Ukirk Journeying with young adults as we follow Christ

456 Spruce Street
Morgantown, West Virginia 26505

First Presbyterian-Morgantown seeks a solo pastor to lead a historic downtown church with a long history of community involvement and engagement, expects participatory, vibrant worship, strong educational leadership, and nurture of members' spiritual growth and care.

Its vision is for a ministry based on Biblical understanding and response to God's call, including student ministry and support, a town/gown relationship with West Virginia University, and a voice in community affairs.

It is a progressive congregation of many ages with a vision for ministry that cares for God's people, prioritizing social justice and inclusiveness, and is lived out through several activities and activisms, including but not limited to the following:

  • Community Pancake Breakfast.
  • Presbyterian Child Development Center.
  • The Harless Center, a faith-based student housing ministry founded by the congregation.
  • Empty Bowls, a community-wide campaign to feed the hungry that was begun by the congregation.
  • Home of many recovery groups.
  • Covenant Network membership.
  • Multiple members who live out their call trying to make the community more inclusive and welcoming.

See MIF No. 09221.AF0

  Church in college town

  John Bolt