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Lancaster Evangelical Free Church

Director of Children's Ministries

Lancaster Evangelical Free Church
Lititz, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 01/30/2009
Categories: Christian Education
Denominations: Evangelical Free
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Lancaster Evangelical Free Church is an evangelical church in Warwick Twp. In Lancaster County, PA. We are driven by the commandment to make disciples of Jesus Christ. Our vision, then, in the area of children’s ministry is to see children become disciples of Jesus Christ. Our goal is that children will gather, grow and go in age appropriate forums, therefore learning and living God’s mission for them. Average weekly attendance is 281 for children from birth through sixth grade.

This is a newly created position and we’re looking for someone with the ability to form a team, including helping to hire two additional children’s ministries assistants. The ideal applicant should have a love of children, possess strong organizational and leadership abilities, exhibit high energy and enthusiasm for this calling, and be someone who understands the mission and vision of LEFC and who will be a keeper of that vision. The Director of Children’s Ministries will need strong recruitment ability to call forward and inspire volunteers to serve as teachers and leaders. He or she will be responsible for the Sunday education of children through 6th grade, in addition to giving leadership to children’s clubs that meet during the week.

This part-time salaried position (22 to 28 hours per week) will report to the Executive Pastor and serve alongside four other directors of various ministries at LEFC. Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience. We have an excellent office staff of 16 (10 ministry staff and 5 ministry support staff) who truly enjoy each other and enjoy working together to further God’s Kingdom in Lititz and beyond. There is an atmosphere of mutual support and encouragement as each seeks to fulfill God’s calling in their lives.

If you’d like to learn more, visit our website and download a job description and application. Go to the home page and select “Contact Us.” Email your resume and completed application form to