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Georgetown Bible Church

Student Ministries and Communication Pastor

Georgetown Bible Church
Hudsonville, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 09/29/2015
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: Bible Church
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Pastor – Student Ministries and Communication


Summary:  Seeking a man, called of God to foster change, motivate and disciple the next generation of students and with the use of technology and media to enhance communication at Georgetown Bible Church.



  • Demonstrates a personal and growing relationship with God, a teachable spirit, and a healthy family life.
  • Demonstrates a personal spiritual life that is parallel with biblical mandates for leaders (1 Timothy 3:1-7)
  • Called to be a Shepherd of the flock and demonstrates servant-leadership
  • Demonstrates to be a self-motivated leader, capable of casting and imparting vision for student ministry, possessing relational skills with students, parents and staff.
  • Demonstrates to be an engaging teacher that demonstrates passion and conviction that is biblical and can abide by the theological separation that is clearly defined in our Doctrinal Statement.



  • Create and execute a long-term vision for the student ministry in accordance with vision at GBC.
  • Administrate and Lead an effective Middle School and High School Youth Program.  Implementing fellowship, worship, biblical teaching, discipleship, evangelism outreach, mission outreach and ministry within the church body.
  • Oversee programs for K-6 grades.
  • Recruit, train and shepherd volunteer youth staff with diverse gifts and personalities
  • Provide counseling and spiritual direction to youth on an individual basis
  • Maintain contact with students and parents; strive to communicate with all regarding upcoming events and strategies.
  • Support parents as necessary, and in accordance with Scripture
  • Seek to integrate youth ministry into all phases of church life to create a culture that is intentionally intergenerational, striving to complement the body of Christ.
  • Participation as needed or requested in the evaluation and development of the overall church body. i.e  hospital calls, emergency situations, weekend on-calls.
  • Oversee and ensure proper use of Technology, Networking, Audio/Video and Media in the church ministries.  i.e. sound room, worship services
  • Other duties may be required



  • Attend worship services
  • Present semi-annual ministry updates and goals for the coming year to the Administrative Elder board
  • Participate in a yearly job performance review
  • Present and Maintain a yearly youth budget
  • Stay current with youth ministry practices by reading and attending youth leadership conferences
  • Preach and teach on occasion in the absence of the Lead Pastor.
  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in related field
  • 2 years of experience in Youth Ministry is preferred
  • Maintains a 45-hour workweek (flexible office hours) – 40 hours plus 5 hours of volunteer time in other areas that God has gifted him.
  • Communicates clearly at every level – Staff, Council, Church, Parents, Students; etc.
  • Resolves disputes and conflict as outlined in God’s Word.  Seeks help from staff as needed.


Other Skills

  • Musical background/ability is preferred
  • Advanced computer/networking abilities is preferred