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Radiant Church

Family/Children's Pastor

Radiant Church
Colorado Springs , Colorado, United States

Date Posted: 01/14/2015
Categories: Children's Pastor - Family Pastor
Denominations: Assemblies of God
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



Position:  Family/Children's Pastor


Worship Style – Contemporary /Five Sunday morning services /Three Campuses


Denomination – Assemblies of God


Church size – 1,650


Radiant Church - Colorado Springs, CO is a Spirit-filled church with practical teaching and a modern worship style. Our weekend services are energetic, engaging and fun. Teaching is Biblically rich and application heavy. The mission of Radiant is to honor God by growing a community of passionate followers of Jesus Christ who impact their world.





The Radiant Church Family Pastor will oversee ministry for children from newborn to young adult and coordinate the transitions between each age ministry while bringing alignment with the overall values, vision and direction of Radiant Church. As the children’s pastor he or she will create weekly worship services that are Biblical, fun and allow kid’s to encounter Jesus. As the Family Pastor he or she will come alongside of parents to equip and empower them to be the primary disciple-makers at home; in order to raise passionate followers of Jesus Christ who impact their world. The church is structured to provide an excellent base for recruiting, training and releasing lay leaders. The Family Ministry approach must be structured to recruit, train, equip and release others to lead at home and in every area of Family Ministry from birth – college. 




Core Competencies:

   •     Gifted leadership and communication skills (on and off the platform)

   •     Highly relational (caring and personable on an individual level)

   •     Flexible and able to adapt in a changing environment

   •     Disciplined, innovative, and creative

   •     Able to be highly engaging as a leader of families

   •     Able to develop a team-oriented culture through training, mentoring, and teaching

  •  Able to motivate and equip parents to effectively disciple their         children at home.

   •     Experienced in leading a dynamic kids ministry (preferably in a multisite church)

   •     Committed to and aligned with the Mission, Vision and Values of Radiant Church



Provides Oversight To:

   •     Existing and future families

   •     Children’s ministry part time directors, All volunteers

   •     Youth Pastor and Young Adults director



Core Responsibilities:

   •     Provide overall leadership to the Children’s Ministry staff and volunteers

   •     Lead the structure and design of children’s weekend services in a team environment

   •     Facilitate creative children’s and family events

   •     Function as both an administrator and “the face” of the ministry to kids and parents

   •     Recruit and empower a healthy, effective volunteer team of parents and teens

   •     Realistically equip parents to be involved in the spiritual formation of their child

   •     Build a family culture that is continually attracting new kids and families

   •     Produce outreach-oriented events that are strategic to the overall vision and mission of the church

   •     Develop a strategic plan in alignment with the overall church mission, vision, values, and strategies

   •     Oversee adjustment and implementation of an effective, long-term budget



Compensation Package:

   •     Salary-range above the national average, with a full range of benefits including full family health and retirement.




To find out more about Radiant Church - Colorado Springs CO. Please refer to the Church web site at to learn more about their beliefs, vision, values, and the many other ministries of the church.