Children and Family Neighborhood Missionary

Westwood United Methodist Church,
8640 Epworth Ave,
Contact Person: 
Rev. Dr. Lee Strawhun
Contact E-mail Address:
Contact Phone Number: 
(513) 6613139
Responsibilities: • Establish a presence in one or more apartment complex(s) in year 1 • Work primarily in the WUMC Mission Priority Area as defined as being able to walk to the church facilities. • Establish a children’s ministry through the week with: o Community focus o Zip code/ church focus • Coordinate ‘VBS in a Box’ through summer and expansion into community • Establish a team • Be a Sunday School presence as a teacher or opening person • Participate in worship experiences (This is a pioneer project, an entrepreneur project, an apostle project)
With a growing outreach and steady growth WUMC is seeking an energetic, creative individual with a heart and passion to make non religious children and families excited about being a part of WUMC and knowing Jesus. This individual must have a desire to see children come to know, love and follow Jesus. This is a leadership, equipping and teaching position; therefore ability to teach children and lead adult and youth volunteers is necessary to succeed. Qualifications: • Love children • Love Jesus with proven testimony • Able to work with people, motivate and negotiate for the higher purpose. • Believes in the vision of Westwood United Methodist Church. • Bible background, mission understanding of culture • Willing to work with parents/guardians/community to communicate well for the best interest of children • Able to work in diversity and with other staff members • Strong work ethic and teamwork displayed
Application Instructions: 
Application Process: Go to for application Send resume to or mail to Search Team, Westwood United Methodist Church, 3460 Epworth Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio.45211 Satisfactory background test will be necessary for employment Deadline: December 10, 2012 Employment begins January 2013