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Webster Bible Church

Associate Pastor of Youth and Ministry Development

Webster Bible Church
Webster, New York, United States


Date Posted: 07/13/2017
Categories: Associate Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Pastor of Youth and Ministry Development is responsible for providing pastoral over-sight to the youth and for assisting the Senior Pastor and Elders in implementing the vision of the church at all levels of ministry in a responsible, strategic, and effective manner.

 

In Relation to the Senior Pastor and Board of Elders

  • Recruit, train, and deploy leaders who implement the vision of Webster Bible Church, particularly in our ministries to students and children.
  • Assist with visitation, administration, and other general pastoral duties.
  • Participate in all required meetings and submit reports as requested (e.g. monthly report to the Board of Elders).

 

In Relation to the Congregation

  • Provide pastoral leadership for all student ministries (middle-school through college), particularly in the areas of Bible teaching and discipleship.
  • Communicate regularly with parents about what is happening in student ministries, while also pursuing opportunities to equip and encourage parents in their roles as the primary mentors of their children.
  • Provide leadership coaching and training in ministry.
  • Maintain a balanced approach in ministry between inward and outward growth (inward in terms of sanctification, outward in terms of gospel outreach).  
  • Encourage and promote broad member involvement in the ministries of the church so as to foster strong, gospel-centered relationships. 
  • Provide strategic leadership in gospel outreach so that the congregation recognizes that evangelism and missions are essential to full-orbed discipleship.

 

In Relation to Preaching and Teaching

  • Participate in the preaching rotation as requested by the Senior Pastor.
  • Contribute to teaching at other WBC ministries as deemed strategically warranted.
  • Work with the educational ministry leaders of the church to select the best biblical curriculum, particularly in the area of student/children’s ministries.

 

The Associate Pastor of Youth and Ministry Development is directly accountable to the Senior Pastor.  He must have a submissive and teachable spirit, a joyful disposition, and team approach to ministry.  He is a faithful servant of the Lord Jesus Christ, called to the gospel ministry, who complies with the Constitution and By-laws of Webster Bible Church.