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youth pastor/associate pastor

Posted by: Stephen Ambrose

Posted date: Apr-19-2017

Location: Wapakoneta

Full Time Position:
25 hours+ Youth Pastor/15 hours Associate Pastor

Personal, Spiritual, Pastoral Leadership Development:
Maintain and Deepen your spiritual growth
Find Your Mentored & Find Your Growth Partner
o Mentor: Seasoned Youth Pastor/Seasoned Pastor who will build into you
o Growth Partner: Someone who sharpens, encourages, admonishes and pray with you
Attend at least one Spiritual, Leadership or Youth Conference a Year
Weekly/Bi-Weekly Pastoral Meeting
o Prayer/Personal development
o Ensuring the flow and cohesiveness of ministry
o Bi-Annual Pastoral Review/Annual Board Review

Grow the Youth Ministry:
Urgency to Win Souls/Wholes to Jesus Christ
Develop and maintain positive, godly and nurturing relationships
o with teens and their families
Value each teen
Ensure communication flows between you and parents regularly and clearly
Disciple Teens:
o Cultivate a Youth LIFE Group (small group)
o Encourage Sunday morning worship gathering attendance
o Small Discipleship Groups
Develop Junior High/High School Leaders
o Serving in all aspects of wapanaz ministry
Recruit/Develop Youth Leaders
o Build a team of young adults/adults/seniors as your youth ministry team
Develop Wednesday Night Youth Group
Create Fellowship Opportunities:
o Quarterly inexpensive youth events e.g. bowling night/movie night/putt-putt
Mission Opportunities:
o Local: Backyard Nation (our local outreach) and/or separate projects
o State/National:
Plan, Coordinate and Implement a Missions Trip (after the first year)
Promote/Participate in NWO Camps:
o Junior High/High School
Develop Yearly Youth Ministry Goals
o Create Strategies to Achieve the Ministry Goals
o Create a wapanaz Youth Group Identity - Name/Logo
Ensure wapanaz Youth Group remains under the wapanaz mission, vision and core values

Bridge the Community Gap:
Foster community relationships with the area schools/students
Create avenues to funnel teens from the community into wapanaz and from wapanaz into our community

Ensure Smooth Transition: Adventure Cove (Children's Dept) to Teen:
Serve in Pier 252/Treasure Bay (Childrens Church)
o At least once every 4-5 weeks
Recruit Teens to serve in Adventure Cove (Childrens Church)
Encourage/Appear at NWO Pre-Teen Camp

Associate Roles:
Collaborate with senior pastor concerning Community Connection/Church Growth/Discipleship
Collaborate with senior pastor concerning sermon series/seasonal services
Sunday morning:
o Periodically preaching
Periodic Administration
Other Duties to Build and Equip the Body of Christ
Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location Wapakoneta
District Northwestern Ohio
State/Province Ohio
Position Title youth pastor/associate pastor
Position Classification Youth
PositionType Full-time
Deadline for Applications Jun-01-2017
Contact Information
Contact Preference Send resumes by Email only.
First & Last Name Stephen Ambrose
Title senior pastor/lead follower
Email stephen.h.ambrose@gmail.com