Life Church

Associate Youth Director

Life Church
Canton, Michigan, United States


Date Posted: 05/09/2017
Categories: Combo Positions - Young Adult Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Evangelical Covenant
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Associate Youth Director will serve with student ministry team and discipleship team in leading, planning, coordinating and promoting the student ministry and young adults’ at LifeChurch.  The Associate Youth Director will lead in aspects of ministry related to students and young adults knowing and experiencing God together, growing in depth of faith and going into the world to make an eternal impact.  This is a full-time dual role position requiring 40-50 hours per week of paid labor and 3-5 hours per week of volunteer work within the church.

 

Conduct:

Character is, by far, the most important aspect of leadership.  We are a ministry focused on being disciples and making disciples out of our love for God and love for others. Our staff must model this approach to living before we can encourage others to do the same. With this concern in mind, we are committed to providing a ministry in which our students and others can see living examples of a Christ-like life. Not perfect, but pursuing.  Because this is essential to this ministry, we ask our leaders to commit to the following:

 

1. Living a life devoted to the Lord and pursuing humility, holiness, and godliness.

2. Attending and participating in weekly worship, Bible studies and other practices to grow in Christ-likeness.

3. Committing to our church body for fellowship.

4. Pursuing a lifestyle that continually points to Jesus Christ.

5. Seeking unity with Christ, the mission of LifeChurch, the staff and members of LifeChurch.

 

Goals and Growth:

  • Care for your own relationship with Christ.
  • A daily time with God.
  • Meet weekly with the supervising staff members either in one-on-ones or in a staff environment.
  • Participate in annual youth ministry training and planning conference.
  • Taking care of your physical health.
  • Set annual personal and ministry goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, lead and execute a weekly youth group worship experience in partnership with the student ministry team.
  • Preach as part of a team at the weekly youth group worship experience.
  • Planning and executing a weekly, weekend discipleship program for middle and high school students.
  • Plan and execute a summer camps and student summer mission trips annually.
  • Plan and execute an annual high school and middle school retreat.
  • Plan and execute special events such as concerts and missions whenever possible.
  • Plan and execute young adults meetings twice a month.
  • Plan and execute young marrieds meetings once a month.   
  • Recruit, care for and train volunteers.

 

To express an interest in this position please send a resume highlighting the above qualifications with your last name included in the title of that document to Dan.pratt@lifechurchcanton.org

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