Central is currently looking for a new Associate Pastor
POSITION: ASSOCIATE PASTOR FOR YOUTH AND DISCIPLESHIP
REPORTS TO: SENIOR MINISTER
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Associate Pastor for Youth and Discipleship provides direction and supervision for programming, small groups and discipleship ministries with an emphasis on youth, young adults and families. In addition, the Associate Pastor for Youth and Discipleship supports the ministry of Central Christian Church through preaching, teaching, ministry, outreach and pastoral care in collaboration with the Senior Minister, lay leaders, church staff, pastoral interns and volunteers.
Planning and developing a regular program of discipleship ministries including small groups, programs and activities, special events, and church retreats; recruiting, training and working with volunteers to facilitate programs and events; collaborating with various committees and task forces of the church on matters of ministry; and working with volunteers to coordinate ministries of mission and outreach.
Working directly with the youth, young adults and young families of the church to strengthen faith development and discipleship by planning and leading youth group and family ministry events including regular meetings, outreach, mission trips, and fellowship events.
Preaching once a month, celebrating at the table, and participating in worship in a variety of ways; teaching Sunday school, study groups, and seminars; pastoral calling, visitation, and counseling duties as assigned; and working alongside the Senior Pastor, church staff, and volunteers in shared responsibility for ministry.
- Ordained Minister in good standing
- Master of Divinity from an accredited seminary
- Practical experience in ministry
Email resume to <firstname.lastname@example.org>