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First United Methodist Church Gainesville

Minsiter of Discipleship

First United Methodist Church Gainesville
Gainesville, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 11/14/2016
Categories: Christian Education
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Gainesville First UMC located northeast of Atlanta, is seeking an energetic and experienced Minister of Discipleship. This full-time position will be responsible for overseeing the planning, implementation and evaluation of the spiritual growth ministry for children, students and adults at Gainesville First United Methodist Church. The major objective will be to implement and maintain an active and growing “cradle to grave” discipleship and spiritual growth ministry within the church structure.

This position requires a self-motivated individual who has a dynamic personality and has a passion for growing children, students and adults in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Must have experience in leading effective discipleship ministries. It is equally important for this person to carry the vision of GFUMC’s Discipleship Ministry and to keep the GFUMC Discipleship Ministry on the “cutting edge” of effective ministry.

To perform the job effectively, an individual must have a clear understanding of Wesleyan theology, a working knowledge of the United Methodist Church, a flexible and team player attitude, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work with all ages within the church and community. Leadership training and team building skills are desirable.


Resumes will be received through December 1. Send resume and cover letter to