1. Objective: The primary focus of this position is to shepherd and disciple the youth of New Hope Church. To minister to and with the youth in an effort to see them grow in faith and knowledge of Jesus, and equip them to live out the Great Commission.
2. Description: This position is focused on the youth ministry. The goal is to not only shepherd the youth that are here, but having a mindset to grow the ministry by cultivating genuine relationships with youth in the area, and leading them toward Jesus.
3. Expectations: To love and lead the youth by
Weekly youth gatherings (Outside of Sunday Service)
Quarterly connecting events
Individual discipleship/relationship building
To grow and maintain unity within the church body
Growing and vibrant relationship with Jesus.
Formal education or training
Demonstrate a call to youth ministry
Be a covenant signer of New Hope Church (or become one)
Commitment to moral purity
Work towards Accreditation/Ordination with the C&MA
Must have the ability to identify with the youth at New Hope
Identify relevant issues to the group
Have a gospel centered ministry and focus
Listens well and seeks to understand others
Navigate conversations and situations in a way that keeps you above reproach
Technological skills to give the youth ministry an online footprint
Maintain an authentic and growing walk with Jesus Christ through the ongoing spiritual disciplines of Bible reading, prayer, fasting, and fellowship
Spend time developing relationships with lost people so as to be personally effective in pursuing the Great Commission and helping the church to do the same
Walk with the youth through their day to day life, as a shepherd and a friend
Work with church council to maintain a budget for the youth ministry
It is expected that this position will take 20 hours per week
A one-bedroom parsonage with all utilities included (including internet)
A monthly ministry expense allowance (TBD)
Monthly salary of $1000
About Us: New Hope Church is a healthy growing church. We have seen God moving in some exciting ways over the last year. We have 80-100 people in attendance on Sundays. Our current youth group is 6-10 kids. New Hope is a welcoming church that loves people well. We excel in hospitality, and being real. We are located in Lebanon Oregon. Lebanon is a small town in the Willamette Valley with a population of about 18,000. We are about an hour and a half from the Oregon coast, and an even shorter drive to the mountains. To apply for this position please send a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com
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