Mt. Airy Presbyterian Church is currently looking for a part-time Stated Supply Pastor. The
pastor would provide a balanced ministry of preaching, teaching, pastoral care,
and organizational leadership to its congregation. The church is situated in a beautiful, rural
country setting. We are a small
congregation looking to hear God’s Word in worship, to sing both contemporary
and beloved standard hymns, and to teach our children and adults God’s
ways. We are a family; we are God’s
The length of service would be based on a
part-time weekly schedule for a period of one year, with the option to renew on an annual basis.
The selected pastor would provide a balanced
ministry to the congregation in the following areas: Leadership, Program
Coordination, Pastoral Care and Administration.
All interested parties should mail or email
Personal Information Forms and/or resumes to John Williamson, Clerk of Session,
using the church's mailing address or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Organist & Choir Director Patricia Masterson
Pat has been the Organist/Director of Music at Mt. Airy since the late 1970s. Prior to being back in her "home" church, she was organist/choir director at 2nd Reformed church in Somerville NJ for three years, and in Pittsford NY (Lutheran) and Newark NY (Methodist) just after college.
Pat graduated from Oberlin College (conservatory) with a BA in Music Education. She has taught music K - 12 in various schools in NY and NJ for 25 years, retiring in 1999. She has taken graduate courses at Ithaca College and Westminster Choir College, as well as seminars at Boston University.
Pat was fortunate to spend three years in Salzburg, Austria, one year as an undergraduate with her Junior Class from Oberlin, and two post graduate years, where she was able to study Organ, German, Fine Arts, Rhythmic Gymnastics, travel extensively, ski a lot, and sing in several different choirs.
Pat has led the Worship and Music Committee for many years at Mt. Airy.
Pat was married to the late Frank Masterson of Lambertville. Pat has two children and five grandchildren, and she continues to live in the village of Mt. Airy.