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Asbury UMC

Director of Missions

Asbury UMC
Madison, Alabama, United States

Date Posted: 01/02/2013
Categories: Missions/Domestic - Missions/Int.
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Asbury is a church whose identity is best summarized by the three words: Jesus, Prayer, Mission.  As a church of 3,000 it is our desire to love and worship God ompletely; to sacrificially serve others that all may come to know Jesus Christ.  Being on mission with God means that our missions activities are a priority of Asbury and engrained in everything we do.  God's mission in the world is a ministry to the whole person: body, soul and spirit.  Evangelism is an inextricable and vital component of our missions activities.  We incorporate an Acts 1:8 strategy tohave a balance of local, regaional and world-wide missions.  The director works in partnership with both the church staff and all ministries of the church.  The director would oversee a program that in 2012 involved over 1,500 people, 26 short term missions trips; 70 missionary partners, and a budget of $700K.  The ability wo work as part of a team, to delegate, to mentor and grow lay leaders and volunteers, and supervise a team of absolute professionals are all critical.  Holy Spirit led and humble would be appropriate adjectives.  A complete job description will be on our webpage  Please send resume to . Job closing date is January 21st, 2013.