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Job at BCEFC
A full-time Youth/English Minister is sought to serve in the youth group of the Boulder Chinese Evangelical Free Church in Lafayette, Colorado. The Youth/English Minister reports to the Senior Pastor for spiritual and ministry guidance. Qualified applicants who request to begin the service at part-time capacities will also be considered.
Purpose of Position
To build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive youth ministry (in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission and outreach) while serving as a spiritual leader and role model. The youth minister will help
● Create a Youth Ministry that effectively reaches non-Christian youth. ● Lead students into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. ● Develop within students a Biblical worldview. ● Bring students together for genuine, Christian fellowship. ● Assist parents in the challenging work of raising teenagers who love Jesus.
Roles and Responsibilities
Plan, direct, conduct, and evaluate a comprehensive youth ministry, taking into consideration the spiritual, physical, recreational, social, and psychological development of youth (6th grade and above).
● Help students develop the spiritual disciplines of worship, Bible study, prayer, and living and sharing their faith. ● Preach or arrange for speakers for Sunday English worship services on a weekly basis. ● Oversee and teach at Sunday/weekday Bible studies and small group meetings. ● Plan and coordinate events and activities such as retreats, camps, short mission trips, community service, outreach events/activities, etc. ● Make efforts to be available to youth in a variety of ways (i.e. visitation, times of crisis) ● Relate the youth to the overall life of the church and the church to the needs of its youth ● Keep records of youth participation and manage the youth ministry budget. ● Ensure that safe environment policies are observed in all youth ministry settings
Requirements and Qualifications
● Must have a mature and growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Uphold the expectations of servant leaders in the Scriptures. ● Is expected to maintain integrity beyond reproach through a moral and ethical lifestyle. Must be wise in interactions with students. ● Must have God-honoring relationships with family and friends. Love God’s people, particularly the youth, as evidenced through empathetic, gracious, and patient interactions. ● Profess a vocational calling to full-time ministry. Must be self-motivated and enthusiastic about youth ministry. Happy to put in the time necessary to accomplish goals and tasks, and able to push through challenges. ● Must have graduated or about to graduate from college. Seminary training is a plus. Experience working with youth groups is preferred. ● Must have a doctrinal position that matches the EFCA’s Statement of Faith. ● Applicants that seek long-term relations with the church, are willing to get EFCA pastor license in 5 years, and have an appreciation of Asian-American cultures is preferred.
If interested, please submit the following to Donghua Dai ([email protected])
3 references (name, phone number or email);
Optional materials that may help us to know you more (e.g. ministry calling and/or vision, sermon recording).
Boulder Chinese Evangelical Free Church, located in Lafayette, Colorado, is a small church with great potential for ministry growth. We currently have a Chinese speaking congregation of mostly adults, and an English speaking congregation of mostly youth. We are seeking a full-time Youth/English minister. Qualified applicants who request to begin the service at part-time capacities will also be considered.