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Williamsport United Methodist Church - Pastor Resume Example

Paisley Bryant
XX XXXXXXXX XX, Falling Waters, WV 25419
Professional Summary
I am an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church with 18 years experience. I have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, along with motivation and a track record of thinking outside the box. I am excited about sharing the gospel to a new generation and I seek to increase my knowledge and skill at doing just that. To that end, I seek admission to Wesley Theological Seminary and your Church Leadership Excellence Doctor of Ministry Track.
  • conflict management
  • religious education
  • musicality
  • interpersonal skills
  • administration
Pastor Jul 2008Present Williamsport United Methodist Church Williamsport, Md
  • Directing multiple staff and volunteers
  • Administering sacramental and missional activities
  • counseling and pastoral care
  • Administrative duties according to conference and local church needs
  • Weekly preaching and teaching
  • leading visioning and church growth retreats yearly
  • conference and district leadership duties
  • long and short term small group direction
  • developing spiritual gifts in others
  • other duties as they are revealed to make disciples for the transformation of the world
Pastor Jul 2002Jun 2008 Prospect/Marvin United Methodist Church Mt Airy, Md
  • pastor of two point charge
  • leading and recruiting of volunteers
  • weekly preaching and teaching
  • administrative tasks required by conference and local church
  • pastoral care and counseling
  • administering sacramental and missional activities
  • long and short term small group direction
  • exploration of spiritual gifts in others
  • participation in ecumenical and denominational clusters and ministeriums
  • other tasks as revealed to make disciples for the transformation of the world
Student Pastor Jul 1996Jun 2002 Lewistown United Methodist Church Thurmont, Md
  • weekly preaching and teaching
  • administering the sacraments
  • administrative tasks as required by the conference and local church
  • long and short term small group direction
  • attendance at Wesley Theological Seminary for weekly classes for education
  • pastoral care and counseling
  • other tasks as revealed to make disciples for the transformation of the world
Director Of Music May 1992Jun 1996 Opequon Presbyterian Church Winchester , VA
  • directing the adult and children's choirs weekly
  • weekly rehearsals of same
  • planning liturgical music for weekly services
  • choir retreats yearly
  • coordination with pastor for special and themed worship
  • oversight of organist and volunteers
  • other duties as assigned by the pastor
Manager Sep 1991Apr 1996 Crusiers Restaurant Winchester, VA
  • oversee employees
  • direct operations for food service preparation and distribution
  • duties relating to product ordering
  • duties relating to employee scheduling
  • day to day operation of the restaurant
Choir Director Sep 1987May 1991 Washington Square United Methodist Church Hagerstown, Md
  • weekly choir rehearsals and worship services
  • liturgical music planning alongside the pastor
  • directing special music and cantatas when required
  • other tasks as directed by the pastor
sales associate Aug 1986May 1990 High's Dairy Stores Winchester, VA
  • stocking shelves
  • customer service
  • opening and closing paperwork
  • financial transactions
  • cleaning and sanitizing the work space
Master Of Divinity May 2003 Wesley Theological Seminary Washington, DC
Bachelor of Music : Voice May 1990 Shenandoah University Winchester, VA
High School Diploma May 1985 Hedgesville High School Hedgesville, WV
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Previous Companies:

  • Williamsport United Methodist Church
  • Prospect
  • Marvin United Methodist Church

Previous Job Positions:

  • Pastor
  • Student Pastor
  • Director Of Music
  • Manager
  • Choir Director


  • Wesley Theological Seminary
  • Shenandoah University
  • Hedgesville High School

Level of Education:

  • Master Of Divinity
  • Bachelor of Music
  • High School Diploma

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