Maine Conference UCC — Churches in Transition

MAINE CHURCHES IN PASTORAL TRANSITION

Augusta – South Parish Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (3/4 time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Camden – First Congregational Church of Camden UCC – Pastor (full time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Minister. The search committee is accepting ministerial profiles. The church is seeking a minister “who will lead and challenge us spiritually and support us pastorally; someone who will help us continue to discover how to address such issues as equality, justice, hunger, and homelessness as opportunities for “faith in action”; someone who will nurture and direct a staff to sometimes lead, sometimes follow, but always collaborate with a vibrant, open and affirming, community-engaged and spiritually-active congregation.” View church prospectus HERE.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Dover-Foxcroft – Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (full time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Pastor. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

East Millinocket – First Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (part-time)
ON HOLD.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Ellsworth – First Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (full time)
Announced retirement, effective 9/30/17. Interested Interim Ministers should contact the Maine Conference.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Falmouth – Falmouth Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (full time)
The church is currently served by a Designated Pastor. A transition team has been formed to begin a settled pastor search process. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Falmouth – Foreside Community Church, UCC – Pastor (full time)
An announced retirement with a succession search planned. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Farmington – First Congregational Church, UCC [“Old South”] – Pastor (full time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Gorham – First Parish Congregational Church, UCC – Senior Pastor (full time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Greenville/Rockwood – Union Evangelical Church &
Rockwood Community Church – Pastor (3/4 time)
The search committee is accepting ministerial profiles. “A shared ministry, these two churches seek a three-quarter time pastor who will appreciate the richness of small-time life.” View church prospectus HERE.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Hancock – Union Congregational Church UCC – Pastor (part-time
The church is currently served by a Designated Pastor. A transition team has been formed to begin a settled pastor search process. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Kennebunk – Christ Church (Federated UMC) – Pastor (part-time)
The church is currently served by a UMC Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Kennebunkport – First Congregational Church UCC – Pastor (part-time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Limerick/West Newfield – Limerick Congregational Church, UCC &
West Newfield Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (part-time)
The churches are currently utilizing weekly Pulpit Supply. If interested in rural ministry, contact the Maine Conference.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Lincolnville – United Christian Church, UCC – Pastor (part-time)
The search committee is accepting ministerial profiles. “We are a dynamic, welcoming, and growing congregation. We seek a compassionate and accepting pastor who can help us continue to develop our spiritual lives through both worship and ministries.” View church prospectus HERE.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Monroe – Monroe Community Church, UCC – Pastor (part-time)
The search committee is accepting ministerial profiles. “Our congregation includes worshippers from a wide spectrum of Christian denominations. Laity takes part in services in various ways including reading, maintenance of the sanctuary, choral and instrumental music, and substitute preaching.” View church prospectus HERE.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

North Gorham – United Church of Christ at North Gorham
The church has a shared ministry agreement with First Parish Congregational Church in Gorham. The Gorham church is currently served by an Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah Blood

North Waterford/Stoneham – North Waterford & East Stoneham Congregational Churches – Pastor (part-time)
A shared ministry, the churches are using in-house talent to fill the pulpit. If interested in rural ministry, contact the Maine Conference.
Staff consultant: Rev. Darren L. Morgan

Portland – Williston-Immanuel United Church – Pastor (full time)
Announced retirement, effective 10/1/17. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

Saco – First Parish Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (full time)
The church is currently served by an Interim Minister. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

South Freeport – South Freeport Congregational Church, UCC – Pastor (full time)
Announced retirement, effective 12/31/17. Watch for updates.
Staff consultant: Rev. Deborah J. Blood

*If you have a particular interest in part-time ministry, bridge interim ministry, sabbatical coverage, long-term stated supply, or pulpit supply please be in touch with Rev. Darren L. Morgan as many of these positions are not always listed on our website.

Page updated: August 30, 2017 dlm