Disciples News Service

The Office of the General Minister and President Opens Minister of Compassion / Executive Director of the Week of Compassion Search

The Office of the General Minister and President (OGMP) seeks a dynamic and innovative leader to serve as the Minister of Compassion / Executive Director for Week of Compassion. The new Minister of Compassion will serve as a member of the OGMP staff with primary responsibility to oversee the relief, refugee and development fund of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). As the main avenue for Disciples disaster response giving, Week of Compassion also supports sustainable development and humanitarian projects through denominational and ecumenical partnerships around the world. 

Reporting to the General Minister and President, the Minister of Compassion works directly with the Week of Compassion Committee and has primary oversight for the strategic implementation of the priorities and decisions of the Week of Compassion Committee. The Minister of Compassion serves as the public face of Disciples