Expressions of interest are invited for a Minister of the Word (1.0) .

to join a diverse ministry team that includes a full-time Deacon and lay leaders.

Strategic emphases for this position in a central City congregation:

  • creative worship of three Sunday morning and two weekday services
  • pastoral care and faith development of the Congregation
  • public liturgical celebrations, especially a “church for the city” activities
  • relationships with the Chinese (SA) Christian Congregation at Pilgrim
  • Pilgrim’s three year vision and mission priorities

For more information see or contact Rev Diane Bury for copies of congregation profile and supporting documents.

Please send Inquiries and Expressions of Interest (marked private and confidential) to Rev Diane Bury, Synod Office, PO Box 2145 Adelaide 5001, Phone (08) 8236 4254 by 14 March 2017.

We are called by God to be a prophetic witness in the city of Adelaide so that
new life and vitality will be generated in our city and its people. We celebrate in our unity and diversity,
our shared beliefs and past experiences, and value worship, teaching, creativity and justice.

Background information

Dean Eland, Case Study: A church with a Heart for the City - (download pdf file)

Sandy Boyce, Still Open? Reflections on Pilgrim Uniting Church - (download pdf file)

Pilgrim's Mission - (web page)