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First Baptist Church of Maryville

Pastor to Children

First Baptist Church of Maryville
Maryville, Tennessee, United States

Date Posted: 02/05/2015
Categories: Children's Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

If you love children and their families, have a desire to teach children about Christ, are passionate

about developing relationships, and have a calling to see children and families grow spiritually then

we have a place for you.


FBCM is located the heart of Maryville, TN just outside of the Great Smoky Mountains. The mission of

our church is "Together in Christ, we love God and others." We are currently seeking a full-time Children’s Pastor to be a part of our church family.


FBCM is passionate about finding our unique gifts and using those gifts to serve God and to serve

others. We are on mission to share God’s love in our community and to tell others about Christ. We

strive to teach and grow others as they develop on their spiritual journey.


The Children’s Ministry at FBCM has the privilege of leading children from birth – 6th grade. We are

dedicated to helping these children secure the desire of being life-long followers of Christ. By

teaching truth through God’s Word, leading through example, and inspiring with fun and creative

ideas, staff and volunteer leaders develop meaningful relationships with children and their families

during weekly learning times, children’s worship, mission opportunities and special events.


We are seeking a motivated person who feels called to lead in the Children’s Ministry at FBCM. We

are looking for someone who is naturally connected to children and families, is creative and excited

about Children’s Ministry, and has a deep desire for bringing children to Christ. We desire to find

someone who is called to a ministry, not just a job. Come check us out!


You Will:


 Oversee the growth and development of FBCM Children’s Ministry.

 Plan and execute Children’s Ministry activities with active enthusiasm and excellence.

 Equip and Encourage families at FBCM with opportunities to connect.

 Maintain, Equip, Encourage and communicate the vision of FBCM to Volunteer Leader Base

as they lead in children’s activities.

 Manage budgets and maintain positive and open communication with parents.

 Set the example for kids, staff and volunteers to follow.



 Love children and love being around them. A lot!

 Act silly as much as possible.

 Be energetic and lively while keeping up with very active children


Even More Awesome if you:

 Are an Expert in Children’s games

 Think ice cream is not only for dessert

 Dance and sing like nobody is watching (and does not care if someone is watching!)

 Think fast food is the best ever


You will:

 Make a difference in the lives of children

 Pastor, mentor and disciple our future leaders

 Plant many seeds and reap many blessings