Children's PastorPosted by: Stephen Zirkle
Posted date: Aug-20-2019
Location: Somerset, PA
Somerset Nazarene is right next door to the city park! We are looking for a missional individual to lead, teach and support a growing children's ministry. The inidividual must be able to communicate efffectively working closely with children, their parents, volunteers and the pastor. The individual must be creative working with new ideas to reach a community of children around the church.
CHILDREN’S MINISTRY RESPONSIBILITIES:
--Administrate, analyze and evaluate the needs of the children’s ministry.--Organize and assist in providing a program to meet needs of the children’s ministry.
--Help to assure that the children’s ministry maintains a balanced program of spiritual, physical, and social growth.
--Assist Church Board in establishing and maintaining Ministry Safe policy.
--Be acquainted with personal lives of the young people.
--Be aware of current child/youth development and culture.
--Foster open communication with parents/guardians.
--Give leadership to recruitment of volunteers.
--Provide regular training for the volunteer workers.
--Give leadership to all outreach and evangelism efforts with children.
--Assist in planning and conducting children’s events (i.e. short-term missions trips, outings, quizzing events, service projects, Vacation Bible School, camps, etc.).
--Assist in the development of regular events throughout the year to minister to families with children.
--Implement a philosophy of ministry that maintains a balance of outreach (win the lost), growth (build believers), and equipping (equip workers) with the goal of making disciples.
--Assure training and regular involvement of children in church ministry.