Our Director of Student and Family Ministries will have made a prayerful resolution to minister with children, teens, families (and possibly assist with college students depending on his/her age and giftedness). He/She will possess at least a bachelor’s
degree from an accredited college or university in Christian ministry., biblical studies or a similar field. An emphasis on student ministry or children/youth is preferred, though additional experience through other organizations is also considered (such as:
Young Life, CCO, CRU, H2O, Youth Specialties or SYM Events etc. may apply). He/She will have a strong and obvious commitment to Jesus Christ and to the broader Kingdom of God.
He/She must be able to affirm the essential tenants of our Reformed Faith without exception. He/She must believe that the Holy Scriptures are the infallible Word of God. He/She must submit to the Lordship of Jesus Christ and the Session of the local church
and affirm the calling of all Believers to Gospel ministry in their daily lives. The centrality of the Gospel, with Jesus Christ as the one and only means for salvation and reconciliation with God the Father must underpin all areas of ministry and life for
the individual modeling faith and life for our teens in a postmodern world.
The Student and Family Pastor is accountable on a daily basis to the Lead Pastor, and Session of Stow Presbyterian Church. The Session, in accordance with historic presbyterian governance and our governing documents, have final authority over all staff matters
with the Senior Pastor, who is Moderator of the Session.
The position offers competitive salary, medical coverage*, paid vacation, study/continuing education leave and vouchered expenses* (*Denotes negotiated stipends for medical and expenses as a part of an overall salary package). Salary will be commensurate
with education and experience, as approved by the SPC Session. Two weeks paid vacation will be granted and one additional weekend (including a Saturday and Sunday), along with one week of study leave, as approved by the Session and Senior Pastor. The purchase
and use of a computer (preferably Apple) by SPC for official church business will also be provided.
Interested parties should contact Rev. Bob Stanley via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline to apply for the Position is July 24th 2015 at midnight.