Looking for someone who has a passion for sharing the love of God with children and youth. This person must have good organization and communication skills. This person will administer, develop, and implement ministry programs for children from kindergarten to senior high youth that will meet their spiritual, social, and emotional needs while helping them grow in their spiritual lives and develop spiritual disciplines. Send resume via email to office@st.jamespalatka.com, or mail to St. James UMC, 400 Reid St., Palatka, FL 32177.  The church office is open 8-noon, Monday through Friday if you have questions.

About St. James United Methodist Church

St. James United Methodist is 189 years old and located in Palatka. The church is located in the heart of the city and is vital to this community. Palatka is a small town located between two main cities in Florida, Gainesville (University of Florida-Gators) and Jacksonville (home of the football team-Jaguars) and is located on the beautiful St. Johns River. The population is just a little over 10,000 and is the county seat. The town boasts a rich history of taking care of others. Please visit our website (https://www.palatka-fl.gov) to learn more about our beautiful town. Less than an hour away is the oldest city in Florida, St. Augustine, complete with a fort from the civil war. St. Augustine is quite a tourist attraction and is right on the gulf.