Ministry Positions

Teen Minister

Posted On: 03/27/14

Position Available: Teen Minister (Grades 9-12)

Reports to: Family Ministry Team Leader

Job Description

1. As part of the Family Ministry team this position will oversee the High School Ministry (Grades 9-12) component

2. Continue developing and casting vision for the high school ministry using Discipleship, Missional Community, and Orange philosophies of ministry. The vision for the high school ministry must correspond with overall church vision.

3. Create and implement outreach programs.

4. Recruit and train adult volunteers. Training will occur at regularly scheduled training sessions.

5. Responsible for programs that will promote discipleship and spiritual growth among the group.

6. Build community with adult volunteers.

7. Build community between students through missional communities and other regularly scheduled programs.

8. Administrate, schedule, communicate with volunteers and publicize effectively.

9. Create and implement a feedback/evaluation process using feedback from volunteer leadership team and the youth.

10. Prepare yearly goals and budget for approval by the eldership and be responsible for its implementation.

11. Work schedule will require flexible hours including evenings and weekends to enable you to be involved in the life of the teens.

Interested persons should:

have a strong Christian character

have leadership qualities

be teachable

be flexible

have a good work ethic

be reliable

be humble

have a proven track record in the areas described above in the job description

Candidates please submit the following:

1. A cover letter.

2. A resume which includes education, experience and references.

Send to: Bruce Rhodes at 

For more information, contact:
Bruce Rhodes
(330) 533-3278

PO Box 53
Greenford, OH 44422

Youth Minister

Posted On: 04/28/14

West Waynesboro Church of Christ is seeking a full time Youth Minister. The Associate/Youth Minister would be expected to serve as a spiritual leader and resource person in administering, leading, developing, and coordinating a comprehensive program of Christian education for all youth. Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that directly correlates to a minimum of an Associate’s degree in Divinity, Ministry, Bible Study, Theology, or other related field of study from an accredited Bible College, University, or Seminary, associated with the Restoration Movement, and/or at least two years of progressively responsible prior experience as a youth minister or assistant of a small to medium sized congregation. Experience preferred, but not required. Salary negotiable, based on experience. Full job description available on request. Please, send resumes to the church via postal mail OR by email to

For more information, contact:
Search Committee

2212 Cortland St
Waynesboro, VA 22980

Youth Minister

Posted On: 05/21/14

Oak Grove Christian Church in Beckley, WV is searching for a fulltime youth minister. Responsibilities will include the planning and oversight of all youth activities up through high school. Housing is included with the position. For more information, please send a resume and cover letter to Steve McGhee, Chairman of the Elders, 273 Oak Grove Road, Beckley, WV 25801. Or you may email to

For more information, contact:
Steve McGhee

273 Oak Grove Road
Beckley, WV 25801

Student Ministry

Posted On: 05/27/14

The Nesconset Christian Church, a vibrant and healthy Long Island church of 225 seeks a full time Student Ministry Pastor.  The student ministry pastor must be someone who emulates the life of Jesus and who the students can see Jesus in the way he lives his life. He gives great attention to his own personal walk with Jesus and displays noticeable evidences of spiritual authenticity.

Among other skills, we seek a person who is able to attract, lead and motivate people to accomplish the work of ministry and has a vision he can’t stop talking about. He also will possess a strong understanding of God’s Word and is bold in his teaching as he challenges students to become more like Jesus.

To inquire about this position please contact Nesconset Christian church at

For more information, contact:

Nesconset, NY

Youth Minister

Posted On: 08/04/14

Christ’s Church (Winterville, NC) is taking resumes for the position of youth minister. We are a church of 400 needing a full-time youth minister to work with young people from 6th to 12th grade.  Those applying must believe in Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior and that the bible is the Word of God.  Candidates should have good organizational and team building skills.   Candidates should have several years of experience and be fully grounded doctrinally in Christian Church doctrine and have a passion for youth ministry. 


Please send resumes to or mail them to Christ’s Church, 745 Davenport Farm Road, Winterville, NC 28590.

For more information, contact:
Tim Turner

745 Davenport Farm Road
Winterville, NC 28590

Youth Minister

Posted On: 08/11/14

Laurel Avenue Church of Christ in Chesapeake, Virginia is seeking a solid, mature,
doctrinally sound Youth Minister. They will consider an upperclassman student for 
the position. Laurel Avenue is a growing church located in the Hampton Roads area of 
Virginia, approximately one hour from Elizabeth City.
The church is looking for a someone who could help restart/rebuild a youth program 
for middle school and high schoolers. They have a solid volunteer staff for the 
preschool/elementary ages. Preference is for someone with a little experience. This is 
a perfect situation for a student to gain practical experience while they are completing 
their formal education. The church owns a very nice 3 bedroom parsonage located next 
to the church for someone needing housing. Salary considerations, job description, and 
other items would be negotiated.
You may find out more about Laurel Avenue Church of Christ on their website: http:// If interested, please contact:
Dr. Blair A. Yager
Laurel Avenue Church of Christ
1126 Laurel Avenue
Chesapeake, VA 23325
Email is:
Phone: 757-373-9016

For more information, contact:
Blair Yager
(757) 373-9016

1126 Laurel Avenue
Chesapeake, VA 23325

Youth Ministry Coodinator

Posted On: 08/18/14

The Youth Ministry Coordinator (YMC) will develop and implement religious ministries for the military children of Naval Air Station Oceana.  

The YMC shall provide all volunteer help and attending youth with spiritual development programs and activities. All programs and/or activities shall have Christ-centered content and be structured so that youth will meet, learn, and grow in spiritual and ethical values, character building, social issues awareness, and life-style choices. Sensitivity and respect for other faith groups shall be maintained.


The YMC’s responsibilities shall include:

·        Children and youth programs (Children: defined herein as K-6th grades and Youth as 7-12)

·        Adult volunteer development and training

·        Parent support group coordination,

·        Planning meetings

·        Reports required by supervising Chaplain

·        Senior high and middle school leadership training

·        Retreats and camps in support of each of the above-named communities, with particular emphasis on children’s ministry.


The YMC will ensure all program activities are coordinated with the Command Chaplain. Funding and location issues will be coordinated with the Director of Chaplains Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO) Mid-Atlantic. Contact information is listed below!  


Bruce J. Wilson

Manager of Recruiting

F-O-R-T-U-N-E Personnel Consultants of Hampton Roads

512 Central Drive, Suite 200

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Cell: 757.773.7315

Fax: 757.502.4104

For more information, contact:
Bruce Wilson
(757) 773-7315


High School and Young Adult Minister

Posted On: 08/28/14


Position Description


SLCC Mission: South Lansing Christian Church helps people write the next chapter in their faith stories by creating environments where they can seek, study and serve God.

Job Title: TBD

Reports to: Senior Minister, primarily, and also the SLCC Elders

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Classification: Clergy – Permanent – Full-time

Hours: 10-12 four-hour blocks per week. (40-48 hours)

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree, minimum

Purpose: Assists ages 15-29 in writing the next chapters of their faith stories.

Description: Responsible for helping high school students and young adults (ages 15-29) write the next chapters in their faith stories.




  • Overseeing Modified, SLCC’s High School Ministry
    • Develops and implements Ministry Action Plan for high school ministry.
    • Recruits, equips and encourages volunteer staff.
    • Plans weekly gatherings and special events together with volunteer staff.
    • Develops student leader team
    • Interacts with students Sunday mornings, at Modified gatherings and throughout the week.
    • Participates with Lansing Area Youth Ministry in planning and participating in area-wide youth group events.
    • Plans trips to CIY, Michigan Statewide Youth Rally, Fusion and other youth events that help students to grow as disciples.
    • Counsels with high school students and parents as needed.
    • Oversees Young Adult Ministry
      • Develops and implements Ministry Action Plan for young adult ministry.
      • Develops a network of small group leaders and assistants.
        • Recruits, equips and encourages small group leaders.
        • Develops a plan for exponential growth within 19-29 year old small groups.
        • Serves on SLCC Discipleship Team
          • Attends regular team meetings and serves as resource for team.
          • Assists discipleship team in developing small group leadership.
          • Assists discipleship team in encouraging new group formation.


  • Serves on the Next Generation team to accomplish the goals of Connect, SLCC’s three-year strategic plan
    • Attends regular meetings
    • Offers input on vision casting for Next Gen team.
    • Serves on the SLCC staff team
      • Attends weekly staff meetings and regular elders’ meetings.
      • Offers creative input with church-wide initiatives.
      • Works with ministerial staff to coordinate Modified teaching series with Adult teaching series, when possible.
      • Assists with other ministerial tasks (preaching, teaching, etc.) on an as needed basis.

      • If interested, please apply online at

South Lansing Christian Church
6300 Aurelius Rd
Lansing, MI 48911

For more information, contact:
(517) 394-3220

6300 Aurelius Rd
Lansing, MI 48911