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Crossbridge Community Church

Youth/Worship Pastor

Crossbridge Community Church
Swedesboro, New Jersey, United States

Date Posted: 07/28/2016
Categories: Music Ministry - Worship Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Christian Missionary Alliance
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Crossbridge is a growing portable church in one of the fastest growing areas in New Jersey right outside of Philedelphia. We are looking for someone who is passionate abouth taking our youth and worship ministries to the next level. Below are the specifics to the role: 


I. Specific Ministry Directives

   A. Leading Youth Ministry -

Oversee the ministry and outreach to secondary school students in grades 6 – 12. Working with and releasing a volunteer team to help facilitate youth group, weekly small groups, and regular outreach & service opportunities.


   B. Leading in Worshipping & Planning Worship Experiences

Work with pastor/preaching team, staff, music team, and media team to put together a relevant service, with elements that fit the theme for the day and call the congregation to worship via invitation and demonstration. Conduct appropriate practices, having all necessary resources to team members by previously agreed upon deadlines, and leading as a model worshipper with joy, passion, and transparency.


   C. Preaching

Being a part of our preaching team, helping to develop appropriate sermon series, and preaching 5 to 8 times a year.


II. Expectations

   A. Youth Ministry

-Creating a youth ministry environment where teens (churched & unchurched) are welcomed, included, and developed in their faith.

-Recruit, train, & work alongside a volunteer team (teaching, games, worship, & events)

-Connect with Metro.Youth and youth ministry mentor.

   B. Worship Planning

-Plan at least month ahead with preaching and music team regarding relevant songs. -Songs, chord sheets, etc.

-Have everything in Elvanto by 15th of the month prior
-Weekly Practices to best accommodate songs planned for current month.
-Arrive at church by 8:45am for practice, finish by 10:00 review, start service at 10:30


III. Other

Time Required: 40 hours a week
Monthly Mentor meeting with local/regional worship/youth leaders Direct Report: Responsible to Lead Pastor.
Weekly Sabbath & Personal retreats (planned weeks/months ahead)