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Ministry Architects

Director of Family Ministries

Ministry Architects
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States


Date Posted: 01/13/2017
Categories: Children's Pastor - Family Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral (http://www.stmarkscathedral.net/) in Shreveport, LA, is seeking a full-time Director of Family Ministries. St. Mark’s is an exciting 1300 member congregation with a rich history full of great energy and excitement for the future of family ministry. The Director of Family Ministries oversees and directs the children’s and youth ministries by developing a comprehensive vision for the ministries, supervising the Director of Children’s Formation, and ministering directly to youth (grades 6-12) and their families through Christ centered programs, activities and relationship building. Key responsibilities for the position include:

 

  • Developing and evaluating the short and long term vision for children’s and youth ministries.
  • Recruitment and training of dedicated and faithful teachers and leaders
  • Faith development and growth of children, youth and families through: fellowship, mission, Bible study, relationships, and church involvement.
  • Building and enriching relationships with children, youth, and parents of St. Mark’s.
  • Fostering relationships between children, youth and the congregation as a whole.
  • Taking the ministries out of the church and into the community.

 

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 7-10 years experience in youth ministry, at least a Bachelor’s degree and an exceptional understanding of adolescents and families.   Please submit your resume and cover letter to Laura Addis search@ymarchitects.com.