, while we are in transition. Learn more here
Young Adult’s Co-CoordinatorPendo Presbyterian

The candidate should be willing to:

  1. organize activities of the young adult, (16-30 years) and
  2. will be available every Sunday to preach/teach the said age group.


The ideal candidate will be from a reformed tradition with basic theological training. It is preferable that they be able to play music instruments or interested in learning music.

This candidate must be well versed in the culture of young adults, be actively engaged and energetic in ministry. An active member of a congregation will be an added advantage.

Please email Rev. Dr. Isaac Wanyoike at
Various PositionsPC(USA) National OfficeThe Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has several openings for which we are seeking qualified candidates looking for a call working at the national level.Please click this link for details: Job Opportunities - 2-19-2021 - English Version
Children, Youth and Family Ministry Second Church

Second Church, a historic, progressive, multiracial and multiethnic congregation serving the Central West End neighborhood in Saint Louis, seeks an energetic, visionary, and collaborative person to work with our pastor and staff to steward our children, youth, and family ministry into the future.

Second Church seeks someone who is:

  1. passionate about fostering and sustaining relationships with parents and children in the church and in the growing Central West End neighborhood.
  2. adept at offering spiritual support to parents and children though the implementation of a creative Christian educational curriculum, and
  3. has experience building community in a congregational setting that enhances the well-being and spiritual lives of children, youth, and families.
Complete details found here.