Part-time Pastor - United Church of Kanab-Fredonia, Kanab, Utah

August 22, 2016

The United Church of Kanab-Fredonia is nestled in the beautiful Red Cliffs of southern Utah. We are located in a small rural community near the spectacular scenery of state and national parks, Lake Powell and Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

This 30-plus-year ministry meets in a lovely sanctuary as an open and affirming congregation, providing love, spiritual nourishment and support for its family members. Under the umbrella of four denominations: Presbyterian, United Methodist, Disciples of Christ and United Church of Christ, all are welcome. Regardless of religious background, race, gender, sexual orientation, age or economic status: believers, doubters and non-believers alike attend the United Church.

The fellowship hall provides meeting space for self-help, recovery and educational groups as well as frequent church family gatherings. Our council ring on the grounds is open for community concerts, weddings and our annual animal blessing. Congregants are spirit and financial givers helping generously where we can for foreign/local missions and individual needs.

Umbrella of four denominations:

  • Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • The Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • The United Methodist Church
  • United Church of Christ
Membership: 30 voting members plus approximately 30 other attendees
  • Sunday Service attendance: 25-35
  • Range of attending age: all adults 40 to 70
  • No Sunday School – no youth attendance
  • 30-plus years of continuous ministry

Budget for 2016  Est. Expense $57,282.00
  • Included above – part-time pastor housing and compensation $34,000.00
  • United Church has NO outstanding debt obligations
  • United Church has NO parsonage
  • United Church sanctuary is debt-free
  • United Church fellowship hall building is debt-free

Contact: Betty Colston, Search Committee Chairman

Address: 530 S. Highway 89A Kanab UT 84741

Phone: 435-899-0546

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