This position 1) primarily directs junior and senior high ministries and 2) provides wider ministry leadership opportunities in the church. We seek someone comfortable with a balance of both 'deep and wide' ministries to students (taking students deeper
in discipleship while also passionate about growth by reaching out to inactive and unchurched youth in our community). This person must work well on a team, both with growing adult volunteers and serving within a church staff team.
Also, depending on the skill sets of the Associate, there are wider opportunities lead in ministry, including: assisting in preaching, leading in worship services, working with adult Small Groups and Discipleship, and/or visitation. Saraland UMC is committed
to the historic, evangelical faith grounded in the authority of scripture, within the Wesleyan theological tradition. Applicants should have completed, or nearly completed, a Bachelor's Degree, and advanced ministry degrees are preferred. Also, applicants
should have ministry experience in the local church or campus ministry setting, with strong references.
Saraland UMC is located within Saraland, a growing community in the Gulf Coast city of Mobile, AL. With a growing community, our church is experiencing fresh new faces, new young families, and many new ministry and discipleship opportunties throughout the