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Milan Baptist Church

Youth Pastor and Worship Leader

Milan Baptist Church
Milan, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 02/05/2014
Categories: Associate Pastor - Music Ministry - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Milan Baptist is a growing, thriving church in the small Midwest town of Milan, located in SE Michigan.  Our worship style consists of expository preaching and blended music with a praise band and choir. At present our Student Ministry (grades 6-12) has a Community Outreach Ministry on Thursday evenings averaging over 100 students, a Student Bible Study on Sunday mornings, and Student Worship on Sunday evenings.  We have over 30 Student Ministry volunteers who are dedicated to reach, teach, and disciple students.  We are looking for someone to lead and shepherd students and their families through a ministry philosophy that mirrors Jesus’ strategy of ministry. In addition to his primary focus as Youth Pastor, we are searching for someone with gifts and talents to support our worship and music ministry.

We are looking for someone that . . .

  • is a passionate follower of Jesus Christ,
  • is above reproach in all areas of life,
  • has a teachable spirit and is committed to be a life-long learner,
  • is married, and has full support of ministry by his spouse,
  • has a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent), preferably from a Bible college or university
  • feels called to a long-time ministry to students,
  • knows how to care for both middle and high school students,
  • has proven to be a leader, is self-motivated, and can create positive momentum in ministry,
  • has experience leading a student ministry,
  • knows how to develop a student led ministry,
  • loves recruiting, training, caring for, and equipping volunteers,
  • values partnering with parents,
  • can establish a close relationship with the students, their families, and be involved with the students’ activities and lives,
  • has experience in leading students and adults in worship.