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- Youth / Student Ministry
- Children's Ministry
- is Non-denominational
- has an average worship attendance of 130
Job at Immanuel Evangelical Church
We are looking for a full time Youth Pastor who will lead our midweek and weekend children and youth programs with a focus on reaching nonchurched kids and youth with the love of Jesus Christ.
Characteristics Sought in Youth Pastor Candidate
• Works well with children, youth, and adults • Has a passion to bring non-church children and youth into the life of the church • Is a person of prayer • Is a compassionate and caring person, sensitive to others’ needs • Continues to grow in knowledge and skills important to youth ministry • Is able to give biblical counsel with confidence and discretion • Handles conflict effectively and efficiently Experience and Education
• Preferably, has a Youth Ministry-related degree or is working toward that degree (However, experience working with youth will be considered.) • Has experience in leadership roles Job Duties
• Works with Senior Pastor and Christian Education Committee to plan, implement, and evaluate the Youth Ministry Program • Organizes, oversees, and assists Wednesday after-school program for both children’s and youths’ ministries along with other special events such as lock-ins, retreats, etc. • Is effective in organizing, planning, and leading worship, including both traditional and contemporary/multi-media worship • Plans and organizes programs, activities, and meetings • Has a strong commitment to Christian education ministry • Assists in planning and leading Music Camp and Vacation Bible School • Coordinates and implements children’s and youths musical activities • Incorporates teens into an active life of worship • Is active in worship and fellowship life of the congregation
Immanuel Evangelical Church originated in the late 1890s in Needville, Texas. We are a member of the Evangelical Association of Reformed and Congregational Christian Churches (EA). The average weekly attendance is 130 people in worship. Our current staff consists of a senior pastor, interim youth coordinator, office manager, church organist, and Leaps & Bounds (mother’s day out) program director. Our church government consists of a 12-member consistory in which the senior minister and youth pastor are ex-oficio members. In addition to Sunday School for all ages, we offer a midweek program for elementary and junior high and senior high youths. Our church is home to the Leaps & Bounds (mother’s days out) program along with the community food pantry, senior citizens center, and cub scouts. The campus is a flury of activity nearly seven days a week.