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The Diocese of Albany is One Church fulfilling the Great Commandment and the Great Commission, moving from membership to discipleship; equipping, emboldening, and sending disciples to make disciples.

Christ the King Spiritual Life Center Seeks Executive Director

Christ the King Spiritual Life Center, a ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany, is seeking an Executive Director. The deadline to apply has been extended to March 24, 2017. You may download the full job posting here.

The job posting is as follows:

Who We Are

Christ the King Center (CtK) is a ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany located in Greenwich, New York. The Center houses a Christian healing prayer center, retreat and conference center, theological library with over 20,000 volumes, youth summer camp, day care center, after school program and various religious, theological, and environmental education programs. CtK is located on 430 acres in the rolling hills of Washington County with miles of hiking trails and a view of the Green Mountains of Vermont.

Mission of Christ the King Center

Christ the King Center equips Disciples to make Disciples for the Kingdom of God by ministering to the heart, mind, body and soul of people of all ages through Christ-centered prayer, Biblical teaching, and genuine hospitality, sharing Jesus' love and healing grace in a beautiful, Holy Spirit-filled setting.

Position Description

The Executive Director oversees all ministries and operations of the Center including program planning, financial planning and management, human resource management, marketing, development, fund raising, and strategic planning. The ministries of the Center include healing prayer, group and individual retreats, youth ministry (including summer camp, daycare and an after school program), worship services, religious and secular conferences, lodging and dining, and educational programing. The Executive Director reports to the Bishop and the Center's Board.


  • Must be a Christian with beliefs aligned with traditional, orthodox Christian values and the Canons of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany. Affiliation with the Episcopal Church/Anglican Communion is desired.
  • Record of proven leadership and management success. Leadership experience in non-profit organizations is desired.
  • Effective communicator, both oral and written, with superiors, subordinates and peers.
  • Must live on site (housing provided) to provide appropriate supervision and oversight of activities.
  • Collaborative management style which fosters personal responsibility and staff development while growing the ministries of CtK.


  • Guide the Center's ministry managers in developing and marketing effective programs to advance each ministry's objectives within the context of our mission to serve both the diocese and the wider church.
  • In collaboration with the Diocesan Accounting Manager and ministry managers, develop and manage a comprehensive budget of planned income and expenditures by department.
  • Oversee recruiting, hiring, training and ensure effective management of all Center staff.
  • Oversee an effective program of marketing and development to support the long term health and viability of CtK.
  • Develop and implement both a short-term (one to three year) and a long-term (five to ten year) strategic plan for CtK in collaboration with the Bishop and the Center's Board.


Compensation is commensurate with experience. Housing and utilities are provided as well as health insurance and other added benefits. Deadline for applications is March 24th, 2017. Please contact Elizabeth Strickland at estrickland@albanydiocese.org or 518-692-3350 x504.

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Upcoming Events

Chapel Dedication

St. Patrick's Chapel at Oaks of Righteousness
Date: Friday, March 17th (The Feast of St. Patrick)
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Open House
    6:30 p.m. Procession
    7:00 p.m. Dedication
Place: Oaks of Righteousness Ministry
3027 6th Ave.
Troy, NY 12180


Fr. Jacob Evans, Rector
Date: Sunday, March 19th
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Place: St. Matthew's, Latham

Chrism Masses

Cathedral of All Saints
Date: Monday, April 10th
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: Cathedral of All Saints, 62 S. Swan St., Albany NY 12210

St. James'
Date: Tuesday, April 11th
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: St. James', 305 Main Street, Oneonta, NY 13820

St. Thomas'
Date: Wednesday, April 12th
Time: Noon
Place: St. Thomas', 8 Brentwood Ave, Tupper Lake, NY 12986

149th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany

Date: Friday, June 9th - Sunday, June 11th
Place: Camp of the Woods

For more information, click here.

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Upcoming Bishop's


        St. Paul's,

        Church of the Redeemer,


        Christ Church,

        St. John's,

        St. Paul's,


        St. Paul's,

        St. John's,
        St. Peter's,

        St. James',
        Ausable Forks

        Church of the Redeemer,




       Christ Church,

        St. Luke the
        Beloved Physician,
        Saranac Lake

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