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Bethel Family Worship Center

Student Ministries Pastor

Bethel Family Worship Center
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Date Posted: 02/27/2015
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Pentecostal
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

We are accepting resumes for a Student Ministries Pastor (Ages 12-19) who can provide passionate, visionary leadership to students of diverse ethnicity in a metropolitan setting. 

Responsibilities include... 
- Develop a ministry strategy that reflects BFWC's purpose of "Maturing in Christ; Reaching in Love." 
- Implement a discipleship strategy that will help students become grounded in the Scriptures. 
- Lead monthly Youth Services and weekly Small Group programs. 
- Recruit, equip and mobilize a strong group of adult volunteers. 
- Develop student leaders through mentorship. 
- Attend and support student activities (sports, concerts, etc.). 
- Work with area schools and be visible on the campuses where our students attend. 
- Plan and oversee all youth activities (summer camp, retreats, mission trips, service projects, outreach events, outings, etc.) 
- Various duties as part of the pastoral team. 
- Weekly office hours (whatever it takes) 

Qualities we are looking for... 
- Obviously, an authentic, vibrant relationship with Jesus. 
- A calling to minister to students and parents. 
- Good people to connect relationally with students and adults. 
- Self motivated, servant leader with a strong work ethic. 
- Effective communicator of God's Word. 
- Strong to manage a large team of volunteers. 
- Detail oriented with administration, budgets, assigned responsibilities. 
- Creative and media savvy (graphics and video editing skills are a huge plus). 
- Musical ability is a plus. 

Current snapshot of BFWC's Youth Ministry... 
Our Student Ministry is called 3one7. We currently meet on Wednesday nights for discipleship (small groups) during our Mid-Week service. In addition, our students meet once a month for a large youth service that showcases their talents (music, dance, drama, etc.). 

About BFWC... 
Bethel Family Worship Center is a growing church located in Indianapolis, IN..., a metropolitan area; minutes from downtown. We are a diverse congregation that is progressive in terms of worship, outreach and mentorship. Potential candidates need to feel comfortable ministering in a larger city and be able to relate to an urban culture. 

Applications should include resume, family photo, financial expectations, link to audio/video sample of preaching/teaching ministry (or mail a CD and/or DVD), along with a simple video recording (using an iPhone or others simple recording device) of the applicant introducing themselves, their spouse/children and a brief introduction to how they would approach reaching and retaining youth in a metropolitan setting. 


Applicants are encouraged to follow detailed instructions concerning requested items and specific contact to only.