Minister to Children and Youth

Classification: 
Part-time
Company: 
Lebanon United Methodist Church,
236 North Spalding Ave,
Lebanon,
Kentucky
40033
Contact Person: 
Rev. Darren Gillespie
Contact E-mail Address: 
pastorlebanonumc@windstream.net
Contact Phone Number: 
(270) 6922761
Description/Responsibilities: 
Lebanon United Methodist Church is a church in the county seat of Marion County in central Kentucky. Average worship attendance is 220 between two Sunday morning services. Lebanon UMC has a growing children/tween/youth ministry. The MINISTER FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH leads and equips the children and youth ministry teams and gives pastoral care to Children, Tween, Youth, and their Families. Some current activities include: "Wonderful Wednesdays" Sunday Evening Tween/Youth Worship, 2 on going small groups (led by team), monthly PB and J (Peanut Butter and Jesus) outreach ministry, winter blitz, a youth praise team, annual mission trips, etc......
Requirements/Qualifications: 
The Minister for Children and Youth must have gifts and graces for building relationships with Children/Tweens/Youth and their families. He or She must be a responsible Christian role model and spiritual leader for students, parents, and ministry teams. They will need to show evidence of a personal prayer and devotional life and a willingness to learn and grow as a way of improving their abilities. He or She must be a "team player" and "equipper". The Minister for Chidlren and Youth is a staff pastor, and as such represents the church in the community and church activities, and will always be expected to represent the church in a professional, pastoral manner in appearance and behavior.
Application Instructions: 
A job description is available upon request. Applicants may send a resume via e-mail to : pastorlebanonumc@windstream.net . Applicants may also mail a resume to: Lebanon United Methodist Church. 236 North Spalding Ave Lebanon, Ky 40033 attn: Rhonda Tatum (spr chair) Rev. Darren Gillespie (pastor)