Church Name: Metro Church of ChristPosition: Youth Minister
Type of Ministry: Youth
Type of Job: Full-time
Job Description: Metro Church of Christ located in Gresham, Oregon is seeking a youth minister to join our staff. We are a growing congregation of approximately 350 members. The primary goal of the youth minister will be to assist families and youth in a lifelong pursuit of Christ. We value a well-balanced program for youth which utilizes both service and activities to win the lost to Christ. In addition, we stress the importance of helping those youth who are Christians to mature in Christ and discover the personal gifts and abilities with which God has blessed them. Other essential duties of the youth minister will include, but not be limited to, the following: develop personal relationships with each member of the youth group through one on one discussions; involve youth in ministry, outreach, and mission projects; involve youth in intergenerational aspects of church, including mentoring younger children as well as being mentored by older members; teach the Bible to our youth and focus on Jesus Christ; support youth in their school setting; develop strong leadership within the youth group; meet with parents to discuss issues related to their youth; develop a strong youth staff; develop an annual budget for the youth ministry; work with the other Metro ministers to develop a strong team to foster spiritual growth and fellowship in the church. Necessary requirements for the position include an associate degree in Youth Ministry (Bachelor’s preferred) and one or more years of experience in Youth Ministry. Appropriate organizational and ministerial experience may be substituted year for year for a degree.
Application Instructions: To apply, please email your cover letter, resume, and references to firstname.lastname@example.orgStreet Address: 1525 NW Division
Zip Code: 97030
Phone Number: 503.667.0773
Contact Name: Shawn McCaughan